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Amazon Prime Exclusive Phones program brings massive discounts on smartphones

28 June 2017 4

Amazon is offering up to $80 discount on some phones but only if you’re willing to avail this offer in exchange for lock screen ads. Amazon categorizes these phones under its “Prime Exclusive Phones” program that already includes Blu R1 HD, and Moto G Play like smartphones for under $100. Amazon now adds 5 new smartphones under this program, hence giving you more options to choose from. These five phones added to the Prime Exclusive Phone program comes from Alcatel, Nokia, and Motorola.

This is a tempting budget offer if you are ready to deal with the ads that will pop up on the lock screen of these phones. Also, all the phones are bundled with some added perks. These include unlimited access to Prime movies and TV shows, Prime Music, Prime Photos storage, deals, and more with a pre-installed selection of Amazon apps

Let’s dive into the list of new smartphones that Amazon is adding to its Prime Exclusive Phones program.

Nokia 6

First up, we have the latest phone Nokia 6, which got its announcement for the US users recently. If you have no problem in seeing some ads popping up on your newly bought Nokia 6 smartphone then this is a deal for you. Amazon’s Prime program lets you buy the device at a discount of $50 in exchange for ads. Thus bringing the actual price, which is $229.99 down to $179.99 straight, hence making it a perfect option to buy under $200.

Nokia 6 wraps in a beautiful metal body and it features a 5.5-inch 1080p screen, fingerprint scanner, and runs on Android 7.1. Here is the full set of specifications

  • 5.5-inch (1920 x 1080 pixels) 2.5D curved glass display
  • Octa-Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 430
  • Adreno 505 GPU
  • 32GB internal memory, expandable memory up to 128GB with microSD
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
  • 16MP rear camera with dual-tone LED flash, PDAF, 1.0um sensor, f/2.0 aperture
  • 8MP front-facing camera, 1.12um sensor, f/2.0 aperture, 84˚ wide-angle lens
  • 4G LTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.1, GPS, USB OTG
  • 3000mAh built-in battery
Moto E4

Moto E4 that has an original price tag of $129.99 is now coming at a discount of $30. Moto E4 is already on the budget side and this Prime Exclusive offer makes it even more affordable. The device is compatible with AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint, and Verizon networks.

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD display
  • 1.3 GHz quad-core MediaTek MT6737M 64-bit processor
  • Mali-T720 GPU
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB internal memory, expandable memory with microSD
  • Dual SIM
  • Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
  • 8MP rear camera with LED Flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera with LED flash​
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 a/b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.2, GPS, NFC (optional)
  • 2800mAh battery
Alcatel Idol 5S

The most expensive of this bunch has received the big discount too. Alcatel Idol 5S regularly priced at $279.99, but with Amazon's Prime offer puts $80 off and hence the device now costs $199.99. The phone works with AT&T and T-Mobile, with Sprint and Verizon support coming "later this summer."

  • 5.2” full HD (1080p) display with metal and 2.5D glass design
  • 2.0 GHz Qualcomm Snapdragon 625 octa-core processor,
  • 3 GB of RAM
  • 32 GB internal memory with the option to add up to 512 GB of microSD expandable memory
  • 12 MP rear-facing camera
  • 8 MP front-facing camera with video stabilization for high-quality photos and videos
  • Built-in fingerprint sensor
  • Android 7.1 Nougat

Buy Alcatel Idol 5S from Amazon

Amazon A50

Alcatel A50 gets the $50 discount from the Amazon Prime Exclusive offers Program. The device gets $50 off at its regular price, $149.99, hence it's now priced at $99.99 with Amazon's ads. The device is compatible with AT&T and T-Mobile networks.

  • 5.2” HD screen to enjoy your videos and pictures
  • 1.5 GHz quad-core processor
  • 2 GB of RAM
  • 16 GB of internal memory, expandable up to 128 GB using microSD card
  • 13 MP rear-facing camera
  • 5 MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • Custom back cover with flashing LED lights sold separately
  • Android 7.0 Nougat
  • 2800mAH battery

Buy Alcatel A50 from Amazon

Alcatel A30 Plus

This Alcatel phone gets $50 off and now it's priced at $79.99 from Amazon offer. It's compatible with AT&T and T-Mobile networks (Verizon coming this summer).

  • 5.5-inch HD Display with Wide Viewing Angle and a great front-facing speaker with clear sound
  • 1.5 GHz quad-core processor
  • 2 GB of RAM
  • 16 GB of internal memory expandable up to 32 GB using microSD
  • 13 MP rear-facing camera with HDR, flash, HD video capture
  • 5 MP wide-angle front-facing camera with LED flash
  • Android 7.0 Nougat

Buy Alcatel A30 Plus from Amazon

So, these were the new phones added to the Prime Exclusive offers from Amazon. These are now up for pre-orders. You can also choose from older devices, take a look at all the phones.

The Nokia 6, Alcatel IDOL 5S, Alcatel A50, Alcatel A30 PLUS, and Moto E4 can be pre-ordered starting today. Moto E4 will begin shipping on June 30 and the Nokia 6, Alcatel IDOL 5S, Alcatel A50, and Alcatel A30 PLUS will begin shipping on July 10,

  • The Motorola Moto E4 isn't still available online. To be notified when it becomse available click here.
  • The Nokia 6 isn't still available online. To be notified when it becomse available click here.



Amazon Prime Exclusive Phones program brings massive discounts on smartphones
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