Yes, this isn’t a joke, someone did “professionally microwave” the Samsung Galaxy S3 and now the person is attempting to get sell the resulting “crispy and crunchy” smartphone meld on eBay for a one time fee of $2,012.
In case you’re looking to buy an Android flagship handset this year, and you haven’t had the chance to upgrade yet, you may want to check out a special Galaxy S3 deal today.
This year’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping sprees are behind us, but that doesn’t mean we’re done seeing some great deals on new Android devices.
If you’ve thought about or tried to buy a Nexus 4, you already know this is a challenge greater than surviving in the wild for a week Bear Grylls-style. Both Google’s Play Store and T-Mobile have had severe supply and demand issues that have led to the phone’s stocks getting wiped out hours after being put up for grabs several times.
There’s a lot of Apple hate going on in the comments section of our website (sometimes justified, sometimes not as much), but if there’s one thing fanboys, Android enthusiasts and neutral tech lovers can’t deny is Cupertino’s ability of turning everything it touches into gold.
According to eBay and PayPal (a subsidiary of eBay), Thanksgiving 2012 brought a 2.5-fold in the global volume of mobile transactions over the same day of 2011. Also, the number of customers that used tablets or smartphones to shop this Thanksgiving was 164% higher than last year.
Today, November 13 is the launch day of the LG Nexus 4. And on that note, we are either seeing a case of great demand or limited inventory. But regardless of the reason, the handset is quickly selling out and in turn finding its way to eBay in the form of overpriced listings.
Looking for a deal on a new smartphone? Until December 9th, you can get 25% off any smartphone on Best Buy Mobile’s eBay site with a new 2-year agreement. This is an excellent way for people to get the latest smartphones that haven’t yet dropped in price, like the new Galaxy Note II.
We have just shown you an interesting Black Friday Android deal – that $0.96 Galaxy S3 offer from Sam’s Club – but in order to get it you’ll have to wait for November 23 and walk into a store to secure your unit, as online orders won’t be available.
The Samsung Galaxy Note 2 is on eBay’s Daily Deals for today at the awesome price for $579, making this deal almost $75 less than other inexpensive finds.