OnePlus has launched its new range of TVs amidst much fanfare or at least much of it can happen in the virtual world of online launches. Prior to the launch, it was business as usual for the Chinese brand as it is before it unveils a new product. Numerous leaks, bits of information shared by the company executives among other things. The one thing almost everyone was betting on was that the brand will not have the same pricing strategy as its maiden TV launch in 2019. OnePlus seems to have realised that it’s the price that matters the most and a vast majority of consumers in India look for the value proposition. Something that Xiaomi learnt very well and perhaps that’s why didn’t face the problem. And now Realme too is following it to the T. The first OnePlus TV was launched at a starting price of Rs 69,999 and cost as much as Rs 99,999. Now, it might have had all the bells and whistles but then the company is still new in the premium segment which is ruled by … [Read more...] about OnePlus’ new TV gets the price ‘nice’
Asking price vs offer
Today, 2K Games revealed that the Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 versions of NBA 2K21 will cost $70, which is $10 more than the average $60 release price for the current generation of console games. It's also increasingly unlikely that 2K Games will be the only publisher to raise prices as the next generation arrives. … [Read more...] about More game publishers are reportedly considering raising prices for Xbox Series X and PS5 games
Because the initial buzz around these phones has been almost universally positive—and because these are the first Pixels to be sold through carriers besides Verizon—we've put together a quick roundup of the various deals retailers and carriers are offering alongside the Pixel 3A on launch week. It still makes sense to wait to see if any unforeseen issues pop up with the device—we'll be publishing our own review in the coming weeks. But if you're already sold on what Google is pitching, there are a few solid deals out there that could make some stores a better purchasing option than others. Note: Ars Technica may earn compensation for sales from links on this post through affiliate programs. … [Read more...] about Dealmaster: There’s a bunch of special offers for the new Google Pixel 3A
Amazon makes its money not from the sale of its devices, but rather the hook into its ecosystem of products and services. The company (rightly) figures that if it gets as many devices as possible into the hands of its customers at a low price, they are far more likely to continue consuming Amazon's content and ordering products from the e-commerce giant. … [Read more...] about What are Kindle and Fire Tablet Special Offers?
What makes this Hulu service so interesting is that traditional cable companies like Comcast and Time Warner Cable are customers of Disney, Fox, and other TV networks. By licensing live content out to a digital service, Disney and Fox would essentially be competing with its biggest customers. This move only underlines how the cable industry is struggling to offer options for everyone that combine the best content with the best prices and meet the needs of those consumers who are watching more video online than ever before. … [Read more...] about Disney and Fox may offer digital TV bundle through Hulu for $40 per month