Amazon Prime Exclusive phones scrap the lockscreen ads (and raises prices)

When Amazon launched its Prime Exclusive Phones program in 2016, the proposition was pretty straightforward: Amazon Prime members could save some money on a carrier unlocked smartphone if they were willing to put up with ads on the lockscreen and home screen. Starting February 7th, the deal will get a little better… sort of: Amazon […]

Nokia 6 is available for $180 (for Amazon Prime members… plus more Prime exclusive phones)

As promised, the Nokia 6 smartphone is up for pre-order from Amazon for $230. But it turns out there’s also a cheaper option. Amazon has added the Nokia 6 to its Prime Exclusive line of smartphones, allowing you to save up to $80 by purchasing a phone with ads on the lock screen. That brings […]

BLU R1 Plus smartphone coming soon (possibly another Amazon Prime Exclusive)

The BLU R1 HD is a cheap smartphone that probably wouldn’t have gotten much attention when it launched the summer if it weren’t for a deal that made it really cheap: as an Amazon Prime Exclusive smartphone, you could buy one for as little as $50. For that price, you get a phone with a 5 […]

Amazon adds $100 Moto G4 Play to Prime Exclusive lineup

The Motorola Moto G4 Play is a 5 inch smartphone with a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor, 2GB of RAM, and 16GB of storage. First unveiled a few months ago, the phone is basically a smaller, cheaper, less powerful version of the Moto G4. And now it’s available from Amazon for $100 and up. Amazon has […]

You can remove the ads from Amazon’s Prime Exclusive Moto G4 (or pay $50 more to just get the ad-free version) Update: Blu R1 HD too

Amazon recently started offering Prime Exclusive Phones which are basically regular smartphones that are sold for $50 off their list price… and which come with ads that are displayed on the lock screen and in the notification tray. They also come bundled with a bunch of Amazon apps including the Amazon shopping, Kindle, Video, and […]