Ever since its release in the US, Samsung's latest flagship; the Galaxy S6 was available for purchase only in carrier-locked editions. Hence, users had to mandatorily subscribe to a particular carrier's wireless network service to buy the smartphone.
But now, people in the US can purchase the carrier-unlocked version of the handset on eBay, which is offering the 4G LTE Galaxy S6 edition for $630 (£410).
According to an eBay listing, users can purchase the unlocked Samsung Galaxy S6 32GB variant (bearing model number G920F), which will be shipped free of cost to customers, all over the US apart from Florida.
The device is available in black and white colour variants.
Earlier, eBay had listed the device for a limited time, but it was priced at $699. This was the SM-G920i variant that, according to the e-tailer, worked fine on both AT&T and T-Mobile LTE. The phone supports LTE bands 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, 8, 12, 17. And it supported both carrier's HSPA frequencies, Droidlife had reported.
Key technical specifications of the Samsung Galaxy S6:
- 5.1in Super Amoled capacitive display
- Android 5.0.2 Lollipop operating platform; out of the box
- 16MP rear camera
- 5MP front camera
- 3GB RAM
- 32/64/128GB fixed internal storage variants available
- 4G LTE, HSPA, Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi and microUSB connectivity
- Fixed 2550 mAh Li-Ion battery.