5 Things to Expect From an Amazon Smartphone: Wireless Plan Deal
Amazon has a history of cutting deals with carriers when it introduces wireless products. Buyers of 3G-enabled Kindles enjoyed free 3G connectivity — all the better for buying e-books through Amazon.com — while Kindle Fire tablet owners were offered cheap yearly cellular data plans.
Current Amazon LTE partners include AT&T (T) and Verizon (V). It’s not a stretch to imagine an Amazon smartphone coming with some sort of sweetheart deal from one of these carriers, including cheap data.
All part of Amazon’s strategy to eat some expenses in the name of making buying stuff from Amazon even easier.