Samsung has reduced the prices of smartphones in Russia, “given the recent correction of the exchange”. This was reported by Agency RG the spokesman of the South Korean company.
Under the action are the flagship models of the company, such as Samsung Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge and Samsung Galaxy S6 Duos, as well as budget models Samsung Galaxy A5 and A3 2016 and 2015 model years.
The decline was from 1000 to 5000 rubles. For example, Galaxy S6 edge, are equipped with 128 GB of memory, sells for 51 990 rubles, that is 5 000 rubles less than previously. 1 000 rubles cheaper budget Galaxy A3: up to 14 990 rubles.
Samsung noted that see good results of sales of mobile devices, and also see a stabilization of the economic situation in Russia.
Apple follows another policy: iPhone in Russia despite fluctuations remain the same price. Yesterday MTS announced a price reduction on smartphones and tablets in stores. The operator offers up to 70% on smartphones, up to 90% on tablets, and the price of accessories starts from 1 RUR Reported that the discounts spread more than 5 thousand products. Previously retailers Svyaznoy and Euroset also announced a sharp reduction of prices on your mobile device.
According to the materials of the trading platform, the dollar during trading on the Moscow exchange on Thursday fell below 68 rubles. According to 20:50 GMT, the U.S. currency was worth 68,10 ruble. For € 77,41 give the ruble.