Project Fi Nexus 5X Deal Extended, $199 for Another Month
Last month, Google’s Project Fi has opened its service to everyone. Until then, an invite was required to join their service. To celebrate this move, Project Fi has lowered the cost of its Nexus 5X smartphone from $349 to $199 for those who purchase it and activate with Project Fi. Originally, the deal was good through April 7, 2016. However, Project Fi Nexus 5X deal has been extended for another month, more precisely until May 8, 2016, the carrier announced on its Twitter account couple of days ago.
LG made Nexus 5X is an Android 6.0 Marshmallow smartphone with a 5.2-inch full HD display and Corning Gorilla Glass 3. It’s powered by a 1.8GHz Hexa-core Snapdragon 808 processor, 2GB of RAM and 16GB/32GB of internal storage. The 5X features a 12.3-megapaixel rear camera, a 5-megapixel front facing camera and Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, GPS, mobile hotspot, USB Type-C, NFC, OTA sync for connectivity. A 2700 mAh battery powers the Nexus 5X and provides up to 17 hours of talk time and up to 12.5 days of standby time (3G). In addition, the Nexus 5X has a fingerprint sensor on its back for securing the phone or for verifying purchases via Android Pay.
Besides Nexus 5X, Project Fi service is compatible with only two another handsets, the Nexus 6P and the Nexus 6. Project Fi service uses WiFi network whenever possible in addition to cellular service on Sprint’s and T-Mobile’s networks. The phones seamlessly switch to the best possible signal at the time and location. Project Fi service starts at $20 per month for unlimited talk, text and international text while data can be added for $10 per gigabyte per month. Carrier refunds all unused data and charges the same rate, $10 for 1 GB, for overuse. Data can be used internationally at the same rate in more than 120 countries but at slower speeds, 256 Kbps. Customers can also call US over WiFi for free.
Source: Project Fi