Update, June 29, 2020 (6:45AM ET): BTS Army, listen up! The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus BTS Edition will launch in India very soon. We’ve updated the original article below with all the information you need.
Meanwhile, if you’re in the US and looking to pick up the Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus BTS Edition, you can do so by clicking on the links below.
Original article: June 14, 2020 (7:00 PM ET): Fans of the K-Pop group BTS are in for a treat, as Samsung has announced that the Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus and Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus BTS Editions are officially happening.
Samsung announced the devices on its website, and for fans of BTS, they sound like a really worthwhile purchase. We already know that the Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus is a tremendous device and the Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus have already received a lot of praise since their release. Add in the special BTS branding, and you have a recipe for #BTSARMY excitement.
Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus BTS Edition
The internals of the phone remain the same, so buyers will get all the power they’ve come to expect, but they’ll also get a new purple heart design that’ll make the phone stand out from the crowd. It also features a purple glass and metal exterior, to keep with the BTS color scheme.
As for the software, the phone comes with pre-installed BTS-inspired themes and the band’s fan community platform, Weverse.
Inside the box is also a set of decorative stickers and photo cards featuring pictures of the band members, which is a nice little bonus for fans.
Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus BTS Edition
As for the buds, they’re also the same wonderful devices we’ve grown to love, but they’re dripping in purple. They also have the band’s logo and purple heart iconography featured prominently.
Like the phone, the Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus BTS Edition also includes photo cards inside the box.
BTS Edition availability
The Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus BTS Edition and Samsung Galaxy Buds Plus BTS Edition are now available on preorder from Amazon and through Samsung’s website. The devices are scheduled to be available on July 9, which just so happens to be the seven-year anniversary of the BTS fan collective.
The phone itself costs $1,249.99 unlocked, but you can reduce that price if you have another phone to trade-in. Samsung is offering up to $410 off for top-tier trade-ins, which could bring your total cost down to just $839.99.
Of course, if you want the Galaxy Buds Plus BTS Edition, that’ll be an extra $100, bringing the total price of the phone to $1,349.99.
Interested? Check it out at the links below.
Samsung has also announced that it’ll be launching the Galaxy S20 Plus BTS Edition in India on July 2. The company posted on Twitter that the phone will be available on pre-order in the country starting July 1. Samsung India hasn’t revealed the prices just yet.