How much do Bang and Olufsen phones cost in the UK?
As of 2013, Alltel is a Verizon Wireless company, as Verizon acquired Alltel. Alltel still offers cell phones, but the service will be switched over to Verizon in the coming year. After the merger is complete, all phones may be purchased through Verizon Wireless. Currently, Alltel phones start at about 9.99$ (USD) and many smart phones cost 150$ (USD) or more.
Specific amounts are confidential within the various provider companies. Experience would seem to indicate that the "acquisition cost" per customer is likely to be $200-$400. Of course, it matters whether or not you are including the wholesale cost of a "free phone." Usually a company gives a credit of about $150-$200 on a 2 year contract toward a new telephone. The company expects to recover this cost over the course of the contract. A very…