I am happy to announce that Samsung this morning announced the Samsung Galaxy S7 & S7 Edge!. Both device's seem to have amazing specs! Including memory SD card slot, water resistant and more!!
1). Once Rogers has announce when they will add the Samsung Galaxy S7 &S7 Edge to the reservation list & the day comes, sign into your My Rogers account - Product & Services – Wireless & you will see a Red wording saying “Device Reservation" on the main page. Click that & it will take you to the page. Once there you will need to pick which device you want; Samsung S7 Black, S7 Silver or S7 Edge Black. You also need to pick the store you want it to go too. Just to make it clear, reservations are for current Rogers wireless customers which have contracts with them. Rogers will put up the Pre order list for people that want to pre order the phone which have no wireless accounts with Rogers. Also just too add below is the meaning of the statues .
- If your status is "OPEN", your reservation has been made and we are awaiting product from our supplier. At this time you can change your pick-up location, contact email address or cancel your reservation.
- If your status is "CANCELLED", your reservation has been cancelled and your reservation fee will be credited back to your account.
- If your status is "IN PROGRESS", we have begun the shipment process and you will not be able to edit or cancel your reservation any longer. The next email you will get will be the one that confirms shipment to the store you chose.
- If your status is "SHIPPED", your device has left our warehouse and is on its way to the store you chose. Keep in mind that you can NOT reserve a device via calling them. It can ONLY happen if the reservation system is down but they will to reserve it via online. Plus if you reserve it via phone, you will NOT see your status or know what number you are VS reserving it online.
2). Please keep in mind that if you pick a Rogers Authorized dealership, you may not be able to get the device soon after it ships. This has been the main issue with all the iPhone reservations & most of the other devices which have been on the reservation system. I would suggest you pick a Local Rogers store (Corporate Rogers store or Rogers Plus) to go to get it. When the Rogers warehouse sends it out, the Rogers stores will get them first. Some of the Rogers Authorized dealers have their own warehouse in which the devices will go to. After that there is no tracking until the device ships from that warehouse & goes to the store & they call you. You can also look for your FlexTab aka upgrade fee online via My Rogers or contact Rogers & they will let you know.
3). Also remember you are going to have to put down a $40 fee to reserve the device. Once it ships out, the $40 fee will be reversed back into your account. IF you want to cancel your reservation, that $40 will also be credit back to you. So either way you will get that $40 back. Also remember you may NOT be the first to get the phone if you have a high number or a low one. The Reservation system is made to have a device reserved for you as the stores will be sold out. If your reservation status still says “ OPEN” after launch & a store has a device in stock, you can still go in the store & get it. Then come back home & cancel the reservation online. If the status is “ IN PROGRESS” & you get a device via a store that have one for u, you have to wait until it ships out & then tell the store that u picked u do not want it. Do reemember the reservation number is CANADA - WIDE. This means if lets say you are #45 in line for the black one, you are #45 for that GB , color & model Canada wide. Also keep in mine you have to be the account holder in order to pick up the device at the store. No one else can. You can try adding a family member as Level on the account but some stores will decline it.
For frequently asked questions about the Rogers Reservation System, please click here Rogers Reservation FAQ
4) .For Corporate / Business customers. You guys will have a different line then regular customers do. This means you guys have a few different statutes then regular customers do. Also keep in mind for the past few years there has been issues / confusen about business customers getting the phones via the reservation. You guys will be getting them the day of launch or after depending on your status & what goes on.
EDIT - As of tomorrow February 22nd the reservations system will open for us to reserve the device!. There is no time unfortunately.
Let's make this thread the only thread for the devices please and if you guys have any questions, don't hesitate to ask me and I'll gladly be able to help :).
I have recently reserved the new Samsung S7 and recieved an email notifying me it's been shipped. There is suppose to be some tracking information but I only see an Order ID#, i've tried putting that into UPS and canada post and nothing comes up. This may be a process # just for rogers but everywhere I'm reading that the email should have information regarding how I can track my shipment but I don't see such information anywhere. I would like to know approximately when the device will arrive as I only have 3 days to pick it up. Any help on this matter would be greatly appreciated.
I'm new to this forum but I have read alomost every post because I did a reservation for the S7 edge. You are saying that the price for the edge will be 499$ with a 2 yr contract. I just saw that Bell is offering the edge at 349$
That's a big difference, do you think Rogers can ''price match'' the Bell price ?
Thanks for your help on this
Just looking for some clarification, I'm a Rogers Business user and I reserved the S7 on Feb 29th, the status is the same which shows In progress(Pre Fulfillment). Unlike the residential preorders I believe this device will be shipped to me directly correct (as my address is in the shipping information)? I dont believe I would have to pick it up from the store. Also, do business devices have their own allocated devices for shipping from the residential? Lastly do you know of how quickly from launch business users recieve their device?
Thanks so much!
@Meowmix do you think Rogers will have a special price for Quebec resident as well ? I live in Montreal and I just call the Rogers customer service, they told me that once I receive the shipping confirmation I will have to call back and ask for a price match. I hope this is true.
Really? In Quebec they will price match to 349$??? I thought the "price match guarantee" program had ended? If they can do it for us poor frenchies, this would be SO great!
By the way, how LONG is today before we can put our hands on that new shiny phone!
For the people who had their units shipped out, what were your positions?
I'm around 50 our of 3xx in line under corporate account for the EDGE.
I was told by rogers live chat that consumer and business accounts are under the same queue, can some one confirm?
I also can't check my status online, and I have call rogers every time because "Technical difficulty".