Ha! No. They don’t make any consideration for it now; they won’t change prices once they’ve stopped all subsidies. If they really cared at all about moving away from subsidized phones, this is exactly what they would do.
Oh, cool. An interesting threat that in no way has to involve politics or any of the other annoying topics, and which is old enough to ignore all the existing posts thereabout.
There’s some pretty convincing evidence that human civilization is considerably older than we’re taught it is. As for humanity itself, I doubt that it’s currently possible to know if we can know its age.
And even still (since the App Store was created as a concept from the very beginning), Amazon is built on hocking crap to people; the phone only exists to do so. Apple is the opposite. Their phone is the reason people can hock crap in the first place.