Re-Tales: Deal makers (30/11/09)



3 is offering the Skypephone S2 in black for £22.50 a month to contract customers. It works as a phone as well as a USB modem which can be plugged into a laptop. The 18-month contract includes 300 cross network minutes or 300 texts as well as unlimited Skype-to- Skype calls. The deal also comes with 1GB mobile broadband and a free 3 dongle.


Expansys is giving away £20 of eXpansys gift vouchers to spend on accessories with every purchase of the new BlackBerry Bold 9700 or the HTC Tattoo. It is also offering £50 o  the Sony Ericsson Aino with 8-megapixel camera and £35 off the Samsung i8000 Omnia II Windows Phone 6.5.


All Orange prepay phones over £30 purchased between now and December 31 will come with a free Christmas goodie box. The box includes £60 worth of presents including a pair of Skull Candy headphones worth £35, five minutes of free international calls and 30 free photo messages, free downloads and other freebies including a yo-yo, card wallet and playing cards.


T-Mobile is offering prepay customers free internet and texts for life if they top up at least £10 each month on one of four selected touchscreen handsets including the Samsung Tocco Lite in black and pink for £78.29, the T-Mobile Pulse for £176.16 and the T-Mobile Vairy Touch for £39.13.


If you order before January 31, O2 is offering unlimited texts and unlimited internet for £15 a month top up to all prepay customers on the Text&Web SIM only offer. For £10 a month customers can also receive unlimited UK texts to any network. Existing prepay customers with O2 Pay&Go SIM are invited to move to the O2 Text&Web offer by texting TEXTANDWEB to 21300. O2 also has the Palm Pre available on contract for free on a 24 month, £34.26 tariff. With unlimited data and Wi-Fi.


The Link has a selection of gifts to give away with a variety of their contract phones in the run up to Christmas. The BlackBerry Curve 8900 on the £40 T-Mobile Web’n’Walk 18month contract comes free with an 8Gb iPod Nano as well as 700 minutes, unlimited texts, unlimited internet and BlackBerry email. The Sony Ericsson W595 is available for free with a free Nintendo Wii on the 18 month £35 3 Texter contract. This offer includes 750 minutes and unlimited texts.