Re-Tales: Deal makers (01/02/10)



Phones 4U is offering a selection of contract and prepay handsets with money off as part of its Mega Sale. The Sony Ericsson W995 is available for free on the 24-month O2 600 Bonus contract, which offers customers 600 minutes and 3000 texts along with £100 cashback. The Samsung Tocco Lite is available for £69.95 on prepay.


3 has a selection of internet-only deals on contract phones. The Samsung Jet has 25 per cent off and is available for £20 a month on the 18-month Mix and Match 300 contract which allows customers a combination of 300 minutes and 300 texts along with free Skype-to –Skype calls. The Samsung i8510 is also available on the same deal.


Virgin is offering a variety of SIM-only deals including unlimited texts and 200 minutes for only £10 a month or a combination of the two for the same price. Virgin customers who choose to top up £10 a month or more will also receive two months free social networking.

BUYMOBILEPHONES is in the last week of its January Sale and it has a selection of handsets available with a range of free gifts including the HTC Hero which is available for free on the 24-month Orange Dolphin 35 contract which includes 900 minutes, unlimited texts, 500MB or mobile internet browsing and a free Nintendo Wii and Wii Sports.


T-Mobile has a 50 per cent off deal across a range of their prepay handsets. The network is offering this price reduction along with free internet and texts for life when customers top up £10 a month every month. The LG Cookie is part of this deal and is available for £49.99 and the Sony Ericsson C902 is available for £99.99, a £120 saving off  its original price.


Asda is offering customers free airtime when they join Asda Mobile on a prepay tariff which equates to 125 minutes of calls or it can be redeemed as texts, MMS or internet browsing. Customers buying any handset who top-up £10 will automatically receive £10 free top-up and those who buy a SIM card will get £5 free when they top–up £10.


Orange is offering internet-only reductions on its flexible contract handset deals. The Nokia 5800, Sony Ericsson Satio and the Motorola Dext are available on the 24-month Dolphin 35 contract which includes 900 minutes and unlimited texts for £30 a month, or the 24-month Dolphin 25 contract which includes 400 minutes and unlimited texts for £20 a month. All handsets are also available on the 18-month Dolphin 35 contract which includes 600 minutes and unlimited texts for £30 a month.