A round-up of deals available from mobile retailers online and on the high street
The Apple iPhone 4S 16GB in black and white is available for free on a £31 a month Vodafone contract that comes with 300 minutes, 3,000 texts and 500MB of data. The Samsung Galaxy S II and Galaxy Note are both free on Orange for £20.50 a month in a deal that includes 100 minutes, 3,000 texts and 500MB of data. Phones 4U is also pushing Orange’s SIM-only deals, which cost £20.50 a month. The first option provides 300 minutes, unlimited texts and 500MB of data, whereas the second option comes with 500 minutes, unlimited texts and 250MB of data.
The Nokia Lumia 710, Asha 300, Samsung Galaxy Y, LG Optimus are free on contract from £7.50 a month on a Talk Mobile tariff that offers 100 minutes, 5,000 texts and 250MB of data. Customers opting to pay an additional £2.50 a month will receive an additional 150 minutes and 250MB of data. The Lumia 710 has also had £100 knocked off its prepay price, and now costs £99.99. There is also a free Xbox 360 video games console being offered with the Nokia Lumia 610 on a 24-month T-Mobile contract costing £15.50 a month. It comes with 100 minutes, unlimited texts and 250MB of data.
Three is targeting students with a number of offers. Under the banner ‘New term. New messages’, it is offering the BlackBerry Curve 9320 free on its £13 a month Essential Internet tariff that comes with 50 minutes, 500 texts and 250MB of data. Customers opting for this will also receive a £20 Office gift card. In addition, using the headline ‘New SIM. New term’, it is offering a 12-month rolling SIM-only deal that comes with 200 minutes, 5,000 texts and 500MB of data for £6.90 a month.
There’s £5 off the line rental for the HTC Desire C in black, which is free from £15.50 a month. It comes with 100 minutes, 500 texts and 250MB of data. There is also £3.50 off the line
rental for the Samsung Galaxy Y, which is free from £10.50 a month and comes with 50 minutes, 250 texts and 100MB of data. The BlackBerry Curve 9320 is available with double minutes until August 31, coming free on a £15.50 a month plan that offers 200 minutes, 500 texts and 250MB of data.
There’s £30 o the prepay price of the BlackBerry Curve 9360, which now costs £149.99. There is also £10 o the prepay price of the Curve 9320, which now costs £119.99. Both offers expire on September 5. Customers opting for the Nokia Lumia 610 and 800 will receive a free DeadMau5 speaker. The 610 is free from £10.50 a month and comes with 50 minutes andunlimited texts, while the 800 is free from £21.50 a month and comes with 200 cross-network minutes, 250 O2 minutes, unlimited texts and 500MB of data.
The Apple iPhone 4S 16GB is £29.99 on Orange’s iPhone Loyalty Extra 36 tariff. The deal offers 300 minutes, unlimited texts and 1GB of data for £36 a month. It is also offering free mobile web for a year on the Orange San Diego, Samsung Galaxy Mini and Samsung Tocco Lite 2. There is £20 o the prepay price of the San Diego and Galaxy Mini, which now cost £179.99 and £69.99. There is also £10 off the Tocco Lite 2, now costing £49.99.