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Topic # 96412 26-Jan-2012 17:08 Send private message

Just got word that 2degrees are changing around their $19 Combo Pack next week, they're bringing in the Data Pack and Text Pack to combat Skinny coming into the market

Read more: 2degrees to launch new "$19 Data Pack" next Wednesday

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  Reply # 573728 26-Jan-2012 17:10 Send private message

Wow i was considering moving to Telecom put that new plan comes in right on time.

I never use more than 100 txts but always use my 50mb so this is perfect :)

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  Reply # 573735 26-Jan-2012 17:21 Send private message

What is the source of this information? I see no announcement from 2degrees about this...

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  Reply # 573740 26-Jan-2012 17:28 Send private message

something to look forward to if it is true




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  Reply # 573743 26-Jan-2012 17:34 Send private message

done the reading
but only data and txt combo???
this is probably not the full story
there is no way the new combo is going to compete with others unless there are 3 new $19 combo.

1. txt - the old $19 combo - 50mb, 2500 txt, 30 min
2. data - the new 300mb, 300 txt, 30 min
3. voice ???

I am only guessing there should be a third category
some combo with more calling minutes.




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  Reply # 573748 26-Jan-2012 17:48 Send private message

Nice plan.

How long would that allowance last for? 1 month or until you need more?

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  Reply # 573755 26-Jan-2012 18:09 Send private message

mmm interested in this now! looking forward to it!



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  Reply # 573760 26-Jan-2012 18:20 Send private message

1080p: What is the source of this information? I see no announcement from 2degrees about this...


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wanghou168: I am only guessing there should be a third category
some combo with more calling minutes.


I was only told of the two packs detailed in the article

@trig, I assume that will stay the same, so youll have to suffer for a few days until it recurs 

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  Reply # 573796 26-Jan-2012 19:25 Send private message

That's an amazing pack. Hopefully they update Pay Monthly as well




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  Reply # 573804 26-Jan-2012 19:40 Send private message

wanghou168: done the reading
but only data and txt combo???
this is probably not the full story
there is no way the new combo is going to compete with others unless there are 3 new $19 combo.

1. txt - the old $19 combo - 50mb, 2500 txt, 30 min
2. data - the new 300mb, 300 txt, 30 min
3. voice ???

I am only guessing there should be a third category
some combo with more calling minutes.


Number 2 is is a very good plan .. Telecom's TalkTextData for $20 is similar  with  is less voice and more text and 200Meg data. I guess it's swings and roundabouts depending where your pioritys are..




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  Reply # 573898 26-Jan-2012 23:16 Send private message

It's lucky that telecom extended my smartphone double plan till march, because changing to 2degrees was on the cards and this would have been rather tempting (though the phone lacks 900mhz 3g).

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  Reply # 574054 27-Jan-2012 12:53 Send private message

I would say skinny's new plan trumps this if you can spend an extra $13.

$32 = 160 min | 400 txt | 530 mb 




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  Reply # 574067 27-Jan-2012 13:14 Send private message

just bring in plan customization already...

pick components and quantity you want 

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  Reply # 574092 27-Jan-2012 14:08 Send private message

I still want better pay monthly data options. :(

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  Reply # 574093 27-Jan-2012 14:10 Send private message

hangon: just bring in plan customization already...

pick components and quantity you want 




Agreed. That's what I want.

Something like 30mins talk, 100 texts, and 20MB data a month would do me at home.
The new $19.00 pack would do me for travelling.

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  Reply # 574205 27-Jan-2012 18:34 Send private message

hangon: just bring in plan customization already...
pick components and quantity you want 


+1 on that

I no expert, but at a guess, I would say that the company that brings something like that in would make a killing... - People would be jumping ship from every one else to get to it. :)

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