Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



332 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 21


Topic # 97797 20-Feb-2012 22:33 Send private message

Just logged into my account tonight as I reached my cap,  and saw this:

http://awesomescreenshot.com/04d4qh32


Just wondering if everyone else is seeing the same thing or whether it's just because I went over my cap...




Toys:  Samsung Galaxy S4 (Telecom), iPad 4, Roku, Apple TV, iPod Touch 4, Dell Inspiron 17R SE, Sony 40CX520, TiVo x2, Snap ADSL.

Create new topic
26 posts

Geek


  Reply # 584237 20-Feb-2012 22:37 Send private message

I don't know if this means its gone or not but I'd say that since its still showing as an option on the website you can assume its not gone.

I know that when I worked at Snap the plans and addons occasionally got updated when pricing or terms were changed and the old ones became retired - ie, you can stay on it but no one new can get it.

43 posts

Geek

Subscriber

  Reply # 584242 20-Feb-2012 22:43 Send private message

On the web site says pricing change for the Google and YouTube add-on should you remove and later re-add the addon it will be $5/month.



332 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 21


  Reply # 584262 20-Feb-2012 23:14 Send private message

Ahh, a price rise. That makes sense. it's good that Snap let you stay on it at the current rate.

I wonder if the price has gone up because because people are downloading a lot more youtube data than they'd anticipated?




Toys:  Samsung Galaxy S4 (Telecom), iPad 4, Roku, Apple TV, iPod Touch 4, Dell Inspiron 17R SE, Sony 40CX520, TiVo x2, Snap ADSL.

2391 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 292
Inactive user


  Reply # 584387 21-Feb-2012 10:43 Send private message

Would be great to hear Snaps input on this. Mine is the same

I have also noticed that my Naked Broadband baseplan, $55 for 5GB is retired.

The new baseplan is now $60 for 10GB

647 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 121

Trusted
Snap Internet

  Reply # 584412 21-Feb-2012 11:28 Send private message

Hi all! Yup - we have updated the price of the Google & YouTube add-on for $2 to $5 because of the uptake of this.

We have removed the $20 rural surcharge and evened out our Naked DSL pricing to $60 for 10Gb!





snap!

0800 BROADBAND (276 232)
www.snap.net.nz

@SnapInternet on Twitter
Snap Internet on Facebook

Our Social Media Team:
^MC Michelle - Technical Lead
^RO Ricky - Technical Lead
^AT Ashleigh - Retail Marketing Coordinator



353 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 38


  Reply # 584474 21-Feb-2012 12:37 Send private message

Even at $5 a month the Youtube/Google addon is great value




2391 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 292
Inactive user


  Reply # 584605 21-Feb-2012 15:19 Send private message

RalphFromSnap: Hi all! Yup - we have updated the price of the Google & YouTube add-on for $2 to $5 because of the uptake of this.

We have removed the $20 rural surcharge and evened out our Naked DSL pricing to $60 for 10Gb!



Thanks for the update

Any chance we may see a price drop one of these days? I have been looking around and there are a few other Naked DSL plans which seem far more competitive to my current plan on Snap. (Basic 10G + additional 25GB)








42 posts

Geek


  Reply # 585718 23-Feb-2012 14:19 Send private message

RalphFromSnap: Hi all! Yup - we have updated the price of the Google & YouTube add-on for $2 to $5 because of the uptake of this.

We have removed the $20 rural surcharge and evened out our Naked DSL pricing to $60 for 10Gb!



Oh so its a price "update" rather than an increase. I wonder if you could update it to make it lower than two dollars lol ;)

Create new topic

Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Moment of Truth?
Created by BarTender, last reply by Geektastic on 19-Sep-2014 19:00 (401 replies)
Pages... 25 26 27


Mr. Key to extradite Kim Dotcom?
Created by TimA, last reply by SaltyNZ on 18-Sep-2014 09:20 (126 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Festival of Democracy
Created by gzt, last reply by blakamin on 19-Sep-2014 19:55 (23 replies)
Pages... 2


Predict E(l)ection 2014 & win
Created by nakedmolerat, last reply by turnin on 19-Sep-2014 23:40 (20 replies)
Pages... 2


IOS8 - Network Load
Created by FireEngine, last reply by coffeebaron on 19-Sep-2014 22:05 (40 replies)
Pages... 2 3


New On Account mobile plans - Red+
Created by NikT, last reply by KiwiSurfer on 19-Sep-2014 20:51 (36 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Smoking Advice (Smokers & Ex Smokers Please)
Created by PetAT, last reply by PetAT on 19-Sep-2014 21:39 (35 replies)
Pages... 2 3


2014 Holden SS (V8) or Ford XR6-T (in-line 6 turbo)
Created by joker97, last reply by ilovemusic on 16-Sep-2014 14:34 (71 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.