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Master Geek
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  Reply # 632618 30-May-2012 13:59 Send private message

kirip:
Rudder:
kirip: So the 2degrees email has The Samsung Galaxy S III is yours FREE on a Pay Monthly $89 Plan with a 24 month term ($1049 RRP). I was just looking into early termination fees (as I don't need as expensive plan and will likely not be in NZ for 24months, probably should just buy out right).
"The early termination charge is the amount calculated by multiplying your monthly Plan charge by the
number of months remaining on the term of your Plan as at your final Billing Date, provided that:
 for the $89, $129,and $149 Plans the early termination charge shall not exceed $500"

This would essentially mean that I could get the phone on the $89 plan and then terminate plan by paying $500 (I assume you have to pay at least one month so total const $589)

So can anyone think of anything stopping me from signing up to the plan and then exiting the contract (thus getting the phone for essentially the early termination fee)?


I called up and they said this was the case. If you sign up for the $89 plan and cancel you keep the phone and just pay the $500. Weird.

They couldn't find any reference to getting the s3 free on the $89 plan though. What email was that in. I will probably sign up for that plan.


If you signed up for the pre release email which is still at http://phones.2degreesmobile.co.nz/samsung-galaxy-siii




This sounds too good to be true... Wonder how many people are going to try this now.

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  Reply # 632619 30-May-2012 14:00 Send private message

shaz88: I have a dispatched message from Vodafone with a tracking number!! Two working days and you will be in my precious hand!! :)


NOT FAIR!! I want mine!!

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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 632622 30-May-2012 14:09 Send private message

Although in a previous email they said that they wouldn't transfer my number until the 8/6/12. "The transfer will begin after 08/06/2012 at 13:00 and can take up to 1 working day to complete. Please leave your new device and sim off until your existing connection disconnects" So I'm told I can change that date now, which is good could have been a long week waiting to use it!

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Master Geek


  Reply # 632628 30-May-2012 14:23 Send private message

Bacha:
kirip:
Rudder:
kirip: So the 2degrees email has The Samsung Galaxy S III is yours FREE on a Pay Monthly $89 Plan with a 24 month term ($1049 RRP). I was just looking into early termination fees (as I don't need as expensive plan and will likely not be in NZ for 24months, probably should just buy out right).
"The early termination charge is the amount calculated by multiplying your monthly Plan charge by the
number of months remaining on the term of your Plan as at your final Billing Date, provided that:
 for the $89, $129,and $149 Plans the early termination charge shall not exceed $500"

This would essentially mean that I could get the phone on the $89 plan and then terminate plan by paying $500 (I assume you have to pay at least one month so total const $589)

So can anyone think of anything stopping me from signing up to the plan and then exiting the contract (thus getting the phone for essentially the early termination fee)?


I called up and they said this was the case. If you sign up for the $89 plan and cancel you keep the phone and just pay the $500. Weird.

They couldn't find any reference to getting the s3 free on the $89 plan though. What email was that in. I will probably sign up for that plan.


If you signed up for the pre release email which is still at http://phones.2degreesmobile.co.nz/samsung-galaxy-siii




This sounds too good to be true... Wonder how many people are going to try this now.


I feel a tiny bit guilty for leaving Vodafone but i think im gonna switch to 2Degrees. i like this deal so gonna go sort it tomorrow.



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Uber Geek
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  Reply # 632629 30-May-2012 14:26 Send private message


 


This sounds too good to be true... Wonder how many people are going to try this now.

I feel a tiny bit guilty for leaving Vodafone but i think im gonna switch to 2Degrees. i like this deal so gonna go sort it tomorrow.


I'd call VF Retentions and see what they can do for you!


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Uber Geek
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Reply # 632632 30-May-2012 14:35 Send private message

The handset is not launched yet I bet the terms change before the Stores open tomorrow!

I have inside INFO,

Call the 0800 022 022 number now and ask




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Geek


  Reply # 632639 30-May-2012 14:58 Send private message

Just called up WHS, the guy said he doubts any one will be getting the S3 tomorrow or friday....earliest he said is Sat...
wonder how reliable he is though...

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Master Geek


  Reply # 632640 30-May-2012 15:00 Send private message

crazy4S3: Just called up WHS, the guy said he doubts any one will be getting the S3 tomorrow or friday....earliest he said is Sat...
wonder how reliable he is though...


I posted that earlier. To do with hardware issues and 2Degrees. My WHS girl spoke to Samsung and 2Degrees.

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Master Geek


  Reply # 632641 30-May-2012 15:00

johnr: The handset is not launched yet I bet the terms change before the Stores open tomorrow!

I have inside INFO,

Call the 0800 022 022 number now and ask



Listen to this man :)

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Geek


  Reply # 632656 30-May-2012 15:19 Send private message

avecha:
crazy4S3: Just called up WHS, the guy said he doubts any one will be getting the S3 tomorrow or friday....earliest he said is Sat...
wonder how reliable he is though...


I posted that earlier. To do with hardware issues and 2Degrees. My WHS girl spoke to Samsung and 2Degrees.


NOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

199 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 632658 30-May-2012 15:22 Send private message

GSIII:
avecha:
crazy4S3: Just called up WHS, the guy said he doubts any one will be getting the S3 tomorrow or friday....earliest he said is Sat...
wonder how reliable he is though...


I posted that earlier. To do with hardware issues and 2Degrees. My WHS girl spoke to Samsung and 2Degrees.


NOOOOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!



Worst Case Scenario is saturday. It's only two day later. Doesn't really bother me.

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 632659 30-May-2012 15:25 Send private message

http://computerworld.co.nz/news.nsf/news/samsung-galaxy-s3-arrives-in-new-zealand

this annoys me, they have my phone in their hand..lol

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 632661 30-May-2012 15:26 Send private message

has anyone heard anything about the XT version? i know two degrees n VF are going ok, just nothing has been said offically about the XT network version

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 632675 30-May-2012 15:36 Send private message

http://phones.2degreesmobile.co.nz/samsung-galaxy-siii

there terms and conditions don't work ......but sounds to good to be true if terminations $500




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  Reply # 632677 30-May-2012 15:38 Send private message

Being revised I bet :)

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