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Topic # 34142 19-May-2009 13:32 Send private message

XT Plans for launch are listed here.

Handsets: (RRP)

Telecom R6 $149
Samsung C5220 $249
Nokia 3120 $299
LG GM310 (1st June) $349
Nokia 6120 $349
Telecom R7 $399
Sony Ericsson C510 $399
Telecom R90 (1st June) $399
Nokia 6600 $599
Samsung F480 $599
Sony Ericsson W705 $599
Nokia E71 $899
Samsung S8300 (1st June) $899
Palm Treo Pro $999
Nokia E75 (1st JUne) $999
RIM BlackBerry Bold $1,199
Nokia N85 $1,499
Sony Ericsson W995 (soon) $999

Data devices:

Telecom MF636 $199
Sierra Wireless 885u $399


High resolution pictures of these devices are now on Flickr.

More device specifications and pictures are available at http://www.testdrive.co.nz/#/newrange. Those devices are not locked to XT Network.

Telecom has announced a partnership with Yahoo!7 to bring Yahoo!Xtra OneSearch as their search service on mobile devices.

Also announced were the new One Rate plans - reducing from 60 to just 14 plans. There will be no more distinction between peak and off-peak rates on these new plans. Aso billing by the second.

Shared Calling plan allows buying minutes to be shared amongst users. Customers can group multiple users on a single plan, incuding free group calling between group members.

Telecom is launching a new WAP Mobile portal called TWorld. XT Network launching with 2.7 million songs in music store

Strong investment on Bebo social networking features, but with extras for other social networking sites as well.

A mobile TV application will be shortly announced.

XT Network don't have the iPhone at launch but are in negotiations with Apple. That's all info on this subject until further announcements.

Follow launch on Twitter with #XTLaunch tag.






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  Reply # 215900 19-May-2009 13:45 Send private message

So just to clarify - ALL will be revealed tomorrow? Or is some stuff still being kept secret for actual launch day?



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  Reply # 215901 19-May-2009 13:46 Send private message

AFAIK *all* will be revealed tomorrow.





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  Reply # 215908 19-May-2009 13:54 Send private message

*Bookmarked

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  Reply # 215914 19-May-2009 14:07 Send private message

We wait with baited breath




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Reply # 215916 19-May-2009 14:09 Send private message

jermsie: We wait with baited breath


Eww... you've been hitting the Berley again?




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  Reply # 215970 19-May-2009 15:33 Send private message

Damn i thought there was some new info when i saw this post, looks like we will be waiting a little bit longer

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  Reply # 215980 19-May-2009 16:25 Send private message

I feel like I've just been Punk'd. (xP

Let's hear some good news, like free iPhones, $1/1TB data plans and unlimited worldwide minutes for $5/year. :D

/joke (just in case)




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  Reply # 215989 19-May-2009 16:44 Send private message

I Just hope there are some Cheaper handsets as i really don't want something that will tempt me to spend to much on data cause as a student i have no money

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  Reply # 216023 19-May-2009 17:54 Send private message

We are on twitter all the time. So don't worry. All of us will know exactly what happen tomorrow! I'm so eagerly waiting for some high end WM devices. Don't tell me that they will release some AT&T fuze thing again? Please! I want htc diamond2! But I know it's not possible. But nokia fans will be very delighted though. Many symbian devices already annonced....




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What's next?

im longing for an android, but im afraid Android is crap...
I'm a big Apple Fanboy!!!Yeah!!!

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  Reply # 216041 19-May-2009 19:08 Send private message

Low end or high end nokia





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  Reply # 216059 19-May-2009 19:55 Send private message

I don't know much about low end symbian phones. I only care about high end ones. E71x will be the most promising. Or e75 maybe. You can go to gsmarena and search for some 850mhz phones there.




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im longing for an android, but im afraid Android is crap...
I'm a big Apple Fanboy!!!Yeah!!!

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  Reply # 216068 19-May-2009 20:14 Send private message

would be nice to see a/some android powered handsets.




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  Reply # 216074 19-May-2009 20:32 Send private message

matt45: would be nice to see a/some android powered handsets.

Ditto.




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  Reply # 216081 19-May-2009 20:41 Send private message

matt45: would be nice to see a/some android powered handsets.


I've had Android running on my HTC Titan for testing purposes, and it's not bad at all. The interface is pretty cool

We'll find out tomorrow what goodies Telecom is offering :) I really want the  HTC Touch Pro 2.. cmon HTC! Give us an 850/2100 version please :)

I'm also looking forward to some really good all round calling/texting/data plans!




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  Reply # 216146 19-May-2009 23:31 Send private message

bookmarked and ready to go :D lets hope geekzone can handle the onslaught of people hitting F5 every 2 seconds :P

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