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s.joseph

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#70447 23-Oct-2010 23:25
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Just curious, i currently have a version 1 sim card im my iphone 4 that was cut by a telecom salesperson, do i have to buy a whole a new sim card to get voice mail working, or is it a free upgrade?

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  #395127 23-Oct-2010 23:40
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I'm pre-paid. Telecom didn't charge me to go from a V1 to a V3 sim, but they did charge me ~$19 when I went from V3 to Micro-Sim. 




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  #395128 23-Oct-2010 23:42
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s.joseph: Just curious, i currently have a version 1 sim card im my iphone 4 that was cut by a telecom salesperson, do i have to buy a whole a new sim card to get voice mail working, or is it a free upgrade?


Im assuming they will try and charge you for a new sim considering you cut your sim.


Your probably better off just buying a XT microsim

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  #395132 24-Oct-2010 00:00
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hmm, might have to ask them. The sales guy cut it for me because they didnt have stock at the time.



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  #395154 24-Oct-2010 08:56
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Talk nicely to your Telecom dealer and they should do it for free, certainly a TRS store will, Orb and LE will if you purchased directly from them.

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  #395318 24-Oct-2010 19:42
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A friend got a free microSIM transferring from a v1 SIM. I got a free v3 miniSIM transferring from v1. I'd say if they try to charge tell them it should be free.

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  #395333 24-Oct-2010 20:39
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1eStar: A friend got a free microSIM transferring from a v1 SIM. I got a free v3 miniSIM transferring from v1. I'd say if they try to charge tell them it should be free.


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I got a free microsim to replace a v1 sim, and I'm on prepay... Although the guy in the Telecom store did tell me he 'should' be charging me.

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  #397426 29-Oct-2010 16:25
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As per Telecom Business Rules:




  • You get a free Micro sim if you are setting up a new connection on account regardless of contract term

  • If you wish to change your standard sim to a Micro sim (regardless of version) you should be paying $19.95.

  • If you have a Telecom XT V1 sim and want to change to a V3 standard sim (regardless of Prepaid or Postpaid) you can do this free of charge. 

  • If you want a new prepaid number on a Micro sim it is $29.95 as it includes $10 of topup


Hope this helps.



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  #397427 29-Oct-2010 16:27
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joeksemail: As per Telecom Business Rules:







  • You get a free Micro sim if you are setting up a new connection on account regardless of contract term



  • If you wish to change your standard sim to a Micro sim (regardless of version) you should be paying $19.95.



  • If you have a Telecom XT V1 sim and want to change to a V3 standard sim (regardless of Prepaid or Postpaid) you can do this free of charge. 



  • If you want a new prepaid number on a Micro sim it is $29.95 as it includes $10 of topup





Hope this helps.



I think the big thing he was trying to get here is that he has cut the V1 sim, will they still do a swap to a v3?

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  #397432 29-Oct-2010 16:34
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boby55:

I think the big thing he was trying to get here is that he has cut the V1 sim, will they still do a swap to a v3?


Shouldnt be a problem, its not like the V1 sim will be reused. Any issues PM me


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