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.




3325 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 988


Topic # 225682 30-Nov-2017 10:49
Send private message

So, on 24th Oct skinny messaged me they are giving an extra 2.5GB data each time I rollover until 31 Jan 18. 

 

In their sms, the did the sum as follows...

 

"That's a huge 6GB Rollover data....."

 

 

 

Then, a short time ago, skinny lifted their base data allowance on the ultra plan from 3.5gb to 10gb data. 

 

So, does the 2.5GB data bonus still apply? Because increasing to 10gb made the 6GB data in the earlier text irrelevant now. 

 

 

 

Reason I ask, is that i just got another sms about the bonus 2.5gb data today. 

 

 

 

Not that I will use this data anyway, it has been a breakout year for mobile data deals. 

 

 


Create new topic
5 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 1924697 24-Dec-2017 19:15
Send private message quote this post

Yes the 2.5 still applies although it does seem a bit irrelevant because of the upgrade its still a free 2.5GB

 

The 2.5 was a Christmas campaign Skinny put out but shortly after that was introduced 2Degrees increased there plans to 10GB and skinny followed suit the next day, making the campaign a little bit lackluster and with the inability to change that value it has now stuck till its end date   


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 »

New Zealand hits peak broadband data
Posted 18-Jan-2018 12:21


Amazon Echo devices coming to New Zealand early February 2018
Posted 18-Jan-2018 10:53


$3.74 million for new electric vehicles in New Zealand
Posted 17-Jan-2018 11:27


Nova 2i: Value, not excitement from Huawei
Posted 17-Jan-2018 09:02


Less news in Facebook News Feed revamp
Posted 15-Jan-2018 13:15


Australian Government contract awarded to Datacom Connect
Posted 11-Jan-2018 08:37


Why New Zealand needs a chief technology officer
Posted 6-Jan-2018 13:59


Amazon release Silk Browser and Firefox for Fire TV
Posted 21-Dec-2017 13:42


New Chief Technology Officer role created
Posted 19-Dec-2017 22:18


All I want for Christmas is a new EV
Posted 19-Dec-2017 19:54


How clever is this: AI will create 2.3 million jobs by 2020
Posted 19-Dec-2017 19:52


NOW to deploy SD-WAN to regional councils
Posted 19-Dec-2017 19:46


Mobile market competition issues ComCom should watch
Posted 18-Dec-2017 10:52


New Zealand government to create digital advisory group
Posted 16-Dec-2017 08:47


Australia datum changes means whole country moving 1.8 metres north-east
Posted 16-Dec-2017 08:39



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.