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  Reply # 301198 22-Feb-2010 20:11
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instead of credit compensation ill take a vodafone mobile thanks :)

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  Reply # 301201 22-Feb-2010 20:18
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Still out for me in chch :\ I would like more than $10 compensation im sick of this. If it happens again im off XT for good. If vodafone released $12 non stop text like XT i would be their already. Thats only reason im still with em :\

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  Reply # 301202 22-Feb-2010 20:24
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maknz: Ironic how Alcatel-Lucent's NZ head left today (or a short time ago).




Also they're in big dodo in the US http://www.nzherald.co.nz/business/news/article.cfm?c_id=3&objectid=10627659

I see 3News tonite at 6.15  "Breaking News. It's rumored that Telecom's XT network is having problems again"


 




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  Reply # 301207 22-Feb-2010 20:49
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Txted to me by a friend: "Telecom regrets to inform you that the network has gone down on everyone except you. We regret to inform you that no one would go down on you, not even a network."




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  Reply # 301223 22-Feb-2010 21:09
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maknz: XT's superior pricing is what's making me stay. Unlimited texting and 120MB of data (100MB simply isn't enough, sorry VFNZ) cannot be found elsewhere. 2degrees is a joke for smartphones.


Unless I'm confused by your post you are confused about pricing!

Vodafone charge $10 for 100MB and 10c per MB after this. Telecom charge $12 for 120MB and then 50c per MB after this. 120MB costs the same on both networks but if you go over the 120MB data is significantly cheaper on Vodafone.


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  Reply # 301227 22-Feb-2010 21:15
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For me and it seems most friends in *Wellington* cbd and inner suburbs since 5 PM:

SMS is 100% working (even to off-net)
Data is 100% working
Calls are 0% working

What are others getting?

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  Reply # 301229 22-Feb-2010 21:17
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Christchurch 9:18pm Calling down SMS is okay at this stage.

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  Reply # 301230 22-Feb-2010 21:19
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But if you go with the XT 500MB plan on PREPAID it's 10c per 1MB

$2.50 for 25MB, $5 for 50MB, $12 for 120MB etc.

Then it caps at $30 at 300MB and starts charging 10c per 1MB again at 500MB

Actually it's even cheaper than that with the bonus top ups.

The charging on POST PAID is $30 "up front" though so you can all imagine why I switched to prepaid.


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  Reply # 301238 22-Feb-2010 21:38
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The only thing keeping me on Telecom XT is the fact that nearly everyone I text is on CDMA. If they were all on XT or Vodafone I would change in a second.

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  Reply # 301239 22-Feb-2010 21:39
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Dunedin is still completely down (21.40)



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  Reply # 301241 22-Feb-2010 21:42
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Auckland, Glendowie seems to be back up.

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  Reply # 301244 22-Feb-2010 21:51
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patznz: Auckland, Glendowie seems to be back up.


Auckland was never part of the outage. I suspect you've got a seperate issue.




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  Reply # 301246 22-Feb-2010 21:56
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9:56 Wellington - seems to be back up and running, both voicemail and outgoing calls

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