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Topic # 202100 16-Sep-2016 21:21
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I just had a look at what it was this week, I usually buy them if they are a reasonable amount of data that is not the offpeak one.

 

Anyway, both my sims had a $0 for 3 gigs deal. How could I say no to that?!

 

If you dont usually bother checking them go have a look - not sure if its an error or a promo but data is data.





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  Reply # 1631957 16-Sep-2016 21:40
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Unless you got a special deal, the 3G is offpeak data but $0 I still "bought" it.





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  Reply # 1631965 16-Sep-2016 22:37
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lchiu7:

 

Unless you got a special deal, the 3G is offpeak data but $0 I still "bought" it.

 

 

Yeah, I dont normally buy the offpeak since its largly useless to me, but at $0....





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  Reply # 1631966 16-Sep-2016 22:40
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I find those friday deals weird. I have two prepay phones and each have the same deals, but at different pricing. Occasionally they have some good deals, although this one is probably the best.




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Yeah, it used to be data sms and voice, and you still see the blue squares roll past on the slot machine animation, but its always voice voice and data for the deals since sms went unlimited. Never 2 data ones, which IMO would be more use.

 

I have had signifigant variance in the pricing between sims for the same deal, and also quite different amounts of data. I think 12 gigs of offpeak is the most I have had offered at some high price.





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  Reply # 1631972 16-Sep-2016 22:53
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richms:

lchiu7:


Unless you got a special deal, the 3G is offpeak data but $0 I still "bought" it.



Yeah, I dont normally buy the offpeak since its largly useless to me, but at $0....



Maybe I'll watch some Netflix on the road this weekend.




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  Reply # 1631985 16-Sep-2016 22:58
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Yeah, it used to be data sms and voice, and you still see the blue squares roll past on the slot machine animation, but its always voice voice and data for the deals since sms went unlimited. Never 2 data ones, which IMO would be more use.

 

I have had signifigant variance in the pricing between sims for the same deal, and also quite different amounts of data. I think 12 gigs of offpeak is the most I have had offered at some high price.

 

 

 

 

I think if you take up one of the deals, the next time a similar deal rolls up, they charge you more for it, than if you didn't take up the previous deal. A bit like getting you hooked on something, and then charging you more for it they next time you want to get your fix. Guessing it is perfectly okay for them to do this, even though it is selling exactly the same deal / service to different people at different prices.


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I must admit it didn't occur to me that the deals might be different for each user. Since my wife is also on the same prepaid plan, I'll compare deals next Friday. She never checks.





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  Reply # 1639527 23-Sep-2016 16:43
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This week I have got free 1000MB of anytime data for 7 days !. My other phone has  free OZ calling minutes. Pretty decent deals for nothing.


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This week I have got free 3000mbs of of peak data for 7 days !. My other free sim phone 1000mbs anytime data . And now I'm wondering why my main phone on another network and a pay monthly plan . Is not on Vodafone so I mite head to Vodafone this weekend to see what they can do to bring me over.

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  Reply # 1639551 23-Sep-2016 17:20
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This week I have got free 3000mbs of of peak data for 7 days !. My other free sim phone 1000mbs anytime data . And now I'm wondering why my main phone on another network and a pay monthly plan . Is not on Vodafone so I mite head to Vodafone this weekend to see what they can do to bring me over.


If moving to Prepay you get the 1.5GB of data valid for 90 days but only on certain prepay plans, The offer has more info on the VodafoneNZ site




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  Reply # 1639584 23-Sep-2016 17:48
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The best I got was 250 minutes for free so I took it but probably don't use it since I don't make that many calls.




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  Reply # 1643749 1-Oct-2016 13:03
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Just got the free 1GB data. Saturday afternoon connected at 2g. Is this normal?

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