Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


49 posts


Topic # 59776 12-Apr-2010 14:56
Send private message

Just got a question for any of the vodafone guys here. I was looking at getting the new iphone 3gs as vodafone had a good discount going for the 130 plan (handset was 199, now 399) apperently the 199 was a limited time offer and I didn't realise it was limited time so I've missed it.
Question is, will this be repeated or another similar discount offered soon? I'm gutted I didn't act at the time but after starting a new business and everything cash flow is hindering my toy buying potential. Cheers for any help

Create new topic
513 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 1

Kiwi Dev Studios

  Reply # 317360 12-Apr-2010 15:06
Send private message

Hi red,

are you sure you weren't looking at the 8GB 3G model instead? that one is $199 on the 130 plan.

twitter/ NZCoderGuy / KiwiDevStudios

Kiwi Dev Studios


49 posts


Reply # 317363 12-Apr-2010 15:10
Send private message

yeah mate, positive! the 8gb 3g was free and the 16gb 3gs was 199 on the 130 plan. was just told it was a "limited time offer" but didn't realise that the other week when I saw it

1818 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 340


  Reply # 317419 12-Apr-2010 17:07
Send private message

Still a pretty good deal for a $1300 phone!

Handsome Dan Has Spoken.


49 posts


  Reply # 317421 12-Apr-2010 17:11
Send private message

yeah no doubt about that! just not good enough for me right now under current conditions is all.

19282 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 2600
Inactive user

  Reply # 317422 12-Apr-2010 17:13
Send private message

What is that saying " Those that snooze lose "


49 posts


  Reply # 317920 13-Apr-2010 17:14
Send private message

Just following up as I gotta give credit where it's due.

I found vodafone had failed to remove their google ad regarding this offer so I sent a screen shot of it to Paul Brislen and today someone rang me to offer the 3gs for 199 on the 130 plan as advertised.

so nice one vodafone! thanks alot.

1491 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 42


  Reply # 319241 16-Apr-2010 10:16
Send private message

JB Hi-Fi are still advertising the 3GS at $199 with the $130 plan as well, it is on their homepage.

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 »

Intel introduces new NUC kits and NUC mini PCs
Posted 16-Aug-2018 11:03

The Warehouse leaps into the AI future with Google
Posted 15-Aug-2018 17:56

Targus set sights on enterprise and consumer growth in New Zealand
Posted 13-Aug-2018 13:47

Huawei to distribute nova 3i in New Zealand
Posted 9-Aug-2018 16:23

Home robot Vector to be available in New Zealand stores
Posted 9-Aug-2018 14:47

Panasonic announces new 2018 OLED TV line up
Posted 7-Aug-2018 16:38

Kordia completes first live 4K TV broadcast
Posted 1-Aug-2018 13:00

Schools get safer and smarter internet with Managed Network Upgrade
Posted 30-Jul-2018 20:01

DNC wants a safer .nz in the coming year
Posted 26-Jul-2018 16:08

Auldhouse becomes an AWS Authorised Training Delivery Partner in New Zealand
Posted 26-Jul-2018 15:55

Rakuten Kobo launches Kobo Clara HD entry level reader
Posted 26-Jul-2018 15:44

Kiwi team reaches semi-finals at the Microsoft Imagine Cup
Posted 26-Jul-2018 15:38

KidsCan App to Help Kiwi Children in Need
Posted 26-Jul-2018 15:32

FUJIFILM announces new high-performance lenses
Posted 24-Jul-2018 14:57

New FUJIFILM XF10 introduces square mode for Instagram sharing
Posted 24-Jul-2018 14:44

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.