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Topic # 227496 9-Jan-2018 13:58
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Just received a txt saying
Great news from 2degrees. We've bumped up our $19 Carryover Combo so next time you buy the combo you'll get 1.25GB of NZ data and 200 mins!


Again a market leading price point with another boost in Data 👍

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  Reply # 1932864 9-Jan-2018 14:06
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Looks like the $40 plan has been bumped up 500mb to 3gb too


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  Reply # 1932881 9-Jan-2018 14:21
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Skinny upped their $16 combo around December 19th to 1.25GB, 2degrees matched that and gave an extra 50 minutes


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  Reply # 1932884 9-Jan-2018 14:24
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Great news

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  Reply # 1932885 9-Jan-2018 14:25
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Didn't vf also do a raise much like this recently?

 

 

 

Sounds like following sheep ;)

 

None the less, bringing value to the market nicely done 2D.





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  Reply # 1932886 9-Jan-2018 14:26
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Didn't vf also do a raise much like this recently?


 


Sounds like following sheep ;)


None the less, bringing value to the market nicely done 2D.



Yes Vodafone did it few weeks back

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  Reply # 1932958 9-Jan-2018 16:08
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and i was just about to switch to the $9 combo to burn through some of my 7gb saved up data.  clearly im not using anywhere near the 1GB a month Im getting...  I figure if I do 4 months on $9 then 8 months on $19 that averages out to $15.67 a month, which is slightly less than skinny, but has the added benefit of being per calendar month (i hate this 30 month or 28 day BS).


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  Reply # 1932960 9-Jan-2018 16:12
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They also have the $29 carryover prepay as well with 2.5Gb data, I wonder if that'll get a bump up too...


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  Reply # 1935357 10-Jan-2018 10:05
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I was all set to remove the $19 carryover and replace with the $29 carryover .. this now has reconsidering ,,,


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  Reply # 1935362 10-Jan-2018 10:08
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WyleECoyoteNZ:

 

They also have the $29 carryover prepay as well with 2.5Gb data, I wonder if that'll get a bump up too...

 

 

Minutes got bumped up to 200

 

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  Reply # 1935475 10-Jan-2018 12:14
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I was all set to remove the $19 carryover and replace with the $29 carryover .. this now has reconsidering ,,,

 

 

Agreed. It's awesome having the under $20 plan being enough for so many people. It really annoyed me when all of the networks kept the limit at 500MB for like 5 years


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  Reply # 1936022 11-Jan-2018 09:41
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This is a pretty good deal. I've just switched to do the Data Hunt having been with Vodafone since I first had a cellphone. The latest My Flex prepay combo I had with Vodafone was I think $25 for 1.5GB and 150 minutes so this is a much better deal with the slight difference in data more than covered by the Data Hunt. Plus of course the Vodafone deal is 28 days which results in 13 renewals a year rather than 12 with 2 Degrees being monthly. I gather Vodafone have dropped their prices, but it would still be an extra renewal every 12 months.


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  Reply # 1936023 11-Jan-2018 09:44
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i still find the skinny deal for 1.25 Gb data, 150 minutes, unlimited text ,  for $16 the best deal.





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  Reply # 1936025 11-Jan-2018 09:45
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This is a pretty good deal. I've just switched to do the Data Hunt having been with Vodafone since I first had a cellphone. The latest My Flex prepay combo I had with Vodafone was I think $25 for 1.5GB and 150 minutes so this is a much better deal with the slight difference in data more than covered by the Data Hunt. Plus of course the Vodafone deal is 28 days which results in 13 renewals a year rather than 12 with 2 Degrees being monthly. I gather Vodafone have dropped their prices, but it would still be an extra renewal every 12 months.

 

 

@invisibleman18 Not correct VodafoneNZ bumped up it's $19 Prepay flex to 200 minutes and 1.25GB few weeks back and 2D has followed suit

 

This is even mentioned just a few posts above this one

 

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  Reply # 1936035 11-Jan-2018 09:55
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Which part was not correct? I could have been clearer that I changed when the Data Hunt started rather than making it sound like I had changed much more recently. That is what I was paying for the combo I was on at the time and I said I that I understood Vodafone had changed theirs (though wasn't sure of the specific combinations having already changed provider, and admit I didn't read the whole thread). Though the $19 deal is now the same combo for both, the 2 Degrees deal remains cheaper across a year as it is monthly so is one less renewal whereas 28 days works out to 13 renewals per 12 months. Not sure I actually said anything about the Vodafone $19 deal in my post anyway, just compared to the most recent one I was on before switching.


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  Reply # 1936060 11-Jan-2018 10:43
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Really don't use the cellphone much, but the thing I like about skinny is it automatically takes the amount I want automatically from the credit card every month and tops it up. i.e. for the $8 pack it takes $8 every month, but on 2D I can't enter a payment of less than $20. Any way round this somewhere ?





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