Posts Tagged ‘Vodafone’

[iPhone] HowTo Make MMS Work on iPhone 2G

NOTE: This walkthrough is for iPhone OS 3.0 only! For MMS on iPhone 2G with firmware 3.1, buy SwirlyMMS on Cydia Store I. Abstract Many iPhone 2G users are not very amused about Apple’s update policy. As of iPhone OS 3.0, owners can eventually use MMS on their iPhones. All owners? No, not the ones […]

[iPhone] Vodafone Germany to Offer Plan for Unlocked iPhones

Vodafone yesterday announced to offer a data-plan for customers who actually bought an unlocked iPhone in a foreign country. The data-plan requires a normal fon-plan by vodafone, means: the iPhone plan is an upgrade. The interesting point is the price. This flatrate costs 9,95€/month surcharge to a current fon-plan. It gets slowed down from HDSPA […]

[iPhone] Factory Unlocked 3G List (“Locked to Carrier” List) (update)

[Update] Sep, 26th: News from Hong Kong added (details here) [Update] Aug, 25th: Apple’s list update included. Almost unnoticed on july, 11th 2008 Apple also published a list of carriers offering the iPhone. The interesting thing with this list is, it also contains information about the status of the SIM lock in specific countries. Apple’s […]

[iPhone] iPhones to be sold without contracts in Italy

Rumors tell Vodafone will sell the iPhone without having the customer to sign a contract there. Prices vary between 499€ (8GB version) and 569€ (16GB). Seems like the new iPhones will be exported from Italy into the rest of the world then. Or better: get yourself a connection to Italy. We expect first prices on […]

[iPhone] Apple abandons exclusive Carrier Sales Model

The american news service Informationweek.com and the german news service Golem.de today report, that Apple will abandon their business model to have only one single carrier per country to offer their iPhone. In Italy Vodafone (see our report here) and Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM) will offer iPhone contracts. Here are the facts: TIM will offer […]

[iPhone] Apple teams up with Vodafone in 10 countries

english The german News service Heise.de today reports, that Vodafone will offer the Apple iPhone in 10 countries: Australia, New Zealand (Aotearoa), South Africa, India, Egyt, Greece, Czech Republic, Italy, Portugal and Turkey. Exact time tables are unknown, but carrier contracts will be offered in these countries in the course of this year 2008. Neither […]