Other World Computing
Feature Graphic
Shinola Premium Leather iPhone 5/5s case
Feature Graphic
My iPhone Home Page Apps
Feature Graphic
Apple Leather iPhone 5/5S Case (Product RED)
Feature Graphic
Building a Hackintosh Server
Feature Graphic
HiRise dock for iPhone 5, iPad mini from Twelve South
IGM Logo

| Home | Contact | Advertising | Search | Submit


Orange iPhone Contract 49 Euros Per Month



By

Orange has accidentally leaked the fact that it will provide iPhone contracts in France for 49 euros per month, Reuters reports.

The two-year contract will cost a total of 1,176 euros ($US1,754) when it goes on sale next Wednesday. A one-year (minimum) contract will cost an extra 4.5 euros per month. The 49-euro-per-month contract includes two hours of talk time, 50 SMS text messages, 10 hours of wi-fi connection and unlimited email.

The terms appeared briefly on Orange's website this week, before quickly being removed. Orange will also charge 399 euros for the iPhone purchase.

Analysis: We have to bear in mind that the recent, sharp US dollar depreciation makes these Euro-denominated prices worse than they appear. Nevertheless, the iPhone and its contracts are not cheap in Europe. We expect there will be similar levels of unlocking in Europe, as has occurred in the US and other markets where the iPhone has not even been released.

But it's not a great contract in France; a lousy 50 SMSs per month?


Spacer

Connect with Insanely Great Mac


spacer

Recent Articles

- Podcast - iPhone pre-orders, iOS 8, Tim Cook Interview + More
- 1Password 5 now available for iOS w/ extensions, touch ID support
- iCloud data gets 2-step verification, new app-specifc passwords
- Apple posts Android switcher guide
- Charlie Rose Tim Cook Interview
- 4 million iPhone orders in first day, up from 2 million for iPhone 5
- Podcast: iPhone 6, Watch, Apple Pay, etc, etc
- New iCloud storage plans rolling out
- Macworld Magazine ends, continues online
- Apple Watch
- The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus
- Apple Pay
- Podcast: iCloud security tips, TheFappening, Apple Event, plus more
- Wired on how iCloud accounts may have been hacked
- My iCloud security tips
- Podcast: Brown M&M, Apple event, wearable, tattoos, Dropbox vs iCloud + More
- That FLIR iPhone heat camera can steal PIN numbers
- Apple special event set for September 9
- Dropbox changes to a single 1 TB Pro plan
- August Smart Lock begins shipping
- iPhone 5 Battery Replacement Program
- Otterbox announces Alpha Glass screen protector
- OS X Yosemite allows screen sharing over iMessage
- Final Cut Pro suite gets minor updates
- Visual history of Apple designs


Browse and search for more articles

IGM Specials

Mercury Extreme SSD
60GB - $64.50
120GB - $79
240GB - $148

480GB - $300

960GB - $695

iMac RAM (2013)
8GB Kit - $99
16GB Kit - $198

32GB Kit - $390

External Storage
500 GB - $129
1 TB RAID - $225
Mobile RAID = $198

Power2U AC/USB Wall Outlet - $22.50


Other World Computing

Other World Computing





Home

About

Advertising

Search

Copyright 1995-2014 Insanely Great Mac. All rights reserved.
Privacy Statment | Terms of Service | Editorial Policy