Category: Network News

Sony Xperia 1 II arriving soon in UK; already getting great reviews Stateside [Updated]

Sony has had a pretty torrid time of late. The Xperia 1 II may be the phone to turn the tide, with the company having worked hard to improve the camera experience. Given Sony is responsible for making the majority of image sensors used in other handsets, which then go… [Click for more]

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Vodafone and Barnado’s launch The Great British Tech Appeal

Vodafone is calling on all of us to search drawers and cupboards for old smartphones and tablets, that can be redistributed to disadvantaged children. Partnering with children’s charity Barnardo’s, the Great British Tech Appeal aims to distribute 10,000 phones and tablets to those in greatest need. Vodafone will cover all… [Click for more]

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Oppo hooks up with Vodafone to sell phones in Europe (just in time for the Find X2 launch!)

If there’s one thing that is rather important when selling phones, it’s having them sold in places where people want to buy them. Oppo has already got a tie-up with Carphone Warehouse, which is great, but getting a carrier on board is even better. According to Mobile World Live, Oppo… [Click for more]

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Help fight Coronavirus by installing this app on your phone right now

Back in 2017, the Vodafone Foundation developed an award winning app to help you aid cancer research. Now it’s letting you help Imperial College London fight COVID-19. The DreamLab app works by harnessing the computing power of multiple smartphones normally inactive overnight. Instead of sitting there doing nothing while you… [Click for more]

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Vodafone offers six months half price on selected 24-month SIM only plans

The next few months should be quite interesting with rumours of various shake-ups on tariffing, and Vodafone is in early with a six month half price deal on selected SIM only plans. Three has also offered similar half price deals recently, but with Vodafone you’ll notice that this deal applies… [Click for more]

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Vodafone brings unlimited data to mobile broadband plans, from £28 per month

Mobile broadband plans on Vodafone now come with the option of unlimited data too, following last year’s introduction on pay-monthly handset contracts, and last week’s launch on pay-as-you-go. This means, unlimited data is now available across the board. Plans start from £28 per month for SIMs designed for tablets, mobile… [Click for more]

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Vodafone launches 5G pay as you go service, with unlimited data option and free 5G roaming

Vodafone has launched 5G for people who would rather do without a contract, and there’s now an unlimited data option too. Customers who already have, or intend to buy, a SIM-free 5G phone can now take advantage of 5G on PAYG at no extra charge. With a range of bundles… [Click for more]

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EE signs agreement to bring 4G to part of the London Underground from March 2020

EE has signed a deal with TfL to bring 4G connectivity to the London Underground from March 2020 as part of a trial that will cover Westminster to Canning Town stations and the tunnels in between. Platforms and tunnels at these stations, served by the Jubilee line, will be covered… [Click for more]

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Vodafone Black Friday deals go live: Prices starting from just 1p – but be quick!

Vodafone has announced its Black Friday deals, and unlike many other companies that have much longer promotional periods, these deals expire end-of-play Monday. There’s quite a lot on offer, which are listed below in as simple a format as possible. All deals, bar one, end Monday December 2nd at 23:59…. [Click for more]

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