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[TechWatch]O2 brings an end to unlimited data

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O2 is going to do away with its unlimited data tariffs, and introduce a new system of data caps.

The move will be made at the same time the company puts the iPhone 4 on sale, which is June 24th.
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The unlimited data was one of the main reason I liked being on O2, however I dont think this will put me off, as I feel their customer support is still the best.
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Who's O2?
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O2 is a mobile network provider that operates in the UK.

I'm currently with them on Pay and Go. I'm on a pretty decent tariff in that if I top up £15 a month then I get unlimited texts and unlimited data. I'm guessing this will apply to me too? :/
Edited by Apocalyptic Spirit - 6/11/10 at 7:37am
 
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Sucks nonetheless.
Although I can't recall any ISP that doesn't offer unlimited bandwidth as a standard
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Sucks nonetheless.
Although I can't recall any ISP that doesn't offer unlimited bandwidth as a standard
More and more are starting unfortunately.
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post #6 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by Setzer View Post
Sucks nonetheless.
Although I can't recall any ISP that doesn't offer unlimited bandwidth as a standard
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Originally Posted by blupupher View Post
More and more are starting unfortunately.
Eh? this is a mobile tariff for cell phones. Not an actual ISP tarrif.
post #7 of 18
Crap, hope this doesn't come over to the US mobile companies. =/
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I was gonna say, what is so unique about them and what do they do lol? I hate it when there is no context for an article sometimes.
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Crap, hope this doesn't come over to the US mobile companies. =/
It already has. Check out AT&Ts new plans.
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Originally Posted by Zawarudo View Post
Eh? this is a mobile tariff for cell phones. Not an actual ISP tarrif.
Comcast does it. They have a cap (250gb/month??) for regular home customers.
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