I'm starting uni in sydney and am looking into a mobile phone provider with a decent network. Would you recommend Telstra or Vodaphone? Is there a difference in connectivity, coverage, price, etc?
If you are in the U. We do not offer international roaming. However, we do have some coverage available in Puerto Rico and the U.
With Roam Like Home, you can use your mobile wherever you go in the EU and pay no more for your texts, data and minutes than you would in the UK subject to our fair usage policy. Plus, we think post-trip blues are bad enough without nasty surprises lurking in your mobile bill. Please also check any welcome SMS messages you get when you arrive in these areas and the relevant roaming prices stated.
Virgin Mobile is phasing out of Australia byand is no longer taking new customers. Click here for more information. See all Mobile Phone Service Providers.
Looking to switch to a new mobile network? Choosing a mobile network can be a daunting experience at the best of times. Each offers its own set of unique perks and extras to attract you - from the generous data plans of Three to pre-sale tickets to events from O2 to courtesy phones from Vodafone if yours needs repairing.
Super-fast and reliable with a commitment to relentess improvement, we'll feed your phone's need for speed. All capital cities. To experience 4G with us, you'll also need to have the correct internet settings on your device.
You can use your phone wherever you are in the world. But remember, roaming rates will apply while roaming outside of the EU. Inside the EU you can use your Virgin Mobile allowance, subject to a fair usage policy, without any extra charge.
Optus will phase out Virgin Mobile in Australia, and hopes to keep its customers. Virgin Mobile is being phased out of the Australian market and more than one million customers will be affected. If you're one of them, here's what you need to know. Optus has confirmed it's killing the Virgin Mobile brand in Australia, with reports claiming 36 retail stores will be closed and staff will be made redundant.
Optus has provided further information on the closure of its Virgin Mobile Australia subsidiary, revealing on Wednesday it will begin the retail store phase-out from June 4,and will stop upgrading and selling new postpaid mobile and broadband services on June Around staffers will be affected as a result of the closure, Optus said, and it will do its "very best" to redeploy existing employees within the Optus business "wherever possible". Optus had on Tuesday revealed it would be cutting roles as part of its strategy to provide premium content and "game-changing experiences".
It was founded by Richard Branson inand although it became a wholly owned subsidiary of Optus init maintained its own brand identity, customer service, management structure and staff. Virgin Mobile offered postpaid mobile phone and mobile broadband services to approximately one million customers in Australia. In 24 Mayparent company Optus has announced it will be phasing out the Virgin Mobile brand, closing 36 Virgin Mobile retail outlets and staff would be affected.