Telia announces iPhone 3G pricing in Sweden
- 2008-06-27 09:00 UTC
Telia today announced that it will offer Apple's highly anticipated iPhone 3G from as little as one SEK and with three new subscriptions when it goes on sale in all of Telia´s 84 stores in Sweden on July 11.
"We have seen a huge interest around iPhone 3G in Sweden and in order to match different customer needs of voice, SMS and mobile data, we will offer three different subscriptions all including free use of Telia’s WLAN hotspots," says Håkan Dahlström, Head of Mobility Services at TeliaSonera in Sweden. "With iPhone 3G, and the speed and mobility of Telia's mobile network, customers will enjoy using iPhone 3G to browse the web, read emails and more."
Apple's iPhone 3G combines all the revolutionary features of iPhone with 3G networking that is twice as fast* as the first generation iPhone, built-in GPS for expanded location based mobile services, and iPhone 2.0 software which includes support for Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync and runs the hundreds of third party applications already built with the recently released iPhone SDK.
Telia will offer three subscriptions with iPhone 3G. All three subscriptions will include substantial mobile and voice minutes as well as free use of Telia's over 1,800 WLAN hotspots.
Telia Mobil Telia Mobil Telia Mobil
iMini** iMidi** iMaxi**
Monthly fee 299 SEK 489 SEK 859 SEK
Voice 100 minutes 250 minutes 1,000 minutes
SMS 100 SMS 250 SMS 1,000 SMS
Mobile data*** 100 MB 250 MB 1,000 MB
WLAN Free of charge Free of charge Free of charge
iPhone 3G 8 GB, 1,695 SEK 995 SEK 1 SEK
iPhone 3G 16 GB, 2,495 SEK 1,795 SEK 795 SEK
24 months binding
iPhone 3G 8 GB, 2,495 SEK 1,895 SEK 1,395 SEK
iPhone 3G 16 GB, 3,295 SEK 2,695 SEK 2,195 SEK
18 months binding
* Based on 3G and EDGE testing. Actual speeds vary by site conditions.
** No entry fees for new Telia subscriptions until August 22, 2008. All pricing including VAT. More detailed information will also be available on www.telia.se/iphone
*** Telia´s daily cap of 9 SEK for mobile surf is also offered to all customers.
Facts about Telia´s mobile network
Telia’s mobile telephony network has been awarded the best network in Sweden for several consecutive years. The company also provides high speed access to the Internet with the best network coverage in Sweden. Telia's EDGE-network covers approximately 90% of Sweden while the HSPA network is available for almost 6 million inhabitants in Sweden. Telia's customers also have access to over 1,800 WLAN-hotspots in Sweden.