obile operator O2 is to permit some new and current clients to swap their cellphone for a brand new one each time they like throughout their contract at no additional price.
From Thursday, the O2 Swap Up choice might be routinely included with all of the agency’s Plus Plans, or will be added to different customized plans as a Bolt On for £3.99 a month.
It is going to permit customers to vary their cellphone inside their contract as many instances as they like, O2 stated, with no limits on how lengthy clients must have had their present handset or how lengthy is left on their current contract.
The corporate stated the deal will permit customers to benefit from the newest handsets with out having to pay additional to take action.
The corporate confirmed that the brand new providing won’t be accessible on Sim-only plans.
Gareth Turpin, chief business officer at Virgin Media O2, stated: “We’re ripping up the rule guide and giving our clients much more freedom and suppleness in order that they’re in management.
“O2 Swap Up provides our clients the facility to resolve what cellphone they’ve and once they have it, all on their phrases and with the peace of thoughts that their earlier cellphone gained’t go to waste.
“With a complete host of thrilling new telephones set to be launched within the coming months, we are able to’t wait to see our clients begin switching and getting essentially the most from their new handsets.”
The cell operator stated traded-in handsets might be refurbished and resold as what it calls a “like new” gadget.