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Which is cheapest PAYG SIM by Derek F[_2_]
My wife is an occasional phone user about one brief call a week either for a Taxi or when out to tell me of train delays on her way home. She has an unlocked Orange Hollywood that accepts all SIM's except Kontakt for some reason. Which is the cheapest PAYG SIM to use? Derek
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Today 08:30 AM
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Replacement *genuine* S3 battery? by Mentalguy2k8
Can anyone recommend a reliable source for a replacement Galaxy S3 battery, all the Amazon sellers and a few phone sites seem to be selling knock off fake ones. I don't want the longer-lasting one (because they're bigger and then it won't fit in my case) but Samsung themselves don't seem to be selling their original S3 battery, just the higher-capacity ones. Many thanks for any help.
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Today 02:53 AM
by Phil W Lee[_2_] Go to last post
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What phone will work in Jamaica? by Peter
Hi, I'm off to Jamaica later this year and was wondering what I need to do to get roaming service there. (For a holiday, not long term.) I would expect to take two dual band phones - a 7110 & a 6210, one on contract with T-Mobile the other on contract with Vodaphone. I can, if necessary, take a 6310i which would have one of the above sim cards installed.
Yesterday 03:37 PM
by mahesw Go to last post
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Problem connecting Samsung smartphone to computer by Hc
Hello, I'm having difficulty connecting my Samsung smartphone to Windows 7. I'm using a Samsung Galaxy Ace 2, model number GT-I8160. When I connect the phone to a USB port the phone registers that it has been connected and also charges up but a bubble pops up from the task bar in Windows saying "USB Device Not Recognised" and I can't access any files on the phone. The phone is definitely...
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Yesterday 01:34 PM
by Bob Eager[_3_] Go to last post
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Anyone still using Orange-OVP by Roger Mills[_2_]
My wife and I have both had phones on the Orange-OVP tariff for many years and - as very light users - this had used to be a good deal, with calls costing 15ppm for the first 5 minutes (billed by the second) in each 24hour period and then 5ppm, and it being free to retrieve answerphone messages. Then, a while ago, calls went up to 25ppm (billed by the *minute* - with no reductions after so...
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April 19th 14 10:22 PM
by Theo Markettos Go to last post
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Three(3) simcard on samsung v200 by hEE Hee
Hi I want to buy 3's VideoTalk500 tariff which at the moment 12.50 per month for 12 months and 500 minutes anytime anynetwork on NECe313. I am not sure If I can use the 3 simcard in my existing samsung v200 as NECe313 is too bulky to carry???? any thoughts??? thanks
April 18th 14 01:51 PM
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Can't receive SMS text messages with new Vectone SIM by [email protected]
I have just installed a new Vectone SIM on my Hauweii G3512 phone. It works OK for voice calls in and out and I can send text messages but I can't get it to receive texts. I have three other Vectone SIMs all of which seem to work with no problems receiving texts. I have tried Vectone customer support and they just say set the "Vectone Services" to Manual and select "In the UK" which should...
April 17th 14 07:50 PM
by Woody[_4_] Go to last post
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Will a 3 sim? by I
Hi Will a sim card from a three phone work in any unlocked phone? Regards I
April 17th 14 03:45 PM
by mahesw Go to last post
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Morocco mobile network by chris
Am going to Morocco soonish for a holiday. Just wondering what the network is like there - if any? Is getting a local SIM a viable option?
April 16th 14 01:50 PM
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Orange Magic Numbers: orange only? by Allan
Do Orange magic numbers have to be other Orange numbers, or can they be T-Mobile numbers (yet?)? I think I know the answer to the question (Hunting t'internet, it looks like a magic number has to be another Orange number, at the moment, even though Orange and T-Mobile are owned by the same parent company, they are still separate networks), but thought I'd see if there was any insight on...
April 16th 14 11:01 AM
by Allan Go to last post
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SE P900, does this work with 3 SIM? by i-ball
As above, I'm looking for a replacement to the crappy A835. I tried my P800 but it had some sort of memory overflow with 3 SIM? -- ian to e-mail me, pls. amend the obvious.
April 14th 14 11:27 AM
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Doro 410 charger by Woody[_4_]
Anyone know the connector polarity and output voltage of the charger for a Doro 410GSM? It appears to want -ve in the centre which though compliant with the original DIN spec is not the accepted norm these days. Also 5V puts an 'Overcharge' sign on the screen but 4.5V seems acceptable, whereas as far as I can find the official charger is 5V output. Before you ask, I inadvertently threw out...
April 14th 14 02:02 AM
by Phil W Lee[_2_] Go to last post
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02 SIM in Tesco mobile phone by Crouchez[_2_]
Does an 02 SIM work in a Tesco Mobile phone? I know Tesco runs on 02 but do the two sims work on either?
April 13th 14 05:11 PM
by mahesw Go to last post
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Tesco Phones by Steve
Are Tesco phones locked or are they open to any sim card? Wanting to use Spain sim in Spain. Thanks.
April 11th 14 02:09 PM
by mahesw Go to last post
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Apple to PC connection by Roy Brown
In message , Bob writing at 15:32:11 in his/her local time opines:- Does anyone know what protocol Apple iThingys use to connect to a PC? (Generic MP3 players usually use MTP and flash memory uses Mass Storage Mode). Is it an Apple TV?
April 11th 14 12:02 PM
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Tesco/O2 by holkingers
Can you use a Tesco Sim card in a phone locked to O2? Is it like Virgin/T-Mobile where it works one way but not the other? Cheers.
April 11th 14 08:56 AM
by mahesw Go to last post
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Accidental Roaming by Mark Carver
If you're beyond 35km from a base station, you may well see the networks listed, but the time delay for GSM is too long to allow authentication, or is it ? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26513546 I've often seen foreign networks from 100km+ flash up on a manual network search, but I've never managed to 'log on' to them, and I wouldn't have expected it to be possible ?
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April 11th 14 02:12 AM
by Phil W Lee[_2_] Go to last post
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Virgin contract phones, locked? by .newman
Do Virgin Mobile still lock their contract phones? And if so, how much do they charge for an unlock code? Regards
April 10th 14 04:14 PM
by mahesw Go to last post
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Vodafone Contract Phone by Chris Oldroyd
Thinking of getting an ngage on vodafone, does anyone know if the phone will be locked to the network or open Cheers Chris
April 10th 14 08:18 AM
by mahesw Go to last post
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Good budget replacement for SE K750i by David.WE.Roberts
We have had SE K750is for ages and as a non-smart phone they do everything fine. Apart from the s*dding joystick which has been iffy for most of the life of the phone and is now virtually non-functional. So what is the cheapest modern phone which can be used on PAYG for texting, receiving calls, occasional outgoing calls and decent photographs? Cost would have to be below £50UKP because...
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April 8th 14 08:23 PM
by alexd Go to last post
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