3 Releases £9 Monthly Contract With Free Skype Calls

Three Mobile Network has announced that they will be releasing a £9 mobile tariff as from tomorrow with a free phone as well as 4500 minutes worth of Skype calls every month as well as 100 mix and match minutes.

Prospective customers will also be able to use up to 300 minutes to calls other three customers (ed: just another reason to get friends to join in). The tariff will come with a Sony Ericsson K660i which is a basic 2-megapixel shooter.

Users will also get free calls to voicemail, free access to Windows Live and Skype as well as 100 mix and match minutes.

Marc Allera, sales and marketing director, 3 UK stated that : "Delivering value to consumers has always been a priority, that’s why we’re the first and only mobile network to try to take the worry out of at least one bill a month with the UK’s first ever £9 tariff. The current economic climate means that we’re more committed than ever to finding ways to pass savings to consumers".

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If you're ready to fork out an additional £3 per month and if you don't need Skype, then Virgin offers you a £12 that gets you a 5-megapixel camera (The Samsung G600), a 512MB card, 150 minutes and 150 texts as well as 50 free photo prints, a memory book and collage poster. Three's offer though is great especially since their own PAYG require you to buy £10 per month.

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