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1p phone on sale at Carphone Warehouse

Popular mobile phone and device retailer Carphone Warehouse has announced a pay as you go phone for just 1p, in the Alcatel OT 209 handset.

Carphone Warehouse's offer is for a phone that was previously on sale for just under £1 at 99p, which we first reported at the start of November last year.

Alcatel's OT-209 is a candy-bar style handset, with a 1.45-inch colour screen, a built-in torch, FM Radio, basic GSM connectivity and the ability to instantly fake an incoming call with a click of a button.

Previously, the phone actually cost £4.95 from where it's now been reduced to this low amount but it's unsure whether this is time limited offer or not.

The ‘ultimate bargain' of a mobile phone is available on CPW own Talkmobile pay as you go essential tariff, with 25p a day internet costs, calls being priced at 8p a minute and a single text message costing 4p - whilst calls and text messages to other Talkmobile numbers are half price.

One Mobile Ring believes this is a good start to the year and on a day that began with the highest ever recorded level of VAT being included on goods.

Originally published at OneMobileRing.com

Rob has worked in the affiliate industry for many years with large publishers, and previously worked as a journalist on titles such as Wired, PC Magazine, ITProPortal, The Register, The Inquirer, Pocket-Lint, Mobile Industry Review, Know Your Mobile and The Gadget Show.