HTC Wildfire on Vodafone £20 a month but you get 10 months by redemption FREE SAVING £200. Works out £160 for the phone over the 18 months with 100Mins & 500 Texts then you also get 500MB of internet.
You can get £40 Cashback if you use Quidco, works out at £6.67/month after Redemption and Quidco or £120 total.
You can get £35 Cashback if you use TopCashback, which works out at £6.94/month after Redemption and Quidco or £125 total.
REMEMBER: You CAN'T port your number to Vodafone with contracts ordered from Dial-a-phone, you HAVE to have a new number!
Make sure you cancel the 1 Month Free insurance and the 1 Month Free Gadget Helpline Support that you are forced to take out otherwise they will charge you £6.99 and £2.93 each per month, do that when you phone arrives. Here's how you cancel the Insurance and Gadget Helpline: http://i27.tinypic.com/30tnrbt.jpg
Here's Redemption information for posting off your phone bills: http://i31.tinypic.com/a1msfs.jpg
This phone comes with Android 2.1 O.S, Android 2.2 (Froyo) firmware for the HTC Wildfire will be out in 2-5months btw, it will add new features, improve the browser alot and be alot faster.
This comes with a 2GB Samsung Micro SD card pre-installed within the rear case of the phone, there's no slot on the outside of the phone.
The phone is UNLOCKED, the only branding on the phone is the vodafone logo that appears when the phone is switched on, apart from that there's no branding at all. You need to remove the plastic sheet from within the phone to be able to use it as the battery contacts don't touch due to the sheet inbetween. The sim will be automatically activated within 48hrs of signing for delivery."
Sim Activation took around 1hr after receiving delivery :)
Photos i've taken (.rar): http://www.sendspace.com/file/ijjggm
As you can tell its kind of dark grey and aluminium brown. Its all plastic btw but looks like aluminium with the paint they used. I've blurred serial numbers and my location incase you are wondering why there are blurs.
You only get a quick start guide, here is the full Manual: http://member.america.htc.com/download/web_materials/Manual/HTC_Wildfire/100518_Buzz_HTC_WWE_UM.pdf
** Update on cancellation procedures
For the Gadget helpline one you can cancel online here: https://secure.tmti.net/vip/
For the Policy Administration Services Ltd insurance ring 01270 413000 (thanks to Dave at http://www.saynoto0870.com/
for that number). You’ll get through to reception and just ask to be put through to Policy Administration Services Ltd. They’ll take a few details and it’s all done…
data limit has been reduced from 500mb to 250mb now, all the rest of the tariff has stayed the same :)
you can email your pdf online bill (obtained by logging into vodafone uk website and emailing it to: [email protected]
I got an email confirming my cheque would be despatched shortly and received it a few days later.