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Sky - is it a good offer?

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9y, 1m agoPosted 9 years, 1 month ago
Been with Sky since Jan 2005 used to have multi room then i canceled it as it wasnt being used

anyway my Sky+ box is acting up and a few channels dont work properly i went through to the cancellation department yad yad yad so anyway i got offered a new Sky+ box with an 80gig harddrive for £49 this will cure all my problem and if it doesnt any technicalities will be fixed for free as i would now be under a new contract

to me it sounds pretty good as i could probably flog my old box on ebay and get £30 back atleast thus resolving all my issue's getting a new box with sky on demand whatever the hell that is and it would only cost me £20

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9y, 1m agoPosted 9 years, 1 month ago
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#1
Sounds good :) My mum is wanting Sky+ for Christmas bus to upgrade it'll cost about £180 :/
#2
I think there might be a thread somewhere explaining how to get it for free. Not sure though lol.
#3
If you go through to cancellations, depending on who you get on the other end of the phone, you might be able to get a new box for free, especially as you are out of contract.

I called up and got my standard sky box in my bedroom upgraded to a sky+ box for free. I went through to cancellations and said I wanted to cancel as I wasn't really happy with sky, Virgin are cheaper blah blah, and in the end they offered me a free sky+ box for my bedroom.

So if you sound fairly confident that you want to cancel and throw them the line that you are looking at Virgin (maybe take a look at their prices etc first so you sound like you've really been looking into it) and if they come back with the £49, say you're not really happy paying that when you can go elsewhere and pay less and get it all fitted for free. They should, fingers crossed, back down, speak to a manager and come back and say they'll do the box for free. If they don't budge, let them cancel so you dont look daft and call back in a week and say you've changed your mind and want to stay. Hope that gets you the same results as it did me :thumbsup:
#4
ok i guess ill give it another try, he tried the stupid this offer is valid today and may not be offered again trick but i dont even have £50 to my name at the moment due to a few cheque's not clearing lol
#5
You can get Sky+ for free (inc installation) if your a new customer
#6
ChrisUK
You can get Sky+ for free (inc installation) if your a new customer


out of interest where from so i can quote it lol

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