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PayPal and Vodafone team to offer contactless payments from a PayPal account

PayPal and Vodafone team to offer contactless payments from a PayPal account

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Vodafone has been offering the ability for its customers to make contactless payments through Android phones for a while now, long before Android Pay made it over to the UK.Its Vodafone Wallet app has given users the ability to pay for items through Vodafone... >>

Best budget smartphones 2017: The best phones available to buy for under £200

Best budget smartphones 2017: The best phones available to buy for under £200

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The budget smartphone market has really come into its own over the last couple of years, with numerous devices appearing with price tags under £200 and an aim to offer you a good enough smartphone experience that you don't need to splash half a grand... >>

Vodafone Smart Ultra 7 review: Ultra value makes for one smart purchase
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Vodafone Smart Ultra 7 review: Ultra value makes for one smart purchase

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When looking for affordable devices, it can often be difficult to find a phone without too many compromises, especially at the lower-end of the scale. With the Smart Ultra 7, Vodafone is looking to give you as much for your money as possible, in a phone... >>

Vodafone Smart Platinum 7 Review: Power and elegance without the price tag
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Vodafone Smart Platinum 7 Review: Power and elegance without the price tag

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When it comes to carrier-branded smartphones, the expectation is rarely high. In most cases, it seems just an effort from the network operators to peddle out cheap, unimpressive devices with their branding on them. Customer experience and device quality,... >>

Vodafone Smart Platinum 7 with 2K screen throws in free VR headset to show off its affordable power

Vodafone Smart Platinum 7 with 2K screen throws in free VR headset to show off its affordable power

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Vodafone has taken the wraps off its latest flagship smartphone that's built to offer high-end specs while remaining affordable. Those specs are so good they can even do VR justice, so Voda is throwing in its Smart VR headset for free. The Vodafone Smart... >>

Vodafone customers can charge Google Play apps to their bills, with 90% off

Vodafone customers can charge Google Play apps to their bills, with 90% off

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Vodafone has made it more simple for its customers to purchase apps and content from Google Play, with its Charge to Bill service. Android device owners can pay for items on Google Play by charging them to their monthly bill. What's more, to celebrate... >>

Best roaming plans: Which is the cheapest network for EU and abroad?

Best roaming plans: Which is the cheapest network for EU and abroad?

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As of the end of last month, April, roaming fees across Europe have dropped dramatically thanks to an EU directive. In addition, the European Commission will scrap roaming data charges in its 28 member countries entirely from June 2017. Until then though,... >>

Your Vodafone mobile now works in 40 countries for free

Your Vodafone mobile now works in 40 countries for free

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Vodafone has announced that it will be joining Three and Tesco Mobile in offering free roaming to its customers. That means you'll be able to use your smartphone abroad without paying extra charges. Roaming charges are due to be scrapped completely in... >>

Vodafone Smart Ultra 6: The ultimate budget smartphone?
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Vodafone Smart Ultra 6: The ultimate budget smartphone?

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Looking for a budget phone? It's always easy to recommend the latest Moto G — a phone that's simple and just works. However, there are other options out there, one of the very best being the Vodafone Smart Ultra 6. The Ultra 6 costs just £125 and... >>

Vodafone Tab Speed 6 is a 4G Android-powered budget tablet now for sale

Vodafone Tab Speed 6 is a 4G Android-powered budget tablet now for sale

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Vodafone has unleashed a new tablet in the UK. It's an Android tablet of course, and despite the decent specs, it's pretty inexpensive. Called the Vodafone Tab Speed 6, the tablet is a lot like the Tab Prime 6 but smaller and more affordable. It features... >>

Your mobile bills could rise in the next year as networks’ spectrum fees triple

Your mobile bills could rise in the next year as networks’ spectrum fees triple

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After a lengthy consultation period, UK communications regulator Ofcom has set new annual licence fees for spectrum used by the mobile networks and the bad news is that the new amounts to be paid by Vodafone, O2, EE and Three are over three times what... >>

Vodafone Wi-Fi Calling service is now live, but there's a catch

Vodafone Wi-Fi Calling service is now live, but there's a catch

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Vodafone announced earlier in the year that Wi-Fi Calling would be coming to its network and Voda has now confirmed it: the service has been activated.That means that eligible Vodafone customers will be able to make and receive calls over Wi-Fi rather... >>

Want to see mobile and 4G coverage in your area before you sign up to a network? Here's how

Want to see mobile and 4G coverage in your area before you sign up to a network? Here's how

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If you are still on a 3G mobile plan and are considering switching to 4G, or even want to switch mobile provider altogether, after what each offers for the money the next important question you should ask is whether you will get a decent signal in your... >>

Pick up a Samsung Galaxy S4 mini for £100 this weekend only

Pick up a Samsung Galaxy S4 mini for £100 this weekend only

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The price of powerful smartphones is dropping more and more dramatically, but this latest deal is just silly. For this weekend you'll be able to snap up a Samsung Galaxy S4 mini for just £100. That's on Pay As You Go meaning there are no other commitments.... >>

Vodafone bumps up 4G data allowances on its entertainment bundles

Vodafone bumps up 4G data allowances on its entertainment bundles

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With incentive announcements from EE and O2 rattling around, Vodafone has pitched in with its own ideas to entice new customers. It has increased the data allowances on its Red Value bundles and is now offering 4G by default for all monthly handset agreements.... >>

Vodafone to launch Voice over LTE and Wi-Fi calling services this summer

Vodafone to launch Voice over LTE and Wi-Fi calling services this summer

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Vodafone has announced that it will be introducing both Voice over LTE (VoLTE) and Wi-Fi calling for its customers from this summer. Until now Vodafone users had to use third party apps for calling over Wi-Fi. Once this comes as standard it will mean... >>

Vodafone at 30: Before Gordon Gekko, Mungo Park was the man to envy

Vodafone at 30: Before Gordon Gekko, Mungo Park was the man to envy

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In 1984 Mungo Park was likely to be the envy of many. He was 28. He was the head of the London branch of an American investment bank. He owned the first mobile phone sold by Vodafone in the UK that in today's money had cost him over £4,000. "It made... >>

Tesco's Blinkbox streaming service could end up in the hands of Vodafone, free to customers?

Tesco's Blinkbox streaming service could end up in the hands of Vodafone, free to customers?

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Vodafone is allegedly in talks to buy Blinkbox, Tesco's movie and music streaming service. It has been thought that the UK supermarket chain has been looking to offload the online company for a while, but it has emerged that Vodafone seems to be the only... >>

Vodafone TV and broadband services to launch in spring 2015

Vodafone TV and broadband services to launch in spring 2015

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Vodafone has announced that it will be entering the TV and broadband service provider market from next spring 2015. Vodafone plans to use the infrastructure of BT and its own business fibre network to offer the service. Exactly what the TV content will... >>

Vodafone rolls out more stable, faster 4G speeds, but what is Carrier Aggregation?

Vodafone rolls out more stable, faster 4G speeds, but what is Carrier Aggregation?

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Vodafone has started to roll out its Carrier Aggregation technology that could see a boost to users' 4G data speeds by up to three times. It is being launched initially in Birmingham, Manchester and London, but will continue to expand to include other... >>

Vodafone to buy 140 Phones 4u stores and save 900 jobs

Vodafone to buy 140 Phones 4u stores and save 900 jobs

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In a dramatic twist in the Phones 4u saga, one of the networks partly blamed for the collapse of Phones 4u is to buy 140 of the deceased company's stores and save 900 employees' jobs up and down the UK. Vodafone had a big accepted for the closed high... >>

Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus: Where can I get it?

Apple iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus: Where can I get it?

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Apple has launched two new iPhone models, the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6 Plus. Pre-orders opened from 12 September, available in store from 19 September.The iPhone 6 offers a 4.7-inch display and the iPhone 6 Plus 5.5-inches, meaning Apple now has a phablet.... >>

Vodafone launches HD Voice across UK network, 4 years after Orange

Vodafone launches HD Voice across UK network, 4 years after Orange

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Vodafone has announced that customers in the UK will now enjoy the benefits of HD Voice when making calls between compatible handsets on the Vodafone 3G network. HD Voice is designed to enhance conversations you make on the mobile network, so that people... >>

Vodafone latest to ditch Phones4u as partner, just EE and Virgin Media left

Vodafone latest to ditch Phones4u as partner, just EE and Virgin Media left

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Phones4u has been left reeling after Vodafone is the latest big name network to announce it will not be renewing its partnership. Having already lost O2 in January, the UK high street retailer can now only offer its customers contracts from EE (T-Mobile... >>