Latest O2 phone news

O2 Family Plan puts up to 20 connections on the same bill with massive discounts for all
O2 Family Plan puts up to 20 connections on the same bill with massive discounts for all By Rik Henderson

O2 has launched a new, simple to use Family Plan that offers benefits for an entire family of mobile users.... Read more

O2 to give customers up to 12 months of free Netflix
O2 to give customers up to 12 months of free Netflix By Max Langridge

Mobile network O2 has announced that both new and existing customers can claim either six or twelve months of free Netflix access, depending on the monthly... Read more

Claim a free Kodak photo printer with select Sony, Huawei and LG phones from O2
Claim a free Kodak photo printer with select Sony, Huawei and LG phones from O2 By Max Langridge

O2 knows that summer is a time for hanging out with friends and family and taking plenty of photos in the process. But rather than just show them off to... Read more

London's The O2 venue will have 5G connectivity later this year
London's The O2 venue will have 5G connectivity later this year By Rik Henderson

O2 will start to equip its London venue, The O2, with 5G network connectivity from March. It will then be available to the public from the second half... Read more

O2's new flexible tariffs let you chop and change your monthly payments
O2's new flexible tariffs let you chop and change your monthly payments By Max Langridge

O2 has announced it will be introduce a new series of Flexible Tariffs from tomorrow, 27 October, which coincidentally coincides with pre-orders for the... Read more

O2 enables 4G and Wi-Fi calling: Here’s how to use it
O2 enables 4G and Wi-Fi calling: Here’s how to use it By Max Langridge

Mobile operator O2 is the latest UK network to offer 4G and Wi-Fi calling for its customers. The new service replaces the TU Go app, and means O2 customers... Read more

O2 now sells car insurance and even offers a black box for teens
O2 now sells car insurance and even offers a black box for teens By Elyse Betters

O2 has launched car insurance that includes a black box system.O2 is now the first mobile operator in the UK to offer a car insurance service. It is called... Read more

O2 Wifi Extra gives you the strongest connection wherever you go, without having to sign in
O2 Wifi Extra gives you the strongest connection wherever you go, without having to sign in By Rik Henderson

No sooner had EE announced an incentive for its customers than O2 follows with its own. O2 customers can now access free Wi-Fi throughout the UK without... Read more

It's official: Telefonica will sell O2 to Three UK's owner for £10.25 billion
It's official: Telefonica will sell O2 to Three UK's owner for £10.25 billion By Elyse Betters

The mobile network space in Britain is about to drastically change, with four of the major networks soon going down to three.Telefonica has announced it... Read more

O2's Refresh tariff kicks off preorders for new Samsung flagships, and the Edge is £100 upfront
O2's Refresh tariff kicks off preorders for new Samsung flagships, and the Edge is £100 upfront By Elyse Betters

You can now pre-order Samsung latest flagship smartphones from O2, and you'll even get a free FitBit Charge with your purchase.Samsung's Galaxy S6 and... Read more

Rugby fan? This phone is made of grass from the Twickenham Stadium
Rugby fan? This phone is made of grass from the Twickenham Stadium By Luke Edwards

The Six Nations Rugby tournament is as good a time as any to unveil the world's first smartphone made from grass and recycled phone parts.The grass handset... Read more

1.5 million O2 customers will get their bills cut by half
1.5 million O2 customers will get their bills cut by half By Rik Henderson

Around one-and-a-half million customers on O2's O2 Refresh tariff will have their bills drop by an average of £18 a month each as the network celebrates... Read more

Is a tycoon about to drop £9 billion to buy O2 and merge it with Three?
Is a tycoon about to drop £9 billion to buy O2 and merge it with Three? By Luke Edwards

Mobile network operator O2 is reportedly in talks with one of Asia's richest men who may buy it for £9 billion.O2 is Britain's second largest mobile operator... Read more

Amazon.co.uk cosies up with O2 to sell you mobile contracts: We compare the deals
Amazon.co.uk cosies up with O2 to sell you mobile contracts: We compare the deals By Chris Hall

Amazon.co.uk will now sell you a mobile phone contract, meaning you can buy not only the hardware, but the tariff to go with it.Amazon has been selling... Read more

O2 Gurus confirmed for Pocket-lint Tech Tavern, ready to solve your gadget problems
O2 Gurus confirmed for Pocket-lint Tech Tavern, ready to solve your gadget problems By Stuart Miles

The music you are hearing in your head right now should be the theme tune from The A-Team, because if you've got a problem with your tech, then you should... Read more

Get your Monday lunch pizza, baguette and more for £1 with O2
Get your Monday lunch pizza, baguette and more for £1 with O2 By Luke Edwards

In an attempt to brighten up Mondays O2 is offering deals from 19 May on lunch. O2 customers will be treated to a £1 lunch every Monday if they're using... Read more

O2 streamlines 4G tariffs, offers 1GB of data for just £17 a month
O2 streamlines 4G tariffs, offers 1GB of data for just £17 a month By Rik Henderson

O2 has launched a new series of price plans for 4G that make the high-speed data service more accessible to those on a budget.Now starting at £17 a month... Read more

Argos signs with O2 to offer shoppers free Wi-Fi in all stores
Argos signs with O2 to offer shoppers free Wi-Fi in all stores By Rik Henderson

On the build-up to an expected busy Christmas period for the chain, Argos has installed free high-speed O2 Wi-Fi in all its 735 stores across the UK and... Read more

O2 customers get free Evernote Premium for a year
O2 customers get free Evernote Premium for a year By Rik Henderson

O2 has partnered with Evernote to provide the Premium version of the service to all O2 users free of charge for a year. From today, all O2 business, mobile... Read more

O2 network outage leaves some UK customers without connection
O2 network outage leaves some UK customers without connection By Jake Smith

Those in the UK who use O2 as their mobile carrier may be having trouble connecting.O2 confirmed on its website there is an outage with parts of its network,... Read more

O2: No iPhone 5S stock on launch day, customers may have to wait until November
O2: No iPhone 5S stock on launch day, customers may have to wait until November By Elyse Betters

Apple's iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C are set to release tomorrow, though it appears O2 in the UK won't have any iPhone 5S smartphones to dole out in stores... Read more

O2 prices iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C, but 4G looks to be delayed
O2 prices iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C, but 4G looks to be delayed By Elyse Betters

O2 has announced that it will offer Apple's iPhone 5S and iPhone 5C on O2 Refresh tariffs in the UK - but had to admit that customers who buy the iPhone... Read more

O2 4G tariffs detailed: SIM only from £26, 4G Airtime from £22 a month
O2 4G tariffs detailed: SIM only from £26, 4G Airtime from £22 a month By Chris Hall

O2 has detailed the 4G plans that will be available to customers when the new network goes live on 29 August 2013.The 4G tariffs on O2 will start at £26... Read more

O2 4G launch confirmed: London, Leeds, and Bradford from 29 August
O2 4G launch confirmed: London, Leeds, and Bradford from 29 August By Stuart Miles

O2 is to offer 4G in the UK from 29 August, the company has confirmed, as it looks to claw back lost ground on EE and get ahead of Vodafone’s launch... Read more

O2 launching Talk to the Hand phone gloves made from old mobiles
O2 launching Talk to the Hand phone gloves made from old mobiles By Hunter Skipworth

O2 has collaborated with artist Sean Miles to create a set of what it calls Talk to the Hand gloves produced entirely from recycled mobile phone parts.... Read more

O2 ending partnership with BT Openzone, say goodbye to free BT Wi-Fi
O2 ending partnership with BT Openzone, say goodbye to free BT Wi-Fi By Hunter Skipworth

O2's long-standing deal with BT Wi-Fi is to come to an end. The network has traditionally included access to BT's 4,200 premium managed Wi-Fi hotspots... Read more

O2 Refresh tariff unveiled, allows you to get a new phone anytime during your airtime contract
O2 Refresh tariff unveiled, allows you to get a new phone anytime during your airtime contract By Rik Henderson

O2 has announced a new mobile phone price plan that suits those who constantly upgrade their handsets for the latest model. Called O2 Refresh, it comprises... Read more

O2 Tracks now available on Windows Phone too
O2 Tracks now available on Windows Phone too By Rik Henderson

O2 has followed up on its early promise and brought its O2 Tracks application to Windows Phone. Available for free on the Windows Phone store now for Windows... Read more

O2 TU Go app: Wi-Fi calls to any other phone on any other network
O2 TU Go app: Wi-Fi calls to any other phone on any other network By Chris Hall

O2 has set up its own VoIP (Voice over IP) service, allowing customers to make calls via Wi-Fi from a range of supported devices.Called TU Go, the new... Read more

Brian Blessed could record your voicemail message thanks to O2
Brian Blessed could record your voicemail message thanks to O2 By Rik Henderson

O2 has signed actor Brian Blessed to offer an incentive to those looking to pick up one of the Windows Phone 8 phones from HTC.The first 100 customers... Read more

O2 launches top 13 accessories for 2013 as recommended by Pocket-lint
O2 launches top 13 accessories for 2013 as recommended by Pocket-lint By Stuart Miles

Pocket-lint has teamed up with O2 to produce a collection of the very best accessories available from O2.The collection - handpicked and recommended by... Read more

O2 and HTC sell four-in-every-five HTC One X+s charger free, in deliberate ploy to be more green
O2 and HTC sell four-in-every-five HTC One X+s charger free, in deliberate ploy to be more green By Jake Smith

With the launch of the One X+, O2 and HTC tried a new approach of taking the charger out of the box and including only a USB-cable to promote environmental savings.... Read more

O2 Nexus 4 release date, prices and details confirmed
O2 Nexus 4 release date, prices and details confirmed By Danny Brogan

O2 has officially confirmed that the new Nexus 4 will be arriving exclusively to the network for a limited time only, as Pocket-lint reported earlier this... Read more

O2 and HTC to sell phone without a charger, in deliberate ploy to be more green
O2 and HTC to sell phone without a charger, in deliberate ploy to be more green By Danny Brogan

O2 and HTC will begin selling a new, as yet unannounced, phone before the end of the year without a charger in the box as part of a pilot scheme to reduce... Read more

O2: No Android Ice Cream Sandwich update for Sony Xperia Ray, Xperia Arc and Xperia Neo
O2: No Android Ice Cream Sandwich update for Sony Xperia Ray, Xperia Arc and Xperia Neo By Danny Brogan

Bad news for Sony Xperia Ray, Xperia Arc and Xperia Neo users, with O2 announcing it is pulling the plug on the anticipated Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich... Read more

O2 enters the MiFi market with PAYG Pocket Hotspot
O2 enters the MiFi market with PAYG Pocket Hotspot By Danny Brogan

O2 has introduced a mobile Wi-Fi (MiFi) device that the operator says is small enough to fit into your pocket. The O2 Pay & Go Pocket Hotspot can provide... Read more

O2 rolls out free Wi-Fi across London for one and all
O2 rolls out free Wi-Fi across London for one and all By Danny Brogan

Londoners now have even more Wi-Fi hotspots to log on to, thanks to a mass roll out by O2 - and best of all it’s free and available to anyone, no matter... Read more

O2 customers affected by outage to receive 10 per cent off September bill
O2 customers affected by outage to receive 10 per cent off September bill By Danny Brogan

O2 has unreservedly apologised for the outage issue that left thousands of its customers unable to make or receive calls and texts - and if words weren’t... Read more

O2 outage sees thousands unable to make calls or surf the web as outage heads into day two
O2 outage sees thousands unable to make calls or surf the web as outage heads into day two By Stuart Miles

O2 customers across the country found themselves unable to make or receive phone calls on Wednesday afternoon after the UK network suffered a national... Read more

O2 TU Go app to bring your calls to your tablet
O2 TU Go app to bring your calls to your tablet By Dan Sung

O2 is set to launch a smartphone app for its customers at the end of 2012 which will allow them to make and receive phone calls and messages on any connected... Read more

O2 and Vodafone join forces in preparation for 4G roll-out
O2 and Vodafone join forces in preparation for 4G roll-out By Danny Brogan

Telefonica UK and Vodafone have revealed plans for a joint venture that will see both networks share one national grid that will improve call and mobile... Read more

O2 and McDonald's sign deal that provides free Wi-Fi to non-O2 customers too
O2 and McDonald's sign deal that provides free Wi-Fi to non-O2 customers too By Danny Brogan

If the smell of a quarter-pounder with cheese wasn’t enough to get you through the doors of your nearest McDonald’s, O2 has signed a five-year deal... Read more

O2 accused of leaking phone numbers online - we show how to plug the hole
O2 accused of leaking phone numbers online - we show how to plug the hole By Ian Morris

The Internet is awash with claims that O2 is sharing customers' mobile phone numbers with websites. Twitter users are posting that, after checking with... Read more

O2 to turn London into Europe’s largest free Wi-Fi zone
O2 to turn London into Europe’s largest free Wi-Fi zone By Paul Lamkin

O2 has announced plans to turn parts of London into Europe’s largest free Wi-Fi zone ahead of the Summer Olympics.Back in the 1990s, we all wanted to... Read more

O2 delays Sony Ericsson Xperia Play
O2 delays Sony Ericsson Xperia Play By Stuart Miles

O2 has said that it is delaying the Sony Ericsson Xperia Play (AKA the PlayStation Phone) because, according to the operator, it’s not ready for prime... Read more

O2 customers to get first look at King Tut exhibition
O2 customers to get first look at King Tut exhibition By Amy-Mae Elliott

O2 customers will get the chance to act like kings for the day with priority access to the Tutankhamun and the Golden Age of the Pharaohs exhibition at... Read more