Customers are often more expensive to purchase smartphone with subscription




Many people still turn out cheaper to buy a mobile phone handset and arranging a sim-only subscription than buying a phone with a abo. According to a comprehensive price comparison of a tweaker.

Only the most expensive devices such as the Galaxy S5 and iPhone 5s pays some providers have to purchase a subscription, but especially with devices already dropped in price or cheaper the unit, the option to buy often much of him cheaper. The most extreme example is the Lumia 520 from Nokia, which loosely around 120 euros costs, which where you for example T-Mobile with a subscription with 250 minutes and 500MB of data over two years around 450 euros to pay.

Tweaker Kiswum made ​​the calculations for the most popular handsets from the Pricewatch and three types of subscriptions: one with subscriptions with around 250 minutes and 500MB of data, abo with 90 minutes and 2GB of data and variants with as many unlimited use. Eighteen months ago, made ​​it even though such calculations.

Large differences between providers. T-Mobile turns in all computed cases favorable to buy the device. Loose In a gemiddeld’ subscription customers with an iPhone 5s over 200 euros cheaper with a sim-only subscription and a phone handset. Vodafone differs in each case, but, for example, a Galaxy S5 is almost 160 euros cheaper to buy him a Red subscription if you want unlimited calling, texting and surfing as possible.

Also at Telfort is often more advantageous to buy the device. Loose KPN and Hi making comparison difficult, because the sim-only subscriptions have another data limit. In which providers Nevertheless, it is also worthwhile to exit. Sim-only With an iPhone 5s and a gemiddeld’ subscription customers 300 euros cheaper, as they just get more data.


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