Skype To Be Offered Free On Carrier 3

Posted: Apr 23 2009, 11:00am CDT | by , Updated: Aug 11 2010, 1:59pm CDT, in News | Mobile Phones


Skype to be offered free on Carrier 3
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UK mobile operator 3 has opened up it's network to allow anyone with a 3 sim and compatible handset to enjoy unlimited Skype to Skype calls and messages without charge.

In a world first from May 1st 2009 there will be no data charges or top-up fees for either contract or pay-as-you-go customers.Currently on other networks you have to buy credit for making calls so this is an amazing offer from 3 and sure to entice new customers to the network. So the more and more people that start to learn about Skype means the better off they will be financially.

During the summer 3 will expand it's offer to make it possible for anyone with a compatible 3G phone to take advantage of free Skype calls, whether or not their phone is from 3.

"The 3 network has been purpose built to support internet services. Our aim is to provide internet access wherever you are and wherever you go in the UK. We already cover 91 % of the UK population and our plans will take us to over 98% by the end of next year."

Read more about this great news on the 3 website

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