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    Default Cheapest outright iPhone + unlock?

    Hello, I was just wondering what the cheapest price (which carrier) offers the cheapest combination of an outright 16gb iPhone and an unlock.

    Some say that virgin phones come unlocked, and optus doesn't have clear pricing for outright handsets, so I thought I would ask here.

    Thanks.

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    Please note that nowadays there aren't many places left that still sell them outright.
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    Aww, why is that? I bought one on a contract at the start, and I thought that they would only have been pushing the contracts at the start when there was limited stock, not the other way around.

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    What the hell does 'AFAIK' mean?



    Quote Originally Posted by Huy View Post
    Optus.

    About $929 AFAIK.
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    Quote Originally Posted by eLMafUDd View Post
    Aww, why is that? I bought one on a contract at the start, and I thought that they would only have been pushing the contracts at the start when there was limited stock, not the other way around.
    One of my family members owns and manages a chain of Optus mobile resellers. According to him, stores were only offered a single order of prepaid phones which had to be placed prior to the iphones going on sale. Now that this stock of phones has dried up, the only way of ordering more is on contract.

    He is a store owner and doesn't know any reason why it was done this way. Speculate away... I have no idea.

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