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Getting a Contract for a Mobile Phone Service

Samsung Galaxy S6Everyone uses a mobile phone these days, and there are so many options available on the market that you might have a hard time choosing something. However, you’ve got two options for getting a mobile phone, actually three options – you can get the phone alone, without a phone service, you could get just the phone service or you could get both of them in the same package.

Speaking of this, there is always the need to get a contract when you ask for both a service and a phone, and we’re going to explain to you how to do in each case.


When You Get Just the Phone

As we said, you’ve got plenty of options on the market. You have the possibility to getting just the phone, without a phone service, and it’s very easy. You can go to your service provider and see what they have in their offer or what are the prices that they practice for the phone that you want, and you can get it without closing a deal on another service. You can also go to another provider and if the price is better – meaning if the phone is cheaper if you acquire just the item without a phone service, then you can also get it from there. Even so, make sure that the phone is not coded – in some cases it can work with only the services from certain providers, so pay attention to this when you buy your phone.

As it happens with any item, you will have to sign a contract for buying the phone – the contract will represent your proof that you own the phone and also it will be your warranty that you could use in case something goes wrong with it. However, pay attention that the warranty won’t cover any damage that you’ve made intentionally – it covers only software damage caused by the producer.


When You Get the Service

If you choose to make a contract for getting a phone service – in the case you already have a working mobile phone, you’ll need to pay attention to several things. Usually, these are offered in packages and they start from a very low price with just a few options and they could go to very high prices, including different options and even a free mobile phone.

note-edgeIf you choose something, make sure you choose based on your needs – there are different options for voice and messages, broadband and other facilities.

This is also something that requires a contract, so make sure that you read the contract before signing it. A serious phone service provider won’t try to trick you, but you might have surprises where you don’t expect to.


When You Get Both the Phone and the Phone Service

In this case, you will definitely sign a contract, but you already know this. However, if you choose this kind of package, it might be a little more cheaper – the seller might make you a discount on the phone price or on the service, and it could be in your advantage. Sometimes, you could also negotiate depending on what you need – more minutes for talking with your friends or more broadband to browse the internet.

This type of package is usually done for a longer period of time, usually more than one year, and people chose this because they’ve got better advantages – the phone is cheaper and it’s usually something that they can’t get on their own, being more expensive than a regular mobile phone.

In the end, it’s up to you and your needs what type of phone you choose, or what type of service, but make sure you do it based on your needs and wants, and not on the whim of a moment.

Tips for Choosing Your Mobile Phone

futuristic-technologyWith the evolution of technology, there are plenty of options for choosing a mobile phone and everyone can benefit from this entirely. There are different variations of smart phones, but there are still available on the market simple mobile phones, with no access to internet and no touch screen. However, they all have the names of mobile phones, and we’re going to give you now some tips on choosing the mobile phones them easily.


The Type

There are different types of mobile phones, and just as we said, there are the smart phones –the last generation of mobile phones, but there are also simple mobile phones, with no access to the internet. The choice should be made on different criteria, and each person has his own motivations. Depending on what you need the phone for, you can think about its benefits and its uses before choosing one.


The Smart Phone

The smart phone is usually preferred by teenagers, young people and business owners, because there are so many things that you could do with a smart phone. However, each one of these categories of people has its own motivation – some buy it because it’s cool (the teenagers), others buy it because they use it for the internet mostly and also for work (the young generation), while those who use it strictly for solving business matters are the ones who appreciate all the apps that the smart phone has.


The Simple Mobile Phone

As we said, there are also simple mobile phones with no access to the internet, no camera and no touch screen – the things that the young people prefer today. However, this type of phone is easy to use especially by older people, because they still have buttons instead of touch screen and the battery has a longer life.

The screen is easy to see – the characters are bigger and the menu is usually simple, so counting on this features, if you’re a business owner and you have a construction company for example, this is the best type of phones to give to your workers, so that you can contact them at any given time. Apart from this, this simple mobile phone also has a good signal coverage, so you won’t lose the signal easily.


For Working

If you’re thinking of getting a mobile phone that can help you in your work, it’s better to choose a smart phone. Wondering why? It’s very easy – the latest types of smart phones can sustain different types of applications that can be very useful for making your work easy.

USB_battery_chargerNow you can edit documents, send emails, print files and convert different types of files directly from your smart phone. Many of the smart phones that are available on the market today are smaller replicas of a computer, the only thing missing being the big size that a desktop computer or a laptop have.


For Playing Games

Remember the “snake”? It was a very easy game that was pre-installed on Nokia phones, and everyone was addicted to it. If you still love that game, you might find it on simple mobile phones. However, with the internet at your fingertips, all you have to do is get a smart phone and download plenty of games that you can play directly on your phone.

There are plenty of apps too that can help you in this area, so all you have to do is open up the pre-installed store (you’ll need an account) and download the game that you want. Many people are preferring to use the phone instead of the computer not just for working, but also for relaxing, so installing a game can be recommended, especially if you can do it.

I hope this information was helping you to figure out what you need. To realize your wishes we suggest you to get in touch with the TalkTalk customer service.