updated 11:40 am EST, Thu January 27, 2011
Rogers adds limited time $40 smartphone plan
Canadian wireless and cable provider Rogers has started a new smartphone plans for entry-level smartphones, MobileSyrup reported on Thursday. The promotional plan is called an Exclusive $40 Promo Plan, and has gone into effect on January 25 for a limited, though unknown, amount of time. It requires a three-year contract and includes 200 minutes per month, 100MB of data and unlimited social networking, which grants unlimited access to Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, Bebo, Flickr, Photobucket and LinkedIn.
The deal also gives unlimited evening and weekend calling from 6PM to 7AM, group calling, call waiting, call forwarding, unlimited messaging and unlimited My10 Canada-wide calling. The plan is available for handsets such as the LG Eve and Loop, HTC Magic+, Samsung's Galaxy Spica, Wave, and Messenger, as well as Sony Ericsson's X10 mini and the Motorola Flipout.