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Argentina sells 60,000 phones in 10 days of smartphone plan

Wednesday 3 August 2016 | 12:31 CET | News
Over 60,000 smartphones were sold during the first ten days of the Argentine government's new plan to make available low-cost LTE-enabled smartphones, reports news agency Telam. The government finally launched its 'Mobile Internet Access Plan' last month, offering handsets for ARS 2,200 in up to 12 interest-free instalments in a bid to boost 4G adoption across the country. The three operators that have signed up to the plan – Movistar, Claro and Personal – have each sold an average of around 2,000 low-cost phones per day since the plan was launched, said the report.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Claro / Movistar / Personal
Countries: Argentina
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