0
General

O2 Spain temporarily suspends SIM activations

Thursday 12 July 2018 | 12:17 CET | News
Telefonica's new O2 brand in Spain has temporarily suspended the activation of new SIMs following customer complaints of delays and service cuts, reports El Confidencial. The company announced O2's first plans last month, targeting the country's low-cost segment with a simple mobile only and convergent (fibre plus mobile) offering presented ahead of the brand's official launch in September. However, O2 has now written to customers to say it's temporarily cancelling activations to resolve pending portability and SIM card delivery problems.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

We hope you've enjoyed your free articles. Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Companies: O2 Spain / Telefonica
Countries: Spain
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Telefonica's O2 selling 100Mbps fibre but delivering 300Mbps - report

Published 04 Jul 2018 09:56 CET | Spain
Telefonica's O2 brand in Spain is delivering triple the contracted speed to its customers after launching its trial EUR 45 a ...

Spain's Simyo revamps plans, ups limit to 30GB

Published 28 Jun 2018 09:15 CET | Spain
Orange's low-cost Spanish MVNO Simyo has revamped its range of mobile plans in response to the launch of Telefonica's new ...

Last week in telecoms: satellite winners and 5G losers

Published 18 Jun 2018 07:30 CET | Europe
Week 24 delivered a gain of 0.1 percent to our European telecoms stock index, far behind the EuroStoxx 50's 1.7 percent gain. The ...

Telefonica unveils O2 brand in Spain

Published 12 Jun 2018 11:55 CET | Spain
Telefonica has unveiled its new O2 brand in Spain, targeting the country's low-cost segment and above all rival Masmovil with a ...





20,500,000
mobile SIMs
Netherlands  |  2018 Q1

Calendar   /   Industry Events

23 Jul Inwit Q2 2018
23 Jul NOS Q2 2018
23 Jul Alphabet Q2 2018
23 Jul Netgear Q2 2018
24 Jul Telekom Austria H1 2018
24 Jul Megacable Q2 2018
24 Jul Smith Micro Q2 2018
24 Jul Telecom Italia Q2 2018
24 Jul Etisalat Q2 2018
24 Jul AT&T Q2 2018
24 Jul Verizon Q2 2018
24 Jul Texas Instruments Q2 2018
24 Jul Orange Polska Q2 2018
25 Jul STMicroelectronics Q2 2018
25 Jul Corning Q2 2018
25 Jul KPN Q2 2018
25 Jul Telefonica Deutschland Q2 2018
25 Jul Vodafone Group fiscal Q1
25 Jul Optima Telekom Q2 2018
25 Jul Turk Telekom Q2 2018
25 Jul ATN Q2 2018
25 Jul Qualcomm fiscal Q3
25 Jul F5 Networks fiscal Q3
25 Jul Hutchison Telecom HKH Q2 2018
25 Jul TE Connectivity fiscal Q3
25 Jul SCF Rural and Remote Summit
26 Jul Bharti Airtel Q2 2018
26 Jul Cypress Semiconductor Q2 2018
26 Jul Amazon.com Q2 2018
26 Jul Comcast Q2 2018
::: More Calendar Items