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23 May 201265 Comments by Jon M

Ovivo Mobile – the first free mobile provider?

ovivo mobile logoChallenging even the best-value networks and hot on the heels of a new ad-supported data network, it now looks like the cheapest mobile offer is £0/month!

A brand new virtual mobile network called Ovivo has just launched and they pledge to give you calls, texts and mobile internet absolutely free. No more wasting £30/month on an iPhone contract – now you can get a mobile for nothing at all. They claim that smartphone users will get 200 minutes, 200 texts and half a gigabyte of data every month and won’t have to pay for it at all. Even tablet users are catered for with 1GB of free mobile internet on offer at no cost whatsoever.

So what’s the catch? We’re not sure yet. You have to order your SIM for £5 initially but you get this balance back as credit straight away. Even if you go over the included amounts, the prices seem great value at just 6p/minute for calls and 6p per text message. We’re still not convinced this business model is viable even in this day and age but we’ll be looking to get in touch with Ovivo to find out a bit more. Please check back soon as we want to run an in-depth interview with the people behind this very soon.

So what do you think? Are you tempted by the rock-bottom prices? Do you think the advertising will be too intrusive? And do you think you’ll sign up or do you not see it working in the long term?

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65 Responses to “Ovivo Mobile – the first free mobile provider?”

  1. Mobile Network Comparison 5 February 2014 at 01:16 Permalink

    We just posted our complete official OVIVO Mobile review with the latest pricing.

  2. Job Chithalan 4 September 2013 at 23:05 Permalink

    Try this for APN settings:
    Name: OVIVO
    MCC: 234
    MNC: 15
    APN Type: internet OR default

    In case of difficuties, you can find step by step instructions in one of the .pdf files T

    Good Luck!

  3. Dave 4 September 2013 at 22:51 Permalink

    I cant understand why it does not just WORK..!! My phone works fine with my other sims with no problems.,!! I am also on Vodafone… The signal is on the weak side here but is does work…UNLIKE this new sim… The free calls and texts are ok…although I have a lot more free mins and unlimited texts with vodafone anyway… I really wanted this to use with my old HTC wildfire to turn it into a hotspot for my android tablet… Sods law that it seems to be the one thing that does not want to work..!!

    • Mobile Network Comparison 4 September 2013 at 22:52 Permalink

      Most of the time when you change network you have to load the correct APN. It takes about 60 seconds to set up a HTC Wildfire.

      • Dave 4 September 2013 at 23:23 Permalink

        I have put all that in and it still does not work.. I wish I had not bothered.. Free calls and texts are fine but I really wanted this for the data..

        • Mobile Network Comparison 4 September 2013 at 23:48 Permalink

          Have you selected the APN and deleted the others? Is it making any connection? Unfortunately, if it doesn’t work the only explanation is that there’s a problem with your phone.

          • Dave 5 September 2013 at 06:17 Permalink

            Yeah..done all that.. It still does not work.. I think there could be another could be the Sim card they have sent because my phone works fine with 2 other sim cards.. Not to worry though.. Im getting the free calls and texts with no probs so Ill put the sim into a non smart phone and let someone else use it..!! 😉 No advets to worry about…

            • Mobile Network Comparison 5 September 2013 at 06:31 Permalink

              At this stage your best bet is to test the SIM in another phone to narrow down exactly where the issue is 🙂

              • Dave 5 September 2013 at 08:38 Permalink

                Its the Ovivo sim.. I put my other sim card into my phone, set it up and it works fine.. I put the Ovivo sim back in..set it up and it does not work..
                The other issue is… They want you to delete all other settings because they say, they may interfere with Ovivo.. Well, how about if u r using a duel sim phone and want to be able to switch between G3 networks..(as i can with two other simcards) It seems to me that, although having the free mins and texts for a £15 sim is a good deal, there are issues with these sims that may not have been known about at the time.. Why is it that you can drop most sims into a mobile and they set themselves up without having to mess around..!!??

                • Mobile Network Comparison 5 September 2013 at 14:41 Permalink

                  The only other issue is that the SIM is faulty but that can’t be verified until you try in another handset. Plenty of people have used Ovivo SIMs with no issues in dual SIM handsets. If you want it to work, you need to troubleshoot more.

                • Job Chithalan 5 September 2013 at 15:04 Permalink

                  I use ovivo and samba SIMs in a Lenovo A820 dual SIM phone. Have not had any problems.

                • Mobile Network Comparison 5 September 2013 at 15:14 Permalink

                  Yeah, it seems one of the best uses of Ovivo is as a second SIM in a dual-SIM phone. Works great!

                  How are you finding the Lenovo A820? How much did it cost you?

                • Dave 6 September 2013 at 08:36 Permalink

                  Well a friend of mine is coming next week with his HTC Wildfire that is working with his Ovivo sim so I will be trying my sim in his handset… So soon we should know if its my HTC or the sim they have sent.. Ovivo have just sent a text saying their sim is unsuitable for my duel sim hand set….but we shall be trying the sim in his HTC Wildfire handset next week which already works with Ovivo sim…so soon we shall know if its my HTC or the sim they have sent..

                • Mobile Network Comparison 6 September 2013 at 13:22 Permalink

                  Please do keep us updated 🙂

                • Darren 18 October 2013 at 00:20 Permalink

                  Hi Dave im having the same problem as you, my data just doesnt work and ive set up 6 ovivo sims for others but mine just never shows a data connection.
                  Like you ive tried other sims that instantly show a data connection on my phone but this one never works.
                  Ovivo cant solve it and are blaming my phone but other sims work fine.
                  I need the data more than the calls or texts so im as gutted as you are !

              • Job CF 5 September 2013 at 20:49 Permalink

                Tried to post a detailed reply about Lenovo A820 but it is not getting posted

                • Mobile Network Comparison 5 September 2013 at 20:53 Permalink

                  The one on our review post got caught by the spam filter but is now approved. Were you trying to leave a different one here? Please try again and if that doesn’t work you can email it to us and we’ll manually post it.

                • Job Chithalan 6 September 2013 at 00:19 Permalink

                  I tried to post my mini review of Lenovo A820 here and at the Lenovo A789 review page. But it is not going through. May be there is limit on the number of words!
                  Don’t know where to find your email ID. May be you could email me! Thanks

                • Mobile Network Comparison 30 September 2013 at 13:42 Permalink

                  Hi Job – stay tuned for our A820 review coming very soon!

                • Job C 1 October 2013 at 16:27 Permalink

                  Would love to read your review of the A820.
                  Have been using it for over a month now and it is running smoothly.
                  A big following of the A820 at the GifGaff Community.
                  One thread on it has 159 pages now!

                • Mobile Network Comparison 2 October 2013 at 19:12 Permalink

                  Review has just been posted here. Please also check out the video and let the folks over at Giffgaff know about it 🙂

  4. Job_CF 4 September 2013 at 21:57 Permalink

    I had the similar problem with data usage.
    After calling ovivomobile support many times, a helpful person directed me to
    On the right there are number of .pdf files for different devices.

    It is important to use the correct settings. I was charged nearly £10 for the very little data that I used 🙁

  5. Haywardsdave 4 September 2013 at 17:00 Permalink

    I got my sim card today. Works ok making calls and sending/reciving texts.. HOWEVER, The internet is not working in my area.. and seems to be locked to 2G so I dont think Ill make a lot of use out of it..!!

    • Mobile Network Comparison 4 September 2013 at 17:10 Permalink

      Do you get signal for Vodafone where you live? And have you installed the correct APN?

    • Joe Strong 4 September 2013 at 20:10 Permalink

      No, it is not locked on 2G, but Vodafone 3G coverage is awful in rural areas. Also if you use Android, make sure you have ticked “3G preferred” in the settings.
      In Spalding where I live the Vodafone 3G mast is high up, but very focused.If you are even 1Km from the mast, you will not get 3G. Boston Lincs is the same. I think it is deliberate to stop the network being overloaded. It’s a pain but I live with it.Blame Vodafone,not Ovivo
      I’ve been on Ovivo 15 months and it is incredible value, my kids are on it too, customer services helpful,and costs nothing. I’ve tried to persuade others to use it but they seem to want to pay for stuff that they don’t have to. Go figure!

  6. Job CF 4 February 2013 at 17:56 Permalink

    Isn’t revenue from advertising important to Ovivo? If users find ways of bypassing them, in the long run, we could be shooting ourselves in the foot.

    • Capvermell 4 February 2013 at 18:20 Permalink

      It was clearly a condition of the product to accept adverts in the web browsing from time to time. Receiving spam emails entitled “Monday Offers” “Wednesday Offers” etc was not indicated as being part of the concept when Ovivo originally launched their product.

  7. Capvermell 1 February 2013 at 14:37 Permalink

    @Job CF, The phone side of Ovivo has always been an MVNO arranagement with Vodafone since the product launched in the middle of last year. So nothing has changed there. All that has changed is the number of free minutes which started at 200 then declined to 50 and then went back up to 100.

    Somethine was however changed at the end of last summer in relation to the data side of the service when the APN used to access the internet etc was changed for all customers. I presume this is because whilst the phone side of the MVNO is through Vodafone itself Ovivo are allowed to route the data through whatever provider gives them the best deal and a beter deal was found elsewhere at that time.

    Dariush is clearly a very expenrienced and senior person from the marketing side of the mobile phone industry so I think requires all due support and kudos for being able to set up a rival to the traditional mobile phone company model almost single handed apart from his small team of customer service persons (of whom Libbie seems to be the most frequently in the office and also the most friendly). He has also been good enough to take the time to both to speak to me on the phone and send me a couple of personal responses to my emails about the changed product offering.

    The service seems to be generally working well now but the only thing i would question is that as a direct substitute for the currently being redeveloped targeted web advertising we are being inflicted as customers with a series of three or so weekly offers emails. I have to say I do find these a little annoying and significantly more intrusive than the web based ads and have been a little disappointed that I have been told I cannot opt out of the Offers emails unless I also take my mobile phone business elsewhere.

    With regard to the packs I think they would do better if they combined both extra data and extra minutes in a single £5 pack. For instance I would certainly be interested in a single pack that had another 0.6MB of data and another 100 minutes for say £5 per month.

    • Mobile Network Comparison 1 February 2013 at 14:40 Permalink

      Have you tried setting up some email filters so that the advertising emails skip your inbox? It’s probably not within the spirit of the offer but might make things a bit less annoying?

      The idea of a combo data and voice minutes pack is a good one. It will be interesting to see whether they go ahead and introduce this. I assume you mean 0.6 GB though (~600 MB)?

      • Capvermell 1 February 2013 at 15:51 Permalink

        Yes I did mean 600MB of data and not 6MB

        I also do think that Dariush should really find a way to offer a service that was still excellent value for money (i.e. better than any of the traditional big boys) but that didn’t have the targeted advertising for customers who end up finding the target web advertising is too intrusive.

        For instance if you buy an extra data bundle because you know are going to temporarily do a lot more web browsing than normal that week or month are you going to really be tolerant of a lot of web browsing being so regularly punctuated by ad inserts. If you only browse a few pages per week then the odd few ads in return for the service being free is a tolerable situation.

        • Mobile Network Comparison 1 February 2013 at 17:42 Permalink

          In our tests we haven’t encountered any adverts while browsing the web on Android. Do you get adverts during normal use and when using a pre-paid bundle?

          • Capvermell 1 February 2013 at 18:21 Permalink

            The web advert service was temporarily withdrawn several months ago due to what seem to be both commercial and/or technical issues with serving the ads satisfactorily. It did work in the early days but the ads that came up on my web browser always seemed to be the same adverts. So that is why you will not have seen any adverts in recent months.

            The Daily Offers emails are a temporary replacement for the web ads until they are turned back on once the appropriate technical and/or commercia adjustments to the service have been made. Hopefully at that stage the emailed adverts will then cease.

            You will need to ask Dariush himself if you want any more precise information than that on what is going on.

            • Mobile Network Comparison 1 February 2013 at 18:27 Permalink

              Thanks for clearing that up. It does seem a bit too easy to filter out the email adverts for the time being…

              • Capvermell 1 February 2013 at 21:25 Permalink

                I believe the ads could also be filtered out from web browsing in the original service by using the Opera Mini web browser in some fashion or other to do this.

                This was previously discussed on this website last summer at

                Regarding filtering the emails its easy to do if you use a Pop email browser like Thunderbird where you can then filter them by Subject. However on simple webmail services like Plusnet’s, supported by Roundcube’s software, the advert emails cannot be filtered out quite so easily.

                • Mobile Network Comparison 4 February 2013 at 14:02 Permalink

                  You’re right, this is simple in almost any IMAP/POP3 application. Does Plusnet’s webmail really not offer a POP3 server? I always assume people use that or forward their mail through the Gmail interface which has quite powerful filtering options…

                • Capvermell 4 February 2013 at 14:35 Permalink

                  Plusnet’s Roundcube interface for their webmail has almost no filtering facilities. You can completely block individual email addresses or even all email addresses from a whole domain from reach your Plusnet email account but you can’t impose any conditions on filtering by Subject. The latter would be required to get rid of Ovivo’s unwanted marketing spam emails.

                  Plusnet does have a Pop and SMTP server that you can use Mozilla Thunderbird, Outlook or whatever else. I always used to use Thunderbird. However a year go I had a computer hard drive failure and I began to realise how much more covenient it is to always have one’s email available on more than one device that you can access through webmail. In particular also having email available through an Android phone. So at the moment I have been leaving my email on the Plusnet server but finding their own interface unsatisfactory.

                  I do also have a secondary email account with (another web mail brand of Microsoft) and I can see that does have much more sophisticated facilities for using webmail. I just haven’t had time to look at it and sort it out properly. I also have about eight years worth of Pop3 Thunderbird email that I would like to upload there if I went down that route. Of course much of one’s email is irrelevant junk or post update emails that one wants to delete and not keep archived forever but some emails are vital records of things that one does need to keep forever more just as with filed written documents.

                  Regarding adverts I have always watched good quality tv adverts and been very sensitive to them over the years (think Smash, RWhites, OpalFruits, TheBountyHunters etc) and not immediately switched off mentally from tv adverts as my mother does. Despite this I have so found that Ovivo’s attempt to target web adevtising did not interest me because it was too crude and simplistic. It may be that if they redevelop it to genuinely target the ads to subjects the reader is interested in that they get somewhere further with it.

                • Mobile Network Comparison 4 February 2013 at 21:03 Permalink

                  Sorry you’re stuck with such a poor webmail service. It should be possible to use Thunderbird to leave the messages on the server though as well as download a local copy so you don’t lose out in the event of a hard drive failure. Using POP to import emails into the far-superior Gmail interface is also an option as that way all your emails will be backed up in the cloud.

                  We totally understand the necessity of keeping old archives of emails as they often turn out to be very vital later on. This is another good reason why we recommend free software like Dropbox which can be a real lifesaver as it will protect you in the event of a drive failure.

                  Glad to hear that you don’t’ find the Ovivo ads too intrusive or annoying as well.

  8. Job CF 31 January 2013 at 02:47 Permalink

    Ovivo is now with Voda. It has worked ok for me since joining couple of weeks ago.
    Since the post by Capvermell in August, Ovivo has marched on. It is now offering 100 mins voice, 100 texts and 400 MB Mobile internet every month, virtually at no cost to the consumer.
    I guess that many people would want more than the free allowance and would be tempted to buy one of the keenly priced Ovivo Packs.

    I don’t know why “alarm bells should be ringing” “When a company’s registered address is one of the most affluent areas (and a residential flat)in Kensington” but kudos to Dariush for offering this service 🙂

    • Mobile Network Comparison 1 February 2013 at 14:09 Permalink

      We would be a little worried if a national company doesn’t have a proper HQ business address but, having spoken to Dariush ourselves, we’re pretty confident in recommending this network 🙂

  9. Capvermell 7 September 2012 at 00:24 Permalink

    The latest state of play is that Ovivo have changed the underlying provider for their data service and as a result this side of their service no longer works at all (phone calls do still work).

    As further testament to this Ovivo’s customer support lines have completely collapsed so you are cut off after waiting on hold for two or three minutes.

    It looks like its time to make a few tweets to Dariush to ask what on earth is going on.

  10. Tony 6 September 2012 at 17:28 Permalink

    I’m happy to pay giffgaff 10 per month because it’s good value regardless of any payback. In honesty, id pay 15 to 20 for what I get there.
    However, I applude ovivo for trying, seems a bit rough on those who transfered lock stock, but it did seem unsustainable.

  11. James 6 September 2012 at 12:36 Permalink

    Erm sorry Joe?

    ” People dont mind paying for a service”? LOL

    99.9% of customers are only on giffgaff as they get payback which pays for their service. so that comment it totally fruitless!

    • Joe 6 September 2012 at 23:43 Permalink

      Sorry yes that was a bit pointless!

      What I meant was that they punted a “free” service that was generous (too generous). I think it may have been better to offer a less generous, but sustainable, service from the start.
      It’s perverse but if you give away something for free, attract customers, and then take it away, and charge them more than if they went elsewhere in the first place, it has a bad smell about it.
      It’s not the money/value thing that bothers me, just that at launch they said they could do something different, clearly they could not.
      Hope I made myself clear this time.

  12. James 6 September 2012 at 12:35 Permalink

    Hang on,

    Isn’t this what T-mobile did with their afrer 7 calls years ago? The wordl didnt’ crumble. they didn’t go under

    You ALL forget that unlike Giffgaff Dariush does not have the financial backing of a parent network. give the guy a break!

    Oh and the £5 add on is better than Giffgaff’s £5 offerings. People on there have been asking for data on the Hokey Cokey bag for years nothings going to be done about it

    And the unlimited data is a farce.. it’s public knowledge of the 2 ASA invetigations and also that if you use more than 2.64GB of data on GiffGaff they start to lose money. They survive because Telefonica hemerage money at them. They pay for agents and they also pay their customers to help (which has to be the UKS biggest tax evasion pis taking swindle if ever there was one.

    Ovivo dont have a forum and have REAL UK based call centre staff. Go to giffgaff – ask an agent a question, bang your head against the wall 0 go to the forums and get a load of illiterate replys and THEN you might just apprecaite Ovivo’s team!

  13. Joe 1 September 2012 at 14:16 Permalink

    Agreed 100%, getting people to move and then pulling the offer is a seriously bad way of getting customer loyalty.Don’t blame you for going to GiffGaff.
    They need to understand that people don’t mind paying for a service, but if you mislead them by offering stuff for free that they can’t sustain, you would be better off offering a chargable but sustainable service in the first place.
    Hopefully there will be a “part three” to this post, where Mr Zand explains exactly what went wrong?

  14. Capvermell 31 August 2012 at 21:31 Permalink

    As a customer who had provided Ovivo with a lot of feedback about problem areas like incorrect APN set up details for Android 2.3.4 customers (it should have been default and not internet for the APN setting) and showing us our oldest calls in call history instead of newest first I wish now I hadn’t bothered and had just gone straight to Giff Gaff. I am sure this is where most Ovivo customers will now go since Giff Gaff is clearly a sustainable model while Ovivo is not.

    I even spoke to the CEO Dariush Zand himself about some of my issues on the phone a couple of weeks ago and he did mention the add on packs to the basic allowance and that they were coming soon. This sounded like a good idea had the basic free allowance also remained at 500MB and 200 minutes. What he did not reveal was that he actually intended to slash the free allowance to a useless 100MB and 50 minutes. Clearly the £5 per month bundle of just 100 minutes and 300MB is an insult given that it is less than we had before for free and more expensive than several Ovivo MVNO competitors. As its now £10 per month to have what he had before (+ a minor increase in call allowance of 50 minutes and a doubling of data fro 500MB to 1GB) for free but this buys unlimited data at Giff Gaff plus 200 minutes of calls then clearly its Giff Gaff here and I everbody else comes.

    I am very disappointed in Dariush’s behaviour as this is the worst possible kind of bate and switch opportunism distinctly reminiscent of the very short lived free voice directory enquiries service.

    Dariush has hugely misjudged things if he thinks he can do this after only 3 months and he is surely living in a fantasy world to think he can give us less than Giff Gaff for the same monthly price.

    There are of course cheaper offerings than Giff Gaff if you go for cashback etc but none of them are sustainable in the long run causing you to have to keep on moving mobile company every few months.

    Ovivo should have only offered us what they could afford to offer free long term from the outset and clearly once you are paying as much as £10 per month you would expect to get a superior offer to Giff Gaff (eg unlimited data and 400 minutes per month) rather than one that is vastly inferior (only 1 GB of data).

    Its a good job I didn’t persuade anyone I knew to move to Ovivo even though I had been on the verge of doing so.

    • Anonymous 6 September 2012 at 14:23 Permalink

      Ovivo mobile looks like it is a personal playround for the owner, this is a perfect example of why ‘just anyone’ should not be allowed to set up a company and lure consumers into a circus set up for personal reasons and not buiness interest.

      Before being allowed to trade, the management should have been made to make a personal declararionas AS to why they were setting up the venture and what the long term objectives of the company are.

      When a company’s registered address is one of the most affluent areas (and a residential flat) in Kensington, alarm bells should be ringing somewhere?!


  15. Joe 31 August 2012 at 12:28 Permalink

    Well, they lasted just 4 months before the offer was withdrawn. No surprise to anybody really. Now the SIM is doubled to £10 and the allowances 50mins/50texts/100mb.
    It’s still not a bad offer (on the face of it) but how much confidence can you have in a firm whose business model only lasts 4 months?
    The top up offers now put them on a par with TalkMobile.(who have reintroduced the £1/month 25mins/50texts offer but this time at £2.50)

    Shame but it was inevitible.

    • Mobile Network Comparison 3 November 2012 at 19:26 Permalink

      Have you seen that they upped the allowances a bit recently?

      • Joe 5 November 2012 at 13:23 Permalink

        Yes, I have, much to the delight of my daughter!!

        I’m also in the process of porting over to them, as the current 100/100/200 is plenty good for me. Perhaps this is what it should have been in the first place.

        Looking forward to part 3 as I still don’t understand the business model.

  16. Capvermell 20 July 2012 at 02:05 Permalink

    The founder of Ovivo is an old hand in the mobile industry so in the event this price model doesn’t work out I’m sure he would find somebody to sell the client list to. For instance I imagine GiffGaff would be pretty interested in offering 200 minutes and 500MB of data for say £5 per month.

    I don’t think the regulator will allow a situation to arise where a live number cannot be ported on again to another network regardless of what may happen to the network operator you are currently with.

  17. Joe 19 July 2012 at 16:08 Permalink

    Ok, So I got my daughter one of these SIMS just over a month ago, and she’s used it plenty without any trouble. So if all else fails we’ve had our £5 worth.
    You can use Opera without adverts but that is a bit mean. Trouble is she uses 2G (No vodafone 3G in our area) and Opera mini is our browser of choice so the ads are avoided, but by accident.She doesn’t use much data just whatsapp/touch/twitter really.
    I’d like to move over myself but i’m worried that if I do and they fail, my number would be lost.

  18. Capvermell 25 June 2012 at 17:24 Permalink

    Just got the SIM card and was a little concerned that when I called to try and Port my existing mobile to their SIM card that the person I spoke to could only promise a call back later (especially when they could have set up a website based process to handle that number porting and save themselves a lot of money in doing so). However I did get that call back only three hours later from a very pleasant UK based female member of staff. This compares with say Lyca Mobile where customer service is in India and effectively impossible to communicate with. Ovivo could also quote a very specific time tomorrow for the number port taking place.

    I can’t believe they are expecting to make much money from over running that 500MB data allowance any more than say O2, Orange, Talkmobile etc are (they must surely realise that many of their price sensitive customers are well aware of GiffGaff and will go there if they start paying any significant usage charges). It does seem to me that the regulator should actually mandate that customers get text and/or email notification when 80% and 90% of their data and or free calls allowance for that month has been used. I would imagine the funding will actually be through the targeted advertising and/or the acquisition of a customer base who are specifically known to be open to such targeted online adverts as an alternative to paying for the service.

    For those who don’t think it will actually work I think its worth pointing out that ITV has only ever been funded through advertising revenue for all these years……

  19. mikegraham 15 June 2012 at 15:01 Permalink

    I have signed up for this deal and have been pleasantly surprised. I have the SIM on an iPhone 3gcs and needed the settings. The website very helpfully had the details I needed readily available and this was better than O2 and Giffgaff. I hope this company succeeds, I assume the business model is that customers will use more than their free quota and pay for the services above this level. As regards the respondent who advised using a browser to avoid the Ovivo sponsored ads i think this is a little mean considering that this is a free service sponsored by these ads! i think the company would be entitled to terminate the service of a customer who did this

  20. Khairul 8 June 2012 at 22:09 Permalink

    “hot on the hells”? :O I’m not sure, but I think that should be “heels” 😉

    I heard that it possible to use Opera Mini on Ovivo. Being a proxy-based browser, the ads can’t be forced onto you. And the compression servers will save you on data usage.

    @Andrew – Do I know you from somewhere? 😉

  21. Andrew 1 June 2012 at 19:55 Permalink

    So far, so good. First SIM was faulty and couldn’t get through on phone so sent a tweet. CEO personally phoned to apologise and sent replacement sim to me. Speeds good getting 3Mbps (down) and ads not too intrusive. Definitely worth a try for a fiver 🙂

  22. Tony 1 June 2012 at 10:04 Permalink

    already got my sim and tested. Works fine. Data speeds ok.
    All apps work fine and just the occasional add page between web page browsing.
    Excellent service in the 24 hours I tested it so far but do find Vodafone are behind other needs on speed and coverage these days.
    My current usage burnt through 92mb do data too low for me. Have spoken to founder about offering optional packs to buy to get more data txt calls etc and it is something they are looking at.
    Five it a go. Nothing to lose!

  23. Joe 23 May 2012 at 22:24 Permalink

    Utterly strange, looking forward to the follow up.Either advertisers will bother the life out of you or it will fail. If you bought this package normally it would be worth between £5-£12/ month. Just cannot see how it can work.

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