06-08-2009, 01:20 PM
| | Re: Upgrading from orange 2g to 3g on sim only.
<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> On 6 June, 20:41, "Steve Terry" <gFOUR...@tesco.net> wrote:
>> "Jules" <a...@anon.com> wrote in message
>> > I'm on an orange sim-only 30 day contract (Racoon 25?) which is
>> > restricted to 2g only. Does anyone know a work-around to get them to
>> > allow you 3g access as well? I believe they normally want to sell you
>> > a new phone to allow this upgrade.
>> > Jules
>> Call Orange Customer Retentions and see what they offer
>> Steve Terry
> Ask Customer Services for a new 3G SIM card. I had one in the post
> the next day!
Glad to hear that, Orange used to insist to get a 3G Sim
you had to buy one of their 3G phones. AFAIK
(unless that's changed too?) Orange won't upgrade
an old OVP Virgin 2G sim to a 3G sim