iPhone 3G iPhone 3G retails in Turkey Fri Sept 26

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by studangerous, Sep 25, 2008.

  1. studangerous

    studangerous Super Moderator Emeritus Staff Member

    Dec 2, 2007
    Likes Received:
    iPhone 4 (Black)
    Turkcell & Vodafone will be selling the first legal iPhones in Turkey tomorrow (there's plenty of imported jailbroken one's around). Pity they haven't even auctioned the 3G licences here yet... Here' Turkcell's press release for anyone interested (n.b $1 = YTL 1.23 currently):

    Turkcell to Launch iPhone 3G in Turkey tomorrow, 26 September 2008

    ISTANBUL - September 25, 2008 – Turkcell, the leading communication and technology company in Turkey, today announced that it will launch iPhone 3G in Turkey on September 26 2008.

    iPhone 3G combines all the revolutionary features of iPhone plus built-in GPS for expanded location-based mobile services, and iPhone 2.0 software which includes support for Microsoft Exchange ActiveSync and runs thousands of third party applications available through the Apple App Store.

    “We are delighted to be bringing iPhone 3G to Turkey," said Lale Saral Develioğlu, Turkcell’s Chief Marketing Officer. "Turkcell was the first company to bring the mobile internet to Turkey and we have no doubt that the innovative and easy-to-use iPhone 3G will now help take mobile internet and multimedia experiences to new heights. As one of the top three operators in Europe, Turkcell is proud to offer this prestigious product to its customers.”

    New and existing Turkcell customers will benefit from attractive offers with special Turkcell privileges when they purchase iPhone 3G:
    Package Services Price of iPhone 3G Monthly package prices*
    Small Package 150 minutes+150 SMS+ Unlimited internet package 279 YTL 75 YTL
    Medium Package 500 minutes+500 SMS+ Unlimited internet package 189 YTL 115 YTL
    Large Package 1000 minutes+1000 SMS+ Unlimited internet package Free 145 YTL

    iPhone 3G will also be available without contract at €129 per month for 5 installments.

    Owners of iPhone 3Gwill receive a 100MB internet package for one month free of charge. In addition, they will have an unlimited internet package for three months at half price**.

    Subscribers who opt for an 18 month plan will be able to purchase iPhone 3G for 0-279 YTL depending on the plan.

    For further information or to register interest please visit www.turkcell.com.tr.

    *Monthly package prices are include VAT but exclude SCT (Special Consumption Tax). iPhone 3G prices are inclusive of all taxes.
    **Unlimited internet package includes monthly usage of 3GB.

    Turkcell Investor Relations


    edit/ lol just been round several shops in the main city are of Istanbul and they haven't even taken delivery of handsets yet, don't know when they will but some suspect they may not get them in until Saturday/Sunday... great launch given that next week is the Ramadan holiday and many people will be off away for the week...

Share This Page