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Can you upgrade a phone in a contract after a year and a half. I mean not cancelling the contract just upgrade


Hi, well i have an iphone 4S for about a year and a half i would like to know if i can upgrade. I dont wanna cancel my comtract just upgrade. Im payin 100 box a month. I called koodo and i think the lady didnt understand me good because she said it would cost 467$ . Can somoene help me

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A year and a half ago did you purchase the iphone on a 3 year term with koodo? The current contracts states you have to repay the remaining portion of your discount in order to leave the contract.
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You can purchase a new phone outright and continue using it on the 3 year plan. Koodo does not really care which phone you use as long as you keep the contract plan for 3 years. NOTE: If you get a pre-bb10 blackberry, the data will not work under the iphone plan.
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Hi there Kimley... If you want to change your phone you will have to pay whatever is left to be paid on the handset, when you got the contract your phone was discounted and there was an amount that was subsidized, so the price you will need to pay depends on the months left that you have on the contract... I saw that you mentioned that you are paying 100$, probably you can check the new iPhone plans, most likely you will get more stuff for less...
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Camilo_A wrote:

Hi there Kimley... If you want to change your phone you will have to pay whatever is left to be p...

You don't have to pay off the phone. As Timo said koodo doesn"t care what phone you use as long as you pay for it full.
Ah okay, but like koodo is telus And i know that telus give an upgrade after a year and you dont have to pay all the rest of youre contract ? . And you just can upgrade youre phone
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Kimly Marchand wrote:

Ah okay, but like koodo is telus And i know that telus give an upgrade after a year and you dont ...

I've seen some Rogers or Bell corporate plans allow this but those are obviously special cases. None of my Telus clients on consumer accounts have ever gotten that kind of deal.
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Kimly Marchand wrote:

Ah okay, but like koodo is telus And i know that telus give an upgrade after a year and you dont ...

No free upgrade with anyone. What they do is that they give you the phone but they extend your contract for another 3 years. That's not a good deal if you ask me.
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Kimly Marchand wrote:

Ah okay, but like koodo is telus And i know that telus give an upgrade after a year and you dont ...

Telus does offer those free upgrades to consumers... if their individual bill is something like over $200 a month. Most people have to wait until the last 3/4 months of their term for a free upgrade.
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No, with koodo you only get one discount per contract. No additional discounts or subsidies until you've paid out your contract.

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