Vodafone opens Galaxy Nexus pre-orders

Summary:Late Friday, Vodafone announced pricing and the opening of pre-order for the hyped Samsung Galaxy Nexus smartphone.

Late on Friday, Vodafone announced pricing and the opening of pre-orders for the hyped-up Samsung Galaxy Nexus smartphone.

The Galaxy Nexus is the new flagship device for the Android platform, designed in a partnership between Google and Samsung, and running on the latest version of Android, commonly referred to as Ice Cream Sandwich.

Vodafone opened pre-orders for the device, which will be available in time for Christmas on Friday afternoon. It's offering the device on a range of plans, starting from $5 on a $59 cap over 24 months, and $10 on Vodafone's $65 Infinite plan, also over 24 months.

Optus is also going to be offering the device later this month, according to an Ausdroid report.

Contract length Plan Handset Instalment
(per month)
Total per month Total Min Cost
24 months Infinite $50 $23 $73 $1752
Infinite $65 $10 $75 $1800
Infinite $85 $0 $85 $2040
Infinite $100 $0 $100 $2400
12 months Infinite $50 $40 $90 $1080
Infinite $65 $25 $90 $1080
Infinite $85 $20 $105 $1260
Infinite $100 $10 $110 $1320
24 months $29 Cap $18 $47 $1128
$49 Cap $10 $59 $1416
$59 Cap $5 $64 $1536
$79 Cap $0 $79 $1896
12 months $29 Cap $35 $64 $768
$49 Cap $25 $74 $888
$59 Cap $20 $79 $948
$79 Cap $15 $94 $1128

Topics: Android, Google, Mobility, Samsung

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