Shaw’s Freedom Mobile is offering a promo $65/20GB plan with LTE data after Digital Discount (credit card pre-authorized payments). The plan with unlimited talk and text qualifies for the company’s Absolute Zero smartphones, which are available for $0 upfront and with a $0 monthly MyTab Charge on contract.
The $65/20GB plan is eligible for a free Samsung Galaxy A71 smartphone on Absolute Zero, which Freedom Mobile says is worth $600. You could sign up for the $65/20GB plan on contract then sell the mid-range Galaxy A71, and pop the SIM into your iPhone or any other unlocked phone.
An equivalent $65 BYOD Freedom Mobile plans only includes 15GB of data.
“For a limited time, get the Samsung Galaxy A71 for Absolute Zero with 20GB of Fast LTE Data for only $65/mo,” explains the Freedom Mobile website.
Online and in-store activations at Freedom Mobile will incur a $20 activation fee.
Shaw announced its third-quarter earnings on Friday, seeing net income decline 18.9%, while revenue dropped 0.8 per cent, during the period affected by COVID-19 lockdowns. Freedom Mobile added 2,200 postpaid customers, while 7,700 prepaid customers departed the company.