What happens when you don’t live in the home of the brave, land of the free (and unlimited internet data)?
Rogers, Canada’s iPhone service provider, has revealed a four-tier package plan for iPhone 3G users in the Great White North. Service plans for Canadian iPhone aficionados start at $60 and will include 150 anytime minutes, 400 MB of internet data, and 75 outgoing text messages. Rogers notes that 400 MB of data equals up to 200,000 text emails or 3,100 web pages, or 1,360 photo attachments.
Need more, eh? Subsequent plans are $75 for 300 minutes, 750 MB of internet data, and 100 outgoing text messages. The $100 plan boosts doubles those minutes to 600, allows for 1GB of internet data, 200 text messages. For the real fanatic, Rogers offers a plan at $115 with 800 anytime minutes, 2 gigs of internet downloads, and texting until your thumbs wear out with 300 outgoing messages per month.
For the Canadian who wants it all, there are a couple of additional voice value packs that include popular wireless features. The $15 pack includes Caller ID, Who Called, Caller Ring Trax, 2,500 Sent Text Messages and 2,500 Call Forwarding Minutes. The $20 pack includes Caller ID, Who Called, Caller Ring Trax, 10,000 Sent Messages, 6:00 p.m. Early Evening Calling and 2,500 Call Forwarding Minutes.
All plans require a three-year contract and include free Wi-Fi access at all Rogers and Fido Hotspots, unlimited evening and weekend minutes, incoming text messages and visual voicemail.
Fido, a subsidiary of Rogers, is offering the same four-tier service plan.