Category: Fido

Fido releases $50/month Canada-wide Unlimited Talk and Text plan

Fido has come out with a new Unlimited plan for $50/month – all the details are listed in the doc above. Unlimited Canada calling (incoming and outgoing), unlimited texting, plus international texts. The plan started yesterday and there’s no end date listed… make sure you check out the eligibility above too. (Thanks tipsters!)

Fido launches the QWERTY/Touchscreen Android 2.3 LG Gossip Pro

Here’s a combo QWERTY/Touchscreen Android that just landed in Canada. Fido has officially released the LG Gossip Pro – runs 2.3 Gingerbread and has a 2.8-inch touchscreen (240 x 320 resolution) with a full QWERTY keyboard. It’s entry level and the price reflects it, $40 on a 2-year or $250 outright, The Gossip Pro also


Fido cuts Canadian Unlimited Add-on by 50%, now $10 per month

Quick add-on update for those who are with or plan to join Fido. To compete with all the other sub-brands such as Koodo and Virgin, Fido has slashed the cost of their Unlimited Canadian add-on by 50%, now costing $10/month for the unlimited Canadian calling. It states that it’s available on all Fido plans, but


LG Gossip Pro coming to Fido for $250

Hope you Fido customers/potential customers are liking QWERTY smartphones. The LG Gossip was added last year and Fido is following it up with the upcoming release of the LG Gossip Pro. We’re hearing a November release and this will be available for $40 on a 2-year or $250 outright. (Thanks tipster!)

Fido Nokia X2-01 dummy devices start arriving

Take a look at that beast up above – it’s looking very circa 2004, running Series 40 with a 2.4-inch display rocking a full QWERTY keyboard. The Nokia X2-01 was officially announced back in November 2010 but will be available on Fido in the coming days. Dummy devices have started to arrive in stores and


Curve 9360 cases start arriving at Fido locations, launch imminent

We’ve known that Fido will be launching the entry-level BlackBerry Curve 9360 for about a month now. This will be a solid low cost device for them. The Curve 9360 is the thinnest BlackBerry yet, runs OS 7 and Fido is expected to price this around $350 outright. Certainly not the biggest news in Canadian


Fido to release the Nokia X2

Fido has already released the LG Optimus 2X, Samsung Galaxy Q, Sony Ericsson Xperia Pro this quarter and it seems they are not yet finished. Coming down the pipe is an entry level messaging device, the Nokia X2. This has a full QWERTY keyboard, 2.-4-inch display with a resolution of 320 x 240 and a


Fido to release the BlackBerry Curve 9360

You didn’t think Fido would be left out of all the BlackBerry fun did you? They too will be showing the love for the newest BlackBerry OS 7 smartphone, the Curve 9360. There’s no confirmed launch date yet or the prices (most likely around the $350 outright mark), but a clear indication that it’s “coming