Category: Fido

Fido rolls out new “Device Protection” service

Following the footsteps of parent-company Rogers, sub-brand Fido has rolled out its “Device Protection” service. This comes at a monthly cost and “picks up where the manufacturer’s warranty leaves off.” There are 3-tiers of pricing and range from $8/month to $12/month (for the iPhone). This protects your device from damage, loss, theft and also includes

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You guessed it: Fido also doubles minutes and data in newest promo

In a push to increase Q1 subscriber numbers carriers have come out with several new promos. Last week Koodo Mobile doubled up the minutes and data in their plans. As expected, rival sub-brand Fido has come forward and done the same. Slightly different pricing, but the same theme of doubling down on minutes and data

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Nexus 4 back in stock at Fido, now available to all

Quick update regarding the Nexus 4 on Fido. When this pure Android device was released a few weeks ago it was apparently only available to current Fido customers to reserve through the online reservation system – new customers would have to wait. Now a couple weeks later the Nexus 4 has once again arrived online

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Fido hops on the $7.99 50MB/day United States roaming fee “this Spring”

Last Friday Rogers announced plans to launch a $7.99/day United States pay-per-use roaming fee sometime “this Spring.” Customers who travel to the States would be charged the flat rate for 50MB of data. According to the internal doc we received it reveals that Fido will be heading down the same track. Fido notes that “customers

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Fido launches the Nexus 4, costs $100 on a 2-year

Fido has posted the pricing of the Nexus 4 online and seems they’ll start shipping to those who pre-registered online starting today. On their site they note that “Please note that order fulfillment for the Nexus 4 device will start on February 5th, 2013.” However, those interested in buying the device online might have to

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