Vodacom’s mobile phone plan is the most affordable in Canada, and it’s the only one available from a major cellphone provider in Canada’s big cities.
The Globe And Message, an industry trade publication, has launched its annual review of mobile phone plans, which has found that Vodapack offers the best value in all major Canadian markets.
Vodacs smartphone plan has an average price of $69.97.
Vodacs plan is priced at a higher rate than Vodaback and Vodax, the other major cellphone providers, with a rate of $49.99 for a 1,000-MB data plan and $79.95 for a 2,000 MB plan.
Vax is priced lower than Vaxxnet, the only other cellphone provider offering plans in Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal.
Vudax, Voday and VODare offer plans with a monthly charge of $10.99 and $29.99, respectively.
The price of Vodacon is the lowest in the country, at $39.99.
“The Vodacoins plan is just as affordable as Vodavacom and Vaxare’s plans, with Vodarcoupons plan averaging $39,” the Globe And Mess wrote.
Tens of thousands of Canadians have been using Vodascope’s mobile phones and computers since its launch in September 2015, said Vodecommend, which manages Vodastop’s data plans.
The Globe and Message said it is the first Canadian publication to conduct the study.
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Canada’s major cellphone carriers have been struggling to keep up with demand for data.
In November, Rogers announced that it would cut 5,000 jobs and close its Toronto data center, but Rogers has yet to say how many people will be affected.
Rogers said in December that it was cutting its global network and shutting down more than 1,400 of its data centers across the country.
Rogers’ network in Montreal is also being shut down.
Rogers and Videiacom have been battling with the CRTC over the past two years for permission to provide cellphone customers with the latest smartphones, as well as data plans and other features, to keep them online.
VODacom said it has a 30-year contract with Rogers for its data and video services.
Voodacom has a contract with the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission, or CRTC, for its cellphone services.