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Vodafone

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Dom
DomGreater Melbourne (Outer), VIC
  • 2 reviews

loyal customers should be rewarded. not other way around

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i’m giving 2 stars just because they offer great deals for new customers.
Not so great to loyal customers( i’ve been with them for 8 years ) . they offer a plan with 80gb for 45$ a month if you’re a new customer but not for someone it has been with them for 8 years .. i’ll have to pay more to get more Gb that i actually don’t need when i just wanted that specific plan.

loyal customers should get at least same deals as new customers … AT LEAST .

great provider for NEW CUSTOMERS ONLY .

Value for Money
4/5
Product Quality
3/5
Customer Service
2/5
Local Reception
3/5
Transparency
3/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePre-Paid Sim Only
Return Claim MadeNo
Plan Cost per Month$80.00
Included Data per Month150 GB
Nudge
NudgeSouth East Queensland, QLD
  • 6 reviews

you are a cash cow

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The Voda network in high density areas work - not well but works.

My issue is that they sell a mobile for $1800 on a 3 year plan - at the end of the plan it i worth $150.00 max on a $2500.00 replacement (Samsung have a $700 trade in). Telstra will offer a $800 43 inch colour TV - Optus will throw in a new smart watch. Both offers kill the Voda offer.

Voda has lost me - I am not a cash cow - my only issue is how to cancel my Voda contracts - and that seems they have made difficult

A pox on Voda

Value for Money
1/5
Product Quality
2/5
Customer Service
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePost-Paid with Phone
Return Claim MadeNo
Plan Cost per Month$147.00
Included Data per Month15 GB
MXSB
MXSBMetropolitan Adelaide, SA
  • 2 reviews
  • 1 like

Vodafone Marion Westfield SA simply woeful -- never again!

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Value for Money
2/5
Product Quality
2/5
Customer Service
1/5
Local Reception
3/5
Transparency
2/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePost-Paid Sim Only
Return Claim MadeNo
Store LocationMarion Westfield SA
Dan
Dan
  • 7 reviews
  • 4 likes

pretty bad since TPG merger

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Coverage was average, no dropouts but generally pretty slow for my area (Sydney metro). Bought into a prepaid special intro offer that promised data rollover, bonus data and a discount for first 3 renewals - this was not honoured, charged me full rate on the first renewal & no data rollover. Staff picked up the error but only offered extras credit if I renewed at full price again. nah..

Value for Money
3/5
Product Quality
3/5
Customer Service
3/5
Local Reception
3/5
Transparency
3/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePre-Paid Sim Only
Return Claim MadeNo
Plan Cost per Month$30.00
Included Data per Month15 GB
Store Locationonline order
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ReviewsSouth East Queensland, QLD
  • 2 reviews

Terrible mobile data

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Had been with Telstra for a year and had had no problems switched to Vodafone and have had so many problems. The first problem was trying to transfer my number it didn't work. This was kind of the other providers problem but still. The coverage has been terrible compared to Telstra I'm in the middle of a town and there 1 bar. There was also a network outage for a few days. Not very happy with them will be switching back to Telstra.

Value for Money
3/5
Product Quality
2/5
Customer Service
4/5
Transparency
3/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePre-Paid Sim Only
Return Claim MadeNo
Plan Cost per Month$25.00
Included Data per Month40 GB
Luke
LukeGreater Melbourne (Outer), VIC
  • 3 reviews

Used to be great. Not anymore

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I've been a Vodafone customer for over 15 years. Used to have fantastic customer service but now it's very bad.
Phone calls break up/drop out often.
Data is good then drops off. I would call and complain, data would be good again then pan off. Constant battle.
I have now changed to Telstra

Value for Money
3/5
Customer Service
1/5
Local Reception
2/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePost-Paid with Phone
Return Claim MadeNo
Anthony
AnthonySydney, NSW

Taking money without permission.

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I added my card details to make recharging quicker. But Vodafone started taking money out automatically. I called them to ask why and the guy in India? said I had done it myself. Which I hadn't. Then he rudely suggested that I should "try" listening to him. As if I hadn't been ?!?
I have had little trouble with Vodafone in the past. Unless I travelled interstate, then service was different.
Just be careful adding a card to make things faster. They will take your money without asking.
Kind regards. Anthony.

Value for Money
3/5
Product Quality
3/5
Customer Service
1/5
Local Reception
3/5
Transparency
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePost-Paid with Phone
Return Claim MadeNo
Plan Cost per Month$30.00

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Y Ross
Y RossFar North Queensland, QLD
  • 2 reviews

Terrible experience

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Value for Money
2/5
Product Quality
2/5
Customer Service
2/5
Local Reception
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePost-Paid with Phone
Return Claim MadeNo
Plan Cost per Month$10.00
Included Data per Month0 GB
Paul
PaulCanberra 2600, ACT
  • 4 reviews
  • 1 like

Mobile coverage far worse than Telstra

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Planning on switching my mobile phone service back to Telstra as the mobile coverage is pretty poor. Lots of areas with no coverage. SOS only.
The broadband though is very fast

Value for Money
3/5
Product Quality
2/5
Customer Service
3/5
Local Reception
4/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePost-Paid with Phone
Return Claim MadeNo
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Fabius
FabiusSydney, NSW
  • 9 reviews
  • 1 like
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After sales assistance? Not received

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Customer Service
1/5
Local Reception
4/5
Transparency
3/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePre-Paid Sim Only
Return Claim MadeNo
Plan Cost per Month$30.00
Included Data per Month50 GB
Store LocationNorth Sydney
Alison
AlisonGreater Melbourne (Metropolitan), VIC
  • 2 reviews
  • 2 likes

Worst wait times to get customer service I've ever dealt with!

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Currently on hold to Vodafone and have been for 1 hour and 50 minutes (and counting). Ive been with them ever since 3 brought them - like way back in 2013 I think - TBH never had any issues. So happy with everything, customer service, internet service, price.
That has all changed in the past week since my NBN connection has just been dropping out. Ive called 4 times (all over an hour wait time + today - which is still pending but on the verge of 2 hours waiting on hold) Im a calm and polite person but anyone waiting this long for an issue which has still not been fixed after 5 calls would drive anyone crazy.
Just not good enough - and stop blaming corona for your slack customer service issues - lift your game Vodafone!

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Value for Money
3/5
Product Quality
4/5
Customer Service
1/5
Local Reception
1/5
Transparency
2/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePost-Paid with Phone
Return Claim MadeNo
Plan Cost per Month$134.00
Included Data per Month10 GB
Store LocationEastland

Decent Provider but Retail Staff Cons you!

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Value for Money
3/5
Product Quality
3/5
Customer Service
2/5
Transparency
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePost-Paid with Phone
Return Claim MadeNo
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Nhung T.
Nhung T.Sydney, NSW

When signed plan, have to pay even I don't use it

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Value for Money
1/5
Product Quality
1/5
Customer Service
3/5
Local Reception
2/5
Transparency
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePost-Paid Sim Only
Return Claim MadeNo
Plan Cost per Month$35.00

Unreasonably expensive

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I found the same plan for less than one third of the Vodafone!!!
Really unhelpful store staff, just think about selling not helping.
Happy that leave my previous plan after three years.

Value for Money
1/5
Product Quality
3/5
Customer Service
2/5
Local Reception
1/5
Transparency
1/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePre-Paid Sim Only
Return Claim MadeNo
Kita
KitaSydney, NSW
  • 5 reviews

Not as happy as I thought Id be

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Is not the best service! I get little to no service in my house and customer service team sound like they read everything off a manual!
They continually tell me for 4yrs that they are fixing or putting up a tower in my area and my service will improve. The service has never improved. We are looking around for another service as its pointless paying for something that I never get to use!

Value for Money
2/5
Product Quality
2/5
Customer Service
2/5
Local Reception
3/5
Incentivised Review No
Plan TypePre-Paid Sim Only
Return Claim MadeNo
Plan Cost per Month$35.00
Included Data per Month30 GB
Store LocationApple store Penrith
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