A smartphone for ~$150 with a $15 mobile plan saves $38 per month?
I visited my family on the weekend, and my two nieces in Sydney. First up, they're spending $15/month for ridiculously slow "3" 3G broadband - as they don't have a landline, saving money - just using mobiles for calls. "3" broadband at their location performs at 1/10th to 1/15th the speed of Telstra 3G. Typically 28KB/s vs 300-600KB/s for downloading photos and files/updates. They're average usage is under 700MB per month. Initially I suggested Telstra's Pre-paid 10GB/365 day/$150 per year 'plan More