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Possible to buy cell phone?

Posted by lilobodo on 29/3/2011 at 00:03

I know that it's possible to buy a SIM card for cell phones without problem in Hanoi or HCMC, but wonder if it's possible to buy a cell phone, preferably with something like prepaid minutes? Any details/suggestions would be welcome.

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Posted by octopus29 on 29/3/2011 at 02:22

Yes. 20$ for the brand new Nokia with torch =) thats the cheapest.

If you want prepaid minutes then buy a prepaid SIM.

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Posted by JasonB on 29/3/2011 at 09:19

Posted from within Vietnam.

It's very easy to buy one. just go to a mobile shop and tell them what kind of fone you like to buy. Give the money, take the fone. You are done :)

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Posted by vietnamrum on 30/3/2011 at 07:29

Posted from within Vietnam.

There are lots of places to top up your sim card. Mobifone have been doing frequent 100% free promotions.

The phones here are unlocked.

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Posted by lilobodo on 1/4/2011 at 00:25

Many thanks for all the valuable info. At least now I have choices

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