The 3 year old iPhone 3GS is offered as low as RM0 on contract with Maxis low commitment plans between RM30-RM50/month. This gives an alternative low-cost option to own a iOS device without expensive data plans.
In terms of bundling, the iPhone 3GS (believed to be the 8GB version) is offered on Value Plus Internet 50, Value Plus Internet supplementary 30 & Internet Value Plan 50. The first 2 are all-in-one package where it comes with voice, SMS & data while the Internet Value Plan 50 comes bundled with 1.5GB monthly data and calls/sms are charged separately.
For a period of 2 years contract, the iPhone 3GS can be yours free with Value Plus Internet 50 and Internet Value Plan 50. There’s also a 12 month contract option where you would need to pay between RM295-RM475 for the device. An upfront payment of RM750 is required for 24 months contract and RM500 for 12 months contract. The iPhone 3GS is going outright for RM1,099 at the moment, while the iPhone 4 8GB is priced at RM1,799.
If you have a supplementary or low commitment line which you don’t plan to change anytime soon, the free iPhone 3GS offer might be worth checking out. For more information, head over to Maxis.