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What is the Best UK Network? {POLL}

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    1. Signal
    2. Signal Quality (internet speed)
    3. Perks
    4. Pricing
    5. Customer Service

    OVERALL with these 5 indicators which is the best Network Currently I am on Three and i define it as APPALLING

    I'm on VODAFONE

    1. Signal - when it's good it's good, that's what I can say. I went away to portugal and I went camping, and I still had decent signal
    2. Signal Quality - meh, it's slow at times, to be fair, unless you're on like 4g constantly, which drains your battery *rolls eyes*.
    3. Perks - erm, they have Freebie Rewards? I guess, but half of them don't even work properly
    4. Pricing - I get a £10 Pack, 500MB internet (to be fair that's alright for me, I don't really go out much, and my college has decent wifi, so I'm okay. 150 minutes and unlimited Texts. I could definately use more minutes and the texts are great. I think it could be improved really, but hey-ho, I pay my own phone bill, so it's not bad I suppose.
    5. Customer Service - 1/10 Really bad actually. In the store, thy're helpful, but over the phone it's useless, too many automated machines and most of the time you can't even get to what you're looking for. The website isn't helpful most of the time either.

    Overall, vodafone are okay, I guess. I've been with them for as long as I can remember.
    However, some definate improvements need to me made!!!

    Hey, don't forget about GiffGaff! I'm on a GG sim in Huawei P9.

    1. GiffGaff runs off the O2 network so signal is pretty much constant across whole country (as with O2). Rarely am I without 3G or 4G.
    2. As said above, 3G signal is pretty much guaranteed and of good speed. 4G is as good as WiFi in some instances but oh boy does the battery take a pounding. Never had a frustratingly slow connection w/ 3G or 4G.
    3. Pay back for recommending friends is a perk but nothing big like O2 priority.
    4. GiffGaff pricing is fantastic e.g. £12 a month for unlimited texts, 500min calls and 2GB of data or £10 for unlimited texts, 500mins and 1GB data.
    5. The GiffGaff customer service is brilliant: the forums are always active and the reps seem happy to answer any questions. The texts from the company are also adorable.

    10/10 can't fault the service.

    But if I had to choose from the 4 in the poll, O2 would win it: the pricing isn't extreme, the signal's good and the gurus are very helpful if something's wrong.
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