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Fido Phones and Airtime

We talked about the Fido phone service and the types of plans they offer, now it’s time to see what their phones look like.  They offer a wide variety of prepaid cell phones. As of April 2011, there are 14 prepaid-compatible Fido phones to choose from.

The least expensive of the choices is the Nokia C1 which goes for $50. It’s a rather basic model that comes with MP3 player VGA camera and FM radio. If you send a lot of text messages, this might not be the phone for you as it does not have a full QWERTY keyboard.

The most expensive phone offered at $275 is the Sony Ericsson Vivaz Pro. This 3G technology phone comes with integrated Wi-Fi and GPS, a 5.1 megapixel camera, a slide out keyboard and a host of other features.

With phone styles ranging from flip phones to slide out keyboards to blackberry style handsets, Fido phone offers a wide selection that will suit just about anyone’s cellular phone needs.Fido Phone

Purchasing Airtime

You can refill your airtime via the Fido phone website or you can purchase airtime cards that are available at most post office locations, gas stations convenience stores and drugstores or more. You also have the option of using your Fido phone to refill your airtime by either calling*868 or using the Internet browser from the handset.

Automatic Refill

If you don’t want to keep track of your airtime you can authorize Fido phones automatically refill your airtime. You can opt to refill it by the day, the minute or by the month.

Fido phone provides several options to ensure you won’t run out of airtime.

About the author: LaForey is a parent and a freelance writer who has done quite a bit of research on prepaid cell phones.