China Telecom’s Nokia Lumia 800C will be free on $45/month contract. In stores on March 31
Yesterday the Nokia Lumia 800C got officially announced for China Telecom, and today the on-contract pricing was made public by the Chinese carrier ahead of the phone’s release in just a couple of days.
The Nokia Lumia 800C will be offered with contracts starting at 49 yuan per month (that’s approximately $8 or €6). To get the phone for free, you’ll need to get a contract that costs at least 289 yuan per month (which amounts to $45 or €35).
There are 24-month and 30-month contracts to choose from (11 in total), ranging all the way up to 889 yuan per month ($141/€107). The off-contract price, like we told you yesterday, will be 3,599 yuan.
The Nokia Lumia 800C will become available on March 31 (this Saturday) at China Telecom stores, online, and through Nokia China.