iPrimus

iPrimus mobile plans

iPrimus aims to please with affordable plans that include international calls.

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You may have come across iPrimus as a broadband provider before, but these days, it also sells phone plans. You can get between 40 and 100GB each month, all on the Optus 4G network.

Highlights

  • Bundling discount with home broadband plans
  • International talk minutes on all plans
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  • $17.50/mth for the first 3 months, then $35/mth. Use code FINDER50. New customers only. T&Cs apply. Ends 14 December 2021
  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
Unlimited data
Speeds limited to 20Mbps
$17.50
per month
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Speeds up to 20Mbps

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$17.50
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  • $30/mth for the first 6 months, then $45/mth. T&Cs apply. Ends 04.01.2022, 1pm AEDT
  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
100GB
Data
$0.30 per GB
$30
per month
100GB
Data

$0.30/GB
$30
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  • $10/mth for the 1st 2 months, then $20/mth. T&Cs apply. Ends 31 January 2022
  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
20GB
Data
$1.00 per GB
$20
per month
20GB
Data

$1.00/GB
-50%
$20
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-50%
  • $15/mth for the first 6 months, then $29.99/mth. T&Cs apply.
  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
40GB
Data
$0.38 per GB
$15
per month
40GB
Data

$0.38/GB
-50%
$15
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  • $12.80/mth for the first 12 months, then $15.80/mth. T&Cs apply.
  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
6GB
Data
$2.13 per GB
$12.80
per month
6GB
Data

$2.13/GB
$12.80
per month
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Compare iPrimus mobile plans

iPrimus may only have three plans to choose from, but all of them are packed with data and run month to month, so you can switch whenever you want.

Name Product Features Data Price
  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
40GB
Data
$1.00 per GB
$40
per month
40GB
Data

$1.00/GB
$40
per month
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  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
70GB
Data
$0.71 per GB
$50
per month
70GB
Data

$0.71/GB
$50
per month
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  • Unlimited standard national calls & texts
100GB
Data
$0.60 per GB
$60
per month
100GB
Data

$0.60/GB
$60
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What are iPrimus mobile phone plans like?

iPrimus has a choice of three different mobile plans, available month to month:

  • Small. 40GB for $40 per month, plus 300 international talk minutes to 35 countries.
  • Medium. 70GB for $50 per month, plus 500 international talk minutes to 35 countries.
  • Large. 100GB for $60 per month, plus 1,000 talk minutes to 35 countries.

If you exceed your data cap, you'll be charged for extra data at the rate of $5 per 1GB. iPrimus generally only accepts direct debit payments and will charge you $2.95 per bill for other payment methods.

iPrimus mobile deals

iPrimus currently has no price promotions on its mobile plans. It does have a bundling discount available though. If you're already an iPrimus broadband customer, you can get a $5 monthly discount on your mobile plan.

iPrimus mobile review

You may know iPrimus better as a broadband or television provider, but it also has a handful of mobile plans with decent value. They're extremely simple, with only a couple of features:

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No-contract plans

All of iPrimus's mobile plans are month to month with no contract, so you can switch or cancel them at any time. This makes them very flexible.

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International inclusions

Each of iPrimus's plans comes with between 300 and 1,000 international talk minutes, letting you chat to people in 35 countries.

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Bundle discount

If you have an active iPrimus broadband plan, you'll receive a $5 monthly discount on each mobile account with iPrimus.

Here's a quick summary of what iPrimus offers:

Feature
Does iPrimus have it?
Excess usage warningno, this feature is not available
Entertainment extrasno, this feature is not available
Data-free media streamingno, this feature is not available
Rollover datano, this feature is not available
Data sharingno, this feature is not available
International calls/textsyes, this feature is available
International roamingno, this feature is not available
Rewards programno, this feature is not available
Student/pensioner discountno, this feature is not available

So is iPrimus mobile worth it? We ask our utilities expert, Sam Baran

Photo of Sam BaranIf you're looking for a decent chunk of data and don't care about extra features, iPrimus offers good value on its three plans. It's basic, but compares well to the other providers.

If you don't need quite that much data each month, consider a provider like Moose or Vaya.

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How does iPrimus compare?

To see how iPrimus stacks up against the competition, we've placed its $40 Small plan against similar ones from Optus (its network provider) and Vaya (another provider on the Optus network).

iPrimusOptusVaya
Plan nameSmall SIM onlySmall Optus Choice$36 SIM only
Plan cost$40$39$36
Data allowance40GB10GB38GB
Data per dollar value$1.00 per 1GB$3.90 per 1GB$0.95 per 1GB
FeaturesInternational minutesData sharing, 5G accessNone

iPrimus compares extremely well to the competition, offering way more value than Optus and a similar amount to Vaya. None of these three have any standout features accompanying their plans, so iPrimus comes out as a competitive choice.

iPrimus international calls

All of iPrimus's plans come with between 300 and 1,000 international talk minutes, allowing you to make calls to 35 countries. You also get unlimited SMS and MMS to the same 35 countries on all plans.

FAQs about iPrimus mobile

Who owns iPrimus Australia?

iPrimus is the residential division of Primus Telecom, which offers telecommunications services in Australia.

What mobile network is iPrimus on?

iPrimus operates on the Optus 3G and 4G network, which has coverage that reaches 98.5% of the Australian population.

Does iPrimus sell mobile phone handsets?

No, iPrimus does not sell mobile handsets. All its plans require you to bring your own phone to use them.

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