Vodafone to Offer iPhone 5s & iPhone 5c in New Zealand on October 25

Vodafone today announced it will offer iPhone 5s, the most forward-thinking smartphone in the world, and iPhone 5c, the most colourful iPhone yet, beginning at 12.01am on Friday, October 25 in selected Vodafone stores and online. iPhone 5s will be available from $0 for the 16GB model, $149 for the 32GB model and $299 for the 64GB model, and iPhone 5c will be available from $0 for the 16GB and 32GB models all on Vodafone Red packages.  iPhone 4s will also be available from $0 on Red.  iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c customers will be able to connect to Vodafone’s superfast 4G network in nine towns and cities around New Zealand, and DC-HSDPA in many other locations.

"Vodafone is delighted to offer the latest generation of iPhones to the New Zealand market," said Matt Williams, Vodafone Consumer Director. "Both iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c are packed with features and speed that will offer an amazing experience on our superfast 4G network. Plus, we're giving customers increased data bundles on our Red packages."

iPhone 5s redefines the best smartphone experience in the world with amazing new features all packed into a remarkable thin and light design, including the Apple-designed A7 64-bit chip, all-new 8 megapixel iSight camera with True Tone flash and introducing Touch ID, an innovative way to simply and securely unlock your phone with just the touch of a finger. iPhone 5c features an all new-design, packed with features people know and love like the beautiful 4-inch Retina display, blazing fast performance of the A6 chip, and the 8 megapixel iSight camera—all while delivering great battery life.* iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c both offer more LTE bands** than any other smartphone in the world and include all-new FaceTime HD cameras.

iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c feature iOS 7, the most significant iOS update since the original iPhone, featuring a stunning new user interface, completely redesigned with an elegant colour palette, distinct, functional layers and subtle motion that make it feel more alive. iOS 7 has hundreds of great new features, including Control Center, Notification Center, improved Multitasking, AirDrop, enhanced Photos, Safari, Siri and introduces iTunes Radio, a free Internet radio service based on the music you listen to on iTunes.***

Pricing and details for iPhone:


Red Essentials


Monthly Fee

NZD 99

NZD 129

Voice (minutes)

Unlimited to standard NZ numbers

Unlimited to standard NZ and OZ numbers


Unlimited to standard NZ numbers

Unlimited to standard NZ and OZ numbers

Data (MB)

1,500 #

2,500 #

iPhone 5s 16GB 

NZD 349


iPhone 5s 32GB 

NZD 499

NZD 149

iPhone 5s 64GB 

NZD 649

NZD 299

iPhone 5c 16GB 

NZD 199


iPhone 5c 32GB 

NZD 349


iPhone 4s 8GB 



Note: 24-month contract required

# Increased data allowance from 6 November

For more information on iPhone, please visit: apple.com/iphone

* Battery life depends on device settings, usage and other factors. Actual results vary.
** LTE is available through select carriers. Network speeds are dependent on carrier networks, check with your carrier for details.
*** iTunes Radio will be available with the launch of iOS 7 in the US.


For enquiries please contact:

Vodafone New Zealand Media Relations

More information about plans for iPhone can be viewed at http://www.vodafone.co.nz/iphone/