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iD Mobile launches UK’s only free data rollover service

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London,  11th February, 2016– iD, the 4G mobile network from Carphone Warehouse, today launches its new Data Rollover feature becoming the only network in the UK to do this free of charge.  iD customers can now roll over any data they don’t use into the following month.

Available to all new and existing customers on a 12 or 24 month GoTo plan or a one-month GoTo SIM-Only plan, free Data Rollover will automatically be applied to these plans on the first day of customers’ billing period.

A customer’s Data Rollover allowance will always be used before any standard monthly data to ensure customers are making the most of it, so any leftover from their monthly plan will automatically go into the next month.  Monitoring and controlling data is easy with the iD app or through the My iD Account section of idmobile.co.uk.

Adam Dunlop, General Manager at iD, comments: “We’re delighted to announce the introduction of free Data Rollover on all our GoTo plans. We’ve listened to our customers who have told us they want more control over the data they use, so we’re giving them the flexibility to use data they might not use in any given month at no extra charge.

Data is one of the key considerations when choosing the right plan to suit your lifestyle, and we know data usage can vary from month to month, and can often result in higher monthly charges. This is why we’ve introduced Data Rollover, to give our customers more control over their plans and better value for money”.

iD launched in May 2015 with the aim of providing more flexible contract options tailored to its customers’ individual needs. GoTo plans start from £7 per month on SIM Only plans and £11.50 for handset plans and are available in Carphone Warehouse stores and on www.idmobile.co.uk. In addition to its GoTo plans, iD also offers ShockProof, its capped plan to prevent bill shock, TakeAway, which allows roaming in 29 countries at no extra cost and DataOnly plans for use with tablets, dongles or MiFi devices.

For more information on iD go to: www.idmobile.co.uk/datarollover

Launched in May 2015, iD UK is Carphone Warehouse’s groundbreaking new 4G network. Its flexible 4G plans are amongst some of the best value in the UK. These range from great value SIM Only deals, to plans that include the very latest flagship smartphones.

iD UK is built around its customers, and puts them firmly in control – they can cap their monthly spend, roll over unused data to the next month, and even roam in 29 countries at no extra cost. iD UK customers can manage their account online or by using the free iD UK smartphone app, where they can buy add-ons, and view their usage whilst they’re on the move. iD UK runs on the Three network.

iD UK is part of Dixons Carphone plc - Europe's leading specialist electrical and telecommunications retailer and Services Company, employing over 40,000 people in 9 countries. Focused on helping customers navigate the connected world, Dixons Carphone offers a comprehensive range of electrical and mobile products, connectivity and expert after-sales services from the Geek Squad and KNOWHOW.

Dixons Carphone's primary brands include Carphone Warehouse, Currys and PC World in the UK & Ireland, Elkjøp, Elgiganten, Gigantti and Lefdal in the Nordic countries, Kotsovolos in Greece, Dixons Travel in a number of UK & Ireland airports and Phone House in Spain and Sweden. Our key service brands include KNOWHOW in the UK, Ireland and the Nordics, and Geek Squad in the UK, Ireland and Spain.

Business-to-business (B2B) services are provided through Connected World Services, PC World Business and Carphone Warehouse Business. Connected World Services aims to leverage the Group's existing expertise, operating processes and technology to provide a range of services to businesses.