If your mobile’s new, we suggest you send a photo message to a friend first. That way, you’ll get a lot more out of it.
You only pay for the texts you send
It's FREE to receive text or photo messages on your XT mobile in New Zealand. The only time you pay is when you send:
|Send a text message to anyone in New Zealand
||$0.20 per text
|If you're Prepaid, and text an international number
||$0.30 per text
|Send a photo message to a Telecom mobile or any email address
||$0.20 per message
|Send a photo message to another mobile network
||$0.50 per message
|Send a video message to any mobile or email address
||$1.00 per message
Text Boosts and Extras
Bit of a text message addict? You can save heaps if you add Text Extras to your prepaid mobile. Add bundles of 150 to what you get or, for a limited time, supersize with our 2500 texts per month offer to anyone on any mobile network in New Zealand.
You can also get more out of your Postpaid plan by grabbing a Text Boost or Extra. You can select either a $10 Text Boost with 2500 texts or you can pick up a Text Extra with a bundle of 150 or 2500 texts.
Keep a copy in your Online Photo Gallery
Never worry about losing a photo or video message again. Every time you send or receive a XT photo or video message, a copy gets uploaded to your Online Gallery for you to store and/or edit later.