Germany's 1&1 Internet has announced a series of mobile phone promotions during October. Customers signing up for a 1&1 All-Net-Flat Basic tariff in October will get 100 free text messages a month for the duration of their contract. Additional texts will cost EUR 0.09 each. Customers can still book the SMS Flat for EUR 4.99 per month extra. Customers can also add two new high-speed mobile data packs to the 1&1 All-Net-Flat tariff. The 1&1 Highspeed Package 500 costs EUR 2.99 extra a month and offers 500 MB high-speed data. The 1&1 Highspeed Package 2000 costs EUR 9.99 and offers 2 GB high-speed data.
Meanwhile, 1&1 has launched the LG Optimus L9 II smartphone in black and white. It is being offered for free with a 1&1 All-Net-Flat Basic plan at EUR 29.99 per month. It is also offering the Nokia Lumia 1020 for free (in black) with the 1&1 All-Net-Flat Pro tariff at EUR 49.99 per month; the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 in black or white for EUR 99.99 with the All-Net-Flat pro tariff; and the iPhone 5c in blue, green, pink, yellow and white with the All-Net-Flat Pro tariff - with the 16 GB model offered free and the 32 GB model costing EUR 99.99.