€50 prepaid app card on T-Mobile with Lumia 800

Good news to those who reside in Germany and are interested in purchasing the Nokia Lumia 800, as T-Mobile (DE) is offering a €50 prepaid app card to be used in the Marketplace. There are a few steps that are to be carried out to activate the card (Mastercard VoiceCash) however:

  • Text "Enable *Activation Number*" to +49 178 13 33 87 8 send (*Activation Number* can be found on the card).
  • Confirmation SMS will be returned to the sending number.
  • Use the prepaid card as the payment gateway for the Marketplace.

According to PocketPC.ch, their card expires in 2014, so there's plenty of time to wait for more appealing apps and games.

Source: PocketPC.ch, thanks @Cyruss1989 for the tip!

Rich Edmonds
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