Orange PAYG UK Top-Up Numbers

Orange LogoTop-Up

Dial 450 to top up using a credit or debit card.


Dial 453 to find your ballance.


I find it strangely amusing that the automated top-up service behaves so mechanically, but has been engineered with such human intonation. It seems incongruous. I always  imagine the actress reading off a crib-sheet and pretending to take payments and so on.  As I rummage (one-handed) through my wallet, looking for my debit card, I wonder how many takes it took her to get it just right? It is at this point I nearly drop my wallet trying to get the right card out. Did they audition for the voice talent? It doesn’t help that my mobile is touch screen, so I need to look at the phone to press the numbers, which means I don’t always catch what the actress wants me to do next. As I hold wallet and phone in one hand and hold the card and dial with the other, I imagine the actress miming her way through her little speech.

I’ll just put that through for you


Have your credit card ready before you dial.

Be Sociable, Share!
This entry was posted in Orange, Phone. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *