Your mobile phone or Tablet should automatically update the settings (also referred to as the APN settings). However, if they do not update, we have provided a handy instruction sheet with your SIM card or you can visit any T-Mobile store and they can set it up, it just takes a few minutes.
Yes T-Mobile has the widest coverage throughout America.
Your sim card will remain active for 60 days with no top up or usage.
With a prepaid SIM there are no surprises when you return home. You know exactly what you are spending. You are paying the same rates as a local so nothing can be cheaper.
Besides the obvious reason of receiving your number in advance the biggest advantage is that there is no waiting once you have arrived for your sim card to be active as this is all done for you before arrival.
The Networks advise that you may have to wait 24 hours before your sim card is active when purchasing on arrival.
Data expires after 30 days from the date that the order is loaded. An order is generally loaded 1 to 2 days prior to collection date on the order.
Your sim will stay active indefinitely as long as its being used however should there be no usage in a 3 month period the sim card will deactivate and you will need to purchase a new one on return.
Yes, this is not a problem. The normal RICA laws will apply where we need to confirm identity of at least one person in your group.
We would suggest you buy a Vodacom data SIM with a router. Then you can switch the expensive data roaming option off on your mobile phone and connect your phone to “wifi only “using your own portable wifi hotspot and save bucket loads of money.