Compare HolidayPhone and the leading operators*:
*Based on Verizon and AT&T charges, information compiled March 2014.
**1 MB = approx. 10 mins on FaceBook, 1 email with attachments, 1 min of streamed music.
Save up to 98% on calls and $20 per MB on data, compared to leading home operators.
Hassle-free, simple instructions. No contracts or commitments.
Control your costs and get a safe, personal internet connection.
Perfect for a 2 week trip, with a good amount of mobile data and calls.
This package includes:
Use your 70 yuan call balance to make international calls (up to 150 minutes, depending on where you're calling), send international texts or call locally in China.
Need more calls? Just add a Top Up Voucher in the next step and receive a customized package to suit your needs.
The SIM card is valid for 30 days.
Our smart travel SIMs work in any unlocked phone. Not sure if your device is unlocked? Ask your operator to unblock it or use an older phone!
Some social media sites will not be accessible due to Chinese law (Facebook, Twitter, Youtube).
In order to register your SIM card, we will require a copy of your passport to forward to the operator, as identification. This is mandatory to follow Chinese regulations and applies to all SIM card holders in China.
Calls to the US
Calls to the UK
Calls to Australia
Receive calls on your new Chinese number
Free in ZheJiang Province, 0.39 ¥/min everywhere else in China
International text messages
Local text messages within China
Calls within China (incl. to other HolidayPhone users)
Rates in Macau, Hong Kong and Taiwan:
Note: The SIM card will work for calls and texts in Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan but mobile internet will not work in those countries.
In order to properly utilize the SIM card, you need a device that is compatible with 900/1800Mhz (2G), 2100 Mhz (3G) frequencies. Contact the manufacturer if you're not sure. Tethering (HotSpot) is not supported by the operator.
If you only need internet access for your device, this is the perfect choice for you.
Internet access only (no call service)
3 GB mobile data at 3G speed, valid for 90 days
The SIM card is valid for 90 days.
Our smart travel SIMs work in any unlocked mobile device. Not sure if your device is unlocked? Ask your operator or try one of our mobile WiFi hotspots!
Tethering (HotSpot functionality) is supported by the operator.