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sim cards in singapore


how can we purchase the Simcard in singapore for using 5 dyas . Is there any offer for unlimited international call and data . Since most of the hotels are providing free wifi , is it required to purchase singapore sim cards . I have indian simcard in my apple 5s . Will it work for WIFI in singapore

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1. Re: sim cards in singapore

You should get free wifi at your hotel (but check), and in just a few other locations. Your SIM card from India will not help you get wifi.

We always buy a Singtel SIM card. It's best to buy at the airport, because you'll need to produce your passport to buy one. Starhub is another company.

Check out the Singtel options for Pay as you go cards at https:/…hitouristsimcards

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2. Re: sim cards in singapore

You don't even need a SIM in your phone to use Wifi.

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<< Will it work for WIFI in Singapore >>

If you only intend to use your hotel free wifi, you do not a Singapore SIM card or any SIM card. Just turn on your wifi button on your mobile phone.

Only if you intend to use 4G data for internet access on your mobile phone will you then need a SIM card. Prepaid SIM is available from the three (3) major telecom companies in Singapore :

1) SingTel


2) StarHub


3) M1


Edited: 13 August 2017, 18:37
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4. Re: sim cards in singapore

I used to have a phone which does not work if there is no SIM card detected. So unless your phone also is in this situation, you do not require to purchase any local SIM card just to use WIFI

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The cell with your Indian sim card will pick up the free WiFi in a hotel easily.

Out of personal experience I never bother with a local Sim whilst travelling, I'm very happy free WiFi to pick up where available.

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On my recent visit I bought M1 at 15 SGD which gave me 100gb of 4G with some calls and texts for around 5 days. I felt it was totally worth it as I tend to use lot of Google maps on the go and for other searches.

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7. Re: sim cards in singapore

Thanks for all feed backs . I will purchase a sim from the airport for 15 dollers and hope this will me to keep connected

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starhub.com/personal/…visiting-singapore.html I usually get one of These!

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