Prepaid Data is available for customers with applicable phones who wish to read and send emails or access the Internet using their mobile phone while traveling. Find out more about coverage and configuring your phone for data.
You can also use Prepaid Data in the following ways:
- Enable your smartphone as a personal WiFi hotspot (Tethering)
- Use a USB modem to allow your laptop to connect to the Internet
If you're going to take your smartphone or tablet away with you, check out how much data you might use for commonly used apps like Facebook, Twitter and Skype.
How much does it cost?
Rates are based on kilobytes of data used, and start from 49c per MB. The minimum charge is for 100KB and usage is charged in increments of 100KB. A minimum charge of 50c per session applies.
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Data bundles - get up to 200% more credit
Data Bundles provide you with a separate credit balance (valid for 30 days) which is used for surfing the web, emailing, streaming music and videos and all other kinds of data usage on your smartphone, tablet or laptop.
What's more, because you're buying more credit upfront our Data Bundles provide you with up to 200% additional bonus credit for use with data. Please note Data bundle credit cannot be used for Calls and texting. See the table below for details.
|Lite Data Bundle
||30% extra credit
|Medium Data Bundle
||100% extra credit
|Heavy Data Bundle
||200% extra credit
Data bundles can be used in any of the following countries:
Albania, Antigua & Barbuda, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Barbados, Belgium, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Cyprus (North), Czech Republic, Denmark, Dominica, Egypt, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Hungary, Ireland, Isle Of Man, Italy, Jamaica, Jersey, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Monaco, Montserrat, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Sierra Leone, Slovakia, South Africa, Spain, St Kitts & Nevis, St Lucia, St Vincent & The Grenadines, Sweden, Switzerland, Thailand, Trinidad & Tobago, Turkey, Turks & Caicos, United Kingdom, United States
Data bundles expire 30 days from activation. See activation details below.
Activating your bundle
You will need to activate the bundle shortly before you depart for your trip, or upon arrival. If you do not activate the bundle, it will not work and any data usage will utlise your standard credit balance.
To Activate your bundle, simply sign in to your account at rechargeminutes.com and click 'Activate Data Bundle' on your account details page. Alternatively, you can dial 177 from your mobile when using our mobile service.