Using Wireless Outside the US
This is your new source for wireless
outside the US
if you can use your
own phone in foreign countries and what to do if you can't.
Go wirelessly around the
world from A...to Z-Roam
wireless phones vary considerably in their international roaming
capabilities. Choose your current carrier from the dropdown list to get
an overview of how well it roams, and if it doesn't, what you can do to
get coverage where you need it.
AT&T has excellent international roaming capabilities. Their
GSM phones work in over 200 countries. There are several
Voice and Data Roaming packages available. They have a helpful online Travel Planner. AT&T
phones work on most cruise ships. AT&T's prepaid GoPhone
roams in Canada and Mexico
at reasonable rates.
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International Phones & Plans.
Cricket is owned
by AT&T and roams in
Mexico and Canada. Details on our International
Prepaid Roaming Page.
MetroPCS is owned by
T-Mobile. MetroPCS phones
roam in Mexico. Details on our International
Prepaid Roaming Page.
a Sprint "International" phone you are able to roam in several
countries with their "Open World" plan with Unlimited Calls, Text and
1Gb Data across the Americas including Mexico,
Canada, Dominican Republic, Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa
Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama and Paraguay.
Also, with Sprint Global Roaming
you can get Free Unlimited Text, Calls for 20¢/min.
and Unlimited Data at up to 2G speeds in over 140 countries, with extra
Data passes at up to 3G speeds for an additional fee. Sprint phones work on most
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on Sprint Phones
T-Mobile has excellent international roaming capabilities. Their phones
and work in over 200 countries. Roaming charges can be very reasonable
with their regular plans especially for Data. Roaming in Mexico and
Canada may be included without any extra charges including data.
T-Mobile phones work on
most cruise ships. Data is often limited to 2G speeds outside of North
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International Phones & Plans
US Cellular phones with postpaid plans roam in Aruba, Bahamas, Bermuda,
Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, Canada, parts of Mexico, and on most
North American cruise ships. Rates vary from .99 to $1.99 per minute.
Text and Data roaming is only available in Puerto Rico and US Virgin
Cellular Phones @ Less Than Retail!
has an international roaming feature, TravelPass, that allows
subscribers to deduct their activity from their regular monthly plan
for a fee of
$2 per day in Mexico and Canada and $10 per day in more than 65 other
locations, including destinations in the Caribbean, Central and South
America, Europe, the Middle East and the Asia Pacific region. The daily
fee is activated only when a subscriber uses their device to take a
call, connect to a
data service or send a text while in one of the covered countries. Each
session extends for 24 hours, during which time usage is covered by the
fee. Another session will begin and another fee
will be activated when a subscriber calls, texts or uses data after the
24-hour session has expired. You can leave the service turned
on at no charge so the feature will be ready to go when you are. A
device is required.
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