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Old 10-10-2019, 08:59 PM   #2131
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Telstra the coverage is still better even for those NSMen and NSF that is going to Exercise Wallaby or other NS Australia Exercise..

Those area hardly can even receive any optus or Vodafone signal.

Telstra wise will usually be more expensive. If you don need a card straight away from disembark from the airport. I would suggest heading to the supermarket like Coles and Woolworth to buy the card. The only diff is that you need to find a wifi spot to register after u purchase the card or u can walk into any Telstra or Optus official store to seek their help to help you activate the SIM Card.

A lot of saving can be got from the SIM Cards that is purchase through the Supermarket. Check out those bigger branch. The SIM card are usually located near the aisle of the cashier or near the part where the cigarette is purchased.

Those getting it or not sure of anything regarding coverage or SIM card stuff can post your enquiry and I will get back to share with you
I'm touching down Perth at about 8.30pm. Can I get a Telstra Sims card at the airport cos I need it for GPS to my lodging. Understand there is only Optus shop.

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Old 11-10-2019, 04:24 AM   #2132
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I'm touching down Perth at about 8.30pm. Can I get a Telstra Sims card at the airport cos I need it for GPS to my lodging. Understand there is only Optus shop.

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Alternatively you could download google offline map in case you can't get a SIM. Or if you're with Starhub, just activate roaming for $15
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Old 11-10-2019, 07:28 AM   #2133
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Alternatively you could download google offline map in case you can't get a SIM. Or if you're with Starhub, just activate roaming for $15
Actually i had already download google offline map but just in case it don't work. So i just need to on the location w/o the mobile data? Cos i didn't try offline mode before. Was thinking to get the sim card from Lazada.

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Old 17-10-2019, 06:19 PM   #2134
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Actually i had already download google offline map but just in case it don't work. So i just need to on the location w/o the mobile data? Cos i didn't try offline mode before. Was thinking to get the sim card from Lazada.

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Well if you don't have the local SIM card, then you won't have mobile data unless you activate roaming data on your Singapore SIM card.

If you want to test offline mode in Singapore, you can do as you stated: turn off mobile data and see if it can navigate you to your destination.
I have personally tried it and it works.

If the SIM card from Lazada is cheap, then by all means get it.
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Old 17-10-2019, 08:54 PM   #2135
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Well if you don't have the local SIM card, then you won't have mobile data unless you activate roaming data on your Singapore SIM card.

If you want to test offline mode in Singapore, you can do as you stated: turn off mobile data and see if it can navigate you to your destination.
I have personally tried it and it works.

If the SIM card from Lazada is cheap, then by all means get it.
Had tried offline map in Singapore n it's work but don't know about Australia. Anyway had bought Telstar prepaid card for Lazada.


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Old 18-10-2019, 01:08 PM   #2136
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Ok cool.
Enjoy your trip.
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Old 18-10-2019, 01:50 PM   #2137
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Ok cool.
Enjoy your trip.
Thanks bro.

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Old 22-10-2019, 08:42 AM   #2138
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I'm getting changi recommend Aust S$26 for 12GB sim card for my upcoming Tas/melb trip. This sim card is ok one right in these 2 places?
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Old 22-10-2019, 09:59 AM   #2139
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I'm getting changi recommend Aust S$26 for 12GB sim card for my upcoming Tas/melb trip. This sim card is ok one right in these 2 places?
Not sure about changi recommend, it's better to get Telstra for better coverage. I get mine from lazada for $28+.

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Old 23-10-2019, 09:17 AM   #2140
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I am returning back to Singapore from Melbourne today. I have a 35gb prepaid sim card with 20 more days expiry date. Lots of data left. Those interested can get it from me for free. Self collect at my convenience. Pm me
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Old 25-10-2019, 09:34 PM   #2141
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Iím got a Vodafone Sim expires 28 days from 22 oct 2019. Still got 20gb inside. Collect Novena or Bukit Panjang
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Old 25-10-2019, 10:10 PM   #2142
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I’m got a Vodafone Sim expires 28 days from 22 oct 2019. Still got 20gb inside. Collect Novena or Bukit Panjang
How to contact u, i can collect at Novena.

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Old 26-10-2019, 04:42 PM   #2143
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I am right now back in Melbourne. alot of discount for local sim cards like Telstra and Optus and even MVNO like Boost or Kogan Mobile or Belong.

for me i would say some time is good u can check on your first day the accommodation can help to collect the sim card when using their mailing address.

Personally I did that and save a lot on a good deal like sim card that can buy online and send to any Aussie address.

I will share some current good deals that you can buy and send back to your first-day accommodation address.
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Old 26-10-2019, 04:43 PM   #2144
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50% Off - Online Special $40 SIM for $20 Free Delivery
Limited to 1 per customer. Activate on chosen plan within 30 days of purchase. Offer ends 31/10/2019

https://offer.optus.com.au/shop/prepaid/sim-card/40-sim?SID=con:prep:plans:tact:jun18:prep:$40for20:SimSale&_ga=2.40072618.921739463.1572003269-1953828048.1572003269&_gac=1.241954486.1572079364.EAIaIQobChMI14GB-cO55QIVRx0rCh0AlgkIEAAYASAAEgKhpfD_BwE

For forty value there are quite a few plans u can choose from.. those need help can post questions here and i will help out
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Old 26-10-2019, 04:45 PM   #2145
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Telstra

Pre-Paid SIM Starter Kit
Get 35GB for $25

forty dollar vaue get you 35gb of data

Unlimited calls and texts to standard Australian numbers.

Unlimited standard international calls to 20 destinations.

$10 Extra Credit for international calls and texts, roaming and premium SMS.
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