Actions

Difference between revisions of "Ireland"

From Droam Prepaid SIM Encyclopedia

Line 29: Line 29:
 
===3 IRL===
 
===3 IRL===
 
*****Calls & Mobile internet******
 
*****Calls & Mobile internet******
You can get an add-on HSPDA with 500mb for €5 valid for up to a month.
+
Prepaid Top-ups are available from €5 in most supermarkets, Newsagents and Petrol stations.  
This is taken from your prepaid credit on your phone. When it runs out you can buy another €5 add on.
+
All of Three's price plans for new & existing Three customers include free 4G for life.
Prepaid Top-ups are available from €5 (incl 100mB data free) in most supermarkets, Newsagents,Petrol stations.  
 
€20 top up includes free 1gB data for 1 month (Sept 2012)
 
  
This card utilises "3LikeHome" which means that if it is used on the 3 network in Austria Sweden Denmark Sweden, UK, you can use your Irish credit in these countries including data.
+
[http://www.three.ie/eshop/phone-plans/ Phone plans]
SIM cards are usually free when you buy a topup
+
[http://www.three.ie/eshop/sim-only-plans/ Sim-only plans]
 +
[http://www.three.ie/eshop/broadband-plans/ Broadband plans]
 +
[http://www.three.ie/eshop/broadband/ Mobile hotspots]
  
 +
"3LikeHome" is available on the 3 network in the following countries:
 +
- For Pay Monthly customers: the UK, Italy, Austria, Denmark, Sweden and Hong Kong.
 +
- For FlexiFix customers: the UK, Italy, Austria, Denmark and Sweden.
 +
- For Pay as you go customers: the UK, Italy, Austria, Denmark and Sweden.
  
 
+
With this, bundle call/text/data allowances are used first, then charges will apply.
'''''Data feature packs'''''
 
 
 
For anything more than that you need to get 3pay broadband HSPDA+ that has the following options
 
 
 
{| border="1" style="text-align:center;"
 
 
 
!  Broadband Day
 
|  500MB
 
|  € 3
 
|-
 
!  Broadband Week
 
|  2GB
 
|  € 10
 
|-
 
!  Broadband Month 1GB
 
|  1GB
 
|  € 15
 
|-
 
!  Broadband Month 7.5GB
 
|  7.5GB
 
|  € 25
 
|-
 
!  Broadband Month 20GB
 
|  20GB
 
|  € 35
 
|-
 
|}
 
 
 
Mi-Fi (E585) - Modem €69(no contract)[http://www.three.ie/products_services/broadband/mifi.html ]
 
 
 
The MiFi modem is a pocket sized modem, but which rebroadcasts the signal wirelessly allowing more than 1 user to avail of the broadband connection at any time. It also includes a built in battery and when fully charged, can last for up to 4 hours without even needing to be plugged into a pc/laptop.
 
  
 
====Where to buy====
 
====Where to buy====
  
SIMs can be purchased [http://www.three.ie/shop/index.html online ] or at their [http://shop.three.ie/stores/index.php own stores ] or at the [http://www.carphonewarehouse.ie/aspx/Homepage.aspx Carphone Warehouse ]
+
SIM cards can be purchased [http://www.three.ie/eShop online], at their [http://www.three.ie/web/store-locator/ own stores] or at the [http://www.carphonewarehouse.ie Carphone Warehouse]
  
 
====Sim Sizes====
 
====Sim Sizes====
  
All SIM-sizes are available
+
All SIM card sizes are available.
  
 
== VoIP applications ==
 
== VoIP applications ==

Revision as of 07:43, 13 October 2016

Cellular Operators

Vodafone

Vodafone Ireland Limited, part of the Vodafone Group, is the largest mobile phone company in Ireland in terms of active subscribers, and was previously called Eircell.

APN settings

  • username: dublin
  • password: dublin
  • APN name: live.vodafone.ie

Meteor

Meteor 3G network already available to 33% of the Irish population (this includes the four cities of Dublin, Cork, limerick, Galway and other regional centres). They also offer GPRS (2.5G) and EDGE (2.75G) services.

APN settings

  • username: my
  • password: meteor
  • APN name: data.mymeteor.ie

3 IRL

WCDMA 2100 only, with HSDPA (No GSM and No EDGE)

APN settings

  • username: (blank)
  • password: (blank)
  • APN name: 3ireland.ie

Prepaid plans

3 IRL

          • Calls & Mobile internet******

Prepaid Top-ups are available from €5 in most supermarkets, Newsagents and Petrol stations. All of Three's price plans for new & existing Three customers include free 4G for life.

Phone plans Sim-only plans Broadband plans Mobile hotspots

"3LikeHome" is available on the 3 network in the following countries: - For Pay Monthly customers: the UK, Italy, Austria, Denmark, Sweden and Hong Kong. - For FlexiFix customers: the UK, Italy, Austria, Denmark and Sweden. - For Pay as you go customers: the UK, Italy, Austria, Denmark and Sweden.

With this, bundle call/text/data allowances are used first, then charges will apply.

Where to buy

SIM cards can be purchased online, at their own stores or at the Carphone Warehouse

Sim Sizes

All SIM card sizes are available.

VoIP applications

GPS and other navigation applications

Restaurants, hotels and other recommendation applications

Social Networking applications

Special Travel applications

Wi Fi Networks

References