If you're going overseas and need access to web, emails or social networks, the Global Data SIM is for you.
The Global Data SIM is an All-In-One SIM, which is one SIM that comes in three sizes (Standard, Micro and Nano) to fit any device.
This pay-as-you-go service comes loaded with a choice of either 200MB or 1GB of data for use in over 55 countries. All you need to do is select the amount of credit you'll need for your trip.
The credit lasts for 30 days from first use and if you need more credit or it expires, simply log in to your account and recharge with a debit or credit card.
Light data users — 200MB credit
If you're a light data user and only need access to the web infrequently during your trip, the 200MB bundle is for you.
Heavy data users — 1GB credit
If you're a heavier data user and like to video chat, stream music & videos and regularly send emails with photos and other large attachments, then the 1GB bundle will be better suited to your data needs.
Below is a list of the popular data destinations we coverAland Islands, Albania, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Cyprus (North), Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, India, Ireland, Isle Of Man, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jersey, Kenya, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malaysia, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, United States, Vatican City
Usage is based on megabytes of data used. The minimum charge is for 1MB and further usage is charged in increments of 1MB. Not all networks support GPRS and 3G data - you may need to change networks to pick up a GPRS or 3G network. We recommend that you disable automatic applications on your Smart phone when roaming. Data does not work with BlackBerry email.
Activating your bundle
Your data credit will become active when you first use data. This credit then expires 30 days after first use.* Our services in Canada, Israel, Japan and South Korea only operate on a 3G network. Please ensure your device is capable 3G data to ensure you can connect in these countries.
There are many easy ways to recharge your account.
Using the website
Via 24/7 Customer Service (charges apply)
Using the JT TravelApp
Using the JT TravelApp, Avaliable for iPhone and Android, you can recharge, check your account balance, and account history while you are on the move. The TravelApp also features handy TravelTools including World Time, Weather and Currencies.
If you are purchasing a JT MiFi Hotspot, it's already configured to use the Data SIM. If you are using your own device, you will have to confiugre the APN settings to be set to 'mobiledata'.
You also need to manually set Data Roaming to ON. You will find Data Roaming under Settings, and then Mobile Networks or Cellular Data on many devices.
Set up Data on iPad & iPhone
Set up Data on Android phones & Tablets
We also offer a Personal MiFi Hotspot device as an option to compliment the service. The Personal MiFi Hotspot allows you to connect up to 10 MiFi enabled devices to the web. So, if you're traveling with a Smartphone, Tablet, Laptop or all 3, simply connect them via MiFi and you'll be able to access the web on all your devices at once!
The MiFi Hotspot is already configured to use with the Data SIM card.
SIM and credit expiry terms
For full Service Life and Expiry details, see here.