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There are 3 major mobile network operators in New Zealand:<br/>
 
There are 3 major mobile network operators in New Zealand:<br/>
 
*Spark (was Telecom/XT) http://www.spark.co.nz/<br/>
 
*Spark (was Telecom/XT) http://www.spark.co.nz/<br/>
*Vodafone http://www.vodafone.co.nz/prepay/<br/>
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*Vodafone http://www.vodafone.co.nz/<br/>
*2 degrees http://www.2degreesmobile.co.nz/prepay<br/>
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*2 degrees http://www.2degreesmobile.co.nz/<br/>
 
*Skinny virtual network operator https://www.skinny.co.nz/<br/>
 
*Skinny virtual network operator https://www.skinny.co.nz/<br/>
  
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For a mix of data/calls/texting all operators offer a similar NZ$19/mth pre-paid plan with Unlimited texting, 100 calling minutes, 500MB data.
 
For a mix of data/calls/texting all operators offer a similar NZ$19/mth pre-paid plan with Unlimited texting, 100 calling minutes, 500MB data.
  
'''Note''' make sure we mention the Vodafone Travellers SIM as for a lot of our attendees from outside of ANZ it will probably include minutes to call home.
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'''Note''' Vodafone Travellers SIM as for a lot of our attendees from outside of ANZ it will probably include minutes to call home. Check your countries Vodafone website
  
 
'''Note''' Skinny also does a competitive package, with $4 for a sim that comes loaded with calling time (within ANZ), texts and mobile data.
 
'''Note''' Skinny also does a competitive package, with $4 for a sim that comes loaded with calling time (within ANZ), texts and mobile data.
  
'''Note''' Spark (Telecom NZ/XT) does have 1GB data on WiFi per day across NZ
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'''Note''' Spark (Telecom NZ/XT) does have 1GB data on WiFi per day across NZ starting at $29

Revision as of 12:53, 13 December 2014

There are 3 major mobile network operators in New Zealand:

All offer pre-paid SIM cards which can be easily obtained and require no paperwork or registration.
All operators now offer 4G in limited areas, which should cover most of Auckland CBD.

  • gsm 2g 900 1800 *can someone confirm these?*
  • umts/3g 850, 900, 2100 *can someone confirm these?*
  • lte-fd 4g 700 1800mhz *can someone confirm these?*


Note for data-only would be 2degrees. NZ$99 for 12GB. For a mix of data/calls/texting all operators offer a similar NZ$19/mth pre-paid plan with Unlimited texting, 100 calling minutes, 500MB data.

Note Vodafone Travellers SIM as for a lot of our attendees from outside of ANZ it will probably include minutes to call home. Check your countries Vodafone website

Note Skinny also does a competitive package, with $4 for a sim that comes loaded with calling time (within ANZ), texts and mobile data.

Note Spark (Telecom NZ/XT) does have 1GB data on WiFi per day across NZ starting at $29