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All offer pre-paid SIM cards which can be easily obtained and require no paperwork or registration.<br/>
 
All offer pre-paid SIM cards which can be easily obtained and require no paperwork or registration.<br/>
 
All operators now offer 4G in limited areas, which should cover most of Auckland CBD.<br/>
 
All operators now offer 4G in limited areas, which should cover most of Auckland CBD.<br/>
*gsm 2g 900 1800 *can someone confirm these?*<br/>
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*gsm 2g 900, 1800 MHz<br/>
*umts/3g 850, 900, 2100 *can someone confirm these?*<br/>
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*umts/3g 850, 900, 2100 MHz<br/>
*lte-fd 4g 700 1800mhz *can someone confirm these?*<br/><br/>
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*lte-fd 4g 700, 1800 MHz<br/><br/>
  
 
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Revision as of 10:06, 17 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 MHz
  • umts/3g 850, 900, 2100 MHz
  • lte-fd 4g 700, 1800 MHz


Note 2degrees for data 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