7 Reasons to Buy Singtel Tourist SIM while Traveling in Singapore4 min read
7 Reasons to Buy Singtel Tourist SIM while Traveling in Singapore
Planning to visit Singapore soon for the holidays? School holidays as well as Christmas and New Year is around the corner and we know that many people plan to celebrate in Singapore.
There are always people ask me on which Sim card to purchase when traveling in Singapore. This is why we listed the 7 Reasons to Buy Singtel Tourist SIM Card while Traveling in Singapore.
Importance of SIM Card vs Pocket WIFI
There is always a choice in between of SIM Card or Pocket WIFI.
Which is the better option? We always prefer SIM Card.
As both offers data, SIM Card can offer 5G Speed and you can make calls. You might argue that you can use data to make calls but sometimes when you need to make bookings, SIM Card is better.
Most phones offer dual sim card and hence getting another SIM Card just switching it on your mobile where else you have to carry another Pocket WIFI while you are traveling.
Easy to purchase or pick up
You can easily purchase Singtel Tourist SIM Card online or pick up when you reach Singapore Changi Airport or any 7-Eleven store.
For online purchases, you can check out:
At Singapore Changi Airport, you can pick up at:
Travelex Foreign Currency Exchange
Everywhere else in Singapore:
Authorised retailers at Harbourfront / Tanah Merah
Other authorised retailers
Please take note that the 5G S$50 or S$30 Tourist SIM Cards are only available at Travelex Foreign Currency Exchange, Changi Recommends and Singtel Shops.
Price Factor – competitive
There are different prices for short stays and long stays. If you are short-stay visitor, you may opt for Singtel S$12 Tourist SIM (valid for 14 days) with 100GB of 4G data, 500 minutes of local calls, 30 minutes of international calls and 3GB of data roaming to popular destinations.
If you are a long-stay visitor, we will recommend their 5G S$50 or S$30 Tourist SIM (valid for 28 days) with abundance of data, up to 120GB of 5G access to turbocharge your stay in Singapore, with unlimited local calls and SMSes, 90 minutes of international calls and up to 10GB of data roaming to popular destinations.
You can pick your Singtel Tourist SIM Card based on your budget, data usage and speed connectivity.
If you are holding a smartphone with 5G capability, then you can feel the speed of 5G.The beauty of Singtel Tourist SIM Card, it is 5G speed enable and this means:
- 10X Faster speeds – Download movies, games and contents in seconds. Download speed that is as fast as you can imagine.
- 2X Latency – Experience 2x faster response time between devices, with less loading and waiting.
- Better bandwidth – Connect more devices without reduction in speed and quality. This is definitely better than Pocket WIFI.
- Consistent coverage – Get a reliable connection anywhere for high-quality streaming and more. This means you can play games or watch movies without interruptions.
- Security – Better protection when you shop or transact online with your phone.
5G nationwide coverage
Coverage is important while traveling and Singtel offers 95% nationwide coverage with 5G speed. This means Singtel’s 5G network is available at more than 1,300 outdoor locations and over 400 in building spots as well as underground MRT line.
Wherever you go in Singapore, Singtel keeps you connected with their superfast 5G coverage.
Plenty of data for all your needs
How many data you need for a week or for a month? Is 100GB 4G enough for one week or 120GB 5G enough for a month.
We are talking about a lots of data and you can Free Access to social media apps like Facebook and Whatsapp. On top of that, there are also Data Roaming available on your Singtel Tourist SIM Card.
Here are the cool extra Freebies. Singtel is offering free limited edition collectibles, including an exclusive racing car thumbdrive with every 5G S$50/S$30 SIM, as well as an exclusive racing car passport cover with every S$15/S$12 SIM.
For S$12/S$15 Tourist SIM to receive a limited-edition passport holder.
Lastly, whether you are visiting Singapore for work or leisure, there are 7 Reasons to Buy Singtel Tourist SIM while Traveling in Singapore. For more information, please visit www.singtel.com/hitourist
5 thoughts on “7 Reasons to Buy Singtel Tourist SIM while Traveling in Singapore”
tks for the useful tips, will get it when I go to SG 😀
Nice… Great info for my coming SG trip 😀
ok must buy a Singtel Tourist SIM while Traveling in Singapore next time.
This is so convenient, will consider for my next Singapore trip.
This is really good. Must share with my friends and good opportunity to try out 5G speed as Singtel has nationwide 5G speed coverage.