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Old 01.03.2019, 16:23
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Re: Which mobile phone provider? Swisscom, Sunrise, Orange....

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as of today it is unlimited, hence my post.
Yeah, for the 95 and 130 Fr. options from Sunrise - which are both more expensive than what Swisscom has to offer. For the 55Fr / month thing it’s unlimited in Switzerland and 4gb abroad.
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Old 01.03.2019, 16:30
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Re: Which mobile phone provider? Swisscom, Sunrise, Orange....

have you even opened the link at all?


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Commandez maintenant avec votre bon code QoQa le meilleur abonnement mobile Sunrise ainsi qu'une deuxième carte SIM pour surfer en 4G+ pour seulement CHF 55.–/mois.


Surfer avec haut débit 4G+ illimité en CH et 4 Go dans 46 autres pays
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Old 01.03.2019, 16:33
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Re: Which mobile phone provider? Swisscom, Sunrise, Orange....

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have you even opened the link at all?
Yes, do you speak French? Use google translate to figure out what 4 Go stands for.
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Old 01.03.2019, 16:43
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Yes, do you speak French? Use google translate to figure out what 4 Go stands for.

my bad overlooked this bit, perhaps because my mobile shows this as of today and I am beyond excited.
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Old 01.03.2019, 16:44
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Re: Which mobile phone provider? Swisscom, Sunrise, Orange....

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as of today it is unlimited, hence my post.
If they really make this unlimited, that’s a truly great deal, I agree. Even with 4gb it’s not bad - wouldn’t be enough for me (I live next to the border to Germany and my phone is in German networks most of the time if I want any kind of internet connection at all when I’m outside WiFi range)
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Old 01.03.2019, 16:57
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If they really make this unlimited, that’s a truly great deal, I agree. Even with 4gb it’s not bad - wouldn’t be enough for me (I live next to the border to Germany and my phone is in German networks most of the time if I want any kind of internet connection at all when I’m outside WiFi range)

you mean "really" as if the screenshot from the actual subscription I posted above is not convincing, or you refer to a potential throttling or similar tricks they might apply?
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Old 01.03.2019, 17:00
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you mean "really" as if the screenshot from the actual subscription I posted above is not convincing, or you refer to a potential throttling or similar tricks they might apply?
No, I believe you - I just don’t always believe what providers say - always cautious until I see it in contract-form :-)

Both Sunrise and Swisscom do throttle btw - I think it’s after 40gb per month in each case. I think Salt doesn’t but could be wrong
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Old 01.03.2019, 17:09
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Re: Which mobile phone provider? Swisscom, Sunrise, Orange....

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Excessive use of mobile network services can cause capacity problems and impair network performance, which has a directeffect on other mobile network customers' user experience. In order to prevent this situation, Sunrise will temporarily deprioritize the 4G and 4G+ data traffic of customers who reach a certain limit value:

First deprioritization

: A first deprioritization is carried out for customers whose monthly data usage is higher than 97% of all other customers, based on an average determined on a quarterly basis (status Sept. 2017: approx. 40 GB per month).

Second deprioritization

: An additional deprioritization is carried out within the same month for customers whose monthly data usage is higher than 99.98% of all other customers,
based on an average determined on a quarterly basis (status Sept. 2017: approx. 500 GB per month
I will investigate the unlimited roaming claim in greater details and report here.


UPDATE: did not take too long and confirmed over the phone with the rep:


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- Unlimited in Switzerland with High Speed 4G+
- Unlimited in Region 1 countries, of which with 40 GB High Speed

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Old 01.03.2019, 20:31
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Re: Which mobile phone provider? Swisscom, Sunrise, Orange....

Swisscom have new abos from 25.02 and I changed mine already. I have a much better deal than before and save almost 100 chf per month.

Worth checking out.
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