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Where to buy a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card

Where can I get a good deal on a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card ?


or 3G / 4G since I think they are backwards compatible.
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Old 18.05.2018, 17:12
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Re: Where to buy a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card

A "3G Sim" only existed in the heads of your phone companies marketing department. They are the exact same since the 90s, but the chip got smaller, so you were able to cut off more and more plastic around the connectors every few years.
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Re: Where to buy a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card

Yes I know... the question was where I can get a good deal on one in Switzerland....
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Re: Where to buy a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card

So you simply mean a good deal for a telephone plan?

As you do not say anything at all about your usage (amount of data, calls to aboard, call while aboard, only incoming calls etc) I simply suggest m-budget prepaid.
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Re: Where to buy a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card

Good point. Usage should be low and is inteded for a kids smart watch. My youngest has a tendancy to wonder off and get lost quite often.
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Re: Where to buy a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card

Are you talking about those smart watches that track your child’s location? I thought they were banned since last year. They certainly are illegal in Germany.
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Re: Where to buy a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card

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Where can I get a good deal on a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card ?
M-Budget do a PrePay SIM card that sits on the Swisscom network
The cheapest out there, and calls are only 3c/min to Swiss fixed network.

I have one in my car phone, which is 1G and 2G (900/1800 GSM) and it works fine
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Re: Where to buy a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card

where exactly at MIgros did you buy it? I need one for my son smartwatch; since the 4G sim cards are not working
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Re: Where to buy a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card

hi, I´ve bought the kid smartwatch in amazon DE; do you know why those are banned?
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Re: Where to buy a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card

https://digitalrepublic.ch/en/


4CHF/month


According to their FAQ, 2G is supported (Sunrise network) : https://support.digitalrepublic.ch/e...subscriptions-
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Re: Where to buy a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card

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They are not banned. But the smart wacht used a cheap GSM module which only supports 2G. Unfortunately for you 2G is a dead technology which means Salt and Swisscom are phasing out their 2G support (or already have).
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Re: Where to buy a 2G GSM Micro Sim Card

It looks like 2G will be turned off in Switzerland during 2021.

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Ein Mobilfunker ist schon dabei, die Swisscom beginnt im Januar: Die zweite Mobilfunkgeneration GSM wird abgeschaltet. UMTS bleibt

(One mobile operator is already in the process, Swisscom will start in January: the second mobile phone generation GSM will be switched off. UMTS will remain)
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