Get the most out of your Tablet on the Smartphone network
The Smartphone network has been turbo charged with a technology called "HSPA+". That means when you plug a SIM card into your Tablet, you’ll get faster mobile broadband speeds than ever before!
The Smartphone network covers 97% of the places kiwis live and work. Check out coverage in your area.
How much data will i need?
It can be tricky to estimate how much data you might need in your plan, so to give you an idea here is a rough guide of what you can do with 1GB of data on your Tablet.
Facebook pages: 8,500
- Text-only emails: 14,000
- Instant Messages: 40,000
- YouTube hours: 6 hours
- Download MP3 you've purchased (4MB file size): 220
The data quantity examples are estimates only based on internet use browsing full web pages using a Tablet. Browsing was based on the following average amounts: Facebook page 121.8KB, text only email 74.7KB, instant message 23.6KB, You Tube viewing 162.5MB for 1 hour at standard resolution, and MP3 download 1162.8KB per 1MB downloaded. Actual data amounts transferred will vary.