- What is 4G?
4G is the latest technology of reliable, fast internet. 4G services should make it much quicker to surf the web on your mobile, tablets & devices.
- Who can access 4G?
All FRiENDi mobile users can access 4G data speed.
First, make sure you have a 4G handset and then dial *115*12# & it will tell you if your SIM is 4G ready. If you don’t have a 4G SIM, then you can do a SIM replacement at a store or FRiENDi kiosk closest to you.
- What are the charges of 4G?
There are no extra charges for using 4G.
- How can I find out if my FRiENDi mobile SIM supports 4G?
Simple, dial *115*12#
- If my SIM does not support 4G, how can I get a 4G FRiENDi mobile SIM?
Simply go to any FRiENDi mobile dealer or kiosk and ask for a SIM replacement. To look for a store close to you CLICK HERE
- What is the difference between GPRS, EDGE, 3G, and 4G?
GPRS: refers to a service on the 2G network that provides basic data up to 56kbps (similar to dial-up speeds)
EDGE: 2.5G technology. An enhancement of the 2G technology which provides higher data transfer rates compared to GPRS (the default on 2G).The speeds can go up to 144 Kbps.
3G: 3G technology provides faster / higher data transfer rates compared to the 2G network (EDGE & GPRS).This technology can offer speeds up to 21 Mbps.
4G: This technology rides on the LTE platform and is the latest in the world of mobile data transfer. It is the next generation of mobile communications. Currently, it is the most advanced technology available. Theoretical data downlink speeds can go up to 100 Mbps.
- How do I know which areas are 4G enabled?
Check this map to see if 4G is available in your area.