International Roaming - Data Roaming

 

What is Hotlink Data Roaming?

Hotlink Data Roaming allow customers to have access to Internet, WAP and even MMS on their mobile phones/PDA devices while abroad.

 

Is this service available to all Hotlink subscribers?

Yes, this service is open by default to all Hotlink subscribers.

 

Do I need to register or activate the data roaming service in order to use it?

No, the GPRS roaming service will be automatically provisioned to all Hotlink subscribers. Hotlink starter packs will have GPRS roaming service upon purchase.

 

Is there a minimum credit amount that must be maintained on my Hotlink account for GPRS, MMS access, while roaming?

Yes, you need a minimum credit balance of RM10 to use this service.

 

What services/applications will be available to me when I use data while roaming?

All GPRS services that are currently available on your home network will be available to you while roaming.

 

Where is this service available?

This service is available in over 150 countries.

 

What will be the charge for using the service of data?

You will be charged RM5/MB to these 15 countries:

Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Kuwait, Macau, Philippines, Republic of Korea, Singapore, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, Thailand, Turkey, UK

RM0.20 setup charge will be applied for all prepaid roamers roaming with all networks.

Data roaming rates for all other countries are based on 1Country 1Rate charging.

 

How do I top-up when roaming?

You are advised to top-up via SMS or online. You can also purchase top-up tickets before you travel.