Do I need to do anything before I travel to make sure my phone works?

The best thing to do to ensure your phone will work abroad is to make sure all the international settings on the phone are set correctly.

For iPhones:

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Click Cellular
  3. Choose Cellular Data options
  4. Tap Roaming
  5. Make sure Voice roaming and Data roaming are BOTH turned on

For Androids:

  1. Go to Settings
  2. Click Mobile networks
  3. Choose Network mode
  4. Make sure it is on “Automatic”
    • If prompted, tap OK to apply the new settings
  5. Tap Data roaming
  6. Choose Roaming network
  7. Make sure it is on: Automatic
  8. Under International, tap the Voice switch to ON
    • If prompted, read the Attention prompt, and tap YES if you accept
  9. Under International, tap the Data switch to ON
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