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TIM Country Specific SIM Card For Italy
 
TIM Country Specific SIM Card For Italy
    Quantity in Basket: None
    Code: Italy
    Price: $39.99
    Shipping Weight: 1.00 pounds
     
     
    Save the hassle of submitting your passport and other documents to TIM (required under Italian law) and purchase one of our preactivated TIM Italy SIM Cards (add $20):
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    If you are looking for a SIM card for Italy we strongly recommend that you consider our Postpaid TIM International SIM which offers much better rates for calls back to the USA (just 49 US)  Please click here to learn more about the TIM International SIM which has no monthly fee and is billed in US dollars to your credit card at rates that are 10% cheaper for local calls and over 50% cheaper for calls to the USA than the card featured below.


    Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM) Country Specific SIM Card for Italy
     
     

    Please Note:  If you will be traveling to other countries besides Italy, and are looking for Free Incoming Calls all over Europe, we offer another SIM card that would better suit your needs.  Our SmartFree Global SIM Card gives you global coverage and you would be able to use it again on your next trip overseas.  For more information click here.

     
      Features
     
      A Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM) prepaid SIM card
      About 40 minutes of starter airtime credit
      Free incoming calls
      A local Italian phone number
      Voicemail capabilities
      SMS capabilities
      Better coverage than other Italian carriers such as Wind or Vodaphone
     
      Rates - Within Italy
     
      Airtime rates on the Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM) Country Specific SIM Card for Italy are quite straightforward.  All incoming calls received on your cell phone are free and all outgoing calls, within Italy, are broken down into the following 3 categories:

     
    Calls to other TIM cell phones:

    0.10 euro a minute

       
    Calls to landlines (within Italy):

    0.28 euro a minute

       
    Calls to all other cell phones:

    0.28 euro a minute

     
      Rates - International Calls
     

     

    All International calls from Italy, when using the Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM) Country Specific SIM Card for Italy, are 0.50 Euro to anywhere in Europe, the US or Canada.

    Please Note:  If most of your calls will be back to the US, we offer another SIM card that would better suit your needs.  Our SmartFree Global SIM Card gives you global coverage and you would be able to use it again on your next trip overseas.  For more information click here.

     
      Service Life
     

     

    The Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM) Country Specific SIM Card for Italy lasts for one year from the last recharge.  There is also an additional one month period where all airtime credit is lost but free incoming calls can still be received.  If airtime credit is not added during the 13th month, the SIM card will be de-activated and the number will be recycled.
     
      International Capabilities
     

     

    The Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM) Country Specific SIM Card can be used in a number of countries outside of Italy.  Unfortunately, only in-country calls and calls back to Italy are allowed.

     
        Incoming Outgoing
           
    North America   0.40 euro a minute 1.08 euro a minute
           
    Austria, Belgium, Croatia, France, Germany, UK, Greece, Malta, Portugal, Romania, Spain and Switzerland   0.40 euro a minute 0.78 euro a minute
           
    All Other European Countries   0.40 euro a minute 1.08 euro a minute

     

    Please Note:  If you will be traveling to other countries besides Italy, and are looking for Free Incoming Calls all over Europe, we offer another SIM card that would better suit your needs.  Our SmartFree Global SIM Card gives you global coverage and you would be able to use it again on your next trip overseas.  For more information click here.

     
      Activation Instructions
     
     
    • The initial activation must take place in Italy
    • Insert the Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM) Country Specific SIM Card into your unlocked GSM cell phone
    • Turn on your phone and begin making calls
     
      Adding Credit
     
      Reloads for the Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM) Country Specific SIM Card can be found in most convenience stores, tobacco shops and gas stations throughout Italy.  The reloads for this SIM card are called "RICARICard" airtime vouchers and come in the following denominations:  5 Euros, 20 Euros and 50 Euros.

    To load airtime vouchers, follow these instructions:

    • Scratch off the grey covering to revel the reload code

    • Call "4916" from your cell phone

    • Select option "2" to recharge

    • Select option "1" to add your RICARICard recharge

    • Enter the 16 digit reload code

    • The number will be repeated back to you, press "8" to confirm

     


    Wondering if you can use your Quadband
    Tmobile or AT&T phone on your trip to Italy?

    Watch this quick video to learn how
    to have your GSM Phone unlocked.




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