|SmartFree Quattro SIM Card for Italy from InTouch SmartCards|
| ||Calls to the US debit at just 0.39 Euro per minute|
| ||About 20 minutes of starter airtime credit (can be used for calls locally or back to the US)|
| ||Optional US-based phone number available, for more information click here|
| ||Works with all unlocked GSM phones*|
| ||No contract and no monthly bills|
| ||Rechargeable via US credit card|
| ||English prompts|
| ||*Unlocked tri-band phone required|
| How It Works|
| ||Do You Have an Unlocked GSM Phone?|
To use this service, you will need an unlocked GSM cell phone with the correct band. Both the 900 and 1800 MHz frequencies are used in Italy. If you purchased your GSM cell phone from a carrier it may be SIM-locked which means only SIM cards from that specific carrier can be used in your phone.
When you purchase our SIM card you will also have the option to purchase a Tri-Band World Phone for only $99, a special promotional rate only available to customers who purchase this SIM card (see link below). If you are unsure if your current phone will work with this SIM card, please either call us at 1-800-872-7626 (or from overseas at 1-703-620-0879) or consider purchasing the Siemens Tri-Band World Phone to use with our SIM card.
|Our SmartFree Quattro SIM Card for Italy debits at only 0.39 Euro a minute for both outgoing calls locally within Italy and calls back to the US . With our SmartFree Quattro SIM Card for Italy, all incoming calls are free. The SmartFree Quattro SIM Card for Italy normally costs $59.99 but is available now at a discount. Unlike many country specific SIM cards, this SIM card only needs to be reloaded once every 9 months to remain active. if you wish for the SIM to remain active you will need to call us every 9 months to reload your SIM. To purchase reloads for your SIM card, please call our reload center at 1-703-620-0879 (or from your mobile at +1-703-620-0879) or at 1-800-872-7626 from within the US.|
| Service Life|
| ||Your airtime can be used for 9 months from your last recharge or initial activation. If airtime credit is not added during the 12th month, the SIM card will be de-activated and the phone number will be recycled. To avoid this, and have the SIM card ready for your next trip, simply purchase a small reload or pass the SIM card on to a friend.|
| International Capability|
| ||The SmartFree Quattro SIM Card for Italy presented here is actually an international roaming SIM card. This means it can be used to make and receive calls in over 140 countries, including the US and Canada. You will experience excellent coverage and be able to make inexpensive calls back to the US.|
For more information about the other countries where this SIM card can be used, please click here.
| Operating Instructions|
| ||Making calls using your SIM card|
To make a call, simply dial a "Plus" (+) symbol, the country code, the phone number and then press the "Send" or "Yes" key.
Instead of putting the phone to your ear immediately, wait about two seconds and the phone will ring back, alerting you to answer the phone. Press the "Send" or "Yes" key and you will hear your call go through.
Just dial a Plus (+) symbol, the country code, the city code, and then the phone number (country code is "1" for the US) and the "Send" or "Yes" key to reach any number.
In these few seconds, the SIM card calls you back. This allows you to control the calling rate per minute and save.
Please Note: When calling from the US to your SIM card's international number, callers will have to dial "011" followed by your number. We also offer a US based number. For more information,
Text messages (SMS) - incoming SMS messages are always FREE
The SmartFree SIM Card for Italy can send and receive text messages both within Italy and back to most US carriers. You may not be able to send SMS messages once your available credit falls below 3 Euros. If your phone requires a message center number, please call us at 1-800-872-7626 x0 for instructions.
Simply dial "121" then press the "Send" or "Yes" key to listen to messages received. Follow the voice instructions to change your voice mail settings.
Checking your balance
To check your balance credit, simply dial "089" then press the "Send" or "Yes" key, and follow the voice instructions.
Adding credit/Purchasing reloads
The SmartFree SIM Card for Italy only needs to be reloaded once every 9 months to remain active. When it is time to reload you can simply call us and we will add the reload directly to your account. To purchase reloads for your SIM please call our reload center at 1-703-620-0879 (or from your mobile at +1-703-620-0879) or at 1-800-872-7626 from within the US.
Automatic Reload is available on this SIM where minutes are added automatically in several different increments. If you do not want this feature activated on your SIM, or would like to specify the size of the minutes (available in $39.89, $69.89 or $99.89 blocks) please call us after you receive your SIM.
For more information on this exciting new product, please call us at 1-800-872-7626 x0.