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Iphone 5 data service in santiago

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Iphone 5 data service in santiago

Hello

I searched for use of iphone 5 unlocked from verizon in Usa to use in Santiago but unable to find an real answer.

I will be in Santiago for a week in March and hope to be able to use google map if i can buy pre paid data service.Thank you in advance.

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1. Re: Iphone 5 data service in santiago

You can buy a prepaid data service from any of the operators such as Claro or Movistar.

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2. Re: Iphone 5 data service in santiago

I got a prepaid sim card with an unlimited 3g data plan in Santiago just a couple of weeks ago. If you speak spanish you'll have no problems finding where to get it. If you don't, here's a couple of hints - people in the shopping centres tend to sell contracts only, try one of the vendors at a market instead. ("prepAgo" is pre-paid in spanish)

Movistar worked terrible in Santiago - I could use internet only when I locked the speed in "edge" mode (very slow). don't bother with them. Try Entel, hopefully they are better..

It cost me around $4 for the sim card and $20 for the internet for a month. I think Entel is the same price.

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