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Cell phone

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Cell phone

Is it best to go with Claro or Movistar? We will have an unlocked cell phone for our 2 week trip to SJDS.

Granada, Nicaragua
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1. Re: Cell phone

Hello 15290,

In my opinion i think Movistar is a little better than Claro. The service with both companies are good but i would say Movistar is the best bet.

Kind Regards,

Jimmy Davidson

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If you unlock your cellphone you can buy both chips they only cost 3 dollars and comes with minutes, BTW Claro is the biggest company in Nicaragua and the one that has more antennas all around Nicaragua and in my opinion as a tour guide i rather use claro because movistar doesn´t have as large cover area as Claro.

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I will be in Nicaragua in late May - early June. I have a Samsung Galaxy S3 and will have it unlocked. I have been told by T-mobile that I can purchase a micro sim card and just put it in my phone and use the towers in Nicaragua for a small service fee. Has anyone done this? Can you advise me which company to buy the Sim Card from?

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