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International Data Services For Smartphones

Today’s smartphones and iPhones can consume huge amount of data, especially when running applications ranging from online maps to internet radio. It might not be a big deal in home country, but using all these apps while travelling overseas can result in huge International Roaming charges. Further, data solutions providers in foreign countries charge excessive amount on data services for smartphones, tablets, etc. Therefore, if people are planning to use a lot of data services while travelling, they must check for any international dataplan with global service providers in India before starting their journey.

International 3Gdata services are the most recent discoveries of the telecommunication industry. These data plans are the most economical option for uninterrupted internet connection overseas. They are not only affordable but also offer better quality and service. With international data services, travellers can easily retain control over costs while keeping their smart phones and tablets operating. Similarly, the international 3G data plan enables travellers to save money spent over renting cyber cafe systems and other modes of internet connectivity in foreign countries.

These data services are now easily available in the Indian markets and can also be purchased over the internet. There are numerous companies in India that provide wireless services and BlackBerry services to people travelling to foreign countries. Global packages of these companies are quite inexpensive and can also be accessed over the website of the company. It provides specific solutions to meet the requirements of different groups of people including business class, leisure travellers, etc.

Most of the leading Indian telecom companies like Matrix, Telstra, GoSIM and others provide several options of data solutions to the global travellers. They offer international services for people travelling to multiple countries and country-specific services for people travelling to any particular country with several benefits.

For instance, A Matrix customer travelling overseas can avail several benefits such as obtaining their international mobile number before departure as well as paying their bill in Indian currency. Travellers can get unlimited access to emails, browsing, BBM, facebook, twitter at just 1/10th the cost of International Roaming charges by activating international data services on their smartphones before travelling to overseas. International Data-roaming on Indian number can cost as much as Rs. 750 per MB whereas a Matrix customer can get unlimited access to services on his or her smartphone for as low as Rs. 999. These cards enable travellers to stay connected with their family, friends and office back at home.

Our country-specific data services are tailored for business and leisure travellers looking for cost effective data services for smartphones. With these services, Matrix Cellular customers can now travel to these countries without worrying about the high cost of International Data-roaming charges,” according to Mr. Gagan Dugal, Managing Director, Matrix Cellular.