Do dual SIM phones work in Japan?

Buy your Japan data SIM card

With the Data SIM card you can access high-speed internet from your phone. With this type of SIM you cannot make or receive calls and you cannot activate the Wi-Fi hotspot on your phone. The SIM card only works in Japan, ie it does not offer internet access from other countries.

Stay connected in Japan

Buy your data SIM card now and enjoy mobile internet all over Japan
Internet access wherever you are
Always in touch during your trip
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Where do I pick up the SIM card?

You will receive your SIM card directly at the airport or at your hotel in Japan, depending on which option you have chosen. Take a look at the Pocket WiFi instructions to learn more about the SIM collection locations.

Do I have to return the card?

There is no need to return the SIM card after your stay. Please dispose of the card in the appropriate waste if you no longer need it.

Do I have to return the data SIM card?

You will receive your Japanese SIM card directly at the airport or at your hotel in Japan, depending on which option you have chosen. To activate your SIM, you need to manually configure the APN settings.

Can I receive calls and SMS with the SIM card?

Data SIM stands for a SIM card that is only internet-enabled. For this reason, SMS or calls with a DATA SIM card are not possible. However, this only applies to SMS and messages in the Japanese telephone network. All internet-based services such as Whatsapp, Telegram, Facebook Messenger, etc. still work. Internet-based phone calls with providers like Viber and Skype are also great options for communicating with friends and family for free.