Overseas Prepaid SIM Card
Avoid high international roaming charges.
Enjoy internet access and up to 60 minutes talk-time wherever you go!
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

01: What are the available overseas prepaid SIM cards offered by Travel Recommends?

Travel Recommends currently offer overseas pre-paid SIM cards to 3 destinations: Thailand, Hong Kong and Korea:

  • 7 Days Thailand AIS Tourist SIM card.
  • 8 Days Hong Kong PCCW Tourist SIM card.
  • 30 Days South Korea EG SIM card.

02: How do I purchase and obtain the overseas prepaid SIM card?

You may place your order from this website or email us at hello@travelrecommends.com.
After which you are required to make payment vis bank transfer, inform us of your payment details and we will send you a confirmation email of your order.
You may then collect your SIM card from our booth at KLIA or have it couriered to you.

03: What is a Hybrid SIM card?

A hybrid SIM card is a combined double or triple-size cards with perforations in the appropriate sizes. This means that your hybrid SIM card can either be a standard-sized or micro-sized.

04: What is a Nano SIM card?

A Nano SIM card measures 12.3 x 8.8 mm. Starting with the iPhone 5 in 2013, this size is now used in iPhones and iPads, some Nokia, Motorola, and Sony phones among others.

05: What is a Micro SIM card?

A Micro SIM card measures 15 x 12 mm. Beginning with iPad and the iPhone 4 in 2010, this smaller size was introduced and more and more new devices are using it now.

06: Which type of SIM card works on my mobile phone?

Here is a comprehensive list of various phone models with their respective SIM card types:

Apple Smartphones
Phone Model SIM Card Type
iPhone 3GS Standard SIM
iPhone 4/4S Micro SIM
iPhone 5/5C/5S Nano SIM
iPhone 6/6 Plus/6S/6S Plus Nano SIM
Samsung Smartphones
Phone Model SIM Card Type
Samsung Ativ S Micro SIM
Samsung Galaxy A3/A5/A7 Nano SIM
Samsung Galaxy Ace Standard SIM
Samsung Galaxy Ace 2 Standard SIM
Samsung Galaxy Ace 3/4 Micro SIM
Samsung Galaxy Alpha Nano SIM
Samsung Galaxy Core Prime Micro SIM
Samsung Galaxy Fame Standard SIM
Samsung Galaxy J1/J5/J7 Micro SIM
Samsung Galaxy K Zoom Micro SIM
Samsung Galaxy Mega 6.3 Micro SIM
Samsung Galaxy Music Standard SIM
Samsung Galaxy Note Standard SIM
Samsung Galaxy Note 2/3/4/Edge Micro SIM
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Nano SIM
Samsung Galaxy S (II/III Mini/ III Mini VE) Standard SIM
Samsung Galaxy S III Micro SIM
Samsung Galaxy S4 (Active/Mini/Zoom) Micro SIM
Samsung Galaxy S5 (Mini/Neo) Micro SIM
Samsung Galaxy S6 (Edge/Edge+) Nano SIM
Samsung Galaxy Xcover 3 Standard SIM
Samsung Galaxy Y Standard SIM
Samsung Galaxy Young Standard SIM
Samsung Galaxy Young 2 Micro SIM
Samsung Nexus S Standard SIM
If your phone doesn't appear on this list, you can measure the size of your current SIM card or you can refer to your handset's documentation.

07: What is AIS Thailand?

AIS stands for Advanced Info Service Public Company Limited, which is Thailand's largest GSM (Global System for Mobile Communications) mobile phone operator with 35 million customers as of March 2013.

08: What is PCCW Hong Kong?

PCCW stands for Pacific Century CyberWorks which is the holding company of HKT Group Holdings Limited, a Hong Kong based information and communications technology (ICT) company.

09: What is Evergreen (EG)?

EG (for Evergreen) is a wireless communications services provider on the KT network with good coverage on 3G and 4G aimed mostly to visitors and tourists.

It is the only provider right now that allows you to order (or send you) your SIM card before arrival. Hence, get yours at Travel Recommends for convenience!