If you’re a frequent traveler that jets all around Asia, Internet access is vital. And having not to worry about roaming charges at least gives you the freedom to focus on the task at hand. FoneBud, a Malaysia-HongKong IoT company has just got the solution you. FoneBud W is their Internet roaming service which comes with a device that acts as a WiFi hotspot and also a 10,000mAh powerbank.
Priced at USD$149 (RM586), you will get 16GB of data which lasts 1 year. To be specific, the allocation is at 4GB per 3 months. The list of countries which you can use this service is Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Indonesia, Qatar, India, Nepal, Australia and Sri Lanka. Pretty extensive. Those who need to top up can do so at USD$5 (RM19) for 1GB for 90 days. Of course charges vary from country to country. One plus point of the FoneBud W is the China package. It comes with 1GB of data which lasts for 90 days for USD$8.50 (RM33.49). With this package, you’re able to access sites and services which you normally wouldn’t be able to like Google, Facebook and Whatsapp.