Best SIM Cards for Using Your Smartphone in Canada

If you’re travelling to Canada, having the right SIM card can save you lots of money. Discover the best value SIM cards for using your mobile phone in Canada.

Every year, more than 700,000 Brits make a visit to Canada, with popular destinations including Vancouver, Toronto, Banff, and the Niagara Falls. Whether you’re there to enjoy the vibrant landscapes or the beautiful cities, it’s likely you’ll want to use your mobile phone whilst you’re there.

Having access to your mobile phone in Canada makes it easy to stay in touch with friends and family when you travel. It’s also helpful for finding your way around (e.g. with directions on Google Maps) and for calling a taxi, your hotel, or a nearby restaurant for reservations.

Thankfully, it’s now really easy to use your mobile phone in Canada with packages available from only £15 for 8 days usage on a UK-based SIM card. You’ll be able to use your roaming package in both Canada and the USA. Alternatively, you can buy a local SIM card from the Canadian networks, or you can get a data-only eSIM for Canada.

In this article, we’ll review the best SIM cards for using your mobile phone in Canada. This includes roaming on a UK SIM card, getting a local SIM card in Canada or buying a Canadian eSIM online. We’ll also discuss network compatibility on your UK phone.

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Sky Q Lite: Fibre Broadband & TV With Sky Q Box From £30/Month

Sky Q Lite gives you 200+ free-to-air channels and your favourite apps on the Sky Q box. You’ll also get Superfast 35 broadband included.

If you’re looking for a low-cost fibre broadband and TV deal, Sky now offers the Q Lite package from only £30 per month.

When you sign up for Q Lite, you’ll get access to more than 200 free-to-air channels with the ability to pause, rewind and record them on the Sky Q box. You’ll also be able to stream from your favourite apps such as Netflix, Prime Video, BBC iPlayer and YouTube through the Sky Q box.

You’ll get Sky’s Superfast 35 broadband included with Q Lite which gives you average download speeds of 36Mbps. This comes with a personalised speed guarantee when you sign up, along with Sky’s wall-to-wall WiFi Guarantee.

In this article, we’ll look at the Sky Q Lite service including what it is and what you’ll get with it. We’ll also look at the Superfast 35 broadband service that comes included with Sky Q Lite.

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SMARTY Data Only Plans: SIM Cards For Tablets & Mobile Broadband

SMARTY’s Data Only plans can be used for broadband & mobile wi-fi, as well as in other devices like a 4G tablet & dongle.

In the UK, SMARTY now offers Data Only plans from £5 per month. You can use the data-only plans for broadband and mobile wi-fi. You can also use them in a wide range of 4G and 5G-capable devices such as tablets, dongles, laptops and routers.

All of SMARTY’s Data Only plans are available with no contract and no credit check. You’ll get 4G & 5G coverage from Three, with no speed restrictions and no limits on hotspotting to other devices.

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In this article, we’ll review SMARTY’s Data Only plans and the latest offers available on them. We’ll also look at the types of devices with which you can use the Data Only SIMs, along with the coverage and download speeds available on SMARTY.

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EE Smart Benefits: On All Rounder & Full Works EE Pay Monthly Plans

You’ll get up to 3 Smart Benefits included on EE’s plans such as Netflix, Apple Music, BT Sport, Roam Abroad, Xbox Game Pass & Microsoft 365.

In the UK, EE now offers three types of Pay Monthly plan: Essential, All Rounder and Full Works.

When you choose an All Rounder plan, you’ll get a Smart Benefit included for the entire length of your contract. You can choose from a range of benefits such as an inclusive subscription to Netflix, Apple Music or BT Sport. You’ll also benefit from EE’s best possible speeds (the Essential plans give you download speeds of up to 100Mbps).

When you choose a Full Works plan, you’ll get 3 Smart Benefits included with it. You’ll also get EE’s best possible speeds.

In this article, we’ll look at EE’s new pay monthly plans and the Smart Benefits you’ll be able to choose on the All Rounder and Full Works plans. We’ll also look at some of the other features included on all of EE’s plans such as Stay Connected Data, WiFi Coverage Boost, Data Gifting and more.

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Three’s 5G Home Broadband: One-Month Rolling Contract For £24/Month

Three is offering unlimited 5G home broadband for just £24 per month on a one-month rolling contract.

If you’re looking for flexible home broadband on a one-month rolling plan, Three is currently offering unlimited 5G home broadband for just £24 per month.

It comes with average download speeds of more than 100Mbps, which is enough for Ultra HD (4K) streaming on four devices at the same time. You’ll also get free delivery of your 5G Hub on the next working day when you order before 8pm.

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In this article, we’ll look at Three’s 5G home broadband service and how to get it on a one-month rolling plan. We’ll also look at how it works and how to check the availability of the service where you live.

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ASDA Mobile Roaming: 36 European Destinations At No Extra Cost & 5G Roaming

On ASDA Mobile, you can roam at no extra cost in 36 European destinations. You’ll also get superfast 5G roaming in Spain, Italy, Germany & more.

If you’re using an ASDA Mobile SIM card, you’ll be able to use your mobile phone abroad at no extra cost in 36 European destinations. This means you can stay in touch with friends and family when you travel. You can also use your mobile phone for all of the normal things when abroad including social media, maps and checking in for your flights online.

If you’re using a 5G-ready phone on one of ASDA Mobile’s 5G-ready plans, you’ll also be able to access superfast 5G speeds when you travel abroad. You’ll get 5G roaming at no extra cost in more than 200 European locations including Barcelona, Madrid, Valencia, Alicante, Rome, Milan and more.

In this article, we’ll look at international roaming on ASDA Mobile including where you’re able to use it and the best deals currently available. We’ll also look at the other benefits of joining ASDA Mobile and how you can keep your current phone number when switching to their network.

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Uki Mobile Review (Airalo): eSIM Plans For Visitors To The UK

Uki Mobile offers eSIMs for travellers to the UK, starting from US$10 per month. You’ll get 4G coverage from the O2 network.

If you’re using an eSIM-compatible device (such as the iPhone 11, Galaxy S20, Pixel 3 or later devices), an eSIM from Uki Mobile can be one of the easiest and most convenient ways to stay connected on your trip.

With a Uki Mobile eSIM, you’ll have access to 99% population coverage across the UK. However, you won’t get a local UK phone number included and the eSIM can’t be used for calling or texting. You also won’t have access to 5G coverage in the UK.

In this article, we’ll review the eSIM plans from Uki Mobile (which is also sold under the Nessietel brand for customers who are travelling to Scotland). We’ll start by looking at the plans available and how you can get them through the Airalo app. We’ll then compare it to other prepaid SIM cards available in the UK, before looking at the coverage available on the service.
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Sky Glass Review: The 4K Ultra HD TV With Sky Inside & Built-In Soundbar

Sky Glass is the new TV from Sky, allowing you to stream all of your channels over WiFi. Read our Sky Glass review.

In the UK, Sky Glass is the new smart TV with Sky inside, allowing you to stream all of your channels and shows over WiFi. As there’s no need for a separate box or satellite dish, it allows you to watch all of your entertainment with minimal fuss. You’ll get all of your shows and apps together in one place, with access to cloud-based recordings, built-in Dolby Atmos surround sound and a 4K Quantum Dot display.

In this article, we’ll review the Sky Glass TV including what it is and how it works. We’ll then look at the key features available on Sky Glass and at the best Sky Glass deals currently available.

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4G Home Broadband Deals: Best 4G Broadband & Hybrid Broadband Plans

Get unlimited 4G home broadband from just £10/month with no need for a phone line. Compare the best 4G home broadband deals.

In the UK, 4G home broadband has become an increasingly popular alternative to fibre broadband.

Currently available from just £10 per month, 4G home broadband technology allows you to get online in as little as one working day. You can also get comparable download speeds to fibre broadband, without the need for a landline or for an engineer visit.

In this article, we’ll look at the best 4G home broadband deals in the UK. We’ll also review all of the individual 4G broadband providers, as well as looking at 4G hybrid broadband services.

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Plusnet Full Fibre Review: Reliable Broadband & Download Speeds Up To 500Mbps

Plusnet’s Full Fibre broadband uses a fibre optic connection all the way into your home, giving you more reliable broadband and faster download speeds.

In the UK, Plusnet has just launched their Full Fibre (FTTP) broadband service. Making use of a fibre optic connection all the way into your home, it delivers a more reliable service and more consistent speeds than standard fibre broadband.

You can choose from a range of Full Fibre plans from Plusnet with average download speeds of 74Mbps, 145Mbps or 500Mbps. All Full Fibre packages come with unlimited usage and the latest Plusnet Hub Two (their most reliable router yet).

In this article, we’ll review Plusnet’s Full Fibre broadband, including how it works and how it compares to standard fibre broadband. We’ll also look at Plusnet’s Full Fibre deals and the benefits of upgrading to Full Fibre (FTTP) technology with Plusnet.

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