26-04-2019 06:04 PM
Hi everyone. I'm looking to buy an EE Nano SIM card to fit into a new Tracking device for my dog. Has anyone on here used one in this way please?
I'm trying to find a cheap PAYG plan as it doesn't use much data as I understand and won't be used all the time. Just on holiday and when off lead. Any help much appreciated.
26-04-2019 06:54 PM - edited 26-04-2019 06:55 PM
There's no reason for it not to work.
The trouble with PAYG is that you must make a chargeable call or text, top-up or buy a pack at least once every 180 days.
Whenever you want to track the dog using data you will need to have a PAYG pack, the cheapest of which are either:
26-04-2019 08:06 PM
Thanks for your reply. I'm a bit confused though because I thought I could buy a Data only sim on PAYG plan - is that not the case?
Also I currently have an EE SIM with 4GB of 4G data which includes a shared plan option - I'm wondering if this shared plan would include a tracker device but honestly I am a complete numpty when it comes to understanding any of this.
26-04-2019 08:24 PM - edited 26-04-2019 08:27 PM
I was looking at phone SIMs only as you said little data. Packs with more data can be seen @ What are pay as you go packs? You can a bit more data from PAYG data SIMS @ https://shop.ee.co.uk/preloaded-data-sims . What you already have is not PAYG but a SIM-Only contract, possibly 30 day recurring.
EE no longer do shared plans. They been replaced by data gifting between contracts, not PAYG, nos under the same MyEE family a/c.
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