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Rf1
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Data SIM card for a obd car tracking device

Hi all
Can some please help , I’ve been pushed from pillar to post and no one has a clue . I need a sim that is a GSM and GPRS capable and it only needs to be a data only either a PAYG or PM . Does anyone have an idea what sim I should get please ? Btw is an amacam 022 that plugs in.
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Re: Data SIM card for a obd car tracking device

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@Rf1  You can take a look at this page, which has all the available sims and tariffs: https://www.o2.co.uk/shop/sim-cards

As far as I'm aware, I could be wrong, but sims have nothing to do with GPRS. I believe it's the device itself that has it.

I tried to Google your device. Is this it? https://www.amacam.net/gps-trackers/am-t22/

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Protection-Amacam-Superior-Instantly-Installation-Satellite/dp/B07L8DTM9V/r...

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Re: Data SIM card for a obd car tracking device

@Rf1  All o2 sims will do what you want as they are gsm  https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/GSM and gprs https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/General_Packet_Radio_Service

 

so find the best data only sim payg or sim only pay monthly that fits your need 

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Hi bambino
Thanks for replying yes that’s the one you googled . I just need a data only sim that’s capable of covering GSM 900
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I’d go for the classic PAYG at just 1pm’s per mb of data and top up as required.
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I visited my local O2 store this morning and was given a sim for data use on an iPad ! That doesn’t work :-(
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Thanks all for the help
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@Rf1 wrote:
I visited my local O2 store this morning and was given a sim for data use on an iPad ! That doesn’t work :-(

It won’t as you don’t have an iPad. 

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Re: Data SIM card for a obd car tracking device

It will work, as a data sim for an iPad is just a datasim... it can be used in any device but for data only...

You may need the apn settings for o2 though.
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