Fido

$55 Plan with Pulse

Data, Talk & Text - Small - Only available in MB and SK

Fido
Total Price
$48 per month + $10 upfront
Data
5GB
Calls & Texts
Unlimited Minutes
(Canada-Wide Minutes)

Unlimited Messages
Nationwide Text, Picture & Video messages
Contract Type
No Contract
Current Deal
Bring Your Own Phone or purchase a phone full price and get $7 off your monthly plan fee! Available to customers who activate a new Fido service on any no-term postpaid plan.
$48/mth
+ $10 Upfront
Direct purchasing link not supplied

Plan Details

Fido Pulse Extras

  • Data Bytes: get 5 FREE hours of data with 1 hour, 5 times a month with Data Bytes through the Fido App
  • Spotify Premium: get 6 months FREE when signing up for the 1st time
  • Fido Roam: Call and text within the U.S. and eligible countries and to Canadian numbers + full use of the data in select countries from your Pulse plan when roaming

About this Plan

All Small plans include:

  • Canada-wide Anytime Minutes
  • Unlimited Canada-wide Evenings and Weekends from 5 p.m.
  • Data (except Talk & Text plans)
  • Unlimited International Text, Picture & Video Messaging
  • Unlimited Canada-wide Circle Calling

Device Options

Small plans are available monthly or with a 2-year agreement.

  • 2-year term agreement: Save up to $300 on a new phone. Your balance is cleared in 24 months. You can upgrade anytime by paying off your balance.
  • Bring your Own Phone: Activate your unlocked phone and save on the monthly service fee of any Small plan
  • Pay for your phone upfront and save on the monthly service fee of any Small plan

Features & Benefits

Unlimited International Text

Includes messages sent from Canada on the Fido network to Canadian, U.S. and international wireless numbers. Sent/received premium messages and messages sent while roaming not included and charged at applicable rates.

Unlimited Evenings and Weekends

All Plans include Unlimited Canada-wide calling on Weeknights from 5 p.m. to 7 a.m. and from Friday 5 p.m. to Monday 7 a.m.

Unlimited Circle Calling

Enjoy unlimited Canada-wide calls between subscribers on the same account.

Spotify Premium for Free

Get unlimited music for free for 6 months on Fido Pulse Plans when you sign up to Spotify Premium for the 1st time ($9.99/month value). After 6 months, access will automatically be billed unless you cancel subscription earlier. Listen to your songs as much as you want, online and offline, with unlimited skips and no ads.

Other Included Features

With Fido, the following features are also included:

  • Free Access to VICELAND via the app
  • Fido Roam, included for free with Pulse plans, or for $6/day in the U.S. and $10/day in many international destinations
  • Caller Display
  • Voicemail
  • No Activation Fee on online orders
  • Free Shipping
  • Min. $50 Trade-in Credit in-store for customers who trade in an eligible device and purchase a new phone on a 2- year plan

Additional information

The following monthly government 9-1-1 fees apply: 62¢ in Saskatchewan, 46¢ in Québec, 43¢ in Nova Scotia, 53¢ in New Brunswick, 70¢ in Prince Edward Island, 44¢ in Alberta and 75¢ in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Network and Coverage

The Fido Network covers more than 93% of Canadians from coast to coast. When you travel in Canada on the Fido network, your calls will not incur roaming charges.

Key Points


Positives

  • Free Calling to Other Numbers on same Account
  • Unlimited Free Nights & Weekends Minutes
  • No Long Distance Charges (Nationwide Calling)
  • Bring Your Own Phone
  • Free voicemail (or included in monthly minutes)

Full Cost Breakdown

Description Upfront Monthly
Plan Fido $55 Plan with Pulse - $55.00
Minutes Unlimited Minutes ((Canada-Wide Minutes)) - -
Data 5GB Data - -
Messages Unlimited (Nationwide Text, Picture & Video messages) - -
Fees SIM Card (for BYO phone) $10.00 -
Deal Bring Your Own Phone or purchase a phone full price and get $7 off your monthly plan fee! Available to customers who activate a new Fido service on any no-term postpaid plan. - -$7.00
Total $10.00 $48.00

Rates

Rates Cost
Additional minutes $0.50 per minute
Text messages $0.00 each
Picture messages $0.00 each
Excess data $10/1GB

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More about Fido

Fido Solutions is a wireless service provider which supports GSM technology and operates on the Rogers network. Fido has over 3 million subscribers and is the 4th largest operator in Canada.

Currently the Fido network consists of three network technologies GSM, 4G HSPA+ and now LTE.  Fido supports all network generation types, meaning that when LTE is not available, Fido will provide the next best network.

Users have the option to purchase a device from Fido or bring in their own phone. Devices must be paid off and unlocked. All GSM phones are compatible with Fido--if your phone has a SIM slot, it will work on Fido.

Customers who want to purchase devices from Fido can pay for them upfront or spread payments over 24 months (subject to credit approval). Fido offers devices from all of these leading manufacturers, including Apple and Samsung.

Fido offers postpaid, contract, no contract and prepaid plans. As of this writing, Fido has a total of 35 plans with different talk, text and data varieties. All plans that include talk minutes Canada-Wide. Also, most plans include unlimited evenings and weekend calls between 5pm-7am.

Fido offers international calling while traveling in Canada, the US and/or traveling abroad. These options are also available for prepaid customers as well, allowing prepaid customers the chance to stay connected with friends, family, and work at all times, wherever they are. 

The Fido network 

uses GSM, UMTS, HSPA and HSPA+ at 850 MHz and 1900 MHz. To access the LTE network, your phone must be compatible with:

  • 700 MHz on Band 17
  • 1700/2100 MHz on Band 4
  • 2600 MHz on Band 7

Getting Started: Fido Cell Phone Plans


Fast Facts: Fido
iPhone SE

Fido was originally launched in 1996 and went on to revolutionize the wireless industry in Canada with a unique approach to pricing, a money-back satisfaction guarantee and more.

  • Network: The Fido network consists of three network technologies GSM, 4G HSPA+ and now LTE – the new global gold standard of wireless technology. Fido wireless compatible devices fall back onto each network, assuring you have a network to fall back onto.
  • Coverage: The Fido network covers 33 million Canadians from coast to coast. 
    Note that all LTE devices work on the 4G HSPA+ and EDGE networks.
  • Where to Buy: New customers either purchase a new Fido device or monthly service plan by heading over to the Fido website or, customers will have the option to purchase in-store.
  • Buying a New Phone from Fido: Buying a new phone from Fido is super easy. All you need to have handy is your name, date of birth, a valid credit card and a valid Canadian ID. Head over to the Fido website or your nearest local retailer today.
  • Tethering: Customers who add-on this feature, tethering/personal hotspots are supported, as long as customers have a data add-on. 

Fact: Fido offers its customers access to the FidoTM wireless network coast-to-coast and with over 300 roaming partners in over 200 countries.