This By the Day prepaid plan includes:
Daily Charge is $1 plus $0.75 monthly for 9-1-1 Emergency Access Fee.
Sent/received premium messages and messages sent while roaming not included and charged at applicable rates.
With Fido, the following features are also included:
$10, $20 and $30 vouchers provide access to the network for up to 30 days from date added to the account; $50 vouchers for up to 60 days; $100 vouchers for up to 365 days.
A monthly 75¢ 9-1-1 Emergency Access Fee (non-government fee) applies. Certain provinces may charge an additional 9-1-1 government fee as follow: 62¢ in Saskatchewan, 40¢ in Québec, 43¢ in Nova Scotia, 53¢ in New Brunswick, 70¢ in Prince Edward Island and 44¢ in Alberta (effective April 1, 2014).
The Fido Network covers 33 million Canadians from coast to coast. When you travel in Canada on the Fido network, your calls will be considered local or long distance and you will not incur roaming charges.
|Plan||Fido By the Day Unlimited Incoming||$1.00|
|Phone||Samsung Galaxy S8: $1,035 upfront||$1,035.00|
|Calls & Texts||PAYG ((35¢ / local min))||-|
|Additional minutes||$0.35 per minute|
|Text messages||$0.25 each|
|Picture messages||$0.00 each|
|Excess data||$0 per MB|
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:
Phones & Plans
Bring your Own Phone
Fact: Fido offers its customers access to the FidoTM wireless network coast-to-coast and with over 300 roaming partners in over 200 countries.