Sun Cellular is one of the Philippines’ major mobile phone brands. Primarily, it offers prepaid as well as longer-term contract plans for mobile phone services for calls, text messages, and data. The best way is to buy a new SIM card, which is especially convenient for customers with prepaid plans since the SIM card is included with the plan. You can use the SIM card with the brand’s phones or your own phone. Visiting a physical store to complete the process is the best option. After signing your contract and getting your new SIM card, here is how to activate Sun SIM.
How to activate Sun SIM card
To activate your new Sun SIM card, purchase one and subscribe to a plan via Sun Cellular. To start the installation process, you will need to shut down your phone. Next, you can use a SIM eject tool or a paper clip to open the tray for the SIM card on your phone. Then, put the SIM card onto the tray and close it to complete the physical installing process.
Turn on the phone for the activation process to begin. At this point, you have already signed up for a mobile plan. So you can activate your SIM card by simply texting or calling. If you are at the store, you can also ask a representative to do this process for you.
Open the messaging application in your phone, type 1200 in the text message box. You will receive a confirmation message. All you need to do is to follow the prompts. If this doesn’t work, you can call the support team at Sun Cellular to ask for help.
How to activate SUN SIM for Internet
Here are some steps you can follow on how to activate SUN SIM to have Internet connection.
Step 1: Send NET to 2300.
Step 2: You will receive a notification telling you that the Internet service is successfully activated.
Step 3: You will receive device settings information. Continue with the configuration. For a password, type 1234.
Step 4: Turn Mobile Data as well as Data Roaming on.
Step 5: Click “OK.” When you are outside of the country, disable this.
If you encounter a slow Internet connection, there are some causes including your location, peer-to-peer sharing, your time of use, the device or handset you currently use, torrents, and machine-to-machine apps.
You can also turn background apps on or off to avoid extra charges.
Step 1: Go to Settings.
Step 2: Open Applications Manager.
Step 3: Open Running Tab.
Step 4: Stop the Running Apps.
Step 1: Go to Settings
Step 2: Open Cellular.
Step 3: Tap on “Use Cellular Data For.”
Step 4: Turn on those that are applicable to your subscription or those you want to access.
How to activate Sun LTE SIM
Sun Cellular started launching its LTE SIM card back in 2017 at the cost of 35 pesos. If you are living and working in areas covered by the SMART LTE network and your device is 4G/LTE capable, you can have better internet speed. You don’t have to worry about the SIM card is unusable with your device as it is in triple cut including regular, Nano, and micro.
Subscribers with Smart, Smart Bro, Sun, TNT, and SBW non-LTE SIM can pay 10 pesos to upgrade their SIM card to LTE.
Customers can get the LTE Upgrade SIM at any convenience stores, sari-sari stores, mall chains around the country and the Smart Online Store. The SIM is available for free at any Sun Shop, Smart Store, or LTE Upgrade Station. When upgrading your SIM to LTE, your current mobile number is kept. You get to experience the fastest mobile data network of Philippines, according to Ookla. You can enjoy free Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and TikTok for 30 days with 1GB of data per day.
Follow these steps to activate your Sun LTE SIM card.
Step 1: Switch off your phone. Take out your old SIM card and insert onto the SIM tray your new LTE Upgrade SIM.
Step 2: Turn your phone on and wait for an instruction SMS from 3723. Type your mobile number into the text message box to reply to the message.
Step 3: Wait for a confirming message. Don’t use you phone for a minimum time of 15 minutes.
Step 4: Restart your phone and your SIM upgrade process is completed.
Now that you can use your Sun SIM, if you need to check your account balance, here is how to check balance in Sun.
How to reactivate Sun SIM
To reactivate your SUN contract, visit a physical store and ask for a new SIM with your current phone number.
That’s it. That is all you need to do regarding how to activate Sun SIM. For more how-to articles like this, please visit Techiestuffph.com.