Sri Lanka Data Plan.
Sri Lanka offers best data plan where 4G LTE connectivity too available here for the Smartphone and Tablet users.
Smartphone and Tablets usage is increasing rapidly in Sri Lanka as these devices are at cheaper price. Srilankans and those visiting Srilanka, have the option to select one of the carriers with 4G LTE, 3G or 2G connectivity that is suitable to their devices and their location. Local mobile phone carriers are currently in the promotional mode and providing special data packages along with the cheap call plans. Using your call plan to connect to the internet is expensive than the available data plan from your device.
So people in Sri Lanka are now looking for the combined call and data plan here as it is economical one. To make video calls you must have devices that are operating with 3G or 4G LTE network and the person who they want to connect too must have the same requirements.
Data plans are available as Post Paid and Pre Paid and as peak hour service and off peak hour service where night time usage of off peak hour packages is very cheap.
Sri Lanka Post Paid Data Plans.
You can pay your bill every month to the carrier. There is a MB limit applies to your package, if you exceed that package limit, you will have to pay more money for that extra band width usage. To get one of these packages you must go to the carrier's office with you NIC and must make a contract with them and must place a security deposit under your name.
Sri Lanka Pre-Paid Data Plans.
Once you insert your SIM card and switch on your Smartphone or Tablet (Not all) the carrier will automatically detect and will send SMS that you are ready to use their data package. Simply buy a pre paid data plan refill card and refill your account according to their instructions. Now you are ready to connect to the internet and browse the webs. Make your settings perfect for the mobile internet connection in your device.
Data Plan for Visitors.
Visitors to Sri Lanka like Business people, Tourists and students can go with the "Tourist Packages" as they are good for one month usage and they can be refilled (Re-loaded or Top-up) at any of the road side shops. There is no difference in the prices between this package and the local packages.