Mobile phones are important and become necessary for everything about communication with friend, family, co-working include making transection. We would like to introducing how to subscribe mobile phone number in japan.
In japan, There are big 3 mobile carrier as below
- Softbank : http://www.softbank.jp/en/
- au : https://www.au.com/english
- NTT Docomo : https://www.nttdocomo.co.jp/english/
For people who need only sim card, NTT Docomo is only one you can choose. You can purchase at . but for Softbank and au, They only have contract phones with 24 month contracts. People who live in japan less than 2 years can not purchase.
You can subscribe for mobile phone number of all service provider at shop, pop-up store, retailer, electronic store or department store.
Start at 240 yen. The most cheap of all, have a lot of package that suitable for your usage but you can only use an internet data.
Data SIM + SMS
Same as Data SIM but this plan can sending sms
Data SIM + SMS + CALL
This plan coverage of all usage (Internet Data, SMS, Phone Call)