Question: Is Sky Mobile Network Any Good?

Coverage with Sky Mobile

That means 99% coverage for 2G service, 98% for 3G, and 97% for 4G.

You should get good reception pretty much everywhere with Sky, but it’s worth double checking your local area on the coverage checker found on the Sky website just to be sure.

What mobile network does SKY use?

4) It’s backed by O2

Way back in 2015 it was announced that O2 would be the bedrock of Sky’s mobile phone service. So Sky Mobile is what’s called an MVNO (mobile virtual network operator). That means O2 provides the network infrastructure while Sky will deliver the service to customers.

Is Sky Mobile network reliable?

Sky Mobile coverage

As it’s a virtual provider, Sky Mobile uses the O2 network which means its customers benefit from excellent mobile coverage in the UK of around 99%.

Are Sky phones unlocked to any network?

Because Sky Mobile phones are supplied unlocked, there is no charge for unlocking them. Nor does a time limit apply. Sky Mobile phones are unlocked from day one.

Which is better o2 or EE?

EE offer 98% , while O2 have 99%. Generally, O2’s lower frequency 3G signal should be better for indoor calls.

Is Sky Mobile a good network?

Sky Mobile Review and Network Coverage. Sky Mobile is an MVNO which uses O2’s infrastructure. That means wherever O2 has signal Sky Mobile does too, which currently means 4G coverage for around 99% of the UK population indoors. And if you’re already a Sky TV customer you can get free extras.

Is o2 network better than Vodafone?

Coverage and network

Luckily, coverage is excellent on both Vodafone and O2. Around 99% of the population can get 4G and 3G coverage on either network. For 4G speed, meanwhile, Vodafone has O2 beat – download speeds are about 3-4Mb faster, according to Which? and OpenSignal.

What is the best phone network UK?

Sky won the most awards with a total of three including the best Network for customer service. Giffgaff won Network of the Year, while O2 won Best Network Coverage. According to a study by RootMetrics, EE is the provider of the best mobile coverage across the UK.

The big four are:

  • EE.
  • O2.
  • Three.
  • Vodafone.

Can I keep my number if I switch to Sky Mobile?

It’s easy to keep your current mobile number when you move to Sky Mobile. All you need to do is: Activate your SIM (if you haven’t already). Request a PAC from your old service provider (text PAC to 65075).

How long are Sky Mobile contracts?

Swap24 (tablet): 36-month contract, with the option to swap your device for a new model every two years. Swap36: 48-month contract, offering our lowest monthly price and the option to swap after three years.