NETWORK & COVERAGE
We’ve got you covered across Australia
Combined 4G / 3G coverage footprint of more than 98.8% of the Australian population*
Town & city
4G service available in most regional areas and the major cities
Reliable 4G and 3G service,beyond the big smoke
1.62M square km
Combined 4G / 3G geographic coverage footprint*
* Pennytel’s mobile plans provide a 4G coverage footprint of 97.9% and a combined 4G and 3G coverage footprint of more than 98.8% of the Australian population covering 1.62 million square kilometres.
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What mobile data speeds can I expect?
The network capability of Pennytel’s mobile solution has access to download speeds of up to 100Mbps on 4G across 97.9% of the population. 4G devices will enjoy typical download speeds of 2-50Mbps and upload speeds of 1 to 10 Mbps in 4G coverage areas.
On 3G, typical download speeds are 1.1- 20Mbps across more than 85% of the population, 550kbps to 8Mbps across more than 95% of the population, and 550kbps to 3Mbps in remaining coverage areas reaching more than 98.8% of the population.
Typical wireless packet data upload speeds on the 3G network are 300kbps to 3Mbps across more than 93% of the population and in remaining coverage areas 300kbps to1Mbps.
Note: End-user speeds will also vary due to factors such as device capabilities, location, distance from the base station, local terrain, user numbers, hardware and software configuration, download source / upload destination and network management measures.
What coverage can Pennytel provide?
Pennytel’s mobile plans provide a 4G coverage footprint of 97.9% and a combined 4G and 3G coverage footprint of more than 98.8% of the Australian population covering 1.62 million square kilometres.
If you are concerned about the quality of coverage, we recommend that you choose our smallest plan for one month, and trial our services in your area. Plans are available month-to-month, with no contract and no cancellation fees.
Not sure if your area is covered? Simply type in an address or postcode in the search bar to see what type of coverage is available to you.
*Coverage note: Pennytel uses parts of the Telstra Mobile Network that covers more than 98.8% of the population with 3G and 97.9% of the population with 4G.
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