CASH
Telia DK GSM 1800
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For visitors in Denmark with a GSM dual-band or tri-band phone.
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The "Cash" card is the second PrePaid GSM card in Denmark, but the first for GSM1800. It was introduced on the market in summer 1998. Telia DK is a subsidary of the Swedish telecom company Telia.

For many foreign visitors it is better economy to buy a Cash card when they want to call their home countries, compare the price list below. Check the coverage at www.telia.dk. You can also call Customer Service at 80101080 (free when in Denmark) or from outside Denmark +4580101080 (normal fee) or write to:

Telia Telecom A/S
KundeCenter
Ejby Industrivej 135
DK-2600 Glostrup
Denmark


The Start Package contains a GSM SIM card, the PIN- and PUK-codes, a 100DKK value coupon and a users manual in Danish. The packages are sold for 99DKK, for the time being.

There are Phone Packages too, containing a mobile phone GSM 900/1800 and the above mentioned Start Package, but with a value coupon of 50DKK instead of 100DKK. The packages are often sold out. The phones are SIM-locked for 6 months. After that you get the unlock code for free.

To refill the Telia Cash card there are value coupons of 50:-, 100:-, 200:- or 500:-DKK.

To get started you;

1. insert the SIM card in an apropriate phone,
2. enter the PIN-code,
3. scratch the silvery field on the value coupon to reveal the fourteen digit code,
4. call +4580101020 and press 2 for English version and follow the instructions,
5. wait till you receive an SMS confirming that your update has come through alright,
6. restart the phone by turning it off and on again. 


Some phones are able to continuesly show the remaining credit, with others you need to access to the menu system to read the credit.

Services included;

1. CLI = Caller Line Identification (you can see who is calling),
2. Answering service,
3. Call diverting to answering service,
4. Receiving and sending SMS texts,
5. Call waiting,
6. Showing the remaining credit,
7. Free 112 emergency calls (like in most nets),
8. Access to Number Information (Who has got what number?).


We have tried the Cash cards and they work very well. We have found no grounds of complains.

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National calls 
1 DKK = US$0,15 
of course, exchange rates alter 
Danish Kroner/minute 
(US$) 
all hours, all days
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2,50 (0,37)
112
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free
International calls 
Zone 
Country 
Danish Kroner/minute 
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the Nordic Countries
3,75 (0,55)
2
Europe, N America
4,25 (0,63)
3
Africa, Caribean Is, S America
16,00 (2,35)
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Asia, Australia
13,50 (1,98)
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