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[edit] Cellular Operators

[edit] Telefonica Moviles Colombia S.A. (Movistar)

Movistar uses 850/1900 MHz GSM, GPRS, EDGE, 850/1900 MHz UMTS, HSDPA, HSPA+ technologies.

APN settings

  • username: movistar
  • password: movistar
  • APN name: internet.movistar.com.co (or) wap.movistar.com.co

[edit] Colombia Movil SA (Tigo)

The third largest mobile phone company in Colombia, supports 1900 MHz GSM, GPRS, EDGE, 1900 MHz UMTS, HSDPA, HSPA+ technologies.

APN settings

  • username: (blank)
  • password: (blank)
  • APN name: web.colombiamovil.com.co (or) wap.tigo.com.co

[edit] eTb

eTb is the second largest telecommunications company in Colombia, it supports GSM, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA technologies.

APN settings

  • username: etb
  • password: etb
  • APN name: moviletb.net.co

[edit] Uff!

It's an MVNO operating in Tigo network, it supports GSM, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA technologies.

APN settings

  • username: (blank)
  • password: (blank)
  • APN name: www.uffmovil.com.co

[edit] UNE EPM

It's an MVNO operating in Tigo network, it supports GSM, GPRS, EDGE, UMTS, HSDPA, HSPA+, 2600 MHz LTE technologies.

APN settings

  • username: une
  • password: une
  • APN name: www.une.net.co

[edit] Avantel

It supports iDEN technology.

APN settings

  • username: -
  • password: -
  • APN name: -

[edit] Claro Colombia (Claro)

Claro Colombia is a telecommunications operator owned by Mexican group América Móvil. Claro is the largest provider of mobile phone services in Colombia. The company was formed on June 26, 2012 from the merger of Comcel, previously Colombia's largest mobile phone operator, and the smaller telecommunications company Telmex, also owned by América Móvil. Operator supports 850/1900 MHz GSM, GPRS, EDGE, 850/1900 MHz UMTS, HSDPA, HSPA+ technologies.

APN settings

  • username: comcel
  • password: comcel
  • APN name: claro.internet.com.co (or) internet.comcel.com.co

[edit] Prepaid plans

[edit] Movistar

BlackBerry Prepaid packages:

Package Per Day To Activate Send Code to 8069 Per Week To Activate Send Code to 8069 Per Month To Activate Send Code to 8069
BlackBerry Messenger (BB messenger only) COL$ 1,200 / US$ 0.68 Pin1 COL$ 5,900 / US$ 3.28 Pin7 COL$ 22,900 / US$ 12.74 Pin30
Social (social networks + chat) COL$ 3,500 / US$ 1.95 Sdia COL$ 10,900 / US$ 6.06 Ssem COL$ 39,900 / US$ 22.20 Smes
Joven (Young: mail + chat) COL$ 3,500 / US$ 1.95 Jdia COL$ 10,900 / US$ 6.06 Jsem COL$ 39,900 / US$ 22.20 Jmes
Full (mail + chat + social networks + navigation) COL$ 4,400 / US$ 2.45 Bbdia COL$ 27,900 / US$ 15.52 Bbsem COL$ 74,900 / US$ 41.67 Bbmes

Prepaid Internet Packages for your mobile:

Package Price Per Day Price Per Week Price Per Month How to Use
Paquete Mail (Mail Package) COL$ 900 / US$ 0.50 COL$ 4,500 / US$ 2.50 COL$ 14,900 / US$ 8.29 Send a text message to 3250 with the word of the mail service you want to use: Hotmail, Gmail or Yahoomail. Receive an access link that allows you to access your email account.
Paquete Chat (Chat Package) COL$ 900 / US$ 0.50 COL$ 4,500 / US$ 2.50 COL$ 14,900 / US$ 8.29 Send a text message with the word Ebuddy, or Ymessenger code to 3250 to receive a message that will take you directly to the page to start chatting.
Paquete Mail + Chat (Mail + Chat Package) COL$ 1,500 / US$ 0.83 COL$ 6,900 / US$ 3.84 COL$ 22,900 / US$ 12.74 -
Paquete Redes Sociales + Mail + Chat (Social + mail + Chat Package) COL$ 1,900 / US$ 1.06 COL$ 8,900 / US$ 4.95 COL$ 28,900 / US$ 16.08 Send a text message with the name of the social network that you want to visit Facebook, Twitter, Myspace or hi5 code to 3250 and receive an access link for you to connect to your community.
Paquete Navegación (Navigation Package) COL$ 2,900 / US$ 1.61 COL$ 13,900 / US$ 7.74 COL$ 44,900 / US$ 24.99 The data volume of the package (depending on the period) are: Day - 150 MB, Week - 800 MB, Month - 3 GB. Once the data included is used up the speed drops down to 128 kbps.

Period-Dependant Prepaid Internet Packs for your laptop or PC:

Pack Name Pack Description Price How to Activate
Hora (Hour) 100 MB for 60 mins COL$ 900 / US$ 0.50 Send Hora to 4686
Dia (Day) 200 MB for 24 hours COL$ 3,900 / US$ 2.17 Send Dia to 4686
Semana (Week) 1,5 GB for 7 days COL$ 19,900 / US$ 11.07 Send Semana to 4686
Mes (Month) 3 GB for 30 days COL$ 59,900 / US$ 33.33 Send Mes to 4686

Functional Mobile Internet plans for your laptop:

Plan Name Description Basic Charge Internet Data Volume / Speed
Plan Full navegación SS (SS Full Navigation Plan) Google, Terra + Facebook, Twitter, MySpace + Messenger, Google Talk, Yahoo Messenger + Hotmail, Yahoo, Gmail COL$ 29,000 / US$ 16.14 Navigation (no streaming) 3 GB / 256 Kbps
Plan Full navegación (Full Navigation Plan) Google, Youtube, Terra + Facebook, Twitter, MySpace + Messenger, Google Talk, Yahoo Messenger + Hotmail, Yahoo, Gmail COL$ 31,100 / US$ 17.30 Navigation (with streaming) 2 GB / 128 Kbps
Plan Full navegación CS (CS Full Navigation Plan) Google, Youtube, Terra + Facebook, Twitter, MySpace + Messenger, Google Talk, Yahoo Messenger + Hotmail, Yahoo, Gmail COL$ 41,499 / US$ 23.09 Navigation (with streaming) 3 GB / 256 Kbps
Plan Full navegación 3G Vel Plus (3G Vel Full Navigation Plan) Google, Youtube, Terra + Facebook, Twitter, MySpace + Messenger, Google Talk, Yahoo Messenger + Hotmail, Yahoo, Gmail COL$ 51,900 / US$ 28.88 Navigation (with streaming) 3 GB / 256 Kbps

3G Mobile Internet Prepaid Plans for laptop:

Plan Data Included Price Per Month
Plan Navega 3G Descarga 500MB 500 MB COL$ 24,899 / US$ 13.85
Plan Navega 3G Descarga 2GB 2 GB COL$ 34,900 / US$ 19.42

4G Mobile Internet Prepaid Plans for laptop:

Plan Data Included Price per month
Plan Navega 4G Descarga 1GB 1 GB COL$ 29,900 / US$ 16.63
Plan Navega 4G Descarga 4GB 4 GB COL$ 49,900 / US$ 27.76
Plan Navega 4G Descarga 8GB 8 GB COL$ 69,900 / US$ 38.89

[edit] How to activate

To activate any of the Prepaid Internet Packages for your mobile follow the steps:

1. Dial *611# and press Send button. In the menu that appears on the screen select Option 2 - Internet.

2. Choose the package you want to activate.

3. Select Option 1 to buy the package.

4. You'll receive a text message confirming the successful activation of the package.

[edit] How to top up

Following top-up methods are available:

  • Online top-up - here - from COL$ 5,000 to COL$ 50,000 / US$ 2.78 to US$ 27.82.
  • Top-up cards - COL$ 5,000 / US$ 2.78, COL$ 10,000 / US$ 5.57, COL$ 20,000 / US$ 11.13, COL$ 30,000 / US$ 16.69, COL$ 50,000 / US$ 27.82. To recharge your Movistar dial *225#<16-digit PIN from top-up card># or *611 (toll free) and select option 1.
  • Electronic top-up:
Recharge Value Validity
COL$ 1,000 - COL$ 2,999 / US$ 0.57 - US$ 1.67 3 days
COL$ 3,000 - COL$ 4,999 / US$ 1.67 - US$ 2.78 3 days
COL$ 5,000 - COL$ 9,999 / US$ 2.78 - US$ 5.56 10 days
COL$ 10,000 - COL$ 19,999 / US$ 5.56 - US$ 11.13 30 days
COL$ 20,000 - COL$ 29,999 / US$ 11.13 - US$ 16.69 30 days
COL$ 30,000 - COL$ 49,999 / US$ 16.69 - US$ 27.82 60 days
COL$ 50,000 - COL$ 99,999 / US$ 27.82 - US$ 55.63 60 days
COL$ 100,000 / US$ 55.63 60 days

[edit] Tigo

Tigo Mobile Internet plans for your Tigo mobile:

Base Charge GB Included Additional KB Package Validity
COL$ 35,000 / US$ 19.49 1 GB To continue browsing you need to reload or buy a prepaid Internet package. 1 month
COL$ 39,900 / US$ 22.22 2 GB
COL$ 49,900 / US$ 27.79 3 GB
COL$ 62,000 / US$ 34.53 5 GB

If no Mobile Internet package is activated the standard rate is COL$ 12 / US$ 0.007 per 1 KB.

3G Tigo Mobile Internet packages for your laptop:

Package Price Send Activation Code to 201 Validity Period
1 GB (1024 MB) COL$ 19,800 / US$ 11.03 week 7 days from the date of purchase
2 GB (2048 MB) COL$ 45,000 / US$ 25.06 1 month 30 days from the date of purchase

Total Prepaid Mobile Internet Packages for your mobile:

Packages Price How to Activate Validity
Internet Total 40 MB COL$ 999 / US$ 0.56 Send HORA to 201 1 hour
Internet Total 200 MB COL$ 1,800 / US$ 1.00 Send HOY to 201 1 hour
Internet Total 120 MB COL$ 2,500 / US$ 1.39 Send DIA to 204 1 day
Internet Total 200 MB COL$ 3,700 / US$ 2.06 Send DIA to 201 1 day
Internet Total 600 MB COL$ 13,000 / US$ 7.24 Send SEMANA to 204 7 days
Internet Total 1 GB COL$ 19,800 / US$ 11.03 Send SEMANA to 201 7 days
Internet Total 1024 MB COL$ 34,900 / US$ 19.44 Send MES to 700 30 days
Internet Total 1500 MB COL$ 39,000 / US$ 21.72 Send MES to 201 30 days
Internet Total 2 GB COL$ 45,000 / US$ 25.06 Send MES to 201 30 days

Total Prepaid Mobile Internet subscription:

Packages Price How to Activate How to Deactivate Validity
Internet Total 200 MB COL$ 1,500 / US$ 0.84 Send DIA to 202 Send CANCELARDIA to 202 1 day
Internet Total 2 GB COL$ 19,800 / US$ 11.03 Send SEMANA to 202 Send CANCELARSEMANA to 202 7 days
Internet Total 2 GB COL$ 45,000 / US$ 25.08 Send MES to 202 Send CANCELARNAVEGA to 202 30 days

Prepaid Mobile Internet packages:

Package Price How to Activate Validity Description
Redes Social + Chat (Social Networks + Chat) COL$ 20,900 / US$ 11.64 Send chatsocial to 730 30 days Facebook, Linked In, Hi5, MySpace, Twitter, instant messaging on MSN, Yahoo Messenger and Google Talk. Internet browsing is not allowed.
Mail + Chat COL$ 20,900 / US$ 11.64 Send chatmail to 730 30 days Hotmail, Yahoo, Gmail and instant messaging on MSN, Yahoo Messenger and Google Talk. Internet browsing is not allowed.

Prepaid Mobile Internet Navigation packages:

Package Price How to Activate Validity Description
Only Internet Navigation COL$ 3,200 / US$ 1.78 Send BASICO1 to 730 1 day Hotmail, Yahoo, Gmail and instant messaging (chat) on MSN, Yahoo Messenger and Google Talk, do not allow any downloads.
COL$ 11,000 / US$ 6.13 Send BASICO7 to 730 7 days
COL$ 32,900 / US$ 18.32 Send BASICO130 to 730 30 days

The prepaid SIM-card from Tigo for BlackBerry is called BlackCard. The card comes preloaded with COL$ 50,000. Packages are:

Prepaid BlackCard Package Price Data Included Send Activation Code to Activation Code Package Validity Description
Mail COL$ 35,000 / US$ 19.49 500 MB 981 or dial *111# black 30 days Use your email accounts and chat with your friends
Social COL$ 35,000 / US$ 19.49 500 MB 982 or dial *111# Connect and chat with your friends
Internet Total 2GB COL$ 45,000 / US$ 25.06 2 GB 983 or dial *111# Enjoy browsing

There is a possibility to order any of the above packages depending on the period of time you want to use it.

Total Prepaid BlackBerry Internet package:

Package Price Description Activation Code Send Activation Code to
Díario (Daily) COL$ 4,600 / US$ 2.56 200 MB or until 23:59 Blackberry 881
Semanal (Weekly) COL$ 13,900 / US$ 7.74 500 MB or 7 days Blackberry 887
Quincena (Fortnight) COL$ 24,900 / US$ 13.87 1 GB or 15 days Blackberry15 903
Mensual (Monthly) COL$ 45,000 / US$ 25.06 2 GB or 30 days Blackberry 883

There is a daily package for Blackberry that is renewed automatically each day.

Package Price Description Activation Code Send Activation Code to Validity
Día (Day) COL$ 1,900 / US$ 1.06 150 MB or until 23:59 Blackberry 881 till 11:59 pm on the date of purchase

Social Prepaid BlackBerry Internet packages:

Package Price Description Activation Code Send Activation Code to
Mensual (Monthly) COL$ 35,000 / US$ 19.49 'Social' package for 30 days Black 982
Quincena (Fortnight) COL$ 17,500 / US$ 9.75 'Social' package for 15 days Social15 903
Semana (Week) COL$ 9,900 / US$ 5.51 'Social' package for 7 days Social7
Dia (Day) COL$ 2,900 / US$ 1.62 'Social' package for 1 day (until 11:59 pm) Social1

Mail Prepaid BlackBerry Internet packages:

Package Price Description Activation Code Send Activation Code to
Mensual (Monthly) COL$ 35,000 / US$ 19.49 'Mail Unlimited' package for 30 days Black 981
Quincena (Fortnight) COL$ 17,500 / US$ 9.75 'Mail Unlimited' package for 15 days Mail15 903
Semana (Week) COL$ 9,900 / US$ 5.51 'Mail Unlimited' package for 7 days Mail7
Dia (Day) COL$ 2,900 / US$ 1.62 'Mail Unlimited' package for 1 day (until 11:59 pm) Mail1

[edit] How to top up

1.Top-up cards:

  • COL$ 3,000 / US$ 1.67 - effective for 5 days;
  • COL$ 5,000 / US$ 2.78 - effective for 10 days;
  • COL$ 10,000 / US$ 5.57 - effective for 30 days;
  • COL$ 20,000 / US$ 11.14 - effective for 30 days.

2.Online top-up

3. via ATMs or from your bank account dialing:

  • Davivienda #301
  • Banco de Bogotá #302
  • Banco Santander #303
  • Colpatria #304
  • Banco Caja Social (BSC) #305
  • Banco Colmena #306
  • Bancolombia #307
  • Megabanco #308
  • Bancafe #309
  • AV Villas #310

4. Top up your mobile in chain stores, supermarkets, or Tigo top-up points.

[edit] Uff!

Uff! Movil is a rechargeable SIM card.

There are two types of data plans - for smartphones and for BlackBerry.

BlackBerry plans can be activated by dialing *222#, *444 or via Uff! site:

1. Plan BlackBerry maximo mes - it costs COL$ 50,000 / US$ 27.93 including VAT per 30 days.

2. Plan BlackBerry mail mes - it costs COL$ 30,000 / US$ 16.76 including VAT per 30 days.

3. Plan BlackBerry social mes - it costs COL$ 30,000 / US$ 16.76 including VAT per 30 days.

Smartphone plans can be activated by dialing *222#, *444 or via Uff! site:

1. Smartphone maximo mes - it costs COL$ 25,000 / US$ 13.96 including VAT per 30 days.

2. Smartphone maximo dia - it costs COL$ 2.500 / US$ 1.40 including VAT per 24 hours.

[edit] How to top up

You can top up in:

  • Chain stores in Éxito, Olímpica, Drogas La Rebaja and Foto Japón;
  • Vía points of sales;
  • via ATMs in banks Banco de Bogotá, Grupo Aval, Banco de Occidente, Banco Popular and Banco AV Villas;
Denomination Bonus Bonus Validity Period
COL$ 5,000 - COL$ 9,999 / COL$ 2.79 - COL$ 5.58 COL$ 3,750 / US$ 2.09 5 days
COL$ 10,000 - COL$ 19,999 / US$ 5.59 - US$ 11.17 COL$ 7,500 / US$ 4.19 10 days
COL$ 20,000 - COL$ 49,999 / US$ 11.17 - US$ 27.92 COL$ 15,000 / US$ 8.38 15 days
COL$ 50,000 / US$ 27.93 and more COL$ 30,000 / US$ 16.76 15 days

[edit] UNE EPM

4G LTE Prepaid plans:

  • 4G ®evolution Prepago 1.2 Gigas - the plan includes 1.2 GB or two months. Once you've consumed the initial data volume, top up 500 MB for COL$ 28,000 / US$ 15.64.
  • 4G ®evolution Prepago 4 Gigas - the plan includes 4 GB or two months. Once you've consumed the initial data volume, top up 500 MB for COL$ 28,000 / US$ 15.64.
  • 4G ®evolution Prepago 8 Gigas - the plan includes 8 GB or two months. Once you've consumed the initial data volume, top up 500 MB for COL$ 28,000 / US$ 15.64.

You can purchase the following equipment in prepaid mode:

Product Data Volume Included Price
4G LTE USB Huawei E392 Modem + Initial Data Volume 1.2 GB COL$ 248,000 / US$ 138.51
4 GB COL$ 258,000 / US$ 144.10
8 GB COL$ 268,000 / US$ 149.68
Mobile Wifi + Initial Data Volume with VAT 1.2 GB COL$ 317,000 / US$ 177.05
4 GB COL$ 327,000 / US$ 182.63
8 GB COL$ 337,000 / US$ 188.22

The price for the additional GB / MB is:

  • COL$ 57,344 / US$ 32.03 for 1 GB
  • COL$ 56 / US$ 0.03 for 1 MB

Prepaid Internet Cards from UNE:

Price Period
COL$ 5,000 / US$ 2.79 25 hours
COL$ 10,000 / US$ 5.59 50 hours
COL$ 20,000 / US$ 11.17 100 hours
  • Free navigation every day (from 11:00 p.m. to 9:00 a.m.)
  • Navigation at half price on weekends from 8:00 pm Friday to 8:00 pm Sunday.


Data Plans for your UNE SIM-card:

Plan Price How to Activate
Día (ilimitado) / Day (unlimited for 24 hours) COL$ 2,000 / US$ 1.12 Send text message with Navegación día to 555
Mes ilimitado / Month unlimited COL$ 25,000 / US$ 13.96 Send text message with Navegación mes to 555
Social (social networks + chat for a month) COL$ 15,000 / US$ 8.38 Send text message with Social mes to 555
Correo / Mail (email and chat for a month) COL$ 15,000 / US$ 8.38 Send text message with Correo mes to 555

Or you can call *555, select option 3 and choose the required plan:

  • Día
  • Mes
  • Social
  • Correo

[edit] How to top up

  • Online top-up
  • at points of sale: Vía, Full Cargas, Punto Red, Gana, Móvil Red, neighborhood stores, UNE points of sale.

[edit] Claro

The SIM-card can be purchased in stores with Claro advertising, it costs COL$ 5,000 / US$ 2.79. Remember that your SIM won't be registered enough to activate any data plan until you make a toll call with it. Calling any cellular or land line and speaking for about a minute will be enough.

If you don't have any prepaid data package activated, the standard rates is COL$ 11.6 / US$ 0.006 per 1 KB. But once you've accumulated COL$ 4,000 / US$ 2.23 during your navigation in the Internet, you'll get special rate - COL$ 174 / US$ 0.1 per 1 MB for 30 days.

3G Mobile Internet prepaid packages for your laptop/PC:

Package Price Description Data Included Validity Period How to Activate
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 1 HORA (Navigation Package 1 hour) COL$ 1,200 / US$ 0.67 With these packages you can browse to a maximum speed of up to 1.4 Mbps. Once the included data volume is exceeded, maximum browsing speed will drop down to 128 kbps. 100 MB 1 hour Send text message with 60 to 464
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 1 DÍA (Navigation Package 1 day) COL$ 3,300 / US$ 1.84 150 MB 1 day Send text message with 1 to 464
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 2 DÍAS (Navigation Package 2 days) COL$ 6,300 / US$ 3.52 300 MB 2 days Send text message with 2 to 464
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 10 DÍAS (Navigation Package 10 days) COL$ 20,000 / US$ 11.17 1 GB 10 days Send text message with 10 to 464
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 15 DÍAS (Navigation Package 15 days) COL$ 29,000 / US$ 16.20 1.5 GB 15 days Send text message with 15 to 464
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 30 DÍAS (Navigation Package 30 days) COL$ 55,000 / US$ 30.71 3 GB 30 days Send text message with 30 to 464

4G Mobile Internet prepaid packages for your laptop/PC:

Package Price Description Data Included Validity Period
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 1 HORA (Navigation Package 1 hour) COL$ 1,200 / US$ 0.67 With these packages you can browse to a maximum speed of up to 4 Mbps. Once the included data volume is exceeded, maximum browsing speed will drop down to 128 kbps. 100 MB 1 hour
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 1 DÍA (Navigation Package 1 day) COL$ 3,300 / US$ 1.84 150 MB 1 day
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 2 DÍAS (Navigation Package 2 days) COL$ 6,300 / US$ 3.52 300 MB 2 days
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 10 DÍAS (Navigation Package 10 days) COL$ 20,000 / US$ 11.17 1 GB 10 days
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 15 DÍAS (Navigation Package 15 days) COL$ 29,000 / US$ 16.20 1.5 GB 15 days
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 30 DÍAS (Navigation Package 30 days) COL$ 55,000 / US$ 30.72 3 GB 30 days

4G Mobile Internet packages can be activated only through the PORTAL DE SERVICIOS DE NAVEGACIÓN CLARO (once you've plugged in your modem you'll be directed to this portal), activation through sending text message is mot available for these packages.

Mobile Internet prepaid packages for your smartphone:

Package Price Description Data Included Validity Period How to Activate
PAQUETE CHAT 15 DÍAS (Chat Package 15 days) COL $ 15.000 / US$ 8.38 Unlimited access to:
  • Email: E-mail Claro, Correo Telmex, Hotmail, Gmail,Yahoo Mailand other POP3/ IMAP4 services;
  • Chat: Messenger Claro, Yahoo Messenger, Google Talk
N/A 15 days Send text message with C15 to 464
PAQUETE SOCIAL 15 DÍAS (Social Package 15 days) COL$ 15.000 / US$ 8.38 Unlimited access to:
  • Chat: Messenger Claro, Yahoo Messenger and Google Talk;
  • Social Networks: Plugger, Facebook, Twitter and MySpace
N/A 15 days Send text message with S15 to 464
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 1 DÍA (Navigation Package 1 day) COL$ 3.300 / US$ 1.84 With these packages you can browse to a maximum speed of up to 1.4 Mbps. Once the included data volume is exceeded, maximum browsing speed will drop down to 128 kbps. 150 MB 1 day Send text message with 1 to 464
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 2 DÍAS (Navigation Package 2 days) COL$ 6.300 / US$ 3.52 300 MB 2 days Send text message with 2 to 464
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 10 DÍAS (Navigation Package 10 days) COL$ 20.000 / US$ 11.17 1 GB 10 days Send text message with 10 to 464
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 15 DÍAS (Navigation Package 15 days) COL$ 29.000 / US$ 16.20 1,5 GB 15 days Send text message with 15 to 464
PAQUETE DE NAVEGACIÓN 30 DÍAS (Navigation Package 30 days) COL$ 55.000 / US$ 30.71 3 GB 30 days Send text message with 30 to 464

Prepaid BlackBerry Mobile Internet packages:

Package Description Price Validity Period How to Activate
AMIGO BBMAX (Friends BBMAX) With this package you can use BlackBerry Messenger, Yahoo Messenger, Windows Live Messenger, Gtalk without limits COL$ 1,900 / US$ 1.06 1 day Send text message with M1 to 528
AMIGO BBMAX (Friends BBMAX) COL$ 11,900 / US$ 6.64 15 days Send text message with M15 to 528
AMIGO BLACKBERRY MESSENGER (Friends Blackberry Messenger) With this package you can use BlackBerry Messenger chat service without limits COL$ 1,900 / US$ 1.06 1 day Send text message with B1 to 528
AMIGO BLACKBERRY MESSENGER (Friends Blackberry Messenger) COL$ 12,900 / US$ 7.20 15 days Send text message with B15 to 528
AMIGO SOCIAL (Friends Social) With this package you can use the chat service (BlackBerry Messenger, Yahoo Messenger, Windows Live Messenger or Gtalk), access social networks like Facebook, Twitter and My Space COL$ 2,900 / US$ 1.62 1 day Send text message with S1 to 528
AMIGO SOCIAL COL$ 17,500 / US$ 9.77 15 days Send text message with S15 to 528
AMIGO CHAT (Friedns Chat) With this package you can configure up to 10 email accounts (POP3 or IMAP4) and chat (BlackBerry Messenger, Yahoo Messenger, Gtalk and Windows Live Messenger) COL$ 17,500 / US$ 9.77 15 days Send text message with C15 to 528
AMIGO CONECTADO (Friends Online) With this package you can configure up to 10 email accounts (POP3 or IMAP4), chat (BlackBerry Messenger, Yahoo Messenger, Windows Live Messenger or Gtalk unlimited), access social networks like Facebook, Twitter and My Space and navigate. The service is not for audio and video streaming, and cannot be used as a modem COL$ 27,000 / US$ 15.08 15 days Send text message with 15 to 528

[edit] How to top up

To check your balance dial *300.

Here are several ways how you can recharge you Claro mobile:

1. Mobile Banking Service - directly from your bank account. Dial #724, choose you bank and follow the instructions. Supported banks: Davivienda, Bancafe, Bancolombia, Banco de Bogotá, Av Villas, BBVA, Colpatria, Colmena BCSC, Banco Caja Social BCSC, Banco Popular, Credit Card Users of CMR Falabella.

Denomination Additional airtime Validity Period
COL$ 1,000 / US$ 0.56 COL$ 200 / US$ 0.11 1 Day
COL$ 2,000 / US$ 1.12 COL$ 400 / US$ 0.22 2 Days
COL$ 3,000 / US$ 1.68 COL$ 600 / US$ 0.34 3 Days
COL$ 4,000 / US$ 2.23 COL$ 800 / US$ 0.45 4 Days
COL$ 5,000 / US$ 2.79 COL$ 1,500 / US$ 0.84 10 Days
COL$ 6,000 / US$ 3.35 COL$ 1,800 / US$ 1.01
COL$ 7,000 / US$ 3.91 COL$ 2,100 / US$ 1.17
COL$ 8,000 / US$ 4.47 COL$ 2,400 / US$ 1.34
COL$ 9,000 / US$ 5.03 COL$ 2,700 / US$ 1.51
COL$ 10,000 / US$ 5.58 COL$ 5,000 / US$ 2.79 30 Days
COL$ 15,000 / US$ 8.38 COL$ 7,500 / US$ 4.19
COL$ 20,000 / US$ 11.17 COL$ 12,000 / US$ 6.70
COL$ 25,000 / US$ 13.96 COL$ 15,000 / US$ 8.38
COL$ 30,000 / US$ 16.75 COL$ 21,000 / US$ 11.73 60 Days
COL$ 40,000 / US$ 22.34 COL$ 28,000 / US$ 15.64
COL$ 50,000 / US$ 27.94 COL$ 40,000 / US$ 22.34
COL$ 60,000 / US$ 33.51 COL$ 48,000 / US$ 26.81
COL$ 70,000 / US$ 39.10 COL$ 56,000 / US$ 31.28
COL$ 80,000 / US$ 44.68 COL$ 64,000 / US$ 35.74
COL$ 90,000 / US$ 50.27 COL$ 72,000 / US$ 40.21
COL$ 100,000 / US$ 55.85 COL$ 100,000 / US$ 55.85

2. You can top up another Claro mobile:

  • Send a text message to 393 with 10-digit phone number you want to transfer the balance to.
  • You must leave a space and enter the amount you want to transfer (no dots or other signs).
  • You will receive a text message to confirm the amount to be deducted from your current balance.
  • You should reply with the word YES to confirm the transaction or the word NO to reject it.

The cost of the message is COL$ 145 including VAT. Amounts for prepaid user are as follows:

  • COL$ 1,000 / US$ 0.56 - valid for 1 day
  • COL$ 2,000 / US$ 1.12 - valid for 2 days
  • COL$ 3,000 / US$ 1.68 - valid for 3 days

3. Via self-service payment terminal (Redeban) in supermarkets and chain stores:

  • Press the arrow and select Recarga (Recharge)
  • Insert your debit card
  • Choose your account type
  • Enter code 8003
  • Enter the mobile number to recharge
  • Enter the reload amount
  • Enter your password
  • Wait for the receipt and message confirming the recharge of your mobile

[edit] VoIP applications

[edit] GPS and other navigation applications

[edit] Restaurants, hotels and other recommendation applications

[edit] Social Networking applications

[edit] Special Travel applications

[edit] Wi Fi Networks

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