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Kenya
INTERNATIONAL WIRELESS CARRIERS, COVERAGE, AND SERVICE
Network Carrier Coverage Available Services Technology & Frequency
Airtel (Celtel) UMTS coverage in Nairobi, Naivasha, Nakuru, Eldoret, Kisumu with coverage in many additional towns expected to launch by the end of 2012.

GSM/GPRS Coverage Map  
  • Voice
  • Data
  • EDGE
  • 2-way text messaging
  • UMTS 2100; GSM/GPRS 900
    Essar Telecom GSM/GPRS Coverage Map  
  • Voice
  • Data
  • EDGE
  • 2-way text messaging
  • GSM/GPRS 900/1800
    Safaricom LTE coverage is available in Nairobi and Mombasa. Band 20 provides the majority of coverage.

    UMTS coverage may be limited to major population areas.

    GSM/GPRS coverage in Nairobi; good coverage to the coastline.
     
  • Voice
  • Data
  • EDGE
  • LTE
  • 2-way text messaging
  • LTE Bands 3, 20;UMTS 2100;GSM/GPRS 900
    Telkom Kenya (Orange) UMTS coverage may be limited to major population areas.

     
  • Voice
  • Data
  • EDGE
  • 2-way text messaging
  • UMTS 2100; GSM/GPRS 900/1800
    You may not be able to place calls to international destinations other than the United States while roaming in this destination. Calls can be completed within the visited destination and back to the United States.

    INTERNATIONAL WIRELESS ROAMING RATES
    Voice:
    Calls Placed/Received
    While in Kenya
    Pay Per Use Voice Rate $3.00 per minute

    AT&T PassportSMPackages
    One-Time and Monthly Recurring Charges

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    Data Usage:
    Pay Per Use Data Rate per KB

    AT&T PassportSMPackages
    One-Time and Monthly Recurring Charges

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    Text, Picture and
    Video Messages:
    Pay Per Use Messaging Rates
    Send Text Message $0.50 per message sent
    Send Picture and Video Messages $1.30 per message sent
    Receive Text, Picture and Video Messages Standard domestic messaging rates apply

    AT&T PassportSMPackages
    One-Time and Monthly Recurring Charges

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