China Unicom Mobile Phone Provider
China Unicoms services including nationwide GSM and CDMA mobile networks, long-distance, local calling, data communication, Internet services and IP telephony in mainland China, and has operates a CDMA network in Macau. China Unicom has over 125 million GSM subscribers and 43 million CDMA subscribers. As of November 2008 the CDMA operations have been moved to China Telecom. China Unicom is ranked as the world’s third-biggest mobile provider. On 7 January, 2009, China Unicom was awarded WCDMA license to expand its business to 3G telecommunication. In July 2009, China Unicom signed a deal with infrastructure vendor Ericsson to upgrade the company’s GSM network.
China Mobile offers SMS, CRBT (Color Ring Back Tone), Ruyi mailbox, MMS, caller ID, call forwarding, call waiting, call hold, multi-party calls, voice mail and many other value-added services.
China Unicom Mobile Coverage
Click here to view a map of China Unicoms mobile cell phone coverage area http://eng.chinaunicom.com/international_roaming/coverage/index.html
Recharge Your China Mobile SIM
There are multiple options for recharging your China Unicom phone online. Here are a few options that we recomend.
China Mobile Phones http://www.china-mobile-phones.com/recharge-china-cellular-phone.html
iPhone on China Unicom
China Unicom offers the iPhone on its network. China Unicom launched a 24-month contract program for the iPhone products. Binding with a two-year iPhone contract, consumers will gain preferential offers when buying iPhone products and services. Recently, China Unicom announced prices for iPhones without binding contracts, which are CNY4,999 for the iPhone 3G 8GB handset, CNY5,880 for the iPhone 3GS 16GB handset, and CNY6,999 for the iPhone 3GS 32GB handset.
New package for U-Power, 10 YUAN with 130 short messages
To meet differentiated customer needs, Unicom Beijing will present a new 10 YUAN STM package for U-Power subscribers with following details:
1. Short Text Message (STM) Package
|STM package (optional)|| |
Containing 130 STM ( 0.07/STM)
packages charge equally for STM external (outside Unicom) and internal (within Unicom)
Subscribers may appy for packages at 1013089 and follow instruction in voice box
Containing 250 STM ( 0.06/STM)
Containing 330 STM ( 0.06/STM)
Containing 500 STM ( 0.06/STM)
Containing1000 STM ( 0.05/STM)
U-Power subsribers may use free ˉ 200M cell phone mailbox’ and CRBT for identification.
New subscribers who has not selected STM package, the RMB 15/month package will be deem the default package from the second month. For any change thereof, please call 1013089 or apply at Unicom stores in Beijing. Changes will take effectiveness from the coming month.
For subscribers who selects free-in, then STM will be charged at RMB 0.10 each for within Unicom and RMB 0.15 each for outside Unicom. For subscribers who do not select free-in service, STM will be charged RMB 0.10 each either within or outside Unicom.
2. Free-in calls
Local incoming call
Local call-out (RMB/min)
DDC (excl. HK/MC/TW)
Monthly charge (RMB)
(local call + DDD)
Note: for subsribers who selects free-in, then local calls will be charged at RMB 0.25/min for call out and RMB 0.10/min for call-in.
3. Family Roaming Package
Subscribers may set one province beyond Beijing (but not including HK, Macau and Taiwan) to which they frequently call as their ˉFamily Provinceˇ:
DDD RMB 0.21/min: for DDD to ˉfamily provinceˇ, local call + DDD (excluding special numbers).
Domestic roaming RMB 0.43/min: for roaming in ˉfamily provinceˇ, roaming + DDD (excluding special numbers).
Application: edit ˉQQS +district code or province name〃 and send to 1065581234, for instance, edit ¨QQS0531〃 or ¨QQSshandong〃 (both for Shandong province). Charge for ˉfamily roaming packageˇ is RMB 5.00/month, and RMB 3.00/month right now under promotion. Application takes effect in following month, and so does any cancellation.
4. Roaming in Hong Kong
Subscribers of U-Power, old or new, may have roaming service in Hong Kong without application.
U-Power subscribers soming service in Hong Kong without request.
Easy to dial, without changing SIM card!
Close service, for any communication problem, you may call 10010 to check
Cheap charges, without daily or monthly rental. See following for details:
Dial HK number
Dial numbers in mainland
IDD or dial number in Taiwan or Macau
RMB 1.08/min +IDD
Receiving call of Kong Kong
China Unicom Customer Service Locations
There are many locations that you can receive service for your China Unicom cell phone service. Click here to view that available locations »