The end of roaming in sight – Finally carefree surfing on vacation




With the holidays just around the corner think many people who go abroad again after the inevitable question: I let mobile Internet stand for WhatsApp, Facebook, Maps, possibly with a foreign bundle, or I turn everything off and I hope a good wifi connection to find anywhere? Or I want no Internet holiday?

Those concerns should be over in two years, at least in the European Union. As of June 15, 2017 because you pay, if it proceeds, no additional roaming charges more if you call within the EU, texting or using mobile Internet. This puts an end to a long struggle of European politics to make this a reality.

The end of roaming charges is a major victory for European politics. At a time when especially the negative EU sides come to the surface, eliminating the frustration of many people is not only a political, but also a marketing victory.

But what exactly will happen, why did it take so long and how roaming will operate from June 2017? Tweakers dived into the pieces.
Why roaming should disappear

About ten or twelve years ago with his phone went abroad and also used him there, was quite holders: call in a neighbor took all easy one euro per minute, to be called was not much cheaper. At that time many people probably have – rightly – Fear of using the phone in about held abroad.


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