Network Settings

Once you arrive in Japan, turn on and set your mobile phone network to SoftBank (or 44020 or JPNJP). Your mobile phone is now roaming capable anywhere in Japan.

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Select SoftBank Network

Access the network settings on your handset to select your mobile network to SoftBank.

Select Handset Network Setting*

  • * Typical network setting menu pathway on the above, would fit on most mobile handsets. Your handset menu may vary. See handset user guide for details.

What If My Home Network is GSM (2G)?

SoftBank is W-CDMA (3G) network. If your dual mode handset is set to automatically select GSM, change dual mode settings to W-CDMA.

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