Fido

$55 Plan

Talk & Text - Medium - Only available in MB and SK

Fido
Total Price
$55 per month
Data
None included
Calls & Texts
Unlimited Minutes
Canada-Wide Minutes

Unlimited Messages
Nationwide Text, Picture & Video messages
Contract
24 Months
$55/mth
Direct purchasing link not supplied

Plan Details

About this Plan

All Plus15 plans include:

  • Canada-wide Anytime Minutes
  • Data
  • Unlimited Domestic Text, Picture & Video Messaging
  • Unlimited Canada-wide Evenings and Weekends from 5 p.m.
  • Unlimited Canada-wide Circle Calling

Device Options

Plus15 are available with a 2-year Tab24 agreement.

  • Tab24 agreement: Save up to $500 on a new phone. Your balance is cleared in 24 months. You can upgrade anytime by paying off your Tab24 balance.
  • Pay for your phone upfront

Features & Benefits

Unlimited Domestic Text

Includes messages sent from Canada to Canadian wireless numbers. Sent/received premium messages and messages sent while roaming not included and charged at applicable rates.

Unlimited Evenings and Weekends (Canada-Wide)

All Plans include Unlimited Nationwide calling on Weeknights from 5 p.m. to 7 a.m. and from Friday 5 p.m. to Monday 7 a.m.

Unlimited Circle Calling (Canada-Wide)

Enjoy unlimited Canada-wide calls between subscribers on the same account.

Spotify Premium for Free

Unlimited music for free for 2 years on Fido Pulse Plans. Stream all the music you want on your phone from Spotify Premium ($9.99/month value). Listen to your songs as much as you want, online and offline, with unlimited skips and no ads.

The Fido ADVANTAGE

  • Fido Check-In: appointment with representatives who are familiar with your account
  • LiveANSWERS: talk on the live chat online
  • FidoDOLLARS: get back 4% of your eligible spend in FidoDOLLARS and use them towards buying a new phone
  • Tab24: save on your phone upfront and get your balance cleared in 24 months

Other Included Features

With Fido, the following features are also included:

  • Caller Display
  • Voicemail
  • No Activation Fee

Additional information

The following monthly government 9-1-1 fees apply: 62¢ in Saskatchewan, 46¢ in Québec, 43¢ in Nova Scotia, 53¢ in New Brunswick, 70¢ in Prince Edward Island, 44¢ in Alberta and 75¢ in Newfoundland and Labrador.

Network and Coverage

The Fido Network covers 33 million Canadians from coast to coast. When you travel in Canada on the Fido network, your calls will be considered local or long distance and you will not incur roaming charges.

Key Points


Positives

  • Free Calling to Other Numbers on same Account
  • Unlimited Free Nights & Weekends Minutes
  • No Long Distance Charges (Nationwide Calling)
  • Free voicemail (or included in monthly minutes)
  • Bring Your Own Phone

Full Cost Breakdown

Description Upfront Monthly
Plan Fido $55 Plan - $55.00
Minutes Unlimited Minutes (Canada-Wide Minutes) - -
Messages Unlimited (Nationwide Text, Picture & Video messages) - -
Total - $55.00

Rates

Rates Cost
Additional minutes $0.50 per minute
Text messages $0.00 each
Picture messages $0.00 each
Excess data $0 per MB

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More about Fido

Fido Solutions is a wireless service provider which supports GSM technology and operates on the Rogers network. Fido has over 3 million subscribers and is the 4th largest operator in Canada.

Currently the Fido network consists of three network technologies GSM, 4G HSPA+ and now LTE.  Fido supports all network generation types, meaning that when LTE is not available, Fido will provide the next best network.

Users have the option to purchase a device from Fido or bring in their own phone. Devices must be paid off and unlocked. All GSM phones are compatible with Fido--if your phone has a SIM slot, it will work on Fido.

Customers who want to purchase devices from Fido can pay for them upfront or spread payments over 24 months (subject to credit approval). Fido offers devices from all of these leading manufacturers, including Apple and Samsung.

Fido offers postpaid, contract, no contract and prepaid plans. As of this writing, Fido has a total of 35 plans with different talk, text and data varieties. All plans that include talk minutes Canada-Wide. Also, most plans include unlimited evenings and weekend calls between 5pm-7am.

Fido offers international calling while traveling in Canada, the US and/or traveling abroad. These options are also available for prepaid customers as well, allowing prepaid customers the chance to stay connected with friends, family, and work at all times, wherever they are. 

The Fido network 

uses GSM, UMTS, HSPA and HSPA+ at 850 MHz and 1900 MHz. To access the LTE network, your phone must be compatible with:

  • 700 MHz on Band 17
  • 1700/2100 MHz on Band 4
  • 2600 MHz on Band 7

Getting Started: Fido Cell Phone Plans


Fast Facts: Fido
iPhone SE

Fido was originally launched in 1996 and went on to revolutionize the wireless industry in Canada with a unique approach to pricing, a money-back satisfaction guarantee and more.

  • Network: The Fido network consists of three network technologies GSM, 4G HSPA+ and now LTE – the new global gold standard of wireless technology. Fido wireless compatible devices fall back onto each network, assuring you have a network to fall back onto.
  • Coverage: The Fido network covers 33 million Canadians from coast to coast. 
    Note that all LTE devices work on the 4G HSPA+ and EDGE networks.
  • Where to Buy: New customers either purchase a new Fido device or monthly service plan by heading over to the Fido website or, customers will have the option to purchase in-store.
  • Buying a New Phone from Fido: Buying a new phone from Fido is super easy. All you need to have handy is your name, date of birth, a valid credit card and a valid Canadian ID. Head over to the Fido website or your nearest local retailer today.
  • Tethering: Customers who add-on this feature, tethering/personal hotspots are supported, as long as customers have a data add-on. 

Fact: Fido offers its customers access to the FidoTM wireless network coast-to-coast and with over 300 roaming partners in over 200 countries.


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