Level 1: Cadet

International connectivity

Just arrived in Zimbabwe with a new iPhone 8plus. It is saying SOS only. Can't connect to local network. Cannot send or receive messages. Email works on wifi. Can anyone help me? 🙏🏼

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Level 2: Rookie

Re: International connectivity

did you call before leaving to have international roaming enabled on your account ? the only reason why you would be getting sos calls only is 1.international roaming  is not enabled in your account or 2. and the most unlikely of scenario telsta has no roaming  contract with any of the carriers in the location you are currently in within Zimbabwe


you can try call int roaming faults on +61 439 125 10 or try using live chat 

Level 23: Superhero

Re: International connectivity

Is your service on prepaid or postpaid?


If it's prepaid, then roaming is not available unfortunately.


If it's postpaid and you have enabled roaming I'd suggest jumping on Live Chat with Telstra to make sure everything is ok on their end and look into reporting it.


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