Bill shock stops Germans using mobile data overseas - survey

Wednesday 9 March 2016 | 17:03 CET | News
The majority of Germans take their smartphones on holiday but many do use the mobile internet whilst on holiday, according to a survey by YouGov for 1&1. This is because many fear expensive phone bills from using their phones overseas. The survey found that almost 1 in 5 Germans have received a higher phone bill after using mobile data overseas. It also shows that almost 1 in 3 Germans regularly use their smartphone on holiday, with most using it to check e-mails. One in two use their device to surf websites, reading news, researching destinations or navigation. Over one third (39%) use the

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Companies: 1&1
Countries: Germany
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