Telenor Hungary to introduce reduced-size Sim packaging

Thursday 1 July 2021 | 08:47 CET | News
Telenor Hungary will introduce smaller packages for Sims and phase out its old, credit card-sized SIM cards used for 25 years. The more environmentally friendly, new cards arrive at shops on an ongoing basis to replace the old obsolete product. The new SIM cards generate 50 percent less packaging waste due to the smaller size of the plastic piece around the cards and less packaging film.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Magyar Telekom / Telenor Hungary / Vodafone Hungary
Countries: Hungary
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