How to identify if number is Smart, Globe or Sun

    Since the mobile market in the Philippines is growing with parallel increase on the range of mobile numbers for all telco players in the Philippines. Sometimes it is difficult to identify if one particular number belongs to Smart, Globe or Sun. But now, it should not be a problem as Smart launched the SIM ID service. Checking of number is now more easy, no need to scratch your head or ask your friend, just text it away.

    With the latest innovation of Smart as part of the 'LiveMore' campaign, a new feature which will enable its subscribers to get more out of their prepaid loads or postpaid credits. No more accidental load consumption if you're enrolled to a particular service.

    "With SIM ID, you no longer have to worry about accidentally consuming your load or unexpectedly racking up call and text charges when you’re enrolled to a TriNet or an OnNet package,” said Smart Prepaid Group Head Jane Basas.

    To use SIM ID, simply text SIM followed by the 11-digit mobile number and send to 5757. The service requires no maintaining balance and is free of charge to all Smart Prepaid and Postpaid subscribers, and Talk ‘N Text regular and Panalo Phone users.

    TheSummitExpress checked the new service if it's already working. Luckily, it's now activated with info free of charge and clearly shows if the number is Smart, Talk 'N Text or Sun. For Globe and TM, reply message will only shows "Other Network".

    Here's also the table that will surely help you identify the number

    How to identify number Smart, Globe or Sun

    Note: The 0925 prefix is formerly Globe Telecom's number but later on became a Sun Cellular prefix number.  All 0925 prefix which is followed by numbers 3,5,6,7 and 8 are all Sun Cellular numbers.  Otherwise, it is a Globe Telecom Mobile Number.

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