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Mobile phones, internet and TV

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Krister Engström/Göteborg & Co

Mobile phones and internet are often among the first things to arrange when moving to a new country.

Mobile phones

Mobile phones are widely used in Sweden. If you have a phone from your home country, it’s often possible to use it Sweden with a Swedish SIM card. These are either pay as you go (kontantkort) or on a plan (abonnemang). Keep in mind you will need a personal identity number in order to sign up for a plan. If you need to purchase a new phone, providers offer a wide range of packages where you can buy the phone outright or pay it off monthly.      

Here are links to some of the major providers:

Telia
Tele2
Telenor
3
Comviq

 

Internet

Here are links to some of the major providers of mobile and fixed internet:

Telia
Bredbandsbolaget
All Tele
Tele2
Com Hem

 

Digital TV

Here are links to some of the major digital channel providers:

Com Hem
Telia
Boxer
Viasat

Useful link

Compricer – a site that allows you to compare the costs among various providers (in Swedish)

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