The information in this section is a guide to using your mobile phone to make calls and get information while in Beijing .

We have outlined information in 3 categories:
Beijing Residents,Students,and Visitors.
To access instructional videos please press the Video button.
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[Video]Mobile Phones: a video on getting a simple phone

[Video]Mobile Phones: getting a SIM card

 
Table of Contents:
1] A step-by-step guide to getting a phone and using your phone
1.1 Selecting a mobile phone
1.2 Selecting a mobile service operator
1.3 Applying for mobile phone services
1.4 How to use mobile phone services
2] Frequently Asked Questions
3] Index
Tips:
From the FAQ
How to make a phone call Right Now
The fastest way to get a mobile phone and use it
How much should it cost?
Language
In Chinese, a mobile phone is called a Shou Ji, 手机 To say that you want to give someone a ring, you can say 我想打电话给
Numbers in Chinese
Giving a friend a phone call
 

The information in this section is a guide to using your mobile phone to make calls and get information while in Beijing.
This guide describes:

How to acquire a mobile phone, or use your existing mobile phone in Beijing
How to make international calls from Beijing
How to browse mobile websites