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Do I need dual / tri / quad band for Australia & SE Asia? watch

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    Being a bit technologically inept, I need some help on which band I need on a mobile phone for the following countries which I'll be visiting on my gap year

    - Australia (particularly important as I'll be spending several months there)
    - Singapore
    - Malaysia
    - Thailand
    - Vietnam
    - Cambodia
    - China
    - Japan

    Also, I know this isn't *really* the right forum, but will an iPod touch's internet / itunes function work in Oz?

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    Yes if you can find wifi to the ipod question.

    Tri Band should cover it, but it depends which 3 bands it has built in - this article should help:

    http://thetravelinsider.info/roadwar...bandphones.htm

    So you basically need to find out the frequencies used in your list.

    Also, last time I checked Japan was 3G only, so you will need a 3G handset.
 
 
 
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