Data Backpack

Use your postpaid data to roam in 12 destinations for free.

Bring your postpaid data plan with you on your travels

You can now use the data from your postpaid plan overseas at no extra charge!
Simply activate international roaming before you travel and connect to our preferred roaming partner to take advantage of this offer.

Data roam with
your postpaid plan
Available in
12 destinations
No data
roaming charges
Data Backpack is available at these 12 destinations
Country Preferred Roaming Operator Handset display
The handset display will appear on your mobile phone’s display, indicating that you are connected to our roaming partner.
Australia
Optus YES OPTUS / Optus AU
Bangladesh
Banglalink Banglalink / BGDBL / Sheba
Cambodia
Cellcard Cellcard / MobiTel / MT-KHM / MobiTel KHM / KHM 01 / 456-01
Hong Kong
HKT CSL / HKCSL / C&W HKTelecom / PCCW / 45419 / PCCW-HKT
India
Aircel AIRCEL
Reliance Reliance
Indonesia
Indosat Ooredoo INDSATOREEDO / INDOSAT
Laos
Beeline Tigo Lao / Tigo / Beeline / Laos / 45708
Philippines
Smart SMART
Singapore
StarHub STARHUB / SGP05 / 525-05
South Korea
KTF / SK Telecom Olleh / SK Telecom / KOR SK Telecom / 450 05
Taiwan
Taiwan Mobile TAIWAN MOBILE / TW MOBILE / TWN GSM / PACIFIC / TWN GSM1800 / TWN97 / ROC 97 / 466 97 / TW 97 / TCC
Thailand
True Move TRUE / TH3G+ / True-H 3G+ /52000
  • Promotion has been extended till 14 May 2017.
How to enjoy Data BackpackTM

Data Backpack™ is automatically activated for all eligible customers. Just make sure you meet the following requirements.

  1. Be on an eligible plan.
    View eligible plans
  2. Activate international roaming.
    How to activate
  3. Connect to our preferred
    roaming operators
How to select our preferred roaming operators
Operating system:
Android
  1. Go to Settings >
    Wireless and Networks >
    More settings
  2. Select Mobile Networks
  3. Under Network Operators,
    select Search Networks
  4. Select our preferred roaming operators
  1. Go to Settings > Carrier
  2. UNCHECK the
    Automatic option –
    a list of available operators
    will be shown
  3. Select our preferred roaming operators
  1. Go to Settings >
    Mobile Network
  2. Under Network
    Selection, select Manual
  3. Select our preferred roaming operators
  1. Go to Settings >
    Network Connections
  2. Select Mobile Networks
  3. Under Network
    Selection, select Manual
  4. Select our preferred roaming operators
  1. Go to Options >
    Network and
    Connections
  2. Select Mobile Networks
  3. Under Network
    Selection, select Manual
  4. Select our preferred roaming operators
Out of quota? Add more with a Booster Plan
1.5GB
quota
3 days
validity
RM10
subscription fee
Get your Booster Plan via MyUMobile app
Not eligible for Data Backpack?

No worries. With U Data Roam, you'll still enjoy affordable data roaming from RM10 or RM36/day.

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