Using the TextNow app and TextNow SIM card, customers access cloud-based smartphone services across the U.S.
Every day, Canadians email TextNow asking about its service.
They are told the company’s services are not available in Canada.
Can you use TextNow in Canada?
Its free app for text and calling, available in Canada and the US, looks to use Wi-Fi as much as possible while limiting the use of data. This gives TextNow customers access its cloud-based phone services through its app as well as a TextNow SIM card.
What network does TextNow run on?
When there is no WiFi available, our phones will use Sprint’s nationwide data and voice network. Use this map to confirm there is 3G/4G/LTE/Voice coverage in your area. Our SIM Cards utilize nation-wide GSM and CDMA data and voice networks while off wifi.
Can you use TextNow internationally?
Calling And Texting When Outside The US and Canada:
When travelling abroad, you can send and receive text messages to a Canadian or an American number through TextNow if you have wifi available. You’ll only be able to call or text Canadian and US numbers, and not numbers outside the US or Canada.
Can you use TextNow without a SIM card?
If you want to use TextNow without the need for wifi, we offer a number of choices. And if you have a CDMA-enabled smartphone or tablet, we now offer TextNow SIM cards to use your device with our service. You can order a SIM card for your device here!