Why WiTourist

Cost and Performance All other rental hotspot options that allow you access the Internet in multiple countries are based upon roaming, and for this reason, they have the same problems. Usually they use the UMTS standard, which is the least performing of the 3G, and have a daily limit of a few...
Many telephone operators reduce the navigation speed or block access to the Internet if you use specific services or websites.  For example, they inhibit VoiP to encourage you to use their voice services, and block video streaming and P2P services to avoid excessive traffic consumption....
Often operators indicate their Customer Care is available 24/7, but if you contact them during specific hours they reply with an automated message saying “we will contact you as soon as possible”, and you may be waiting many hours for a reply. We are “truly” at your...
Coverage A fixed WiFi network is based upon a series of antennas with limited potential to disseminate service over a set region. In the best case, coverage will be limited to only a specific section of a city center, like a neighborhood.  Any antenna covers a specific area with a radius of a...
In the “Web Era”, we are used to a very aggressive marketing approach. Companies often use words in a sneaky way, to let you understand one thing, but indicating other... Our approach is different, and below you can read some examples. Be sure to receive in time Other rental...
When connected to the same router, a malicious user may take advantage of the WiFi network automatically generated in order to access to your personal device for illicit purposes. With WiTourist, only your family can connect to your WiFi network, through a unique password indicated on your...
Cost and performance In case of roaming, your home phone operator pays the Italian operator according to their specific agreement, usually fees starting from from 10 up to 500 €/Gb (for extra UE roaming). Consequently, if you use roaming “by consumption”, in the best scenario,...
Referral programs Almost every other WiFi rental Company has a referral program that offers money to people (bloggers) to write articles about their service with a link to their website. Generally, for every effective new customer that order through this link, the company offers a percentage or a...
All standard Italian dataplans have traffic limits applied, and usually offer only a few Gb per month.  Once the set limit is surpassed, the connection is is blocked or the speed is reduced to such a low level that you will be unable to use even the most basic services. After the speed is...
Performance No Italian dataplans offer unlimited traffic at the maximum available speed! All provide a traffic limit, and once over it, the speed is drastically reduced. Sometimes the operator limits the speed, or blocks the connection, if you use specific services services like VoiP, P2P, and...

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