Brastel offers 30-day 1GB Japan Travel SIM card from July 9th, 2015

Brastel Co., Ltd., the international communications provider (head office: Tokyo, Japan; Presidents: Kendi Kawai, Junji Tanabe) (hereinafter “Brastel”) provides short-term visitors and tourists to Japan with a prepaid data card, “Japan Travel SIM,” powered by Internet Initiative Japan Inc. (hereinafter “IIJ”). From 9th of July 2015, Brastel expands the options available under the service by offering a 1GB light plan for 30 days’ use.

The 1GB light plan (with a 30 day usage period) was released on 9th of July by IIJ. Brastel has therefore added this option to its existing 2GB plan (with a 3 month usage period). Both types of Japan Travel SIM card can be topped up with additional data capacity online.

・Card Recharge Service Specifications
Name: Brastel SIM Card Recharge
Available recharge plans: ¥1,100 (500MB), ¥2,200 (1.25GB)
N.B. Recharge (top up) of the Japan Travel SIM is possible only within the validation period.
Prices displayed are tax inclusive.

・How to use
To recharge Japan Travel SIM you will need:
1)Your Brastel card account information (access code and PIN)
2)Your Japan Travel SIM card TEL No. and PASS CODE

・Instructions (from a mobile device)
STEP 1: Download and setup the 050 Free app.
STEP 2: Open the app and go to Settings → SIP Account → Go to My Account → Recharge SIM card.
STEP 3: Choose one of available plans, enter your Japan Travel SIM card Tel No. and PASS CODE.

N.B. If the balance of your Brastel card account is insufficient, you cannot top up your Japan Travel SIM card. For information on how to recharge your Brastel card please access the following link.

■About Brastel
Brastel offers native speaker customer support in over 10 different languages for telecommunication services for individual customers (Brastel Card users) as well as a variety of leading-edge services for corporate users such as the Basix business phone service, and inexpensive roaming solutions. Since April 2012, Brastel has offered the Brastel Remit international money remittance service. Brastel’s mission is to be a bridge between Japan and other countries by way of its services, and to contribute to the ease of living of the foreign community in Japan and globalization for Japanese companies.

■Facts and Figures
Corporate Name: Brastel Co.,Ltd.
Address: 2-6-2 Yokoami, Sumida-ku, Tokyo 130-0015
Established: December 2, 1996
CEOs: Junji Tanabe, Kendi Kawai
Business description: International calling service (license A-09-2571), business phone (IP-Centrex) service, remittance service (Director-General of Kanto Local Finance Bureau License No. 00016)

■Contact For Customers
Brastel Customer Service
Toll-free: 0120-659-534 From mobiles: 03-5637-5904
Mon.-Fri.: 9:30 to 21:00 / Sat.: 10:00 to 18:00
Closed on Sundays and national holidays.