Roaming and prepaid services in LATVIA

Роуминг в ЛАТВИИ Roaming in LATVIA
There are three GSM / UMTS / LTE (4G) networks in Latvia. Latvian operators offer the following options for prepaid cards:
Prepaid card Operator Network code Network name Technologies in use ¹
LMT karte LMT 247 01 LV 01
GSM 900 / 1800
UMTS 900 / 2100
LTE 1800 / 2600
Amigo Zetcom
Zelta Zivtiņa
Editor's choice
Tele2 247 02 LV 02
Tele2 LV
GSM 900 / 1800
UMTS 900 / 2100
LTE 800 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600
Bites karte Bite 247 05 LV 05
EGSM 900 ²
UMTS 900 / 2100
LTE 800 / 1800 / 2600
¹ Information about the frequency bands and technologies comes from the networks themselves and updated on June 16, 2016.
² Bite's 2G network operates only on the edges of the 900 MHz band, so some old phones, even a dual-band ones, might not be able to see it.
Purchasing a starter kit in Latvia requires only money — no need to show your identity card or submit your personal data, as opposed to undemocratic Russia and dictatorial Belarus. The starter kits are available almost everywhere: at gas stations, in supermarkets, in media kiosks, even in grocery and convenience stores.
Regular phone numbers in Latvia usually consist of eight digits like +371 2XXXXXXX (cell phones) and +371 6XXXXXXX (land line). At it is possible to check the cell carrier the number belongs to.
Speed tests:
Network 4G 3G
Tele2 Tele2 4G speed test Tele2 3G speed test
Bite Bite 4G speed test Bite 3G speed test
LMT LTE is available on prepaid plan only by an explicit request. LMT 3G speed test
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