TOP PICKS: Hong Kong Pocket Wifi

TOP PICKS: Hong Kong Pocket Wifi

Check out the rental rates of the best pocket Wifi in Hong Kong here.

The Rundown

  • Looking for a prepaid pocket Wifi in Hong Kong? We’ve listed a couple of options for you to consider below.

  • If you want to get a Wifi rental device that offers unlimited data connection and can connect up to five (5) devices, you may rent one here for the price of ₱399 per day (around $7.61 or ₩9,000), when no discount is applied.

  • Another way you can make your trip smooth is by purchasing this popular stored-value transportation card in Hong Kong.

  • To help you decide which Hong Kong pocket Wifi to get, we listed some customer reviews below.

  • Also included are Hong Kong pocket Wifi options for pick-up at Malaysia, Thailand, and Singapore as well as delivery options to Manila and Vietnam.

  • This feature is part of our BEYOND ManilaxSeoul series, which offers tips and recommendations to travelers going beyond Manila and Seoul.

Also read: This Octopus Card is What Every Hong Kong Traveler Needs

Hong Kong Pocket Wifi: Price & Reviews

Never miss out and never get lost. If you’ll tour Hong Kong with your friends or family, it’s best to use a prepaid pocket Wifi rental device instead of a Hong Kong data SIM card when you make your way to the markets and attractions. If you’ll travel solo and have multiple gadgets that need connection, having a pocket Wifi would also prove more convenient. Here are the options that you may consider:

1. 4G Song Pocket Wifi Egg for Hong Kong

Hong Kong Pocket Wifi by Song. Actual device model may differ. Image credit:  @SongWiFiTravel

Hong Kong Pocket Wifi by Song. Actual device model may differ. Image credit: @SongWiFiTravel

The Song Pocket Wifi in Hong Kong can provide unlimited and high-speed 4G Wifi connection for up to five (5) devices. After a single full charge, this portable device can last for 10-12 hours. This is perfect if you’ll be spending a full day in Hong Kong Disneyland or Ocean Park Hong Kong. It’ll make your trip stress-free!

🏷 4G Song Pocket Wifi RENTAL PRICE: only ₱219 per day (around $4.2 or ₩500), if not discounted!

  • Inclusions: WiFi Egg, 4 x USB 5A charger, USB cable for Wifi or Android, Wifi protective case

  • Pick-up location and hours: Service Counter A05, Arrival Hall, 5/F, Terminal 1, Hong Kong International Airport. Open 24/7.

Here are some reviews we’ve found from the 4G Song Pocket Wifi in Hong Kong booking page:

‘[The] counter was easy to find…unlimited and fast data, and it is rather long lasting (sometimes able to last a whole day!).’

Hong Kong Pocket Wifi review (Klook customer)

2. 4G Uroaming Portable Wifi for Hong Kong

If you’re planning a trip to Hong Kong, Macau, and/or Mainland China, this is the perfect pocket Wifi egg to book. The Uroaming portable Wifi device can get you connected in one or all of these countries. The 4G connection is fast and you can connect up to five (5) devices as well. You’ll also be able to choose if you want the 500mb plan or the unlimited data package. Only downside is that the model can only last for 4-6 hours following a single full charge.

🏷 4G Uroaming Portable Wifi RENTAL RATE: only ₱333 per day (around $6.4 or ₩7,500) for the 500mb plan, if not discounted!

  • Pick-up location and hours: Service Counter A08, Arrival Hall, 5/F, Terminal 1, Hong Kong International Airport. Open 24/7.

  • Local telecom operator: China Mobile/CSL/3

Here are some reviews we’ve found from the 4G Uroaming Pocket Wifi in Hong Kong booking page:

‘If it is your first time in Hong Kong, you will need to [use] Google Maps… It's been a great help booking with this portable wifi, the connection was so fast…’

Hong Kong Pocket Wifi review (Klook customer)

Alternatively, you may also book the following pocket Wifi device options for Hong Kong, which may be picked up from your home airport or delivered straight to your address!

3. 3G/4G Hong Kong Pocket Wifi (Delivery to Manila, Philippines)

Get the convenience of having your Hong Kong Pocket Wifi egg delivered straight to your home or business address! Screengrab from  Klook

Get the convenience of having your Hong Kong Pocket Wifi egg delivered straight to your home or business address! Screengrab from Klook

Travel in style with this pocket Wifi device that’s enabled for Hong Kong! This lightweight and portable router is powered by a virtual SIM technology that catches the local signal in the area. With this device, you can easily connect up to five (5) devices for at least 8 hours per day. What’s more is that you can have this Hong Kong pocket Wifi delivered to your home right before your flight (so you can go straight to the first stop in your Hong Kong itinerary as soon as you arrive!).

🏷 Hong Kong Pocket Wifi (Delivery to Manila, Philippines) RENTAL RATES: only ₱350 per day (around $6.7) for the 500mb plan + Manila delivery, if not discounted!

  • Inclusions: Pocket Wifi device powered by Virtual SIM, 1 USB cable, manual, pouch, and delivery and pick up fees.

  • If the 500MB or 1GB daily data limit has been reached, the speed will be capped at 3G.

Here is a review that we got from the 3G/4G Hong Kong Pocket Wifi (Delivery to Manila, Philippines) booking page:

No need to…pick-up at the airport…delivery was made…[to] our home in the province. Furthermore, I got the unit earlier than expected…signal is very good…

Hong Kong Pocket Wifi review (Klook customer)

4. 4G Hong Kong Pocket Wifi (Pick-up at Singapore)

If you’re traveling to Hong Kong from Singapore, you can easily book a prepaid Wifi device for pick-up and drop-off at 101 Upper Cross Street, People’s Park Centre, #B1-17D. This wifi egg for Hong Kong can connect up to five (5) gadgets and has a maximum battery life of 12 hours following a full charge. Here are more details:

🏷 4G Hong Kong Pocket Wifi (Pick-up at Singapore) RENTAL RATE: S$5 per day, when not discounted.

  • Inclusions: Wifi device + charging cable

  • Pick-up and drop-off location: 101 Upper Cross Street, People’s Park Centre, #B1-17D, Singapore 058357

  • Courier service is also available, but additional charges will apply.

Here is a review that we got from the 3G/4G Hong Kong Pocket Wifi (Pick up at Singapore) booking page:

Locating the collection venue was fine. Counter staff was friendly and also thorough with his instructions on the usage of the device…Easy use.

Hong Kong Pocket Wifi review (Klook customer)

5. 3G Pocket WiFi for Hong Kong (Pick up at KLIA)

Are you flying to Hong Kong from Malaysia? You can easily pick up a 3G pocket Wifi egg for your Hong Kong trip at the KLIA or KLIA2! Similar to other options aforementioned, this portable Wifi router can connect up to five (5) devices so you and your crew can stay connected wherever your itinerary takes you. Here’s how much this Hong Kong pocket wifi costs:

🏷 3G Pocket WiFi for Hong Kong RENTAL RATE: RM 28 per day, if not discounted!

  • Pick-up and drop-off locations and hours:

    • KLIA: Pick-up will be arranged by a staff member at Gate 4 Departure Hall; Drop off will be arranged by a staff member at Gate 5 Arrival Hall. 6am-11pm daily.

    • KLIA 2: Arrival Hall Kiosk Level L2-13. Open 24/7.

Here is a review that we got from the 3G Pocket WiFi for Hong Kong (Pick up at KLIA/KLIA 2) booking page:

很方便,到了柜台就可以拿到,wifi线路很顺畅!

Hong Kong Pocket Wifi review (Klook customer)

Other Hong Kong pocket Wifi eggs available are the following:


TIPS!

  • If you’re getting the 4G Song Pocket Wifi in Hong Kong, do note the following:

    • Pick-up and drop-off days are inclusive in the booking period. Any extra days of usage will be charged at the original retail price.

    • Upon redemption of this Hong Kong pocket Wifi, check the device, network, charger, and USB.

    • Penalty applies for late return of this Hong Kong pocket wifi (number of days late x original daily rental rate).

    • Incidentals for Song Pocket Wifi loss, breakage, or damage: HKD 1,000 for the actual Wifi egg, HKD 50 for the USB cable, HKD 150 for the USB charger, and HKD 30 for the pocket WiFi protect case.

  • If you’re getting the 4G Uroaming Hong Kong Pocket Wifi, do note the following:

    • You’ll have the option to book any of the plans: Wifi for (1) Hong Kong, (2) Hong Kong & Macau, (3) Mainland China, Hong Kong, & Macau, and (4) Mainland China only.

    • You can also choose between the 500mb data plan or the unlimited data for your Hong Kong pocket wifi.

    • If you are taking a ferry from Macau for departure at Hong Kong International Airport, you will not be able to pass through Hong Kong Customs and take/return the pocket Wifi device.

    • Day charges are calculated inclusively. For example, if you pick up the Hong Kong Wifi egg on a Thursday and return it on a Monday, you will be charged for 5 days of pocket wifi usage.

    • If “midnight flight customers” will pick up their Hong Kong pocket Wifi device after 9pm and return it before 6am on the return date, no extra day charges will apply.

    • It is recommended to carry a portable battery charger to recharge your Hong Kong pocket Wifi device on the go.

  • If you’re getting the 3G/4G Hong Kong Pocket Wifi (Delivery to Manila, Philippines), do note the following:

    • Service area of the portable prepaid Wifi egg: Hong Kong only.

    • Battery life: 8-16 hours, connect up to a maximum of 5 devices

    • If the 500MB or 1GB daily data limit (Fair Use Policy) has been reached, the speed will be capped at 3G

    • You will be charged for the entire duration of your trip only. If you are departing on 1 May and returning on 5 May, you will be charged for 5 days of usage. Please select your departure date during time of booking.

    • Please refrain from watching videos for a long time, etc. or from using a huge amount of data in a short period of time.

    • Please indicate your address at check out. This WiFi device for Hong Kong will be delivered to you at least 2 days before your departure date. The portable WiFi router will be picked up from the address you gave 1-2 days after your trip, our courier will contact you to coordinate the pick up.

    • Delivery time of the pocket Wifi in Hong Kong for Manila, Philippines: 9:00am-3:00pm, daily

    • Returning of the Hong Kong pocket wifi device is done via courier.

    • Security deposit of ₱500 is required before collecting the item from the courier.

  • If you’re getting the 4G Hong Kong Pocket Wifi (Pick-up at Singapore), do note the following:

    • Download speed: up to 70 Mbps

    • Data limit: 4G high speed data for the first 500mb. After 500mb is consumed, unlimited 3G data will be applied with a speed limitation. Speed limitation will be removed at 12:00am (+8 GMT) the next day.

    • Countries covered by this pocket Wifi: Hong Kong and Macau

    • The number of rental days for this Hong Kong Pocket Wifi device for Singapore pick-up will be counted starting from the date of departure to the date of arrival. For example, a total number of 5 rental days will be counted from 1-5 Dec.

    • For self pick up/drop off, your device will be available for pick up one business day before departure and is due for return one business day after arrival.

    • For the courier service option, the device will be delivered one business day before departure and will be collected one business day after arrival, between 9:00am-5:30pm.

    • Extra daily rental fees will be incurred for those who want to pick up their devices ahead of time

    • A penalty will be charged for late returns, at S$ 20 per day.

    • The customer will be liable for any damages/loss of the prepaid pocket wifi rental device (capped at S$ 100).

  • If you’re getting the 3G Portable WiFi for Hong Kong (Pick up at KLIA), do note the following:

    • Daily data allowance: 500MB

    • The data allowance is calculated on a cumulative basis. For example, if you booked for 4 days rental, you will be entitled to 4 days x 500MB = 2GB of total data to be used over 4 days

    • Minimum number of rental days for this Hong Kong pocket Wifi for KLIA/Malaysia airport pick-up: 3

    • Penalty for spoilt device at RM500 per device

    • Day charges are calculated inclusively. For example, if you pick up the device on a Monday and return it on a Thursday, you will be charged for 4 days of usage

    • You will be charged the days that you are in possession of the WiFi device, whether or not you are using the service

    • For any changes to your device rental during rental period, please call our operator's 24 hour hotline: +60 17 888 8201

  • Where to get the Song Pocket Wifi in Hong Kong airport? Check out this handy map from Klook.


Pocket Wifi vs. SIM Cards: Hong Kong

If you want to compare any of the pocket Wifi options listed above to a data SIM card in Hong Kong, you can click below and make a comparison from a Hong Kong data SIM card page:

How to Get a Pocket Wifi for Hong Kong

Once you’ve taken your pick from the available Hong Kong pocket Wifi rental devices listed above, simply follow these instructions to rent the device of your choice:

  1. Log in. (Create a Klook account here if you don’t have one.)

  2. Select the date that you’ll pick up and use the pocket Wifi device.

  3. Indicate the package quantity or the no. of days you intend to use the portable router.

  4. Pay via debit, credit, or prepaid card.

  5. Expect a confirmation email with your activity (pocket Wifi) voucher.

Enjoy Your Trip!

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