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Felix Mobile plans and prices

Nathan Lawrence
May 22, 2024
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Felix Mobile is an Australian mobile provider that offers prepaid plans on the Vodafone network. The popular mobile provider made a name for itself with an unlimited-data prepaid plan but has since branched out to offer alternatives. Read on for everything you need to know about Felix Mobile.

Felix Mobile quick facts

  • Felix Mobile prepaid plans are offered on the Vodafone 5G network, as well as its 4G network, which offers coverage for 96% of Australians.
  • There are a few monthly prepaid plans on offer from Felix Mobile, including one with unlimited data (albeit with a 20Mbps speed cap).
  • Felix Mobile’s prepaid plans that don’t have unlimited data include a limitless data bank.
  • Every active Felix Mobile customer has a tree planted on their behalf each month.

What are the different types of Felix Mobile plans?

Felix Mobile sells a few prepaid plans, all of which offer monthly recharge cycles. Unlike 28-day or 30-day prepaid plans, Felix Mobile plans require recharging on the same calendar date each month. All Felix Mobile plans come with unlimited standard national calls and texts in Australia.

Felix Mobile prepaid plans and prices

Felix Mobile prepaid plans are meant for those with moderate to big data needs, including a couple of options with data caps and one with unlimited data. If you need extra gigabytes on the data-capped Felix Mobile plans, it costs $10 for 10GB.

For comparison, check out the daily updating list of prepaid plans below with at least 25GB of data.

What do you get with Felix Mobile plans?

Felix Mobile plan speeds

All Felix Mobile plans operate on the Vodafone network, which means you’ll need at least a 4G-capable mobile phone to use one. Felix Mobile’s two cheapest prepaid plans offer uncapped Vodafone 4G speeds, which translates to around 100Mbps downloads in best-case conditions. According to Opensignal data, users on the Vodafone mobile network can expect 68.5Mbps average download speeds and roughly 10.8Mbps upload speeds. The priciest Felix Mobile plan comes with unlimited data, albeit capped at max 20Mbps download speeds. Note that if you go over your data allowance on the two cheapest Felix Mobile prepaid plans, speeds are capped at 1.5Mbps until your next recharge (or if you buy more data).

Felix Mobile plan data

Felix Mobile offers a few prepaid plans with different data caps. The cheapest plan comes with enough for average data needs and Felix Mobile’s next priciest plan offers double the data. Felix Mobile’s priciest plan comes with unlimited data.

Felix Mobile plan international calls

No Felix Mobile prepaid plans include international calls, but customers can buy an add-on pack for $5 a month, which includes unlimited standard calls and texts to 42 selected dialling destinations: Austria, Bangladesh, Brazil, Canada, Canary Islands, Chile, China, Colombia, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Guam, Hong Kong, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Kuwait, Malaysia, Mexico, Mongolia, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Puerto Rico, Romania, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, United Kingdom, United States of America, Vatican City and Vietnam.

Felix Mobile deals

If there’s a Felix Mobile deal today, you’ll see it below.

Felix Mobile plan features

Felix Mobile plans aren’t overflowing with features but they do have some great inclusions outside of no contracts and $0 upfront fees. Unlimited data banking is a great perk for users who stick with one of the cheaper Felix Mobile plans, while there’s unlimited data for Felix’s priciest prepaid plan. If you want to travel with your Felix Mobile plan, there’s a $20 international roaming add-on that includes data, calls and texts for 45 selected destinations. It’s also valid for 365 days.

If you have an eSIM-compatible mobile phone, Felix Mobile prepaid plans support digital eSIM alongside physical SIM cards. Felix Mobile also now offers support for the Vodafone 5G network. It also supports WiFi calling.

Felix Mobile coverage map

Felix Mobile’s prepaid plans operate on the Vodafone network, which is available to 96% of the Australian population. Use the interactive map below for an idea of Vodafone coverage in areas of interest around Australia. Note that the Vodafone 3G network was shut down in January 2024.

How to switch to Felix Mobile

Shifting from another mobile provider to Felix Mobile is a straightforward process. Here’s how to switch to Felix Mobile:

1

Find the Felix Mobile prepaid plan that’s the right fit for you, then click the ‘Go to Site’ button next to it. If you see ‘Link not supplied’, head to the Felix Mobile website instead.

2

On the Felix Mobile website, select ‘Buy now’ on the plan to confirm your selection.

3

Select whether you’d like to use an eSIM or physical SIM card and whether you’d like to transfer your number or get a new one. Hit ‘Continue’ and follow the prompts to complete sign-up.

If you request a physical SIM card, Felix Mobile sends it via express post, so you should receive it within one to three business days if you’re in a metropolitan area. SIM activation time can take a few minutes during business hours or up to three business hours. For any questions, use Felix Mobile’s live chat service.

Felix Mobile frequently asked questions

Who is Felix Mobile owned by?

Felix Mobile is owned by TPG Telecom Limited, which is also the parent company of Vodafone, iiNet, Internode and Lebara Mobile.

Why is Felix Mobile slow?

If you have slow speeds with Felix Mobile, it may be because you’re in an area with limited or congested mobile reception. Additionally, if you go over your data cap, speeds are slowed to 1.5Mbps for the rest of the billing cycle (unless you recharge or buy a top-up). The priciest Felix Mobile plan comes with unlimited data, albeit capped at 20Mbps max download speeds.

Does Felix use Telstra?
No, Felix Mobile plans operate on the Vodafone 4G network.

Felix Mobile features breakdown

Felix Mobile plan features
Data rollover
Unlimited
Auto prepaid recharge
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Data-free streaming
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Endless data
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Data sharing
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Rewards program
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$0 setup-fee plans
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International calls
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International roaming
Add-on
Discounted mobile plan
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Phones available
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Entertainment bundle
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Exclusive content offers
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eSIM
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Felix Mobile network
Mobile network
Vodafone
Population covered
96%
5G network access
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4G network access
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3G network access
Shutdown
Felix Mobile customer service
Customer forum (or blog)
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Crewed Twitter
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Facebook page
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Retail stores
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Phone support
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Usage-monitoring app
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Chat service
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Self-service online (FAQs)
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Email or messaging form
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Nathan Lawrence
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Nathan Lawrence
Nathan Lawrence has been banging out passionate tech and gaming words for more than 11 years. These days, you can find his work on outlets like IGN, STACK, Fandom, Red Bull and AusGamers. Nathan adores PC gaming and the proof of his first-person-shooter prowess is at the top of a Battlefield V scoreboard.

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