Russian Federation (the)

+79
COUNTRY
CODE
RU
ISO CODE
144m
POPULATION
221m
MOBILE
CONNECTIONS

Introduction: Sending SMS to :Russian Federation (the)

To send SMS messages to Russia, use the international prefix +7. CM has indirect access to an MNP database of Russia and direct connections to operators through a local partner. Use CM's platform for all your SMS services, SMS marketing campaigns, SMS alerts and SMS voting in Russia. Contact our sales department for more information about SMS messaging regulations and restrictions in Russia.

Features

Alphanumeric sender

    SUPPORTED

Alphanumeric senders are allowed in Russia. You can send SMS with a name/letters as the sender.

Character set

    UNICODE

Unicode is the Standard character set in Russia. The GSM character set and concatenated SMS are supported by Russian operators.

Two Way Messaging

    SUPPORTED

Two-way messaging in Russia can be configured with long numbers and dedicated or shared short codes.

Delivery reports

    SUPPORTED

All operators in Russia support reliable handset delivery receipts for SMS.

SMS restrictions in :Russian Federation (the)

Content restrictions

Any unsolicited messages sent to Russian subscribers are strictly forbidden by the authorities. In case of complaints the Operator can issue penalties. There are no other content restrictions for SMS in Russia than those that prevent abuse (spam, phishing, etc).

Sender restrictions

Dedicated and shared short codes are allowed after full registration of your service and an authorization letter from the content provider for full approval from the operators. Tele2 and Megafon alter the sender to ensure proper delivery but other Russian operators allow also dynamic numeric senders and long codes.

Operators

Operator
MTS
GSM
MegaFon
GSM
The sender will be altered to ensure proper delivery.
NCC
GSM
EKT
GSM
Smarts
GSM
BWC
GSM
NTC
GSM
Utel
GSM
DalTelecom
GSM
Tele2
GSM
The sender will be altered to ensure proper delivery.
Motiv
GSM
Rostelecom
GSM
Beeline
GSM
Skylink
GSM
Rostelecom
GSM
Mobicom
GSM
Kodotel
GSM
Tambov GSM
GSM
Sky Link
GSM
Yota
GSM
Smarts
GSM
MTS
GSM
Smarts
GSM
K-Telecom
GSM
Tattelecom
GSM
Tinkoff Mobile
GSM
Volna
GSM
West Call LTD
GSM
Sprint
GSM
Gazprom
GSM
Megafon
GSM
DONTELECOM ROSTOV
GSM
Antares
GSM
Countrycom
GSM
Aykonnekt
GSM
Central
GSM
Sibchallence
GSM
GlobalTel
GSM
Open Mobile
GSM
Sevastoocm
GSM
RK Krymocm
GSM
Multiregional
GSM
Express
GSM
Sim
GSM
Global
GSM
Sonet
GSM
Dani CAocm
GSM
Matrix
GSM
Sigma
GSM
Nat
GSM
Tmt
GSM