Romania: SMS Features and Restrictions

Sender ID:

Cosmote and Vodafone can deliver Alpha and Numeric Sender IDs.

Orange does not support Alphanumeric Sender ID. All messages to Orange subscribers will have the Sender ID changed to a Shortcode or LVN.

Content:

Spam filters:

Note that anti-spam measures in local direct connections to Romania Networks do not permit sending duplicated SMS (same source AND destination AND content) within 5mins.  This does not apply to parts of the same concatenated SMS.

P2P:

Local carriers don’t allow person to person traffic. Only pure A2P traffic is allowed, for example: marketing campaigns, promotions, banking and financial traffic, authentication traffic, different service alerts. Orange requires that customers insert identification information in the body of the message, such as a valid email address, website or contact phone number.

Concatenated messages:

Concatenated messages are supported

Other features/restrictions of note:

Delivery Receipts:
Handset delivery receipts are supported.

Links:

Global SMS Features Overview (Outbound only)

Global SMS Numbers Features Overview

 

Virtual Numbers:

Please note, Romania SMS+Voice numbers do not have 2-way reach to Digi Mobil. 

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