Opensignal: Smart Posts Big Lead In Video Experience, Speeds

Customers of PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) are enjoying better overall video quality, faster loading times and fewer interruptions during playback, as Smart widens its lead in nationwide Download Speed Experience and closes gap in 4G Availability, according to mobile analytics firm Opensignal*. The Opensignal results come amid ever-increasing demand for mobile data…

Smart Receives OpenSignal Award For Best Video Experience In The Philippines

Independent mobile analytics company OpenSignal has cited PLDT wireless arm Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) for providing its customers the best video experience in the country. OpenSignal has published an independent analysis of the customer experience for video services by telecom carriers in Asia, showing that Smart garnered a video experience score of 42.2, well ahead…

Network Upgrades To Boost Sun LTE In Cebu

Sun subscribers in Cebu can look forward to improved mobile connectivity as leading telecom and digital service provider PLDT expands Long Term Evolution (LTE) support for its Sun brand across the Visayas’ foremost urban hub. To date, more than 80% of cell sites across Cebu now have LTE. In addition to network upgrades in Metro…

Smart To Offer Huawei P20 Pro and Huawei P20 on April 28

Mobile services provider Smart Communications recently announced that it would offer the Huawei P20 Pro and Huawei P20, the latest flagship handsets of the Chinese telecom giant, when they officially launch in the Philippines on April 28, 2018. The much anticipated handsets will be made available under the Smart GigaX Postpaid Plans, which feature a…

OpenSignal Cites Smart For Having Country’s Fastest LTE Network

Mobile analytics firm OpenSignal has recognized PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications, Inc. for having the country’s fastest LTE network, bestowing the company four citations including best in 4G LTE download speed; best in overall download speed; best 4G latency performance; and best 3G latency performance in its March 2018 report. The OpenSignal State of Mobile…