Smart, the first PH operator to offer 5G roaming in Taiwan

Mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) has activated its 5G roaming service in Taiwan in partnership with FarEasTone Telecommunications, a leading telecommunications and digital application services company with the fastest 5G network in the country. Customers of the wireless arm of the Philippines’ largest integrated telco PLDT who are roaming in Taiwan can now…

Smart drives 5G device adoption

As mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) ramps up the rollout of its 5G network across the country, it is also partnering with device manufacturers to make 5G devices more accessible to its customers. The wireless arm of the country’s largest integrated telco PLDT has teamed up with device manufacturers like Samsung, Huawei, OPPO,…

5G brings super-fast internet and new digital services

The commercial launch of 5G in the Philippines will bring not only super-fast internet for mobile phone users but will also introduce a new generation of digital services for both individual consumers and enterprise customers, according to officials of PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (SMART). “5G is a major milestone in the development of…

Smart fires up first ‘5G Media City’

Live TV coverage powered by 5G? PLDT and its wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) have taken a step closer to that goal by recently firing up Smart 5G at the TV5 Media Center in Mandaluyong City. The Smart 5G facilities were launched in time for PLDT Enterprise’s “Keep Moving Forward” event last August 4,…

Smart beefs up nationwide LTE service

PLDT wireless subsidiary Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) continues to beef up the capacity and expand the reach and resiliency of its Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to meet the surging demand for data services across the country. This roll out also serves the purpose of laying the groundwork for the deployment of 5G. In the…

Smart Postpaid and Smart Infinity subscribers level up to 5G

With the advent of the latest 5G or fifth-generation wireless technology, PLDT Enterprise—together with Smart—offers the first commercial mobile enterprise 5G plans in the country through Smart Postpaid and Smart Infinity. All Smart Infinity and Smart Postpaid subscribers will now be able to enjoy 5G in key business districts of the metro using their Smart…