Smart Speeds Up LTE-A Roll-Out

PLDT wireless arm Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) is ramping up its roll-out of Long Term Evolution-Advanced (LTE-A) and carrier aggregation technology on its network to improve the mobile internet experience of Smart, Sun and TNT customers across the country. Of LTE sites nationwide, 71% are already on LTE-A, while 5-component carrier aggregation can also be…

Smart Opens Pre-Order For iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max

Smart Communications announced it will offer the most advanced iPhones ever, iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max, and customers are able to pre-order starting today at smart.com.ph/Postpaid/iPhoneXs and Smart Stores nationwide. Smart is offering the new iPhones under the data-packed GigaX Plans, which feature separate data allocations for streaming videos, as well as enjoying apps…

Smart Prepaid Products Now Available at LCC Expressmart

Customers in Bicol will now have more access to Smart Prepaid products, following the signing of an agreement by PLDT wireless unit Smart Communications, Liberty Commercial Center (LCC), and Quicktrax Marketing Corp., Smart’s distributor in the region. Smart Prepaid products are now available at LCC Expressmart branches, including call and text cards, SIM cards, and…

Philippines’ Biggest Telcos Converge, Unveil First PLDT-Smart Store In BGC

The country’s leaders in broadband, mobile and digital entertainment are now in one home. PLDT and Smart formally unveiled the first ever PLDT-Smart Store—a one-stop digital hub and converged store which caters to customers from PLDT Group’s three flagship brands: PLDT, Smart, and Cignal. The store features customer-centric design and innovative digital installations to level…

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…

Smart LTE speeds Continue To Outpace Competition

PLDT wireless arm Smart Communications Inc (Smart) has further strengthened its lead in LTE download speeds nationwide and in all major regions in the country, while posting a significant improvement in 4G/LTE coverage as well, according to the latest study released by mobile analytics company OpenSignal. The OpenSignal State of Mobile Networks: Philippines report, which…

Smart opens pre-orders for Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+

Smart has made the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Samsung Galaxy S9+ available for pre-order at Smart Stores nationwide and via the Smart Online Store. Apply now and be among the first to get hold of the Korean tech giant’s latest flagship devices when they officially launch in the Philippines on March 16, 2018. Available with…