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Smart launches 5G service in Philippines

Thursday 30 July 2020 | 17:22 CET | News
Philippines operator Smart Communications has commercially launched 5G services on the local market. In this initial phase of its commercial deployment, Smart Signature, Infinity and other Smart postpaid subscribers will have access to Smart 5G data services in key business districts of Metro Manila using Smart-certified handsets with 5G-activated SIMs.

These areas include the Makati Central Business District (CBD), Bonifacio Global City CBD, Araneta City, SM Megamall and Mall of Asia Bay Area. Smart 5G is also being rolled out in high-traffic areas such North Avenue in Quezon City and Taft Avenue in Manila, as well as in Ortigas CBD, and Clark Green City in Pampanga.

Smart unveils first lineup of Smart 5G-certified devices

Through partnerships with device manufacturers, Smart will also launch its initial lineup of Smart 5G-certified devices from Huawei, Samsung, RealMe and Vivo, which will be available with Smart Signature plans in select Smart Stores.

Smart offers 5G-certified devices with Smart Signature Device Plans

The first five Smart 5G-certified devices are now available with the Smart Signature Device Plans S, M, L, and XL. Smart Signature also enables subscribers to do more by providing more data allocation of up to 30 GB per month. The plans also come with Unlimited OnNet Calls, Unlimited AnyNet Texts, and allocations for AnyNet Calls plus exclusive perks and rewards.

Customers can sign up for a Smart Signature Plan at Smart Stores nationwide or via the Smart Online Store at store.smart.com.ph. Subscribers can also experience Smart 5G first-hand with the 5G-ready handsets featured at select Smart Stores in Metro Manila, including Smart Tower in Makati City, Gateway Mall, SM Mall of Asia, SM Megamall, and The World Plaza in Bonifacio Global City, Taguig.



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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Huawei / Realme / Samsung / Smart Communications / Vivo
Countries: Philippines
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