Posts Tagged ‘Smart Communications’

HTC, a global leader in mobile innovation and design, in partnership with wireless leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) made available recently the perfect companion for entertainment junkies, netizens, and multitasking professionals—the Windows Phone 8X by HTC on Smart Unlidata Plan 2000.

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Shown in photo are (from L-R) Mario G. Tamayo, head of Smart’s Technology Services Division; Napoleon L. Nazareno, President and CEO of PLDT and Smart; Noel Lorenzana, head of Smart’s Wireless Consumer Division; and Rolando Pena, head of PLDT and Smart’s Network and IP Systems; at the launch of Smart LTE.


Wireless leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) is giving early adopters a special treat as it offers its new LTE service on unlimited until October 25, 2012.

Speaking during the Smart LTE launch event in Resorts World Manila, Smart Wireless Consumer Division Head Noel Lorenzana said that Smart LTE Plan 3500 subscribers are free to use their high speed Internet services to their hearts’ content.
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PLDT President and CEO Napoleon L. Nazareno and Ciena VP General Manager for Asia Pacific Anthony MacLachlan during the contract signing held today at Shangri-la Makati

The Philippines’ telecoms leader PLDT has partnered with US-based Ciena Corporation, the network specialist, to increase the capacity and service flexibility of its backbone Domestic Fiber Optic Network (DFON). PLDT will deploy Ciena’s coherent 100 Gigabits per second (100G) technology and Optical Transport Network (OTN) switching solutions.

“As the first 100G network in the Philippines, this deployment will add significant bandwidth scalability, reliability and intelligence to PLDT’s network infrastructure. The network upgrade will complete PLDT’s core network modernization program and support the delivery of next-generation services to customers such as fiber-to-the-home, fiber-to-the-building, LTE/4G, IPTV and triple-play services,” PLDT President and CEO Napoleon L. Nazareno said.
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Everybody deserves a smartphone, and wireless leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) understands that. They are giving another reason for Filipinos to live a smartphone lifestyle with the launching of the most affordable Nokia-Windows phone in the Philippines, the Nokia Lumia 710.

Powered by Microsoft’s Windows Phone 7.5 (codename: Mango) mobile operating system, the Nokia Lumia 710 is available from Smart at an amortized and discounted price of only Php 450 a month for 24 months, under the Special Edition Data Plan 1000.
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Francisco Y. Torno III, Marketing Communications Manager of HTC Philippines

HTC One X, the latest flagship device of HTC was pre-launched at the Jump Experience Center, the interactive technology hub that highlights the freshest offerings of Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) and Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT).

Guests in the pre-launch were able to watch demonstrations and get first-hand experience with the outstanding performance of the HTC One X that features a quad core processor – which is a first in mobile phones.
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Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart), one of the leaders in wireless communication in the country has gathered the media people to showcase the latest happenings, and the freshest and upcoming services of the company with the event hailed as the Smart Innovations Night.

One of the best things that Smart has announced is its partnership with the world’s largest mobile service providers and manufacturers forming the Wholesale Applications Community (WAC) in order to promote open standard web technologies that will allow the proliferation of software and services in a fragmented mobile market.
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Leading wireless services provider Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) today announced it will offer the iPhone 4S to customers in the Philippines beginning Friday, December 16.

iPhone 4S will be available to Smart’s postpaid subscribers at various plans, that all come with voice minutes, SMS, and data (see price matrix at the end). It will also be available to prepaid subscribers at PHP 33,200 for the 16GB model, PHP 38,200 for the 32GB model, and PHP 43,200 for the 64GB model in Smart’s retail stores across the country.
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