Smart Broadband bares Gadget Plus Plans
Smart Broadband, Inc. now let’s you own the latest device bundled with its mobile Internet connectivity at very attractive rates. This new line of postpaid plans, aka Smart’s Gadget Plus Plans, makes it easier for consumers to access the cyberspace while on the go.
According to Smart’s Data and International Services Marketing Head Michele Curran, a lot of consumers would like to own premium gadgets but are either often scared to shell out a big amount or do not own a credit card to qualify for installment programs. The Gadget Plan Plans provides a great opportunity for more consumers to acquire gadgets without burning a hole int their pockets. The cost of these gadgets is already included in the monthly billing for the Smart Bro broadband services and may be paid even without a credit card.
For as low as Php499, you can already avail of the a bundle Plan 499 that includes a Pocket WiFi with 30 hours of surfing plus get a 7-inch Acer Iconia B1.
At Plan 699, get 50 hours of surfing with the Pocket WiFi and they can choose from the following 7-inch tablets: Alcatel T7HD, HP Slate 7, Starmobile Engage HD, or Huawei MediaPad Youth.
Want a Samsung Galaxy Note 8? You may avail of the Plan 999 that also includes 50 hours of surfing via Pocket WiFi and a one-time fee upon for Php2000 upon subscription. Other bundles under Plan 999 is also available for those who would prefer bigger gadgets like the 10.1-inch Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 (plus Pocket WiFi), or laptops that are packaged with the Smart Bro Power Plug It.
Taking it a notch further, at Plan 1299, subscribers can avail 50 hours of surfing (Pocket WiFi) in a Samsung ATIV Book 2 along with a Samsung WiFi printer or Acer Aspire V5 122P Touch notebook that comes with the Acer Iconia B1-A71.
In each bundle plan, there is an equivalent number of hours allocated for free and once exceeded, users will be charged the standard rate of Php5 per 15 minutes or Internet usage. One that is worth noting about the Gadget Plus Plans is the Anti-Bill Shock Guarantee to ensure that subscribers will not have to pay more than they intend to. Upon reaching a certain amount, the Internet subscription automatically converts to unlimited surfing with corresponding charges stated below:
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While these bundles are open to new subscriptions only, Smart is currently working on how existing users can upgrade their Smart Bro postpaid lines (if any) to be able to avail of the Gadgets Plus Plans. To apply, you may visit select Smart Stores nationwide or order from the Smart Online Store (smart.com.ph/store).