Free 3G/4G/LTE Internet for Smart Prepaid Subscribers Announced
What is the FREE INTERNET offer?
As a special promo/offer, ALL PREPAID subscribers of Smart will enjoy FREE MOBILE INTERNET access.
What does FREE INTERNET mean?
FREE INTERNET is a promotion available to all ACTIVE prepaid subscribers to enjoy access to mobile Internet with no extra cost, initially up to 30MB, and subject to the promo terms and fair use policy.
Who are considered ACTIVE subscribers?
An ACTIVE Smart subscriber has an available airtime balance of at least one peso or is subscribed to any load bucket/promo.
With the FREE INTERNET offer, what can subscribers access for free?
Subscribers using their mobile phones can access their favorite Internet sites or apps for free, including:
Browse through or post photos and status updates on their social networking sites (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)
Read news and entertainment sites (Rappler, CNN, and the like)
Stream music through the likes of Spinnr
Shop online (Zalora, Lazada, eBay, Amazon, etc.)
Search for information (Google, Wikipedia, Yahoo!, etc.)
Send and receive emails (Gmail, Yahoo! Mail)
Visit their favorite blogs and update their own
Use navigation apps like Waze
What sites/apps are EXCLUDED from the free internet promo?
The FREE INTERNET special offer EXCLUDES the following:
Download, stream and watch videos (Youtube, Vimeo)
Use VOIP apps (FaceTime, FaceTime Audio, Skype, Viber, Tango)
Use messaging apps (Whatsapp, WeChat, Line, Viber)
Peer-to-peer file-sharing sites and apps like Bittorrent
What is the promo period?
The promo will run until November 30, 2014.
How can I avail of this special offer?
All ACTIVE Smart subscribers can avail of the free Internet promo anytime within the promo period.
To avail of the service, the subscriber must register daily, by sending FREE to 9999.
Registration is FREE. The subscriber will then receive an SMS confirmation upon successful registration.
What will happen to my existing data subscriptions?
Your existing data package will NOT be affected, and you will still be allowed to register to the Free Internet special offer.
While using the Free Internet special offer and you access the sites/apps that are EXCLUDED under the promo terms, these transactions will be charged against your existing data subscription.
Is the FREE INTERNET unlimited?
No it is NOT unlimited. Subscribers can enjoy all-day access to their favorite sites for free, initially up to 30MB. The free service, however, is subject to the promo use conditions.
What can you do with 30MB?
On the average, a subscriber with 30MB can enjoy ALL of the following services:
20 social media posts with photo
50 web pages loads
20 plain emails
15 minutes of music streaming
Is the Free internet service available for roaming?
No. Promo can only be used while in the Philippines.
Is the free internet available for postpaid and broadband subscribers?
No. Postpaid and broadband will have their own promotions.
What is the speed of the service?
Speed will depend on several factors, such as the device/handset being used, the location and the time of use of the subscriber.
The service is delivered across all network platforms – 2G/3G/4G.
Minimum speed is 12kbps.
Cebu #SmartDigifest Smart Launchpad “Own It” campaign and Smart Giga Surf OOH Stunt
This month, they’re bringing it to Cebu! In celebration of faster and stronger data connectivity in Cebu, Smart Communications invites all Cebuanos to one big Digifest party filled with awesome activities, great music and prizes on AUGUST 6. (mark your calendars)
Every weekend, starting last July 9, Smart has been holding culminating activities.
Every weekend, starting last July 9, Smart has been holding culminating activities.
JULY 16-17 – SM CEBU ATRIUM C – social media weekend
JULY 23-24 – SM CEBU ATRIUM C – gaming weekend
JULY 30-31 – SM SEASIDE TBA – streaming weekend
Smart recently unveiled its “Own It” campaign, a platform that encourages everyone, especially the youth, to share their passions to the world, giving them a voice larger than themselves.
Under this campaign, Smart has teamed up with YouTube for Smart Launchpad, a program to help budding content creators upload their own work and broadcast it to the world via online submission and Upload Stations all over the country. Smart will be tapping industry experts for workshops that will lead to a selection of the most deserving content creators to fly to LA for a once-in-a-lifetime experience of collaborating with the biggest YouTube Stars.
Full mechanics here: smart.com.ph/launchpad
Smart Giga Surf OOH Stunt
They recently had an OOH stunt for #SmartGigaSurf. Using geofencing technology, Smart sent Waze notifications and text messages to those traveling along EDSA and C5. Billboards also announced the surprise: Get 1GB worth of free mobile data, just for being stuck in traffic. We repeated the surprise at Araneta last week. And the good news is, we’re bringing it to Cebu this July 29!
Go around interactive booths while partying
At the event, you can hang out at the different interactive booths showcasing Smart’s faster mobile data in the city: from posting your moments with friends on Snapchat; streaming your favorite videos and series on iflix and YouTube; enjoying your favorite mobile games like Clash Royale and Clash of Clans; immersing in another world with the Samsung Gear VR; to discovering awesome perks and digital content on the new SmartLife app.
Get the Smart Bro 4G Pocket Wifi for 888 Pesos with Free 3 Months Internet
Smart BRO’s pocket Wifi is now available for a one-time fee of only P888 free 3 Months of Internet . More and more BRO-kadas all over the Philippines are now taking fill advantage and control of their data needs via enjoying faster and more reliable Smart Bro 4G Pocket Wifi service with mobile connectivity for up to 10 gadgets, making it the perfect companion of any student – whether for school work or sharing fun stuff with the entire barkada -anytime and anywhere.
Smart Bro Invites everyone to experience firsthand a much improved mobile connectivity on the country’s leading mobile service provider as it continues to boost its coverage in Cebu, along with other key areas in the country, with the latest network technologies.
“Now more affordable than ever, the Smart Bro 4G Pocket Wifi makes it easy for students to access a vast wealth of online information and share this with the whole barkada” said Gary Dujali, Smart marrketing head for consumer broadband and PLDT Home VP and marketing director.
“And with our continuous network improvements here , Cebuanos can also rely on the Smart Bro Pocket Wifi for their aily does of online fun – from watching videos, streaming music and sharing photos and files on the fly.” he added
Watch out for the Smart BRO-karda as they make their way to the major locations in Cebu City and offer Smart Bro 4G Pocket Wifi in leading malls in Cebu , Elizabeth Mall, Robinsons Galleria and SM City Cebu.
When you buy Smart Bro 4G Pocket wifi for 888 pessos. You will also have a chance to win Smart Bro premium items and getaway with the whole barkada.
Smart Clash of Clans Philippine Clash Tournament | Cebu, Davao , Lipa, Baguio, MOA
HOW TO REGISTER?
- Registration will be done online via http://smart.com.ph/pages/PhilippineClash2015
- Registrants should provide the following:
- Clan Name
- Clan Tag
- Name, Contact Number, Email Address and Facebook User ID of Clan Representative
- Names of Clan Members (5)
- Player IGN
- TH Level
- IGN Tag
- Sweet Victory
- All clan members must be based in the Philippines
- Registration entries will be subject to confirmation by Smart and PCCB. Please wait for the email confirmation to be sent by Smart and PCCB.
- Registration Fees will be paid at the event venue
- Smart Subscriber – Free
- Non-Smart Subscriber – P350 per member
DATES AND VENUES
|NCR Qualifier||SM Light Residences Mall||August 2, 2015 – Sunday|
|South Luzon Qualifier||SM City Lipa||August 8, 2015 – Saturday|
|Visayas Qualifier||SM City Cebu||August 23, 2015 – Sunday|
|Mindanao Qualifier||SM Davao Lanang Premier||September 5, 2015 – Saturday|
|North Luzon Qualifier||SM City Baguio||September 18, 2015 – Friday|
|Finals||SM MOA||September 26, 2015 – Saturday|
- Each clan must have a maximum of five (5) players only.
- All participants must be physically present at their choice of venue.
- All participating clans will battle it out for six (6) hours straight.
Tournament Format: Royal Rumble – No rankings or groupings; free for all.
- The clan with the most number of trophies gained wins.
- All tournament participants must have at least Townhall 9 villages.
- All clans must be closed and remain closed for the whole duration of the tournament.
- All participants must create a new clan following the name format provided by the organizers on the day of the event itself.
- Clan Baseline CupsClan Baseline Cups: 4,000Each clan must start at a trophy range of 3,500 to 4,500 so as not to incur penalties.
50% of clan’s excess cups will be deducted from their final trophy count as penalty.
Clan Baseline: 4,000 (+/-500)
Clan’s Actual Starting Cups: 5,000
Excess: 500 cups
Actual Penalty: 250 cups
- Individual Baseline CupsIndividual Baseline Cups: 1,800
No participant must exceed 1,800 trophies at the onset of the event. If any clan member goes beyond the said individual baseline, penalties will be deducted from the clan.Penalty Computation:
Actual number of trophies that a participant has which is over the set individual baseline of 1,800
Individual Baseline: 1,800
Individual’s Actual Starting Cups: 2,000
Excess: 200 cups
Actual Penalty: 200 cups
- Any player who leaves the clan during the tournament may not re-join or be re-invited.
- There will be no limits on troop donation.
- Use of gems is not prohibited and will not be regulated.
- Use of any 3rd party applications (iMod, xMod, etc) is strictly prohibited.
LEG – LOCATION – DATE
- NCR Qualifier – SM Light Residences Mall – August 2, 2015 – Sunday
- South Luzon Qualifier- SM City Lipa – August 8, 2015 – Saturday
- Visayas Qualifier – SM City Cebu – August 23, 2015 – Sunday
- Mindanao Qualifier – SM Davao Lanang Premier – September 5, 2015 – Saturday
- North Luzon Qualifier – SM City Baguio – September 18, 2015 – Friday
- FINALS – SM MOA – September 26, 2015 – Saturday
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