Smart Communications will be offering a Pocket Wi-Fi device so that non-LTE compatible devices will get to experience up to 42 Mbps of download speeds under Smartâ€™s LTE (Long-Term Evolution) network.
The said device, which is a rebranded Huawei ES89, up to 10 devices â€” including smartphones, tablets, and laptops â€” can connect to high speed internet.
It will available in a Postpaid plan for 1,749 pesos per month and we’re guessing this has a lock-in period of 24 months. You also have to pay a one time fee of 2,000 pesos for the device. It is also available for Plan 3500.
You can now preorder this Pocket WiFi device, just go to http://www1.smart.com.ph/bro/lte/about and select LTE Pocket WiFi in the Device dropdown menu.
Meanwhile, Smart has also launched an â€œLTE is hereâ€ campaign, where establishments with the “LTE is here” sticker are assured to have LTE signals.