Globe to sell iPhone 3G in the Philippines on August 22, price starts at 41,899 pesos

Globe Telecom today announced that it will bring iPhone 3G to the Philippines on August 22.

Globe iPhone 3G Plans (Postpaid and Prepaid)

“We are very excited to launch iPhone 3G here in the Philippines. Beginning August 22, Globe is bringing to the Filipinos the best browsing experience through the revolutionary iPhone 3G on our 3G/HSDPA network,” said Gerardo C. Ablaza Jr., president and CEO of Globe Telecom.

The prepaid kit of the 8GB version of the iPhone 3G is priced at P41,899 pesos, while the 16GB version costs 48,899 pesos. It comes with free short messaging service load of P200 for five months.

The iPhone 3G will also be sold under postpaid monthly plans from 1,599 to 4,999 pesos inclusive of free Wi-Fi connectivity hours.

Consumer interested in purchasing iPhone 3G with Globe postpaid and prepaid offers are encouraged to start making their reservations beginning August 6 by calling Globe’s 24-Hour Call-in Service via landline (632)7301000 or 211 via toll-free mobile.