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June 21, 2010

SmartBro WiMax Prices, Service Plans revealed

Smart is finally out with it’s WiMax service and posters have been spotted about the new SmartBro WiMax subscription plans.


Smart Bro WiMax is currently available in 2 plans:

SmartBro WiMax Plan 999
Up to 1 Mbps
Unlimited Usage Hours
Monthly Subscription Fee: Php999

SmartBro WiMax Plan 799
Up to 512kbps
Unlimited Hours
Monthly Subscription Fee: Php799

There’s no information on which areas or cities (an agent says it will be initially available in selected areas in Metro Manila or NCR) SmartBro WiMax will be available and how it’s going to differentiate itself from its existing SmartBro Share-It or SmartBro Fixed Wireless packages (which offers up to 2Mbps).

To get information for your area, you can call *1888 from your Smart cellphone or (02) 672.7277 on landline. You can also go to any Smart Wireless Center to inquire or subscribe.

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107 Responses to “SmartBro WiMax Prices, Service Plans revealed”

  1. Kuya says:

    Does anybody know how good the signal strength is in Cebu city?

  2. Ray
    Twitter: babybrownfox
    says:

    I have a few friends that said that wimax is super slow in some parts of the cebu.

  3. Marjorie says:

    i’ve been using WiMax for two months, i live in Dasma Cavite, it works just fine for me. most of the time my signal is 3 bars to four bars only, i haven’t seen it in five,

  4. smartbruva says:

    smartbro canopy 2mbps – smartbro wimax 1mbps only. so yep id rather stay with canopy, minsan pa nga 3mbps connection ko jijijiji (canopy user from makati)

  5. Siklab says:

    Ewan ko ba kung bakit sobrang bagal ng internet sa Pilipinas, kung titingnan mo ang speed sa ibang bansa… sa kanila, ang 5mbps classified as slow connection…

  6. ManilaTalata says:

    @everyone: I suggest if you really want a good internet provider and cheap chose smart but it depends on plans. We have plug-it-share it and 1 yr na kaming di binibigyan ng sakit ng ulo. Don’t purchase wimax and canopy they’re sucks! ;)

  7. valley says:

    pwede kaya ang smart wimax sa laoag city ilocos norte or near laoag?itong wimax kapag walang signal na 3g or 4g ay makakaconnect pa rin ba?

    • Manila Talata says:

      naku girl kami ngang nasa main city hirap sa net connection sa laog pa kaya? Hehe!

      Share ko lang ulit: Yung cousin ko nag-avail ng canopy with 1 month free and hp printer na ibenenta sa ate ko after using 4 times naku bumigay naging dahilan pa ng away nila pero isinangguni na namin sa HP Center at pinalitan nila ng bago gang ngayon maayos namang nagagamit. But what important here is my cousin’s canopy no choice siya 24mos. siyang magdurusa sa connection niya 3rd flr din sila at sa pinakatuktok na nga nakatayo ang canopy pero para lang siyang kbps. No choice na siya naka-kontrata kasi. sa PLDT 1 yr contract lang sa Smart at Globe 2yrs oh san ka pa?

  8. lizzy says:

    ika 3months na namin sa smart wimax, sa una lang pala ang mabilis after a month sobrang bagal na talaga. not been using my smart wimax anymore. waste of money lang talaga.. paying the smart company without getting any services.. ilang times na kami tumatawag sa customers service nila same phrase lang ang sinasabi. check the speed test.. mabuti na lang mabait yung nagrent sa amin ng apartment pinashare muna kami ng connection. guys never get a wimax sa smart.. its really sucks..

  9. dodong says:

    Yeah i was planning to get a wimax connection.after reading the comments, i changed my mind. Are there are any non-wired offerings that do not have data caps?

  10. jazz says:

    ok naman dito samen sa Coron Palawan

  11. Smartbro WIMAX fucking sucks here in Punta Princesa, Cebu City. It’s fucking slow and fucking intermittent! Very disappointing and very frustrating! Fuck you SMART because you’re such a DUMB ASS!!!

  12. rafael says:

    magkano po yang smart wimax na yan

  13. fernan Carolino says:

    yes, the smart wimax is so slow here in cavite.before canopy s pasay p kmi gaun din 4 months ok ang signal after that wl n and now lalong nagdurusa s umpisa lang. bayad k nang bayad walang action d dapat Smart ang tawag s kanila bobo broadband

  14. Tom says:

    If you are using canopy it would help kung lalagyan nyo ng password, dahil it works like a Wifi, so malamang pati neighbors nyo nakikishare na sa connection nyo ng free, I suggested this to my friend who are using this and he thank me endlessly for the new discovery, gumanda raw talaga ang signal after making a password for the family.

    • Nan says:

      Hi Tom,
      just ask, I’m using Smart WiMax customer premise equipment (indoor CPE) connected to my dd-wrt router as wifi system, how do you put password? I agree to your observation, can you me?
      Thank you so much!

  15. Aiza says:

    Hello Tom,

    We just applied for Smart Wimax 999 and I’m wondering if it works like a Wifi for the whole house even without router? Or should we need a separate router para magkaroon lang ng Wifi sa buong bahay? Confused kasi kame ng sister ko since dalawa kami with separate laptops gagamit ng net.

    Thanks looking forward for ur response.

  16. nhing fernandez says:

    Lizzy, i agree with you, ilang beses kaming nag rereport at tumatawag sa smart service pero same phrase nga answer nila”check speed”,.
    magaling lang sila mag offer at magbenta pero wala silang concern sa subscriber .
    super bagal ng smartbro, Guys,it`s a waste of money kung kukuha kayo ng service nila., don`t try what i am experienceing right now from them.
    im just a concerned citizen (“,).

  17. Ohlala says:

    Ang Panget nyn so sucks talaga.. buti nag pocket wifi ako.. whereever you go online choose a honest network.. :)

  18. regine says:

    gUYS !!!!!!!plz wag na kayu kumuha ng wimax or canopy …pinahirapan kmi nyan sa kaktwag sknila dhl putol putol ung connection nmn..1st nmn kinuha canopy dhl nagputol putol un net nmn ng suggest cla ng wimax dw ..sht cla wlang pingbago !!!muka lng clng pera

  19. Arthur says:

    Sir,

    pwede po ba sa mindoro ang smartbro wimax?

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