Globe expands 5G coverage in NCR, Visayas, Mindanao
Globe has recently expanded the 5G coverage in cities located in NCR, Visayas, and Mindanao.
The telco accelerates 5G technology in key cities of Visayas and Mindanao. This includes Bacolod, Boracay, Iloilo, Talisay, Lapu-Lapu, Cordova, Minglanilla, and Cebu City in the Visayas. For Mindanao, it has Davao City and Cagayan De Oro.
Globe shared that the 5G network has already reached certain areas in Davao City last November. 5G development is very active in Metro Manila, adding additional sites to widen its coverage in the metro. It aims to cover about 80% by the end of 2020.
Globe customers are encouraged to get their 5G capable mobile devices via the postpaid plans available on the Globe online store or Globe stores in Davao City.
Globe’s aggression on 5G rollout is part of its 3-pronged strategy for network upgrades and expansion, including aggressive cell site building, upgrading its cell sites to 4G/LTE using many different frequencies fast-tracking the fiberization of Filipino homes nationwide.
The company likewise champions the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, specifically UNSDG No. 9, which recognizes the importance of infrastructure and innovation as crucial drivers of economic growth and development. Globe has vowed to uphold the 10 United Nations Global Compact principles and 10 UN SDGs.