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Sun upgrades network to LTE, rolls out new affordable data offers

By Yrda Veanssa Sy Fernandez - on 17 Oct 2017, 6:26pm

Sun upgrades network to LTE, rolls out new affordable data offers

Sun has finally upgraded its network to LTE or Long Term Evolution, the international standard for high-speed mobile communication, paving the way for a much better mobile experience for subscribers. With its newest and widest LTE network, Sun now makes it possible for subscribers all over the country to enjoy online activities at blazing speeds.

“As a brand that caters to practical Filipinos and gives them best-value choices, Sun’s upgrade to LTE means unlocking even greater value for our beloved subscribers, who can now enjoy our value-packed promos infused with data to suit their needs,” said Miriam Choa, Prepaid Business Head.

Sun’s enhanced network capacity and coverage also come with new data offers that allow subscribers to make the most of the LTE experience, such as Sun Big Time Data 70 which comes with 1GB data, unlimited texts to all networks, and 30 minutes of calls to Sun, valid for seven days for only PhP 70. To register, Sun Prepaid subscribers may simply text BDATA70 to 247.

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“Powered by Sun’s newest and fastest LTE network and our new data offer, our customers can now go online and enjoy more ways to connect with family and friends, get their daily dose of digital content, and access productivity tools online, making for a leveled-up mobile experience,” added Choa.

To assist customers upgrade to the Sun LTE experience, Sun Prepaid subscribers may go to any Sun Shop nationwide to swap their old Sun Prepaid 3G SIM with a FREE LTE-ready SIM without having to change their existing Sun number. On the other hand, Sun will facilitate the LTE upgrade of its postpaid subscribers within the month.

Sun’s LTE upgrade is part of PLDT Group’s ongoing network improvement efforts which include the integration of the Smart and Sun mobile networks. The PLDT Group has finished its LTE rollout in Metro Davao, Metro Cebu, Boracay, and Rizal, while it is currently ongoing in Metro Manila.