Our demand for more data and more efficient data on our mobile plans seem to be increasing as we become more attached to our mobile phones. We have too many social media (to post our wefies with our bubbas) or shopping apps takes up our bandwidth. Singtel has recently unveiled a range of mobile plans that are fully integrated with a new premium high-speed WiFi network that it is rolling out at crowded locations and underground MRT stations.
The new Singtel mobile plans are Asia’s first WiFi-integrated mobile plans which comes in 6 Combo plans which are designed to meet consumers’ fast growing mobile data needs by offering high-speed WiFi usage in addition to 4G data bundles. The new Singtel premium WiFi network complements the existing 4G network and boosts network capacity in crowded, congestion-prone locations, it also optimize mobile data experience where its needed most.
Combo plan customers will be able to switch automatically between the 3G, 4G and SingTel WiFi network without a manual password login. Combo plans start from S$27.90 to S$239.90 (SingTel has permanently waived the 4G value-added service subscription charges to allow subscribers to enjoy a high-speed and seamless experience).
As a launch promotion (valid til 31 July 2015), customers will enjoy unlimited WiFi usage until 31 July 2015. Subsequently, all Combo plans will come with 2GB of WiFi data allowances. The Combo plans is better value for money than existing plans as they offer up to 200 minutes more local talktime and up to 500 more SMS messages. From 19 August 2014, new or existing Singtel subscribers who re-contract their mobile plans will be upgraded to the new Singtel Premium WiFi network. The new Singtel Premium WiFi mobile plan will give us five times faster than typical free public WiFi services*.
We are inviting readers to share how you plan to use the outgoing talk time and unlimited data usage with the new Singtel Premium WiFi mobile to connect with friends and loved ones in not more than 100 words here or on our Facebook Page. Contest runs from 27 – 31 October 2014 using hashtag #Getmorevalue. Winner for the contest will win an additional 2GB data plan for 12 months, worth S$256.80. Winner for the giveaway is Charlotte Ng.
Coverage available at launch includes more than 100 hotspots at 11 locations, including popular shopping malls such as:-
- Raffles City
- Plaza Singapura
- Junction 8
- Funan DigitalMall
- The Atrium
- Changi City Point
SingTel will progressively roll out the network to all CapitaMall shopping centres. Hotspots will also be installed in Singapore’s busiest underground MRT stations and major bus interchanges.
DETAILS: For the full list of SingTel WiFi hotspot locations, please visit singtel.com/stwifi. *average typical speeds of SingTel WiFi range from 4 to 10Mbps.
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