Smart Communications and Sun Cellular announced the expansion of their free Internet offer to cover all their postpaid and broadband subscribers.
Earlier, the mobile carriers offered the free Internet service to prepaid subscribers only.
The companies in a statement said they are extending the duration of the free mobile Internet promo across all subscribers ? postpaid, prepaid and broadband — from November 30 through the Christmas season until January 5, 2015.
The announcement was made through the Twitter account of PLDT group chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan.
?TY for the overwhelming response to #SmartFREEInternet. Our early Christmas gift to our loyal and new subs ? offer now extended to Jan. 5,? the Twitter entry said. ?Even better ? free Internet now open to ALL prepaid, postpaid & broadband subscribers of Smart, TNT 7 Sun #smartFREEinternet for All.?
On top of their free Internet, all subscribers can also enjoy ?unli? ?all-you-can? Facebook access, including sending messages via Facebook messenger and viewing of videos embedded in the social networking site.
Subscribers can also enjoy all-day Wikipedia access as well on top of their daily 30 MB free data allocation.
Through this special offer, all of the 72 million subscribers of Smart, Sun and Talk ?N Text can enjoy browsing through all their favorite websites as well their social media accounts using their data-enabled handsets. They can also send and receive emails, use their favorite mobile apps, shop online, and more ? without incurring additional data charges.
This move comes a week after Smart and Sun Cellular surprised the industry with its groundbreaking offer for free mobile Internet for its Smart prepaid, Talk ?N Text and Sun Cellular prepaid mobile subscribers.