SMART’s newest SurfMax and SurfMax Plus have been announced and replaced the unlimited 4G LTE and Smart Bro 3G internet promos.
Alongside with these new plans for both postpaid and prepaid subscribers, SMART confirmed that they will be limiting the speed of SurfMax and SurfMax LTE once reached with the daily data cap of 800MB a day.
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So what will happen to your internet speed once you’ve reached the limit of Smart SurfMax?
Smart will throttle or limit your internet speed by either downgrading your 4G LTE to 3G signals or by making both 4G and 3G step down to 2.5G/2G speed (EDGE/GPRS) until 12 midnight. As of writing, Smart is yet to announce the exact download and upload speed once user reached the data cap of 800MB per day.
What could you do with an 800MB data per day?
You could either enjoy one or two lines below depending on how you manage your data.
- 4-5 games of DOTA 2 online
- 1-2 movie download in 480p/standard definition
- 2-4 TV series download in 480p/standard definition
- 1-3 hours of Youtube streaming
- Lots of emails, social networking (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Vine, Periscope), messaging
Plans and how to register on SurfMax Prepaid:
Use promo code below and send it to 9999 via text/SMS or go to Smart.com.ph dashboard on your browser.
|SurfMax 50||P50||1 day|
|3G All-day surfing||SURFMAX50|
|SurfMax 299||P299||7 days|
|SurfMax 999||P999||30 days|
|Surfmax Plus 50||P50||1 day|
|LTE All-day surfing||SURFMAXPLUS50|
|SurfMax Plus 299||P299||7 days|
|SurfMax Plus 995||P995||30 days|
|SURFMAX POSTPAID (Available on November 10, 2015)|
|SurfMax 995||SURFMAX995||P995||30 Days|
|SurfMax 995 Autorenew||GO SURFMAX995||P995||30 Days|
Other plans specifically for Smart Bro but will still work with normal SMART Prepaid SIM cards:
|SurfMax 50||SURFMAX50||P50||1 day|
|SurfMax 85||SURFMAX85||P85||2 days|
|SurfMax 200||SURFMAX200||P200||5 days|
|SurfMax 250||SURFMAX250||P250||7 days|
|SurfMax 500||SURFMAX500||P500||15 days|
|SurfMax 995||SURFMAX995||P995||30 days|
Smart says they will throttle the speed or reduce the overall download and upload speed. However, they didn’t clarify yet on what exact speed you will be throttled to. Smart will announce more information for this one. So be sure to stick on our Facebook, Twitter and website for updates about the latest SurfMax.
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