Friday, June 18, 2021

LIST: What are budget-friendly Globe 5G devices?

HEARD of the flagship 5G smartphones from various tech giants such as the Samsung S21, Huawei Mate 40 Pro and the iPhone12 range? While popular, they can be expensive. Good thing Globe Postpaid plans now come with budget-friendly 5G smartphones.

Globe offers a wide array of budget-friendly 5G-ready devices that allows one to stream high-quality movies and TV shows, play online games and get on conference calls with clearer video and audio.

But first, one needs a good 5G-ready device to experience the full potential of this technology. This can be purchased here or at the nearest Globe Store.

  • Huawei’s Nova 7 SE
It is currently the most affordable 5G smartphone in the lineup. While it’s the most affordable, it packs a lot on tech. The nifty smartphone features a 6.5-inch screen, a powerful Kirin 820 chipset, 8GB of RAM and a 64-megapixel Five AI camera, comes for free with Globe’s ThePlan 1299 and above.
  • Huawei Nova 7
Coming in with a slightly larger screen and an upgraded chipset is the Huawei Nova 7. This 5G smartphone boasts a 6.53-inch display with a 2400x1080 resolution, a formidable Kirin 985 chipset and a quad-camera feature. The Nova 7 comes bundled at no extra cost with Globe’s ThePlan 1799 and above.
  • Samsung Galaxy A42 5G
This also suits cost-conscious customers, featuring a 6.6-inch super Amoled screen, 128GB of memory and a quad-camera setup. One may get this model for free with Globe’s ThePlan 1799 and above.

Customers may also choose from Globe’s flagship phones, including the Samsung Galaxy Note20, Samsung S20 Ultra, Huawei P40 and P40 Pro, that promise to maximize 5G’s powerful speeds and enjoy new ways to connect, watch, play and socialize given the new normal.

To enjoy the complete 5G experience, users need a 5G-capable mobile phone with a 4G/LTE SIM which are both compatible with Globe’s upgraded network.

Upgrading one’s 3G SIM to a 5G-ready SIM is absolutely free.

The Philippines' average speeds continue to improve, registering increases in December 2020 and besting 13 more countries at this time, according to the Speedtest® Global Index by Ookla®, the global leader in internet testing and analysis. In December, the country’s average mobile download speed was higher at 22.5 Mbps compared to 18.49 Mbps in November 2020, with an upload speed of 6.03 Mbps and latency of 33 milliseconds.

The company strongly supports the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, particularly UN SDG No. 9 which highlights the roles of infrastructure and innovation as crucial drivers of economic growth and development. Globe is committed to upholding the 10 United Nations Global Compact principles and 10 UN SDGs.

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