Smart is firing up select 5G sites in key cities in Visayas and Mindanao in order to jumpstart nationwide coverage of 5G service.
Currently, Smart is pushing ahead with their initial phase of its 5G commercial rollout and is now the first telco to have 5G sites active in select areas in Boracay, Cebu, Iloilo, and Davao. This is in addition to already existing covered areas such as:
- Makati Central Business District
- Bonifacio Global City CBD
- Araneta City
- Mall of Asia Bay Area
- North Avenue, Quezon City
- Taft Avenue, Manila
- Ortigas CBD
- New Clark City, Pampganga
Smart 5G is also available in strategic locations in the provinces of Cavite, Laguna, Rizal, cities of Manila, Quezon City, Makati, Taguig, Pasig, Mandaluyong, Marikina, Paranaque, Valenzuela, Caloocan, Navotas, San Juan, and Pasay.
“Our initial Smart 5G rollout lays the foundation of our vision to turn the Philippines into a Smart 5G country that is at par with the world’s technologically-advanced nations. With superfast speeds and ultra-low latency, Smart 5G will unlock more powerful digital services meant to further improve and simplify the life of our customers,” said Alfredo S. Panlilio, PLDT Chief Revenue Officer and Smart President and CEO.