Maxis announces new fiber for home package
By Digital News Asia May 24, 2012
- Maxis drops prices for its high-speed fiber offering
- Company touts more value for money
INTEGRATED communications service provider Maxis Berhad (Maxis) announced that it has lowered its Fiber Internet from Home service to RM118 per month for the 10 megabits per second (Mbps) package beginning May 18.
The new deal, offered for a limited time only, will however tie in subscribers via a contract for a period of 24 months.
Besides making high speed fiber Internet more affordable to consumers, the promotion also offers subscribers the chance to make substantial savings on their monthly spend in comparison to other 10Mbps packages in the market, Maxis said in a statement.
“Malaysians are looking for a faster, seamless and richer Internet experience that is affordable to enable them to stay connected with their family and friends the world over, while enriching their lifestyles," said Harold Quek, head of Maxis Home Products.
"With this promotion, not only do they have a choice, they will also get the speed and reliability of the best and widest network coverage in the country, and at the same time enjoy more benefits in addition to fast Internet connectivity," he added.
The new offering will offer more value for money as customers will also have access to unlimited download quotas, be allocated free minutes to Maxis mobile numbers and selected IDD destinations, as well as unlimited calls to Maxis fixed lines, the company said.
Customers will also enjoy free value-added services such as unlimited music downloads through Onemusic, Internet security, as well as free devices. In addition, Maxis postpaid customers will get extra 150 minutes on their Maxis mobile every month, at no extra cost.
Existing Maxis Home Fiber Internet customers who have completed a minimum of 12 months on their contract are also eligible to migrate to the new package at no extra cost by renewing their contract for another 24 months.
The Maxis Fiber Internet service is built on fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) technology and is available across 1.2 million homes and offices in the Klang Valley and selected areas in Penang, Johor Baru, Ipoh and Melaka.
To subscribe to this limited period promotion, customers within the coverage areas can simply visit the nearest Maxis centre, Maxis exclusive partner outlets or apply online.
For more information, visit Maxis' website.