News & Reviews: Maxis
Last Updated: Aug 30, 2019
With Hotlink still offering a free 62GB worth of Internet data for their customers, it has been announced that the users using Hotlink Postpaid Flex Plus Plan will be granted an additional 10GB data for YouTube for RM60/month, along with Hotlink Postpaid Flex With More Data users are getting 3GB data for YouTube.
Last Updated: Aug 29, 2019
In conjunction with this coming Merdeka, Maxis launched their #100peratusMalaysia campaign with a short video. Intending to highlight how our diversity works together to make us Malaysians all stronger, the video showcases Malaysian celebrities like Chef Wan, Datuk Santokh Singh, Deborah Priya Henry, Douglas Lim, Farah Ann Abdul Hadi, Marina Mahathir and Tiara Jacquelina through their DNA.
Last Updated: Aug 26, 2019
Still looking to get the Vivo S1 from a telco package? Well, Maxis may just have a great deal for you. Already starting from 23 August 2019 onwards, customers will be able to purchase the device for just RM1 with MaxisOne Plan 158!
Comparison: Samsung Galaxy Note10 series pre-order plans by Celcom, Digi, Maxis, U Mobile and YES 4GLast Updated: Aug 14, 2019
So the online pre-order for the Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and Note 10+ are sold out on Samsung Malaysia's official store. No worries, multiple partners are selling the same device and there is still some time left before the pre-order ends on 18 August 2019. So without further ado - here's what you can get out of Celcom, Digi, Maxis, U Mobile and YES 4G.
NewsBytes 2019 #18 - Realme C2 RM399, #KLFW2019, PrestoTravel, Digi Road Safety, Tencent Wukong AI and moreLast Updated: Aug 10, 2019
In this week's tech news recap, Samsung stole the show by unpacking the latest Samsung Galaxy Note10 and Note10+! Compared with the predecessor, it has several new features such as the S Pen Air Action, AR Doodle, PlayGalaxy Link, 3D Scanner and many more. Samsung Malaysia quickly soon announced the official local price starting from RM3699 and the series are now on pre-order which sold out quickly. Dayum son! We can't wait to get our hands on it for the review!!
Besides that, HONOR Malaysia shortly announced the HONOR 20 Pro price for RM2299 (not too shabby). If you're thinking of getting one, we just released our review so do check out the camera capabilities (#satisfied). Also, Huawei revealed its own HarmonyOS which can potentially replace Android and they should just do it anyway as a competition. Lastly, some #khabarbaik announcement by TM on new price slash for all Streamyx users at RM69/month and Unifi Air for RM79/month. Pretty cool, now onto the NewsBytes below.
Last Updated: Jul 17, 2019
Since last November, Maxis and Gamuda signed an agreement in the provision and deployment of network infrastructure and services for twentyfive.7. This time around, both parties did another Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and Maxis is to provide and deploy 5G network infrastructure and services in Gamuda Cove, which will eventually be the first 5G township when it's ready in the country.
Last Updated: Jul 13, 2019
Just last June, Maxis held an “Innovate our Tomorrow” (IoT) Challenge and gotten good responses from Penang, Kuching and Kuala Lumpur. Partnering with Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), The Challenge is the first of the many joint initiatives and designed to promote the ecosystem development of IoT solutions. Also, their eKelas programme had a drama competition but we will get to that later below.
Last Updated: Jul 22, 2019
So say you're the head of the house and have a family of four, your children's or parents' smartphone is dying out and it's time to get to a new one. Giving them your secondhand phone sounds like a good idea, but when you think about it, the lifespan of the secondhand phone is short and you’ll have to repeat the same cycle again. There are additional risks to think about as well, using an outdated operating system leaves their digital security vulnerable. the small memory capacity also does not allow them access to all the big apps now. With this, you shouldn't compromise your family’s needs. They deserve better than a secondhand phone!
For RM48/month, MaxisONE Share could be your best solution. Having a shared line is one thing, but Maxis levelled it up further by introducing a new feature called MaxisONE Share that allows you to get a phone for each Share Line. Currently, it is the only postpaid plan with phones for supplementary lines. But does that make MaxisONE Share the perfect device sharing plan? There's only one way to find out, so read on below!
NewsBytes 2019 #14 - Digi, Maxis & Samsung aiding the needy, Razer Edition 2019 Proton Iriz, Refer A Friend w/ Setel and moreLast Updated: Jun 23, 2019
After a swarm of events and PR news from the post-Hari Raya holidays, tech news was calm again this week and there isn't much going on. The biggest one was probably the Xiaomi Mi 9T, also known as the K20 is launched in Malaysia from RM1199 which is dirt cheap, Shopee 7.7 Orange Madness campaign is back with awesome RM1 items, RM0.77 Shocking Sale, Shopee24 Express Delivery and more, 11street died and revived as PrestoMall, Harry Potter: Wizards Unite is now available in Malaysia and the Huawei Nova 5 series got unveiled.
Last Updated: Jun 13, 2019
For the first time ever, Maxis is introducing a new feature called MaxisONE Share for MaxisONE Plan users. Users of the said plan can now purchase any latest smartphone on Zerolution and this means that the Maxis family can now own up to five smartphones in just under one account, for just RM48 a month for the plan price.