News & Reviews: U Mobile
Last Updated: Aug 17, 2020
In a collaboration between Waze, U Mobile and SMART tunnel, it is now possible to use navigation apps such as Waze and Google Maps while driving inside the SMART Tunnel. This is thanks to a bunch of Waze Beacon which utilizes Bluetooth technology in order to transmit GPS and traffic data, instead of relying solely on mobile data.
Last Updated: Aug 05, 2020
During the Frost & Sullivan Asia Pacific Best Practices Awards 2020, U Mobile won the award for the Malaysia Mobile Service Provider of the Year. This is the company’s third time in a row to win the award.
Last Updated: Jul 01, 2020
Starting 1 April 2020, Malaysian telcos began to provide users with 1GB of data daily. Although that free data could be used for anything at the time, it only applied from 8 AM to 6 PM each day. Now, the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has announced that the free 1GB will apply for the entire day.
Last Updated: Jun 30, 2020
Today, U Mobile just suddenly announced a new Unlimited HERO P139 plan feature for their customers. According to their website, the new postpaid feature now allows customers to register up to three (3) Share 20 postpaid lines to share P139's 50GB hotspot data at just RM1 per month and per line!
Last Updated: Jun 06, 2020
With an end to the COVID-19 pandemic nowhere in sight, our country has to make an effort to bring things back to normal to ensure our economy doesn't deteriorate. Many companies are finding ways to help and for telcos, it's mostly free internet. to find new ways to contribute. To that end, telco operators based in Malaysia will continue to provide certain industries with free internet.
Last Updated: May 08, 2020
Today, in an on-going effort to ease the rakyat's burdens during the Conditional Movement Control Order, U Mobile have come up with some promotions. According to the company, they will be offering a Giler BagiLebih campaign with GoInsure 3 insurance plan alongside a free upgrade to an iPhone 11 (128GB) model when they purchase the iPhone 11 (64GB) model. But first, let's take a look at the campaign detail.
Last Updated: Apr 22, 2020
Opensignal is back with another Mobile Network Experience Report, this time analysing the user experience for Malaysians when it comes to mobile networks in the country. The report covers all major mobile network operators in Malaysia including Celcom, Digi, Maxis, U-Mobile, Unifi, and Yes. It also analyses the experiences of users across 14 different regions in Malaysia.
U Mobile's GoPayz #GiveBack campaign to aid Malaysians with a total of RM1 million and COVID-19 Relief FundLast Updated: Apr 07, 2020
Today, GoPayz, a universal e-wallet platform by U Mobile have joined the fight against the COVID-19 outbreak. From now on until 30 June 2020, GoPayz will be giving away a total of RM1 million worth of cash throughout their #GiveBack campaign. So how does that work? Read on below to find out more.
Last Updated: Apr 02, 2020
As we journey through Phase 2 of the Movement Control Order, U Mobile continues to provide their customers with their daily free 1GB Internet data and 2x Hotspot data up to 100GB. This time, the telco went an extra mile of donating a total of 100 new mobile phones equipped with 100 GX68 postpaid SIMs to the University Malaya Medical Centre and Hospital Sungai Buloh frontliners.
Last Updated: Mar 30, 2020
While MCMC have officially stated that the free 1GB Internet data provided by Celcom, Digi, Maxis and U Mobile will only be available in between 8AM - 6PM, many users thought that time limit is a bit of a letdown. Moreover, this applies to both postpaid and prepaid customers but not to Yoodo. Thanks to one of our readers, it has come to our attention that Yoodo users can use their free 1GB Internet data any time and anywhere.