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Google Android dominates PH smartphone market, says Smart

Leading wireless services provider has taken keen interest in an April 2012 study by research and analytics firm GfK, which states that the Google-owned mobile operating software (OS) now powers most smartphones in the country with a commanding 82.2% market share. The critically-acclaimed OS enjoyed a near threefold rise from 2011, officially dethroning a long-time market leader and competitor for the first time in history.

“Filipinos have spoken and they have chosen Android,” said Smart Chief Wireless Advisor Orlando Vea. “We have the widest selection of Android devices in the Philippines and we are proud to offer the best services alongside these best devices on the country’s best network,” he added.
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Posted by on July 12, 2012 in Smart Communications, Technology

 

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Smart modernization to increase capacity, aims for country’s greenest network

Smart’s network modernization program, initiated way ahead of competition, is already capable of providing up to 200 percent additional capacity on a “push-button” approach or when needed to meet the demands of customers. In spite of the significant increase in capacity, energy cost for the completed sites across the country has decreased by an average of 20.54 percent for the second half of 2011.

“Our subscribers will experience the benefits of additional capacity in the enhanced quality of our voice, SMS and broadband services, especially once we complete the testing and optimization of our modernized sites,” said Smart Chief Wireless Advisor Orlando Vea.
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Posted by on February 8, 2012 in Smart Communications, Technology

 

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Smartphone use to rise sharply in 2012

Wireless leader Smart Communications, Inc. (Smart) expects smartphone usage in the Philippine to rise sharply in 2012 given the growth momentum established late last year. According to Smart Chief Wireless Advisor Orlando B. Vea, the company has seen a doubling of the number of subscribers using smartphones in the last four months of 2011 due to the growing demand of mobile Internet and increased availability of devices.

“Our subscribers have responded very well to our attractive and innovative smartphone offers campaigns, particularly in the second half of the year. At the same time, our network modernization program which is far ahead of the competition, is already delivering a superior mobile internet experience to our subscribers today,” Vea said.
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Posted by on January 25, 2012 in Smart Communications, Technology

 

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