Digi partners with Apple Music, no streaming chargers


Digi Telecommunications customers who have activated the Digi Music Freedom music streaming pass can now enjoy listening to Apple Music content with no internet charges. Apple Music joins 21 other popular music apps like Spotify, Deezer, TIDAL, JOOX and MixRadio on Digi Music Freedom which allows customers to listen to music from their internet service of choice. Apple Music users ...

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Get the iPhone 6s with Celcom FIRST, powered by 4G LTE lightning speed network

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Celcom Axiata Berhad, the first and foremost mobile telecommunications provider in country, is offering an enriched customer experience with the launch of the most amazing smartphones of the year – the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, by teaming it with its personalised FIRST plans that are powered by its 4G LTE lightning speed network. Get the iPhone 6s from ...

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Samsung Gear S2 pre-order now available in Malaysia


Samsung Malaysia Electronics announced the Samsung Gear S2 last week, the company’s latest smart watch. Introduced in two different options – the Gear S2 and the Gear S2 classic – the Gear S2 classic is made for users who prefer a more timeless watch design, offering an elegant Black finish with a matching genuine leather band. The Gear S2 is ...

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DiGi 4G LTE coverage now at 60%, LTE-A with 150Mbps speed now available

(L-R) Christian Thrane, Digi’s Chief Marketing Officer & Kesavan Sivabalan, Digi’s Chief Network Officer.

Digi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd announced that it currently has the widest 4G LTE network with a 60% population coverage nationwide, measured at a minimum signal strength quality of -110dbm. The Telco said its engineers have been busy rolling out its network this past month to bring 4G LTE access to 80 major cities and towns, with key market centres averaging ...

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Gartner says 6.4 Billion Internet of Things (IoT) will be in use in 2016


Market research firm, Gartner, Inc. forecasts that 6.4 billion connected things will be in use worldwide in 2016, up 30% from 2015, and will reach 20.8 billion by 2020. In 2016, 5.5 million new things will get connected every day, the firm said. Gartner estimates that the Internet of Things (IoT) will support total services spending of $235 billion in ...

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MyDigi self-service app out from Beta, officially announced


Digi Telecommunications has officially announced its MyDigi app that allows prepaid and postpaid customers to better control their Digi accounts. The app, now available in full version (Beta since 2012), offers a 24/7, quick and easy way to access and manage account settings. Among the key features of the MyDigi app include checking real-time usage and bill statements, linking multiple ...

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15,000 units of honor smartphones sold on 11.11.2015


Some 15,000 units of honor smartphones were sold during the honor Gala 2015 sale which was held on 11.11.2015. Over 200,000 honor fans took part in the sale, where 100 units of battery packs, retailing at RM11, were instantly sold on the Vmall website within four seconds, Huawei claims.

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Ovum sees Telcos becoming established players in the pay-TV market


Telecoms operators now provide around one-fifth of the world’s pay-TV subscriptions, market research firm Ovum revealed. Operations owned or controlled by Telcos accounted for 140 million retail pay-TV customer connections globally at the end of 2014 and this total soared to 177 million during 2015 – equivalent to 19% of the total pay-TV subscriber base (up from 14% year-on-year). According ...

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Digi network outage yesterday caused by “short circuit in power system”


Digi customers experienced a service outage yesterday evening between 6.30pm until 9.30pm. Customers were not able to make calls, use SMS and data although they were able to receive calls using the Digi network. The Telco made the following statement around 9pm yesterday in response to the network outage as thousands of customer complained via social media networks:

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Here’s what Malaysians have to say about Maxis, Malaysia’s Best Data network


We asked our followers on MalaysianWireless Facebook about their thoughts on Maxis network, Malaysia’s Best Data network. These are their response:

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