Maxis is expanding its broadband coverage in Kelantan, Pahang & Terengganu this year with 50% more coverage.
New coverage areas for Maxis Broadband:
- Kelantan- Bachok, Kerteh, Panji, Pasir Mas and Peringat
- Pahang- Bentong, Kuantan and Temerloh
- Terengganu- Chukai, Dungun, Kuala Berang and Kerteh.
In the past few months, Maxis said that it will be increasing its HSPA and HSPA+ coverage areas however there were no mention in the press release on what technology will be used for those new sites.
Maxis Berhad (‘Maxis’), Malaysia’s leading communications provider, today opened a window to the world of unlimited internet for its customers in the East Coast region of Malaysia including Kelantan, Pahang and Terengganu. Maxis customers may now enjoy higher speeds in accessing the digital realm on the go thanks to extended broadband coverage. Maxis is committed to building 50% more sites in 2010 to improve broadband coverage in the region.
Customers may now enjoy Maxis broadband coverage in major towns in Kelantan such as Bachok, Kerteh, Panji, Pasir Mas and Peringat; in Pahang such as Bentong, Kuantan and Temerloh; and in Terengganu such as Chukai, Dungun, Kuala Berang and Kerteh. In 2009, Maxis established broadband coverage in the major towns of Kuantan, Kuala Terengganu and Kota Bharu.
In addition, Maxis will continue to improve existing broadband coverage in the East Coast in the following areas: in Kelantan (Tanah Merah and Tumpat), Pahang (Maran, Pekan, Penyor, Raub, Rompin and Semantan) and Terengganu (Nerus, Marang and Pantai).
Jean-Pascal Van Overbeke, Chief Operating Officer of Maxis Berhad said, “Maxis is delivering on our promise to enrich our customers’ lives with the world of unlimited internet, thanks to improved broadband coverage in the East Coast region. We recently invested in an upgrade of all aspects of our telecommunications infrastructure in this region, enabling customers to enjoy a much improved experience in browsing the Internet, video-streaming, and the uploading and downloading of high-resolution files.”
Maxis has a free broadband modem promotion which has recently been extended to 31 May due to popular demand. Customers enjoy great discounts and a free modem when they sign up for broadband packages which start from as low as RM48 per month.
Signing up is easy. Customers just need to visit the nearest Maxis Centre or Maxis Broadband Reseller outlet. They may also sign up online at www.maxis.com.my/broadband and choose to have their modems delivered to them at home.