ASUS and Globe At Home join hand-in-hand for the new E-Skwela Essentials

A new school year is upon us, and students are going back to school to pursue their education. However, because of last year’s pivot to distance learning, young learners have adapted to getting their education digitally.

To maximize one’s experience in the online learning setup, you need to have the essential tools. That’s why Globe at Home and ASUS are partnering to make online learning more affordable for students through its Shopee-exclusive promo.

From now until August 18, 2021, every purchase of any Globe at Home Prepaid Wifi device gets you an ASUS voucher worth P1,500 plus free shipping. You can use this voucher to buy any product in the ASUS Expert Series store in Shopee. Alternatively, Globe at Home is giving away P500 discount vouchers when you shop for any laptop in the ASUS Expert Series store in Shopee. This special voucher is valid for homeschooling essentials from Globe at Home, namely the Globe at Home Prepaid WiFi, Globe Streamwatch Xtreme Prepaid WiFi, and Globe at Home LTE-Advanced Prepaid WiFi.

These Globe at Home and ASUS bundles, which are also available on Shopee’s upcoming 8.8 sale, are perfect for families looking for affordable yet excellent homeschool bundles to help their kids make the most out of their online learning experience.

“A new school year brings promise for Filipino students to pursue their dreams, and that’s why we at Globe at Home are excited to partner with ASUS to offer product bundles students can use at the comforts and safety of their homes,” Barbie Dapul, VP for Marketing of Globe At Home said. 

Likewise, ASUS believes that it is important to support Filipino students in their pursuit of learning. “Every Filipino child has the right to education, and we at ASUS are more than happy to work with Globe at Home to make excellent study-from-home tools more affordable to more Filipinos,” George Su, Country Head-System Business Group of ASUS said. 

The discount vouchers from Globe at Home and ASUS are exclusively available on their respective Shopee stores and are valid until July 19, 2022. 

Globe at Home’s partnership with ASUS is a testament to Globe Telecom’s commitment to create beautiful experiences for people to have choices, overcome challenges, and discover new ways to enjoy life. While the ongoing pandemic has posed a lot of challenges to the pursuit of learning, Globe Telecom continues to find ways to help students continue their studies to reach their dreams. 

To learn more about Globe at Home and its products, you may visit Globe’s official website: https://www.globe.com.ph/apps-content/globe-at-home.html#gref

Globe at Home Prepaid WiFi launches new LTE-Advanced modems

Seeking to improve the way we live and go about our daily activities under the new normal, Globe at Home Prepaid WiFi is making sure that families get a steady and reliable internet connection at home with a faster and more advanced LTE modem.

Globe at Home’s LTE-Advanced modem is two times faster than other Globe Prepaid modems. It’s equipped with boosters, enabled by carrier aggregation capabilities, for a more reliable, higher-speed internet connection that is easy to set up.

“Globe’s home prepaid WiFi sets the bar for broadband not only because of its larger capacity but more importantly for its affordability and accessibility. It is a great choice for families because it is shareable, easy to load, and comes in a wide range of budget-friendly options,” said Darius Delgado, Vice President and Head of Broadband Business at Globe.

Globe At Home Prepaid WiFi is currently available in several promo offers packed with freebies depending on the budget. Among them are HomeWATCH and HomeSURF offers come with a bigger data allocation that is more than sufficient for today’s demands.

Customers can avail of or order Globe At Home Prepaid WiFi kits via www.shop.globe.com.ph, the nearest Globe store, or through various channels and promos using the Globe At Home, Gcash and Globe One apps.

Globe’s continuous efforts to improve its network performance every year have resulted in more affordable and faster internet services for its broadband customers. Since 2016, the prices per gigabyte (GB) of all Globe broadband services such as Globe At Home Prepaid WiFi, wired Globe At Home Postpaid, and Globe at Home Postpaid LTE have gone down by more than
60%.

Along with the decrease in prices is the improvement in average download speeds in the country. In December, the country’s average mobile download speed was higher at 22.5 Mbps compared to 18.49 Mbps in November 2020, with an upload speed of 6.03 Mbps and latency of 33 ms according to the Speedtest® Global Index by Ookla®, the global leader in internet testing and analysis.

In terms of fixed broadband, Ookla® data shows that the Philippine average rose to 31.44 Mbps in December from 28.68 Mbps in November 2020.

Globe is carrying out a three-pronged strategy for network upgrades and expansion, which includes aggressive cell site builds; upgrading its cell sites to 4G/LTE using many different frequencies; and fast-tracking the fiberization of Filipino homes nationwide.

The company strongly supports the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, particularly UN SDG No. 9 which highlights the roles of infrastructure and innovation as crucial drivers of economic growth and development. Globe is committed to upholding the 10 United Nations Global Compact principles and 10 UN SDGs.

For more information, visit www.globe.com.ph.