In a groundbreaking move, Smart, one of the Philippines’ leading telecommunications providers, has embarked on a journey to revolutionize the way mobile users in the country experience eSIM technology. Smart is now offering prepaid and postpaid eSIMs via digital delivery, marking a significant step in its mission to set the pace for eSIM adoption in the Philippines. With this innovative approach, customers can conveniently order and activate their eSIMs from the comfort of their homes, ushering in a new era of seamless connectivity.
The Convenience of Digital Delivery
With Smart’s new digital delivery service, obtaining a Smart Prepaid or Postpaid eSIM has never been easier. Mobile users can simply visit the Smart Online Store and place an order, with the eSIM delivered directly to their email inbox within moments. Upon receiving the email, customers need to scan their unique QR code and complete the registration process to start enjoying Smart’s top-notch data, call, and text services.
Accessibility and Payment Options
Smart has gone to great lengths to ensure accessibility and convenience for all its customers. The Smart Online Store is accessible via any web browser or mobile device, eliminating the need for downloading additional apps or complicated log-in procedures. Furthermore, Smart accepts a wide range of payment methods, including Maya, GCash, Mastercard, Visa, American Express, JCB, SPay, and DragonPay, giving customers the flexibility to choose their preferred payment option.
Meeting Customer Preferences
Recognizing that some customers may still prefer traditional methods, Smart continues to offer eSIMs on printed cards, making them available at strategic locations like international and local airports, Smart Stores, Smart flagship stores on Lazada and Shopee, and accredited retailers. Postpaid users can also visit Smart Stores nationwide to personally acquire their eSIMs.
A Trailblazing Initiative
Alex O. Caeg, Head of Consumer Business – Individual at Smart, expressed the company’s enthusiasm for pioneering the Philippines’ first Prepaid eSIM and its commitment to offering the broadest and most flexible eSIM options in the market. Customers now have the freedom to choose between prepaid and postpaid, digital or printed card versions, and various purchase and payment methods.
Sustainability at the Core
Smart’s introduction of the eSIM aligns with the PLDT Group’s commitment to sustainability, reflecting its dedication to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) principles and contributing to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals. The adoption of digital delivery is expected to significantly reduce the company’s carbon footprint and logistics impact.
Price and Availability
Smart offers competitive pricing for its eSIMs:
- Smart Prepaid eSIM: PHP 99 (includes FREE 21GB data, 30 minutes of all network calls, and 100 all-net text messages)
- Smart Postpaid eSIM: PHP 999 (features Unli 5G for 12 months, Unli All-Net Mobile Calls and Texts, Unli Landline Calls, and a Netflix Mobile Plan for 12 months)
To learn more about these exciting eSIM offerings, visit the corresponding links for prepaid and postpaid eSIMs. Embrace the future of connectivity with Smart’s hassle-free eSIM solutions and elevate your mobile experience today.