Globe’s venture to secure North American locations with its 5G roaming, which now extends to major markets in the United States and Canada. The telecommunications firm will officially launch the 5G roaming service through Canada-based Telus on June 15 and US-based AT&T on June 17.
Globe will also announce its partnership with the technology communications company in Europe, Vodafone.
Globe roamers in Hungary, Germany, Ireland and Netherlands will get an enhanced 5G connectivity experience by July 2021.
Visiting Vodafone subscribers may also experience 5G connectivity in the Philippines as long as they have 5G-enabled handsets and in 5G-powered locations in the country.
Globe has coverage of 5G roaming in Europe: Finland, Denmark, Sweden, Norway, and Estonia through Telia Company; Italy through Telecom Italia; and Hungary, Germany, Ireland, and the Netherlands through Vodafone.
Roam Surf Plus
“Together with our customers, we look forward to the day that the world will open once again for travel,” said Coco Domingo, VP for Postpaid and International, Globe. “For our part, we will fulfill our commitment to continuously innovate with a purpose so our customers will be prepared to roam the world with 5G technology at their fingertips.”
Globe makes sure that its customers will have the best travel experience at an affordable price with Roam Surf Plus. This is Globe’s latest add-on call and SMS promo for both Postpaid and Prepaid customers that they can register on top of their Roam Surf 399¹ which already allows all-day surfing for Postpaid customers and 1GB of data for Prepaid customers for 24 hours upon activation.
And for an additional P200, Postpaid roamers will already get all-day calls and all-net texts while Prepaid roamers get 60 minutes of calls and 60 all-net texts valid for 24 hours for both customers. To register, Postpaid customers must activate Roam Surf 399 by turning on their mobile data and data roaming, while Prepaid customers can register to Roam Surf 399 via GCash, GlobeOne, or *143#. Once active, text ROAMSURFPLUS to 8080 for free. This offer is available for a limited time only.