Smart expands LTE capacity in Batangas up to two times!

Smart has announced that they just improved they just doubled their 4G LTE capacity in Batangas.

Smart expands LTE capacity in Batangas up to two times!
Better Smart LTE coverage in Batangas

Smart said that residents in Batangas can expect faster internet speeds and better overall mobile data experience.

Better Smart LTE coverage in Batangas

The upgrades starting in 2018 where the company increased coverage and tripled the LTE network capacity in Batangas. Smart further improved their services when they rolled out LTE-A across the province as well.


In 2019, the telco is looking to double the current LTE and 3G capacity in Batangas to provide better service to the 3 million living there.

Smart deployed LTE base stations and added new network sites to improve their signal’s reach especially in major roads such as the Southern Tagalog Arterial Road and high traffic areas such as schools, government offices, public markets, tourism sites and beach resorts.

Lipa City will also enjoy improved LTE capacity as well as Batangas City since it hosts the country’s busiest port.

The improvements in Batangas are part of PLDT and Smart’s nationwide efforts to upgrade its fixed and mobile networks in the Philippines.

Last 2018, the company increased the number of LTE base stations by over 86 percent year-on-year or around 16,200.

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PayMaya and LPU Batangas collaborate on a Super Secure School ID!

PayMaya and LPU Batangas launches new Super ID that notifies oldsters when a pupil instances in and out of campus. It additionally doubles as a debit card!
PayMaya and LPU Batangas collaborate on a Super Secure School ID!
Smart, PLDT and PayMaya executives with LPU Batangas Senior VP
In the following couple of weeks, the Lyceum of the Philippines Batangas (LPU Batangas) highschool and faculty scholars could have their very own PayMaya powered Super ID that function a tracking software for attendance and as a pay as you go card for cashless transactions with institutions that fortify the provider inside the campus.

Due to the integrated RF ID embeded within the PayMaya ID card, Parents needn’t to fret about whether or not or now not their youngsters arrived or have left the campus as a result of they’re going to be notified once their kid has entered or left the campus. This successfully makes it a nice tracking the attendance of scholars.

We’re proud to be the primary to put in force essentially the most complicated faculty ID gadget in South Luzon. This will assist within the daily lives of scholars as their IDs can now double as virtual gear that they are able to use inside of and outdoor the campus, Lyceum of the Philippines University Batangas Senior Vice President Erick Badillo mentioned. 

We’d love to congratulate our companions in Lyceum of the Philippines University Batangas for being the pioneer of essentially the most complicated faculty ID in South Luzon. This is a important step against embracing the virtual economic system, which can lead scholars to a higher way of life and studying revel in, PayMaya COO and Managing Director Paolo Azzola added. 

Students can even acquire the advantage of PayMaya’s virtual economic system products and services for cashless transactions in transportation, schooling, buying groceries and extra. Inside the LPU campus, the scholars now not wish to use money to pay for pieces purchased within the faculty bookstall or foods purchased within the cafeteria.

Should scholars want money, they are able to use their PayMaya faculty ID to withdraw money from Bancnet ATMS national or scholars can obtain finances from their oldsters from anyplace which makes it extra handy for cash transfers oldsters and scholars alike.

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