Both Smart and Sun are going to be bringing the Android One to consumers everywhere, allowing everyone access to smartphones that not only have the latest Android OS, bu give an amazing user experience to match.
“We believe the Internet should be experienced by as many users as possible, which is why we have launched digital inclusion initiatives like our FREE Internet offer that have encouraged more people to go online. This partnership with Google for Android One will surely accelerate our ‘Internet for All’ initiative that paves the way for more Filipinos to experience the best of the Internet using their mobile phones,” said Charles A. Lim, EVP and Wireless Consumer Division Head at Smart and Sun Cellular.
(Read more about the Android One platform HERE)
Smart and Sun brands will be offering the Cherry Mobile One phone through attractively priced postpaid plans, which will also include FREE data allowance for Android OS updates and Google Play downloads for the first six months of the subscription. This will allow subscribers to enjoy Google’s app updates without the worry of additional data charges.
Users will also be able to make purchases from the Google Play store and charge the balance to their pre- or post-paid accounts, making the whole experience of using and Android device that much easier, even without a credit card.