PLDT Home Partners with ASUS – To Offer the Strongest WiFi 6 System
PLDT Home responds to the demands of the times by partnering with tech leader, ASUS, to deliver the best WiFi 6 System in the Philippines.
Through this partnership, and via flexible plan add-ons, PLDT Home makes the best in class routers from ASUS available starting November 26, 2020. The routers are the ROG Rapture GT-AX11000 and the ASUS ZenWiFi XT8, both are well recognized by CNET and can unleash the full power of fiber connection at home.
“We’re happy to have partnered with ASUS to equip our subscribers with a powerful WiFi 6 technology so they can enjoy the fastest and seamless online connectivity at home. This partnership is in line with our mission to empower Filipino families to rediscover meaningful experiences and further pursue their passions powered by the strongest Fibr connection at home,”said Menardo G. Jimenez, PLDT Senior Vice President and Head of Consumer Business.
ROG Rapture GT-AX11000
The ROG Rapture GT-AX11000 was voted as one of the best gaming routers in the market. It comes with a 1.8Ghz Quad Core Tri-Band AX11000, AiMesh Technology, Beamforming + Traffic Analyzer/QoS AiProtection Pro, Parental Control, IPTV Support, Link Aggregation, and WTFast Gaming Network.
ASUS ZenWiFi XT8
The ZenWiFi XT8 received the Editor’s Choice Award in March this year by CNET. It features a 1.5Ghz Quad Core Tri-Band WiFi 6 (AX6600) Adaptive QoS, AiMesh Technology, AiProtection Pro, WP3 security, Supports Alexa & IFTTT.
“We are committed to providing our customers with the most innovative and award-winning technologies that can give them better digital experience at home. We are glad to have partnered with PLDT Home in making this possible and in reaching more Filipinos to unleash the full power of their fiber connections so that they can work, study, and play seamlessly at home,”shared Jeff Tang, ASUS Open Platform Group, Business Development Manager.
With the new ASUS routers’ WiFi 6 System, users will benefit from 4x faster WiFi speeds at 1000Mbps, 50% more area coverage with the ability to cover up to 270 sqm. per node. It also features unmatched simultaneous upload and download speeds, which can support up to over 50 devices simultaneously.
The ROG Rapture GT-AT11000 comes available with existing PLDT Home Fibr subscribers at PHP 1,349/month for 24 months; PHP 2,599/month for 12 months; or a one-time fee of PHP 26,700 for the outright purchase of the router. The ASUS ZenWiFi XT8, however, comes comes available to existing PLDT Home Fibr subscribers at PHP 1,399/month for 24 months; PHP 2,599/month for 12 months; or a one-time fee of PHP 26,299 for the outright purchase of the router.