Editor's note: Aside from an exhibition game between Smart Omega and Blacklist International, Smart's Battle of Legends will also feature a duo Ranked Game with ML power couple Pein and Lou and tips on how to win as a squad with Dexie Diaz, Nix Gaming, News Express-Gamer, and Show My Rise. Below is their press release.
Fresh from their new roster announcement, Smart Omega is set to unleash their new lineup against the Mobile Legends Professional League (MPL) Season 7 champion Blacklist International in an exhibition match on Smart's Battle of Legends. The show will be broadcasted on Wednesday, July 14 on Smart's official Facebook page.
Catch Zapnu, Chaknu, KielVJ, Kelra, Renzio, and E2MAX of Smart Omega as they duke out against OHMYV33NUS, WISE, HADJI, Oheb, Eson, Dex Star, Bon Chan, and Edward of Blacklist International. The new Smart Omega roster also includes four rookies namely Hito, Dian, Raizen, and Allidap.
You can witness an epic rematch of the two teams that faced off in the sensational finals of the recent MPL Season 7 and Mobile Legends Southeast Asia Cup (MSC) 2021.
The online event will also feature a duo Ranked Game with ML power couple Pein and Lou and tips on how to win as a squad with Dexie Diaz, Nix Gaming, News Express-Gamer, and Show My Rise.
Battle of Legends is just one of the ways Smart delights Filipino gamers with amazing experiences and relevant offers to level up their gameplay.
Filipino gamers can build their skills, step up and get Double GG with Double GIGA Games, which comes with 2 GB Games Every Day for Mobile Legends and other games, plus 2 GB open access data, valid for 7 days for only P99.
Smart subscribers can register to Double GIGA Games via the GigaLife App, which is downloadable on the Apple App Store, Google Play Store, and Huawei Mobile Services. Subscribers can also avail of Double GIGA Games by dialing *123# and choosing Double GIGA.
Filipino gamers can enjoy the best mobile gaming experience on 5G devices powered by Smart, which was recently cited as the fastest 5G network in the Philippines by Ookla®, the global leader in internet testing and analysis.
Based on consumer-initiated tests taken using Speedtest® by Ookla, Smart has consistently posted the fastest 5G speeds for Q1 2021, with median download speeds of 190 Mbps – more than double the competition's speeds for the same period.
To date, Smart has fired up more than 4,000 sites across the country, making it the country's first, fastest, and widest 5G network.
Since 2017, Smart has almost quadrupled the number of LTE base stations across the country. Just recently, Ookla® and Opensignal reported Smart as the country’s fastest mobile data network as reported by third-party mobile internet analytics firms such as Ookla® and Opensignal.
Ookla, the global leader in internet testing and analysis, named Smart as the country’s fastest mobile data network in the second half of 2020 after it achieved a Speed Score™ of 24.99, with average speeds of 20.08 Mbps for download, and 7.42 Mbps for upload, based on 3,915,679 user-initiated tests taken with Speedtest®. Ookla has also cited Smart as the country's fastest mobile data network for three years in a row now.
Smart has also scored a rare sweep in the April 2021 Philippines Mobile Network Experience Awards* by independent analytics firm Opensignal, beating the competition across all metrics in three essential aspects of service: Coverage (4G Coverage Experience, 4G Availability), Speed (Download and Upload Speed) and Experience (Games, Video and Voice app). This is the first time an operator in the Philippines won decisively in all categories.
*Opensignal Awards – Philippines: Mobile Network Experience Report April 2021, based on independent analysis of mobile measurements recorded during the period January 1 – March 31, 2021 © 2021 Opensignal Limited.