Globe to upgrade bandwidth on broadband plans by October 24 – report

Victor Barreiro Jr.
The leaked document shows Globe lowering the price of 50Mbps and 100Mbps connections significantly for Platinum Home Broadband plans in select high-end subdivisions and condominiums

MANILA, Philippines – Globe Telecom may be coming out with upgraded Platinum Broadband plans that have higher bandwidth, according to a report by Yugatech on Wednesday, October 21

The leaked document acquired by Yugatech pointed out that Globe Telecom will provide a 50Mbps (Megabits per second) unlimited connection for P2,499. There will also be a 100Mbps line for P3,499.

Globe’s Tattoo Platinum Home Broadband plans currently have 50Mbps and 100Mbps plans for P4,999 and P6,999, respectively.

The report follows PLDT’s launch of a 1Gbps (Gigabit per second) fixed broadband line in the country. 

Globe’s Platinum Home Broadband plans are available in select high-end subdivisions and condominiums in Metro Manila and Santa Rosa, Laguna.

If the announcement is accurate, Globe users should expect the change to become effective on October 24. –