The hottest tablet hits the Philippines



MANILA, Philippines—The long wait is over. The new iPad is finally in the Philippines, and Tattoo is out to prove its broadband supremacy by being the one to bring the hottest tablet to town and bundling it with a bunch of cool stuff: exclusive freebies, more-value-for-money plans, and an unbeatable browsing experience.

Held at the Exchange Plaza in Ayala Triangle last May 29, the launch of the Tattoo-new iPad bundle gathered excited techies, Apple fans, and top celebrities, who all wanted to see and try the tablet before everyone else.

“Tattoo is very pleased to bring to our subscribers the hottest tablet and the must-have device right now, which is the new iPad,” said Dong Ronquillo, head for Tattoo nomadic broadband business of Globe.

MODEL Georgina Wilson is just one of the seven Tattoo ambassadors for the new iPad.

“The strength of Tattoo as the number one broadband in the Philippines combined with the amazing features of the new iPad is a perfect match,” Ronquillo added. “Tattoo provides the best service and experience to our subscribers and so much more with unbeatable offers, freebies and discounts so that they live without limits. The new iPad, with Tattoo, brings to users a totally new, leveled-up experience!”

By now, a lot of people already know why the new iPad is a must-have: it has a monster resolution (thanks to its 3.1 million pixels Retina Display) that will definitely keep you glued to it; uninterrupted surfing, video-watching, and music-listening for up to 10 hours is possible; and its Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound feature will just blow you away.

CHICOSCI frontman Miggy Chavez

And with Tattoo’s offerings, subscribers are in for the ultimate browsing experience. The Tattoo-powered new iPad is available at Plans 499 and 999, and comes with your choice of Wi-Fi + Cellular at 16GB, 32GB, or 64GB. You will be able to accomplish a lot at speeds of up to 7.2 mbps, but if you need more speed, you can get the Plan 999 and avail of speed boosts of up to 12 mbps, up to 15 mbps, and 21 mbps, for only P100, P150, and P200, respectively. Plan 999 subscribers also have unlimited data browsing time while those under Plan 499 have the standard 50 hours, which can actually be stretched to 292 hours if you avail of their Supersurf promos.

The jam-packed event also announced the new ambassadors for the Tattoo-new iPad bundle—tech blogger Mark Macanas, ChicoSci vocalist Miggy Chavez, fashion designer Charina Sarte, photographer BJ Pascual, blogger Cecile van Straten, “eventologist” Tim Yap, and model and TV host Georgina Wilson—who all partied the night away with help from DJ Funk Avy and the very hot DJ Callum. Niño Mark M. Sablan, Contributor, Philippine Daily Inquirer

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  • hustlergalore

    get tattoo at home!
    live without limits
    – GLOBE

    -tangna nyo!

  • Patas

    Tattoo maybe supreme in broadband service…but good-quality broadband service is not in their list of offered service. in short, bulok ang serbisyo, very amateurish. i told my kids to change their service provider because of constant cut-off of connectivity of this so-claled supreme in broadband service called Tattoo.
    Pun nyet@!

    • Mamang Pulis

      sinungaling yan globe—promo blitz lng yan para sa mga uto uto—

    • Roy Ecnarf

      Thats true and I’m very disappointed with Globe after sales services.

  • iyot

    Don’t believe Globe. They put a limit to data use by reducing your bandwidth to practically nil after you exceed a certain amount of download.

    Another thing, Android is much much better than OS X. What you are buying is the product name, not quality and functionality.

    • Roy Ecnarf

      Thats true. In my own experience Globe will not only limit but cut your connection after you reached the amount of download they provide. And it is very hard to regain connection again. It takes me three months of complaining then I decided to cut my subscription.

    • Leon Yobar

      Your nickname is the mirror how dirty and malicious your personality and how your parents teaches you the good manners and right conduct! Your a shame!

  • Iluminado

    another made in china

    • Mamang Pulis

      o nga

  • jm20_510

    Mas maganda Android!

    • Renato_SUPOT_Pacifico

      sinabi mo…techies use android, ipad is nothing but an overpriced fashion accessory hehe

  • Leond Yobar

    ipad is more bulky we need the new iphone 5 to launch and that is worth waiting for.

  • gie

    what????? ngayon pa lang may new ipad sa market sa atin……. hay naku, ang dami na my new ipad sa pinas………masyadong to late na naman yan……. omg

    • Meinsideout Ako

      Tattoo-powered (new) iPad 3 po

      • Biboy Palaboy

         Whatever! Android pa rin! … hehehe

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