SUN LTE, Sun Cellular has fully upgraded its data network to LTE and is now servicing prepaid subscribers.
The company is offering a complimentary SUN LTE SIM upgrade by visiting Suncell Shops, just like with what Smart and Globe are doing in SIM upgrades, you will surrender the old SIM and will give you the new SUN LTE SIM with the same mobile number. Aside from surrendering the old SIM, additional requirement for the free upgrade is one valid ID. The customer service will also advise you to take backup of your old SIM’s contacts.
Though, SUN’s goal is to roll out LTE network across the country, initially, the following provinces may expect LTE network:
Apayao, Albay, Aurora, Batangas, Benguet, Bulacan, Cagayan, Camarines Sur, Cavite, Ifugao, Ilocos Norte, Isabela, Kalinga, Laguna, Marinduque, Metro Manila, Mt. Province, Nueva Ecija, Nueva Vizcaya, Pampanga, Pangasinan, Quezon, Quirino, Rizal, Tarlac, Zambales
Aklan, Antique, Bohol, Capiz, Cebu, Guimaras, Iloilo, Leyte, Negros Occidental, Negros Oriental
Agusan Del Norte, Agusan Del Sur, Basilan, Bukidnon, Camiguin, Davao Del Norte, Davao Del Sur, Lanao Del Norte, Lanao Del Sur, Maguindanao, Misamis Oriental, North Cotabato, Sarangani, South Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, Surigao Del Norte, Surigao Del Sur, Tawi-Tawi, Zamboanga Del Norte, Zamboanga Del Sur, Zamboanga Sibugay
Sun Cell also launched its SUN BIG TIME DATA 70, only 70 pesos good for one week – offering 1GB data, unlimited texts to all networks, and 30 minutes of Sun to Sun calls for 7 days. To register, text BDATA70 to 247. For additional details you may visit Sun Cellular Official Facebook Page.