Airtel Uganda has launched a new solution for homes, Small and Medium Enterprises that offers uninterrupted internet at affordable rates.
The Airtel Broad Band Outdoor Unit attracts a one-off entry cost of Ugx. 280,000 inclusive of a 51GB of Data valid for 30 days, free installation and device maintenance.
The fixed internet device comes in a stylish/slim design and has the ability to connect 32 internet-powered devices including laptops, smartphones, tablets, smart TVs, game consoles, security cameras and many others to internet.
Commenting about the new solution, Airtel Uganda Managing Director Mr. V.G. Somasekhar said the solution is ideal for businesses particularly SMEs that need a reliable, fast internet for uninterrupted operations adding that it as well addresses the need for the smart home allowing simultaneous connections for streaming online content, e-entertainment; while still acting as a WiFi Router for the entire house at the same capped monthly cost.
“The solution offers the best internet experience at the most affordable rate of less than Ugx. 2,000 per GB,” he noted.
The solution has a monthly recurring cost categorized into three;
PRICE OF BUNDLE (UGX) GB COST PER GB VALIDITY
Shs100,000 50GB Shs2,000 30 days
Shs200,000 120GB Shs1,660 30 days
Shs300,000 200GB Shs1,500 30 days
The Airtel Broad Band Outdoor Unit is easy to install and can be conveniently recharged.
Initial roll out is in Kampala for the pilot that will inform future considerations.