[24 November 2017] Traveling abroad this holiday season? You can now enjoy a more convenient and worry-free data roaming experience with Smart World’s Data Roaming Manager, a one-stop portal that lets you buy data roaming packs, and keep track of your data usage while on the go.
Accessible to all Smart Prepaid and Postpaid subscribers traveling in over 130 countries, Smart World’s Data Roaming Manager pops up when you open your mobile browser, such as Google Chrome or Safari, after turning on your mobile data and data roaming.
Flexibility and control at your fingertips
With just a simple click, the portal allows you to conveniently subscribe to Surf Abroad, which gives you online connectivity for 24 hours for a flat rate of Php550 per day. The portal also lets you subscribe to Chat Abroad, which gives you access to top chat apps including Messenger, WhatsApp, Telegram, Line, WeChat, and Viber valid for 24 hours for only Php150 per day.
Once registered to your preferred data roaming product, the Data Roaming Manager lets you monitor your active subscription, so you never have to worry about going over your set data package and racking up unwanted charges.
It gives you specific details, such as your running data volume consumption, as well as the start and expiration of your subscription, so you can take full control of your data roaming experience.
Moreover, Smart’s World Data Roaming Manager lets you register to Surf Abroad or Chat Abroad or simultaneously as you want, giving you flexibility over your online activities while traveling.
Travel the world like never before
With Surf Abroad, you can enjoy all your favorite apps and have constant access to news, maps and weather information about your destination, instantly share travel experiences with your loved ones on apps like Instagram, Snapchat and Facebook, and connect to your family and colleagues as the need arises.
On the other hand, with Chat Abroad, you can easily chat with your travel buddies to coordinate your plans, and communicate with loved ones back home to check up on them, give them your whereabouts, and get tips and recommendations on the go.
If you are a Smart Postpaid subscriber, make sure you access Smart’s World Data Roaming Manager upon arriving at your destination by simply turning on your phone’s data – not WiFi – and then opening your mobile browser.
On the other hand, if you are a Smart Prepaid subscriber, make sure you activate your roaming services by texting ROAM ON to 333 at least one hour before leaving the Philippines. Upon arriving at your destination, simply turn on your phone’s data – not WiFi – and then opening your mobile browser.
To know more about how you can travel the world like never before with Smart World’s products and services, visit www.smart.com.ph/roam and follow Smart’s official accounts on Facebook (www.facebook.com/SmartCommunications), Twitter and Instagram (@LiveSmart).