Exclusive KakaoTalk Data Plan at Globe Telecom
KakaoTalk, the newest mobile messaging application to reach the country, recently partnered with Globe Telecom to offer its users new data plans that allows prepaid subscribers to use unlimited messaging and calling via KakaoTalk with options as low as Php20 per day.
Through this partnership, KakaoTalk users who are Globe Telecom subscribers will be able to choose from and enjoy three (3) new exceptional data plans that will offer unlimited KakaoTalk access without the need of a Wi-Fi connection.
For a full and exclusive KakaoTalk experience, users only need to pay Php20 a day to enjoy all of the application’s features. Globe subscribers are no longer bound to a Wi-Fi connection to freely use KakaoTalk and connect with your loved ones. The KakaoTalk20 data plan allows users total access to all KakaoTalk services, including unlimited text messages, free voice calls, photo sharing and more. To register, subscribers just need to text KakaoTalk20 to 8888 or dial *143# on your phone.
Other options that are available to connect on KakaoTalk are UNLICHAT25 and GoUNLI30. UNLICHAT25 allows subscribers to enjoy unlimited calls and messaging through KakaoTalk and other major OTT players for only Php25 a day. For an additional Php5, the GoUNLI30 package, grants subscribers the same features as UNLICHAT25, with the additional benefit of unlimited calls to Globe/TM numbers and unlimited text to all networks. To register, simply dial *143# on your phone and choose your preferred data option.
“We are happy to collaborate with Kakao in their recent product offering as the first telco partner in the Philippines,” said Jenny Granada-Echevarria, Head of Mobile Data Services at Globe Telecom. “Being the industry’s innovation leader, Globe is always looking for ways to enrich our subscribers’ experiences and expand communications. We are taking the new language of emoticons and stickers that various messaging applications have introduced to consumers to a new level of enjoyment for our subscribers. We are very excited to see how our prepaid customers will use our exclusive offers KakaoTalk20 & UnliChat25. Subscribers don’t need Wi-Fi to enjoy a richer messaging experience with KakaoTalk; now they can discover a wonderful digital world, connect with friends locally and around the world worry-free, at a very affordable price. ”
“Kakao has set a goal to contribute to the growth of a healthy mobile ecosystem in the Philippines, in addition to being the most loved messenger in the country. As part of this goal, we plan to build win-win partnerships with local partners, and eventually become a key contributor to the growth of the Filipino mobile industry,” said Tim Jang, director of Kakao Philippines. “Kakao is honored to have Globe as its first official partner in Philippines, and we hope our users can enjoy KakaoTalk and services more freely with these new data plans.”
KakaoTalk continues to gain strong support from the Filipino users since its official launch in early August. Just recently, KakaoTalk topped the iOS App Store and Google Play as the number one most downloaded social networking and communications application in the country, respectively. These amazing results are attributed to KakaoTalk’s strong localization efforts in addition to its fun and unique features, such as exclusive Sarah Geronimo stickers. Kakao will continue to offer more fun and innovative features to the Philippines with extra effort on localization and in creating a healthy mobile ecosystem in the Filipino market.
Kakao Corporation is the developer of KakaoTalk, a mobile messaging application and global mobile social platform based in South Korea. Established in 2006, Kakao has solidified its position as the leader in the global mobile platform industry, expanding its services beyond messaging to mobile platform encompassing games, digital contents, marketing, commerce and more. Kakao’s mission is to build a mobile ecosystem at the global scale, offering win-win solutions for third-party partners. For more information, visit www.kakao.com/talk/en.