U Mobile Partners Standard Chartered

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Kuala Lumpur (25 April 2014) – U Mobile, Malaysia’s most dynamic and innovative telco today partnered with Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia (Standard Chartered) to target the youth segment by bringing the best and lowest Samsung GALAXY S5 deal in town with the best-value and incredible postpaid plan.

The impressive Samsung GALAXY S5 packs great features and has been making waves in the mobile phone industry ever since its recent release in the market. This collaboration is aimed at addressing youths’ concerns over the hefty price tag of smartphones. U Mobile and the country’s first bank are offering customers a mind-blowing deal of RM555 for the Samsung GALAXY S5 with NO upfront payment when they sign up for a Standard Chartered JustOne Platinum MasterCard credit card.

For those who do not wish to apply for the credit card, the Samsung GALAXY S5 can still be purchased at RM999. All they need to do is register for the U Plus plan, the lowest offer in town for the revolutionary Android device to enjoy #Unlimited features, which includes 5 GB of high speed mobile internet, 700 minutes of FREE Calls and 500 free SMS, and #Unlimited internet roaming.

With the aim of appealing to youths and first jobbers, as well as expanding business and market share, U Mobile and Standard Chartered brings the Samsung GALAXY S5 deal with amazing value-for-money benefits to make it an ideal choice for many. U Mobile’s dynamic collaboration with Standard Chartered represents a valuable business strategy for both parties, especially in catering to the current lifestyle needs of the youth segment.

“U Mobile’s partnership with Standard Chartered reflects a strong, shared objective in reaching out to the youth segment. Majority of first-jobbers and millennials enjoy being up-to-date with the finest technological offerings. This deal comes at the right time as youths can now have the choice of benefiting from our value-for-money joint proposition. With Standard Chartered, we believe that we are able to help complement the lifestyle of youths today better. Without breaking their budget, youths can now enjoy the sleek Samsung Galaxy S5 paired with U Mobile’s high quality mobile internet services,” said Jasmine Lee, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) of U Mobile Sdn Bhd.

“U Mobile’s staunch leadership and experience in mobile data packages set us apart from our competitors, giving consumers high speed, high quality data services at market-best rates. It is in our interest to help bundle great products and services and make them available for our customers, especially in today’s fast changing world of technology. We are committed to continuously provide best-value products and services through great offerings for the long run,” she added.

Understanding that smartphones and credit cards play an important role in our daily lives, this joint promotion is designed to help customers obtain their desired necessities through a reasonable deal without having to compromise on quality.

“Standard Chartered recognises the huge potential of the working professional segment and the opportunity to tap into this market to reach existing as well as new customers, while riding on the expanding smartphone penetration in the country. Going forward, we will continue to look at new ways and collaborations with industry partners like U Mobile to increase our presence with the working professionals demographic and grow our customer base,” said Lai Shu Wei, Head of Brand & Marketing, Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia.

Standard Chartered JustOne Platinum Master Credit Card

  • Eligibility
    Minimum Income
    RM24,000 p.a.
  • Benefits
    • Petrol Rebate
      Enjoy up to RM840 savings p.a. at all petrol stations FOR LIFE.
    • Dining Privileges
      Enjoy more than 1,000 dining deals nationwide.

This exclusive deal with Standard Chartered will run for a limited time only, ending on 30 June 2014 or while stocks last.

The offer is only applicable for new credit card applicants who do not hold any of Standard Chartered Bank credit cards before or has terminated in the last six months. The application for the Standard Chartered JustOne Platinum MasterCard is also subject to the bank’s approval. Successful applicants will be given a rebate of RM444 which will be reflected in the customer’s monthly bill. Interested customers may visit U Mobile stores nationwide to enquire about the promotion or to make a purchase.

Phone Plan

 24 months contract

U58

U88

U Plus

Phone price

RM1,699

RM1,499

RM999

Upfront payment

RM348

(58x6m)

RM0

RM0

Total payment upon registration

RM 2,047

RM1,499*

RM999*

Special rate upon sign up of Standard Chartered credit card

RM555

Monthly fee

RM58

RM88

RM138

Bundled Services

Mobile Internet

2GB

3GB

5GB

Voice call to U Mobile

100 mins

100 mins

350 mins

Voice call to other operators

200 mins

200 mins

350 mins

SMS to U Mobile

N/A

100 SMS

250 SMS

SMS to other operators

N/A

200 SMS

250 SMS

Contract

24 months

Pay-As-You-Use tariffs
Mobile Internet

No extra charges after exceeding limit

Voice call to U Mobile

18 sen

18 sen

18 sen

Voice call to other operators

20 sen

20 sen

18 sen

SMS to U Mobile

5 sen

5 sen

5 sen

SMS to other operators

12 sen

12 sen

12 sen

 

 

One Comment

  • Jennifer18. Dec, 2014

    Please email the data / package for personal use