U Mobile partners with Huawei with an opening promotion for the Huawei Ascend P7

Huawei, the third largest smartphone manufacturer in the world, partnered with U Mobile to expand its reach among Malaysian consumers. The partnership kicked off with an opening promotion for Huawei’s Ascend P7 smartphone. With U Mobile’s U Plus Package deal, customers can bring home the new Huawei Ascend P7 at just RM188 together with a free Huawei power bank and modem with no upfront payment.

As a leader in mobile broadband and next-generation LTE networks and devices, Huawei strives to provide optimized compatibility between networks and devices. Huawei sees their new partnership with U Mobile as an opportunity to provide Malaysian consumers with greater accessibility to high quality devices.

U Mobile is Malaysia\'s most innovative mobile telecommunication service provider and their products and services distinguish themselves through attractive value propositions and value-added services, giving consumers high quality mobile services at best value rates. Through this, Huawei is certain that U Mobile is an apt partner for Huawei to penetrate further into the Malaysia market.

Gary Xu, Country Director for Huawei Consumer Business Group in Malaysia said, “Strategic telecom partnerships are essential to increase reach in any market. U Mobile shares our passion to enhance the value for consumers’ investments. We are very excited to work with them to ensure that our Malaysian consumers’ get the best value when they invest in an Ascend P7. The device is truly a remarkable creation that merges top-notch functions into a premium silhouette. We believe that with an enhanced value package, it will now be even more appealing to the discerning Malaysian consumers.”

The Ascend P7 redefines excellence by offering users an unprecedented mobile experience with superior camera capabilities, 4G LTE connectivity and plentiful top-notch features encapsulated in a premium build, cutting-edge designed chassis. Presenting a 5-inch FHD touchscreen display with 1920 x 1080 resolution, the Ascend P7 possesses a metallic appearance forged by a seven-layered rear surface treatment with a refined “spin effect” micro-pattern design. The Ascend P7 is powered by a 1.8GHz HiSilicon Kirin 910 quad-core processor, 2GB RAM and Android’s latest Kit Kat 4.4.2 to provide an easy-to-use seamless interface, the Emotion UI 2.3, with two enhanced UIs for effortless navigation.

Coupled with U Mobile’s U Plus postpaid plan, customers can optimize the great features of Huawei’s latest smartphone sensation, while enjoying high quality mobile internet connectivity on-the-go. The 24-month plan entails no upfront payment and includes 5 GB of high speed mobile internet, 700 minutes of FREE Calls and 500 FREE SMS, and FREE internet roaming at just RM138 per month. With nationwide coverage, customers can stay connected with their friends and family, as well as enjoy their favourite internet content anytime, anywhere.

“We are glad to be partnering with Huawei to offer consumers a great value proposition for their desired smartphone and we believe that this strategic alliance will give us an edge in light of the increasing competition within the mobile industry. Customers can enjoy peace-of-mind and diminish concerns about their communication needs as our unique postpaid plan offers them free calls between U Mobile users, unlimited high speed mobile internet, and free internet roaming when they travel across Asia. Our joint promotion with Huawei comes at a timely occasion and will be greatly beneficial to many,” said Jasmine Lee, Chief Marketing Officer of U Mobile.

Apart from Huawei’s Ascend P7, U Mobile also introduces packages with other Huawei devices, which are the LTE USB and LTE Mifi modems.