Celcom Axiata Bhd (Celcom) and Maxis Berhad (Maxis) successfully conducted Southeast Asia’s first 5G Multi Operator Core Network (MOCN) trial, achieving peak speeds of more than 1.1Gbps in an outdoor environment at trial sites in Langkawi, Kedah.
Maxis Launches NeXT M1
You might have heard of a new device being introduced in the market. Well, you heard right. Today, Maxis announced its entry into the 4G smartphone market by launching its own branded device called NeXT M1, a powerful 4G phone that offers an unmatched ownership experience and a ready to use plan. Customers can enjoy this all-in-one smartphone with no upfront payment for RM78 a month.
NeXT M1 will be available via the Maxis Online Store (https://store.maxis.com.my), as well as all Maxis Centres and Maxis Exclusive Partners (MEP) beginning tomorrow, 3 March.
Here’s what customers can enjoy with this all-in-one phone offering:
- Powerful NeXT M1 device – a high-specs 4G smartphone with a large 5.5” HD display, 13MP AF camera, and octa-core processor
- Ready to use data and call minutes – 4GB of data and 50 free call minutes
- Ultimate care – 24-month warranty, instant one for one replacement and 6 months screen protection
“While Maxis is known for bringing the best flagship phones with the best plans, we want to give the mid-range market an exciting offer as well. With our own branded device, the NeXT M1, we are offering flagship phone benefits such as 24-months warranty, one for one replacement and 6 months screen protection at a mid-range price. The high-specs smartphone is even bundled with free minutes and data, making this an unbeatable all-in-one phone experience,” said Dushyan Vaithiyanathan, Maxis’ Head of Consumer Business.
The NeXT M1 will also be made available to MaxisONE Business and FlexiShare customers by the end of this month.
For more info on the NeXT M1 all-in-one phone offering, please visit www.maxis.com.my/next
In line with its ambition to be the leading ICT and solutions provider for Enterprise customers, Maxis is proud to announce its collaboration with Microsoft (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd (Microsoft) through a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), committing to use their respective expertise, technology and capabilities to create innovative digital solutions for organisations in Malaysia. Concurrently, the collaboration makes Maxis the first telco in Malaysia to offer fixed line voice calls with Microsoft Teams unified communications, as part of Microsoft’s Modern Workplace solutions.
Showcasing the potential of 5G in education, Maxis demonstrated its 5G use case, the virtual reality (VR) experience for Science learning in its eKelas programme to Yang Amat Berhormat Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad, the Prime Minister of Malaysia at Pusat Internet IOCC today. The VR learning experience by Maxis is the only 5G use case in the education vertical being piloted under the 5G Demonstration Projects in Langkawi.