Upon approval from Malaysian Communication and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) to trial 200MHz of 3.5GHz C-band spectrum, Maxis successfully achieved 2.96Gbps for single user peak speeds, recording a new high at two of its trial sites in Subang Jaya recently. The new record further reinstates the position of Maxis being in the forefront of technology leadership for the nation’s 5G development.
Hotlink And Astro Bring Exclusive Episodes Of MeleTOP And Hlive On IGTV And Facebook Live
Hotlink is partnering with Astro to bring customers exclusive extended episodes of the popular shows MeleTOP and Hlive on the newly launched Instagram TV (IGTV) and Facebook Live.
Beginning 17 July, viewers can watch three extended episodes each of MeleTOP and Hlive on Hotlink’s IGTV account as well as Facebook Live via Astro Gempak & Hotlink’s Facebook page, immediately following the shows’ regular TV broadcast on Astro RIA. This also marks the first time any Malaysian-produced content will be featured on IGTV.
“With the growth of video consumption on mobile, it’s clear that customers are enjoying exciting content on popular platforms such as Instagram and Facebook. Through our partnership with Astro, we are bringing new and innovative ways to watch video content, especially on the new IGTV. And with the No. 1 4G network in Malaysia, viewers can look forward to the best viewing experience with Hotlink,” said Navin Manian, Maxis’ Head of Prepaid.
MeleTOP and Hlive, which feature the latest in entertainment news, are two of Astro’s most popular shows, pulling in millions of viewers every week. MeleTOP airs every Tuesday night at 9 pm while Hlive airs every Monday through Saturday at 8.30 pm, both on Channel 123 HD and Channel 104 SD.
To watch MeleTOP and Hlive’s exclusive episodes on IGTV, you can follow Astro (@Astrogempak) and Hotlink (@Hotlink). Alternatively, you can visit Astro Gempak’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/PortalAstroGempak and Hotlink’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/hotlink.
For more info on Hotlink, visit www.hotlink.com.my
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.
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.