29 Jul - 4 min read
Staying home amidst the pandemic also means getting to spend more time with your loved ones. And without a doubt – tuning into blockbuster movies or addictive K-dramas, besides other possible family activities such as gardening and cooking has become the staple way to keep our family occupied and entertained.
And more than ever, a reliable speedy internet connection is essential to keep everyone in the family going – not just for entertainment, but also for day-to-day necessities in the new normal. Think e-learning for the kids, and remote working for the parents.
But how do you make sure that your current broadband and entertainment at home can keep up with your family’s demand? If you’re looking for an upgrade, you might want to check out Astro’s special internet and entertainment bundle package, suitable for families at home.
With broadband speeds from 30 Mbps to 800 Mbps and 6 entertainment packages to choose from, Astro & Broadband is an all-in-one package for the whole family that features the best Astro content coupled with Maxis high-speed fibre broadband from as low as RM99 a month.
Both new and existing customers will get to enjoy savings of up to RM840 over a period of 24 months when they subscribe to Astro & Broadband. Other benefits include additional freebies, complimentary upgrades, and even monthly rebates.
To go along with your preferred broadband speeds of either 30Mbps, 100Mbps, 300Mbps, 500Mbps, 800Mbps, there are 6 entertainment packages available for you to choose from.
If you’re looking for a variety of different channels and programmes, consider a Starter or Value Pack. The Starter Pack includes over 60 channels with more than 25 HD channels, while the Value Pack has more than 70 channels with 35 HD channels that include local and international favourites. Both packages also come with one additional language pack of either Malay, Chinese, Indian or English programmes.
Sports fans will definitely enjoy watching the latest matches and sporting events with the Super Pack Lite Sports such as the Premier League, MotoGP, F1, and more. While movie fanatics can opt for Super Pack Lite Movies to enjoy popular movies from around the globe.
These packages come with over 80 channels that include 40 HD channels, a choice for one additional language pack, and a free basic add-on of either Learning, Kids, Variety and News channels. That’s not all, users also get to stream over 60,000 Video On Demand included in their respective bundles.
Meanwhile, packages such as Super Pack and Super Pack Plus offer subscribers an array of international & local family favourites, premium sports programmes, and exclusive movies with over 100 and 110 channels including 70 and 80 HD channels, respectively. These two packages also offer streaming packages such as HBO Go and the latest Disney+ Hotstar, as well as an additional language pack.
Moreover, new and existing customers who sign up for a Value Pack will receive a Free Ulti Box (Full HD Experience), while customers who subscribe to Super Pack Lite and above will receive a Free Ultra Box (4K UHD & Full HD Experience) for a limited time only.
To sweeten the deal, Astro & Broadband is also giving you a list of freebies to enjoy.
From 15 March 2021 till 31 August 2021, customers get to enjoy a complimentary TV package upgrade. For example, if you signed up for a Starter Pack with Astro & Broadband, you’ll then be upgraded to Value Pack. As for those who subscribed to a Super Pack Plus Package, they’ll receive a monthly rebate of RM32.
Besides that, customers who subscribe to broadband speeds of 500 Mbps and 800Mbps will be entitled to 2 Free Mesh WiFi Devices worth RM300 per unit. Other freebies also include Free Access to Astro Go and Video On Demand, Free Installation for all packages, and a Free Month of Broadband for online sign-ups. Lastly, users can enjoy a hassle-free bill payment as both internet and entertainment come in an all-in-one bill every month.
Last but not least, Astro & Broadband has also teamed up with RinggitPlus to give away an 11-inch Apple iPad Pro to every 10th customer who makes their first payment once activated to Astro & Broadband. Additionally, customers who register with their credit or debit card for automatic monthly payments will receive a special monthly rebate of RM5.
So, if you’d like to upgrade your entertainment and internet connection at home, why not subscribe to Astro & Broadband? Enjoy uninterrupted fun and seamless connectivity, whether for work or play.
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