Premium plans offer speeds of up to 500 Mbps and up to 1 Gbps. This change represents the first time 100Mbps has been offered in a base level plan in the UAE.
Etisalat has announced the doubling of the broadband speed across the board of the recently launched eLife Unlimited plans. The plans reportedly deliver more than five times the broadband speed of the previous generation.
eLife Unlimited customers will enjoy the new speeds at no extra charge automatically, the release stated. The entry-level plan, eLife Starter, will now offer speeds up to 100 Mbps. The unlimited Sports and Entertainment plans offer speeds up to 250 Mbps. Premium plans offer speeds of up to 500 Mbps and up to 1 Gbps. This change represents the first time 100Mbps has been offered in a base level plan in the UAE, the company claims.
Emirati nationals on the new eLife Unlimited plans will receive a free speed boost taking their plans up to 250 Mbps on the Starter and up to 500 Mbps on the Unlimited Sports and Entertainment plans.
Commenting on the initiative, Khaled ElKhouly, Chief Consumer Officer at Etisalat, said: At Etisalat, we are committed to deliver what our home customers demand: faster broadband, tailor-made and enhanced TV content at the most competitive prices. We deliver on our promises and are proud to offer double the broadband speeds to both our existing eLife Unlimited customers and those joining eLife or migrating to these plans at no extra cost.