Maxis has announced that is has expanded its 5G international roaming services to 29 countries, enabling more of its traveling customers to enjoy high-speed connectivity abroad.
This follows the announcement in October 2021, when Maxis became the first telco in the country to provide customers with 5G international roaming services in Singapore, Thailand, and Indonesia.
“We are pleased that our customers can enjoy the best 5G experience in even more countries now, which is timely with the expectation of an influx of travelers for the year-end holidays. Together with our roaming partners, we are committed to providing the best connectivity experience wherever our customers are. We also look forward to further expanding our services to more countries in the near future,” – Arjun Varma, Head of Maxis Consumer
To find out more about Maxis 5G roaming and to view the list of countries in which Maxis users can enjoy 5G roaming, visit https://www.maxis.my/SRJb.
The 5G roaming service will be activated automatically on any 5G-enabled device and will be charged as per the existing 4G roaming packages. To subscribe, Maxis customers just need to access the Maxis app and click on Maxis Roaming in the services tab to subscribe to a preferred plan. maxis 5g roaming
Alternatively, customers can subscribe manually by dialing *100#, go to ‘International Roaming’, choosing ‘Country’, and selecting one of the available passes.
Maxis has continuous plans to further extend its 5G international roaming footprint to more countries by the end of 2022.
There are 5 available roaming passes at the moment: maxis 5g roaming
1 day Unlimited Data pass at RM29 (single country pass)
1 day Unlimited Calls and SMS pass at RM15 (single country pass)
DataRoam Pass at RM38/ day (single country pass)
7 days ASEAN Plus Unlimited Data pass at RM49 (multi-country pass)
30 days World Unlimited Data pass at RM99 (multi-country pass)
5G in Malaysia
As part of its 5G Device Sale campaign, Maxis launched attractive deals on the widest range of 5G devices from just RM49. Starting from November, Malaysians are able to enjoy these offers with Maxis Postpaid plans, while Hotlink Postpaid customers can enjoy the most affordable 5G devices for free plus 40GB of high-speed internet when they subscribe to Hotlink Postpaid 60 plan.
“We are excited to bring our 5G device sale to everyone in Malaysia, a great opportunity to own the latest 5G devices with big savings before enjoying the best of Maxis 5G services when it becomes available soon. New and existing customers can choose from the latest range of smartphones and home devices, bundled with our postpaid and fibre plans. Our goal is always to enable easy ownership and greater access to cater to the increasingly digital lifestyles of consumers,” said Loh Keh Jiat, Maxis’ Chief Marketing Officer.