High-speed public WiFi launched nationwide in UAE


By WAM  www.emirates247.com

Etisalat announced on Wednesday the launch of ‘UAE WiFi by Etisalat’ – the telco’s high-speed public WiFi in the UAE.

2It lets UAE residents connect to the Internet using their mobile devices in more than 250 major public locations across the country at top speeds and at the highest available quality in the UAE.

The ‘UAE WiFi by Etisalat’ initiative aligns with the country’s ‘smart’ vision and focuses on delivering WiFi coverage across all UAE regions, including Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Northern Emirates. It fosters digital adoption by providing residents with seamless and secured Internet access, using the most advanced technologies.

Etisalat’s mobile data customers subscribed to 1GB mobile data allowance or higher can now enjoy free access through the public WiFi. Free allowance starts from 5 hours up to 30 hours of high-speed unlimited WiFi Internet, depending on the mobile data package.

All UAE residents can also enjoy unlimited data access with Etisalat’s attractive WiFi packages, priced at Dh25 for two days, and Dh100 for ten days. Customers can pay by either using their local credit cards, or by using a Wasel recharge card. Validity of the paid packages begins from the first instance of access to the WiFi package. More info