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Glo introduces Manchester branded 3G modems

Head, Globacom 3G and BlackBerry Sales, Mr. Wunmi Jewesimi, has said that the firm’s Third Generation (3G) internet modem offers speed, quality and reliability to customers, even as Glo has introduced specially co-branded Manchester United FC’ version of the 3G internet modems into the market.

The modem, he said, is co-branded in Manchester United FC of England and Glo logos to commemorate the partnership deal signed last season between Globacom and the club.

Jewesimi who made these known in Lagos, also said the modem offers fast, efficient, reliable and affordable internet access gives subscribers a wide range of interesting applications.

According to him, the continuous upgrade on the Glo network has enabled the company to improve its network quality, thereby availing subscribers a world class internet service that delivers fast and easy handling of internet applications.

Such applications include video streaming, gaming, chatting, data download and upload as well as instant messaging.

“The enhanced speed makes it possible to do video streaming or gaming without distortions. The user is able to enjoy real time internet sound or video, without having to wait to download a file to play it,” he explained.

Further, he noted that other significant advantages of the new modem include its high quality which makes it compatible with most operating systems.

Customers, he said, could plug their modems on almost every computer or laptop with a Universal Serial Bus (USB) port and be able to enjoy the service, stressing that the modem’s quality enables easy connection to the 3G coverage of the Glo network which ensures the service could be enjoyed in every part of the country.

He pointed out that another superior benefit of the Glo 3G Plus modem is the ease of installation and use made possible by its plug and play feature. Once the modem is plugged into a desktop or laptop, a Glo GUI (Graphic User Interface) appears on the screen allowing the user to set preferences and begin browsing instantly.,” he said.

The modem, he also said allows access to the Glo Self-Care Portal which assists the customer to resolve certain issues by themselves.

Additionally, he said, Glo 3G Plus high speed internet service has easy payment options and flexible packages for the convenience of customers.

The flexible packages, he outlined to include the “All day Packs, Bundled Hour Packs and Flexi packs.”

Jewesimi added that a customer does not need to go to a Glo shop to select or pay for a package.
“Normal recharge cards can be used to pay for the service,” he declared.

ITRealms Online gathered that Globacom has introduced a new, specially branded version of the 3G internet modem for sale to the general public, which is co-branded.

The modems, he said, are on sale at Gloworld shops nationwide and they are of the same quality, speed and reliability, stressing that the specially branded modems were designed to give football – loving subscribers something unique to add more excitement to their use of the Glo mobile internet modem.

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