Smart announces new GIGA K-Video 99 plus FREE Viu Premium access with Park Seo Joon as its Endorser.
Manila, Philippines – After Captain Hyun Bin and Son Ye Jin, fellow South Korean actor Park Seo Joon joins the SMART family as its latest endorser!. The newest campaign was announced via the SMART Facebook page hosted by Sam Oh.
Park Seo-Joon is best known for his roles in the television dramas Kill Me, Heal Me (2015), She Was Pretty (2015), Hwarang: The Poet Warrior Youth (2016–2017), Fight for My Way (2017), What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim (2018), and Itaewon Class (2020); and the films Chronicles of Evil (2015), Midnight Runners (2017), The Divine Fury (2019).
Park Seo-Joon endorses the new GIGA K-Video 99 from Smart.
Get your Ramyeon and Kimchi ready as your K-Life experience is about to get a whole lot better with Smart’s newest product, GIGA K-Video 99.
Smart GIGA K-Video is the first-ever prepaid data pack in the Smart Giga family that comes with a Viu Premium subscription, making it so much simpler and easier for Filipinos to enjoy the latest Korean content with unlimited downloads and an uninterrupted, no-ads experience.
This prepaid data pack comes with 2GB open access data and 1GB of data for Viu Premium Subscription. The Viu Premium Subscription provides ad-free access to Viu’s wide selection of the best KDramas from South Korea’s top TV Networks.
The GIGA K-Video 99 registration is valid for 7 days. This new data pack will be available starting today, October 28,2020. GIGA K-Video is available for Smart Prepaid and TNT users.
Park Seo Joon Latest Video Commercial for Smart Communications
Smart unveiled the new TVC for its newest campaign, “Smart K-Life in a virtual launch and press conference.” Seo-Joon appeared in the newest ad, together with an actress and commercial model from Myanmar.
Seo-Joon is the newest South Korean star to join Smart’s growing roster of endorsers.
How to Register to GIGA K-Video 99
To register, prepaid subscribers can dial *123# and choose GIGA K-Video 99. This promo will also be available soon on Giga Life App.
Bringing the Better K-Life to Filipinos
Ms. Jane J. Basas, Senior Vice President and Head of Consumer Wireless Business, Smart, said, “Korean dramas have seeped into our local pop culture and turned into a big passion for many Filipinos. We know that Viu has played a pivotal role in bringing the best of Korean entertainment to the country, so through this partnership, we aim to make it simpler and easier for our subscribers to immerse in their love for K- Life with the latest content on Viu.”
Ms. Helen Sou, Chief Business Officer, Asia, Viu, said, “With people now online more than ever, Smart’s promise of making amazing experiences simple and accessible to every Filipino matches our goal of bringing the best viewing experience to our users. Launching the GIGA K-Video pack with Smart will allow its subscribers to easily enjoy the best of Korean entertainment in the best way possible – through the Viu Premium experience.”
‘K-Lang Yan’ with Park Seo Jun
Right on the mark, Smart has signed up Korean superstar Park Seo Jun to launch GIGA K-Video in a multimedia campaign. The award-winning actor joins Smart’s growing roster of Korean celebrity endorsers, reinforcing Smart’s thrust to bring Filipinos closer to their passions.
In his TV commercial, Park Seo Jun says “K-Lang Yan”, a wordplay suggesting things will be fine and that
Korean shows bring delight to viewers by enabling them to immerse in an alternative reality.
Park Seo Jun said, “Filipinos and Koreans uphold common values especially when it comes to love for family and friends, and I think this is one of the reasons K-dramas resonate well with many Filipino viewers. I am thankful for this opportunity to encourage more Filipinos to discover and enjoy more Korean content and to take a breather from these uncertain times.”
Ms. Basas rationalized, “Anyone who has watched a Korean drama or variety show can attest to their special magic. Of course, this includes Park Seo Jun’s hit K-dramas like She Was Pretty and What’s Wrong with Secretary Kim which makes him the perfect endorser for this campaign.”
Park Seo Jun’s shows are frequently top titles on Viu Philippines.
Smart customers who have registered for GIGA K-Video can enjoy the full Viu-ing experience with a Viu Premium subscription, which enables them to enjoy the latest shows as quickly as eight hours after their respective Korean telecast, unlimited downloads, and access to all content on Viu without advertisements. They can download Viu for free on App Store, Google Play and selected smart TVs, as well as on the web at www.viu.com to access a wide selection of Korean and Asian movies and TV shows.
Fastest mobile data network
Filipino K-drama fans can enjoy seamless watching on their mobile devices powered by Smart, the country’s fastest mobile data network as certified by third-party mobile analytics firms such as Ookla and Opensignal.
Ookla, the global leader in internet testing and analysis, recently named Smart as the country’s fastest mobile data network in the first half of 2020 after it achieved a Speed Score™ of 18.33, with average speeds of 15.94 Mbps for download and 7.57 Mbps for upload, based on 2,810,963 user-initiated tests taken with Speedtest®.
On the other hand, Opensignal, an independent mobile analytics firm, reported in its April 2020 Mobile Network Experience Report* for the Philippines that Smart remained ahead of the competition in terms of Video Experience, Upload, and Download Speed Experience, Voice App Experience, Games Experience, and 4G Availability.