All of us want to have the fastest broadband connection. Same apply to me. After 1 week of testing Maxis Wireless Broadband based on its iPad data plan with Maxis WiFi Modem (E5832), I have the result finally. Data points were collected almost every hour to have the most accurate benchmark result. And the test locations are Sungai Petani and Kulim, Kedah. Most were done at my house which near to JPJ Sungai Petani. Okay, let’s find out how does Maxis Wireless Broadband perform…
Maxis Wireless Broadband Speed Test
Maxis has 3 broadband data plans exclusive for iPad. There are Entry (3.5GB) @ RM70, Super (6.0GB) @ RM90 and Premium (15.0GB) @ RM200 packages to choose from. And the good news, there are no activation fee and no commitment period needed. So how to sign up Maxis iPad Data Plan? It is very simple. You can sign up online here or visit any Maxis Centre near you to sign up. As for me, I visited Maxis Centre at Queensbay Mall, Penang as I need to get Maxis WiFi modem as well.
Maxis Centre at Queensbay Mall, Penang
Hmm… I received lot of question on how to enable Internet and MMS on Android lately. So here is the list that I gathered from Internet. Hopefully, it will solve all of your cannot connect to Internet and send MMS issues. Okay, here are some questions that you might ask…
What is an “APN”?
“APN” == Access Point Name. It allows you to connect to the Internet and send MMS through your phone carrier.
Yeah… Received SMS from Celcom ~ Celcom Broadband Basic upgraded to 512kbps from 384kbps. However, the monthly volume quota is reduced from 5GB to 3GB based on Celcom website. Existing Celcom Broadband Basic customer should still get 5GB volume quota.
Celcom Broadband Basic upgraded to 512kbps
Does the new Celcom Broadband Basic really can get up to 512kbps? Let’s benchmark it with SpeedTest.net.