Denpasar, Bali, April 8, 2011 – PT XL Axiata Tbk (XL) partnering with PT Tera Data Indonusa (Axioo authorized distributor in Indonesia) and CV Tristar (Axioo authorized dealer in Bali) launched XL Broadband cellular card bundle package with Axioo Picopad tablet program. This partnership program applies in Bali from March 17 until December 29, 2011.
XL East Region Sales & Marketing General Manager Djie Yannes said, “Tablet gadget and data/internet service fever has come to Bali, an area that we know as one of world’s tourism destinations. The society in Bali is never left out in utilizing the latest information and communications technology. Because of that, XL and Axioo launched this bundle package program with a hope to be able to allow customers and Bali’s society in accessing the internet and data from XL through high-quality Axioo tablet with affordable price.”
In this package, other than offering special price, customers who purchase Axioo Picopad tablet will be able to perform a mobile internet connection on their new device by using XL broadband starter pack internet facility. Customers and society can get special package of Axioo Picopad tablet and XL starter pack for only IDR3,999,000 (regular price IDR4,999,000). Special for the first 100 buyers of this package will get free unlimited internet in the first month.
To get this bundle package, customers can visit Tristar dealers in Denpasar that are located in 6 locations, which are XL Center Sun Set Road Kuta, Tristar RIMO Diponogoro Denpasar, Tristar RIMO Gatot Subroto Denpasar, Tristar Raya Kendiri Tuban, Tristar Ngurai Rai Gianyar, and Tristar Imam Bonjol Denpasar.
Riszka Anggraeni from Tera Data Indonusa said, “This collaboration is a significant strategy of Axioo and XL to provide value added for tablet users, especially Axioo Picopad, in Bali to have the latest generation of internet broadband-based device with Android-based Axioo tablet sophistication, plus 3G-based XL card internet connectivity, customers will get a richer mobile internet experience”.
Axioo Picopad tablet is a multifunction device, a combination of notebook and smartphone. Other than computer, users will still be able to utilize phone facility (voice) just like a regular phone. This is because the characteristic of PC tablet that can also be used to make a phone call. The operating system of Axioo Picopad tablet is Google Android. Other than having functions that are similar to a notebook, most of the built-in applications are free, such as Android 2.2 froyo.
To support the internet network quality in Bali, XL is currently operating around 1,000 BTS (2G/3G).