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Etisalat to offer Wifi roaming service

Etisalat in tie-up with iPass

  • Staff Report
  • Published: 17:50 November 5, 2012
  • Gulf News

Abu Dhabi: Etisalat Group, and iPass Inc, the global Wi-Fi roaming leader for enterprises and telecom service providers, announced on Monday that they have signed a Group-wide agreement to provide a global Wi-Fi data roaming service to customers.

The agreement, which supplements existing mobile data roaming services, will allow Etisalat to offer their customers travelling abroad the option to use their smartphones and tablets to get connected at over a million Wi-Fi hotspots in the global iPass network at more affordable rates.

Initially the application will work for iPhone, iPad and Android devices. The application will be available from via the iTunes App Store for iPhone and iPad devices, and Android Market for Android smartphones.

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  1. Added 17:22 November 6, 2012

    what will be cost for using this service? hope it will be not that high as compared to data package, which really eat up lot of money indeed.

    Naeem, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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