The latest deal from Etisalat boosts residents' access to smartphone and one of the world's most advanced mobile networks. Image Credit: Supplied

Dubai: Etisalat announced the launch of the region’s first “Annual Add-on” packs, offering postpaid customers bulk data allowances on a 12-month instalment scheme starting from Dh100 per month.

For Dh100, subscribers get 50GB and 2,000 flexible minutes or 100GB, while heavy data users can opt for 500GB for Dh500 per month or 1TB for Dh1,000 per month.

It is the first operator to introduce 1TB and 500GB in the UAE.

Currently all etisalat data packs come with a one-month validity, while the new offer is valid for one year.