DITO formerly known as Mindanao Islamic Telephone Company, Inc. or Mislatel, is the third telecommunications company in the Philippines which is engaged in the business of multimedia and information technology. It is a consortium of Davao businessman Dennis Uy‘s Udenna Corporation and its subsidiary Chelsea Logistics Corporation, and Chinese state-owned China Telecommunications Corporation, a parent company of China Telecom.
The consortium is known as the sole winner of the government-sanctioned bidding that would allow the consortium to become the third major telco provider in the Philippines challenging the duopoly of PLDT and Globe Telecom. Dito Telecommunity began its commercial operations on March 8, 2021 in some parts of Visayas and Mindanao area which has a welcome offer of UNLIMITED data and DITO-to-DITO calls and texts for only P199 for 30 days! This offer is only available in selected cities in Cebu and Davao and for those using DITO-compatible phones.
As DITO Telecommunity rolls out its mobile services in some parts of Visayas and Mindanao area and soon to Luzon, as the third telco. Major contender Smart, Globe Telecom and PLDT may be up for another price war.. But for now let us know what’s coming on DITO
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The first domestic and international phone and video calls were made in March 2020, two months ahead of schedule and despite of lock down due to global pandemic.. The DITO core network was place as early as July 2020. 2360 towers have been constructed as of October 2020.. Manpower ramp up, from 100 employees at start to more than 500 and still counting.. The first of a series of 5G technical calls were made in October 2020.. Preparation for the friendly user test 4th quarter of 2020.. DITO Telecommunity began its commercial operation March 2021..
- How much it cost?
- Where I can buy the Simcard?
- How to activate my Simcard?
- What are the inclusions?
- Where I can top up or buy load for?
- What is other network inter-connectivity means?
- Can I call and text to other network vice versa using my DITO Simcard?
- How do I check if my mobile phone model is compatible to the DITO network?
- Can I buy DITO Simcard even if I don’t have a VoLTE compatible phone?
If you need further assistance, feel free to contact DITO at firstname.lastname@example.org