DiGi exclusively offers Garmin-ASUS A10 Android device


DiGi has announced today that they are offering the Garmin-Asus A10 with its DG Smart Plan. The device RRP at RM1399 is exclusive to DiGi and it comes with a free car kit worth RM249. The bundle price is affordable too at RM499 over 24 months contract or RM749 over 12 months with DG Smart Plan subscription at RM68/month.

The Garmin-ASUS A10 runs on Android 2.1 and comes with a 3.2″ HVGA capacitive screen. You can read the full specs of the device here.

Head to DiGi’s DG SmartPlan page here for bundling details.

Full press release after the jump

DiGi and Garmin-Asus in exclusive deal to offer Android powered A10
Savings up to RM900 for smartphone with Garmin GPS capability

Petaling Jaya, 3 November 2010  DiGi Telecommunications Sdn Bhd (“DiGi”) today announced
Garmin-Asus A10, a touchscreen navigation smartphone running on the Android platform, is
exclusively available via DG Smart Plan with free car kits.

The A10 is an Android smartphone with full Garmin GPS navigation capabilities and comes with free
detailed map updates of Malaysia, Singapore and Brunei. It also features Junction View, which allows
users to know the exact lanes to turn into at intersections. With car-mounting and power accessories
included, the A10 is ready for use in an automobile out-of-the-box, complete with a powered audio
car mount that magnifies the volume of the handset’s voice commands. The turn by turn pedestrian
navigation functionality and comprehensive points of interest database makes the A10 ideal for city
exploration on foot too.

DiGi’s Head of Product Marketing, Loh Keh Jiat, said: “With the continuing upward trend in mobile
internet usage, it is a timely addition to our smartphone bundling portfolio. Through our partnership
with Garmin-Asus, we are able to offer competitive rates for our customers to enjoy greater savings.
We look forward to future collaborations with them to bring relevant products and services to our
discerning customers.

“We believe that DiGi customers will be able to experience the impeccable responsiveness and enjoy
the seamlessness when combining the communication, navigation, social networking and location-
based services available on the A10,” said Andy Chen, Regional Director of Garmin-Asus SEA.

Price and availability
The Garmin-Asus A10 will be available on 3 November, Wednesday at all authorised DiGi resellers
nationwide. With DG Smart Plan, customers can enjoy savings of up to RM900. They only need to
pay RM499 if they opt for a 24-month contract or RM749 with a 12-month contract. The plan comes
with attractive call and data rates, unlimited Internet usage, and much more for only RM68/month.

The package also comes with a free Car Kit (charger included) valued at RM249.

A four-day roadshow, jointly organised by DiGi and Garmin-Asus will be held on Lower Ground 2
of Sunway Pyramid shopping complex, from 11-14 November. For more information, please visit