SpeakOUT, an MVNO (Mobile Virtual Network Operator) operated by Pavo Communications have just relaunched their new prepaid mobile service. For tourists traveling to Malaysia, they have introduced a Tourist Prepaid pack that gives you whopping 100GB of data. That should be more than enough for all your surfing and social needs, which is similar to what Singaporean operators are offering recently.
speakOUT Tourist Prepaid
The speakOUT Tourist Prepaid costs RM50 and it comes bundled with 100GB of high-speed internet that’s valid for 7 days. Calls are charged at 15 sen/30 seconds (30 sen/minute) while SMS are charged at 20 sen/SMS. These rates are applicable for both local and top 20 IDD promo countries.
If you need more data for your extended stay, they are several mobile internet plans with longer 2-weeks and 1-month validity. 5GB is offered at RM30 for 14 days and RM40 for 30 days validity. Meanwhile, a larger 10GB quota costs RM50 for 14 days and RM60 for 30 days.
If you do finished your data quota, you may still continue to surf but at basic internet speeds of 64kbps. You can learn more about the speakOUT Tourist prepaid here.
For long-term users, they have the standard speakOUT prepaid pack that goes for RM16. It offers unlimited (basic) data upon activation with pre-loaded 500MB high-speed internet. Unlike the tourist prepaid, the call rates are cheaper at 8 sen/30 seconds (16 sen/minute) while SMS are charged at 5 sen/SMS.
If you make a lot of calls, there are a couple of voice + SMS packs available. VOX15 (RM15) gives you 50 minutes of calls and 100 SMS for 15 days, while VOX25 (RM25) gives you double with 100 minutes of calls, 200 SMS and 1 month validity. if you need more data, you can top up 1.5GB for RM28 or 3.5GB for RM48.
Since it is a virtual operator, speakOUT runs on Digi’s network with 4G LTE. There’s no mention where you can purchase the SIM packs but you can purchase reloads using sSPOT and e-pay at a 7-Eleven store near you. You can learn more about speakOUT prepaid over at their product page.