MPT Launches Affordable 4G Smartphone

17 Mar 2017

(Yangon, 17 March, 2017) – MPT, Myanmar’s leading telecommunications services provider, has launched a new affordable smartphone with 4G.

The premium-build smartphone M50A is the latest addition to the popular and proven MPT co-branded phone line up. It boasts enhanced battery capacity, 4G connectivity and an attractive promotion for data. Alongside the existing budget M40 and high end M50, the M50A will be available for purchase at all MPT branded stores, Super Mobile outlets and other participating mobile shops.

With every purchase of the M50A at a low price of Ks. 89,000 during the promotion period, customers will receive an MPT SIM and a data quota of 2.5GB every month for 6 months after activation. To receive the bonus, users have to simply recharge minimum of 3,000 Ks and is available for users on MPT’s Swe Thahar plan.

A fast data experience will be at users fingertips, hooked up to MPT’s existing 4G network in selected locations and ready for the roll out of a full 4G service later this year once the Myanmar Government has released the spectrum. The Android M50A features the same attractive 5-point touch TP 5-inch HD on-cell 2.5D curved glass touchscreen display as its sister phone M50, and runs a powerful quad core 1.2GHz processor. Perfect for high-end business users or social media enthusiasts who want to enjoy next-level 4G speeds on a budget. On top of that, the battery has a large capacity of 2800mAh for longer chats and screen-time.

The phone comes bundled with MPT’s essential applications such as MPT4U, LoTaYa, Myanmar calculator and Zawgyi support – as well as the most popular social media apps. The M50A is available in 3 colours – the first production batch will be white, and the next batch to be released later will see stylish black and gold colours added to the options. All will arrive in a special gift box and come with a 1-year warranty as standard.

Mr. Koichi Kawase, Chief Commercial Officer of MPT-KSGM Joint Operation said: “We are excited to add this latest phone to our MPT branded smartphone line. The M50A is not only an extremely affordable and quality product, it will be able take advantage of MPT’s wide and fast 4G network now and in the future. The data bonus of 2.5GB a month will mean that our customers can access a wide range of sensational services and lead to a better connected Myanmar.”

Price 89,000 Ks
Platform Quad Core 1.2 GHz
Dimension 143.5*71.8*8.2mm
CPU Quad core 1.2GHz
Memory 8GB+1GB
OS Android 6.0
Band 2G Band:850/900/1800/1900MHz

3G Band:900/2100MHz

4G Band:1800/2100MHz

Dual SIM
Dual Standby
Display 5” HD & IPS & 2.5D
Camera 5.0MP+8.0 AF MP
Battery 2800mAh
Flashlight Yes
BT 4.0 with A2DP
WLAN Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Sensor G Sensor & P-Sensor& L-Sensor
T card expansion Up to 32GB
Color White, Black, Gold