KUALA LUMPUR, May 7 – Maxis Bhd has partnered with smartphone manufacturer, HTC, to become the exclusive carrier for the former’s devices, starting with the latest model, HTC One (M8), from May 8. In a statement here Tuesday, Maxis said currently it is the only local telecommunications company to offer the device with a postpaid plan, from as low as RM1,399 with its TalkMore 78 plan and 24-month contract. The HTC One (M8) will be available on May 8 onwards at all Maxis Centres and Maxis Exclusive Partners nationwide.
Maxis Head of Consumer Business, Dushyan Vaithiyanathan said, “We are excited to be in an exclusive agreement with HTC and this is testament to our strong commitment to delivering high-quality devices to our customers with the best value. “Furthermore, the customers will enjoy the best mobile experience at low monthly commitment fees, on the best and widest 4G network,” he added. Maxis said the agreement with HTC comes with a new and best-in-class after sales service, whereby customers get to experience one of the fastest guaranteed turn around time for warranty claims via any Maxis outlets.