Manila, Philippines – One of the world’s largest K-Culture events is returning once again to Filipino K-Pop fans as mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc. is bringing the KCON:TACT 4U virtual festival from June 19 to 27, 2021 via Gigafest.Smart.
KCON:TACT 4U is a K-Culture and pop music celebration featuring nine days of Korean content with live concerts and meet and greets with dozens of KPOP artists, including A.C.E, ASTRO, BTOB, CNBLUE, EVERGLOW, fromis_9, Golden Child, HA SUNG WOON, HIGHLIGHT, iKON, ITZY, JO1, LOONA, OH MY GIRL, ONEUS, ONF, P1Harmony, PENTAGON, SEVENTEEN, SF9, Stray Kids, THE BOYZ, TO1, VERIVERY, Weeekly, and Weki Meki.
Smart brings you closer to your K-Life
Smart enables you to live big with your passion for all things Hallyu, your Smart K-Life, as you stan your favorite K-Pop idols, catch their performances, and get up close with their meet and greet sessions. During the festival, you can go all out by turning on your light sticks, dancing to the hits of your idols, and connecting with fellow fans not just from around the country but also from all over the world.
To catch the shows live, simply turn on your mobile device and go to Gigafest.Smart, click on KCON:TACT 4U from June 19 to 27, 2021, at 8PM Philippine Time.
Powered by the country’s fastest mobile data network
For the best watching experience, be sure to register to Double GIGA Video on the GigaLife App, so you have enough data to stream the live shows on gigafest.smart. Double GIGA Video gives you 2 GB every for YouTube, iwant TFC, and more so you can discover more about your favorite idols. Continue to share your favorite moments of your idols from the virtual festival with Double GIGA Stories with 2 GB every day for Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Twitter, and Kumu, plus data for all sites. Just simply go to GigaLife App or dial *123# and choose Double Giga to register.
Ookla, the global leader in internet testing and analysis, named Smart as the country’s fastest mobile data network in the second half of 2020 after it achieved a Speed Score™ of 24.99, with average speeds of 20.08 Mbps for download and 7.42 Mbps for upload, based on 3,915,679 user-initiated tests taken with Speedtest®. Ookla has also cited Smart as the country’s fastest mobile data network for three years in a row now.
Smart has also scored a rare sweep in the April 2021 Philippines Mobile Network Experience Awards* by independent analytics firm Opensignal, beating the competition across all metrics in three essential aspects of service: Coverage (4G Coverage Experience, 4G Availability), Speed (Download and Upload Speed) and Experience (Games, Video and Voice app). This is the first time an operator in the Philippines won decisively in all categories.
Smart also enables subscribers to level up their digital experience with Smart 5G’s superfast speeds and ultra-low latency powered by the country’s most extensive 5G network with over 3,000 sites.
*Opensignal Awards – Philippines: Mobile Network Experience Report April 2021, based on independent analysis of mobile measurements recorded from January 1 – March 31, 2021, © 2021 Opensignal Limited.