SmarTone Telecommunications Holdings Limited (0315.HK) is a leading telecommunications company with operating subsidiaries in Hong Kong and Macau. We provide voice, multimedia and mobile broadband services through our territory-wide 4G and 3G HSPA+ networks, as well as fixed fibre broadband services for the consumer and corporate markets.
SmarTone’s goal is to deliver unbeatable and valuable experiences to customers through its powerful network, purposeful apps and passionate service.
SmarTone believes that every person has the power to make each day better than the last. This belief led to numerous service developments and technology innovations created to help customers accomplish this goal. These include the introduction of HTML browser-enabled multimedia services to Hong Kong in 2002. SmarTone is renowned for leading the industry in developing proprietary services. In 2006, SmarTone revolutionised mobile broadband in Hong Kong with the world’s first network-wide 1.8Mbps HSDPA network; as well as the first mobile broadband dongles, which enables customers to bring the Internet with them wherever they go. In collaboration with The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2007, SmarTone developed ground-breaking cloud-based technologies making it possible for customers to enjoy popular Internet multimedia content in real-time, including a wide variety of standards on all 3G devices. This patented technology enables SmarTone customers to enjoy Flash videos even on devices that do not natively Flash technology.
SmarTone leads the market in retail store design, and successive generations of retail stores have provided a superior shopping experience to its customers. The company is also well known for its customer care, with numerous innovations constantly taking the customer experience forward. In 2009, SmarTone introduced the first Android smartphone to Hong Kong, together with exclusive widgets, apps and entertainment services customized for its customers. Recently, SmarTone has developed applications for over-the-top distribution on application stores attached to the main smartphone operating systems, enabling mobile users on other mobile networks to subscribe to these services. All these innovations demonstrate SmarTone’s dedication to empowering its customers to do more, enjoy more and be more.
SmarTone Telecommunications Holdings Limited (0315.HK) has been listed in Hong Kong since 1996. It is a subsidiary of Sun Hung Kai Properties Limited (0016.HK)