There is a few tips if your broadband internet is slow but still do not exceed your internet quota. First, check your broadband speed. You can check your internet speed by clicking “Broadband Speed Tester”
You can see from the speed result if it is GPRS, 3G or HSDPA.
Clear your browser’s cache:
Internet Explorer: Tools > Click Browser History
Mozilla: Tools > Click Clear Recent History
2nd Tip is to check whether the area you are in has 3G network coverage or not. You can check by USSD and SMS:
USSD/Direct Dial :
Select Check Broadband Coverage
Select Coverage at Present Location/Other Location/Via WAP
Type Broadband Here or Broadband <Location> and send to 21122.
There is no Charges for SMS:FOC
You will receive an SMS that will tell you, Celcom Broadband Service that available at your area as below:
“The following coverage is available here: GPRS(Yes) 3G(Yes) HSDPA(Yes). These result are correct at the point of checking.”
additional tips :
Turn on and off your Broadband Modem.
Secure your network to prevent other from other people congested your network.
Speed and connectivity are things that we require nowadays especially when we are away from our house and WiFi connection. If you think your mobile internet is not sufficient, maybe Celcom WiFi can help.
What is Celcom WiFi
Celcom WiFi is basically a wireless Internet access offered by Celcom to all existing Celcom Postpaid or Prepaid customers and non-existing Celcom customers at selected public places such as shopping malls, transportation hubs, hotels, food and beverage outlets or cafes. With this service, you don’t have to ask for password from mamak restaurant. Even if they provide you the password, the WiFi will be super slow or password not working.
How To Subscribe to Celcom Wifi
Step 1 : SMS ‘ON WIFI’ and send to 22188
Step 2: Select ‘WIFI DAILY’ or ‘WIFI WEEKLY’ or ‘WIFI MONTHLY’ and ‘YES’
Step 3: You’ll receive your WiFi ID (Mobile Number) and Password.
A one-off fee of RM2 for Daily package or RM8 for Weekly package, plus additional RM18 will be charged to your monthly bill.
How to Top UP Celcom WiFi ?
Step 1: SMS ‘WIFI FUP’ and send to 22188
Step 2: Select which volume package to purchase
For Prepaid customers, fees will be deducted from the prepaid credit. For Postpaid customers, it will be charged to the monthly bill.
How to Connect to Celcom WiFi ?
It is easy as long as you ar within Celcom WiFi coverage and see the sticker, turn on your wifi on yuor phone or tablet and connect to Celcom WiFi.
Step 1: Go to any Celcom WiFi location (Check for WiFi locations at http://www.celcom.com.my/first/wifi/coverage-areas )
Step 2: Turn on/enable Wireless Network Connection
Step 3: Select ‘CelcomWifi’ SSID and open your Web browser (IE, Mozilla, Safari)
Step 4: Key in WiFi ID & Password and click ‘Submit’
Step 5: Successfully connected to Internet
Average speed limit per user is 512kbps. Not bad If you are with your wife or girlfriend shopping, you can always connect to faster internet and enjoy playing online game or watching YouTube.
Celcom Broadband Prepaid is like a normal 3G services that brings you a high speed mobile Internet access with no monthly commitment.So no montly bill in fact with Celcom Broadband, whether you’re at home or away, you get:
• The WIDEST and FASTEST Mobile Internet Service in Malaysia.
• Hassle free. No registration needed.
• Affordable. At only RM20 per week for Internet access with no ?xed monthly charges.
Startup package is only RM 25
Note: Being a pure DATA service, Celcom Broadband PrepaidTM provides Internet access only. Other Services such as SMS, Voice and Video calls are blocked. Only SMS to short-code is allowed.
Your Celcom Broadband PrepaidTM SIM card comes pre-loaded with RM20 credit and an 8-digit Personal Unblocking Key (PUK). Just SMS to subscribe to any of our Daily or Weekly plans and you’re ready to get connected. Note: You can set a Personal Identi? cation Number (PIN) for added security.
How To Activate Celcom Broadband Prepaid
Before you start using your Celcom Broadband Prepaid SIM card for the ?rst time, you need to activate your SIM card.
To activate your SIM card:
The system will send a noti?cation message con?rming your activation status. Now your Celcom Broadband PrepaidTM SIM
card is ready for use. (more…)