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Old 14th February 2018, 05:48 PM   #1
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Default Free limited wifi onboard

https://www.ausbt.com.au/singapore-a...business-class

Only on A380, 77WR & A350

1st 100MB in F
1st 30MB in C and/or if you're PPS
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Old 14th February 2018, 09:23 PM   #2
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Bo wonder as I was onboard SQ208 from Mel to SIN on 12th Feb and my phone automatically lock on to the wifi. Did ask the LSS but she say she was no aware of it(?)
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Old 14th February 2018, 09:25 PM   #3
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https://www.ausbt.com.au/singapore-a...business-class

Only on A380, 77WR & A350

1st 100MB in F
1st 30MB in C and/or if you're PPS
30MB? So belittling....The person who designed this didn't put on boxing gloves to punch but trying to pull one or two wiskers.
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Old 14th February 2018, 09:46 PM   #4
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Just got this in the mail.

Dear Mr XYZ

Complimentary in-flight WiFi for PPS Club Members

From today, all customers travelling in premium classes on Singapore Airlines A380, A350 and Boeing 777-300ER aircraft will enjoy complimentary WiFi. First Class and Suites customers will receive 100MB of WiFi while Business Class customers will receive 30MB of WiFi.

As an exclusive benefit for PPS Club members, you will enjoy complimentary 30MB of WiFi when travelling in Economy or Premium Economy Class on these aircraft.

To enjoy the free WiFi offering, you will only need to provide your last name and seat number via the ‘Complimentary Access’ section of the WiFi portal onboard. More details are available on the seat-back cards onboard the aircraft.
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Old 14th February 2018, 09:47 PM   #5
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30 MB free WiFi after spending $25k ....
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Old 14th February 2018, 10:51 PM   #6
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30 meg won't last 10 seconds!
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Old 15th February 2018, 06:56 AM   #7
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From a marketing point of view they would have been better off not offering this at all, passengers aren't going to think "Wow free Wifi" they are going to think "that is pretty stingy".
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Old 15th February 2018, 09:12 AM   #8
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From a marketing point of view they would have been better off not offering this at all, passengers aren't going to think "Wow free Wifi" they are going to think "that is pretty stingy".

Especially in comparison to others...... my TK flight a couple months ago certainly was unlimited. Was plugged into soothing Spotify whilst laying down half the flight - never went off or buffered - and then WhatsApp'd some work another hour.
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Old 15th February 2018, 09:05 AM   #9
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Only on A380, 77WR & A350
Not just those, it's in every SQ jet fitted with WiFi.
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Old 15th February 2018, 09:14 AM   #10
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30MB? That should be PLENTY to briefly see just one page and then exit.

I strongly feel something like first 15 minutes free would instead be more sensible.
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Old 25th February 2018, 11:51 PM   #11
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Not just those, it's in every SQ jet fitted with WiFi.
I was on SQ865 on 24 Feb 2018 from HKG to SIN on 777-300ER. There was Wifi Service offered on this flight. However, I checked with the crew and was told that complimentary service is not offered on this flight. I switched on the Wifi and was able to link up to the KrisWorld system.

I received a SMS to respond to, should I wish to enjoy Wifi Service and charges applied. I did not provide. I guess it is still not all on flights that offered Wifi. I was on A380 and was able to get to login page to input the seat number and last name to get the complimentary Wifi. I wish that they will make this service available on all flights.
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Old 15th February 2018, 02:30 PM   #12
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I had no issue using the wifi throughout the 7 hour flight from MEL to SIN.
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Old 17th February 2018, 12:16 AM   #13
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I had no issue using the wifi throughout the 7 hour flight from MEL to SIN.
Same for me. I bought 30MB on my last flight from SIN to LHR from my iPhone. Email and Line worked for the duration of the flight. Not sure how much I’ve used though.

A bit annoying is that the access isn’t transferable between devices.
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Old 20th February 2018, 01:10 AM   #14
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More for those residing in Singapore and on one of the postpaid phone networks that allows data roaming....

Has anyone used the 24 hour passes that you can subscribe to via mobile to browse in-flight? I know Singtel offers an in-flight service for $29.99 SGD, but I’ve never used it myself. Wondering how reliable it is.
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Old 13th September 2018, 01:36 AM   #15
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Is ‘entire flight’ internet purchase (not usage based) no longer available since they introduced the free limited wi-fi service for premium passengers?
I recall newer 77Ws and 359s used to have that.
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