October 14th, 2008 1 Comment

wi-tribe is a leading wireless broadband provider focusing on emerging markets in Asia and Africa. It has its corporate office in the Kingdom of Bahrain, with Jordan becoming the first wi-tribe enabled market in 2008. wi-tribe was founded by two shareholders – Qtel and ATCO. The Qtel Group is one of the fastest growing telecommunications services providers with a presence in 16 markets in the Middle East, North Africa, and Asia. A.A. Turki Group of Companies (ATCO) is one of the leading companies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

wi-tribe also enjoys a comprehensive technology partnership with Clearwire, one of the world’s leading wireless broadband operators in North America and Europe with more than 470,000 subscribers, as of September 2008. Ground-breaking WiMAX technology allows instant connection to the Internet without the delays and hassles associated with other last-mile solutions. wi-tribe already has experience with bringing this technology to a large user base and will launch its service in Pakistan in 2009.

These are the packages wi-tribe has on offer at the moment (for PC/laptop users):

Speed Volume Activation Monthly
256 Kbps 7GB Rs.900 zero Rs.650
512 Kbps 7GB/10GB/14GB Rs.900 zero Rs.750/Rs.950/Rs.1200
1 Mbps 14GB/17GB Rs.900 zero Rs.1350/Rs.1600

If you opt for a modem with Wifi capabilities, add Rs.1,200 for the activation price.

Wi-tribe also offers the convenience of using dongles for your access. Here are the details for that:

Speed Volume Activation Monthly
256 Kbps 7GB Rs.1,200 Rs.1,000
512 Kbps 12GB Rs.1,200 Rs.1,500

For more information on wi-tribe and its services, please visit www.wi-tribe.pk