Manila, Philippines — PLDT wi-fi subsidiary Good Communications, Inc. (Good) has unveiled the first-ever 5G-powered gaming hub within the Philippines by deploying Good 5G on the Gariath Ideas esports venue in Quezon Metropolis, with peak speeds hitting 1 Gbps.
To mark this milestone, Good gathered esports athletes for the nation’s first cell phone vs PC crossplay exhibition match by way of cloud gaming. PLDT-Good Omega athletes, armed with Good 5G-certified handsets, went toe-to-toe with gamers from Group LuponWxC utilizing their gaming PCs and performed a DoTA 2 match by way of cloud gaming. PLDT-Good Omega clinched a landslide victory with a rating of 34-6.
Cloud gaming permits gamers to run video games on cloud servers as an alternative of native units, making it doable for customers to play any recreation on any gadget with a display screen – with out the necessity for a gaming console or desktop pc – so long as they’ve an web connection.
“We kicked off this 12 months with the nation’s first 5G-powered Cellular Legends match final February. Now, we’re upping the ante by powering Gariath Ideas to change into the nation’s first 5G-powered gaming hub. Gaming is on the forefront of expertise and we consider 5G will pave the way in which for modern platforms and thrilling merchandise that may dramatically improve the expertise of players,” mentioned Jane Basas, senior vice chairman and head of Shopper Wi-fi Enterprise at Good.
“Our objective is to unlock the various advantages of 5G and make these obtainable to Filipinos. The 5G future is nearer than we predict as we proceed to deploy our 5G community, and make obtainable Good 5G-certified handsets very quickly,” Basas added.
Watch the highlights of the groundbreaking crossplay exhibition match between PLDT-Good Omega and Group LuponWxC by following Good’s official Fb account at www.fb.com/SmartCommunications
Cellular providers supplier Good Communications, Inc. pitted PLDT-Good Omega athletes towards Group LuponWxC for the nation’s first crossplay DOTA 2 exhibition match by way of cloud gaming. The groundbreaking match was held at Gariath Ideas, which Good unveiled as the primary 5G-powered esports hub within the nation. Catch the highlights of the sport on Good’s official Fb account at www.fb.com/SmartCommunications