PRN: A "handy" Way to Stay in Touch -- An Ideal Hong Kong Travel Companion
A "handy" Way to Stay in Touch -- An Ideal Hong Kong Travel Companion
- Enjoy Unlimited Local and International Phone Calls, as well as 3G Internet Services Anywhere in the City
HONG KONG, Aug. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- At last, those dreaded data roaming and IDD bills after a trip to Hong Kong can be a thing of the past!
With handy smartphone rental services, tourists in Hong Kong can now surf the web and call their loved ones overseas without burning a hole in their pockets. They can check out the latest and hippest events in Hong Kong, locate the best dining and shopping spots, and connect with their friends and families back homeÂ -- all without skipping a beat during their stay in Hong Kong.
Available now, handy is the first-of-its-kind smartphone rental service in Greater China to offer unlimited phone calls, data and wireless internet services for inbound tourists. handy will provide users with unlimited 3G internet access at a daily rate of HKD88, as well as free local and international phone services during their stay in the vibrant city*.
Picking-up and returning of handy smartphones is easy. Tourists arriving in Hong Kong are encouraged to come to the two handy service counters in the Hong Kong International Airport (A03 and B12 of the Arrivals Hall). Before leaving Hong Kong, they just need to return the devices at the same spots, without any hassle.
Snap up the benefits now! From today until September 30, 2012, customers can reserve a handy device online before their trips to Hong Kong, and enjoy free rental on the first day of usage**. They are also welcomed to pay a visit to the counters and try out the handy service, making an IDD call home for free.
handy offers the following features:
"From now on, prepaid SIM cards, paper maps, coupons, frenzied searches for W-Fi hotspots and physical guidebooks should be things of the past for tourists. We want our customers to experience the same level of wireless connectivity while travelling in Hong Kong as they do at home," said Terence Kwok, CEO and Founder of Tink Labs Limited, the holding company offering handy services. "Whether they choose to surf the internet, respond to emails, update their social network status or enjoy convenient access to information such as maps and directions, we are making it more affordable than ever for them to enjoy connectivity services in Hong Kong."
Terence added, "Tink Labs is all about elevating the experiences of tourists in Hong Kong. We are thrilled to be the only new tenant selected by the Hong Kong Airport Authority this year and set up our service counters there, which required a great deal of preparation and co-ordination with the authority. At the same time, we are also in discussions with various partners to include ticketing, coupons and city guide services at handy in the future to allow tourists to have an unforgettable journey in Hong Kong."
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About Tink Labs
Tink Labs believes in the capacity of mobile to simplify many of life's complications and thus combine our zeal for problem solving with our flair for creativity to develop products that achieve this aim. Our current project, the handy aims to revolutionize the way people travel.