If you have an eLife subscription from Etisalat, be prepared to experience faster speeds, although at a slightly higher price. The telco giant is replacing it’s 8Mpbs, 16Mps and 30Mbps with speeds of 10Mbps, 20Mpbs and 50Mbps. Upload speeds have also been increased. The starting package of 1Mbps as well as the super high-end 100Mbps and 300Mbps packages remain unchanged- although the starter package is getting an increase in upload speeds.
The following table compares the costs and speeds of the older packages to the newer packages for eLife.
Old Speed (DL/UL)
New Speed (DL/UL)
|Starter||1Mbps / 0.25Mbps||259||1Mbps / 1Mpbs||259|
|Master||8Mbps / 1Mpbs||299||10Mbps / 2Mbps||299|
|Premier||16Mbps / 1Mbps||359||20Mbps / 5Mbps||399|
|MAX||30Mbps / 3Mbps||499||50Mbps / 10Mbps||599|
To upgrade, you can either call Etisalat at 101 or wait for them to call you and offer the upgrade. More details at Etisalat’s eLife page