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Globe, TM customers can now enjoy free Facebook on their devices

Globe, TM customers can now enjoy free Facebook on their devices
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Globe Telecom launched a complete suit of  access to social networking site Facebook without data charges, reinforcing the company’s drive to boost internet penetration in the Philippines as it introduces more ways to get Filipinos connected.

Continuing its commitment to enable the Filipino digital lifestyle with access to social networking to connect with people around the world, Globe is offering its customers Facebook with free data through a new in-app feature that lets customers choose their preferred type of access, Facebook seven-day free trial for TM subscribers, and free Facebook with a GoSURF subscription.

“We are thrilled to connect more Filipino users to their favorite social networking site and drive the country’s positioning as the Digital Lifestyle Capital of the World. As more customers are embracing the digital lifestyle, we want to provide Filipinos more ways to access Facebook with free data and connect them to the rest of the world,” says Globe’s Senior Advisor for Consumer Business Dan Horan.

Facebook with free data

Facebook with free data is a zero-rated, lightweight version of Facebook with limited access to photos and videos. Developed for people who are conscious of spending their mobile data, Facebook with free data will give customers more control over their data usage.

To enjoy this Globe offering, you have to download and launch the latest version of Facebook for Android. You can also visit in your mobile browser. You will then be prompted to opt in or out of Facebook with free data. If you opt out, they will automatically be directed to the full version of Facebook and be charged with the regular data rate. Should you decide to opt in for the Facebook with free data can begin browsing the site for free.

In addition to that, you will also get a data control button at the top of Facebook, which lets you switch easily between the free and the full versions of Facebook at any time. This button indicates which version of Facebook the customer is currently using; You can hide the indicator so as not to disturb your browsing.

When a customer clicks a photo within Facebook, an external link, or any content that leads outside the Facebook app, they will be notified that they are leaving Facebook with free data and will be charged for data usage.

Free Facebook via TM Choose-Your-Number SIM

Purchasing a TM Choose-Your-Number SIM (P30) gives you a bonus of free access to the full Facebook experience for seven days. The TM SIM allows customers to choose their own mobile number and register to different call, text, and mobile internet promos. All you need is to maintain a P1 load balance in order to access free Facebook on these TM SIM cards.

Free access to Facebook via GoSURF

Get a full experience of Facebook with photo and video streaming access. Register to a GoSURF data plan and access the social networking site for free.

With the GoSURF plans, Globe gives customers a full Facebook access, which includes viewing of photos, streaming of videos uploaded on Facebook, as well as posting, liking, sharing, and making comments on the social networking site. Access to the Messenger app, excluding calls, is also free.

Available to Globe Prepaid and TM users with a GoSURF subscription and to Globe Postpaid customers who will opt-in to the free Facebook promo, free access to Facebook works on any mobile platform, including the Facebook Android app and browsers (via, without any maintaining balance.

Postpaid customers can access Facebook for free without any purchase requirement, while Globe and TM prepaid subscribers will automatically get access upon purchase of any GoSURF promo. The validity of the free access to Facebook offer is the same as the subscribed GoSURF promo.

Customers who have successfully registered on GoSURF will receive a text message notifying the availability of the free access to Facebook service, and will also see the “Facebook with Free Data” banner at the top of the mobile site or app once the free access to Facebook promo is activated.

Aside from free Facebook, customers also get free access to premium content such as Spotify and top mobile games. With GoSURF50, customers get 300MB of data to access the internet and an additional free 400MB for music streaming and online mobile gaming for only P50 valid for three days. The games include Clash of Clans, Candy Crush Saga, Candy Crush Soda Saga, Summoners War, Hay Day, Boom Beach, Soul Seeker, Dungeon Hunter 5, and Asphalt 8: Airborne.

To know more or to keep updated about GoSURF, text GoSURF to 8888 or text “GoSURF FREE” to 8888 to get detailed information about the different freebies you can get with the promo. For more information, visit

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