New Afrihost uncapped ADSL bundle prices unveiled

Afrihost cuts the price of its ADSL line rentals and uncapped bundled products following Telkom’s ADSL speed upgrades

November 25, 2013
Afrihost ADSL

Afrihost reduced the price of its bundled uncapped ADSL products, following Telkom’s ADSL speed upgrades which started this month.

Telkom started to upgrade ADSL line speeds on Monday 11 November 2013 – a process which will continue until early 2014. 1Mbps, 2Mbps, and 4Mbps ADSL lines are increased to 2Mbps, 4Mbps, and 10Mbps respectively.

These increases mean that uncapped ADSL subscribers will have to upgrade their ISP accounts to benefit from the higher line speeds.

Afrihost has now unveiled its latest ADSL prices, which include price cuts on its bundled ADSL products.

Afrihost director Greg Payne said that their clients will have the option to stay on the same speed and get a discount, or double their line speed and pay for the faster package.

“For example, users who were on a 4Mbps uncapped bundle and were paying R697 per month, can now get a saving of R100 and stay on 4Mbps, or choose to upgrade to 10Mbps and pay R897 per month,” said Payne.

The following table provides an overview of Afrihost’s new DSL line rental and bundled prices.

Afrihost DSL line prices
Service Fast ADSL Faster ADSL Fastest ADSL VDSL
Speed 2Mbps 4Mbps 10Mbps 20Mbps
Monthly price R149 R279 R399 R499
Afrihost DSL line and uncapped account bundle
Speed 2Mbps 4Mbps 10Mbps 20Mbps
Monthly price R397 R597 R897 R1,397

Old versus New Afrihost ADSL bundle prices

The following table shows Afrihost’s old and new prices on its ADSL line rental and its bundled ADSL products.

Package 2Mbps (Old Price) 2Mbps (New Price)  4Mbps (Old Price) 4Mbps (New Price) 10Mbps (Old Price) 10Mbps (New Price)
Line Rental R279pm R149pm R399pm R279pm R399pm R399pm
Uncapped Bundle R497pm R397pm R697pm R597pm R897pm R897pm
Business Bundle R597pm R497pm R897pm R797pm R1297pm R1297pm
Capped Bundle R497 (with 75GB) R297pm (with 50GB) R697pm (with 100GB) R497 (with 75GB) R697 (with 100GB) R697 (with 100GB)

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