Vodacom customers to score in Wi-Fi deal: WirelessG

WirelessG says that Vodacom customers can expect to benefit from cheaper and easier to use Wi-Fi access

By - November 15, 2013
Vodacom SA

Vodacom customers can expect lower data prices and much easier to use Wi-Fi products as part of the recently signed agreement between WirelessG and Vodacom. This is according to WirelessG CEO Carel van der Merwe.

WirelessG and Vodacom recently signed an agreement in which Vodacom will bundle G-Connect Wi-Fi data products with certain mobile product offerings.

Van der Merwe explained that Vodacom customers stand to benefit from the new Vodacom-WirelessG agreement.

“It will be much more cost effective to use Wi-Fi through your Vodacom bundle,” said van der Merwe.

“To get access to Wi-Fi utilising an existing 3G bundle is also much quicker and easier than to make credit card purchases.”

“Prepaid data products will instantly be available directly through mechanisms such as USSD or the Vodacom App,” he added.

Vodacom customers will further be the first to use their bundled products to get access to In-Flight Wi-Fi on-board Mango – at better rates than Wi-Fi on the ground.

Details about the Vodacom 3G and Wi-Fi data packages will only be released later, but van der Merwe said that the offering will include both Vodacom contract and pre-paid products.

“The 3G / Wi-Fi bundled products will be a new product range. The Wi-Fi component will be added at a very reasonable price component,” said van der Merwe.

More on Wi-Fi

Vodacom-WirelessG deal to offer new Wi-Fi data products

Telkom Mobile free Wi-Fi details

Wi-Fi Forum of South Africa launched

Share your thoughts

Shutterstock is the image partner of MyBroadband – more technology images

Join the conversation

Connect with Us

androidappletwitterfacebookgoogleplusfeednewsletter

Poll

Do you like Google's new logo?

View Results

Loading ... Loading ...

More News

How criminals can steal your private information from photocopiers

Copy machine hard drive

You should think twice before copying sensitive documents or sending a fax on your office photocopier machines.

World’s first 4K smartphone unveiled

Sony Z5

The new device in Sony’s flagship Xperia Z range has been unveiled at IFA in Berlin.

Acer launches Predator 8 gaming tablet

Acer Predator

Acer has unveiled its first “dedicated gaming tablet” – the Predator 8.

Huawei Watch unveiled

Huawei Watch

Pre-orders have opened for Huawei’s new smart watch – which is expected to make its way to South Africa in the future.

X

Newsletter Subscription


Name
Email *
Enter the following to confirm your subscription *
Captcha image


Free MyBroadband Newsletter
Subscribe
X