1. Anthro

    Amobia Connection methods

    a Friend can see Amobia AP from inside his flat. He can connect to it, and gets an IP - so he pretty much just needs to get a PPOE username / password from them correct ? They insist he needs some form of repeater / CPE ...
  2. U

    Rights as user regarding any form of internet

    Sup guys, I'm currently with amobia, and let me start things off and save some people a LOT of time and frustration: DO NOT GO WITH THEM!!! I mean seriously, do not make the same mistake I did! Anyhow, I'm an eSports player, so obviously latency is literally the most important thing. Put...
  3. B

    Amobia internet - Stay away

    In Oct of 2015 Amobia uncapped became one of the worst products you can purchase. After a normal week of usage downloading PS Plus games, a few discounted ones, Netflix and YouTube. I was "shaped" and my connection reduced from 3Mbs to less than 512Kbs. Today is the 11th of December and I have...
  4. M

    Amobia - Wireless ISP feedback

    Hi All, I live in Johannesburg and we do not have Telkom Lines so we cannot get ADSL. I asked professor Google to provide me some names for some wireless ISP's and came across Amobia Communications, who are based in Stellenbosch Cape Town. I just wanted to share how my experience has been...
  5. Rouxenator

    Amobia is Awesome!

    While my second time with Amobia started out a bit shaky with a rather long waiting period for the install it turns our they have really upped their game. Any time, night or day, week or weekend, I can email them with any connectivity issue I have and they will call me back. I have never had...
  6. Rouxenator

    Avoid Amobia [resolved]

    Amobia WISP Having used Amobia from 2006~2010 I made the mistake of signing up with them again. They never respond to emails and after more than a week of paying R1700 for an installation and first month access fee all that I have is an invoice. They did call to say they plan to do the...
  7. P

    Amobia Question & Alternatives

    Hi Guys, I stay in a complex in Parkwood/Rosebank area in Joburg. After 8 months of being on 3G here I am pretty sick and tired of it. Doesnt look like telkom will be bringing fixed line access here any more so looking into other solutions. I used to run on an uncapped ADSL line and...
  8. R

    Amobia and Neotel WiMax

    Ok, so I am unable to get ADSL as the developers of the complex I am in failed to have to correct infrastructure installed during development. I have been using Vodacom data on my phone but its becoming a bit to pricey for me. I stumbled across Amobia from reading this forum. I know...
  9. M

    Is Amobia Wifi/Wimax down in Randburg area, 11 August 2012?

    Does anyone know what's happening with Amobia connectivity in the Randburg/Johannesburg area this Saturday 11 August 2012? my connection with them has been down since about midnight this morning and I have sent a coupla emails to their support desk and follow-up phone calls both of which have...
  10. V

    Amobia 3MB uncapped useless

    I got new amobia wimax 3mb uncapped connection from 1st December, after six days it is still not working. i have wasted about 100 airtime minutes over the last 6 days to speak to tech support guys, what a waste of time and money.
  11. jes

    Aerosat and Amobia merge

    Aerosat and Amobia merge Well known wireless service providers Aerosat and Amobia Communications merge
  12. Rouxenator

    Not bad for a 384kbps connection @ R99 p.m

    Just ran on my Amobia capped 384kbps wireless connection and the results are pretty amazing for a R99 per month deal !
  13. Rouxenator

    Amobia goes uncapped Being a customer of Amobia for 3 years I'm in the process of getting ADSL installed since Amobia told me (on the 18th of March) that they have no plans to offer uncapped packages. I just happened to see on their website that that...
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    Hey guys I'm considering joining Amobia in Jhb (residential use). Wondering what others have experienced by way of: actual throughput interference from thunderstorms general service I am no gamer, but want to use Skype. This was not possible with another WISP I was with before...
  15. Rouxenator

    Amobia listens to customers.

    After reading the article about ADSL price drops I wrote a mail to my Amobia (my WISP) and they actually responded. I wrote : They actually responded and gave me 1GB extra on my monthy cap for September : I hope their prices drop soon, but in the meantime it is nice to have an ISP...
  16. rpm

    JHB wireless ring goes live

    JHB wireless ring goes live