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  1. JohnBerg

    Vodacom 20GB deal for R199x24months

    So I recently decided to buy into this Vodacom deal , saw the advert on facebook and signed up , received a phone call from one of their agents and the got all my details and verbally said the price being R199 , so I got it all set up and have internet now. I decided to log in and make an...
  2. M

    Issues with FreeMe LIT bundles on Telkom-Vodacom roaming

    Good day all Is anyone else experiencing data issues with the new Telkom-Vodacom seamless roaming agreement? Previously with MTN roaming, I was able to enjoy my LIT packages without issue. Now it seems like when seamlessly roaming on Vodacom, their systems prefer normal data to LIT data. As a...
  3. X

    Vodacom Data Dissapeared

    Hi all I have bought a weekly data bundle of 1GB that was set to expire on 30 June, but this morning with my mobile data off and still connected to wifi, I lost the whole 1GB in 1 minute. Any advice would be greatly appreciated
  4. K

    Data Usage Warnings

    I used to get a a long range data warning, but now I get no warnings at all, I know the laws changed about this, but thought it would be better, not disappear entirely. Is there any way to activate or even set a limit for when I'm at a particular amount of data left?
  5. J

    Mobile Voice, Text and Data manager

    I am looking for an app that can help me to to track expenses of all my sim cards, I have about 15 sim cards that I manage monthly and need to track expenses, topups and usage from a cellphone or laptop. I use Vodacom, MTN and Telkom sim cards and it takes too much time to frequently check...
  6. TELESPHORE

    What is the role of ICASA really

    I send a complaint to ICASA regarding the RAIN network very poor performance due to over subscription. After 2 weeks got SMS that matter out of their jurisdiction. Referred to Internet Service Providers Association. Now that helps as much as trying to catch contents of a raw egg. ISPA is an...
  7. Z

    Cell C lte top up more expensive than Afrihost,webafrica etc

    So I have a cell c lte contract and the top ups are ridiculous. When I was with webafrica who were through cell c the top ups were way cheaper. Why is that?
  8. R

    Is telkom falsifying usage data?

    So I noticed on the telkom portal that my usage for monday is 33gb. 1. I did not download this much 2. It's quite literally impossible For my 4mbps line to use that much it needs to download at full speed for 19 hours and 40 minutes straight Problem being that there are only 17 hours in one day...
  9. D

    Netflix + Data combo

    Hi Like the title says, what is the best Netflix and LTE data combination for R400 or less? No 24 months contracts for the data.
  10. T

    MTN Data Customer Care

    Hi there, What number can I phone that I will actually be able to speak to a technical consultant? I have a number that does not get data signal (LTE, 3G) and even bough a new sim card and still nothing. So it must be something blocked on this number but cannot find a number to actaully speak...
  11. Jamie McKane

    Why your data is really disappearing

    Why your data is really disappearing Smartphone users are constantly complaining about disappearing data and that networks are stealing from them. Besides incredibly rare instances where there are network issues and user data balances are affected, we have bad news for you - your data is not...
  12. Jamie McKane

    How much you really pay for 1GB of data when you let it expire

    How much you really pay for 1GB of data when you let it expire Expiring mobile data is at the heart of ICASA's updated End-User and Subscriber Services Charter. Under ICASA’s new regulations, all Internet service providers – including mobile networks - must offer users the ability to roll over...
  13. C

    Advice on a data sim please guys

    Howsit one and all. looking for a backup data plan. i have a portable wifi router. so its a matter of a data sim that i am looking for. 5GB a month is more than i require. currently i am looking at the telkom deal for R139. 11GB per month on a 2 year contract. i have little to know issue with...
  14. SPERUJ

    FNBConnect data issue

    I buy the 2GB monthly data bundle (@ R179) ,I am online Only at night for anything from 3-6 hours [I never watch videos, I do only Google searches, website searches ,visit/read fbk & twitter timelines (now&then) ,write posts wherever (not daily) ], So this data bundle should last the whole 30...
  15. J

    MTN Data Share Problem

    Hi Everyone I have set up a data share on an MTN handset with 50Gbs promo and 500Mb inclusive data per month. In the past 2 months, the 500Mb have been used absurdly quickly. (this month was within 1.5days) The 2nd device is controlled by me, and I did not do anything data intensive within the...
  16. J

    MTN Data Share Problems

    Hi Everyone I have set up a data share on an MTN handset with 50Gbs promo and 2Gbs inclusive data per month. In the past 2 months, the 2 Gbs have been used absurdly quickly. (this month was within 1.5days) The 2nd device is controlled by me, and I did not do anything data intensive within...
  17. I

    Cell C contract migration.

    Hello, Don't know how to start this, but I'm going to dive straight into my issue. I currently have a data contract with Cell C( 40gb for R302, it was R299 but due to VAT increase) where I have a LTE sim and they gave me a ZTE router and it's a 24 month contract, where I still have 13 months...
  18. O

    OOB Shark strikes again... or did it?

    So heres my story. Loaded a gig on my MTN sim... happiness all around. Needed to make a call, so I loaded R100... Capitec, neh! All good, till I get a message from MtN sating Im using data at OOB rates. So Im surprised and go check my balances. After a 30 sec or so call to my mom, I have...
  19. F

    Data expiration, congestion and overloading

    Correct me if I am wrong but my view is that the whole data expiration issue is a misleading lie at the side of the operators. “The reason for data expiration is that we purchase capacity on data ‘pipes’ from other providers and this approach helps us to understand how much capacity we need. If...
  20. DhireshD

    What is the current status of the Data must fall campaign ???

    Hi Guys & Girls, Does anyone know what's going on with the whole data must fall campaign, I've been putting off getting a new contract for close to a year hoping prices would change before I sign up for a new contract. Should I still bide my time or am I waiting for a train that will never...
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