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    MTN eSIM support for iPhone

    Hi I recently upgraded to an iPhone 13 Pro through MTN as I was sold on the fact that they offered eSIM/dual sim support. My primary number was ported from Vodacom to the MTN network but I have a second data plan through Vodacom which I’m still hoping to use using the eSIM functionality. What...
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    Is it true that dual sim phones can't run both sims on 4g?

    Hi, recently heard that dual SIM phones can't run 4g at the same time. one has to be on 3g and the other on 4g. Can't be both on 4g. Is that true?Feels counter productive in the use of it, especially if you use 2 different networks.
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    Huawei Nova 5T Dual SIM?

    Im looking to purchase a phone under R7500 with Dual SIM capabilities. I settled on the Huawei Nova 5T, and I noticed something on the huawei product page. Can anyone confirm that the second slot Is for a memory card only (if the device was bought from Huawei)? additionally, if anyone has...
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    Travel with Redmi 4A

    Hi Hoping this is the right place to post this. Have a Redmi 4A with dual Sim, presently using Vodacom prepaid. Am planning a trip to Madagascar and seems my phone is not currently supported/enabled for use there. (under Additional settings, Region tab, Madagascar not listed) My query is: Is...
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    Cash Purchase Device, Cape Town - Where?

    Good day, I am trying to find out where I can buy a new Huawei P20 Pro, dual sim, outright in Cape Town. I have hunted online and come up empty handed.
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    Huawei P20 Lite on Telkom Mobile FreeMe 1GB Promo

    Can anyone confirm if the Huawei P20 Lite on Telkom Mobile's FreeMe 1GB Promo plan is dual sim. Are all their phones dual sim? Has anyone applied for this and can confirm that the dual sim functionality is not disabled as it is with Vodacom and MTN. Here's the deal, R299 pm...
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    Huawei P20 Lite Dual SIM Not Dual SIM.

    I recently bought a Huawei P20 Lite that came with a MTN SIM card. I bought it because it is a Dual SIM phone. Well that is not the case. Turns out only one SIM can work at a time because it only came with one IMEI number. Is there a way to activate the second SIM slot?
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    Dual-Sim Capability & Special Import Mobiles Worth It?

    Hi All, I am wanting to get feedback on people's experiences with special imports? I am paying cash for a phone for the first time, and am a little nervous about a simple 6-12 month warranty. I am looking at the Samsung A5 2017 Dual-Sim for around ZAR R5,000, which leads to my next...
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    Parallel Space - Run 2 WhatsApp on dual-sim phone - Your Reviews/thoughts/etc

    Hi Guys, I'm tired of carrying around two phones so I am going to bite the bullet and use my one dual-sim android phone. Problem is, that as anyone who has probably considered this, I have two WhatsApp corresponding to the two numbers. I've come across an app on Google Play called...
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    Can anyone recommend a good Dual-Sim Android phone with Removable Battery?

    Hi fellow Android junkies! My (semi) trusty LG G3 decided to take swimming lessons and now I'm in the market for a new phone. I'm specifically looking for one with dual-sim (extra MicroSD slot is a bonus), and a removable battery. I did some google-fu and came up with Moto G5, LG V20, or...
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    Huawei Dual Sim devices - Not always!

    Did the usual homework on GSMArena and Huawei website, decided to get the P10Lite - nice dual SIM, moewiese fast device, enough memory, beautiful design. Yeah, I like the hardware, I want the hardware. Bought the device yesterday from Incredible Connexion, they had stock. Platteland here, we...
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    Dual Sim Phone now Obsolete?

    Hi guys so I have a dual sim phone and both sim cards are with MTN. One is my main number which I can upgrade only in a few weeks time so the other sim is the black Friday special. however, today I noticed that I'm only allowed to use one sim, basically, the other sim says emergency calls...
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    Suggestions welcome

    Please recommend me a cheap phone with the following features: Android 2.2 or above, dual-sim, qwerty keyboard, and whatsapp compatible. Thanks
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    MTN remove dual sim functionality on phones

    Hi all, I have recently become aware that MTN removes the dual sim capability of all their phones. anyone have more info on this? why would they do this, and more importantly, is there a way to get around it? do they change the actual hardware of the phone or is it a software change that can...
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    Brand new Huawei P8 Lite

    Item name (be very descriptive): Huawei p8 lite (Black) Dual Sim Age and condition: Brand new, box opened to test the phone. Do you include packaging: Yes Warranty: Yes, full Reason for selling: Unwanted contract Price: R2600 Negotiable: No Location: Wits University (Johannesburg)...
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    Vodacom Blocks Dual Sim Usage

    Hi all, I have a Huawei P9 Lite and got the phone because it has dual sim capability. The phone is on a business contract with Vodacom and i was hoping to add my personal sim to the phone so that i don't have to carry two phones. When i visited Vodaworld today, the customer service agent...
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    Vodacom Huawei P8 Lite - Dual Sim?

    Hi gents, I see some topics with regards to the Vodacom version of the Huawei P8 Lite and the dual sim being locked via software. I am about to upgrade my existing contract to the Vodacom Huawei P8 Lite, but I just want to confirm that the 2nd tray does indeed support both microSD or nano...
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    Cell C Samsung Galaxy J1 Hell - Beware of both!!

    I am a disabled person living on a meagre SASSA disability allowance. A friend lent me her brand new Cell C contract phone, one of many she has. This one is a brand new Samsung Galaxy J1 Duos as of early November 2015. Right from the start, it cut calls or faded outgoing voice even though I...
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    Dual SIM Android phone

    Nice and cheap with at least 1GB RAM, where? Tnx
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    Mid range dual SIM phone - which to get?

    Hi I got taken in by the Afrihost Zest deal last year. Unfortunately that phone's decline in battery and support means it is time to get a new phone. The Zest has converted me to dual sim, especially now that OTT calling requires far less airtime purchase on my primary sim number. Looking...