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    Totolink G300R 300Mbps 3G/4G Wireless N Router But will it work?

    Hello my informative friends :) I am looking at buying this router for myself and since I am going to be the only one using it I don't see why I need to buy an expensive brand also I have read alot of positive reviews on this (little guy) my question is as follows: -Will it work with my ZTE...
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    Cell C Lies To Customers To Convince Them To Extend Contracts

    Hi Forum, My accusations in this subject line should not be taken lightly. I received a phone call from a Cell C sales person on the fourth of August 2015 regarding my Giga20 data contract. It expired and was due for an upgrade. So this sales person weaved together a nice lie in order to...
  3. Stevi

    [OLD] Unable to get 4G/LTE? Your SIM needs to be provisioned

    NEW THREAD: https://mybroadband.co.za/vb/showthread.php/870833-Vodacom-LTE-activation-requests Hi All, I upgraded to the Samsung A3 last week, but seem to be having problems getting a 4G connection. The Vodacom assistant did the sim swop to the micro sim, and said all the settings...
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    Stolen 3G SIM card - who is liable for voice call abuse? Network or client?

    A colleague of mine had his 3G SIM card and modem stolen, and it was only after a month when he received a R7,000 bill from his network operator that he realised it was stolen. The SIM card was used to make local and international voice calls. Are these services not supposed to be blocked on...
  5. krycor

    Router Suggestion/Advice? Best one to get?

    Hi, I was wondering if someone could advise on what they've seen as the best(budget vs performance) wan-3g/hspa router around. Doesn't need to have a failover but i guess for future use it would be a nice to have.. currently just looking for a hspa router i can use thats cheap and performs well.
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    OOB charges on Contract Data Packages & Bill Shock

    Hi. I know this has been asked before, tried the search function, but couldn't find much info. If I sign up for the Cell C 2GB per month data contract at R149, what happens once the 2GB of data is depleted? Will I automatically get billed at the OOB rate of 39c per MB? Is it possible to...
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    Can Cell C HSPA be used as backup for ADSL in a business environment?

    Hi. As the Q states, I'd like to use Cell C HSPA (60GB or 24GB promo) as a backup to our current ADSL connection at the office. Before I go out and buy one of the prepaid promo packages, I have a few questions that need answering: Is it possible to get a public IP address from Cell C? Is this...
  8. jes

    Should LTE be dubbed 4G?

    Should LTE be dubbed 4G? MTN, 8ta and Cell C give their views on whether LTE networks and services should be called 4G
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    South Africa’s broadband speeds: mobile networks to the rescue

    South Africa’s broadband speeds: mobile networks to the rescue Vodacom, MTN and Cell C keep South Africa in touch with international broadband speeds
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    Cell C 21 Mbps modem shortage resolved

    Cell C 21 Mbps modem shortage resolved A shortage of HSPA/HSPA+ modems at Cell C stores on Monday has been resolved
  11. Derrick

    One chip HSPA solution for Open OS enabled mobile devices

    Ericsson announced the U380 mobile platform delivering a true mobile Internet experience and empowering consumers with advanced multimedia features. The U380 is an integrated and verified one-chip HSPA platform, supporting all major Open Operating Systems on the market and the first product...
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    GSMA calls on ICASA and Government to Support Mobile Broadband

    GSMA calls on ICASA and Government to Support Mobile Broadband The GSMA today called upon South African communications regulator ICASA, along with the country’s government, to act now and make key decisions on mobile spectrum allocation and taxation policy.
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    Ericsson unveils new HSPA chip

    Ericsson unveils new HSPA chip Ericsson announced a new mobile broadband module specifically designed for tablet computers
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    Is a boost in mobile data usage a double edged sword?

    The boom in mobile data usage is a double edged sword for the cellular operators Is a boost in mobile data usage a double edged sword?
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    HSPA is an acronym for High Speed Packet Access, which is an extension of 3G-R99 or Vanilla-3G (used by both Vodacom and MTN), and is effectively a Mobile Broadband technology, which collectively refers to both HSDPA (downlink) and HSUPA
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    Vodacom upgrades subscribers to 14.4 Mbps HSPA

    Vodacom upgrades customers to 14.4 Mbps Vodacom surprises with 14.4 Mbps HSPA upgrades for prepaid and contract customers
  17. LazyLion

    World’s first 21Mbps eHSPA/HSPA+ data “call” made in Australia

    http://www.itwire.com/content/view/22150/127/ How long will we have to wait? :(
  18. morkhans

    Huawei B970/B970b HSPA Router

    What is it? The Huawei B970 is a 3G router with an embedded 3G chip (think Linksys WRT54G3G without having to buy a PCMCIA card). It has 4 ethernet ports, an analogue port for attaching a phone, WiFi support as well as a connection for an external antenna. When attached via USB to a PC it...
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    20 Mbps HSPA+ chipset

    20 Mbps HSPA+ chipset