1. Jan

    Mweb's terms and conditions would take you 2 hours to read

    One South African ISP has T&Cs that take 2 hours to read It will take over 2 hours to read through all the terms and conditions related to buying a broadband service from Mweb. It was one of the findings from a comparison of the length of the terms and conditions from prominent South African...
  2. Jan

    1Gbps fibre prices compared

    The Ferrari of Internet connections in South Africa pricing compared Among prominent South African ISPs, RSAWeb and Webafrica offer consumers the most affordable 1 Gbps fibre packages across four of the country's biggest fibre networks, a MyBroadband analysis shows. We compared the 1 Gbps...
  3. Jan

    MetroFibre increases speeds - FTTH price comparison

    Fibre price war in South Africa — MetroFibre throws down the gauntlet Comparing the latest fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) prices in South Africa from major fibre network operators (FNOs) shows that Vumatel is the most expensive for almost every speed. MetroFibre announced this week that it was...
  4. Jan

    South African ISPs are hiring developers, network engineers, and sysadmins

    South African ISPs are hiring — 34 tech jobs you can apply for now Many of South Africa's big Internet service providers (ISPs) are recruiting developers and engineers in various roles. According to the Skills Development Corporation, the most employable field at the end of 2021 was...
  5. M

    500mbps line videos buffering?

    Hi guys, Hope everyone is well. I really need some help here. I recently got a 500mbps line from RSAweb. Everything has been really good. Except for the fact that when I try and stream or watch Facebook and Instagram I cannot watch something for more than 5 seconds wothout it buffering. I...
  6. Anthro

    Frogfoot Networks & HL Telecoms and Construction (Pty) Ltd - Very bad service

    Placeholder RE: [FF #1419976] AutoReply: [##1854300##] Complaint - Escalation FRG1786936-T1 - <redacted address>, Cape Town
  7. Jan

    Top ISP in South Africa at the start of 2022

    South Africa's top ISP at the start of 2022 revealed Cool Ideas, RSAWEB, and Webafrica received the highest average customer satisfaction ratings in the latest MyBroadband Insights broadband report. The report is based on 241,572 speed tests and customer satisfaction ratings collected through...
  8. Jan

    Fibre ISP email support tested

    ISP email support tested — and only one could answer a simple question An email support test of South African Internet service providers (ISPs) by MyBroadband revealed that only RSAWeb provided a complete and reasonable answer to the questions asked. Email is a core part of any ISP’s support...
  9. Jan

    South Africa's biggest data users of 2021

    The Petabyte squad — South Africa’s biggest data hogs in 2021 At least three fibre-to-the-home users in South Africa consumed more than 1 petabyte (1,000TB) of data during 2021, according to major fibre Internet Service Providers (ISPs) in the country. Point Topic's Broadband Tariff Benchmark...
  10. Jan

    Fibre price comparison - 4Mbps to 50Mbps for less than R500

    Fibre for less than R500 — from 4Mbps to 50Mbps South Africans looking for an affordable fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) package will find a wide range of products to choose from for less than R500 per month. The prices of fibre packages are not primarily determined by the Internet Service Providers...
  11. Jan

    MyBroadband ISP rankings Q4 2021 - Cell C overtakes Rain as worst ISP

    South Africa's top ISP revealed — along with a big surprise about Telkom MyBroadband Insights released its Q4 2021 South African ISP report, which revealed that Cool Ideas, RSAWEB, Afrihost, and Axxess are the best Internet service providers (ISPs). The South African ISP report is based on...
  12. Jan

    Uncapped FTTH price comparison

    Cheapest home fibre deals in South Africa South Africans can get an uncapped fibre package for as little as R297 per month, thanks to price cuts from fibre network operators and Internet service providers throughout 2021. Several fibre packages have download speeds ranging from 10Mbps to...
  13. Jan

    Top ISPs in South Africa (Q3 2021)

    Big surprise in South African ISP rankings RSAWeb has dethroned Cool Ideas as the top Internet service provider (ISP) in South Africa in the latest ISP rankings. The Q3 2021 South African ISP report revealed that RSAWeb is the top-rated ISP, followed by Cool Ideas and Afrihost.
  14. SuperHero Sarah


    To all clients signing up now for a 50mbps line and up All Fibre network operators, all packages 50mbps and up will get a free mini UPS. Call us on 087 470 0000 or email us
  15. SuperHero Sarah


    To all FibreStream clients looking for a new ISP! RSAWEB will assist with moving you over to us with no upfront cost. We will cover your Vumatel connection costs to migrate, and we will give you a free mini UPS! Contact us on 087 470 0000 to get assistance. You can also email us...
  16. H

    RSAWEB slashes prices.... (21/4/21)

    Can anyone or perhaps RSAWEB tell me if existing customers will benefit from this?
  17. N

    RSAWeb Openserve Premium Package Shaping/Throttling btw 17:30pm to 22:30pm

    Hi everyone, I recently signed up with RSAWeb on the their Openserve 40Mbps/20Mbps line (OS upgraded to 50Mbps/25Mbps yesterday). The speed, both down and up for Netflix (speed test done on and YouTube, have been consistent and in line with the quoted spec speed and I have been able...
  18. old

    Octotel Fibre - Surrey Estate, Cape Town

    Surrey Estate, Cape Town Trenching - DONE [February 2020] Fibre inserted into subsurface fibre ducting conduits - DONE [April 2020] Question: When is Surrey Estate and surrounding areas GO LIVE?
  19. V

    RSAWeb legal issues

    I am here to ask for some legal advice concerning my dealings with RSAWeb the last couple of months, as well as to warn everyone from dealing with them. This all started a couple of months ago when I joined RSAWeb because of their free installation and 1-month free deal. It all started great...
  20. medicnick83

    RSAWEB Black Friday Special 2019

    Looking for a new ISP? Well... now is the time - check this out: