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    Vodacom Porting

    Good Day I would like someone who knows about this to answer. I recently signed up for a 2 for 1 Vodacom contract. I was then called and confirmed the contract.I did tell them I had two numbers to port.They said I must call 082135 when I recieve my devices. Today, I did an online chat to...
  2. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom has the unhappiest mobile data customers - BMIT

    Vodacom has the unhappiest mobile data customers - BMIT Telkom has the happiest mobile data customers and Vodacom has the unhappiest, according to the BMIT Digital Consumer Survey 2018. The survey collected data from over 1,250 South African consumers, all of whom had an active SIM and used...
  3. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom launches SD-WAN in South Africa

    Vodacom launches SD-WAN in South Africa Vodacom's business unit has launched its new Software-Defined Wide Area Network (SD-WAN) offering in South Africa, making Vodacom one of the first telecom companies to launch this technology in the country. SD-WAN applies software-defined networking to...
  4. Jamie McKane

    We have not increased contract prices - Vodacom

    We have not increased contract prices - Vodacom Vodacom has stated that the company has not raised its contract tariffs, following questions from MyBroadband. The questions arose after MyBroadband readers pointed out what appeared to be price hikes for certain Samsung smartphone contracts.
  5. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom and MTN's dirty money-making scheme

    Vodacom and MTN's dirty money-making scheme Fraudulent wireless application service providers (WASPs) are taking money from Vodacom and MTN subscribers without their permission. What makes the situation worse is that Vodacom and MTN are well aware of this problem but refuse to block these...
  6. Riccorbypro

    Vodacom Google Services outage

    Today, around 14h30 (2nd October) my phone started having weird connectivity issues to the Google Services over Vodacom's LTE. I thought it might be a temporary outage and switched over to WiFi, but it seems that it's also happening elsewhere. Having asked around, 3 other people are unable to...
  7. L

    Vodacom FTTH - Huwawei HG659

    Hwsit Guys So wasn’t sure where to post. Apologies if this is the incorrect section. My standard Huwawei router given by Vodacom is currently having a slight problem which I noticed recently only. The 2.4Ghz WiFi signal is only giving me half speed. I have a 40Mbps Down and 20Mbps Up. When...
  8. 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...
  9. Joseph matane

    Misleading information from Vodacom official website

    hello everyone I just had bad experience from Vodacom, they market Vodacom Smart Kicka 4 as LTE smartphone: I called 082 1950 serval times the agents kept telling me; yes if the device is Android it does support LTE but that is not the case after buying the device the smartphone is pure H+...
  10. S

    Apple iPhone 7 - Blacklisted? Network Lock? Huh?

    Hi guys, Bought an iPhone 7 Plus from a mutual friend, someone who I trust(ed) to not sell me stolen goods. Phone came all neat in the box, all accessories there, serial checked out fine and there’s no issues with iCloud. He even showed me the proof of purchase slip (1 yr old phone, for the...
  11. M

    Vodacom - moving a mobile number to prepaid from a corporate contract

    I would appreciate advise on the following: I currently have my cell number of many years associated with a corporate contract. I would like to transfer the number back to me on a prepaid basis, and not take over the corporate account nor handset. I am leaving the company and they provided...
  12. Jamie McKane

    The Vodacom water-saving SMS you can't opt out from

    The Vodacom water-saving SMS you can't opt out from A MyBroadband reader has report receiving an SMS from Vodacom with a "water saving" tip. While it is not strange for Vodacom customers to receive SMSs from Vodacom - the reader is a Vodacom customer - and there is nothing new about needing to...
  13. Aang2721

    Blackberry E-Mail

    A few years ago, I had a BlackBerry device (it was on prepaid with Vodacom) on which I set up an e-mail account. The domain of this e-mail account was @mobileemail.vodafonesa.co.za. I got rid of the BlackBerry device, and now I cannot access the e-mails on that e-mail account. Does anyone know...
  14. Jamie McKane

    Vodacom and Telkom discussing new roaming deal - Report

    Vodacom and Telkom discussing new roaming deal - Report Vodacom Group Ltd. is negotiating a South African wireless network-sharing deal with fixed-line operator Telkom SA SOC Ltd. as a replacement for former partner Cell C Pty Ltd., according to people familiar with the matter. The unit of...
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    Africa’s first commercial 5G network goes lives in Lesotho

  16. Joseph matane

    Vodacom sport ticket

    Hy guys have anyone here tried to stream any live game with Vodacom sport ticket ? I have tried to stream live psl game on Saturday I could not connect to dstv now app service to the point were by I demanded refund cause I didn't even use one MB and the game was on second half , luckily Vodacom...
  17. I

    Shocking Service Wakkerstroom

    Over the long weekend we travelled to Wakkerstroom for my 40th birthday. We stayed at the Wetlands Resort and when we arrived I was pleasantly surprised to find that my phone displayed full signal. What transpired was an absolute joke. You could not make calls effectively, sms's did not arrive...
  18. C

    Vodafone running Vodacom has no calculator memory?

    When away from the PC, and hand-held Scientific calculator not with me, I find the cell phone's calculator useful as a 'stand-in' calculator for electronic equations, with one drawback - no [M] emory buttons seem apparent. When doing complex equations, a memory is useful for storing a...
  19. P

    Porting Vodacom number to FNB Connect

    Hey guys, I am looking to end my contract with Vodacom as I am still happy with my current phone and would like to move to a contract that just gives me data and minutes. When comparing Vodacom and FNB there is no denying that FNB has much better value for money. My question is, would...
  20. G

    vodacom account

    I have a paid up vodacom account. vodacom do not want to provide me with a paid up letter nor do they want to submit the correct information to the credit bureau. I wrote to them on several occations without success. I need help