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  1. L

    Anyone on VOX willing to do a quick ping for me?

    As per the title, if you have a minute to spare, please drop a message or send me a quick PM. I suspect there is something wrong with VOX's DNS cache (specifically sparrow cache) and need someone to do a quick ping for me to verify. Thx!
  2. Jamie McKane

    Vox launches Wi-Fi Retail Lite for coffee shops and restaurants

    Vox launches Wi-Fi Retail Lite for coffee shops and restaurants Vox has launched its Wi-Fi Retail Lite solution, which offers coffee shops, restaurants, and other small service businesses the ability to offer free Wi-Fi to customers. “Retail stores can ill afford not to provide customers with...
  3. MuTToN_DaGGeR

    VOX Fiber/Frogfoot and Mikrotik Routers...

    Hello all. I have been with VOX since 2013 and they have been more than accommodating from the start. I switched over to fiber as soon as it was available in my area and had nothing but great things to say about them. I have been a advocate for the company since day one, getting a lot of my...
  4. N

    Considering a new ISP - please help

    Hi guys. I've been with webafrica for a while now (100/25mb uncapped octotel). Since ive started streaming i've decided i want to upgrade the upload to 100 aswell. However i see a couple other ISPs have 100/100 for about 100-200 bucks cheaper. Speeds are pretty inconsistent at peak times...
  5. Jamie McKane

    Apple signs up Vox website for news subscription service

    Apple signs up Vox website for news subscription service Apple Inc. signed Vox to be part of an upcoming subscription service for newspaper and magazine readers, according to a person familiar with the matter, adding the popular explainer website to a lineup that’s due to be announced next...
  6. L

    Vox Telecom Support

    Is it just me, or is Vox's support the most incoherent, dysfunctional bowl of dog turd out there? There's supposedly twenty-million different departments with absolutely no intercommunication. No department wants to take responsibility to aid you, but are quick to connect you to another...
  7. L

    Vox Telecom Support

    Is it just me, or is Vox's support the most incoherent, dysfunctional bowl of dog turd out there? There's supposedly twenty-million different departments with absolutely no intercommunication. No department wants to take responsibility to aid you, but are quick to connect you to another...
  8. J

    Vox FTTB the saviour ?

    Hey Everyone, My suburb is way too small to drive FTTH, meaning that we'd probably get Fibre once the whole of Cape Town is completed. Yesterday, I saw an OpenServe van at our local exchange, thought to have a chat: Guy confirmed that FTTH is not available yet, however, they just finished...
  9. Jamie McKane

    Vox launches new satellite broadband packages

    Vox launches new satellite broadband packages Vox has launched new satellite broadband plans through its satellite broadband provider YahClick, offering better speeds and more data options. YahClick uses Ka-band satellites to provide high-speed satellite Internet connectivity across Africa.
  10. Jamie McKane

    Vox launches new fixed LTE-A packages

    Vox launches new fixed LTE-A packages Vox has partnered with Internet Solutions to offer Cell C's fixed LTE-A packages, with prices starting at R219 per month. The company's new fixed LTE-A packages are SIM-based services running over Cell C's network, which provides users with throughputs of...
  11. M

    Vobi calls interrupted by normal calls

    Hi Everyone So I recently moved over to a fibre package with Vox that includes unlimited calling with the Vobi app. I am finding the call quality to be excellent and the app in general is really well made. There is however, one really big issue that I can't get my head around. If I am in the...
  12. Z

    Need help cancelling with VOX

    If anyone can help, please steer me in the right direction. Put in an application with Vox for Fibre. Vuma had already installed their unit in the house before I applied. A month of endless phone calls, and bs promises resulted in absolutely nothing from Vox. Eventually got tired of them and...
  13. Jamie McKane

    Vox stops inbound call rebates to customers due to lower termination rates

    Vox stops inbound call rebates to customers due to lower termination rates Vox has informed customers that it will no longer be able to pass on inbound rebates from 1 November 2018. The move is a result of ICASA lowering termination rates, which impacts the charges network operators can charge...
  14. J

    Amplifi HD Router on Vox/Vumatel

    Hi All, Does anyone use an Amplifi HD router on Vox/Fibrehoods(Vumatel)? I currently have the Vox supplied Zyxel router connected to the Vumatel CPE. It is unstable and slow and I want to replace it with the Amplifi HD mesh router. Can I connect the new router to the Vumatel CPE or do I need...
  15. N

    Use Any Router with Vox Fibre

    Hey guys, A friend of mine living in Durban North recently got a 50/5 Mbps Vumatel/Vox fibre line and connection. The install techies removed his upper-mid end Asus VDSL modem/router that he had recently purchased in anticipation of upgrading to fibre and replaced it with a small white Mikrotik...
  16. M

    RSAWeb vs VOX (Milnerton)

    Hello FrogFootFibre has installed the fibre infrastructure in the Milnerton area (to be up and running by the 27th of this month). I am trying t determine what the best ISP would be and want to get your opinion/experience. So far we are looking at an uncapped 100Mbps line from either RSAWeb...
  17. phly

    Rain LTE Promo

    Since all the hype of late has been about Rain - I thought it wise to mention a promo I came across of the standard Rain Fixed LTE packages - I am not affiliated with the company in any way and I only came across this as I was helping a friend get a good affordable Rain package and I haven't...
  18. S

    Has anyone moved from LTE to Fibre?

    Has anyone moved from telkom or any other lte network to Fibre? during peak times 7pm-10pm the speed drops to around 5-10Mbps, when its not peak times the speed is around 40Mbps. If anyone has moved to fibre how much better is it? will the speed drop during peak hours? and also...
  19. S

    [VOX Fibre] Telia Packet Loss

    Is anyone else noticing issues to international destinations that transverse Telia routes? I'm getting packet loss on a few hops consistently for the past few days. Reached out to Vox customer support but they say they don't offer any guarantee's on international availability. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯...
  20. Y

    What do I have to do to get Telkom to upgrade me to VDSL ?

    I've Tweeted and called in numerous times, have been given actual dates that the upgrade would be done but still no upgrade, its really frustrating, can some one please help with this ?
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