MetroFibre announces free fibre-to-the-home speed upgrades

Dee96

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RocketNet has received the notice from Metrofibre and will be reviewing all our options and where possible make the best decision for our RocketNet customers and prospective customers.

Watch this space...
Hi RocketNet-Rep
Any news
 

Yats

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RocketNet has received the notice from Metrofibre and will be reviewing all our options and where possible make the best decision for our RocketNet customers and prospective customers.

Watch this space...

Thanks. Looking forward to the upgrade. Assume there will be a spore upgrade for me as I’m on the 10Mbps package.
 

RobotWizard

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Seems like we will not be getting any benefit since the 'complex' we live in has some bulk deal with MetroFibre. :rolleyes:
 

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RocketNet has received the notice from Metrofibre and will be reviewing all our options and where possible make the best decision for our RocketNet customers and prospective customers.

Watch this space...
From the 1st June 2021 all Metrofibre customers will enjoy the following package benefits from RocketNet:
  1. Customers on the 10Mbps package will be upgraded to the 25Mbps package at no additional cost. The 10Mbps product will no longer exist.
  2. All customers on the current 25Mbps package will be upgraded to the 50Mbps package at no additional cost.
  3. All our 50Mbps customers will be upgraded to the 100Mbps package at no additional cost.
  4. All our 100Mbps customers will be upgraded to the 200Mbps package at no additional cost.
  5. All our 200Mbs customers will be upgraded to the NEW 300Mbps package at no additional cost.
Please note: These changes will be made by us and there is nothing you need to do to affect these changes.

New packages from 1 June 2021:

RocketNet Metrofibre Packages
Price from 1 June 2021
Apollo 25​
R655.00​
Apollo 50​
R795.00​
Apollo 100​
R995.00​
Apollo 200​
R1195.00​
Apollo 300​
R1495.00​

All the best and continue reaching for the stars.
 

werfie

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Yipeeeeeee got my Afrihost notification. Speed upgrade and price drop
 

AfriNatic

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Not seeing anything on their website. Any idea what their new prices are?

We have notified all clients and new prices speeds will be updated on the website from the 1st.

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tyerone

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my isp is just ignoring the fact that the speed upgrade is happening, no word on what they will do? asked many times what happening and they just say they havnt been told anything???
WTF?? how can every other ISP know about it?
 

StoneCold

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my isp is just ignoring the fact that the speed upgrade is happening, no word on what they will do? asked many times what happening and they just say they havnt been told anything???
WTF?? how can every other ISP know about it?

Who is your ISP? :unsure:
 

Meister-Man

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my isp is just ignoring the fact that the speed upgrade is happening, no word on what they will do? asked many times what happening and they just say they havnt been told anything???
WTF?? how can every other ISP know about it?
Mine 2, Home Connect.
 

tyerone

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mweb is changing its metrofibre offering

Also note, these packages will be changing as of the 1st June

Line Speed - Current Current RSP - Current Line Speed - 1 June RSP –

1 June 10/10Mbps R649 to 25/25Mbps R649

25/25Mbps R829 to 50/50Mbps R829

50/50Mbps R999 to 100/100Mbps R999

100/100Mbps R1 199 to 200/200Mbps R1 199
 

Meister-Man

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mweb is changing its metrofibre offering

Also note, these packages will be changing as of the 1st June

Line Speed - Current Current RSP - Current Line Speed - 1 June RSP –

1 June 10/10Mbps R649 to 25/25Mbps R649

25/25Mbps R829 to 50/50Mbps R829

50/50Mbps R999 to 100/100Mbps R999

100/100Mbps R1 199 to 200/200Mbps R1 199
I suspect this is what most are doing, keep it all the same and bump everyone up 1 tier ito speeds.
 
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