Telkom announced in a press release on Thursday, 20 November 2014 that it will offer a free DStv Explora decoder with its SmartHome Premium package for R899 per month on a 24 month contract.
The offer will be available from 22 November 2014 to new and existing Telkom customers.
This announcement comes shortly after news emerged that Telkom would offer free DStv Explora decoders to subscribers that take up 10Mbps or faster DSL services on a 24-month contract.
Telkom said that this offer applies to existing subscribers that upgrade to 10Mbps (or faster) lines, or new customers that take up 10Mbps (or faster) services from 23 November 2014.
According to Telkom, it has entered into an exclusive deal with MultiChoice to offer these packages, and it added that it will also sell the Explora and the DStv Wi-Fi Connector from its stores.
Customers will be able to get the DStv Explora for R1,999, and the DStv WiFi Connector for R399, Telkom said.