MTN has introduced new, high denomination internet bundles that offer out-of-bundle rates of 29c per MB and a 60 day validity period. Currently, the validity period for Internet bundles is capped at 30 days.
Larry Annetts, Chief Operating Officer: MTN South Africa, said that the introduction of these new bundles addresses their customers’ need to access the Internet at affordable rates.
MTN has also announced that it will reward customers who purchase data bundles with 50% – 100% of the data they have purchased. The free data will be valid for a period of up to 30 days on selected bundles.
For example, customers who purchase a 5MB bundle will receive 2.5MB of data free, valid for one day.
Subscribers who purchase a 50MB bundle will get free 25MB of data valid for three days. Customers who purchase the 3GB bundle will receive 3GB for free – the free data will be valid for a period of 30 days.
MTN has also introduced a range of new Internet data bundles, including a 5MB bundle which is the first of its kind on the market.
The 5MB Internet bundle will retail for R3. The new data bundles that MTN now offers include a 50MB, 3GB, 5GB, 10GB, and 20GB option. These new data bundles will retail for R19, R299, R399, R599, and R1, 199 respectively.
|Bundle Expiry||Prepaid=1 Calendar Month, Postpaid x 1 Bill cycle|
|Carry Over||Prepaid=1 Calendar Month, Postpaid x 1 Bill cycle|
|Total Validity||Prepaid: up to 2 Calendar Months; Postpaid: 2 Bill cycles|
|Out-of-bundle Rate||Default Price Plan||Default Price Plan||R0.29||R0.29||R0.29||R0.29|