Vodacom has launched “50GB+50GB” and “100GB+100GB” data deals on its LTE-A network, offering subscribers big discounts on standards rates.
The deals are aimed at driving data usage and engagement in selected areas, and giving users the chance to experience speeds of up to 150Mbps.
Vodacom said the packages are only available to the first 1,000 customers.
- 50GB Anytime + 50GB Night Owl data. 24-month contract – includes Huawei B618 router and Huawei WS331c Wi-Fi range extender. R899 pm.
- 100GB Anytime + 100GB Night Owl data. 24-month contract – includes Huawei B618 router and Huawei WS331c Wi-Fi range extender. R999 pm.
The Vodacom fixed LTE-A data products compete against Rain and Telkom’s fixed wireless products.
The table below provides an overview of how Vodacom’s prices compare to competing products.
|Fixed LTE-A Prices|
|Service||Anytime Data||After-Hours Data||Price|
|Telkom SmartBroadband Uncapped Wireless||Uncapped (FUP)||Uncapped (FUP)||R799|
|Cell C LTE-A||50GB||0GB||R489|
|Vodacom Fixed LTE-A||50GB||50GB||R899|
|Telkom SmartBroadband Wireless LTE-A||50GB||50GB||R1,099|
|Cell C LTE-A||100GB||0GB||R849|
|Vodacom Fixed LTE-A||100GB||100GB||R999|
|Telkom SmartBroadband Wireless LTE-A||100GB||100GB||R1,699|