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== Prepaid plans ==
 
== Prepaid plans ==
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===MTN===
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Data feature packs (available on contract and prepaid)
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{| border="1" style="text-align:center;"
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!  MTN Broadband
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|  10MB
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|  75MB
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|  100MB
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|  300MB
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|  350MB
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|  500MB
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|  1GB
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|  2GB
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|  1-Day Unlimited (New)
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!  Subscription (inc VAT)
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|  R10
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|  R49
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|  R80
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|  R149
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|  R169
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|  R189
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|  R289
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|  R389
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|  R50
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!  Prepaid
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Out-of-bundle rate (inc VAT) per MB
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|  R1
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|  R0.65
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|  R0.65
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|  R0.50
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|  R0.38
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|  R0.29
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|  R0.00
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== VoIP applications ==
 
== VoIP applications ==

Revision as of 15:04, 28 April 2011

Cellular Operators

MTN

APN settings

  • username: (blank)
  • password: (blank)
  • APN name: internet

Virgin

Virgin Mobile offers users mobile internet via EDGE at the cost of 60c per mb. 3G and HSDPA is currently not available as both Virgin Mobile and Cell C share the same bandwidth.

APN settings

  • username: (blank)
  • password: (blank)
  • APN name: vdata

Vodacom

Vodacom was also the first provider to deploy a 3G (third generation) or UMTS network in South Africa and is also offering HSPA+ 21.1 Mbit/s and HSUPA (2100 GHz). Vodacom is also offering 42 Mbit/s on a trial basis, and should be commercially available by Q1 2012. In terms of other technology Vodacom has its hand in Wi-Fi,WiMAX and LTE.

APN settings

  • username: (blank)
  • password: (blank)
  • APN name: iphone.vodacom.za

Prepaid plans

MTN

Data feature packs (available on contract and prepaid)

MTN Broadband 10MB 75MB 100MB 300MB 350MB 500MB 1GB 2GB 1-Day Unlimited (New)
Subscription (inc VAT) R10 R49 R80 R149 R169 R189 R289 R389 R50
Prepaid

Out-of-bundle rate (inc VAT) per MB

R1 R0.65 R0.65 R0.50 R0.38 R0.29 R0.19 R0.00

VoIP applications

GPS and other navigation applications

Restaurants, hotels and other recommendation applications

Social Networking applications

Special Travel applications

Wi Fi Networks

References

APN settings AT&T