Telkom is up at it again! With the new Telkom Fibre packages available for subscribers in the new year, everyone can now enjoy unlimited internet access at an incredible speed rate. With this new offer, you have access to a fast internet speed rate of up to 200Mbps without interruption. Whether as an individual, a family or a business organisation, Telkom has made it so easy for everyone to choose a plan based on his or her budget without having the need to drain his or her purse to enjoy this special offer.
A unique thing about Telkom SA SOC Ltd is their reliability and dependability when it comes to internet services. Among other things, the leading Telkom service provider in South Africa is really shaping the digital world in the country. And one way through which they are actualising this is by the provision of high-speed internet which makes it easy for individuals and business organisations to catch up with the technologically-advancing world. Consequently, let us a take a look at some of the amazing data packages that are available to everyone.
Telkom Fibre packages
1. 10Mbps Fibre plan
Customers who subscribe to this package will have access to an uncapped 10Mbps Telkom plan which automatically grants them access to enjoy faster and more secure internet for a token of R705.13 for the SoftCap variation and R806.1 for the Uncapped variation. Specifically, subscribers will enjoy up to 10Mbps Fibre download speed as well as up to 5Mbps Fibre upload speed. Then, they will have access to uncapped internet data together with an email account which has 3GB of storage and 5 aliases. If they order online, they will enjoy a free WiFi range extender.
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2. Telkom 20Mbps fibre plan
With a token of R1,007.76 paid for the Uncapped variation or R806.1 paid for the SoftCap variation, you will be able to stream live, play games online and do just anything they desire to do with the fast internet connection service with their family and friends. Interestingly, a Fibre download speed of up to 20Mbps and an upload of up to 10Mbps come with the package. Apart from enjoying uncapped internet data, you will also have access to an email account with an assurance of 3GB of storage and 5 aliases. If you order online as well, then you will get a free WiFi range extender.
3. SoftCap 40Mbps Fibre plan
With this package costing a total of R1 007.76 for the SoftCap variation and R1,310.39 for the Uncapped variation, subscribers are able to enjoy as much as 40Mbps Fibre download speed and a Fibre upload speed of up to 20Mbps. While they enjoy uncapped internet data, they will also have access to an email account with an assurance of 3GB of storage and 5 aliases. Subscribers going for this package also enjoy a free WiFi range extender if they order online.
4. SoftCap 100Mbps Fibre plan
To enjoy this package, all that is needed to do is to pay the sum of R1,713.90 for the Uncapped variation or R1,613.3 for the SoftCap variation. With this amount, a subscriber will be able to enjoy as much as 100Mbps of Fibre download speed and then, another Fibre upload speed of up to 50Mbps. Apart from those, subscribers also have access to an email account with a storage capacity of 3GB and 5 aliases as well as uncapped internet data. While they are not left out in the freebie, if they order online, they will also get a free WiFi range extender.
5. Fibre 200Mbps plan
This is the highest Fibre package available to subscribers, and it goes for the sum of R1,699.00. Those who subscribe for this package will enjoy a Fibre download speed of as much as 200Mbps and an upload speed of not-less-than 100Mbps. Apart from that, instead of getting uncapped internet data, they will enjoy 600GB SoftCap data that comes with the package as well as a free modem that is WiFi-enabled with an installation of a 24-month contract.
More so, subscribers will enjoy free night surfer data between 00:00 and 7:00 am. They will also get an email account with a storage capacity of 3GB and 5 aliases, and if they order online as well, they get a free WiFi range extender. Then, they can also make their monthly subscription payment, but this does not include the modem and installation charges.
Telkom Business Fibre packages
The essence of the Telkom business packages is to ensure that businesses do not miss any opportunity with the presence of a stable and reliable internet connection. With the Business Uncapped Internet, organisations will enjoy data failover service in case of power outages, cable theft or other technical issues. Then, with the always-on SIM, they will be able to access their data. The always-on SIM works with most routers, 3G dongles, tablets, and devices that are APN-enabled.
While there is no latest update on the 2019 business package on their official website, the various packages available under this plan as at 2018 are explained below. It is expected that with an insight into what they offered their subscribers in 2018, one can speculate what is likely to hold for 2019.
1. UNLIMITEDbusiness 4Mbps plan
While this costs R807.00, an organisation subscribing for this package will enjoy ADSL of up to 4Mbps, Business Uncapped Telkom Internet as well as free on-net voice. The free on-net voice service includes Telkom to Telkom with FUP 1,000 minutes and Telkom to Telkom mobile that has with it FUP 1,000 minutes. Also, they will pay R0.79 per min to international destinations of 12 fixed lines as against what others pay, and R0.50 per minute call to other local mobile operators which will be billed per second.
Apart from that, they will enjoy CallCatcher service which includes WaitingCall, CallAnser and IdentiCall; Always-on Voice failover; 1GB TI Mobile data, Business Landline Rental as well as free modem enabled with WiFi. The modem runs on an installation of the 24-month contract, and if an organisation wants to pay for the subscription monthly, they can do so only that there will be no free modem and free installation.
2. UNLIMITEDbusiness 8Mbps plan
Based on a charge of 967.41, businesses that subscribe for this package will enjoy as much as 8Mbps ADSL, Business Uncapped Telkom Internet and R0.79 per minute call to 12 fixed lines with international destinations. Apart from that, there is also a provision of free on-net voice service which includes Telkom to Telkom with FUP 1,000 minutes and Telkom to Telkom mobile which has FUP 1,000 minutes.
Then, there is a benefit of R0.50 per minute to other local mobile operators that are billed per second; CallCatcher service including WaitingCall, CallAnser and IdentiCall; and 1GB TI Mobile data. Apart from those, they also have access to a free WiFi-enabled modem and installation based on 24 months contract, Business Landline Rental and always-on voice failover services. Organisations that want to make their payments on a monthly basis can do so except that they will not enjoy free modem and installation.
3. UNLIMITEDbusiness 10Mbps plan
Businesses who subscribe with R1,008.00 are able to enjoy up to 10Mbps ADSL, Business Landline Rental, 2GB TI Mobile data and always-on voice failover. They also enjoy Business Uncapped Telkom Internet, a free WiFi-enabled modem which has an installation of 24 months contract and unlimited Anytime calls for as long as an hour per call on Telkom Fixed to Fixed and Telkom Mobile. Also, they will be billed at the rate of R0.50 per minute for calls to other local mobile operators and R0.79 per minute to 12 fixed lines with international destinations.
Other benefits include the CallCatcher service package which has WaitingCall, CallAnser and IdentiCall except for the fact that they will not have access to a free modem and installation.
4. UNLIMITEDbusiness 20Mbps plan
Once a business pays R1,108.64, there will be Business Landline Rental, free WiFi-enabled modem with an installation on 24 months contract alongside 3GB TI Mobile data. Also, such organisations will enjoy Business Uncapped Telkom Internet, always-on voice failover, a billing rate of R0.50 per minute to other local mobile operators charged per second, and unlimited Anytime calls for as much as an hour per call on Telkom Fixed to Fixed and Telkom Mobile.
More so, the subscriber will have access to the CallCatcher service which includes WaitingCall, CallAnser, and IdentiCall. Also, the service includes a call rate of R0.79 per minute to 12 fixed international lines and an opportunity to pay monthly except for the fact that there will be no free modem and installation in case they go for that option.
5. UNLIMITEDbusiness 40Mbps plan
With the UNLIMITEDbusiness 40Mbps package charged at R1,411.27, organisations will enjoy up to 40Mbps ADSL, 3GB TI Mobile data, Business Uncapped Telkom Internet, and free WiFi-enabled modem with an installation on 24 months. They will also enjoy Business Landline Rental, always-on voice failover, and even unlimited Anytime calls for as long as an hour per call on Telkom Fixed to Fixed and Telkom Mobile.
Moreover, they will be billed at R0.50 per minute on calls to other local mobile operators charged per second, CallCatcher, which includes WaitingCall, CallAnser, and IdentiCall as well as an international call rate of R0.79 per minute to 12 fixed lines. They can also make monthly payment subscriptions, but they will not enjoy a free modem and installation.
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6. UNLIMITEDbusiness 100Mbps package plan
Organisations that desire to go for this package are expected to pay the sum of R1,814.78 so that they can enjoy the following benefits: up to 100Mbps Fibre, 3GB TI Mobile data, CallCatcher which includes WaitingCall, CallAnser and IdentiCall, as well as Business Uncapped Telkom Internet. They will also be given a free WiFi-enabled modem with an installation contract of 24 months, and a billing rate of R0.50 per minute call to other local mobile operators charged per second.
Then, they will be given unlimited Anytime calls for as long as an hour per call to Telkom Fixed to Fixed and Telkom Mobile, and calls to international destinations charged at R0.79 per minute for 12 fixed lines. They can also make a monthly payment for their subscriptions but they will not enjoy a free modem and installation.
Note that the TI Mobile, also known as Telkom Internet Mobile, is a value-added service that subscribers enjoy so that when they are not in the office, they can still access their Telkom Business Internet. Also, for packages that have both the ADSL and Fibre variations, subscribers will enjoy the same benefits explained there and pay the same amount also.
Telkom landline deals
The Telkom landline deal grants you the opportunity to feel and enjoy the good old days when land phones were the order of the day. Therefore, to make good old-fashioned phone calls using your landline, there are two packages that you can choose from.
1. Telkom landline plan
With a token of R200.74 paid on a monthly basis, subscribers will have access to a good old-fashioned landline and also add the calling plan that they feel like having. Then, they will be able to enjoy quality voice service without interruptions in the process as well as a stable and reliable connection for broadband services which they will choose.
2. Fixed Line Look Alike plan
With a token of R200.74 paid as well on a monthly basis, subscribers can enjoy free SIM activation, add a calling plan that they choose to have, and a 10-digit geographical number. Also, they can choose their landline alternative which is voice, data and SMS capable.
Interestingly, these Telkom landline deals have reduced calling rates as well as high-quality service with their available calling plans.
You will definitely benefit from the various Telkom Fibre packages discussed above. In addition, any individual or business organisation can have a high-speed internet connection that is guaranteed to work in all situations. With this information at your fingertip, you should be able to make an informed decision based on your budget.