Nokia looks to Africa for 2019's fastest mobile development

2019-01-14 09:29

Joachim Wuilmet said Africa is poised at the edge of an evolution, ready to show the rest of the world what it can do with innovation.

Vodacom: more spectrum needed to expand 4G in rural areas

2017-08-01 18:52

Vodacom Group chief technology officer Andries Delport says South Africa needs more spectrum to expand high speed internet access coverage in rural areas.

Underground Gautrain tunnels get ‘4G+’ coverage

2016-09-06 11:26

South Africa’s biggest mobile network Vodacom says it has installed a 4G+ network in underground tunnels along Gauteng’s Gautrain routes.

FNB quietly switches on LTE service

2016-04-20 07:23

Financial institution First National Bank has activated its LTE service on its mobile network without much fanfare.

Telkom lists suburbs for uncapped LTE services

2015-06-10 09:59

The telecoms company has kicked off its uncapped LTE promotion and listed the suburbs where the offering is expected to be made available.

Limits on Telkom’s uncapped R599 LTE offer

2015-06-04 16:28

Telecom network Telkom’s launch of uncapped LTE products in Gauteng comes with limitations in usage, according to terms and conditions for these services.

Voice over LTE launched in SA

2015-04-10 15:54

Mobile network Vodacom is the first in SA to launch the service which promises better call quality.

Adoption of 4G to accelerate in SA - Cisco

2015-04-08 15:43

Networks equipped with 4G technology will generate 56.1% of total mobile data traffic in South Africa by 2019, says the company.

Vodacom to launch low-cost 4G smartphone

2015-02-05 15:15

South Africa’s biggest mobile network plans to start selling its LTE-enabled smartphone, the Smart 4 Turbo, this month at a price of R1 499.

Chev to roll out 4G-connected cars

2014-01-06 11:56

Chevrolet is to equip 10 of its vehicles with fast 4G internet connectivity that will allow owners to be more interactive with its AppShop.


South Africa to start 4G spectrum auction by April 2019, says Cwele

2018-10-11 19:48

The sale is likely to attract interest from wireless carriers including Vodacom Group and MTN Group, which have long bemoaned a lack of opportunities to expand services.

SA LTE, 3G speeds on par with US - report

2016-11-07 12:34

South Africa's 3G and LTE internet speeds are on par with that of US and Europe, says mobile network Vodacom.

Cell C switches on LTE-Advanced in SA

2016-04-25 15:13

South Africa’s third largest mobile network Cell C says it has activated its LTE-Advanced technology in Johannesburg, Pretoria and Cape Town.

SA LTE speeds among world’s slowest

2015-09-25 15:57

South Africa has the tenth slowest LTE speeds in the world, according to wireless analysis company OpenSignal.

Uncapped LTE: Telkom defends fair use policy

2015-06-05 15:26

Telecoms network Telkom has responded to criticism of its acceptable usage policy regarding its soon-to-be-launched uncapped LTE promotion.

Telkom to expand LTE Advanced network

2015-05-19 10:49

The telecommunications company says it is expanding its LTE-A network footprint to a further 22 suburbs across South Africa.

Cell C to build R8bn LTE network

2015-04-09 13:34

Mobile network Cell C is set to enter the LTE race in South Africa after announcing a plan to invest R8bn in a next generation broadband network.

MTN faces criticism over ‘poor signal’ in Cape Town

2015-02-09 12:47

Dropped calls and sluggish data speeds in Cape Town have frustrated an MTN network user so much that he decided to do his own research on the company’s signal quality.

Telkom launches LTE-A in five more suburbs

2014-12-12 11:46

Mobile broadband speeds of up to 150Mbps are available in five more suburbs from Telkom, but a promotional offer for the service involves a three year contract.

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