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Save R1 000 on an LTE router.

*Save up to R1000 if you sign up for selected SIM + Device packages. Only while stocks last. Maximum of 3 promotions per legal entity (business or individual). Offer subject to cancellation policy.

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4.6 Google rating.

Mary-Anne Clarke

9 months ago

Hi. Had a great experience today with GeorgeM of Afrihost. Was quick and he gave me the exact answer I needed. Also sent his good wishes for my day, so all in all, very good service!

Tash MK

1 year ago

Placed an order for fibre on 06th July and fully set up on 12th July. Literally 6 days later, I'm super impressed with Afrihost & Vumatel and look forward to a good journey with both companies. I had a bit of a connection issue with my router, but after a 5 minute conversation on whatsapp with Sindile from Afrihost, my issue was resolved promptly and professionally. Thank you so much!

Noleen -

7 months ago

Afrihost is tops and by far the best service provider. Always get immediate, friendly and efficient help and their Whatsapp line is fantastic

James Stoffberg

1 week ago

Excellent wifi service, in terms of both connection stability & strength, as well as fast responses via Whatsapp when dealing with any issues.

Thishan Naidoo

6 months ago

Afrihost is definitely one of the most efficient businesses that I have dealt with thus far. A friendly efficient team with great knowledge of their products and services. Will not use another service provider in future.

Babalwa Qaba

1 month ago

Afrihost is amazing, super affordable and their customer service is great, from signing up to connecting can literally take one day, and the best part it’s a month- month basis no prolonged contracts. Love it

All Pure LTE packages.

5GB
Anytime
5GB
Night time
40GB
Anytime
40GB
Night time
Uncapped
20Mbps
Uncapped anytime
90GB
Anytime
90GB
Night time
Uncapped
50Mbps
Uncapped anytime
200GB
Anytime
200GB
Night time
Uncapped
100Mbps
Uncapped anytime
400GB
Anytime
400GB
Night time
Uncapped
Uncapped
Anytime

pure lte

Save R1 000 on hardware.
With selected SIM + Device orders.
FREE router.
With 100Mbps and Unlimited Uncapped Pure LTE (MTN).
FREE delivery.
With any SIM and/or device order.
No setup required.
Insert your SIM and you're good to go.

LTE devices.

Have your own LTE device? You’ll need an
approved device to use with your Pure LTE SIM.

Afrihost can only allow devices which have been network approved by MTN from a quality and reliability perspective. We have identified a range of devices which specifically suite a Fixed LTE offer.

BILLION: BiPAC 8206 AZ • HUAWEI: 5G CPE PRO 2, B2368 (-22, -57, -66), B525S (-23A,65A, -95A), B535-932, B612 (-233, -533), B612S (-25D, -51D, -52D), B618S (-22D, -65D, -66D), B818-263 • MIKROTIK: Chateu LTE12 • TP-LINK: Archer MR600 (EU) 2.0 • VIDA: CPE4000-PLUS, CPE4000-PRO • ZTE: 5G CPE MC801A, MF286 (A, C, C1, D, R) • ZYXEL: LTE7460, LTE7480-M804

Pure LTE Topups
If you reach your cap, it's easy to top up! Plus topup data lasts for 30 days!
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1GB

Anytime Data

R10.00

2GB

Anytime Data

R18.00

5GB

Anytime Data

R45.00

10GB

Anytime Data

R70.00

25GB

Anytime Data

R150.00

50GB

Anytime Data

R300.00

100GB

Anytime Data

R600.00
Terms and conditions

Terms and conditions

Save up to R1000 on hardware.

  • Save up to R1000 if you sign up for selected SIM + Device packages.
  • Only while stocks last.
  • Maximum of 3 promotions per legal entity (business or individual).
  • Offer subject to cancellation policy.

FREE hardware with selected Uncapped Pure LTE (MTN) packages.

  • Get a FREE device if you sign up for an 100Mbps or Unlimited Uncapped Pure LTE (MTN) SIM + Device package.
  • Only while stocks last.
  • Maximum of 3 promotions per legal entity (business or individual).
  • Offer subject to cancellation policy.

Top ups.

  • Pure LTE
    • Anytime top up data lasts for 30 days from purchase.
  • Telkom LTE
    • Anytime top up data lasts 60 days from purchase.
    • Night time top up data lasts 30 days from purchase.

Anytime vs night time data.

  • Anytime data can be used anytime of the day.
  • Night time data is valid from 12am to 6am.

Delivery fee.

  • SIM Only orders will be delivered FREE of charge.
  • SIM + Device orders will be delivered FREE of charge. The delivery fee is covered as part of the Save up to R1000 promotion.

Speed and latency.

  • Speeds and latency are dependent on a variety of factors such as number of devices connected and signal strength.
  • Average speeds remain device and coverage dependent.
  • The MTN (Pure LTE) Network averages up to 10-150Mbps.
  • Telkom’s LTE-A Network averages up to 20-40Mbps.

Uncapped thresholds and throttling.

  • Pure LTE Uncapped
    • 20Mbps - Subject to a monthly threshold of 100GB. Once you’ve reached your monthly data limit, your connection speed will be limited to 4Mbps for the remainder of the month.
    • 50Mbps - Subject to a monthly threshold of 150GB. Once you’ve reached your monthly data limit, your connection speed will be limited to 4Mbps for the remainder of the month.
    • 100Mbps - Subject to a monthly threshold of 500GB. Once you’ve reached your monthly data limit, your connection speed will be limited to 10Mbps for the remainder of the month.
    • Unlimited - Subject to a monthly threshold of 1TB. Once you’ve reached your monthly data limit, your connection speed will be limited to 4Mbps for the remainder of the month.
  • 10Mbps Telkom LTE Uncapped
    • First 500GB at 10Mbps.
    • Thereafter 50GB at 4Mbps.
    • Thereafter unlimited data for the rest of the month at 2Mbps.
  • 20Mbps Telkom LTE Uncapped
    • First 600GB at 20Mbps.
    • Thereafter 50GB at 4Mbps.
    • Thereafter unlimited data for the rest of the month at 2Mbps.

Cancellation policy.

  • SIM + Device
    • Should you cancel your package in less than 6 months from signup date,
    • or your account falls into arrears,
    • you will automatically be charged a cancellation fee of R999.
  • SIM Only
    • The cancellation fee does NOT apply to SIM Only packages.
    • These packages can be cancelled at any time before the 15th of the month.
With over 24 years of experience.
Along the way we've grown from zero, won ISP of the Year multiple times and learnt the hard way how an ISP should be run.
No contracts. No paperwork.
All packages are month to month, you can change your mind at any time and if youdon't love us you can leave whenever you want.
We just do things better.
At Afrihost we LOVE our clients. We LOVE technology. And we LOVE making things better. Better speeds, better systems and better service.
Expansive LTE coverage.
MTN's LTE network spans over most of South Africa's major centres and metropolitan areas, with coverage growing regularly.
Is LTE right for you?
Unlike ADSL or Fibre, there's no real installation required to get you up and running. We ship everything to your door, pop in your SIM and voila!

Switching to us is easy, simple and quick

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LTE-A

No setup required.

With Fixed LTE, if you have decent network coverage, you’re covered. Forget about laying copper or fibre to your door, just plug-in and you’re good and ready to go!

Move connection easily.

Changed your mind about where you want your study or moving house? Just pack up your modem and plug it in and activate your SIM at its new location. Simple as that.

Getting connected to Pure LTE is as easy as pie.

No landline at home or work? No problem! With Pure LTE you can get connected in days, not weeks.

And it won't break the bank either.

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01 • Order online.

Use our LTE Coverage Tool to check coverage in your area, select a package and sign up. Please remember that Credit Card payments clear immediately, while Debit Orders can take up to 5 days to clear.

02 • Delivered straight to your door.

Once you've successfully placed your order and RICA your SIM (online or via the App), delivery usually happens within 7 to 10 working days from payment clearance.

03 • Plug and play.

Unlike ADSL or Fibre, there's no real installation to get you up and running. Simply insert your SIM, power up the modem and voila! You are all set and can start browsing!

You're in good hands.
Award-winning service.
6x Broadband ISP of the Year Winner.
Most wins by an ISP
Awarded by MyBroadband
2x Best ISP Industry Winner.
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Awarded by Ask Afrika
3x IT Person of the Year Winner.
Afrihost CEO Gian Visser
Awarded by MyBroadband

Promotions.

Save up to R1 000 on an LTE router promotion.

Save up to R1000 on an LTE router if you sign up for selected SIM + Device packages. Plus get FREE delivery. Only while stocks last.

Maximum of 3 promotions per legal entity (business or individual).

Should you cancel your package in less than 6 months from signup date, or your account falls into arrears, you will automatically be charged a cancellation fee of R999.

FREE router with Uncapped Pure LTE promotion.

Get a FREE router if you sign up for an Uncapped Pure LTE (MTN) SIM + Device package. Plus get FREE delivery. Only while stocks last.

Maximum of 3 promotions per legal entity (business or individual).

Should you cancel your package in less than 6 months from signup date, or your account falls into arrears, you will automatically be charged a cancellation fee of R999.

Is there a delivery fee?

SIM Only orders will be delivered FREE of charge.

SIM + Device orders will be delivered FREE of charge. The delivery fee is covered as part of the Save up to R1000 promotion.

Is there a cancellation policy?

SIM + Device - should you cancel your SIM + Device package in less than 6 months from signup date, or your account falls into arrears, you will automatically be charged a cancellation fee of R999.

SIM Only - the cancellation fee does NOT apply to SIM Only packages. These packages can be cancelled at any time before the 15th of the month.

More about LTE-A.

What is LTE-A?

LTE-A stands for LTE-Advanced and is more reliable and delivers true 4G speeds. LTE-A is 2-3x faster than regular LTE.

What speeds can I expect?

The MTN Network averages up to 10-150Mbps. Telkom's Network averages up to 20-40Mbps.

Average speeds remain device and coverage dependent and are determined by the external environment around your home and where the router is situated in your home.

Can I use this LTE service anywhere?

The Fixed LTE service is designed to be used at your home, and the SIM card will be locked to the location you provide and your Fixed LTE services will only work at this location.

General.

Do I need to sign up for a contract?

No! At Afrihost, we don't lock you into outlandish contractual commitments. All our packages are month-to-month and can be easily cancelled if you change your mind.

What happens if I sign up in the middle of the month?

All Fixed LTE packages are charged pro-rata. Data will also be allocated pro-rata.

For example, if you sign up halfway through the month you will pay half the price and receive half the data for the rest of the month.

How long does it take to activate after delivery?

Your SIM card should be active within 30 minutes after delivery. In extreme cases it can take up to 48 hours, but this is highly unlikely. Should you have trouble connecting after 30 minutes, please reboot your device and try to connect again. Please contact our Support team if you do not have a connection after 48 hours.

Why are only certain devices allowed to be used with Pure LTE?

Afrihost can only allow devices which have been network approved by MTN and have identified a range of devices which specifically suit a Fixed LTE offer, and which are sometimes offered by competitors. This range of devices includes:

  • BILLION: BiPAC 8206 AZ
  • HUAWEI: 5G CPE PRO 2, B2368 (-22, -57, -66), B525S (-23A,65A, -95A), B535-932, B612 (-233, -533), B612S (-25D, -51D, -52D), B618S (-22D, -65D, -66D), B818-263
  • MIKROTIK: Chateu LTE12
  • TP-LINK: Archer MR600 (EU) 2.0
  • VIDA: CPE4000-PLUS, CPE4000-PRO
  • ZTE: 5G CPE MC801A, MF286 (A, C, C1, D, R)
  • ZYXEL: LTE7460, LTE7480-M804

Please note that Pure LTE (MTN) will only work on the above approved devices.If you insert your SIM card into a device that has not been approved by MTN, your SIM card will be blocked and you will lose internet access. You will then have to contact Afrihost Support to get your SIM card unblocked.

SIM and APN.

Do I need to RICA my SIM card?

Yes. You will need to have your original barcoded Identity Document, as well as a valid proof of residence. Visit our RICA with Afrihost page for detailed information.

Can I use the SIM card in another device?

Your Pure LTE (MTN) SIM card is only compatible with the LTE device supplied with your order. For SIM Only packages, only the following approved CAT6 devices will work with your Pure LTE (MTN) SIM card. Please note that you also need to be in the MTN Network coverage area.

Your Telkom SIM card is only compatible with the LTE device supplied with your order. Please note that you also need to be in the Telkom Network coverage area.

Do I need to change my APN settings?

SIM + Device orders - We will preconfigure the LTE device that is shipped with your SIM card - so you do not need to change any APN settings.

SIM Only - If you will be using your new LTE SIM card with your own device, please visit setup.afrihost.com for instructions on how to get connected. In some cases you’ll have to change the Access Point Name (APN) settings on your device, depending on the LTE provider you signed up for.

Managing your package.

Can I upgrade or downgrade my package?

Yes. All Fixed LTE packages can be upgraded or downgraded in ClientZone.

Note that package changes will only be effective on the 1st of the following month, regardless of when in the month the request is made or whether it is an upgrade or downgrade. This is a restriction from our providers.

Data, usage and top ups.

Does unused data roll over at the end of the month?

Pure LTE (MTN) anytime and night time data will roll over for 30 days.

Telkom LTE in-bundle anytime data rolls over for 30 days. Night time data does NOT roll over.

How do I top up my data?
  • Log into ClientZone or the App.
  • Select the Connectivity section.
  • Navigate to the Fixed LTE package you'd like to top up.
  • Choose the top up type and amount and finalise the transaction.
For how long is top up data valid?

Pure LTE (MTN) - Anytime top up data will roll over for 30 days from purchase.

Telkom LTE - Anytime top up data expires 60 days from purchase. Night Time top up data expires 30 days from purchase.

Is there a limit to how much data I can use on an Uncapped package?

20Mbps Uncapped Pure LTE (MTN) - Subject to a monthly threshold of 100GB. Once you’ve reached your monthly data limit, your connection speed will be limited to 4Mbps for the remainder of the month.

50Mbps Uncapped Pure LTE (MTN) - Subject to a monthly threshold of 150GB. Once you’ve reached your monthly data limit, your connection speed will be limited to 4Mbps for the remainder of the month.

100Mbps Uncapped Pure LTE (MTN) - Subject to a monthly threshold of 500GB. Once you’ve reached your monthly data limit, your connection speed will be limited to 10Mbps for the remainder of the month.

Unlimited Uncapped Pure LTE (MTN) - Subject to a monthly threshold of 1TB. Once you’ve reached your monthly data limit, your connection speed will be limited to 4Mbps for the remainder of the month.

10Mbps Telkom LTE Uncapped - First 500GB at 10Mbps. Thereafter 50GB at 4Mbps. Thereafter unlimited data for the rest of the month at 2Mbps.

20Mbps Telkom LTE Uncapped - First 600GB at 20Mbps. Thereafter 50GB at 4Mbps. Thereafter unlimited data for the rest of the month at 2Mbps.