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Why live with slow internet?

Shopping, working, gaming, streaming - you name it! Everything has made its way onto the net. With all the convenience that modern technology has to offer, wouldn’t it be better to enjoy a faster browsing experience while also saving on data costs? It’s possible with MegaTel’s LTE offerings.

Why use LTE

At peak speeds of 150Mbps, a subscriber can:

Download a 10GB movie in less than 8 Minutes

Download a 500MB TV series in less than 25 seconds

Download 40 photos in 8 seconds

Lag-less gaming at upto 150MB

Download a 60MB music album in 9 seconds

Check Coverage

Why do you need to check coverage?

Subscription to SmartBroadband Wireless LTE / LTE-A plans is subject to the availability of Telkom’s LTE-A network coverage.

How to check coverage:

Coverage will be checked for you when you Request a MegaTel SIM Card

Coverage map (Coming Soon)

Request a

Get your prepaid MegaTel SIM delivered straight to your doorstep. Simply fill in the form and you’ll receive your SIM in just a few days, free of charge.

Just because we think you’re awesome!


  FREE Delivery

  We will check the coverage for you

  LTE enabled SIM

You won’t believe your eyes!

SmartBroadband 3GB Prepaid



Anytime Data



Night Surfer Data*



Valid for 14 Days

SmartBroadband 7.5GB Prepaid



Anytime Data



Night Surfer Data*



Valid for 61 Days

SmartBroadband 10GB Prepaid



Anytime Data



Night Surfer Data*



Valid for 61 Days

SmartBroadband 20GB Prepaid



Anytime Data



Night Surfer Data*



Valid for 61 Days

How do LTE and LTE-A compare?

LTE-Advanced supports improved performance in data peak rates, spectrum efficiencies, support better cell edge performance and lower latency in comparison to LTE technology which is important in supporting services that require real time online capability like online gaming and high Quality of Service (QoS).

LTE (4G)

LTE-A (4.5G)

Max download speeds



Average download speeds



Average Latency



Social Network

Online gaming

GPS Service

Movie downlaod

Faster movie downloads

Media Streaming (TV)

Best SD / HD streaming experience

Best HD / 4K streaming experience

Here are some FAQ’s to help answer your questions

What is LTE/LTE-A Once-Off Prepaid bundle?

This is a range of prepaid LTE/LTE-A Once-off bundles offered by MegaTel. The LTE/LTE-A Once-Off prepaid bundles are available to MegaTel customers and is subject to the availability of Telkom’s LTE network coverage.

How do I check that I’m covered by Telkom’s LTE coverage?

You can check whether you fall within the Telkom LTE coverage area by visiting the LTE coverage map at:

What does the LTE/LTE-A Once- Off prepaid bundle include?

The LTE/LTE-A once-off prepaid bundles shall include both anytime data and night surfer data. Night surfer data can be used between midnight and 7am.

Who is not eligible to purchase the LTE/LTE-A Once-off prepaid bundles?

Existing prepaid rate plan subscribers will not be able to purchase the new LTE Prepaid bundles.

How do I qualify to purchase the LTE/LTE-A Once-off prepaid bundles?

A tariff migration to the Smartbroadband Wireless Prepaid tariff is required in order to utilize these bundles.

How do I change my tariff plan?

  • Dial *180#
  • Select option 5: Tariff Change
  • Select option 2: Change Current Tariff
  • Select option 2: SmartBroadband Wireless Prepaid
  • Select option 1 to change your tariff to SmartBroadband Wireless Prepaid.

Can an existing Telkom More and SIM Sonke prepaid subscriber be able to migrate to the SmartBroadband Wireless Prepaid plan?

Existing subscribers will be allowed to migrate to the SmartBroadband Wireless Prepaid plan. A customer who chooses to migrate to SmartBroadband Wireless Prepaid will be able to migrate back to another prepaid plan once a month.

Will I be charged the same rates for out-of-bundle rates, when I’ve used all my in-bundle data?

No, the out-of-bundle rate of 30c shall apply.

How do I purchase the LTE/LTE-A once-off prepaid bundles?

  • Dial *180#
  • Choose option 1: Bundle Purchases
  • Select Option 2: Data Bundle
  • Select Option 1: LTE/LTE-A Bundles
  • Choose Option 1: to Continue
  • Select to purchase the bundle of your choice

Is there a limit to the number of times I can purchase LTE/LTE-A once-off prepaid bundles?

No. You may purchase any of the LTE/LTE-A once-off prepaid bundles as many times as you wish and First In First Out shall apply to the order of consumption.

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