Why is Telkom network so slow?

You could be experiencing slow speeds due to your LTE data usage. Telkom reserves the right to apply Fair Usage Policies on the Uncapped LTE account if a customer’s behaviour is deemed to be affecting the user experience of other customers on the Telkom network.

Is there a problem with Telkom today?

We are currently experiencing service issues due to a system failure and are working hard to have the issue resolved as soon as possible.

How can I improve my Telkom network?

If your LTE speeds are a bit slower than usual, here are 5 quick tips on how to revive your Telkom LTE:

  1. Tip #1: Move your router to a more central location or install a LTE antenna.
  2. In some cases you might experience a less consistent LTE signal strength in some areas of your home.

Which network is 8ta?

Johannesburg – Telecommunications group Telkom [JSE:TKG] disclosed details of its new mobile brand 8ta on Thursday. The new mobile network is launching prepaid cellular services that will be available from Monday.

Is Telkom LTE good?

Telkom was one of the earliest adopters of LTE-A technology in the world. The size of Telkom’s LTE-A network is unrivalled in Africa. Telkom’s LTE-A speeds are comparable to speeds available over a fibre network. Telkom’s LTE-A speeds offer a compelling alternative to fixed-line broadband for high-speed connectivity.

How fast is Telkom LTE?

Telkom’s LTE-A Network averages speeds between 20-40 Mbps, however, average speeds remain device and coverage dependent.

Why does my Telkom Sim says no service?

Has the SIM card been activated? If you are not able to find a signal, and are receiving messages regarding no service, the first step of troubleshooting is to check that your SIM card is active. If you have never used this SIM card before, it may be necessary to make a call in order to start the activation period.

How do I log a fault with Telkom?

@TelkomZA on Twitter: “@AstroSibs Hi, you can report your fault via sms by texting “SERVICE” and your landline number to 30591.

How do I fix slow Telkom network?

Try deleting your temporary Internet files. Restart your modem and wait for 3 minutes. If possible try connecting through another modem. If your modem is connected through a telephone extension cable (not usually designed to carry data), try removing that cable and replacing it with the provided cable.

How do I activate LTE on Telkom?

Dial *180# to switch to Prepaid LTE and get 10GB of data for R99! Add a MiFi router for just R600 once-off and stay online whether you are at home or on-the-go.

What happened to 8ta?

Cape Town – Telkom is planning to rebrand 8ta as Telkom Mobile, partly because of Telkom’s strong convergence strategy. In an e-mail to staff Telkom Mobile managing director Attila Vitai said that a decision has been taken that the 8ta brand will progressively be changed to Telkom Mobile.

When was 8ta established?

October 2010
Telkom Mobile

Type Private (subsidiary of Telkom)
Founded October 2010
Headquarters Centurion , South Africa
Area served South Africa
Key people Amith Maharaj (Managing Executive of Telkom’s mobile division)