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Get twice the talk time when you recharge with Telkom More. Recharge anything above R5, and we’ll double it for you to use on data, calls, SMSs and MMSs, on any network, anytime.

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Overview

Recharge onTelkom More and we'll double the value of your airtime purchase. 

What are the features of Telkom More?

  • Get FREE airtime when you recharge from R5 and up
  • That's an unbeatable 95c a minute
  • Use your FREE airtime on calls, data, SMSs and MMSs
  • Use your FREE airtime to any network at any time

What are the benefits of Telkom More?

  • Recharge with R5 and get R5 FREE airtime
  • Recharge with R10 and get R10 FREE airtime
  • Recharge with R50 and get R50 FREE airtime 

 

FAQs

How do I get Telkom More?

  • Telkom More is Telkom Mobile’s default Prepaid tariff plan. If you are a SIM-SONKE Prepaid customer you can migrate to Telkom More once per calendar month, via your handset:
    • Dial *180#
    • Select Option 5 – “Tariff Change”
    • Select “Option 2”

Please note: Customers on Prepaid Per Minute and Per second tariff plan will not be able to move back to Telkom More once they have migrated.

Can I get free airtime if I do two recharges of R5 each?

  • To enjoy the free airtime benefit from Telkom More, you have to recharge with a single transaction to the value of R5 or more.

When do I receive my free airtime?

  • Your free airtime will be allocated and available immediately after your recharge has been confirmed.

How do I use my free airtime?

  • You can use your free airtime to make calls, send SMS, MMS or for data. You will always use your free airtime first, before your paid-for airtime.

Does my free airtime expire?

  • Your free airtime will expire seven days from the date of recharge.

How do I check my free airtime balance?

  • You can check your free airtime by following these steps:
    • Dial *188# and press the green dial button
    • Your balance will be displayed on screen
    • You will also receive an SMS informing you how much free airtime you have and when it will expire.

If I migrate to Telkom More from any Telkom Prepaid tariff plans, what will happen to my existing airtime, SMS/MMS bundle and data bundle? Will it be carried over? 

  • Yes, your paid airtime, SMS/MMS bundles and data bundles will be carried over to Telkom More.

Does the Telkom More Prepaid plan include the, “send 5 SMS's and get 50 free for that day” promotion?

  • No, with Telkom More you earn free airtime with every recharge of R5 and more.

Does the Telkom More Prepaid plan include the, “earn free minutes when people call you” promotion?

  • No, with Telkom More you earn free airtime with every recharge of R5 and more.

Can I buy data bundles with my free airtime?

  • You can use your free airtime on data, but you cannot use it to buy data bundles or any other promotional / standard bundles. When you buy data bundles with your paid airtime, you can use your free airtime on calls, SMSs, MMSs and data.

Can I buy SMS/MMS bundles with my free airtime?

  • You can use your free airtime to send SMS / MMS, but you cannot use it to buy any promotional or standard SMS / MMS bundles. When you buy SMS / MMS bundles with your paid airtime, you can use your free airtime on calls, SMSs, MMSs and data.

Can I buy BlackBerry Internet Services and BlackBerry Social & Email Plan with my free airtime?

  • No. You can, however, buy BlackBerry Internet Services and BlackBerry Social & Email Plan with your paid airtime, and use your free airtime for making calls, sending SMSs or MMSs.

I already have BlackBerry Internet Services and BlackBerry Social & Email Plan. If I migrate to Telkom More, what will happen?

  • You will be able to carry over the BlackBerry Internet Services and BlackBerry Social & Email Plan.

Can I make international calls with my free airtime?

  • With Telkom More you can make calls to any SA network, international calls are excluded.

Can I make premium rated calls and send premium rated SMSs with my free airtime?

  • Free airtime can be used for SMSs, MMSs, data and calls but all premium rated services are excluded.

If I migrate to Telkom More from Per Minute or Per second tariff plans, what will happen to my Promo 1 free minutes?

  • If your free minutes have been allocated already you can carry them over to Telkom More. Accumulated free minutes that have not been allocated will unfortunately fall away when you migrate to Telkom More.

Can I transfer my free airtime?

  • Free airtime is only for you to enjoy and is not transferable.

Tarrifs

Tariff table: Per minute rates billed per second
Peak Time Telkom Mobile to Telkom Mobile 3.16c per sec (R1.90 per min)
  Telkom Mobile to SA Mobile Networks 3.16c per sec (R1.90 per min)
  Telkom Mobile to National Landlines 3.16c per sec (R1.90 per min)
Off-Peak Time Telkom Mobile to Telkom Mobile 3.16c per sec (R1.90 per min)
  Telkom Mobile to SA Mobile Networks 3.16c per sec (R1.90 per min)
  Telkom Mobile to National Landlines 3.16c per sec (R1.90 per min)
International Call Rates View our International Rates
Directory Enquiries (110) R2.50 (per min)
SMS/MMS R0.50 (per 300KB)
Data R0.29 (per MB)
International SMS R1.50 (per SMS)
International MMS R4.50 (per 300KB)
USSD
(for chargeable events excl. Premium Rated Services)
R0.20 (per session)

International SMS

A flat rate of R1.50 is charged.
Please download the Telkom Mobile international SMS country list to ensure two-way SMS is enabled here