2G/3G/4G Mobile Networks in South Africa

The definitive list of 2G, 3G, and 4G mobile networks in South Africa. Whether you are resident there or merely visiting, you will find this information helpful in determining which mobile networks your smartphone is compatible with.

Mobile networks in South Africa
Mobile networks in South Africa are some of the most advanced on the continent

2G/3G/4G Mobile Networks in South Africa

Operator: Cell C Limited.
Also known as: Cell C
Technologies: 2G (GSM, GPRS, EDGE) 900, 1800. 3G (UMTS, WCDMA, HSPA) 2100. 4G (LTE) 1800, 2100

Operator: Mobile Telephone Networks (Pty) Ltd.
Also known as: MTN South Africa
Technologies: 2G (GSM, GPRS, EDGE) 900, 1800. 3G (UMTS, WCDMA, HSPA) 900, 2100. 4G (LTE) 900, 1800, 2100

Operator: Neotel (formerly SNO Telecommunications).
Also known as: Neotel
Technologies: 2G (GSM, GPRS, EDGE) 900, 1800. 3G (UMTS, WCDMA, HSPA) 900, 2100. 4G (LTE) 1800

Operator: Rain Networks (Pty) Ltd.
Also known as: Rain Mobile
Technologies: 4G (LTE) 1800

Operator: Telkom SA Limited (8.ta).
Also known as: Telkom South Africa
Technologies: 2G (GSM, GPRS, EDGE) 1800. 3G (UMTS, WCDMA, HSPA) 2100. 4G (LTE) 1800, 2300

Operator: Vodacom (Pty) Ltd.
Also known as: Vodacom South Africa
Technologies: 2G (GSM, GPRS, EDGE) 900, 1800. 3G (UMTS, WCDMA, HSPA) 900, 2100. 4G (LTE) 1800

We take the pains to ensure accuracy of the information here, but it is advisable that you double-check with the network operator whose services you are interested in.

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