FNB Smartphones

FNB has released  its own branded smartphones.

The ConeXis A1, available with an FNB Easy Account, features a 4-inch display, 5 megapixel rear camera and 2 megapixel facing camera.

The device further has a Quad core 1.3GHz processor, 1400 mAh battery, the Android Lollipop operating system and costs R59 per month, without credit checks – on a 24-month contract.

The X1 device, features slightly higher specs than the A1 device – including a 5.2 inch HD display, LTE connectivity and 2540 mAh battery with Android Marshmallow.

The device is available for cheque account holders without a credit check for R150 per month.

Both devices feature free online banking and WhatsApp.



Cellphone Contracts

Buy the iPhone 7 on Free Me

Telkom has an amazing ‘FREE ME’ iphone deal wiht comes with a few extras.Get the latest Apple iPhone 7 with 1GB data, free calls and free WhatsApp from R699 PM on Telkom’s FreeMe plan.Apple’s iPhone 7 and 7 Plus feature new cameras and a new design, with non-mechanical Home button, which is now a solid-state, force-sensitive unit with a taptic engine.

The antennas are built more subtly, and you “hardly” see them anymore, and the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus are also water and dust resistant – at an IP67 rating.

Telkom’s FreeMe packages are the top choice for high data and voice users in South Africa, according to an analysis by Tariffic.

Each FreeMe contract includes free calls and messaging on WhatsApp, BBM, and Viber, as well as free on-network calls and 50 free SMS messages per day.

Cellphone Contracts

The New Sony Xperia XZ now available in South Africa

Sony’s Xperia XZ and Xperia X Compact smartphones are available through Vodacom, MTN, and Takealot.In addition to its two new high-end phones, Sony also announced that its new mid-range Xperia E5 device has launched in South Africa.


The recommended retail pricing of the three smartphones is:

Xperia XZ – R12,999
Xperia X Compact – R9,999
Xperia E5 – R3,499, with the aim to reduce it to R2,999 by the end of 2016.
On contract, the Xperia XZ will be available for between R469 and R579 per month.