Cell C slashes data prices amid growing competition

Cape Town – South Africa’s third largest mobile network Cell C has slashed its pricing for broadband amid increasing market competition and growth from its rivals.Cell C

The junior operator announced an aggressive reduction in mobile broadband offerings in major metros as people increasingly demand data at lower cost.

On prepaid, Cell C is offering a SIM only option of 100GB for R999 with an additional 100GB of free data valid from 00:00 to 06:00 (Nite data).

Contracts start at R99 for 5GB of data with 15GB of after-hours data and top out at R999 for R100GB including an extra 100GB “Nite data”.

Prepaid offers are valid for a year and come as Cell C ramps up its investment into higher speed Long Term Evolution networks.