Telkom 10GB For R99 Prepaid: How to Get It

The Telkom 10GB for R99 plan is no doubt the most popular internet data bundle in the whole of South Africa at the moment. As a matter of fact, this data plan has ‘gone viral,’ now made available on several other networks as a complement to Telkom who first marketed the package.

Now, particularly among the young crowd, everybody is asking; ‘How do I subscribe to the Telkom 10GB for R99 package?’ The paragraphs below describe the step-by-step process of you can take advantage of this great offer, and enjoy all the benefits of having reliable data at a cheap price.

Telkom 10GB For R99 Prepaid

1. Best Telkom fixed-LTE deal – 10GB + 10GB for R99

The Telkom 10GB data bundle gives you 10GB data connectivity for any time use, and then 10GB  for nighttime use which will not affect your normal daytime data usage. The price of this package is R99, and the subscription is renewable monthly.

 How to Subscribe to this Package

  1. Purchase a new Telkom SIM card if you don’t have one.
  2. Dial *180# and press send.
  3. Select option 5 which is: change tariff.
  4. Select option 2 which is: change current tariff.
  5. Select option 2 which is: SmartBroadband Wireless Prepaid.
  6. Select option 1: This will change your tariff to SmartBroadband Wireless Prepaid.

That’s the first step; changing your tariff plan to SmartBroadband Wireless Prepaid. Now that you are in the root plan that can enable you to select the preferred data plan, you just need to go ahead and choose the data plan from the options table.

To do so just dial the following:

  1. Dial *180# and press send again. 
  2. Select option 1 which is: LTE.
  3. You will see the list of the bundles. Select the appropriate one which is 10GB + 10GB for R99. 

Aside from the 10GB + 10GB data bundles, Telkom offers several other similar data bundles that are similarly priced and similarly structured. Find them below:

2. 20GB + 20GB data bundle for R199

The 20GB for R199 is a similar data package that gives you 20GB of anytime data for your main account, as well as 20GB for nighttime data usage which you can use without touching the data balance on your main account. This bundle is valid for 31 days, and costs just R199. 

3. 60GB + 60GB data bundle for R399

The 60GB + 60GB data bundle is a Telkom data bundle that gives you 60GB of anytime data for your main account, and then another 60GB of nighttime data, which you will use at night without reducing the balance of your main account. this bundle lasts 31 days and costs R399.

4. 120GB + 120GB  for R699

The 120GB + 120GB data bundle is a Telkom data bundle that gives you 120GB of data for any time use, and then 120GB for nighttime use. The nighttime data is a plus for you to use during late-night hours without touching the data from your main account. this bundle costs R699.

5. 220GB + 220GB for R999

The 220GB + 220GB for R999 data bundle gives you 220GB for any time data use, and then 220GB for nighttime use. The nighttime data is a plus because it allows you to surf the internet at late night hours without deducting from the main account of your data balance.

Other popular data bundles on the Telkom network include. 

FreeMe bundles

FreeMe bundles are Prepaid options on the Telkom network that give you cheap access to internet data connections, as well as free minutes for on-network calls, good rates for calls outside the network, and SMS. Some of the FreeMe bundles are as follows:   

    FreeMe 1.5GB data bundle at R139

    FreeMe 6GB data bundle at R289

    FreeMe 11.5GB data bundle at R389

    FreeMe 28GB data bundle at R689

Telkom Social Bundles

Telkom social bundles, as the name implies, are data packages tailored for social media platforms. The data may be used exclusively for use with social media sites and applications. This is good for subscribers who know that the vast majority of their internet time is spent on social media sites.

They are broken down into different time frames.

Daily social bundles

The daily social bundles are for those who do not need to spend too much time on social media, and who only have to spend as much money on the connection as they actually use. If you need more internet time, you can just do the subscription again.

    25MB data which costs R2

    50MB of data which costs R3

    75MB of data which costs R4

    100MB of data which costs R5

    250MB of data which costs R10

    500MB of data which costs R15


Weekly social bundles

Weekly social bundles are for people that have a greater need for social media, and thus need more time on it. The weekly social bundles last for seven days, and they cost less than daily data because data prices are discounted as they become bigger. The Weekly Social bundles are differentiated by their sizes. They are as follows:

    100MB weekly data which costs R5

    250MB weekly of data which costs R8

    500MB of weekly data which costs R12

    1GB of weekly data which costs R18

    2GB of weekly data which costs R35

    3GB of weekly data which costs R60


Monthly social bundles

The monthly social bundles are available for users who prefer the stability of monthly subscriptions. This option gives greater freedom and also allows you to rest your mind knowing that you have paid up your subscription, and only have to renew it at the end of the month.

Find them below:

    100MB of data at R10

    250MB of data at R15

    500MB of data at R25

    1GB of data at R40

    2GB of data at R70

    3GB of data at R100



The Telkom 10GB for R99 prepaid data bundle is perhaps the most popular one in the whole country and has been made available on several other networks and service providers. They offer the best options in low cost, high-value internet connection, and offer many attractive perks such as low off-network tariffs, and free SMS and on-network call minutes. 

Please ensure that you call customer care before selecting any options because Telkom reserves the right to cancel or change any tariff or data plan without prior communication. The publishers of this article will not be liable for any losses incurred by following the information contained in this article.