The South African mobile service is no longer a game owned by MTN and Vodacom. When my mother called last night with a Cell C number, a loyal MTN user for decades now, and started convincing me to get Cell C (providing proper substantial evidence)…I knew things have changed.
The issue of mobile call prices in South Africa is a hot topic for discussion, with few mobile users ever saying they are completely satisfied with the cost of their calls. But could voice prices be slashed when calls are carried over data? Mobile company AppChat plans to do just that, promising reduced mobile call rates once its services are launched.