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MTN now offers Samsung S7 and Samsung 7 Edge from R449 a month

MTN today announced the availability of the much-awaited Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge smartphones at its retail and online stores. For a limited period, both devices will include a free Samsung Gear VR from as little as R449 a month on MY MTNChoice 100 (x36 months).

These cutting-edge devices are available on 36-month and 24-month contracts and both devices include 30GB of data (once off).

MTN SA, Sales and Marketing Executive, Larry Annetts said: "We are thrilled for the opportunity to delight our customers with these exciting devices that we are offering at very reasonable and competitive prices. This is part of our strategy of leading the delivery of a bold new digital world and ensuring that customer-centricity is at the heart of everything we do."

The Samsung Galaxy S7 series runs on an Exynos quad-core chipset and is powered by a fast-charging 3,000 mAh battery. The flagship devices are water and dust resistant (IP68) and have expandable memory up to 200GB.

The Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge is available on My MTNChoice, MTN AnyTime TopUp and on My MTNChoice Flexi packages.

Selected launch plans and prices:

Contract Term

Package Name

Anytime Minutes

SMS

Data

Samsung Galaxy S7 (PM)

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge (PM)

PM x 24

My MTNChoice 100

100

200

500MB

R 599.00

R 649.00

My MTNChoice 200

200

300

500MB

R 709.00

R 759.00

My MTNChoice 350

350

500

1GB

R 829.00

R 879.00

My MTNChoice + S

100

100

2GB

R 659.00

R 709.00

My MTNChoice + M

350

350

5GB

R 929.00

R 979.00

My MTNChoice + L

500

500

7GB

R 1 179.00

R 1 229.00

PM x 36

My MTNChoice 100

100

200

500MB

R 449.00

R 479.00

My MTNChoice 200

200

300

500MB

R 559.00

R 589.00

My MTNChoice 350

350

500

1GB

R 679.00

R 709.00

Customers can also get the devices on cash deal prices of R13 799 for Samsung Galaxy S7 and R15 399 for Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge.

MTN

MTN Group

Launched in 1994, the MTN Group is a multinational telecommunications group, operating in 21 countries in Africa, Asia and the Middle East. The MTN Group is listed on the JSE Securities Exchange in South Africa under the share code: "MTN".

As at the end of 30 June 2010, MTN recorded 129.2 million subscribers across its operations in Afghanistan, Benin, Botswana, Cameroon, Cote d'Ivoire, Cyprus, Ghana, Guinea Bissau, Guinea Republic, Iran, Liberia, Nigeria, Republic of Congo (Congo Brazzaville), Rwanda, South Africa, Sudan, Swaziland, Syria, Uganda, Yemen and Zambia. The MTN Group is a global sponsor of the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa and has exclusive mobile content rights for Africa and the Middle East. Visit http://www.mtn.com and http://www.mtnfootball.com.