MTN introduces Samsung S6 and S6 Edge


For immediate release

10 April 2015

MTN introduces Samsung S6 and S6 Edge

MTN revealed that the much-anticipated Samsung S6 and S6 Edge smartphones are available on its MTN SKY packages for a monthly subscription of R1899 and R1999 respectively as of 10 April 2015.

The Samsung S6 and Samsung S6 Edge are available on the MTN network, and the pre-orders of these devices have been satisfactory.

Both the 32GB Samsung 6 and 64GB Samsung 6 Edge are available at MTN branded retail stores, MTN Online store and MTN Direct call centres on a number of tariff plans, including on the MTN Sky price plan.

“Naturally, smartphone enthusiasts have been waiting for the Samsung S6 and S6 Edge with baited breath. In keeping with our promise to providing consumers with the latest cutting edge smartphone technology, we are ranging these new smart devices at MTN stores countrywide. We have packaged deals that will enable our customers to fully experience the capabilities of the phone on a world-class network. ,” says Larry Annetts, Chief Marketing Officer: MTN South Africa.

These devices are designed almost completely out of custom-made Gorilla glass, the Galaxy S6 range pushes the limits of design and redefines beauty. Only 10 minutes of charging now gives you 4 hours of battery power. And with immediate Auto-Focus, the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge offer a camera that’s more responsive than anything we’ve ever experienced.

“These smartphones that MTN is ranging are data hungry devices that require a world-class network to operate optimally. We believe that the R10 billion capital investment will help to capacitate our network and ensure that our customers’ experience is not only enhanced, but enriched as well,” says Annetts.

MTN South Africa customers can buy these handsets at MTN branded retail stores or can visit MTN Online Shop at


PackageDeviceSMS BundleData BundleEffective Subscription (Incl. VAT)
MINUTE 100SAMSUNG GalaxyS6 32GBBundle SMS 200Data Bundle 300 MB529
MINUTE 200SAMSUNG GalaxyS6 32GBBundle SMS 300Data Bundle 300 MB679
MINUTE 350SAMSUNG GalaxyS6 32GBBundle SMS 500Data Bundle 500 MB749
MINUTE 500SAMSUNG GalaxyS6 32GBBundle SMS 500Data Bundle 500 MB899
MINUTE 1000SAMSUNG GalaxyS6 32GBBundle SMS 500Data Bundle 1 GB1349
MINUTE 100SAMSUNG GalaxyS6 Edge 64GBBundle SMS 200Data Bundle 300 MB679
MINUTE 200SAMSUNG GalaxyS6 Edge 64GBBundle SMS 300Data Bundle 300 MB779
MINUTE 350SAMSUNG GalaxyS6 Edge 64GBBundle SMS 500Data Bundle 500 MB899
MINUTE 500SAMSUNG GalaxyS6 Edge 64GBBundle SMS 500Data Bundle 500 MB1049
MINUTE 1000SAMSUNG GalaxyS6 Edge 64GBBundle SMS 500Data Bundle 1 GB1499




Bridget Bhengu: Senior Manager – PR and Communications, MTN SA

Cell: 083 212 1964 / E-mail:


Mamello Raborifi: PR Specialist, MTN SA

Cell: 083 214 5681 / E-mail:



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