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Zuku Internet Packages for 2020

Zuku Wi-Fi is considered to be the innovator of wireless internet connection in Kenya. Zuku Wi-Fi was launched into the Kenyan market in the year 2008 by Wananchi group.  Wananchi group offers a selection of services including Triple Play services for Home Internet, Television and Telephony services. Subsequently, Zuku has managed to be the most prevalent internet service provider in Kenya having speeds of up to 250 Mbps and thus offering the best zuku internet packages for 2020

Zuku Wi-Fi offers customized internet packages, suited to meet the desires of each target group.  Zuku Wi-Fi lowest package is at 5mbps that goes for Kshs. 2,499 while their top package is 250mbps at Kshs 22,499.

The Zuku 250 Mbps package offers the fastest internet speed in Kenya. It is designed to meet and fulfill the ever-growing customer needs for streaming of short videos, movies, and live video chat. The aforementioned services require high bandwidth and low latency internet services. It is therefore advisory for customers using such services to take up Zuku Fiber high-speed packages in this case to boost their experience and satisfaction when using these internet services.

The 250mbps package which is the fastest internet speed in Kenya came a year after Zuku Fiber broadcasted that it would invest Ksh 2.6 billion to upgrade its network set-up and services. The investments made by Zuku Fiber have considerably improved the quality of service that Zuku Wi-Fi brings to the market. Also included in this package is a free modem, a free set-top box and telephony services. This may sound as great news to most internet users though Zuku’s fiber is only limited to a few cities in Kenya majorly in Nairobi Mombasa and its environs.

Zuku internet packages for 2020

Zuku customers have a reason to smile as they will soon have their current package internet speed upgraded up to 66% more at no additional cost as part of the amazing offer the zuku internet packages for 2020.

Consequently, Zuku has also introduced other affordable new service packages including 20Mbps, 50Mbps, and 100Mbps. All these Fiber packages are available at Zuku shops, from Zuku Sales Executives in Nairobi and Mombasa.

ZUKU Decoder

Modified for the growing trend among its users towards media convergence and multi-tasking, the Zuku Decoder provides a DOCSIS 3.0 cable media server, the DCI811. Assembled as a whole home DVR set-top box it allows cable operatives to expand their HDTV offering advanced multi-room and multi-screen solutions.

The ZUKU Decoder features

  • Cable broadcast TV: up to 5 DVB-C/QAM tuners incl. incl. option for fast channel change
  • Customizable with multiple middlewares and CA solutions including Technicolor Homeware
  • Enhanced user experience: high-performance 3D graphics allowing for improved user interface
  • Flexible DVR service with a built-in 3.5″ or rackable 2.5″ HDD
  • High Definition Video: MPEG-4 AVC HD 1080p/60 video decode and display
  • Multi-room and multi-screen services: using built-in dual-band 802.11n Wi-Fi solutions for client/server architecture and video streaming throughout the home
  • Ultra-high-speed Internet access and connected TV services (e.g. data, VoD, apps, OTT) using an embedded DOCSIS/EuroDOCSIS 3.0 mode

Grab your ZUKU Decoder at an affordable price from as low as Kshs5,000/-

How to check Zuku balance

Follow the subsequent prompts to check your Zuku Balance

Step 1: on your pone , Dial *502#

Step 2: select option 2 (Account Information) and press send.

Step 3: Pick option 1 (Balance Enquiry) then press send.

Step 4: Enter your Zuku account number for the account you want to check and press send.

Step 5: Your full account balance will be displayed.

Should you wish to contact ZUKU customer care here are their Hotlines

  1. Zuku line: 0205 205 205 {calls from Zuku landline are free}
  2. Safaricom: 0719028200 / Airtel: 0732132200.

What are the advantages of using Zuku Wi-Fi

  • You only buy & pay for what you need
  • Very economical and reasonable setup fees & monthly service charges
  • Excellent upload/download speeds
  • Economical calling rates
  • Enables office flexibility via a fully managed wifi

How do I Change Zuku Wifi Password

Zuku WiFi and access points more often than not accompany an integral web interface that you can use to modify the options and configuration settings

The first phase of safeguarding your WiFi system is the similar to the initial step for pretty much everything else in PC organizing: “change the defaults”. Any hacker can discover what the default password is for a given program or gadget in a jiffy. The defaults are set to allow you the consumer to access the system the first time. Subsequently, you have to change them to keep these hackers and snoopers away.

How to connect your Zuki Wi-fi

Plug your router to the modem. The router has a port on its back marked WAN/WLAN/Internet. Connect the aforementioned port to the modem using a standard Ethernet link. Ensure the router is on.

While it’s not necessary for one to use the Ethernet cable, using it only allows you to fidget with the settings without losing your connection to the router. For excellent efficiency while setting up the router, connect it next to the PC whereas you change the settings.

After you are done designing the router, move it to its permanent position or a place where you won’t be interfering with it on a daily basis.  If your router was bought a with software, install it using the Ethernet link. Using the software, rename your wireless network and the type of security that you need to use.

WPA2 is considered to be the most secure system. Enter a password and continue. All router programming will certainly identify your web settings.

This is the info that the router needs to decrypt your internet connection and transfer it to other wireless devices. Open the router’s configuration sheet.  

Do this through a web browser. Search the exact Zuku router IP address from the documentation given. You will be asked for a username and password to continue with the router setup.

These are similarly equipped in the documentation that came with your router. Regular defaults are username: admin and Password: password or admin.

Give your Internet connection information. This integrates the IP address and DNS records from your network access dealer. Most routers will fill this segment automatically.

Should this fail, contact your ISP for the data that you have to input. Set up your wireless settings. Many routers have a Wireless Settings section towards the highest point of the router’s menu. From this section, you can;

  • enable or disable the wireless signal
  • change the system name
  • Set the encryption.

To set the name of the system, select the field marked SSID. This is the name that will be shown on any device that identifies your system.

Set the encryption to the most current form endorsed by your router. Generally, this will be WPA2. WPA2 works with only one password. You can input any password you like. Strong passwords contain upper and lowercase letters, digitals, and numerical.

Apply your settings. Confirm that you tap the Apply/Save Changes button in your router’s design when you are through with changing the settings. Subsequently router will process for a minute, and your new settings will produce results.

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How To Sambaza Safaricom Internet Bundles

Tutorial on how to sambaza Safaricom internet bundles

Internet access has a direct impact to the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) of any economy as World Bank statistics show that for every 10% growth in broadband access there is a 1.4% growth in GDP.  As the access to internet grows, so does the demand for more services that require internet connectivity.

As African economies are growing, the more things are done online, from shopping to communication, learning to entertainment thus making internet access a vital pillar in economic growth. Some African countries and Kenya, in particular, have in the recent past grown the internet sector with speeds even faster than first world countries.

Access in Kenya is mostly through mobile phones with more and more young people purchasing mobile devices. With this growth comes a competition of mobile service operators to win over customers. Safaricom, the biggest mobile operator in Kenya in terms of subscribers has cut a niche for itself with unique products and services. The company offers the fastest internet connectivity services as it prides itself with 4G/ LTE connectivity in major towns across the country. It is the first country in East Africa to roll out 3G internet technology so almost all of the country is covered. Continue reading How To Sambaza Safaricom Internet Bundles

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How to Activate Safaricom free bundles

Here’s how to activate Safaricom free bundles

There are several ways on how to activate Safaricom free bundles but for this post, we are going to look at two of the main methods.

Being a blaze member

activate safaricom free bundles Blaze by Safaricom is a product that was introduced a while ago by the telephone service provider.

This product mainly targets young people mostly those that are in colleges and universities.

It involves having to download the MySafaricom App on the Google plays tore or ios apple store.

Once you have downloaded this app (which is only 8m

b by the way) you have to open the app, follow the prompts and then the blaze menu will appear

Then after this, you will have to shake your phone and the offer will be available

 

Tap on the ignite and accept and you will receive 100mb on your phone

how to activate safaricom free budnles

Now this will happen for all the months that you will be a subscriber of the blaze offer.

Purchasing a new phone

The other way on how to activate Safaricom free bundles is by purchasing a brand new phone from the Safaricom shops that are available countrywide.

Different kinds of phones have different amounts of bundles that can be redeemed after you have purchased them.

For example, a low-end phone like the neon kicka might have something like 100mb of free bundles to activate and redeem.

While a high-end phone like the Samsung galaxy note might have like the 8gb worth of free Safaricom bundles to activate.

Now after you have purchased this brand new phone you have to text the IMEI number of the phone to 440

You will get a message telling you that you have successfully activated your free Safaricom bundles.

So there you go, those are the two ways for you to be able to activate your free Safaricom bundles.

Just in case you are unable to get your free Safaricom bundles in any of these two ways even after you fulfilled the above then you will have to call the customer care number, which is, 100 to get assisted.

Though it is always engaged during the day, you can try during late at night and get your freebundles activated by Safaricom.

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Home internet plans for Telkom Kenya Review

Review for Telkom Kenya Home 4G Internet Plans

telkom home internet plansTelephone company Orange recently rebranded to become Telkom Kenya.

With this rebranding came with many amazing offers. One of the offers included Internet plans.

One of the offers included Internet plans.

Let us look at what this home internet plans entail.

The first thing to note is that you must produce your original identity card so as to be registered. Without one then you will not get this offer.

I think this is to avoid locking users who might want to take up multiple offers, thus locking others out.

This offer is currently only on 4G and which has covered the following areas.: Nairobi, Coast, Rift Valley, Nyanza and Western.

And again this law was passed some years back required for one to produce an original ID before a sim card is purchased.

Once you are registered, you will be provided with

  • A Telkom 4G Router which will cost Kshs. 9,999
  • 4G sim card
  • Free 10GB data for one month

However, if you are an existing customer, you just have to subscribe to this offer.

If you are using a mobile phone then dial *222#

Otherwise, you can visit their link here to get started.

If you have any unused bundles and the month has ended, then it will not be rolled over to the following month.

If the data gets used up before the end of the month, then browsing will be charged at Kshs. 2 per MB

Here are their monthly plans

Price(Ksh)GBRate per MBValidity
4993GBKsh 0.177
99910GBKsh 0.107
9995GBKsh 0.2030
149910GBKsh 0.1530
199920GBKsh 0.1030
299935GBKsh 0.0930
3999Unlimited*30
5999100GBKsh 0.0690

 

To check your data balance, then dial *222# and then select 1.

Another thing to note is that you cannot use your usual Telkom Number to subscribe to this service. But you will have to get a home data number.