Safaricom vs. True Host Kenya - Mar 2019

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Safaricom (safaricom.co.ke) has been added on Dec 04, 2018 and last updated on Dec 05, 2018.
True Host Kenya (truehost.co.ke) has been added on Mar 10, 2016 and last updated on May 09, 2018.

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safaricom.co.ke
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Total Reviews: 17
Average Rating: 7 of 10
Good Reviews: 13
Bad Reviews: 4
Official Responses: 0
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17 user reviews
 
P.O Box 66827
Nairobi 00800
KE
Ryanada Place, Highpoint off Thika SuperHighway 14460, Nairobi
Nairobi 254
KE
Emailcustomercare@s...info@t...
Phone+254 722 003272+254-734-919-116
RanksAlexa Rating51,170▼-5914 (lower is better)
Alexa Rank in KE 88
Alexa Rating354,900▼-38859 (lower is better)
Domains1 (higher is better)
Alexa Rank in KE 750
Languages en-US en-US
InfoSafaricom Foundation
Inarguably Kenya’s largest corporate foundation, during the ten years of working with partners, more than a million people have benefited from various disaster response initiatives

We invest a unique way of doing business through our Purpose; to ‘Transform Lives’. We seek to create opportunities for Kenyans to be a part of our growth story by empowering them with the right tools for economic growth. The “Simu ya Jamii” innovation allowed Kenyans to earn money from [...]
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TrueHost Kenya is Secure and Reliable Domain, Email and Website Hosting Company in Nairobi, Mombasa, Kenya and Africa.
TrueHost Kenya guarantees the best services in Website Design and Development in Kenya, Domain Name Registration, Email, Domain and Website Hosting, .KE Domain Name registration, KeNIC Domain Registrar provider.
Our Network of Web Servers offer the most secure, reliable web hosting packages in Kenya.
Truehost Kenya is fast expanding into the greater Africa.

Other [...]
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Established2000-
Site speedAverage, load 2.8 sec. 28% sites are slower
SEO Links count 731
Slow, load 3.6 sec. 15% sites are slower
SEO Links count 44
Socials Info
Social Media
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safaricom.co.ke Iconsafaricomplc
Started from: February, 2010
  • Tweets: 747,422
  • Followers: 1,198,399
  • Friends: 58,830
  • Last activity: Mar 19, 2019
truehost.co.ke Icontruehostcloud
Started from: May, 2014
  • Tweets: 2,648
  • Followers: 1,358
  • Friends: 148
  • Last activity: Mar 11, 2019
https://www.facebook.com/SafaricomLtd (Inactive)truehost.co.ke IconTruehost Cloud
  • Likes:1
  • Talking peoples about them: 1,048
  • Last activity: Feb 22, 2019
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-truehost.co.ke IconRyanada Ltd
  • Circled accounts:109
  • Last activity: Oct 25, 2018
Safaricom Blog
  • Blog Posts:10
  • Software Wordpress version 4.9.4
  • First post from: Jul, 2016
  • Language: en-US
  • Last written post: Oct 04, 2017
True Host Kenya Blog
  • Blog Posts:144
  • Software Wordpress version 5.0.4
  • Blog added on: 2016 Mar
  • Language: en-US
  • Last written post: Mar 08, 2019
Shared Hosting - 2/4
Plan NameLITE [Linux]Truehost Bronze Package [Linux]
PriceKSH 1,300.00/yr.$ 0.00/yr.
Disk Space50 MB144 MB
Data Transferunmetered1 TB
Hosted domains11
Free Domain00
Dedicated IPs00
Control PanelCPanelCPanel, WHM
Server LocationKenya
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)50 MB Disk Space, 5 Email Accounts, 3 Sub Domains, 2 FTP Accounts.

Annual Charges LOCAL DOMAINS .KE ONLY KSHs.1,300
Annual Charges INTERNATIONAL DOMAINS .COM, ORG KSHs.999


Website & Email Services Benefits
Free Website Builder

Build your website easily at the comfort of your office or [...]
INFO (mouse over)100GB Bandwidth
144 MB Disk Space
Maximum Domain Hosted: 1
One Click Installer
free SSL Certificate: None
Max Email Account: 1
Max Databases: 1
Max Subdomain: 1
Uptime: 99.999%
Date PlanDec 2018Oct 2018
Plan NamePREMIUM [Linux]Silver Package [Linux]
PriceKSH 6,300.00/yr.KES 999.00/yr.
Disk Space20 GB10 GB
Data Transferunmeteredunmetered
Hosted domains1unlimited
Free Domain00
Dedicated IPs00
Control PanelCPanel[In-house]
Server LocationKenyaKenya
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)20 GB Disk Space, 200 Email Accounts, 200 Sub Domains, 30 FTP Accounts

Annual Charges LOCAL DOMAINS .KE ONLY KSHs.6,300
Annual Charges INTERNATIONAL DOMAINS .COM, ORG KSHs.5,999

Key Benefits of Website and E-mail

Free Website Builder
Online self-provisioning of service.
Easy to [...]
INFO (mouse over)Unlimited Email Accounts
FTP Accounts
Unlimited
Databases Unlimited
Shared IP Address
Your own Cpanel
Free Script Installer – softaculous apps
All CMS – Joomla/WordPress/Drupal/Magento
Latest PHP/Perl/MySQL/Postgre Database
Free Website Transfer
24/07 Support
Date PlanDec 2018Oct 2016
Plan Name-Gold Package [Linux]
Price-KES 2,499.00/yr.
Disk Space-30 GB
Data Transfer-unmetered
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-[In-house]
Server Location-Kenya
Description-INFO (mouse over)SSH Access
Unlimited Email Accounts
FTP Accounts
Unlimited
Databases Unlimited
Shared IP Address
Your own Cpanel
Free Script Installer – softaculous apps
All CMS – Joomla/WordPress/Drupal/Magento
Latest PHP/Perl/MySQL/Postgre Database
Free Website Transfer
24/07 Support
Date Plan-Oct 2016
Plan Name-Unlimited Package [Linux]
Price-KES 7,499.00/yr.
Disk Space-unlimited
Data Transfer-unmetered
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
Dedicated IPs-0
Control Panel-[In-house]
Server Location-Kenya
Description-Same as previous plans!
Date Plan-Oct 2016
Virtual Dedicated Hosting - 1/0
Plan NameLite [Linux/Windows]-
Priceon request-
Disk Space40 GB-
Data Transferunmetered-
Hosted domainsunlimited-
Free Domain0-
CPU1 CPU (3.3 GHz)-
Dedicated IPs0-
Control Panel -
Server LocationKenya-
DescriptionINFO (mouse over)1 CPU (3.3 GHz),2gb Ram,40gb
IP Capacity Free 256

Virtual Data Centre Service Benefits
Virtual Hosting

Virtual Hosting allows you to outsource your Data Centre infrastructure (servers and storage etc.) to Safaricom
Delivery

This is delivered to customers through the purchase of Virtual [...]
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Date PlanDec 2018-
Dedicated Hosting - 0/4
Plan Name-Dual Xeon E5606 [Linux]
Price-KES 42,540.00/mo.
Disk Space-4000 GB
Data Transfer-3 TB
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
CPU-Dual Xeon E5606 8 x 2.13Ghz
Dedicated IPs-1
Control Panel-
Server Location-Kenya
Description-INFO (mouse over)4 x 1TB SATA2
For SMEs & Large Enterprises with huge Server Requirements
Date Plan-Oct 2016
Plan Name-Core i3 2100 [Linux]
Price-KES 140,000.00/mo.
Disk Space-1000 GB
Data Transfer-3 TB
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
CPU-Intel Xeon E3-1220v3 3.1GHz
Dedicated IPs-1
Control Panel-
Server Location-Kenya
Description-INFO (mouse over)Large Web Hosting Companies and Other SMEs in need of large servers
Date Plan-Oct 2016
Plan Name-E3-1230 [Linux]
Price-KES 160,000.00/mo.
Disk Space-1000 GB
Data Transfer-3 TB
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
CPU-Intel Xeon Quad core 2.4Ghz+
Dedicated IPs-1
Control Panel-
Server Location-Kenya
Description-Same as previous plans!
Date Plan-Oct 2016
Plan Name-E3-1230 RAID [Linux]
Price-KES 265,000.00/mo.
Disk Space-4000 GB
Data Transfer-3 TB
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
CPU-Intel Xeon Quad core 3.2Ghz
Dedicated IPs-1
Control Panel-
Server Location-Kenya
Description-INFO (mouse over)4 x 1TB SATA2
Large Web Hosting Companies and Other SMEs in need of large servers
Date Plan-Oct 2016
Cloud - 0/3
Plan Name-CloudPap 1 [Linux]
Price-$ 9.99/mo.
Disk Space-10 GB SSD
Data Transfer-unmetered
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
CPU-1 v.Core 2.4 GHz
Dedicated IPs-1
Control Panel-KVM
Server Location-United States
Description-INFO (mouse over)Every Cloudpap includes the following

Scalability

Allow easy addition of resources from the Service Portal

Bandwidth and Connectivity

Unlimited, 100Mbps

Security

Anti-DDoS Pro Protection

IP

1 IPv4 + all ports open

Accesss

RESTful API
KVM
Root access
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Date Plan-Oct 2016
Plan Name-CloudPap 2 [Linux]
Price-$ 17.99/mo.
Disk Space-20 GB SSD
Data Transfer-unmetered
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
CPU-1 v.Core 2.4 GHz
Dedicated IPs-1
Control Panel-KVM
Server Location-United States
Description-Same as previous plans!
Date Plan-Oct 2016
Plan Name-CloudPap 3 [Linux]
Price-$ 26.99/mo.
Disk Space-40 GB SSD
Data Transfer-unmetered
Hosted domains-unlimited
Free Domain-0
CPU-2 v.Core 2.4 GHz
Dedicated IPs-1
Control Panel-KVM
Server Location-United States
Description-Same as previous plans!
Date Plan-Oct 2016
Supported Operating Systems
  • Linux
  • Linux/Windows
  • Linux
List of products
  • Shared Hosting
  • Colocation Hosting
  • Virtual Dedicated Hosting
  • Shared Hosting
  • Dedicated Hosting
  • Reseller Hosting
  • Cloud
  • Domains
Payment Options
  • Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
  • Credit / Debit / Prepaid Cards
  • PayPal
Last positive / negative customer reviews
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robert (rob.kim08@g...)
on Mar 19, 2019
on time support, that's where this business revolves and I'm contented. Reached out before registration and after to pursue propagation, hope to provide my clients with similar support.

-anonymous- (-no email-)
on Apr 20, 2017
Very Poor. I wish to join my fellow clients in confirming that this host is very poor in deed. Hacked every time and you are not sure whether you are safe as you can down anytime. For your safety.... Shy away until they confirm that security is [...]
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