Nepal Telecom has now made the 4G service available in 77 districts. The second soft launch rolled out 4G massively, earlier it was in Kathmandu and Pokhara for more than two years. Now you can activate 4G service in Ntc for your prepaid and postpaid SIM card. Here is how to enable 4G service in Ntc and use the first 4G activation offer.
Now that the 4G coverage is available in more areas, Ntc is promoting the use of 4G by giving 4G activaition offer. Earlier, Ntc had provided some promotional offer of the free data package for postpaid and prepaid. NTC 4G subscribers got the promotional offer of 200 MB free data packages with 4G service activation for the first time.
Update: In Oct 2020, Ntc increases the data volume for 4G activation to 1GB data. In which, 500 MB is for all networks and 500 MB is for the 4G network.
To use the 4G activation offer, you need to have a 4G compatible handset and universal SIM (USIM). Please check LTE 1800 MHz and 800 MHz compatibility in your handset in the specs or search for available networks (under settings- Mobile/ cellular networks) to find Nepal Telecom 4G on the list.
The access point to use Ntc 4G is the same as that for using 2G and 3G. For new users, you need to add APN with “ntnet” in the access point names. You can also read details at Ntc internet settings.
How to make 4G in Ntc?
To enable 4G in Ntc, you should dial *444# and press 1 to activate or directly dial *444*1#. The promotional offer of a free data pack will also be available after the subscription. If your SIM is not compatible, you will be notified of the SIM card change required for 4G use.
We have been getting quering regarding the process to activate 4G in old SIM. But as per the technology limitation, you can not change your old SIM from 3G to 4G technology. So you need to change your old SIM card to enable 4G service in your NTC SIM.
What is the tariff of Ntc 4G?
After the completion of free data, the tariff without any data package is Rs 1 per MB (without taxes). All the available data packages in 2G and 3G are also available with 4G. Now Ntc has provided a special 4G data offer. They have provided more volume in the 4G data packs considering the fact that 4G needs higher data package consumption in a short period of time with affordable rates. As people these days consume more data, you should connect 4G in your Ntc Sim for more affordable data like Stay connected offer.
Nepal Telecom has around 20 million subscribers in the GSM family, which is inclusive of 2G, 3G, and 4G subscribers. It is known that there are around 0.8 million Ntc customers who had subscribed to 4G in their SIM. The number is known to surge high as Ntc is rolling out 4G to all parts of the country within a year.
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