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Nepal Telecom and Ncell are competing well in alluring customers for their data services. As customers are also demanding affordable data services, they are in the race to provide cheap data packages. The competition is actually benefiting the consumers but there is always a limit for the operators to reduce their price. You can also find the comparison of Ntc and Ncell for the COVID-19 lockdown offer for data packs.
Both the SIM cards are readily available to buy and the data pack subscription in both of them is also easy. This post, we are comparing Ntc vs Ncell data pack. If you hold a dual SIM phone, this comparison will help you which SIM should you use for your data requirement.
Currently, NT holds a higher number of subscribers than Ncell. But both the telecom operators have a fair share of the data market. The majority of the data subscription comes from the ubiquitous GPRS, EDGE, 3G, and 4G.
The internet tariff without any data package in Ncell Rs 2 Per MB whereas for Ntc it is at Rs 1 per MB. Till now, all of the GSM technologies be it 2G, 3G or 4G can use the offered data packs.
Having said all, the real competition is for the data package is in GSM 2G, 3G, and 4G services. Nepal telecom now integrates all of its affordable data and voice packs into a seasonal offer called Summer, Autumn, Winter, Spring offer. Whereas for Ncell, they revise their data packs to target several customer types like high volume and low volume users.
Here are some of the main comparative points for the Ntc vs Ncell data pack.
Both the operators have launched special data packs for this COVID-19 lockdown to facilitate people for higher data usage.
For NTC, you can either use *1415# to subscribe to the pack or remember different keywords for SMS to 1415. For Ncell, it is *17123# or SMS with keyword to 17123.
Ntc and Ncell are going head to head for the data packs as they have a target to increase their data revenue. For the on the go data tariff (without any data package), Ntc is cheaper than Ncell so many people who do not want to buy data pack, they prefer Ntc. Similarly, for high volume data users, Ncell is marginally cheaper.
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The social media pack including FB is also found to be cheaper in Ntc comparing the same 7 days FB pack. Ntc social media pack also includes Twitter but for Ncell it is only for Facebook. For one hour unlimited pack, Ntc seems to be better in price and the added value of unlimited Voice and SMS.
Meanwhile, Ncell provides some unlimited monthly, weekly data packs and a new Mero plan (with some unique features), which is not there with NTC.
With the advantage in different categories, there is no clear winner or favorite for the data pack. So, we leave it to the public to select one as a winner based on the comparison above.
Highly recommended to check: Ntc vs Ncell vs Smart Cell 4G data pack.
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