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Nepal Telecom (NTC) has added more offers for its FTTH service from Shrawan 1, 2077. Now, customers can use unlimited high-speed internet service (up to 50Mbps) along with the voice call through the FTTH (Fiber) service. The offers also include voice call rental, new FTTH combo packs. Here you can find all the information about Ntc unlimited FTTH fiber internet service, price, offers, speed, installation process, recharge, and more.
They also enabled voice call service (same as legacy PSTN phone) in the FTTH lines. The landline phone from FTTH will also have a facility to call other operators. To enable the International call (ISD) service in the FTTH phone aka IP phone, you need to visit nearby Ntc counter.
FTTH is a next-generation access technology to provide high speed, reliable, and quality internet service to your fixed locations (home or office) through the use of optical fiber. Acronym for Fiber to the Home, FTTH connects customer premises with optical fiber instead of coaxial cable or telephone lines. The speed that you can get with the FTTH broadband internet ranges from 1 Mbps to 100 Mbps, along with IP based voice and multimedia (IPTV video) services.
Fiber to the home service is one of the most reliable home internet solutions that is being used worldwide.
Nepal Telecom launched the FTTH service back in 2072 from limited areas of Kathmandu. Ever since they tried to expand the service to more areas but at a slow pace. Currently, Nepal Telecom fiber internet service is available in 28 districts. Having said that, it does not mean the high-speed internet service is available in all of the areas of the district.
Let’s take an instance of Kathmandu, the place where FTTH was first distributed, the fiber service is still not available in all the areas. Below we have presented tricks for how to check if FTTH is available in your place.
NTC had been providing a free voice within its network as a promotional offer for a few months for FTTH phone. Now that Ntc discontinues free voice call offer, customer needs to recharge their balance for a voice call. Otherwise, they cannot use the voice call service with insufficient balance.
Ntc discontinues free voice calls from landline connected through FTTH fiber.
So, the FTTH customers need to pay Rs 250 as monthly rental for the voice service only. The monthly rental will enable 250 minutes calls to the NTC network. Whereas for other network operators, the same old voice call tariff will apply.
Currently, Nepal Telecom has individual and corporate user packages for unlimited FTTH internet. For individual customers, there are 8 Mbps, 20 Mbps, and 50 Mbps packages. While the corporate users can take 15 Mbps, 25 Mbps, and 60 Mbps package for 1 month, 3 months, and 1 year period.
The most popular FTTH pack for home use is Rs 800 per month whose price is also synced with that of ADSL monthly subscription. Before this package was made available only for the people who migrate from ADSL to FTTH. But now this package is again made available. If you subscribe for a year package at Rs 8000, the internet subscription becomes cheap.
You can get an additional 2 months usage after subscription of a yearly package. So, the payment of 12 months’ price will provide 14 months subscription except for the 8 Mbps one.
|S.N||Individual users FTTH Validity||8 Mbps unlimited FTTH price||20Mbps||50Mbps|
|1||1 Month||Rs. 800||Rs 1200||Rs 1800|
|2||3 Months||Rs. 2300||Rs. 3600||Rs. 5400|
|3||12 Months||Rs. 8000||Rs. 14400||Rs. 21600|
|S.N||Corporate FTTH validity||Cost of Unlimited 10Mbps||20Mbps|
|1||3 Months||Rs. 10300||Rs. 19500|
|2||6 Months||Rs. 18400||Rs. 36800|
|3||12 Months||Rs. 34500||Rs. 69000|
For those who buy the FTTH internet package for a year, Ntc will provide free CPE for the new FTTH line. Similarly, for those who just buy six months package, you can buy the CPE at Rs 1130.
For a monthly subscription, the cost of the CPE modem is Rs 2825. So, we suggest you register for six months or yearly package.
|S.N.||Ntc FTTH Subscription||CPE Cost (without taxes)|
|2||6 months||Rs 1000|
|3||1 or 3 months||Rs 2500|
The CPE will have a warranty for one month during which it will replace or repair for free. Whereas after that if something goes wrong with the device, you can replace it by paying the whole sum.
The registration charge for the subscription of the Ntc FTTH service is Rs 500.
The new FTTH customer will also get 100-meter fiber for free for the first installation. The cost of the fiber for longer than 100 meters and for maintenance purposes is Rs 20 per meter.
NTC has also started to provide free CPE and cable for those landline users who want to shift their phone line and internet to FTTH.
Charges for installation and the set-top box will be free if you subscribe for a year. Similarly, it is also free for those people who are migrated from traditional landline phones.
Ntc has brought new combo packs with its seasonal offer. With the combo pack, Ntc provides unlimited internet, 250 min voice calls in the same pack for some duration (month, 3 months, 6 months, and a year). The FTTH combo packs include 15 Mbps, 25 Mbps, and 60 Mbps unlimited internet, which apply to Fair usage policy (FUP).
The cost of 15 Mbps, 25 Mbps, and 60 Mbps unlimited FTTH internet pack costs Rs 1000, Rs 1500, and Rs 2000 per month. If you subscribe for 3 months to a year, you will get more discounts.
Similarly, the combo FTTH packs allow making a voice call for 250 minutes (on-net calls) per month. Tell us what do you think of Ntc new FTTH combo pack?
Find all of the FTTH combo packs below.
|VALIDITY||Free Resource||COMBO PACK 1 (NRs)||COMBO PACK 2 (NRs)||COMBO PACK 3v(NRs)|
|VOICE||15 Mbps (Unlimited)||25 Mbps (Unlimited)||60 Mbps (Unlimited)|
|1 Month||250 min on-net||1000||1500||2000|
|3 Months||750 min on-net||3000||4500||6000|
|1 Year||3000 min on-net||12000||18000||24000|
To make the Fiber internet available on a large scale, they need to expedite the required infrastructure development. Currently, they are installing required equipment like optical fiber cabinets in such different parts of the country, for the FTTH network.
They also plan to provide triple-play services Voice, High-speed internet, and Video with Fiber internet. FTTH has a good quality of the internet service and voice due to the IP technology used. They will further add IPTV service for high-quality Television with the same fiber to the home (FTTH).
Ntc has increased its pace to launch FTTH service throughout the country. Now the FTTH service is available in 28 districts, covering places of major cities and vicinities.
If you want to know if the Ntc FTTH is available in your area, there are two tricks.
As FTTH uses optical fiber for the connectivity from their office to customer premises, it can provide triple-play services in the future. Triple play services include high-speed internet, voice, and Video (IPTV) service.
To connect Ntc FTTH Fiber internet service for your place, you need to follow the steps as:
We suggest you read a review of the NTC FTTH service.
To recharge the FTTH landline service, you can use the same procedure as you use for a traditional landline phone. You can check FTTH validity and balance.
Here are some of the methods to pay the bill or recharge.
To complain about Ntc FTTH service, you need to call 198 and file a complaint by talking with the staff over the call. With this, you do not need to visit the Ntc office to complain about your fiber internet service.
We suggest you read: How to improve internet speed at your home, DIY?
Tell us what do you think of Ntc FTTH fiber internet service, in the comment box below.