June 30, 2022, Thursday
Nepal 1:37:26 pm

4G service users of NT reach 10 million

The Nepal Weekly
May 24, 2022

The number of customers using 4G service of Nepal Telecom has crossed 10 million. As per the details of the month of April, 2022, the customer base of 4G has reached 10.421 million.

During this period, the company’s 3G customer base reached 9.482 million. Overall, the company’s mobile service users are 22.91 million while the remaining 2.187 million customers are using 2G technology. In March this year, the 4G customer base was 9.893 million and the 3G customer base was 9.943 million.

Nepal Telecom has been expanding the 4G/LTE service from Kathmandu and Pokhara for the first time in Nepal since January 2, 2017 and it has upgraded this service to the latest technology since October 2, 2019. In order to use the 4G service, customers must have a suitable mobile phone set as well as a SIM card to run (support) the service and must be in an area where the 4G network is available.

“As per the instructions received by dialing *444# from your mobile phone, you can find out whether you need to change the SIM or not by using 4G service and you can also activate the service by activating 4G,” said the NT in a statement.

To get the most out of the 4G data service that the company is currently providing, it is necessary to use a mobile set running in both 1800 and 800 MHz bands. “When buying a mobile set, we can know the MHz mobile set by looking at the technical details of the set.