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NCELL VS NTC Data pack

Nepal Telecom and Ncell are competing really 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

Both the sim 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

But both the operators have a fair share of the data market. The majority of the data subscription comes from the ubiquitous GPRS, EDGE, 3G, and 4G.

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.

NCELL VS NTC data pack

Without package tariff:

  • Ntc charges Rs 1 per MB without any data packs whereas Ncell charges Rs.1 per MB. Ncell also provides Rs 1 per MB for the customers who subscribe to their 30 days of data packs and Sahi data pack. That remains operational until the validity period of the pack. Ntc has a simple and cheap tariff for consumers who do not buy a data pack.
  • Pay per go tariff of Rs 1 and Rs 2 are exclusive of the regular taxes which will be added on top of it. Whereas for data packs, it is inclusive of the data packs.

4G offer

  • For 4G offer, Ntc provides three-packs at Rs 25, Rs 100 and Rs 240 (400MB, 1 GB and 3GB) including 100% more data volume. Ncell provides a similar 100% data  in the ramro data pack at Rs 11.5, Rs 37, Rs 88 and Rs 343 for 70 MB, 240 MB, 600 MB, and 2600 MB. Ncell also provides a 4G offer with a 100% additional volume for 1 GB at Rs 95 and 6GB at Rs 453.

Day data pack

Unlimited pack

  • One hour unlimited pack in Ntc costs Rs 20 with which you can get unlimited voice, data and SMS for an hour. Similarly, Ncell has an unlimited data pack that costs Rs 22.6 with unlimited data only. For both the cases, Fair usage policy (FUP) applies. With Ntc you can make calls and SMS inside its network at a lower cost for an hour, so it is better than that of Ncell.  Similarly, there is an unlimited data option at night time in Ntc. Read NTC data pack Unlimited .
  • Ncell has named an unlimited data internet offer which is actually not unlimited. 1 GB unlimited offer in Ncell costs Rs 892.55 valid for 30 days. After the consumption of 1GB data early, customers can continue to surf at 32 kbps for the rest period.  There is no such monthly unlimited data offer in Ntc.

Social Media pack

  • Social media pack of 400MB valid for 7 days costs Rs 60 in Ntc which is 15 paisa per MB. Ncell Facebook pack of 140 MB for any period and 140 MB in the night time, valid for 7 days costs Rs 62.57 which is nearly 22 paisa per MB. NTC social media pack now works with FB, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Twitter as well while the NCELL social media data pack is only for Facebook browsing.

Day data pack

Night data pack

  • The cheapest for  Night data packs in Ntc is 5 paisa per MB through 5 GB at Rs 250, for 28 days. There is no night data pack in Ncell, except for the bonus in the social media pack.

All-time data pack

  • The Cheapest all-time data packs in Ntc is 5.6 paisa per MB, through 12288 MB at Rs 700 valid for 30 days. For Ncell, the lowest cost for all time data pack is 5.1 paisa per MB, through 25 GB data at Rs 1275, valid for 30 days.
  • For all time small data packs, Ntc has 28MB @ Rs 12 for a day and 100 MB @ Rs 25 for a day. Whereas Ncell has 35 MB @ Rs 11.5 for a day and 75 MB @ Rs 19.15 for a day.
  • The medium cost in all-time packs is around Rs 100 data packs in both Ntc and Ncell. With Rs 100, you can get 500 MB in Ntc valid for 7 days. Whereas for Ncell, you can get 500 MB for all networks, 500 MB for the 4G network for 7 days. There is a separate 4G pack of Rs 100 where you can get 1000 MB for 7 days.

1 GB per day data offer

  • For those users with higher data volume, Ntc provides 1GB data pack offer  which comes as cheap as 3 paisa per MB. There are daily, 7 days and 28 days pack in such 1 GB per day data pack at Rs 45, Rs 250 and Rs 850. Whereas Ncell does not have such a package.

Subscription method

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.


Source : NTC and NCELL



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