NTC or Nepal telecom is one of the state owned telecommunication service provider in Nepal with 91.49% of the government share. It is easy to activate internet in NTC and NCELL. It has its central office at Bhadrakali Plaza, Kathmandu. It has branches, exchanges and other offices in 184 locations within the country. It is one of the service oriented company in Nepal.
On the other hand, Ncell is the privately owned mobile network in Nepal. It is the first private company to operate GSM service in Nepal. It was first called as mero Mobile and now it is Re-branded as Ncell. It is the largest ISP in Nepal with a subscriber base of more than 3 million users and is owned 80% by Axiata Group Berhad. It has been developed with different new technologies and thoughts which attract more people leaving behind other telecommunication networks. It provide different offers or provide different services in cheap cost. It remains you stay connected on the network.
The Internet has come to be one of the requisites of every people in the present time. Many of us spend a long period each day using the internet in mobiles, scrolling down the pages of Facebook, watching music and videos, searching information in Google, sending messages, uploading pictures, etc. Thus the internet is vital to people’s life in this era of technology. You need to activate Internet to access data on your mobile phone.
And, that’s not all, we require the internet everywhere we go. If our phone is with us, we spend no time to open the mobile data and get connected to the net. A little spare time and we are looking at the screen of our cells. Though the interaction in real life seems to be reduced due to this, people’s demand for the internet has been increasing day by day.
How to activate mobile data in Nepal
Here, we are going to show you how to activate mobile data net and how to activate internet in your mobile through NTC and Ncell SIM cards.
Mobile Internet settings to activate Internet in NTC sim cards
The importance of mobile data net for customers has been realised by NTC as well. So, the configurations settings are provided as soon as you switch on your mobile after putting your SIM in it. GPRS (General Packet Radio Service) Settings has to be installed, data network should be turned on and you can surf the internet then. NTC has introduced 4G internet as well. This is How To Activate NTC 4G LTE on your mobile device.
However, if it does not happen, you can opt for another SMS process. You have to send SMS to NTC to request the settings for your handset. Type VGPRS and send it to 1400 or Type GPRS and send it to 1404. You will be forwarded the GPRS configuration settings. Save it in your mobile. Restart your device. Connect to the data net, and you will be able to surf the net. The keyword sometimes might be unique to your handset. It is GPRS for Nokia, LG, Motorola and Indian handset, SaGPRS for Samsung mobiles, SeGPRS for Sony Ericsson mobiles and ChGPRS for Chinese Handsets.
If you are still unable to connect to the net, you need to enter the GPRS configuration settings manually. Go to Access Point Name (APN) through the Settings option in your mobile. Then you have to enter the parameters for GPRS which are manual.
- Proxy Server: 188.8.131.52
- Port: 8000
- APN: ntwap
- Homepage: http://wap.ntc.net.np
Enter these parameters in the respective fields, save it and then you are connected to the internet through NTC in your mobile handset.
Mobile Internet settings to activate Internet in NCELL sim cards
Mobile internet is already activated in all the SIM cards of Ncell. As soon as you put your SIM in your mobile and switch it on, you will get a message saying: You have received the configuration settings for your mobile. You just have to install it, and then you are connected to the net. You can have lots of Ncell Offers if you are using internet though NCELL network on your mobile device.
However, if this does not happen, you have other alternatives. You can use any of the following methods:
- Type A and SMS it to 900224
- Dial 900 and follow the instructions.
- Dial *100# and follow the instructions.
To activate internet in mobile sets for Ncell network, type ALL and send it to 9595. You will receive the settings, save it and you are ready to surf the net.
If this does not seem to work for you, you need to enter the parameters for the configuration manually. Go to APN through Settings option in your mobile and type the following parameters:
- APN: Web
- Homepage: ncell.com.np
Save it, and then you are connected to the net.
How to activate Internet in NTC?
Internet nowdays have become one of the essential service for people, it has become one of the easiest way to research about the different things we are in need. Its been like nothing is possible without internet nowdays, no people can sit without using internet. Due to keeping in mind for those things NTC and NCELL also provide internet service to its users in order to activate internet in your Usim there are different procedure to activate some of them are as follows:
For NTC Now No need to go to NTC office for activating GPRS service on your NTC SIM. You can easily activate GPRS for free by just calling call 021537411 or 021537999 or 057522777. No problem where you reside, just dial any of above number, NTC staff will ask for Your NTC number and process it for activation. Within 24 to 48 hours your NTC sim will be GPRS enabled. Nepal Telecom (ntc) have now brought new settings to configure internet settings on mobile handset.
This new settings is very easy and hassle free where one doesn’t not have to care about APN for setting up internet to use data. One can put any random APN in mobile internet setting of mobile handset to use mobile data on NT sim card (prepaid or postpaid). Previously one had to put ‘ntnet’ as APN to use internet data but not this method has been upgraded. Now there is no compulsion to set “ntnet” as apn.
You can put any letters that you wish then save it and set it as default. If you already have any APN in your smartphone, then you don’t have to create any another APN profile. Any APN profile will work fine to use NT Data.
How to activate Internet in NCELL?
For NCELL, first go to your setting menu in your mobile,move to internet or mobile data or cellular or web setting and then tap to mobile networks. After then move to access point Name (APN) and in that section add new access point. In the name section type Ncell and in the APN section type Web and save those settings.
After the save is done then activate the entire setting and when the setting is over turn on data connection to check whether the internet is activated or not. There is also an alternative method to activate internet i.e. Type A in the message box and send the SMS to 900224 or you can Dial 900 on your phone and follow the instructions, also you can Dial *100# in your phone and follow the instructions.
Internet is One of the unique services not only in Nepal but in whole over the world as it has become one of the necessity of the people.
NCELL 3G is superfast. You can use NCELL 3G to surf webpages quicker, download stuffs and much more. NCELL has came up to 3.6Mbps internet service. NCELL is a largest private telecommunication company in Nepal. NCELL has provided video call service for costumers.
Activating NCELL 3G
Type A and send to 900224.
This syntax will let you have Ncell GPRS on your mobile phone. Typing All and sending to 9595 will help you on receiving setting for your mobile phone.
NTC has already introduced 4G. You can Activate Nepal Telecom 4G service.
NCELL Internet Rate and Price
|Package size||Price||How to activate?||Approximate price/MB after buying pack||Charge after package is over# (for Prepaid)|
|3MB (+3MB free)||Rs. 6||Dial *17123# and follow instruction||Re. 1/MB||Rs. 3/MB|
|6MB (+6MB free)||Rs. 9||Rs. 0.75/MB||Rs. 3/MB|
|9MB (+9MB free)||Rs. 12||Rs. 0.67/MB||Rs. 3/MB|
|20MB (+20MB free)||Rs. 20||Rs. 0.50/MB||Rs. 3/MB|
Monthly Packs: All monthly packs have a validity of 30 days.
|Package size||Price||How to activate?||Approximate price/MB after buying Internet pack||Charge after package is over# (for Prepaid)|
|10MB||Rs. 30||Dial *17123# and follow instruction||Rs. 3/MB||Rs. 3/MB|
|40MB||Rs. 99||Rs. 2.5/MB||Rs. 3/MB|
|100MB||Rs. 199||Rs. 1.99/MB||Rs. 3/MB|
|300MB||Rs. 299||Re. 1/MB||Rs. 3/MB|
|500MB||Rs. 399||Rs. 0.80/MB||Rs. 2/MB|
|1GB||Rs. 699||Rs. 0.68/MB||Rs. 2/MB|
|5GB||Rs. 1999||Rs. 0.39/MB||Rs. 2/MB|
|10GB||Rs. 2999||Rs. 0.29/MB||Rs. 2/MB|
If you are using NCELL Internet with out any package, it will cost as per the rate below.
NCELL normal Internet price, NCELL normal internet rate is shown below. Ncell internet tariff for prepaid, postpaid (classic, plus, premium).
All Prepaid tariff Rs. 3/MB
Pro Premium Rs. 2/MB
Pro Plus Rs. 3/MB
Pro Classic Rs. 4/MB
Using internet through NCELL premium plan is seen to be quite cheaper then any other available service plan. Pro classic costs more than prepaid tariff. Ncell data packages are quite effective for using internet 3G.
How to activate Gprs in NTC Data in NTC
Nepal Telecom has easy feature to activate GPRS data in sim card. If your mobile phone supports data/internet, you can enable GPRS to access internet on your mobile phone. Nepal Telecom has come up front with cheapest data plans/packs for Facebook. You can even access to 3G with Nepal Telecom internet activated sim card.
Nepal telecom provides different kind of packages for internet. You can activate packages as per requirements which includes Facebook pack and MB packages.
NTC GPRS internet settings for different mobiles are different but you can activate easily. You must type apn as NTNET. This is the main thing for Nepal telecom internet setting. GPRS setting for different type of mobile are different but if you are confused of GPRS setting for your mobile, try to change apn to ntnet. It must work.
Previously, users must go to telecom office for activating GPRS in NTC prepaid/postpaid sim card. After gradual increasing technology, Nepal Telecom activated GPRS from phone call to numbers 021537411 or 021537999 0r 057522777. These days Nepal Telecom made more easy to activate GPRS in simcard.
Type VGPRS on your message box and send it to 1400 to activate GPRS in NTC by SMS. If you are free, you can go to telecom office as well or you can call those above mentioned numbers and ask them to activate GPRS on your sim card. Your sim will be GPRS active/ GPRS service enabled only after 24 to 48 hours of sending message.
So, you must have patience until your sim card is GPRS activated. Restart your phone after 24 hours. Then its done. Your sim card will be activated with GPRS and you can now use internet on your mobile phone.
NTC GPRS Setting For Nokia, Samsung, Sony Ericsson, Chinese
If your mobile phone supports 3G, you can go to the nearest telecom office and ask for 3G sim. Nepal telecom 3G offers high speed internet service on very cheap rate.
Basic Setting Parameters for GPRS & MMS
Proxy Server :- 184.108.40.206, Port :- 8000
For accessing internet/WAP through your mobile handset :-
GPRS APN :- ntwap
GPRS Home Page :- http://wap.ntc.net.np (You can use your favorite site link also)
For accessing internet through computer by using GPRS service in your mobile phone :-
APN :- ntnet
Leave Username, Password and any other fields blank. For sending and receiving MMS :-
MMS APN :- ntmms
MMS Home Page/Server Address :- 220.127.116.11
NTC GPRS SETTING by SMS
To receive gprs setting via sms type
- gprs (for nokia, lg, indian mobiles)
- segprs (for sony ericsson sets)
- sagprs (for samsung sets)
- chgprs (for chinise sets) and send it to 1404. you will receive configuration setting within a minute and save it entering pin code 1234. max setting download per number=3.
Activate GPRS in Nepal Telecom
Activate GPRS/3G/4G internet in Nepal telecom sim card. Nepal telecom offers high speed internet service in its 3G and 4G services. Activating internet in NTC sim card is easy and you can do it by sending short message as well as by taking time going to Nepal Telecom office.
Activate internet in Nepal Telecom sim card
You can activate internet (3G/4G/GPRS) NTC prepaid sim cards, NTC postpaid sim cards. If your mobile phone supports 3G, ask telecom to provide 3G enabled sim card. For GPRS it is very easy to activate GPRS service, you can do it sending a short text message as well. Type VGPRS and send it to 1400 to activate GPRS on your mobile phone.
If you are postpaid user, type 3G and send it to 1400 to activate 3G on your mobile phone. 3G offers high speed internet service on your mobile phone with good download speed.
If you are still confused to activate internet in Nepal telecom sim card, let us know us through comment section, we will try to provide you solutions.
Nepal Telecom 4G service provides high-speed Internet service to its customers. NTC 4G is available in Kathmandu and Pokhara in an initial phase. It provides 30Mbps speed. Nepal Telecom guarantees its speed and claims video streaming without any interruption. It also insists on providing fast internet browsing.
How to activate NTC 4G?
Activating NTC 4G service is not an complicated process. The important thing is you need a device that supports 4G. The most interesting fact is that activating 4G is free and data charges are same as 3G. You need to dial *444# for activating 4G in Nepal Telecom. During 1st January and 31st January users get free 4GB data for four days for postpaid subscribers.
If you have an older sim card, you may need to change it to 4G enabled sim card. In case, if you need NTC 4G sim card, you can visit Nepal Telecom office at Hattigauda, Gongabu, Chhauni, Babarmahal, Chabahil, Sundhara, Jawalakhel, Sajha Bhawan, Thimi and Bhaktapur in Kathmandu Valley and Mahendrapul in Pokhara to get NT’s 4G/LTE compatible SIM.
You need to dial *444# for activating 4G in Nepal Telecom
NTC 4G is available for both prepaid and postpaid subscribers.
NTC 4G package
10MB @Rs 8 valid for 2 days
50MB @Rs 35 valid for 10 days
200MB @Rs 130 valid for 1 month
500MB @Rs 300 valid for 1 month
1G @Rs 500 valid for 1 month
3G @Rs 1290 valid for 2 months
5G @Rs 1800 valid for 3 months
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