According to last year’s reports, there were 20% 4G LTE users in the total wireless internet subscriber base. About 60% of Pakistani are still stuck to 2G due to a large number of rural populations. But with the introduction of cheap LTE enabled smartphones and the expansion of the network, there will be an increase in 4G usage every year.
Every Mobile Telecom Company in Pakistan now offers LTE service to its customers. Ufone, being the last company activates the service in Feb 2019. Now, Ufone has 6% in the LTE subscriber share.
China Mobile Pakistan Ltd.-owned Zong was the first company to introduced 4G in Pakistan back in 2014. The company now has the largest pool of 4G LTE subscribers with 12.6 million subs out of its total 34.8 million at the end of second-quarter 2019.
Telenor is the second-largest operator in the country, with 43.9 million subs according to the 2019 reports. The company is using the 800 MHz band and was the second one to launch 4G in the country.
Jazz, which has about 36% of total LTE subs share( Q2-2019), offers the fastest 4G connectivity across Pakistan. It has been awarded as the fastest mobile network by Ookla.
Best Mobile Internet Packages in Pakistan
Now let’s compare the internet bundles of all the telecom companies to see which offers the best internet package in Pakistan.
Monthly, weekly and daily packages will be discussed only excluding the all-in-one bundles and social bundles.
The Highest and lowest priced internet bundle from each Telecom Company will be compare for better comparison.
1GB (1 AM to 9 AM)
2 GB + 10 GB
|4G Monthly Plus Bundle|
|Monthly Mini 150|
2 GB + 1 GB
2000 MB + 1000 MB (WhatsApp/Goonj/GameBox)
|Highest(Rs)||Weekly Mega Plus|
(10 GB from 2 AM – 2 PM)
|Super Weekly Max|
10GB (5GB 4 AM to 4 PM)
|Weekly Internet Plus|
8GB + 1GB Goonj
(2 AM – 2 PM)
|Super Weekly Offer|
2 GB + 250 MB
|4G Weekly Super|
4000MB (2000MB 1AM to 11AM)
|Highest(Rs)||Daily Data Bundle|
100 MB (24 Hrs)
1100 MB in Off-Peak (2 am-2 pm)
|Daily Data Max|
(till 12.00 am)
500 MB + 75 MB
1.5 GB (12AM – 12PM)
|Zong Day Time Offer|
(Expires at 7 PM)
500 MB +50 MB
1 AM – 9 PM
|Daily Lite Bundle|
The winner in each category is decided in terms of best value to money ratio.
Highest: Zong Monthly Premium (12GB+
1GB (1 AM to 9 AM)
Lowest: Jazz Monthly Extreme
Highest: Jazz Weekly Mega Plus(10 GB from 2 AM – 2 PM)
Lowest: Telenor 4G Weekly Super(4000MB (2000MB 1 AM to 11 AM)
Highest: Telenor Raat Din (1.5 GB – Rs. 18)
Lowest: Ufone Special Daily(500 MB + 50 MB 1 AM – 9 PM
– Rs. 5)
According to the points, each Telecom company was able to win at least one category. Jazz and Telenor are the two companies that win two categories each. We can conclude by saying that according to the user’s usage pattern, any company can be suitable.
But, we consider Jazz and Zong in the number 1 & 2 position respectively as both offer the best mobile internet packages in the most used category, i.e Monthly offers.
Do you agree with our winners? What do you think which telecom company provides the best mobile internet package in Pakistan?