Pakistani cellular operators namely Ufone, Zong, Telenor and Mobilink recently acquires 3G licenses and are planned to commercially launch the 3G service soon.
Before the commercial launch of 3G service in Pakistan, cellular operators are offering Free 3G trial services for their customers in main cities including Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Lahore & Karachi.
How to check if 3G service is available in my Area ?
This is a question every 3G supported mobile phone user is asking in Pakistan. The answer to this is; When you will be within 3G coverage area and if your handset displays “3G”, “3”, “H” or “H+” on the screen next to the network signal bars, it means that you can avail 3G services.
Handset displays LTE on the screen next to signals bar in case of Zong 4G.
You must also ensure that your phone settings are not set to ‘2G / GSM only’. Click for the Settings to receive 3G Service in Pakistan.
Telenor Pakistan users can dial *7799# on their phones to check for 3G coverage in their Area.