Ntel Nigeria launched their 4G LTE 0804 Network Service. And it has gone Live. The Mb is running too fast, everybody loves it but it is not everybody that has gotten their Sim Card.
Ntel posted this message online, Ntel’s says they are offering free on-net calls for life for the first 100,000 subscribers to activate their lines, as well as “unlimited data usage for 3 months on select bundles”
List of Ntel 4G LTE Fair Usage Policy
Only after an Ntel Data Test-Drive, will customers be invited to choose a tariff plan that suits their ongoing usage.
*. Providing their customers with a fast and reliable service hence, they have taken steps to implement our Fair Use Policy.
*. Must apply to all our customers (pre-paid and post-paid). Our Fair Use Policy is aligned with the best industry practices of global telecommunications providers and is subject to change without prior notice.
*.. This policy allows us maintain the quality of our mobile internet service and give all ntel customers fair opportunities to enjoy our network.
*. Customers likely to be affected by this policy are those who generate large volumes of traffic; often have file-sharing software or peer-to-peer/torrent apps on their phones or tablets; and download large-format files such as music, videos and movies consistently.
*. At peak periods each day, any customer who has used a total volume of 3GB will be slowed down to 512bps.
*. We reserve the right to review these fair use levels from time to time. We also reserve the right to limit or suspend service to anyone who uses or attempts to use the service in any way that may attract any sanctions or penalties.
*. We reserve the right to suspend use for fraud if such use has or may have a negative effect on our business.
*. Customers are only entitled to use our services for personal, non-commercial use. We reserve the right to impose network protection controls, limit the speed of, suspend or block your access to services, or disconnect you if your use is excessive and/or not in keeping with that reasonably expected of a private individual.
*. We may or may not notify you before taking any of the above actions.
*. The allowance set out in this fair use policy is based on bundles used within Nigeria. Any use when you are abroad will be charged at the relevant international rates.
In Conclusion, this is what NTEL statement is all about.
“Customers likely to be affected by this policy are those who generate large volumes of traffic; often have file-sharing software or peer-to-peer/torrent apps on their phones or tablets; and download large-format files such as music, videos and movies consistently”. However, it’s also noted that any customer who uses above 3GB data daily would be slowed down to 512bps, if done continuously might get disconnected or blocked”
Ntel is going to work and scrapped Nigeria Data and Tariff Plan would be too much.