When it comes to Internet Service Providers in Pakistan, we do not find a big list of names that are offering the service in all major cities. The main reason behind this is lack of infrastructure in remote areas. Here, we are going to tell you best 5 Internet Service Providers in Pakistan. These ISPs offers services in almost all major cities of Pakistan. Choose the one which suits you the best in terms of data limit, speed and price.
Pakistan Telecommunications Company Limited (PTCL):
PTCL is undoubtedly the largest ISP in Pakistan. About 26% of its shares are owned by Etisalat, an Abu Dhabi based company. The semi-government company has the ownership of all the major Internet infrastructure in Pakistan including undersea fiber optics. PTCL provides landline and internet facilities. It has got the highest number Internet users. The internet facilities includes both the wired (broadband) and wireless ones. For wired services, you require to have a landline connection too. The wireless facilities includes Evo USB, Wingle and more. PTCL offers the highest internet speed in Pakistan. On broadband Internet, PTCL offers unlimited downloads. The service of PTCL is available in almost every city of Pakistan.
The 2nd in our list is Wateen Telecom, a sister concern of Warid Telecom. Wateen offers its services in various cities of Pakistan. It operates the largest WiMAX network service in Pakistan. Wateen has been ranked as the No. 1 Wireless Broadband Service Provider in the country by PTA. Wateen provides, TV Telephony and Internet services. Wateen offers speed upto 8 Mbps. The high speed bundles comes with unlimited downloads however, the fair usage policy applies.
The third in our list is World Call, an Oman Telecommunications Company. The Omantel company provides triple play services i.e. Cable TV, Internet and Telephony. It also provides both wireline and wireless facilities. The broadband service offers maximum of 10 Mbps speed. With the Internet service, you can enjoy free high quality TV cable. With World Call’s Plug & Play USB, you can enjoy speed upto 3.1 Mbps anywhere. World Call users can enjoy unlimited downloads on wired Internet service. The company offers quality service in almost each and every major city of Pakistan.
In our rank, Wi-Tribe is the third best Internet Service Provider in Pakistan. It is a Qatar based company. The Qtel company is offering services in Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi and Faisalabad. Wi-Tribe only offers wireless services. You can either choose a prepaid or postpaid package. Wi-Tribe provides continuous Internet stability. That’s why, its packages costs slightly higher than PTCL and World Call. Also, Wi-Tribe does not offer unlimited downloads to ensure stable internet facility for all of its users. Wi-Tribe is best for professionals that are looking for consistent internet service.
In no time, Qubee has emerged as one of the best Internet Service Providers in Pakistan. It is currently operating in four cities of Pakistan i.e. Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad and Rawalpindi. Qubee comes with both wired and wireless Internet services. It offers speed upto 2 Mbps at a decent price. Qubee has got a special pocket modem that can be carried to any place. Qubee also does not offer unlimited downloads. It suits for students and individual users.
That’s all from our list of Best Internet Service Providers in Pakistan! With the introduction of 3G/4G in Pakistan, these ISPs now face a serious competition with telecom operators. The actual quality of the services by these ISPs may vary depending on your area. Therefore, it’s better to choose the one which provides the best service in your neighbors.