Zong is a subsidiary of China Mobile, the largest telecom company of China. Formerly PakTel, Zong is the only telecom company in Pakistan with both 3G and 4G licenses. The company has rights for 10 MHz spectrum band in both 3G and 4G and offers mobile Zong internet packages to both prepaid and postpaid customers. They have also recently introduced Zong 4G wingle/dongles for plug-and-play internet. Zong 4G internet is one of the fastest growing internet in Pakistan, with 2.9 million subscribers by the end of March 2015 making it second largest mobile broadband provider. Zong is the only telecom operator to provide uninterrupted connectivity over Motorways. Daewoo buses exclusively provide Zong's mobile broadband service to its customers without any charges. Zong 4G device price starts from PKR 2000 to PKR 4500 depending upon the type of device selected.
Zong Internet Packages
Zong 3G packages are available for both prepaid and postpaid users. Additionally, Zong 4G packages are available for those with 4G enabled handsets that can fall back to 3G and 2G where 4G services are not available.
Zong Postpaid 3G/4G packages
For postpaid users Zong offers various packages that suite their need to use internet on the go.
Zong 4G Device Packages/Prices
The telco’s mobile broadband can be experienced through 3G/4G internet devices such as Zong 4G Wingle/Dongle and MiFi devices. The different Zong WiFi packages include 24GB(only available in 3 month bundle or 2nd month onwards), 50GB, 100GB and 200GB volumes. Zong devices and their prices are mentioned below:
Zong 4G Wingle price: PKR 2000
Zong MiFi device price: PKR 3000
Zong 4G Router price: PKR 4500
You can purchase any of the above Zong internet device(s) from www.smartchoice.pk. With each device you must subscribe to Zong 4G package starting from Rs. 1500/month with 24GB.
Zong SIM Weekly Internet Packages
Zong 4G SIM packages include Daily internet packages as well as weekly internet packages for prepaid customers. These include Daily Mini, Daily Basic and Daily Premium for daily internet packages while Weekly Premium for weekly packages. These packages are not available on Zong 4G MiFi device.
Zong SIM Monthly Packages
Zong offers monthly internet packages for both prepaid and postpaid customers. There is a large list of mobile broadband packages to choose from for monthly internet packages such as Monthly Mini, Monthly Basic, Monthly Premium and Monthly Premium Plus. These packages are not available on Zong 4G mobile wifi.