Omantel launches 5G network for home customers

16 Dec 2019

Oman Telecommunications Company (Omantel), the Sultanate’s incumbent telecoms operator, has announced the commercial launch of 5G services for residential (broadband) customers. The network, which supports maximum download speeds of 1Gbps, is currently available in a number of main towns and cities, including Muscat, Barka, Sohar, Rustaq and Saham. Packages range in price from OMR25 (USD65) per month for a data allowance of 250GB and speeds of 20Mbps, to OMR99 per month for 2TB of data and connection rates of up to 1Gbps.