The MTN carrier from Afghanistan is denoted by codes: 412 40. The followings IDs are called HNI (Home network identity). This code is created by the combination of two other Mobile Country Code (MCC) and Mobile Network Code (MNC). The first three numbers stand for the MCC and they are used in order to identify the region which the carried comes from (in the following example it’s Afghanistan). The last numbers of the HNI code are equal with the MNC and this ID is given for the specific mobile network operator.
Besides MTN Afghanistan has assigned country code + 93. This number + 93 is equal with international calling code and it’s simply the telephone dialing prefixes used for calling MTN numbers.
MTN uses 2 GSM bands, 1 UMTS bands, 1 and 0 CDMA bands.. You can read the specific frequency bands in the table below. All bands of the MTN are display in MHz units.
Another important information in MTN Afghanistan architectures is the standard of used protocols. It also uses 5 protocols such as GSM, UMTS, LTE, CDMA.
The ISO standard code of MTN is AF. You can see more info about this mobile network operator at http://www.mtn.com.af/. How to check MTN coverage? How to check if your phone will work in Afghanistan? Those information will help you figure out if your device will work in the MTN roaming. Use out database and check out if your device will be locked or unlocked in MTN.
Use our CARRIER LOOKUP TOOL in order to make sure that your phone number is usingMTN network.
All you need to do is compare bands specification from your mobile network with the bands used in your device. You can check the supported bands for your phone by using out phone database.
|Company||MTN Group Afghanistan|
|Country code||+ 93|
|Mobile prefix||77, 76|
|Size of NSN||9|
+93 77x xxx xxx
+93 76x xxx xxx
|Subscribers||4 500 000 (2012)|