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What is my network coverage?

Our starting principle is simple: you should be able to call and surf at any place and at any time in optimum conditions. Thanks to the scope of its mobile network, Orange currently covers 84% of the population for voice services and mobile broadband (below is our coverage details per technology);

1/5 2G Technology coverage

1/5 2G Technology coverage

  • Countrywide: 84%
  • Urban: 63.4%
  • Rural: 20.6%

2/5 3G Technology coverage

2/5 3G Technology coverage

  • Countrywide: 82.9%
  • Urban: 63.4%
  • Rural: 19.5%

3/5 4G Technology coverage

3/5 4G Technology coverage

  • Countrywide: 70.5%
  • Urban: 63.4%
  • Rural: 7.1%

4/5 In Orange Bostwana

4/5 In Orange Bostwana

Through ongoing investment, the Orange network continues to guarantee optimum quality by offering excellent coverage, both inside and outside buildings. Orange constantly ensures that the capacity of its network is able to meet higher traffic and demand.

Test your network coverage here

More information about our network here

5/5 Abroad

5/5 Abroad

When you leave Botswana, for Postpaid customer, you have to request in writing for roaming to be activated on your account, once roaming have been activated, your mobile phone automatically seeks to establish a connection with the network of a local partner of Orange  Botswana.

Once connection has been established, you may not see the name "Orange" displayed on your screen but the name of the local operator.

Your mobile phone automatically selects the strongest available signal among the networks recommended by Orange Botswana.

 

You want to select another network yourself or you are unable to make a call using the recommended network?

If so, manually select another network via your mobile phone's menu.

For Android :

  • Go to "settings"
  • Select Connection
  • More networks
  • Mobile networks
  • Network operators.

If you have any difficulties, you can find out how to do this in your phone's user instructions

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