Koryolink Simulator

A taste of KoryoLink phone service, without the trip to Pyongyang.

Koryolink Service


Ringback Service


Incorrect Number


Unavailable Call

191 250 xxxx

Restricted Call

Local Numbers


These messages are specific to a phone subscription registered to a foreigner with an english language account. Foreigners with korean language accounts were able to contact an operator, but the english subscribers only got the message recorded here the. Calls to other foreigners are functional, as are international calls and data.


These recordings were collected by @willscott while teaching in Pyongyang. More information about the experience can be found in a Reddit AMA, and in a CCC talk.