MTN NG has restructured its internet browsing data plans making it easy to migrate, select and subscribe to any MTN Data Plan bundle you like.
There are more than 50 data bundles for you to choose from. There are mtn data plans for Iphone, Android and other smartphone users.
Like other network providers, MT N offers daily data plans and weekly data plans in addition to the poplar monthly subscription (which is affordable and really fast).
When selecting a data plan for surfing the internet on the MTN network, it I recommended to choose an internet bundle that meets your needs.
Today, we shall share with you the latest browsing data plans offered by MTN NG.
Generally, MTN charges 5 kobo/kb for pay as you go browsing. Browsing on pay as you go can prove to be expensive for most users especially students.
This is why it is a good example to migrate to a solid internet plan using specific internet codes as they provide more value for your hard earned cash.
To learn more on available MTN Data Plans in Nigeria, simply dial *131# on your MTN line.
MTN Data plan is now back, bigger and better and offers a lot more value for money. From offering more than 15 specific data plans, MTN has cut it by 6 making it 9 in number.
MTN seems to have reduced the night and weekend data plans in its latest updates, which isn’t so great since most users are already used to it.
Get MTN Data Plan for your smartphones to enjoy good browsing experience, even on 4G LTE.
Now let us look at the prices of MTN Data Plan & their activation codes.
MTN Data Plan Prices
Below are the best and, cheapest, and latest MTN Data Plan Prices:
- MTN Cheap Browsing for Mobile, capped at 1GB (24/7 30 days) – costs ₦1000
- 1.5GB MTN mobile data plan for (30 days) and works 24/7– ₦1200
- 2.5GB MTN mobile data plan for (30 days)and works 24/7 – ₦2000
- 5GB MTN mobile data plan for (30 days) and works 24/7– ₦3500
- 10GB MTN data plan which costs ₦5,000 and works 24/7 for 30 days
- 22GB MTN data plan that can surf the net 24/7 and lasts 30 days– ₦10,000
- 50GB MTN data plan for 60 days and lasts 24/7– ₦20,000
- 85GB MTN data plan (90 days) and lasts 24/7 – ₦50,000
- MTN Daily data plan for mobile capped at 50MB (and can last 24 hours) – 100 Naira
- 500MB MTN Weekly data plan for mobile (24/7, 168 hours/7 days) – 500 NGN
- MTN Daily data plan, capped at 150MB for (24 hours) and costs– 200 NGN
Activation codes for MTN Data Subscription
Whether or not there are Mtn unlimited data plan, I cannot say. However, I can guarantee that these plans are affordable.
Follow the instruction below to activate any Phone MTN browsing bundle you like. Plus, you will also see a code for checking the remainder of your MTN data subscription.
- Cheap MTN Data Plan code for 1000, 1GB (24/7 30 days) – text 106 to 131 – 1000 NGN
- 1.5GB MTN data plan (30 days) and works 24/7 – text 130 to 131 – 1200 NGN
- MTN 2.5GB mobile data plan for (30 days) and works 24/7– text 110 to 131 – 2000 NGN
- 5GB MTN data plan which works 24/7 for (30 days) – text 107 to 131 – 3500 Naira
- 10GB MTN data plan for 24/7 (30 days) – text 116 to 131 – 5000 Naira
- 22GB MTN data plan (24/7 for 30 days) – text 117 to 131 – 10000 Naira
- 50GB MTN data plan which works for 24/7 in 60 days – text 118 to 131 – 20000 NGN
- 85GB MTN data plan which is usable for 90 days – text 133 to 131 – 50000 NGN
- MTN Daily data plan for mobile, 100MB (24 hours) – SMS 104 to 131 – N100
- 750MB mobile Weekly browsing, 500MB – text 103 to 131 – N500
- MTN Daily data plan, 150MB – text 113 to 131 – N200
Send “SMS 2 to 131” to check your MTN browsing data balance.
MTN network supports 4g lte For Android and smartphone devices.
24/7 internet browsing is awesome as it allows you surf the internet anytime to want. MTN Night Browsing seems to have been put on hold for now.
The MTN weekend data plan (from 9pm on Friday to 6am in Monday), which was most common amongst students seems to have been suspended too.
Weekend surfing and Night browsing was very popular back in the days of fixed internet, but with the introduction of new mobile internet plans, the data plans seem to be old school.
How to Activate Internet browsing on MTN
MTN users can now surf the internet via their internet enabled mobile phone, internet router, or an internet modem for less.
Using your mobile, you can connect directly, or channel it as a modem to connect your Laptop or desktop devices to the internet using a Bluetooth, USB, or data cable.
To get your GPRS/3G/3.5G/4G settings automatically, text SETTINGS to 3888 on a mobile phone with MTN Nigeria sim.
You can opt for manual configurations by manually configuring your mobile phone using the following settings.
Account name: MTN GPRS
APN (Access point name): web.gprs.mtnnigeria.net
IP Address: 10.199.212.2
Port: 8080 (for HTML) or 9201 (for WAP)
Port 8080 is advisable except if your mobile phone supports only WAP.
If your internet browsing devices was purchased from an MTN service centre, it usually comes pre-loaded with MTN internet settings.
Generally, the 3.5G FastLInk USB modem costs around N5,000 from MTN and it comes compatible with GPRS/EDGE/3G.
Additionally, MTN ads on their website shows that it comes with 6 months free data, although we haven’t confirmed the limits.
MTN also offers its customers a portable Wi-Fi router that allows you share your internet access with up to five Wi-Fi devices within a 10m range of the device.
This device is called MTN Mi-Fi, costs N21, 000 with 3GB free internet browsing bundle. Text MIFI to 131, to activate your NTB free Mi-Fi bundle.
1GB MTN Data Plan
MTN 1GB Data plan ( previously 100MB, 200MB, 260MB, 1.5GB): This mtn data plan offers 24 hours internet access for 30 days at the price of N1,000.
This browsing bundle cannot exceed 1GB data. An extra 500mb is added and so brings the total to 1GB data. However, the extra MB f 500 can be used between 1am to 7am in the morning.
1GB MTN data plan is best suited for surfing the internet directly on your smart phone.
When using the phones with this MTN data plan, it is best to download and browse the web suing Opera Mini/mobile browser or a similar cloud based data compression browser like UC Mini or UC web.
To opt in to this 1GB internet browsing bundle, send SMS 106 to 131. This MTN data plan can also be browse on your desktop or laptop but do not expect to exceed a week usage unless you browse on occasions or on a slow network.
To reserve or save more data, it is good to turn off automatic updates for Antivirus and OS. If your antivirus allows you to set update frequency, set it to monthly.
10GB MTN Data Plan
Once you activated this mtn data plan code, you begin to enjoy smooth browsing on your desktop, phones, or laptop.
This plan allows huge Internet access to prepaid MTN subscribers for a month at the price of 5,000 NGN. The MTN Data Plan is limited to 10GB data (formerly 5GB) per month.
To migrate to this 30-day MTN Data Plan, SMS 116 TO 131.
For the code to work, make sure you have at least N5,000 on your account before migrating. Once the migration is complete, N5,000 will automatically be taken out of your MTN account.
Heavy users are advised to use this 10 GB MTN data plan because of its high-speed (4G / 3G/HSDPA) coverage.
22GB MTN Data Plan
The 22GB Data Plan is really another great offer from MTN. This MTN Data plan is best enjoyed when used with a wireless router as a hotspot in your office, or home.
The hotspot allows you to connect various devices, desktop, laptops, smartphones, set-up boxes etc. Also, you get to enjoy ultra-fast internet ac cess for a 30-day period for a price of N10,000NGN.
The MTN Data Plan is limited to 22GB per month. To migrate to this 30-day MTN Data Plan, SMS 117 TO 131.
Ensure your account contains a minimum of N10,000 before you migrate. Once you completed the migration, the 10k will be removed from your account automatically. The 22GB MTN data plan is best loved by heavy consumers on high-speed (4G LTE / 3G/HSDPA) coverage.
24 hour MTN Data Plan
This 24 hours browsing bundle is offered as a daily subscription by MTN. It allows subscribers pay daily for 150MB big internet access.
You are allowed to pay for this service any day you want to surf the internet. Simply pay N200 any day you want to browse and you will instantly get 24 hours internet browsing access from MTN Nigeria and 150MB data
The daily data plan by MTN will be loved by customers who currently spend a few hours a week browsing the web world in cyber cafes, especially if they already own a laptop/computer at office/office.
This plan is both good, convenience and cheap. However, you may find it not satisfactory if you’d prefer a 24/7 service.
Only MTN prepaid users can enjoy this offer.
How to buy Mtn data, learn how now.
To migrate to MTN daily data plan, SMS 103 to 131 on any day you want to surf the internet. Once activated, Internet access limited to 100MB will be available to you for 24 hours. Ensure you have at least N200 in your account before migrating.
Once migration is complete, N200 will be automatically deducted from your MTN account.
MTN Daily and Weekly Data Plans
Primarily, there are 4 internet plans categorized under this MTN Internet data bundle plan; two daily plans and two weekly internet data subscription.
1.) Get 50MB for 100 Naira: For N100, you get 50MB for 100 naira, Dial *104# or text 104 to 131. This subscription for MTN is valid for 24 hours.
2.) Get 150MB for 200 Naira: For N200, you get 150MB data volume. Dial *113# or text 113 to 131. This Mtn data bundle is will last only 24 hours.
3.) Get 150MB for 300 Naira: You will get 150MB volume of data for 300 naira. Dial *131*1# >> 2 >> 1. This plan is valid for a week/7 days.
4.) Get 500MB plus 250MB bonus for 500 Naira: Origoinally launched in May 2016 and revised in September 2017. It provides users with 500MB usable anytime and 250MB extra usable between 1AM – 7AM for just 500 naira and valid for 7 days.
To subscribe to this MTN Limited bundles, Dial *131# >> reply “1” to buy data plans >> reply “2” for weekly plan >> reply “2” to purchase this mtn weekly plan.
You can simply Dial *103# or text 103 to 131. The first method is better, most preferred and recommended.
5.) Get 1GB for 500 Naira (MTN Pulse Only): Yeah, this Mtn data plan code for 500 naira works only on MTN Pulse tariff. If you’re not already on the Pulse plan, you must migrate.
Simply Dial *406# and reply with 1.
To subscribe/buy MTB Pulse 1GB data volume for 500 naira, just dial *406# and reply with 2.
MTN Goody Bag or Social Plans1
Here is how to buy mtn data bundle for social media platforms such as Whatsapp, Facebook, and Twitter etc.
These plans are cheap and great for chatting with family and friends on your social media apps. Using this plan, you can save more data.
- Daily Whatsapp Plan: Dial *131# >> then enter “3” >> 1 >> 1 to enjoy whatsapp for 1 day at N25 Naira.
- Weekly Whatsapp Plan: Dial *131# >> then enter “3” >> “1” >> “2 “to enjoy whatsapp for 7 days/ a week at N50 Naira only.
- MTN Whatsapp Plan Monthly: Dial *131# >> then enter “3” >> 1 >> “3” to enjoy whatsapp for 30 days at N150 Naira.
- Twitter Daily Plan: Dial *131# >> 3 >> “3” >> 1 to enjoy whatsapp for 1 day at N25 Naira.
- Twitter Weekly Plan: Dial *131# >> 3 >> 3 >> “2” to enjoy whatsapp for 7 days at N50 Naira.
- Twitter Monthly Plan: Dial *131# >> “3” >> 3 >> “3” to get whatsapp for 30 days at N150 Naira.
- Daily MTN Eskimi Plan: Dial *131# >>” 3” >> 7 >> “1” to get whatsapp for 1 day at N25 Naira.
- MTN Weekly Eskimi Plan: Dial *131# >> 3 >> 7 >> 2 to enjoy whatsapp for 7 days at N50 Naira.
- Monthly Eskimi Plan: Dial *131# >> 3 >> 7 >> 3 to enjoy whatsapp for 30 days at N150 Naira.
- MTN Daily Facebook Plan: Dial *131# >> 3 >> 2 >> 1 to enjoy whatsapp for 1 day at N25 Naira.
- MTN Weekly Facebook Plan: Dial *131# >> 3 >> 2 >> 2 to enjoy whatsapp for 7 days at N50 Naira.
- Facebook Weekly Plan: Dial *131# >> 3 >> 2 >> “3” to get whatsapp for 30 days at N150 Naira.
- WeChat MTN Daily Plan: Dial *131# >> 3 >> 6 >> 1 to have whatsapp for 1 day at N25 Naira.
- WeChat MTN Weekly Plan: Dial *131# >> 3 >> 6 >> 2 to get whatsapp for 7 days at N50 Naira.
- WeChat Monthly Plan: Dial *131# >> 3 >> 6 >> 3 to surf whatsapp for 30 days/ a month at N150 Naira.
- Daily MTN 2GO Plan: Dial *131# >> 3 >> 5 >> 1 to enjoy whatsapp for 1 day/24 hours at N25 Naira.
- Weekly MTN 2GO Plan: Dial *131# >> 3 >> 5 >> “2” to benefit whatsapp for 7 days/ a week at N50 Naira.
- MTN Monthly 2GO Plan: Dial *131# >> 3 >> 5 >> 3 to use whatsapp for 30 days at the price of N150 Naira.
An alternative way can be to dial *662# to select your preferred social bundles/goodybag bundles.
Best MTN Data Bundle (s) on (4G) in Nigeria for 2018
There are really no special data bundles for Mtn 4G LTE network. In fact, all of these plans (daily, weekly, and monthly) will work on your 4G devices and sim cards.
MTN Data Plan for Night
The MTN Night plan works only on MTN iPule tarrif plan, So, if you are not on the iPulse plan, speedily migrate by dialling *406# and replying with 1.
- Send Night to 131 to subscribe to Mtn midnight bundle.
- You will get 500MB at the cost of N25 Naira.
- It lasts for 4 hours and begins to read between 12Am-4Am.
How to Check MTN Data Balance and Data Bonus
To know how to check your mtn data balance, imply text 2 to 131.
Dial *559*2# to check mtn data balance if you are using MTN double data.
To check Mtn data bonus, Kindly dial *559# or *559*4#.
According to MTN, Here is How To Calculate Your MTN data Plan usage
|For 1 hour instant messaging, you use||0.25MB- 1MB|
|Web browsing for 1 hour||1.5MB-25MB|
|Download 100 e-mails||1MB-10MB|
|Facebook browsing for 1 hour||2MB- 80MB|
|1 photo Download||0.05MB-2Mb|
|1 MP3 file Download||3MB- 8MB|
|Download 1 software||70MB-800MB|
|Video streaming ( e.g. YouTube) for 1 hour||250Mb-500MB|
According to MTN , Here is How to calculate your MTN data Plan bundle Data speed
|Signal||Peak Speed||Average internet browsing speed|
|GPRS||115 kbps||33 – 35..8kbps|
|EDGE||384 kbps||Not Yet Fully deployed|
|3G||384 kbps||100 – 240kbps|
|3.5G (HSDPA)||3.6 Mbps||800kbps|
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