The 4G network from MTN Nigeria comes in. The 4G network is said to be 4X much faster than the 3G network. MTN Nigeria wants the best to Nigeria, that’s why they followed the trends in rolling out their 4G Lte network.
The best part of the LTE network is that its now activated and working well in every area of Nigeria. Before, they activated it for some areas in Nigeria. The Mtn 4G data is also cheap and affordable.
In today’s guide, I will show you the best Mtn 4G Lte Data plans and How to activate Mtn Sim to 4G Lte. Like usual, i will try my best to make the post short but will carry you along in all facts you need to know about MTN 4G sim.
You don’t have to bother about wasting your money going to nearest MTN office to confirm if your phone is eligible for 4G lite network. As a smart network, MTN Nigeria has a short code to check if your phone is eligible for 4G network right from your room – FREE. Find it out below;
Is My Phone Eligible For Mtn 4G Lite Network?
……and my friend asked me “Joseph, is my device compatible for MTN 4G service? Can i use Tecno phone for MTN 4G service? – I answered maybe. I guided him along checking it. below is the complete steps to check your phone for MTN 4G network access.
- To check it, text 4G to 131
- If your smart phone is compatible, you will receive a message that goes like this;
Yello! Your device is 4G ready but you need to upgrade your SIM to enjoy MTN 4G LTE. Please visit the nearest MTN store or partner retailer for a sim swap now.
- In the other hand, If your phone is not compatible for 4G network, you will receive a message that goes like;
Yello! You need to upgrade your SIM card and device to enjoy MTN 4G LTE. Please visit the nearest MTN store or partner retailer to upgrade now.
- If your phone is eligible for the 4G lte, you just have to visit any MTN offiice around you and grab MTN 4G Sim card from there. Enjoy the faster browsing.
How to Subscribe to MTN 4G Data Plans in Nigeria
Just like a different network on its own, MTN 4G LTE has its own separate data plan activation codes that helps you to buy cheap and affordable data plans on 4G sim cards. Take a look on their data plans below.
To buy or activate any data plan on 4G network, dial *444# and follow the screen prompt. I listed all the current 4G sim data plans, duration and amount to be paid below. Choose according to your budget.
- 100MB for N500 – Valid for 7 days
- 150MB for N499 – Valid for 24 hours
- 200MB for N1000 – Valid for 30 days
- Unlimited data for N36,999 – Valid for 30 days
- 42GB for N66499 – Valid for 12 Months
- 10GB for N6000 – Valid for 30 days
- 15GB for N10,000 – Valid for 30 days
This is the current data plans offered by MTN to all their 4G sim customers. I know, more updates and cheap data codes will be coming soon, stay tuned to hear about them.
Few Things You Must Know About MTN 4G Sim Network
Over 50% of smartphone users crave to have the 4G sim worldwide – because of its speed in surfing the internet. Nobody ever wanted to use a network that slows like tortoise, rather we all need a mobile broadband that offers network faster than Usain Bolt, and that’s where 4G service comes in.
1. 4G sim is 10x faster than 3G sim in browsing.
2. The average downloading speed in 4G sim ranges 5Mbps to 12Mbps.
3. The uploading speed in 4G sim ranges from 2Mbpss to 5Mbps
4. MTN acquired Visaphone to launch and reach more Nigerians with the 4G sim package. Seems their plan is working well.
I finally got the conclusion, I know you’re more enlightened about the 4G sim rolled out by MTN Nigeria recently. As at time of writing this post, report shows that other telecommunicatiions companies in Nigeria also introduced their 4G sim to their customers. I will try my best to update you with their own informations too.
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