MTN Nigeria now offers a flexible and cost effective one day all day internet bundle. All that is required is for a subscriber to pay a flat fee of N200 for a 24 hours access to the internet. The daily internet bundle is bound to appeal to consumers who currently visit cyber cafes for night browsing or bulk internet browsing once or twice a week, especially if they already have a computer at home.
200 Naira for 24 hours access to the internet is a good bargain, especially when you factor in the security, convenience and privacy that the MTN one day all day internet bundle offers subscribers. MTN 24 hour internet package is available to all MTN prepaid subscribers and come with a 100MB limit. This limit is to prevent abuse by users. 100 MB is enough for most internet surfers in Nigeria for one day.
If you do internet business and you can schedule all your internet access for a day in a week then you will find the MTN one-day internet service very effective. You can work online for one day in a week and work offline for the rest of the week. It is better than no internet access at all.
If you are busy during workdays and only have time during weekends for surfing the web, you will also find the MTN one day all day internet bundle cost effective, though their are better options.
MTN internet services can be accessed with an internet enabled mobile phone. You can browse with your mobile phone directly or use it as a modem to connect your desktop or laptop to the internet using a data cable or Bluetooth connectivity. To get your MTN 3G/3.5G/GPRS settings, text SETTINGS to 3888 on an MTN Nigeria mobile phone.
You can also manually configure your MTN mobile phone using the following settings.
Account name: MTN GPRS
IP Address: 10.199.212.2
Port: 8080 (for HTML) or 9201 (for WAP)
Access point name (APN): web.gprs.mtnnigeria.net
Note: Enter 8080 as your port number if you want to browse normal WebPages with your computer via your mobile phone, PCMCIA data card, or USB modem. If you want to browse WAP pages for weather updates, traffic reports, flight schedules, and so on using just your WAP enabled phone, then enter 9201 as your port number.
You can also access MTN internet services with a 3.5G PCMCIA data card or a 3.5G USB modem. MTN currently sells USB modems for 8,500 NGN. They are both priced at N25,000 respectively. This cards in addition to supporting 3.5G HSDPA high-speed internet, also supports 3G, EDGE and GPRS internet access. If you require more than one person to share a connection, you buy a broadband router from MTN.
Internet devices bought at MTN are preloaded with MTN internet settings, so you do not have to worry about loading settings.
To migrate to the MTN 24-hours internet bundle SMS 103 to 131. Make sure you have at least N500 on your MTN account before migrating. Once migration is successful N500 will automatically be deducted from your MTN account.
Latest MTN Internet bundle and access codes
|Data Plan||Data Limit||Duration||Price||Subscription Code|
|MTN Cheap Browsing for Mobile||1.5GB||30 Days||1000 Naira||Text 106 to 131|
|MTN 4.5GB Mobile Data Plan||4.5GB||30 Days||2000 Naira||Text 110 to 131|
|20GB MTN Browsing Bundle||20GB||30 Days||5000 Naira||Text 116 to 131|
|40GB MTN Browsing Bundle||40GB||30 Days||10,000 Naira||Text 117 to 131|
|MTN Daily Mobile Browsing||100MB||1 Day||100 Naira||Text 104 to 131|
|MTN Weekly Browsing Plan||750MB||7 Days||500 Naira||Text 103 to 131|
|MTN Daily browsing Plan||200MB||1 Day||200 Naira||Text 113 to 131|
30-day all day bundle: MTN 30-day all day internet bundle offers 24/7 (always on) Internet access to prepaid MTN subscribers for a 30-day period at a price of N10,000. It is limited to 3GB per month. This is a great internet package for businesses and individuals who desire an always-on 24 hours internet access.
To migrate to the MTN 30-day internet bundle SMS 101 to 131. Make sure you have at least N10,000 on your MTN account before migrating. Once migration is successful N10,000 will automatically be deducted from your MTN account.
Night internet package: MTN has the cheapest night internet package in Nigeria today. MTN night internet plan gives you 7 hours access to the internet (10pm – 5am) every night for 30 days at a price of N2,500/month. MTN night internet package is limited to 3GB per month.
To migrate to the MTN Night internet bundle SMS 102 to 131. Make sure you have at least N2,500 on your MTN account before migrating. Once migration is successful N2,500 will automatically be deducted from your MTN account.
Pay per use: This is the default internet plan on MTN. Once you load MTN 3G/3.5G/GPRS settings on your mobile phone or any compatible device like a data card or USB modem, you can browse with this package. In addition, if you exceed your internet browsing limit in any of the MTN internet packages above, the system will automatically bill you on a pay per use bases. You are charged for the quantity of data used in kilobits (kb). Currently MTN charges 15 kobo per kb for pay as you use, which is among the cheapest in Nigeria.