MTN Data Plans | Data Balance Codes | Data Bundle Prices

Hey, you are at right place to check the updated list of the data plans offered by MTN Networks in Nigeria for the year of 2018.

Best MTN Data Plans

MTN, one of the most popular and used network offers lots of plans for its users for all type data usage needs. You can choose its, daily, monthly or quarterly packs according to your need.

Apart from the latest plans offered by MTN, we have also covered all the related query and question. We hope you will find it helpful, however, if you have any other question, you can tell us in the comments. Now let us begin with the complete list of data plans.

MTN 4G LTE Coverage

What is LTE?

>> LTE (Long Term Evolution) stands for the 4th generation of telecommunications technology that delivers very high data speeds. With LTE, you can enjoy HDVideo Streaming, Video and voice calls, superfast downloads, online gaming and much more.

To check your residence or office falls in the Coverage Area or not, visit here.

To no more about the LTE 4G Network, you can read it here.

MTN Data Usage Calculator

If you are confused between data plans and which plans to choose which is best for you. MTN offers a Data Usage Calculator to help you choose the best data plans for you based on your daily data usage.

Best MTN Data Plans

It consists of sliders for the different type of activities you perform daily on your phone like texting, browsing, playing games, listening to music and more. Simply slide to choose daily usage in hours.

MTN GoodyBag Social Data Plans

MTN also offers social data plans to its users who only use the Internet for Particular Social Media Apps and services. MTN provides a variety of offers with Daily, Weekly, and Monthly Plans.

PlansPrice per AppAppsActivation SMS to 131Deactivation SMS to 131
Goody Bag DailyN25WhatsAppWADSTOPWAD
Goody bag WeeklyN50WhatsAppWAWSTOPWAW
Goody Bag MonthlyN150WhatsAppWAMSTOPWAM

You can enjoy nonstop chatting, tweeting, sharing and lots more on any of your favorite social media Apps using the MTN Goody Bag Social bundle plans.

You can also pick any five (5) social bundles of your choice for N50 daily, N150 weekly and N500 monthly

You can simply dial *131# or text the code of your preferred App to 131. E.g., for Whatsapp daily, text WAD to 131

MTN YouTube Video Streaming Data Pack

While you are watching videos on YouTube and your Data Plans gets exhausted, do not worry. MTN Network has the solution, you can choose MTN’s YouTube Video Streaming Pack to stream YouTube videos seamlessly.

What is YouTube Video Streaming Pack?

>> The YouTube Video streaming Pack is a time-based data plan that allows you to watch videos on YouTube from a data enabled device.

All MTN Customers can subscribe to any of the YouTube Video Streaming Packs and Stream Unlimted Videos for the Limited Streaming Hours according to the pack offerings.

PlansPrice Per PlanStreaming Hour(s)ValidityActivation Message to 131
1hr YouTube Pack₦1501 Hr24 HrsVP1
3 hrs YouTube Pack₦4003 Hrs24 HrsVP3

Best MTN Data Plans

Choosing a Mobile data plan has never been this simple. Simply select any data plan which suits your need from the flexible and affordable data bundle plans below.

PlansData ValuePrice Per PlanValidityActivation Message to 131
Daily Plans50MBN10024 Hrs104
150MBN20024 Hrs113
Weekly Plans150MBN3007 Days102
500MB + 250MB (Bonus Data)N5007 Days103
Monthly Plans1GB + 500MB (Bonus Data)N1,00030 Days 106
 1.5GB N1,20030 Days130
 2.5GB + 1GB (Bonus Data) N2,000 30 Days 110
 5GB N3,500 30 Days 107
 10GB N5,000 30 Days 116
 22GB N10,000 30 Days 117
60 Day / Quarterly Plans 50GB N20,00060 Days 118
 85GBN50,00090 Days 133
NOTE: (bonus data) will be available for use from 1:00 am – 7.00 am ON MTN DEAL ZONE.

You can also simpley dial *131# from your MTN Number to activate any of the data plans.

MTN XtraByte Service in 2018

MTN XtraByte provides XtraTime service that allows eligible customers borrow data on credit just as they would borrow airtime when they run out of data while browsing and pay back on their next recharge.

XtraByte BandCustomer ObtainsBundle PriceRecovered AmountValidity
20MB20MBN50NGN 57.5024 Hrs
50MB50MBN100NGN 11524 Hrs
150MB150MBN200NGN 23024 Hrs
150MB150MBN300NGN 3457 Days
500MB500MBN500NGN 5757 Days

To know more about the MTN XtraByte Service, visit here.

MTN On Demand Service

MTN On Demand is a service which allows subscribers to buy airtime directly from their bank accounts via a code at their convenience, anytime, anywhere. Subscribers can buy airtime to a maximum of N3000.

For more details, visit here.

MTN XrtaTime Service

MTN XtraTime allows eligible customers access airtime on credit when their account balance is too low to have ordinarily continued with an on-going call. The airtime received on credit can be used for all chargeable activities on the MTNN network.

For more details, visit here.

How to Check Your MTN Data Balance in Nigeria?

To the check, the available Data Balance on your current data plan, simply texts “Status” to 131. Or dial *131*4#.

How to get MTN Internet Settings in Nigeria?

To start enjoying high-speed internet, you need the right settings on your device. Please follow these simple steps to get ready for an unbeatable internet experience.

  • Text SETTINGS to 3888 (free of charge)

The settings will be sent to you by SMS, please save the settings as soon as they are delivered to avoid deleting them in slight

  • You can also use the following Internet Settings for the best browsing experience.

Smartphones & Devices (Android, iOS, MiFi, etc)

Account Name: MTN WEB
Port :
Access point name (APN):

Feature phones (WAP settings)

Account Name: MTN WAP
IP address (Proxy):
Port: 9201
Username: web
Password: web
Access point name (APN):

To check that you have the right Proxy settings on your Smartphones, kindly follow the steps below:

Step 1: Go to Settings >> More Network / Mobile Network >> Access Point Name >> MTN GPRS / MTN WEB

Step 2: Remove the Proxy IP address:

Step 3: Remove the Port setting: 8080

Step 4: Then save and browse again.

NOTE: If you still have challenges setting up your phone, please visit the nearest MTN Service Center or Call 180.

Choose the Best MTN Data Plan in Nigeria?

In this article, we have covered each and every MTN data plan available in Nigeria for 2018. You can also check the list of some 4G LTE compatible phones supported by MTN Network here.

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