MTN 4G Upgrade Benefit
Upgrading your Sim Card to the new MTN 4G has a lot of benefit. 4G LTE, Means Long Term Evolution, is an advanced version of 4G, that allows high-speed data for smartphones and mobile devices.
4G LTE wireless broadband is 10 times faster than 3G and its peak download speed is 1Gbps or 1000Mbps. 4G LTE is sometimes refferred to as ”the gold standard of wireless technology,” with a farther-reaching bandwidth than 4G.
This high connection speeds allow smooth streaming of live video, uploading and downloading contents and better response times and mobile user experience for multiplayer online games.
The best part is upgrading to 4G and 4+ will cost you absolutely nothing. All you have to do is to be in a 4G covered area with a 4G capable device and have a 4G enabled SIM.
If you are just joining MTN network, welcome. It will interest you to know that all MTN SIMs are 4G LTE ready.
Switching to 4G will not affect the battery life of your device. However, smartphones do tend to use more battery power; this is due to various reasons such as device power settings or App usage.
How To Check If Your SIM Is 4G LTE Ready
- Sent text message like this: 4G to 131.
- If your SIM is 4G, you will get this message; Yello! Your SIM is 4G LTE ready.
- If your SIM is not 4G, you will get this message; Your SIM is not 4G, kindly go to any of our office close to to upgrade your SIM.
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Methods To Check Data Balance On MTN 4G
- Send 2 as SMS to 131.
- Dial *131*4#.
Free 10GB bonus data will be valid for 7 days from the day of upgrade while the validity of the 100% and 25% bonus will be the same with the data bundle you activated.
Example: If you activated a monthly data bundle, the main data and the data bonus will be valid for 30 days. As soon as you have upgraded your SIM, you will receive a welcome message to inform you about your 10G upgrade offer.
25% bonus on all data bundles purchased from month 4 to month 6 after upgrading to 4G. Newly activated and existing 4G customers will enjoy only 25% bonus for 6 months.
We know you would love to enjoy faster downloads and speed on the Internet. So, why not get on the MTN 4G side of life. 4G LTE (Long Term Evolution) stands for the 4th generation of telecommunications technology that delivers very high data speeds.
In our bid to give you an even better experience, we have gone further to launch 4G+ which essentially doubles the speed of 4G. With 4G+, MTN has the capability of delivering speeds of up to 200 Mbps, which is fast.
This will translate to even much faster downloads, better streaming experience, and even clearer video calls on MTN’s
The 4G upgrade is free and available to all customers who newly upgraded their SIMs to 4G/LTE and newly activated or already using 4G/LTE SIMs.
Summary of MTN 4G Data Bundles
- NGN 300 for 350MB Weekly
- NGN 500 for 1GB Weekly
- NGN 1500 for 6GB Weekly
- NGN 500 for 750MB (2-Week plan)
- NGN 1000 for 1.5GB Monthly
- NGN 1500 for 3GB Monthly
- NGN 2500 for 6GB Monthly
- NGN 3500 for 10GB Monthly
You can Check all MTN Data Plans Here
What Will I Enjoy From The MTN 4G Upgrade Offer?
Apart from the much better data experience, you will also enjoy the 4G upgrade offer; the offer will be available to all customers who newly upgraded their SIMs to 4G/LTE and newly activated or already using 4G/LTE SIMs.
- Free 10GB upon upgrade to 4G SIM valid for 7 days
- 100% bonus on every N500 to N5000 data bundles purchased from month 1 to month 3 after upgrading SIM to 4G
- Download your game even faster with almost 200Mbps.
- Enriched and more interactive web pages guarantee an increased level of user experience
- Post a photo to social media sites such as Facebook or Instagram instantly
- Even better experience when streaming HD & 4K videos
- Stream music seamlessly
How do I enjoy the 4G Upgrade and Usage Offer?
To enjoy the 4G Upgrade and Usage offer, simply take the following steps:
- Buy or upgrade your SIM to 4G from any MTN store, or ensure your SIM is already upgraded to 4G.
- Buy a 4G/LTE device from any MTN store, partner stores, or ensure your existing phone is 4G/LTE enabled.
- Insert your newly upgraded SIM and ensure your phone is connected to 4G.
- Wait for SMS confirming you have received 4GB bonus data offer valid for 7 days (available ONLY on newly upgraded SIM).
- Buy any data bundles within N500 and N5000 to start enjoying 100% bonus for 3 months starting from the day of upgrade.
- For newly activated and existing 4G SIM users, you do not have to send or dial an opt in code, simply buy any data bundles to start enjoying 25% bonus on every data bundles you purchased for 6 months starting from July 13, 2019.