Airtel Double Data promo: 3GB@N1000, 1.5GB for N500 on smartCONNECT 5.0

Airtel Double Data promo: 3GB@N1000, 1.5GB for N500 on smartCONNECT 5.0

Last updated on November 20th, 2018 at 11:34 am

You can now enjoy 3GB@N1000, 1.5GB for N500 in Airtel double data promo  recently rolled out by the telecom giant.

Also you can also enjoy 7GB for as low as N2,000 in what it calls smartCONNECT 5.0


The information provided here is subject to change any time. We’ll try our best to keep it updated. However, we urge you to read carefully the terms and conditions of data plan before opting in.

Also, effectiveness of any data plan depends largely on how strong the network carrier is in your area particularly if you’re wthin Airtel 4G LTE zones, you will get 4GB data for FREE

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How to activate Airtel double data promo (smartCONNECT 5.0) on a new SIM

According to the telecom giant, it’s smartCONNECT is a default bonus plan for prepaid customers which offers 100% instant bonus on every data bundle plus 8 times bonus on every recharge.

Step 1: Buy a new Airtel SIM Card
Step 2: Register the SIM at any Airtel KYC registration point.
Step 3: Insert the SIM in your phone
Step 4: Recharge to start enjoying smartCONNECT bonuses


Applicable for 90 days on all purchases of data bundles below N5,000.

Airtel Double Data Plan code on an old SIM

1) There isn’t any activation code par say, but subscribers will have to simply dial *144# and press send to check your eligibility.

2) Check the packages and press 1, or 2, or 3 to opt for your preferred data package.

This package also involve 9GB+1GB usable at night for just N2,500, but this isn’t available for everyone.

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1) 40MB daily data package for just N50
2) 150MB Airtel daily data for N100
3) 400MB for a duration of 3-day for N200.

To enjoy the above, simply dial *144# just like you did for the weekly Airtel data bundle.

How to know if you’re eligible

Dial *144# to know if you’re qualified. Keep surfing the net while the offer last.

Other available AIRTEL DATA BUNDLE

Apart from the above double data, you can as well roll into other data plans available for subscribers.

This means, if the above promos are over, you can choose from below the one that suits you

1) 30MB for N100
The above plan last for a day.
Activation code: *410#

2) 100MB for N200
This last for three days. To enjoy Dial *412#

3) 750 MB for N500
The above has 14-day validity period.
Activation code: *418#

4) 1.5GB for N1000
Validity period: 30 days
Activation code: *496#

5) 3.5GB for N2000
If you surf the net regularly, or you always want to remain in touch with friends, and happenings around you, then you might want to opt for airtel 3.5Gigabyte data bundle, which has validity period of 30-day for two thousand Nigerian Naira.

Ready to opt in? Simply dial *437# to start enjoying it.

6) 5GB For N2500
We all have different things we do on the internet. While 500MB may be enough for some internet users for a month, it may not be enough for some others for a day.

So if you do more on the internet, you may want to go for Airtel 5GB worth of data for just N2,500, which also last for 30 days.

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Activation code: *437*1#

7) 7GB For N3500
No matter what you do online which is data-based, you’re always covered by Airtel data bundle. If 5GB isn’t enough for you then opt for 7GB for N3,500 for a period of 30-day.

What are you waiting for? Use *438# as your activation code

If you’re a huge data consumer, then you may want to consider any of the BIG DATA BUNDLE BELOW

8) 9GB for N4000
Activation code: *438*1# This will take you up to a month (30days) before it expires

9) 12GB for N5000
With N5k Airtel will “sama” you 12GB worth of data for use for 30days.
Activation code is *452#

10) 24GB for N8000
This is particularly suitable for bloggers,movie lovers, those who live stream and other big time data consumers.
Activation code: *460#

Time based Airtel Data Bundle

Airtel is unarguably one of Glo’s biggest rivals in terms of Data Bundle. wasn’t surprised by its time-based data as well

One good thing about this kind of times based data is: make sure you have strong and reliable internet connection in your location.

To opt for this kind of data plan, you must have at least tried the regular ones.

11) 30 Minutes unlimited internet for N300
Activation code: *439*3#

12) 60 Minutess unlimited internet access for N500
Activation code: *439*4#

13) Night Plan: 12AM-5:59AM unlimited internet access for N1,000
Activation code: *481*2#

14) Weekend data bundle: 12AM(Saturday)-11:59PM(Sunday) 200MB for N200
Activation code: *472#

The one of 500MB is for N500 the same weekend , use *473# as your activation code, time frame as 14 above.

Data Plan Checking Code:

To check your airtel data plan balance, Dail: *140#
Here is the sample of what you get:

“Your Balances are Data: 200MB till 14-May.
Bonus: 15MB till 18-May.
Bonus: 199MB till 14-May.”

To activate Airtel Smart Speedo (for Social)

For instance:
Airtel WhatsApp Plan is N200 for 30 days.
Activation code: *990#

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Airtel opera mini plan cost N300 for 30days
Activation code: *885*1# to opt in

If you prefer following the on-the-screen instruction, then dial *141#
Then enter the number that matches your social media

How to contact Airtel Support Centre

Having any challenges?  Check below on how to contact Airtel Support Centre

All telecom operators in Nigeria have standby customer support representatives ready to assist subscribers 24/7, you can use any of the below medium to get across to Airtel to get your issue resolved.

1) By using self-service online portal available on its website:

2) By dialing any of the following numbers: 111, 121, 234-802-150-0111 or 234-802-150-0121 from your Airtel phone.

InfomediaNG final thought:

The effectiveness of any of the above Airtel plans depends largely on how good the telecom’s internet connection (network) is in your area.

If you consistently experience airtel network fluctuations in your area, then opt for other data plan whose service is better.

Opting a data plan without putting into consideration the effectiveness of its network (Service) in your area may amount to waste of time, money, and may possibly bring about frustration.

If Airtel network is good in your area, we can tell you, it’s one of the best telecoms right now in Nigeria in terms of data, even voice call.

Are you using any of its data plans? Share your thoughts with us.

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