Airtel is one the Nigerians’ favorite telecom network service provider and offer some mouth watering rate for data subscription plan.
How to get Airtel 200 For 1GB
All airtel subscribers are eligible to enjoy any of these awoof such as Airtel 200 for 1GB, Airtel 300 for 1GB, Airtel 2GB for 200, Airtel 500 for 1.5GB, Airtel 2GB for 500, 4GB for 1000 and many other.
know if you’re eligible for any of this, simply dial *141*241# which is the subscription code for Airtel 200 for 1GB .
How To Become Eligible For Airtel 200 For 1GB
To be eligible for some of these offers, you will have to ensure your Airtel sim is made inactive for 30 days. No calls, no recharge of such sim for 30 consecutive days. This may not be advisable if this sim card is your official line and carry a great risk to your job.
How to get 1GB for 200 on Airtel for 7 days is quite simple. Simply dial *141*241# and send. Then press 2 after the prompt up for Airtel 200 for 1GB/7 Days. Ensure you have enough airtime preloaded already onto your sim. As failure to do so will result in airtel sending you a message of “failure due to insufficient balance” and this is akin to a waste of your own time.
As already said, the validity of Airtel 200 for 1GB is just for 7 days and if after the 7 days, you were unable to finish the same, Airtel will place a hold on it. But you can roll over unused data by purchasing the data plan again by following the guidelines on how to get 1GB for 200 on Airtel for 7 days stated above. Rolling over means the previous expired data balance will be added to your new data purchase.
To get Airtel 350 for 1GB, simply dial *141*354# to purchase the same. Make sure you have the required airtime loaded onto your sim before dialing this code.
This is a daily data bundle and must be used within 24 hours. If not, Airtel would put a hold on the remaining data till you repurchase the same Airtel 350 for 1GB through the above-mentioned code.
This should not be confused for Airtel 200 for 1GB 7days code above. This data bundle is a 2G network plan (i.e it could only work on 2G mobile devices). The subscription code for Airtel 200 for 1GB; simply dial *482*1# to purchase. To check your data balance, dial *482*3#.
How To Change Your Device To 2G
You can change your device to 2G by going to Settings on your phone, select ‘Network and Internet’, then ‘Mobile Network’. Select on ‘Airtel Ng’ then you click on ‘Preferred Network Type’ where you will pick ‘2G’. With this, you have successfully turn your mobile device into a 2G Network Device.
Airtel 200 for 1GB comes with a validity of 10 days.
Airtel 2GB For 200
Airtel 2GB for 200 is also a 2G network data plan and as such can only work on phones compatible with the 2G network services. To change your Device to 2G, check Airtel 200 for 1GB above.
To activate Airtel 2GB for 200, dial *482#, then follow the prompt message to proceed by selecting in this case Airtel 2GB for 200/14 days (as there are other additional data plans here too). This is by far one of the cheapest data out there, trust me.
Airtel 2GB for 200 is valid for 14 days, and after the expiration of such days, you can again purchase the data subscription.
Airtel 500 for 1.5GB Code
Airtel 500 for 1.5GB data is a subscription plan under Airtel Easy Plan.
Initially, the data plan is 750MB for 500 naira worth of airtime, but Airtel has made it a double data plan. Such that instead of getting 750MB, you will get double the value which is 1.5GB of data.
To activate this, dial the Airtel 500 for 1.5GB code which is *418#.
This data plan is valid for 14 days with the option of rollover as discussed above.
Airtel 2GB for 500
This data plan falls under the purview of the Airtel Binge Data Plan. Airtel Binge is a tariff plan that offers generous and affordable data plans. These plans allow you to download heavy files for which you may not otherwise be chanced to use your normal Airtel data plans.
To activate the 2GB for 500 data plan, simply dial *141*504#. To check your data balance, dial *140#.
Airtel 2GB for 500 data plan is valid for 1 day and could be done multiple times in a day.
Airtel 4GB For 1000
4GB for 1000 is a special airtel data offer with selective criteria (it doesn’t work for every Airtel subscribers unless selected) of idleness. As said earlier on, to enjoy the 4GB for 1000 plan, your sim card mustn’t have been in usage for the last 30 days consecutively.
To activate the 4GB for 1000 data plan, simply dial *141*241# and select #1000 / 4GB / Monthly.
Airtel 4GB for 1000 data plan is valid for 30 consecutive days, with a purchase price of 1000 naira worth of airtime. And it can also be renewed within 30 days in the case of exhaustion.
Airtel just like most of the network providers offers an Auto-Renewal option while subscribing for their data purchase. This way, you wouldn’t select Auto-Renewal unknowingly. Auto-Renewal option is enabled by network providers to ensure your ease and comfortability while using their service.
How To Stop Auto-Renewal On Airtel 200 For 1GB And Others
In the Instant whereby you mistakenly select Auto-Renewal, do not be afraid, it is very easy to cancel.
To end Auto-Renewal, simply enter the Message Box on your device, and send ‘STOP’ to 141 or “STOPRENEWAL” to 440. Immediately, Airtel will send a confirmation that you’ve successfully stopped the Auto-Renewal.
Through Other Ways
You can also call Airtel Customer Care on 111 and ask them to stop the Auto-Renewal option for you. And also you can send them messages on Twitter @airtel_care for the same.
Why you should stop Auto-Renewal
Network providers follow the prompt with your first data subscription and automatically purchase the same for you whenever you have enough airtime for the same.
As much as this is comfortable enough, it can result in spending on data subscription when you are not ready or interested in purchasing such data plans.
So stopping Auto-Renewal will ensure that you only purchase data plans whenever you need them and not on the whims of your network provider.
Additional Information About Airtel 200 For 1GB And Others
It is advisable to check for your eligibility status before recharging your airtel sim with airtime. To check this, simply dial the code for the activation of such data plans as mentioned above.
You will either get ” Dear Customer, you have insufficient balance to purchase this data bundle. Please recharge and try again”.
This is affirmative of your eligibility and you can then proceed from thereon. While if you get this message or any of such “Dear Customer, you are not eligible to buy this data bundle. Please dial *141# to activate another data bundle”.
This shows that you are not eligible for such awoof plan.
Q & A Section.
How can I cheat on Airtel Data?
Yes, you can enjoy cheats on your Airtel data but it comes with a price. To get started, dial *141*1504# or *688# and follow on with the prompt.
Is Airtel cheating with Data?
The answer is a big No. Apart from Glo, Airtel is the most generous network provider in Nigeria. And this post could also attest to that fact.