Etisalat reduces data bundle thus increasing price of Data Plans

While there seem to be a fierce competition in the telecommunication industry, etisalat deemed it fit to increase it’s etisalat data plans for android, iPhone and PC devices.

I mean, glo recently increased it’s data bundle for same price, and instead of etisalat to ‘kukuma’ stay in their lane, they decided to reduce the data bundle thus leading to higher prices.

etisalat data plans for android, iPhone and computer

Airtel and MTN still offers affordable data bundles. At least, compared to what etisalat is bringing to the table. It’d also be worthy of note that GLO, MTN, and Etisalat all have 4G LTE network services in Nigeria. We are still waiting for Airtel in this regards.

Before the change, these were the Etisalat data plans we were accustomed to:

  • 1.5GB for N1000
  • 3.5GB for N2000
  • 5GB for N6500
  • 8GB for N8000
  • 10GB for N10000

However, those have changed and below are the revised data plans as at October, 2016.

2016 Etisalat Data Plans for Android, iPhone and PC users

plans price(N) USSD codes SMS to 229 validity
1GB night only plan (12am -5am) 200 *229*3*11# 1 day
2GB evening & weekend plan (7PM – 5:59AM) and the whole of weekend 1,000 *229*3*12# 30 days
5GB evening & weekend plan (7PM – 5:59AM) and the whole of weekend 2,000 *229*3*13#
100MB whatsapp (24/7)
30 days
1GB 1,000 *229*2*7# 30 days
1.5GB 1,200 *229*2*25# AND11 30 days
2.5GB 2,000 *229*2*8# AND2 30 days
3.5GB 2,500 *229*2*26# AND22 30 days
5GB 3,500 *229*2*9# AND3 30 days
11.5GB 8,000 *229*2*5# MB6 30 days
15GB 10,000 *229*4*1# SM1 30 days
27.5GB 18,000 *229*4*3# SM3 30 days

2016 Etisalat Daily Data Plans, Validity and Subscription Code

Etisalat also offers daily plans and by daily plans, I am making reference to 24 hours validity period.

  • For 10MB data plan, you pay N50. To subscribe, simply dial *229*3*8#.
  • For 50MB data plan, you pay N100. To subscribe, dial *229*3*1#.

Can these Etisalat data plans be used on Android, iPhone and Computers?

Yes, they work on virtually all devices that allows internet connection. Just be sure to set APN (access point) to Etisalat.

Does Data Roll Over Applies?

Yes, data roll over applies to all of the plans stated above.

Does Auto-Renewal Apply to these 2016 Etisalat Data Plans?

Yes, auto renewal applies.

How do I cancel Auto-renewal on these etisalat data plans?

To cancel auto-renewal on any Etisalat data plans, simply dial *229*0#.

So, there you have it guys. Those are the updated 2016 Etisalat data plans. Any questions? Feel free to relate with me using the comment session.

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