Guides on How to borrow Data on MTN Xtrabyte (SOLVED 2022)

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If you’ve ever wondered how to borrow data from MTN/MTN Xtrabyte when you run out of data bundle and you need data to do a business transaction or text your loved ones, then this post is for you.

In this post, we’ll show you how to borrow data on MTN in different ways using USSD code, voice calls or using the *606# code.

HOW TO BORROW DATA ON MTN Xtrabyte

MTN Xtrabyte Loan is a service for all MTN users that lets you borrow data and airtime from MTN using a quick USSD short code and pay it back when you next recharge.

MTN XtraByte is also a service that lets you borrow data when you run out and pay it back when you recharge your phone. All MTN Prepaid customers who are eligible can use the MTN XtraByte service.

How To Check If You Are Eligible To Borrow Data On MTN

To “Check eligibility,” call *606#, click on “My Account,” and then press “1.”
OR
Sending SMS keyword: STATUS to 606

You can find out if you are eligible by calling 606 and listening to the voice prompts.

How to be eligible to borrow data from MTN.

How to Get Data from MTN 2022

How to Get Data from MTN.

To use the MTN Xtrabyte service, you need to meet a few requirements. Here are the things you need to do to get an MTN Xtrabyte data loan:

1. Sign up as a Prepaid customer
2. Have registered your number.
3. Be on the MTN network for more than 3 months
4.You must have spent at least N200 a month for three months.
5. “Keep between N0 and N75 in your main account.”
6. Paid for any XtraByte airtime or data loan requests that were still open.

How to borrow data from MTN using *606# USSD Code

  • MTN customers can borrow data by dialing *606# and choosing XtraByte.
  • The system will then show you all the data bundles you can borrow and for which you are eligible.
  • Then, from the list, you can choose your preferred data plan
  • After you choose your preferred data plan, the system will send you a message with the total amount plus any service fees. You will need to confirm the transaction by clicking on the link in the message.
  • On your next recharge, the bundle fee and any service charge will be taken out of your main account.

How to use Voice Record to borrow data from MTN

1: Call 606, and the system will tell you to choose your language. You can choose English, Igbo, Hausa, or Yoruba.
2. Once you choose your language, you’ll have to choose between XtraTime (for airtime) or XtraByte (for data).
3.When you choose XtraByte, the system will show you how much data you can borrow.
Then you can pick your favorite data plan from the list.
5. After you choose your preferred data plan, the system will send you a message with the total amount plus any service fees. You will need to confirm the transaction by clicking on the link in the message.
On your next recharge, the bundle fee and any service charge will be taken out of your main account.
Note: You will be charged 15 percent of the amount of data you borrow from MTN.

How MTN Works Out How Much Data Is Borrowed

Like other networks in Nigeria that let you borrow data and airtime, their interest rate changes based on how much data you borrow.

For example, you can get a Mtn data loan of 10 MB for N50 and pay it back for N57.5. This loan is good for one day.

• If you borrow 50–100 MB of data from MTN, it will cost you N100 and you will have to pay back N115. This is good for one day.

• Borrow 200MB of MTN data for 200N and pay it back in 3 days for 235N.

• Borrow 350 MB of data from MTN and pay back N345; the data is good for 7 days.

• You can borrow 750 MB of MTN data for N500 and pay it back for N575 in 14 days.

• Get 1.5GB of data from MTN for 1000 Naira and pay it back for 1150 Naira within 30 days.

FAQs

Can I borrow Airtime credit On MTN?

Well you can borrow Airtime call credit as well as data from MTN. Although they come with a service fee which I think you should be aware of.

Can I share borrowed data From one MTN to another MTN SIM?

Well I don’t you can share borrowed data with another MTN SIM as you are only allowed to use the data you borrowed all by yourself.

Can i use my Hotspot to share my data?

Well you can share data by turning on your hotspot and connecting it with another phone as it’s the same thing as using your normal data Via Hotspot connection.

I hope with all these you can now borrow data on MTN using the MTN Xtrabyte service or using the *606# code. Have a beautiful day…

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