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Double Data: Airtel SmartCONNECT Plan and Migration


Airtel Nigeria has introduced another amazing tariff plan called the Airtel smartConnect which is a tariff plan that will octuple customers recharge balance.

Hold on let’s break that!

Octuple means “8 times” like double, triple… So when you recharge on the Airtel smartConnect tariff plan, you get 8x the value and much more – like double data.

Airtel SmartConnect 5.0

The Airtel smart connect also has the 5.0 edition which is great for Android, iphone, ipad, PC, windows data bundles providers in Nigeria.

SmartConnect 5.0 on Airtel is very similar to other telecom networks in Nigeria which have a new or inactive customer incentive for buying or activating a SIM like 9mobile new smartphone offer or MTN welcome back offer with 2000% bonus.

SmartConnect 5.0 on Airtel gives new Airtel subscribers who just bought and activated a new SIM several bonuses from Double Data to various airtime bonus

Note; the smartConnect and smartconnect 5.0 are the same so do not get confused.

When you migrate to Airtel SmartConnect, you stand the chance to receive 200% bonus on all your recharge of N200 and above, you also get 15MB weekly free data, N300 weekly family and friends bonus recharge and 7 hours of unlimited night call between the hours of 11pm and 6am at a call rate of 11 kobo per second.

And new subscribers need not worry because Airtel smartConnect is available to all new prepaid Airtel customers so all you have to do is buy, register and activate a prepaid Airtel SIM.

Airtel SmartConnect Tariff Plan Code

To subscribe or migrate to the Airtel smartConnect tariff plan simply recharge by dialing *126*PIN# and dial *123# to check your smartconnect balance.

Bonus of the plan is valid for 7 days but the main account does not have validity period.

But validity period of the double data and general SIM bonus lasts for 90 whole days or 3 months from Airtel SIM activation date.

Airtel smartConnect offers 700% bonus on every recharge making it 8 times of any recharge, main balance inclusive OR double your data on every plan bought below N5,000.

This bonus includes main balance, bonus voice, bonus data, bonus social, bonus family and friends.

Airtel Images - Airtel smartconnect

Airtel smartCONNECT Recharge Bonus

  • You get 800% value of any recharge made, for example, when you recharge N100 you will get N800 value instantly and this includes you 100 main credit balance, N250 worth data bonus, N250 bonus credit for family and friends and N100 for social bundle
  • N200 recharge will fetch you N1600 bonus worth which includes your N200 main balance, N500 data bonus, N500 airtime to call family and friends and N200 for social bundle
  • Recharge of N500 will give you N4000 which includes your main account balance of N500, N500 bonus credit, N1250 worth of data, N1250 to call family and friends and N500 for social media.
  • Recharge of N1000 will fetch you N8000 which include N1000 main account balances, N2500 worth of data, N2500 bonus credits to call family and friends and N1000 for social bundle.
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Airtel smartCONNECT 5.0 Data Bonus

  • When you subscribe with N50 data plan, you will get 20MB plus another 20MB totaling 40MB valid for 1 day
  • N100 data subscription will fetch you 75MB plus 75MB totaling 150MB also valid for 7 days
  • When you subscribe with N200, 200MB plus another 200MB bonus which amounts to 400MB, this data plan has a validity period of 3 days.
  • N500 data subscription gives you 750MB plus 750MB bonus which amounts to 1.5GB valid for 14 days
  • When you subscribe with N1000, you will get 1.5GB plus 1.5GB data bonus amounting to 3GB valid for 30 days.
  • N1500 data subscription will fetch you a total of 6GB which consist of 2GB day plus 1GB night and a bonus of 2GB day plus 1GB for night browsing amount to 4GB for browsing in the day time and 2GB for browsing at night
  • When you subscribe with N2000, you will get 3.5GB plus 3.5GB bonus data amounting to 7GB valid for 30 daysN2500 data subscription will fetch you a total of 10GB valid for 30days
  • When you subscribe with N3000, you will get a total of 12GB which consists of 6.5GB plus 6.5GB data bonus valid for 30 days
  • N4000 subscription will fetch you a total of 17GB

Note; Any subscription higher than N4000 will not attract the Double data bonus.

The airtime bonuses on the various airtime plans can be used to call 5 international destinations which are USA, UK, Canada, China and India, international calls are charged at 50 kobo per second, international SMS are charged at 15 kobo per SMS, calls to all network is charged at 60 kobo per second, local SMS are charged at N4 per SMS, calls made to friends and family 40 kobo per seconds.

How to add a number to family and friends

  • To register a family or friends number simply dial *311*2*Airtel number#
  • You also delete a number from your family and friend list by dialing *311*3*Airtel number#

Hope you find this post informative you can also get information on other amazing tariff plans from Airtel by clicking the link below. Don’t forget to read my post on how you can make lots of money from selling recharge card online in Nigeria.



  2. Am in Airtel smart connect but any thing I recharge nd I covert the card to talk more
    My traffic plan will change to freedom plan it wasnt like that before what should I do?

  3. Am using a new sim, and automatically I was on Airtel smart connect tariff, but I mistakenly migrate to trybe buy getting night plan, please how can I migrate back to Airtel smart connect?

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