This article contains the list of the 5 cheapest and best MTN tariff plans for prepaid and postpaid users, with the migration code and free data.
Some people keep complaining every time that MTN charges them too much on call. While some others smile that their call rate is so cheap.
Now you will be wondering, “does MTN charge people on their network differently”? The answer is yes.
MTN has different prepaid tariff plans and postpaid bundles to choose from.
The default plan that comes with the MTN SIM card may not be favorable to you. And when one is ignorant of these tariff plans, they will end up paying more for fewer calls.
For instance, you are supposed to know your peak and off-peak call moment.
Do you do many international calls? Do you need more data? Do you like the cheap night browsing plan?
Maybe you hardly make calls on that line, or you do lots of calls so you will need more call bonuses.
With these you can determine the package you will go for. All are available at your fingertips.
To migrate from one tariff plan to another is for free. But if your last migration is within 30 days and you migrated again, you will be charged 100 Naira.
Cheapest & Best MTN Tariff Plans
1. MTN iPulse
MTN Pulse Migration Code: dial *406# or text 406 to 131.
On MTN iPulse you will be charged 22 Kobo per Second only for the first 50 seconds of each day. After the first 50 seconds, you will then be charged a flat rate of 11 Kobo per second for any other call that day.
On the iPulse plan, N100 airtime will last for 14 minutes and a few seconds. It means that you are billed Which is about 7 Naira per minute.
Features of MTN iPulse includes:
Data Bonus: You get free 10MB when you recharge 100 Naira and 20MB for 200 Naira recharge. The data will be valid for only 24 hours. After this expect no other data bonus till after seven days.
Eligible for MTN night plan: It’s only the iPulse plan that allows subscribers to opt-in for the cheap MTN night browsing plan.
On the midnight plan, you get 125MB for 25 Naira by texting N125 to 131. Or 250MB for 50 Naira by texting N250 to 131. It will be valid from 12 am to 5 am.
Music+ Streaming: With the MTN pulse, you can stream unlimited on Music+ for only 10 Naira per day.
2. MTN Beta Talk
MTN Beta Talk Migration Code: dial *123*2*1# or send BT to 131.
The MTN Beta talk calls are at a flat rate of 40 Kobo per second. You get free 10MB when you recharge 100 Naira and 20MB for 200 Naira recharge. The data will be valid for 24 hours. After this expect no other data bonus till after seven days.
On the Beta Talk, you will be an additional 200% for every recharged above 100 Naira. E.g., for 100 Naira recharge, you will get an additional 200 Naira airtime, which will be a total of 300 Naira worth of airtime. The bonus validity is for seven days.
3. MTN XtraSpecial
MTN XtraSpecial Migration Code: dial *408#.
This MTN tariff plan charges you a flat rate of 15 kobo per second to call both local and international numbers.
The supported foreign country are; United States, Canada, South Africa, China, Germany, Sweden, South Korea, Israel, Luxembourg, Hong Kong, Romania, Denmark, United Kingdom, Cyprus, India, Ireland, Malaysia, and Malta. Charges for other countries may defer individually based on the country.
When you call the local or international number at the rate of 15 kobo per second, that will be about 9 Naira per minute. It means recharging 100 Naira airtime will allow you to talk for 11 minutes plus 6 seconds.
4. MTN XtraValue
On this plan you will be charged a flat rate of 24 Naira per minute on local calls N39.6 Naira per minute for international calls on the following countries; United States, Canada, South Africa, China, Germany, Sweden, South Korea, Israel, Luxembourg, Hong Kong, Romania, Denmark, United Kingdom, Cyprus, India, Ireland, Malaysia and Malta. Charges for other countries may defer individually based on the country.
The XtraValue tariff plan is a unique one from MTN. It is a 2-in-1 package that rewards you with data with more airtime.
This plan comes in two categories;
- XtraTalk — Here you will get more airtime than that of data.
- XtraData — This option gives you more data than airtime.
The migration codes and values are explained in the table below;
|Tariff Plan||Voice Value||Data Value||How to Sub||Validity|
|XtraTalk||N1,000||50MB||V300 to 131||7 days|
|XtraData||N300||200MB||D300 to 131||7 days|
|XtraTalk||N1,950||100MB||V500 to 131||7 days|
|XtraData||N500||500MB||D500 to 131||7 days|
|XtraTalk||N3,900||300MB||V1000 to 131||14 days|
|XtraData||N1,000||1GB||D1000 to 131||14 days|
|XtraTalk||N7,850||650MB||V2000 to 131||30 days|
|XtraData||N2,500||2.5GB||D2000 to 131||30 days|