What Is Data Gifting On MTN?
If you’re looking to buy MTN Data for your other devices, check out our MTN Data Gifting page.
We can say that the MTN Gift Data service is a privilege that allows you to do the following:
Send your friends your data from your current balance on your data plan
* Buy your data for a friend, and
*. Ask your friends for data
We will go into detail on how you can use MTN Data Gifting to your advantage. However, you should be ready as you will be asked to register on the network.
MTN Data Gifting – The Advantages And Disadvantages
You must ask your friend to transfer data to your account
*You can only transfer twice per day
You can choose to transfer a.MP3 file in different sizes including 10MB, 50MB, and 100MB
You can share the internet with your family and friends
You can buy data for people you know and love.
You can also ask a friend to share their data with you.
*. You must have at least 50MB free data
You can buy and transfer data from all your bundles, but you can gift data from the XtraValue bundles.
You will be able to complete this transfer without a PIN
How To Use MTN Data
To share data on MTN, you can use any of the following SMS or dialing instructions:
Dial *131*phone number* – Example: *131*08xxxxxxxxx#
Transfer 08xxxxxxxxx 10MB and Text to 131
When transferring MTN data to your friends, family or others, MTN expects you to have a minimum of 50MB of data remaining on your phone. To check your data remaining, text 2 to 131.
How To Buy Data For A Friend
You can call 131 and dial *Beneficiary’s phone number # to order a gift for your friend or family.
Buying the plan is a great way to show someone that you care about them. A gift that will make his/her day.
Unlike transferring DATA on MTN, where you are limited to twice a day, sending or receiving messages is free on WhatsApp.
As long as you have sufficient credit in your line, you can purchase any data plan multiple times.
How To Ask For MTN Data
- How To Request Data From Your Friend
You need to press *131*7*3#, enter the friend’s phone number, and send.
You can access all of your pending requests from your iPhone by dialing *131*7*4#. All of these requests will be displayed on your phone screen.
You will be able to receive data requests multiple times.
If you want to see the most recent 10 pending requests you will be able to view those for up to 48 hours.
There are a number of ways to access the MTN Data Gift service
How to Dial the International Country Code
The myMTN App must be downloaded and installed
*. SMS keyword
*. Direct Shortcodes
Data Gifting has been active since 2015, you can now transfer data to your friends and family. Visit the website for more details.
You can also check the balance of your gifted bundle by clicking the following methods
*. Text 2 131
Data Share provides customers who have a modest use of data a chance to share their unused data with more numbers on the MTN network. This can be used for a variety of applications, including downloading online gaming and streaming.
Before you get started, we suggest that you check out the MTN Data Gifting page. Feel free to ask any questions using the below comment box.