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As an MTN customer using either a prepaid or postpaid line, your phone is already set up to be used abroad. Roaming service is available by default on your MTN line.
There is no monthly fee, no connection fee and no deposit required before you can roam. However, the cost for making and receiving voice calls or sending SMS while roaming abroad depends on the country you are visiting.
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Change Network mode to 2G&3G.
For Data roaming, you must ensure "Data While Roaming is ON
Smart Phones - Samsung, iPhone, Nokia etc.
Change Network mode to GSM
If you will be sending and receiving email from your phone, chatting on Facebook, Twitter and BBM, you might consider purchasing a Smartphone/BlackBerry device, iPhone, Samsung Phones etc. from any MTN Service Centers or Connect Stores. If you intend using GPRS (data) while roaming, check our data roaming page.
Making and Receiving Calls and SMS
Using Your Voicemail Service
In case of facing any problems
When you get back to Nigeria, make sure that you switch your phone off and then on again to connect to the MTN Nigeria network.