MTN XtraByte

What is MTN XtraByte?

MTN XtraByte is a service that you to borrow data on credit when you run out of data and pay back on your next recharge. You must have been given the eligibility to use this service.

Who Can Use The MTN XtraByte Service?
MTN XtraByte service is available to all MTN Prepaid customers.

How To Be Eligible for MTN XtraByte
To be eligible for XtraByte service, you MUST:

  • Be a Prepaid customer
  • Have registered your number.
  • Have been on the MTN network for more than 3 months
  • Have spent at least N200 monthly for 3 months
  • Have between N0 and N12 in your main account
  • Paid up any outstanding XtraByte loan request

How Do To Borrow Data.
Simple. Once you have confirmed that you are eligible for the service, you can then follow either of the below steps to borrow data:

Borrowing via *606# Menu:

  • Dial *606# and select XtraByte.
  • The system will then display all the data bundles that you can borrow.
  • You can then select your preferred data plan from the list.
  • After selecting your preferred data plan, the system will then send you a message with the amount plus the applicable service fee for you to confirm the transaction.
  • Once you confirm your transaction, the system will then credit your XtraByte account, debit your main account with bundle +service fee and then send you a successful notification message.

Borrowing via 606 IVR:

  • Dial 606 and the system will play an announcement for you to select your preferred language, either English, Igbo Hausa or Yoruba.
  • Upon selecting your preferred language, you will be required to select either XtraTime or XtraByte.
  • Once you select XtraByte, the system will then play out all the data amount that you can borrow.
  • You can then select your preferred data plan from the list.
  • After selecting your preferred data plan, the system will then send you a message with the amount plus the applicable service fee for you to confirm the transaction.
  • Once you confirm your transaction, the system will then credit your XtraByte account, debit your main account with bundle +service fee and then send you a successful notification message.

Note: You will be charged a service fee of 15% on any data bundle you borrow.

Available Plans On XtraByte.
The available data plans on XtraByte are:

XtraByte band             Validity
20MB 24hrs
50MB 24hrs
150MB 24hrs
150MB 7 days
500MB 7 days
1GB 30 days
1.5GB 30 days
2.5GB 30 days

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