Etisalat does not exist anymore in Nigeria and the company is now referred to as 9mobile, but owing to reasons that the telecommunication company came originally to Nigeria as Etisalat many Nigerians still use the name to identify the network in Nigeria.
Basically, we’re looking at how to check data balance 9n 9mobile.
If you’re new on the 9mobile network, this guide’s for you.
There are three easy methods to this, you can use USSD code, use the 9mobile official app or check data balance by SMS, in the next lines below, we shall explore all three methods.
1. Via USSD code
Your data volume info is not so far-fetched, you can find out how much of data remaining by just dialing a simple code on your mobile. The 9mobile code to check data balance in *228#, once dialed on your mobile click on the send or go button. With a good network reception, you should immediately receive an SMS showing how much of data you have left.
This is simply the easiest and fastest way to check your 9mobile data balance.
2. Via SMS
The next best method to check your 9mobile data balance in through SMS. It simply works by sending a text message.
Open the SMS app on your mobile
Type “Bal” and send it to 228 on your mobile. The service is free of cost.
You should immediately be sent a follow-up message containing of your remaining data balance and any other bonuses you may have.
Via the 9mobile app
In the first and second methods, we explored checking the remaining data on Etisalat using USSD code and text message.
The last method is for smartphone users. The first two methods above can be used by anyone on the network irrespective of their type of device. But for the mobile app, you need to have the 9mobile application installed on your Android or iOS device.
The app is so much sophisticated it’s like your profile handler or personal wallet as a 9mobile user. It’s interesting to use as it gives you extra access to other stuff than just checking data balance. You can do other stuff like subscribe to data, buy airtime, check airtime, and more.
To get started here is how to approach things.
First, proceed to the play store to download and then install the app on your mobile device.
For first-time users, you’re required to key in your 9mobile number and then you instantly receive an OTP code which you need to enter in the app so it can verify the authenticity of ownership.
Once everything is done properly, and you’re logged in to the app, you can immediately see all of the information and extra stuff too.
As you can see, checking your 9mobile data balance is just a few clicks away.