Smile Data Plans, Prices & Codes


Smile Communications is regarded as one of the biggest commercial networks on the continent that operate a sub-1 GHz 4G LTE network. This company runs its services on the “future-proof” low band as well as the mid-band, and the 800 MHz band. Asides from Nigeria, Smile Communications has its physical presence in four other African countries even though it operates in more than fifty countries.

As expected, Smile Communications has an array of data plans that come at different prices. Have you been considering moving to Smile Communications? Are you already using a Smile router but aren’t sure about all the data plans available? This post will answer all your questions as well as how to activate each of the data plans. Without further ado, let’s dive into the crux of this post.

Smile Data Plans, Prices & Codes

For many people, Smile Communications has one of the best and most affordable internet services in Nigeria and the rest of Africa. There are different data plans and they are split into different categories. We will show you the different categories and how much each plan costs in this section.

Smile Monthly Data Plans and Prices

Plan Included Validity Plan Price (N)
1.5GB Bigga 1.5GB 30 days N1,000.00
2GB Bigga 2GB 30 days N1,200.00
3GB Bigga 3GB 30 days N1,500.00
5GB Bigga 5GB 30 days N2,000.00
6.5GB Bigga 6.5GB 30 days N2,500.00
8GB Bigga 8GB 30 days N3,000.00
10GB Bigga 10GB 30 days N3,500.00
12GB Bigga 12GB 30 days N4,000.00
15GB Bigga 15GB 30 days N5,000.00
20GB Bigga 20GB 30 days N6,000.00
30GB Bigga 30GB 30 days N8,000.00
40GB Bigga 40GB 30 days N10,000.00
60GB Bigga 60GB 30 days N13,500.00
75GB Bigga 75GB 30 days N15,000.00
100GB Bigga 100GB 30 days N18,000.00
130GB Bigga 130GB 30 days N19,800.00

 

Smile Weekly Data Plans and Prices

Plan Included Validity Plan Price (N)
1GB FlexiWeekly 1GB 7 Days N500.00
2GB FlexiWeekly 2GB 7 Days N1,000.00
2GB MidNite 2GB 7 days N1,020.00
6GB FlexiWeekly 6GB 7 Days N1,500.00
3GB MidNite 3GB 7 days N1,530.00

 

Smile Daily Data Plans and Prices

Plan Included Validity Plan Price (N)
1GB FlexiDaily 1GB 1 Day N300.00
2.5GB FlexiDaily 2.5GB 2 days N500.00
3GB Weekend ONLY 3GB 1 weekend N1,530.00

 

Smile Yearly Data Plans and Prices

Plan Included Validity Plan Price (N)
15GB 365 15GB 365 days N9,000.00
35GB 365 35GB 365 days N19,000.00
70GB 365 70GB 365 days N32,000.00
125GB 365 125GB 365 days N50,000.00
200GB 365 200GB 365 days N70,000.00
500GB 365 500GB 365 days N100,000.00
1TB 365 1TB 365 days N120,000.00

 

Smile Unlimited Data Plans and Prices

Plan Included Validity Plan Price (N)
Unlimited Lite 35GB monthly FUP at up to 8Mbps 30 days N10,000
Unlimited Essential 70GB monthly FUP at up to 8Mbps 30 days N15,000
Freedom 3Mbps Always connected, non-stop internet with 180GB monthly FUP at up to 3Mbps 30 days N20,000
Freedom Anytime Booster (3Mbps) Add onto Freedom 3Mbps plan to enjoy unlimited internet, with NO FUP 30 days N6,000
Freedom Night Booster (3Mbps) Add onto Freedom 3Mbps plan to enjoy unlimited internet from Midnight to 6 AM 30 days N2,000
Freedom 6Mbps Always connected, non-stop internet with 300GB monthly FUP at up to 6Mbps 30 days N24,000
Freedom Anytime Booster (6Mbps) Add onto Freedom 6Mbps plan to enjoy unlimited internet, with NO FUP 30 days N6,000
Freedom Night Booster (6Mbps) Add onto Freedom 6Mbps plan to enjoy unlimited internet from Midnight to 6 AM 30 days N2,000
Freedom BestEffort NO daily FUP with 1TB monthly FUP at up to 21Mbps 30 days N36,000

 

Other Smile Data Plans and Prices

Plan Included Validity Plan Price (N)
90GB Jumbo 90GB 60 days N20,000.00
160GB Jumbo 160GB 90 days N34,000.00
200GB Jumbo 200GB 120 days N40,000.00

Note that Smile Communications reserves the right to change any of the plans above or their prices. Over the last few years, the company has reviewed its data plans based on several factors. Principal among these factors are alterations in the company’s policies and instructions from the NCC. We will keep looking out for any changes in these data plans or their prices. Once we notice a change, we will update this post immediately to keep you abreast of the information.

How to Recharge On Smile

As you would have noticed from the tables above, there is no activation code for any of the plans. This is very different from what is obtainable with other mobile networks. Smile Communications want their customers to enjoy a seamless experience and have come up with several ways to recharge and activate the different data plans. Some of the different methods include:

  • Using the MySmile app. simply download this app to your mobile phone and sign in using your SmileNumber or username and passcode. Follow the instructions on the app to purchase any of the data bundles you prefer.
  • Visit the MySmile portal. Open the Smile official website and click on the MySmile portal link then click “Login.” Go through the different data bundles and select the one that you prefer. You can then make your payment using a MasterCard, VISA, or Verve card.
  • Internet banking. You can subscribe to any of the data plans by paying through your bank. For now, Smile Communications accepts payments from the following platforms:
    • Access Bank internet banking
    • Ecobank internet banking
    • FCMB internet banking
    • First Bank internet banking
    • GTBank internet banking
    • PayInstantly
    • Paga online payment
    • Quickteller online payment
    • UnifiedPayment online payment
    • JumiaPay
  • Mobile app. If you have a mobile app, you can use this platform to make payments for any of the data bundles. Note that Smile doesn’t accept payment from all mobile bank apps. The acceptable apps include:
    • Diamond Bank Mobile App*
    • First Bank Mobile App*
    • PocketMoni App*
    • GTBank Mobile App* OR GT World App* (go to “Payments” on the App to recharge your Smile data)
    • Payarena Mobile App*
    • Flutterwave Mobile App*
    • Quickteller Mobile App*
  • For now, Smile Communications only accepts payments from two bank USSD codes. They include:
    • GTBank USSD, *737#
    • UBA USSD *919*23#.