One of the most used social media contact is whatsapp. Almost everyone is on whatsapp. This maybe attributed to its user friendly and easy to use interface. Anyone can successfully use a whatsapp account without problems. In the recent times, whatsapp has become a major mode of communication for all and sundry.
Whatsapp can be used to send and receive both call and chats. It means you can put calls through on whatsapp but your device needs to be compatible. You can as well send and receive pictures and videos via whatsapp. The whatsapp chat has become so pronounced that some companies even have it as a customer service channel.
Interestingly, whataapp can only be operated with internet connection. This explains why there has been an upsurge in the internet data consumption. Unfortunately, we live in a country where internet connection comes at a price. In this piece, we shall discuss the available data subscription for whatsapp on the MTN network.
As a result of the amount of money incurred on data subscription by people on a monthly basis, MTN thought it wise to help customers minimize expenses especially those who do not do anything else with their data other than whatsapp. This provision help them to enjoy their whatsapp at a lesser price.
The MTN dedicated whatsapp subscription is called MTN WhatsApp GoodyBag. It means with this subscription, you will be given data that you can use to access, chat, send or receive picture and videos on whatsapp messaging platform on your device. Please note that this data bundle can not be used any other thing online.
There are two types of MTN WhatsApp GoodyBag and this include the weekly whatsapp plan and the monthly whatsapp plan.
The Daily Whatsapp Plan
This whatsapp plan offers you the ability to chat, send and receive pictures and videos on the whatsapp platform. To subscribe, please send an SMS containing WAD to 131 from an active MTN line with sufficient balance. This goes for N25. Allocated data is 10MB.
The Weekly Whatsapp Plan
This whatsapp plan offers a non stop whatsapp chat for seven (7) days. With N50 only, you can send and receive chats, pictures and videos. To subscribe, kindly send an SMS containing WAW to 131. Please ensure you have sufficient airtime on your line before you send the activation SMS. Allocated data is 25MB
The Monthly Whatsapp Plan
This plan offers a continuous whatsapp access for thirty (30) days. You can send and receive pictures, chats and videos for just N150. To subscribe for this, plan kindly forward an SMS containing WAM to 131. Allocated data is 80MB.
Subscription By Code
You can subscribe to any of these whatsapp plans via the designated code. The code is *131*3#. Kindly follow the steps below to subscribe via the code.
- Dial the USSD code, *131*3#
- From the prompt, select the whatsapp option
- Another prompt will come up to show you the daily, weekly and monthly plans with their respective price. Select your choice.
- The next prompt will show you options to activate, auto renew, check balance etc. Kindly select to activate and it will be activated instantly with an SMS notification.
How To Check Whatsapp Data Balance
You can check your whatsapp data balance irrespective of whether you did the daily, weekly or monthly subscription. Kindly dial *559*25# on the MTN line on which you activated it to check your data balance.