Let’s stand on our feet to applaud GLO Nigeria as it launches its 4G LTE network first in Nigeria. GLO Nigeria is one of the leading mobile internet service providers in the country with affordable data plans. Today GLO has reached its landmark and has upgraded from 3.5G technology to 4G LTE. GLO has always been at the cutting edge of technology. They were the first to bring in per second billing, 3G, data sharing, voice, and data plans in Nigeria.
This new GLO 4G LTE aims to offer users faster, more reliable mobile broadband internet for devices like smartphones, tablets, and laptops with huge advantages to its subscribers over a 3G network. 4G LTE is 10 times faster than the ordinary 3G; this means users get faster download and upload speeds.
What is LTE?
LTE stands for “Long Term Evolution.” It is the evolution of standards for the wireless network after 3G and is the most advanced wireless technology offering Ultra-Fast Internet speed.”. It is Glo’s latest offering, providing high-speed internet service.
Words from the COO, Mr. Mohammed Jameel,
“GLO 4G LTE comes with a super fast download speed of up to 100Mbps and 50Mbps on file uploads which are 10 times better than what’s currently available on other networks.”
The network is currently available in Lagos – Lekki, Ikoyi, Victoria Isla, Ajah and Akoka, Abuja – Maitama, Wuse, Asokoro, Garki/Central Business District and Airport Road, Port Harcourt – Aba Road, Trans Amadi, Diobu, Old GRA, and UNIPORT, Benin, Warri, Eket, Jos, Zaria – ABU, Yola – ABTI (as at the time of publishing this), Other major cities coming soon nationwide.
What can I do with GLO LTE service?
– Faster Download and Upload data Speeds. (Download a 1GB movie within a few minutes instead of hours or a 3MB music file in a few seconds instead of minutes).
– Watch Ultra high definition videos with no buffering
The overall data experience of GLO subscribers has improved significantly. This article will discuss how to subscribe to GLO 4G network on phones, tablets, and laptops.
How To Subscribe To New GLO 4G LTE Data Plans
==> First, you have to be sure your smartphone, tablet, or modem support 4G network in Nigeria before subscribing to any GLO 4G LTE data plans. IF you are not sure, you can check our List Of Android 4G LTE Phones In Nigeria.
How do I Know if my Phone is Compatible?
GLO has made it easier for you to know if your phone is compatible with their 4G LTE network, text 4G to 400, and you’ll receive a message telling you if it’s compatible or not.
For PC users, you can get any of the GLO 4G router or Universal MiFi form any other outlet
==> Secondly, go to GLO office closest to you and buy a new 4G LTE SIM, get it registered or swap your normal GLO SIM for a 4G LTE SIM.
==> Dial *777# on your mobile phone, a small window will pop up showing:
==> Select the “Glo 4G LTE network” Data Services and choose from the following internet data plan:
|3G-4G Plan Name|
Data Volume with Bonus
SMS to 127
|N25 DATA PLAN|
|N50 DATA PLAN|
|N200 DATA PLAN|
|N500 DATA PLAN|
|N1,000 DATA PLAN|
|N2000 DATA PLAN|
|N2,500 DATA PLAN|
|N3,000 DATA PLAN|
|N4,000 DATA PLAN|
|N5,000 DATA PLAN|
|N8,000 DATA PLAN|
|N10,000 DATA PLAN|
|N15,000 DATA PLAN|
|N18,000 DATA PLAN|
|N20,000 DATA PLAN|
Other GLO 4G LTE Data Plans
|Plan Name||Price (N)||Data Volume||Validity||SMS to 127||USSD Code|
|TGIF – N500_WEEKEND_PLAN||500||3GB||7 days (Weekend – Saturday 12 am – Sunday 11.59pm)||61||*127*61#|
|N200_NIGHT_PLAN||200||1GB||1 day (12am – 5am)||60||*127*60#|
|G 100||6,000||4GB||100 Hrs or 30 days||20||*127*5#|
|G 300||15,000||12GB||300 Hrs or 3 Months||21||*127*4#|
|G-Leisure||5,000||12GB||8PM to 9AM – Weekdays + All day on Weekends||30||*127*7#|
|G-Work||6,000||12GB||8 AM to 9 PM||31||*127*6#|
Glo Campus Data Booster
|Price||Data||Off-Campus||On-Campus||Glo to Glo Bonus||Free Data for Gifting||Validity|
How Do I Check If GLO 4G Is Available In My Location?
==> Dial *777# on your mobile phone, a small window will popup showing:
==> Select the “4G LTE Coverage” to check all available GLO 4G locations nationwide.
Let us know if you have subscribed to any of the Glo 4G LTE data plans; feel free to share your experience with us.