Glo users can attest to the fact that the network currently ranks as one of the largest telecommunication service providers in Nigeria and it is gradually gaining popularity beyond the shores of the nation. The reason for this popularity is not far fetched as the network is constantly improving its services to meet the evolving needs of users.
This grandmaster of data has a data package for every customer, no matter how big or small their data needs might be as they provide vast data packages. Glo also makes it quite easy for customers to subscribe to these plans by providing simple USSD codes.
How To Buy Glo Data Using USSD Codes
One reason many have turned to Glo for their data needs is that it provides a wide range of data plans to meet the growing rate of consumption on both small and large scales. The general USSD code Glo users can dial to gain access to all the available data plans, including promo packages is *777#. After dialing the code, just follow the prompts to select the plan you want.
Also, if you desire a specific plan which will last a couple of days, or for longer periods, there are codes you can easily dial to access such packages. These Glo data plans are outlined below:
Glo Daily/ Weekly Plans
|N50||50 MB||1 Day||*127*14#|
|N100||150 MB||1 Day||*127*51#|
|N200||350 MB||2 Days||*127*56#|
|N500||1.35 GB||14 Days||*127*57#|
Glo Monthly Plans
|N1,000||2.9 GB||30 Days||*127*53#|
|N1,500||4.1 GB||30 Days||*777#|
|N2,000||5.8 GB||30 Days||*127*55#|
|N2,500||7.7 GB||30 Days||*127*58#|
|N3,000||10 GB||30 Days||*127*54#|
|N4,000||13.25 GB||30 Days||*127*59#|
|N5,000||18.25 GB||30 Days||*127*2#|
|N8,000||29.50 GB||30 Days||*127*1#|
|N10,000||50 GB||30 Days||*127*11#|
|N15,000||93 GB||30 Days||*127*12#|
|N18,000||119 GB||30 Days||*127*13#|
|N20,000||138 GB||30 Days||*127*33#|
Glo Mega Data Plans
|N30,000||225 GB||30 Days||*777#|
|N36,000||300 GB||30 Days||*777#|
|N50,000||425 GB||90 Days||*777#|
|N60,000||525 GB||120 Days||*777#|
|N75,000||675 GB||120 Days||*777#|
|N100,000||1 TB||1 Year||*777#|
Glo Special Data Plans
|N300||1 GB||1 Day||*777#|
|N500||2 GB||2 Days||*777#|
|N1500||7 GB||7 Days||*777#|
Glo Social Bundle Plans
|N25||100 MB||Whatsapp, Twitter & Facebook||1 Day||*777#|
|N50||200 MB||Whatsapp, Twitter & Facebook||30 Days||*777#|
|N100||500 MB||Whatsapp, Twitter & Facebook||30 Days||*777#|
|N25||100 MB||YouTube||1 Day||*777#|
|N50||200 MB||YouTube||7 Days||*777#|
|N100||500 MB||YouTube||30 Days||*777#|
|N25||25 MB||Opera||1 Day||*777#|
|N50||100 MB||Opera||7 Days||*777#|
|N100||300 MB||Opera||30 Days||*777#|
|N25||20 MB||1 Day||*777#|
|N50||50 MB||7 Days||*777#|
|N100||125 MB||30 Days||*777#|
|N25||20 MB||Tiktok||1 Day||*777#|
|N50||50 MB||Tiktok||7 Days||*777#|
|N100||125 MB||Tiktok||30 Days||*777#|
|N25||20 MB||Telegram||1 Day||*777#|
|N50||50 MB||Telegram||7 Days||*777#|
|N100||125 MB||Telegram||30 Days||*777#|
N.B: Glo social bundles can only give subscribers access to the particular social media platform covered by that plan. However, there are available options for users who would like to purchase multiple bundles. That is, a customer can buy a plan which covers Instagram @ N25 and Tikto @ N50. More so, these social bundle plans can either be on a one-off basis or auto-renewal, depending on the customers’ preference.
Can You Buy Glo Data Without Airtime?
Like many telecommunication providers, Glo has also made it possible for its users to have access to data even when they do not have airtime. This service is called ‘Borrow Me Data’ and it makes it easy for Glo customers who run out of data, as well as airtime to buy data bundles on credit.
However, the ‘Borrow Me Data’ service can only be accessed by customers who are deemed eligible after they have met specific requirements which include: SIM registration and using the SIM card actively for about 4 months. You should also be a prepaid customer in order to qualify for this service.
When you have met all the stipulated criteria, your SIM will be eligible to get the credit feature. To activate anytime you are in need of data, simply dial, *321# then follow the prompt and choose the amount you want to borrow. The data cost you selected will be paid at your next recharge at 15% interest.
How To Check Your Glo Data Balance
Glo users have several easy ways to check their data balance and these are outlined under three methods:
1. Using The USSD Code to Check Data Balance
The USSD code *127*0# can be used to easily check your data balance. Just dial the code and after a few seconds, a message containing your Glo data balance will be displayed on your screen. This message will show you the remaining data balance and the expiry date.
More so, the USSD code *777# can be used to know your current data balance. Follow the prompt by choosing ‘Manage Account’ then click on ‘Data Balance’ and the details of your data balance and expiry date will be displayed on your screen.
2. Check your Data Balance Online
Glo data balance can also be checked online by visiting the Glo website. After you have gained access to the site. Navigate the page to where you can check your data balance and you will see the complete details of your data.
What To Know About The Glo Data Bonus Account
Glo data bonus is one of the benefits many Glo users love about Globacom. New users are usually given large bonus offers for both data and airtime which comes with every new SIM. Old customers are also not left out in these offers as the network is notable for giving bonus data to users irrespective of the tariff plan they are using.
Ways To Check Glo Data Bonus
1. USSD Codes
To check how much bonus data you have, the general USSD number you can dial is #122#. A message will pop up after a few seconds showing the amount of bonus you have and the date it will expire.
However, the USSD code for checking bonuses changes, depending on the Glo tariff plan you are using:
|Tariff Plan||Bonus Code|
N.B: For the latest Glo tariff, Glo 11k/s plan there is no bonus data benefit.
The usual Glo data subscription code, *777# can also be used to check your data bonus balance. After dialing the code, follow the prompt and choose, ‘Manage Data’ then select, ‘Data Balance’. A message will appear on your phone with your Glo bonus balance.
2. Via SMS
Glo customers can also check the details of their bonus data via text message. This is done by simply sending the word INFO to 127. After a few seconds, details of your bonus balance, as well as the expiry date, will be displayed on your phone.