In this article, we will be looking at one of mtn awesome call plans which is mtn true talk. And in the end, you will not only know the ussd code to subscribe to it but also every other thing you need to know about this plan and still more.
MTN, everywhere you go! Is there any Nigerian who has not heard such on radio, TV or read in newspapers and magazines, certainly not. MTN Nigeria is a well known telecommunication company in Nigeria, they have been operating in the country for so many years. They started operation around the year 2001 and their popularity has increased over the years.
The company records over 55 million subscribers in the country which is about 30% of Nigeria’s total population which stands at about 190.9 million as recorded in 2017.
With such a massive number of subscribers, it is important for the telecommunications giant to deliver the best of the best of services to all their customer.
If they fail to do so, one thing is for sure, they will lose customers and there are other mobile networks in Nigeria ready to receive them.
So far, MTN Nigeria has stayed strong in the competition and come out top of their game, one way they did this is by introducing impressive tariff and prepaid plans for their customers to subscribe to. Some of these plans include the very popular Pulse, Beta Talk, XtraValue plans and so on.
MTN True Talk Migration Code
The code to migrate to true talk is *400# from your registered mtn line or text the 3 digits 400 to 131. MTN made sure that migrating or subscribing to any of their tariff plan is easy and simple, this is no different as all you need is the ussd above. Note that migrating is free of charge, you will only be charged a fee of N100 when you opt out and opt in again within 30 days.
Benefits of the True Talk Call Plan
MTN subscribers on this call plan currently enjoys the following benefits.
1.) Happy hour calls to any mtn number from 12:30 am (midnight) to 04:30 am (morning). This is also known as midnight call and it is free of charge i.e Talk as much as you like, every day of the week, both week days and weekends and you will not be charged any kobo. You just need to have a minimum airtime balance of N100 (One Hundred Naira Only) to qualify for this midnight call.
2.) Free 10 Megabytes worth of data when you recharge up to N100 (One Hundred Naira Only) every week.
3.) MTN to MTN calls are charged at a rate of 20 kobo per second which amount to 1 Naira every 5 seconds and 12 Naira per minute.
4.) MTN to other networks calls are charged at a rate of 26 kobo per second which is 1.3 Naira every 5 seconds and 15.6 Naira per minute.
5.) For every 200 Naira airtime recharge, you get 150% (N300 airtime) as bonus to call your You and Me numbers.
You can choose a total of 11 numbers as your You and Me numbers and you register them by dialing *560*1*Phone Number# and you can view all 11 numbers by dialing *560#, registering the 11 numbers for You and Me is free of charge.
However, if you want to change any of the numbers and input another, you will be charged 50 from your airtime balance. To remove a number from You and Me, dial *560*2*Phone Number#.
Calls to You and Me numbers are charged at 11 kobo per second from the 300 Naira bonus airtime. Once the bonus is finished, then the calls will be charged from your main airtime balance at the normal call rates.
Personal Opinion on True Talk
It is a tariff plan from the very popular mtn mobile network. It is a cheap plan in the sense that your calls are charged at very cheap rates and there are also special airtime offers.
On a personal note, i would say that the mtn trutalk plan was introduced for those who talk a lot on the phone so that they get to spend less but still talk as much as they want.
There are a lots of MTN subscribers on this plan and these subscribers are currently enjoying all the awesome benefits there is to enjoy as explained above.
What is MTN TruTalk Plus (+)?
People often mistake MTN TruTalk for MTN TruTalk + and vice versa thinking that they are the same. They are not, though similar, MTN TruTalk and MTN TruTalk + are 2 different plans from mtn Nigeria.
The MTN TruTalk plus was launched as an improved version of the MTN TruTalk and you need to pay a N5 fee daily to access it. The major difference between both of them is that on MTN TruTalk, you get to call just 11 You and Me numbers for 11 kobo per second but on the TruTalk + all national calls are charged at 11 kobo per second after you have paid the daily N5 fee.
MTN trutalk is a rewarding tariff plan you can migrate to if you are on the mtn network. If you spend much time on the phone talking to family, friends, or business partners, mtn true talk will help you save money as you pay less for your calls.