To get more users to try its 4G network, Airtel is offering a promotional offer to its pre-paid customers. The new promotional offers for Airtel Pre-Paid customers gives 1GB of free 4G/3G data for 28 days. So, in this post, I will show you how to get free 1GB 4G data on Airtel.
The activation of this offer is simple which is the case with all the offers from Airtel. All you have to do is send an SMS to the given number and enjoy free data.
Note: Airtel 1GB free 4G data offer is valid for only 4G devices with Airtel 4G SIM cards. So, if your smartphone is not 4G compatible, you won’t be able to avail this offer.
Activate 1GB Free 4G Data on Airtel
Using your smartphone dialer, dial the given number:
- Dial 52122 from your Airtel SIM
The call will get disconnected after few seconds and you will receive a confirmation text message in your inbox. The message will read:
Congrats! You have been credited with Free 1GB data, valid for 28 days.
Ensure you switch network setting yo 4G/LTE to experience high-speed internet on India’s widest 4G network.
If you try this on a non-4G compatible device then you will receive a text message saying:
You are not on a 4G handset and SIM. Upgrade to a 4G handset and switch to a 4G SIM at your nearest retailer and dial 52122 to avail 1GB free 4G data.
You can check the balance by dialing *121*2#. The offer is currently only available in Telecom circles where Airtel has its 4G coverage.
How to get the offer on a Non-4G compatible device?
In case you don’t have a 4G compatible device, but got an Airtel SIM, you can try the following.
Look out for someone in your family or friend circle who has a 4G device but not on Airtel Network. Try to activate the offer by inserting your SIM card in that phone and later use it on your device.