Hello readers! Today, we’ll be taking a deep look on the 4G Glo network, since 5G is almost here. But If your MTN network sign doesn’t show, click here to see how to browse. If you have been experiencing speed issues on your Glo 3G sim, you might find the fix you are looking for in this post- so read it carefully.
Glo has also joined MTN as it has launched it’s 4G network service too not long ago and guess what- the plans are so cool and they are worth the speed and quality. Note that an optimal speed is gotten wen you are Browsing from favorable locations I’ll list below for clarity:
GLO 4G LTE LOCATIONS
|STATE/CITY||4G-LTE COVERAGE LOCATIONS|
|Lagos||Lekki, Ikoyi ,Victoria Island, Ajah and Akoka, Ikeja, Oregun, Opebi, Isolo, LASU, LUTH, Apapa, Ikorodu, Airport, Alapere, Lagos Business School, Lagos Island, Anthony, Badagry, Epe, LUTH, Magodo, Maryland, Opebi, Yaba, Surulere.|
|Ogun||Redeemed Camp, Babcock University, OTA.|
|Rivers||Port Harcourt, Bonny Island, Onne , Nafcon, Azuabie Town.|
|Phc||Aba Road, Trans Amadi, Diobu, Old GRA, Uniport, Rukpokwu, Eagle cement, Rumuibekwe, Eleme Junction, Eliozu, Woji, Rumuigbo, Oyigbo, Abuloma, Iwofe, Onne, Rumuolumeni, Eagle Island, Chinda, Choba, Elingbu, Eliozu, Intels, Nkpogwu, Oilserve, RUST, Rumueme, Rochi, Rukpoku, Rumuokuta, NTA, Oyigbo.|
|Abuja||Maitama, Wuse, Asokoro, Garki, Central Business District, Airport Road ,Mpape, Utako, Life Camp, Jikwoji, Dawaki, Gudu, Karu, Kado, Kuje, Zuba Maraba,Abuja North,Abuja South,Baze University,City college, FCT minsters quarters, Galadimawa, Gwarimpa, Jahi,Kabusa,Kaura,Lugbe.|
|Delta||Warri, Sapele, Agbor, Escarvos, Abraka.|
|Edo||Benin, Ekpoma, Okada.|
|Adamawa||ABTI American University.|
|Kaduna||Ahmadu Bello University.|
Note that many more cities would also support the 4G service too.
I think listing the cities with the 4G connections is a wise step taken by Glo, so you should know if you should expect a very fast 4G speed, or a very slow speed.
As I aforementioned, you may have some questions and I have ready-made answered, courtesy Glo Nigeria. The following are questions and answers:
1. What is LTE?
LTE stands for “Long Term Evolution”. It is the evolution of standards for wireless network after 3G and is the most advance wireless technology offering Ultra Fast Internet speed.”. It is Glo’s latest offering, providing high speed internet service.
2. 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 second instead of minutes).
– Watch a Ultra high definition videos with no buffering
3. What is the difference between 3G and LTE?
GLO LTE is multiple times faster than 3G network. LTE is the fastest wireless data technology available today in the World.
4. How do I get to use Glo LTE service?
– You can become a Glo LTE subscribers with the following three simple steps:
—- Get a LTE SIM from a Gloworld or swap your existing SIM.
—- Get a LTE enabled Smartphone
—- Dial *777# & buy a plan of your choice.
Enjoy this world class experience, once in LTE coverage area.
5. Where is LTE coverage available?
Service live 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. Other major cities coming soon nationwide.
6. Where do I get the LTE SIM?
You can get LTE SIM from any Gloworld, Glozone or Glo dealer outlets closest to you.
7. How can I subscribe to an LTE data plan?
Just dial *777# and select your choice of 4G LTE plans
8. Are the LTE data plans on auto renewal?
Yes they are all on auto renewal
9. How do I check if my current phone is LTE supported?
To check your phone support LTE for Glo, text 4G to 400.
Meanwhile, let us take a look at the 4G data plana available for Glo:
Not all 4G MiFi/SMiFi can work for the GLO LTE service, there is also a thin list of supported 4G mifi/smifi devices that can work for GLO’s LTE service. The supported models are below;
- ZTE MF970
- ZTE MF910
- Netgear Aircard 790s
- Huawei E5786s-63a
- Huawei E5573s-606
The best in Nigeria because it’s the most common is the Huawei E5573s-606 and you can find it on Jiji.ng or olx.com.ng.
For the 4g CPE routers, I found two routers that work well with the GLO LTE network:
- Huawei B315s-607
- Huawei E5186s-61a
How To Get 10GB DATA WITH GLO 4G
So, how do you enjoy GLO 4G+10GB Data all with 20,000 Naira?
- Buy a GLO 4G sim from either road-side vendors or office.
- Get a compatible 4G device.
- Subscribe to GLO 2500 Naira to get 10GB data.
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