Safe your phone and sim contact using MTN Back up
With MTN Back up, you can safe up to 200 contacts on your SIM and up to 5000 contacts on your mobile phone on a secure MTN online account.
MTN Backup is a service that provides MTN subscribers a simple way to keep phone and SIM contacts safe.
This means that, if anything happens to your phone or SIM, you can simply restore your data to your new mobile phone or SIM.
How do I Get Started with MTN Back up?
To use MTN Backup service, you need either or both of the following:
Text “Start” to 307
Go to the SIM Menu “MTN Service” available on the MTN 128k SIM.
List of Compatible Phones
MTN Backup service is available to all phone types.
*However, Windows OS can only Backup SIM contacts not phone contacts.
How much does It Cost to use MTN Back up?
Automatic Backup happens every 2 weeks (14 days)
New customers pay N100 at the beginning and then N50 every 2 weeks.
Existing customers pay just N50 every 2 weeks.
(Costs apply regardless of the number of contacts backed up)