How to Activate Airtel Blackberry Service (Complete and Social Airtel BIS)

To activate Airtel Blackberry Service (Airtel BIS), you must be a new or existing Airtel subscriber using a BlackBerry phone and you must have enough airtime balance. Airtel Nigeria offers new Blackberry packages tagged BlackBerry Complete and BlackBerry Social.

To activate the BlackBerry Internet service on Airtel Nigeria network, choose any of the plans below:

Airtel BIS Complete

==> recharge N1400 and text bcm to 440. This will one MONTH subscription
==> recharge N400 and text bcw to 440 . This will give you one WEEK subscription
==> recharge N100 and text bcd to 440 . This will give you one DAY subscription

Airtel BIS Social

==> recharge N1200 and text bsm to 440. This will one MONTH subscription
==> recharge N400 and text bsw to 440 . This will give you one WEEK subscription
==> recharge N100 and text bsd to 440 . This will give you one DAY subscription

Features of Airtel BIS Social and Airtel BIS Complete

Features of  Airtel Blackberry Complete plan :

==> Create and use only one (1) BlackBerry email address (i.e.
==> Integrate and use only one (1) third party email account.
==> Access to the Internet
==> Access Social Networking Services.
==> Access Instant Messaging Services.
==> Access the BlackBerry Messenger Instant Messaging Service.

Features of  Airtel Blackberry Social plan:

==> Create and use only one (1) BlackBerry email address (i.e. ,
==> NO ACCESS to third party email account
==> BBM,
==> Internet access,
==> Social Networking,
==> BlackBerry App world.
==> Instant Messaging Services

==> Both plans come with free- onnet SMS

How To Check Expiry Date of Airtel BIS

Text  ‘’STATUS’’ to ‘’ 440 ’’ to check expiry date of your Airtel BlackBerry® Service.

I hope this helps....

Feel free to check out How To Activate Glo Mobile Blackberry Service and How To Activate MTN Blackberry Service.


Source: AirtelNG


Anonymous said…
Thanks for this wonderful tip.
Anonymous said…
pls how can i configure my nokia c6 with airtel
Ugochukwu said…
U good
Anonymous said…
Pls about the free on net sms it doesn't work 4 me cause am being charged.