If you own a mobile phone and would like to use 9mobile SIM for your internet browsing, it will have to be configured with 9mobile apn settings before you will be able to start browsing on the phone with the 9mobile sim card. If not configured automatically, you will have to set up a manual configuration to make it work with the 9mobile network.
Whether you are using an iPhone, android phone, tablet or usb modem on laptop, the 9mobile internet settings are the same. Whether you subscribe to 9mobile data plan or you just want to use the 9mobile free browsing data that you receive on 9mobile moretalk prepaid plan, the settings remain the same too.
For handsets or other devices that need to be configured manually (e.g. most windows-based handsets), you will need to configure the data settings on your handset with the settings information provided below :
Name – 9mobile Nigeria or 9mobile Internet
APN – 9mobile
Proxy – Not set
Port – Not set
User name – Not set
Password – Not set
Server – Not set
Home page : http://mobile.9mobile.com.ng
MMSC – http://10.71.170.30:38090/was
MMS proxy – 10.71.170.5
MMS Port – 8080
9mobile ip address : 10.71.170.5
***note: no username or password is required to use 9mobile’s data settings.
How To Request or Get 9Mobile 4g/3g Internet Settings
You can request for 9mobile’s internet browsing settings (also referred to as APN settings or packet data settings on some phones) by typing the word settings as an SMS and send to 790, free of charge.
If your handset or device allows over-the-air updates, you will receive an SMS notifying you to save setup information that the network will send to you. please save the 9mobile data settings as soon as they are delivered to your phone to avoid deleting them in error.