Airtel Smartbytes: how to topup additional 4G and broadband data and check usage online

Airtel Smartbytes is a useful service for Airtel broadband and postpaid users who are on limited data plans. The Smartbytes service lets users top up their broadband or postpaid account with additional data. This is helpful for those who consume more data than their quota allows. With this service, Airtel is ensuring that none of its customers are left out without Internet connectivity.

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For Airtel broadband customers, the Smartbytes plans start from as low as Rs 99 for 1GB additional data, and go up to Rs 1,499 for 50GB data. Airtel is offering a total of six Smartbytes plans for its broadband customers. As for Airtel postpaid users, plans start at Rs 100 per month for 15GB and this goes up to Rs 500 per month for 90GB data, with a total of four plans available. Let’s take a look at everything you need to know about Airtel Smartbytes.

What is Airtel Smartbytes?

Airtel offers Smartbytes to broadband and postpaid users to get more data

Airtel offers Smartbytes to broadband and postpaid users to get more data

Airtel Smartbytes are basically curated data packs for broadband and mobile postpaid users. With Airtel Smartbytes, broadband and postpaid users will be able to get extra data top-up on their connections, once the data limit is over. Airtel broadband users can get up to 50GB data with Smartbytes. On the other hand, postpaid users can top-up to 90GB of extra data.  Purchasing Airtel Smartbytes is pretty easy and can be done from the Airtel Thanks app or the official Airtel website.

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Airtel has a total of six Smartbytes packs for its broadband users priced at Rs 99, Rs 199, Rs 299, Rs 499, Rs 799, and Rs 1,499 respectively. These packs offer 5GB, 15GB, 25GB, 50GB, 90GB, and 200GB data, respectively. Below are the steps to top up extra data to your Airtel broadband connection.

  1. Go to the Airtel Smartbytes website
  2. Click on the Smartbytes for Broadband
  3. Enter your registered mobile number
  4. Complete OTP verification
  5. Select the desired Smartbytes plan and proceed to checkout

Smartbytes for mobile: how to top up extra data to your Airtel postpaid

Airtel Smartbytes plan for postpaid users start at Rs 1,000

Airtel Smartbytes plan for postpaid users start at Rs 1,000

Airtel Smartbytes for mobile, also known as Data Boosters, are data add-on packs for postpaid users. Airtel postpaid users can get 15GB, 35GB, 50GB, and 90GB, for Rs 100, Rs 200, Rs 300, and Rs 500 per month, respectively. These plans are renewed automatically every month, therefore if you want additional data just for a month, disable it before the next billing cycle to avoid recurrence. The process to get Airtel Smartbyets for postpaid is  quite simple.

  1. Open the Airtel Thanks app on your smartphone
  2. Tap on the plan details shown on top
  3. Click on ‘Mobile Data’
  4. Tap on ‘Get more data’
  5. Select the desired data pack from the list and proceed to checkout
  6. Your postpaid account will be billed in the next cycle for the Smartbytes add on

How to check Airtel Smartbytes data balance

Checking Airtel Smartbytes data balance is a straightforward process. While you can log in directly to the Airtel website and it will show the data balance on homescreen, you can also check the same from Airtel Thanks app.

  1. Open Airtel Thanks app on your smartphone
  2. Tap on the plan card on the top
  3. Select ‘Data Balance’
  4. You’ll be able to check the details of Airtel Smartbytes balance
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