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How to check 3G/4G Data Usage on Airtel Prepaid & postpaid?

Airtel is currently one of the best telecom providers in the market thanks to the stiff competition from Jio. Airtel has come a long way since the inception and is considered in the topmost player in the market. It offers excellent call quality and data speed. With Jio coming into the market, Airtel has revised its data plans and has also improved the quality a lot. Earlier, one used to get only 1-2 GB data per month at Rs. 350-400 but now, you get 1 GB data per day at the same price. Along with free data, you also get free calling and roaming.


So, when you have so much data with you, you always want to know how much data is left for the day. If you are downloading something, you want to make sure that you have enough data left for the same. So, in this post, we will let you know the different ways to check 3G/4G data usage on Airtel.

By Using My Airtel App

Airtel has come up with its own app for user’s feasibility. You can do many things with this app like check your balance, data usage, recharge your number, change your plan, set caller tune and much more. You just need to download the app from the Play Store and register for it. Once you have registered, you will see the data usage at the home page only. This data is updated in real time.

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It works for both Airtel prepaid and Airtel postpaid connections.

By USSD Code

USSD Codes helps us in connecting with the service providers. Different USSD codes serve different purposes. You can also use these USSD codes for checking your 3G/4G Data usage. You have to dial the USSD code from your Airtel SIM and it will show you a flash message with your left data.

  • Airtel 2G Data USSD Code: *123*10#
  • Airtel 3G Data USSD Code: *123*11#
  • Airtel 4G Data USSD Code: *123*8#

By Customer Care Number

A Customer Care is always there for you as the last option. You can call the customer care at any point of time and they will love to help you out. You can either call 198 or 121 for connecting with the customer care of Airtel. Follow the instructions to know your data balance.

Using True Balance App

It is also a great app to check data balance. The best part about this app is that it works with all service providers and alerts you in the case of low data balance. You can also recharge via this app. You can also earn points by referring your friends and in return, you can use these points for recharging your number.

Let us know if you are facing any issue in checking your data balance on Airtel prepaid or postpaid and we will try our best to help you out.