In today’s guide, we will show you how to buy bundles using the Safaricom modem in Kenya.
Modems are portable and are easier to connect compared to Safaricom Home Fibre.
What is a Safaricom modem?
A modem is a hardware component that allows devices like computers, routers or switches to connect to the internet.
A Safaricom modem is the most common modem in the Kenyan market.
A Safaricom modem costs from Ksh 1000 to 2000 in Kenya, depending on the location.
To use a Safaricom modem, you plug it into one of the USB ports of your desktop, and it will connect automatically.
What are the Safaricom modem plans?
There are four data plans for modem users; modem light users, heavy modem users, modem and phone users and daily bundles for phone users.
The modern light users plan in an unlimited plan where you pay either Ksh 1000 for a week or Ksh 3000 for a month.
The heavy modem user is more flexible, from a small package user of 50mbs to a huge package user of 8GB.
How to buy bundles using a Safaricom modem
To buy bundles using your Safaricom modem, follow the basic steps below:
- To buy bundles using Safaricom modem, dial *544# on your device
- Next, select the bundle package you want to purchase
- Select either daily, weekly or monthly data bundles
Alternatively, send an SMS from your Safaricom line with the price of the bundle to 450.
How to check data bundle balance in a Safaricom modem
To check your Safaricom bundles balance in the modem, follow the following basic steps:
- To check the Safaricom bundle balance in a modem, visit the www.safaricom.com.bundles website on your device
- Next, click to check the balance
- A confirmation will be sent showing the balance of your bundles in your modem.
Alternatively, you can SMS the word BALANCE to 450 for a prepaid line, and Safaricom will reply to you with your Safaricom bundle balance.
For postpaid Safaricom line SMS, the word DATA to 200, and you will receive a message with the Safaricom bundle balance your modem.
This is all you need to know about buying bundles using a Safaricom modem