The extent to which one can tell if a network provider has its customers in mind irrespective of the age group is how well their services satisfy them. The Airtel Network is one network provider that will never cease to amaze us with their wide range of Airtel tariff plans that even considers the young ones.

Airtel trybe junior

Talking about the Airtel smartTRYBE Jr tariff plan, this tariff plan is a revolutionary product which makes learning for children while ensuring they stay connected to their friends and family.

The Airtel smartTRYBE Jr offers an educational solution that makes learning fun for children in primary and secondary schools with its 3D interactive multimedia-based learning environment. Study materials are developed in compliance with the Nigerian Federal Ministry of Education adapted for pupils/ students in the West African sub-region, especially Nigeria.

How Does The Airtel smartTRYBE Jr Tariff Plan work

The Airtel smartTRYBE jr tariff plan is a full package that got the kids covered both on data and the rate at which they make calls

The tariff plan charges 40 Kobo/second for the first 1 minute then 20 Kobo/second for the rest of the seconds spent on the call to all network, 11 Kobo/second to call 5 numbers on the FaF when you buy the Family bundle for 200 Naira/month and gives 100% bonus on data purchased from 200MB and above to browse educational sites.
Apart from offering voice calls and data, the SmartTrybe Jr is Airtel’s revolutionary product which makes learning for children while ensuring they stay connected to their friends and family with the plan, app and tab too.

Benefits of Airtel smartTRYBE Jr tariff plan

Just when we thought we have seen it all, the tariff plan still offer the kids ;

  • 10% bonus of airtime transferred to kid’s line when the parents recharge.
  • Free calls & SMS to Mum & Dad from kid’s line.
  • NERDC approved courses presented in formats that make learning fun for kids.
  • Local sms rate 2 Naira/sms

How To Migrate/Activate to Airtel smartTRYBE Jr
(Migration code)

The activation process for Airtel smartTRYBE tariff plan is one of the simplest and straightforward processes one can ever ask for on the Airtel Network.

  • Dial *317#

How to add numbers to FaF(Family and friends)

To add a number to your family and friend list on the Airtel smartTRYBE Jr simply dial

*317*3*1*Number# OR Send PARENT 080xxxxxxxx to 317 for parent number and any other four numbers dial;

NB: Dial *317*200# to subscribe to the FaF package, & you get free calls and SMS to your FAF daily

How to remove numbers from FaF (family and friends)

To remove a number from your family and friend list on the Airtel smartTRYBE Jr simply dial


Call Rate calculator for Airtel smartTRYBE Jr tariff plan

On the basics of Airtel smartTRYBE Jr Tariff operating system, where you get charged at the call rate of 40 Kobo/second for the first 60 seconds and then 20 Kobo/sec for the rest of the call time, and 11 Kobo/sec numbers on your FaF list

We will be making necessary calculations based on this working system of the tariff plan.

How many minutes for N100 Airtime on Airtel smart premiere tariff plan

Let get the variables laid out

Airtel smartTRYBE Jr call rate for First 60 second’s = 40 Kobo/sec

Airtel smartTRYBE call rate after First 60 second for the rest of the call = 20 Kobo/sec

Airtel smartTRYBE Jr call rate for FaF = 11 Kobo/sec
One minute = 60seconds

Cost For the first 60 seconds = 40 × 60= 2400 kobo

Converting to Naira => 2400 ÷ 100= 24 Naira/minute

Cost after the first 60 seconds per minute=>20 × 60 = 1200 Kobo
Converting to Naira => 1200 ÷ 100 = 12/ minute

Cost to FAF for the first 60 second=> 11 ×60= 660 Kobo
Converting to Naira => 660÷ 100 = 6 Naira 40 kobo

On the basis of the above calculations,
N100 Naira should give you 4 minutes,15 seconds of voice call irrespective of the network provider you chose to call and 15 minutes, 20 seconds when you call numbers on the FaF

Airtel smartTRYBE Jr FAQ

Below are some Frequently asked questions on Airtel smartTRYBE and answers to them. You might find some of them helpful.

1. How many SmartTrybe subscribers can a parent have registered to his/her line?

A Parent can have a maximum of 4 (four) SmartTRYBE jr subscribers registered to their line.

2. What can I use the bonus on my parent’s recharge for?

The bonus can only be used to call registered Parents and FAF, and is valid for 3 days.

3. Why should I register my Parent’s number?

To be able to enjoy 10% of your parents’ recharges and also call your registered parents for free, you must register at least one Airtel number as a parent number. Where there are more than one children registered to the same parent, the 10% bonus will be split evenly among all registered children.

4. What is the maximum number FAF registrations I can have on my SmartTRYBE jr line?

This depends on how many parent numbers you’ve registered. If you register only one parent number, you can have a maximum of 4 (four additional) FAF registrations. If on the other hand, you register 2 parent numbers, then you have a maximum of 3 (Three additional) FAF registrations left.

5. Can I change my registered Parent and FAF Numbers?

Answer: Yes you can! For Parent number change, dial *317*3*1*Number#. For other FAF number change, simply dial *317*3*Number# to remove the number you want, then dial *317*2*Number# to add another FAF. Each FAF change after initial addition costs of N20/change.

6. How do I view my registered FAF Numbers?

Dial *317*4# to view your registered FAF numbers

7. How do I subscribe for the Educational bundle on SmartTRYBE Jr?

Send SMART to 2233 and follow the interactive prompts that come via SMS.

8. Which devices does the SmartTRYBE Jr Educational App work with?

The educational app works only on Android devices (phones and tablets) for now.

9. How much does the SmartTRYBE Jr Tab cost?
The cost of the SmartTRYBE Jr tab is N37,900.

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