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Basics Edit

Côte d'Ivoire is the official name of Ivory Coast. In this West-African country nearly everyone has at least one mobile subscription (27.4 million users in 2016), of which 99 % are pre-paid SIM's. ARTCI, is the national Telecom regulator and provides a list of towns covered with 2G, 3G and 4G signals. The country code is +225 and the official currency is the West African CFA Franc (XOF).

There are 4 providers in Côte d'Ivoire ranked in subscribers size as following:

  • Orange
  • MTN
  • Moov, by Atlantique Télécom
  • YooMee, on LTE only and only for DATA

Following providers had licenses revoked so their SIM cards may not work anymore: Koz, GreenN, Warid, MobileCafe

Since 2011 the operators have to verify the identity of their subscribers upon activation of a SIM card ; this means that you should bring your passport or any other valid ID when buying a SIM card.

Orange Edit

Orange-logo

Orange is the largest company when looking at the number of users (12.4 million) and has a market share of 45.2%. They broadcast on 900 MHz and 2100 MHz with 4G Coverage around Abidjan (Coverage List 4G), and elsewhere on 3G and 2G.

Availability Edit

SIM Cards (500 CFA) are available at their stores and authorized resellers. Upon activation the SIM card will include 500 CFA of credit and on top 500 CFA good for 50 MB of internet access. It is possible to recharge the SIM Online as well.

Consumption Bonus Edit

For those staying in Cote d'Ivoire longer than a month or frequent visitors, Orange gives bonusses including free data based on last month's consumption. For that you can select one of the profiles by dialling #121#. From all profiles available, those mentioned here give free data. To switch to Tigre last month's consumption need to have been at least 2500 CFA. To switch to Aigle the last month's consumption needs to have been at least 8000 CFA.

Tigre (Tiger)

  • Between 3000 and 6999 CFA, 150 MB Data (3 days), 1000 texts, 7 minutes domestic calls
  • Between 7000 and 9999 CFA, 250 MB Data (5 days), 3000 texts, 10 minutes domestic calls
  • Between 10000 and 14999 CFA, 350 MB Data (7 days), 5000 texts, 15 minutes domestic calls
  • More than 15000 CFA, 500 MB Data (10 days), 10000 textst and 25 minutes domestic calls

Aigle (Eagle)

  • Between 10000 and 14999 CFA, 400 MB Data (7 days), 200 texts, 20 minutes domestic calls
  • Between 15000 and 24999 CFA, 500 MB Data (10 days), 200 texts, 30 minutes domestic calls
  • Between 25000 and 39999 CFA, 1 GB Data (12 days), 300 texts, 40 minutes domestic calls
  • More than 40000 CFA, 1 GB Data (15 days), 300 texts and 50 minutes domestic calls

Data Feature Packages Edit

Data packages can be added via #149#31* or by texting the keyword to 7878. The passes do not auto-renew.

Price Volume Add.Night Validity Activation
103 100 MB 1 Day Nuit
515 100 MB 1 Day Jour
618 100 MB 100 MB 1 Day Jour plus
2575 1 GB 7 Days S
3090 700 MB 700 MB 7 Days Semaine plus
5150 1 GB 30 Days Mois 1
10300 3GB 30 Days Mois 3
15450 4 GB 30 Days Mois plus
30900 10 GB 30 Days max



Data Roaming in countries with Orange partners costs 2.16 CFA per KB. It is however possible to get a data Pass via *124*523# and choose Pass High, being the only pass with data. This pass costs 15000 CFA and gives among free minutes and text messages 30 MB of data, which is good to have some data until you found a pre-paid card in the neighboring country.

Additional Information Edit

  • APN: orangeciweb
  • Username and password: web , web
  • Website in French:orange.ci

MTN Edit

MTN

GSM-900 (GPRS, EDGE)

2100 MHz UMTS, HSDPA

MTN is the 2nd largest operator in Cote d'Ivoire and has coverage on 4G in Abidjan, Assiny and in Bassam. 3G is however available in major population area's.

Availability Edit

An MTN SIM card will expire 90 days after last operation (sending a text message, making a call or recharge) done.

Data Packages
Data packages can be booked via *105*2# or by surfing to moninternet.mtn.ci
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Moov Edit

Moov-CI

GSM (GPRS, EDGE)

2100 MHz UMTS, HSPA+

4G Coverage in Abidjan and San Pedro. Availability Kit IZY for 500 CFA includes 2500 CFA credit for 7 days and 100 MB data. Recharges

Tranche de Consommation Bonus fidélité offert 2.000F – 2.999F 10 minutes vers Moov + 100 SMS vers Moov (valables 15 jours) + 100 Mo d’internet (valable 3 jours) 3.000F – 5.999F 15 minutes tous réseaux + 500 SMS vers Moov (valables 15 jours) + 150 Mo d’internet (valable 3 jours) 6.000F – 9.999F 20 minutes tous réseaux + 1.500 SMS vers Moov (valables 15 jours) + 250 Mo d’internet (valable 5 jours) 10.000F – 14.999F 20 minutes tous réseaux + 5 minutes à l’international+ 500 SMS vers Moov (valable 30 jours) + 300 Mo d’internet (valable 10 jours) + Appels gratuits vers 5 numéros favoris Moov de 23h à 18h 15.000F – 24.999F 25 minutes tous réseaux + 10 minutes à l’international + 500 SMS vers Moov (valable 30 jours) + 500 Mo d’internet (valable 10 jours) + Appels gratuits vers 5 numéros favoris Moov de 23h à 18h 25.000F – 39.999F 30 minutes tous réseaux + 15 minutes à l’international + 500 SMS vers Moov (valable 30 jours) + 1 Go d’internet (valable 10 jours) + Appels gratuits vers 5 numéros favoris Moov de 23h à 18h 40.000F et plus 50 minutes tous réseaux + 15 minutes à l’international + 500 SMS vers Moov (valable 30 jours) + 1 Go d’internet (valable 10 jours) + Appels gratuits vers 5 numéros favoris Moov de 23h à 18h

Forfaits Internet

Website in French:moov.com

YouMee Edit

2300 MHz TD LTE. Data only. SIM 2000 CFA includes 1.5 GB of data

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