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5 best MiFi routers available in Nigeria in 2021

by Staff Writer
17 Aug 2021 at 14:39hrs | Views
We are living in a digital world where everything is connected online and requires online interactions and that is why everyone wants a fast internet connection to browse the web quickly and get everything done. One of the ways by which fast internet can be provided to a large number of people is through Mi-Fi devices. Mi-Fi devices are one of the top-selling tech products because of how budget-friendly they are and how fast internet connection they can provide to a good amount of people.

Any wireless router that can act as a mobile Wi-Fi hotspot through the SIM card is called a MiFi device. The main purpose of the MiFi devices is to allow multiple users to simultaneously connect to the Internet through a 4G LTE Network while at the same being portable, so much that it can easily fit into your pocket.

Different network providers in Nigeria Airtel, MTN, Ntel, etc develop their own MiFi devices but the problem with these devices is that they are network restricted and can only be used through the SIM Card of the manufacturer. For example, the MiFi device of Airtel will only support Airtel SIM Cards. However, there are certain manufacturers that make universal MiFi devices that can be used for all networks. Let's have a look at 5 Best MiFi Routers in Nigeria Right Now:

1. NTEL 4G LTE Mi-Fi
The Ntel 4G LTE MiFi is one of the top MiFi devices available in the country. Ntel has a wide range of different MiFi models available and the brand claims to have the best & biggest frequency bands in Nigeria. Ntel has two different Mi-Fi routers available in the market, the Ntel 4G LTE MiFi Mobile Hotspot and the Ntel 4G LTE Notion MiFi.

The MiFi routers provide high internet speeds and data plans provide good bandwidth at an affordable price. You can easily use the Ntel MiFi Router for your home, family, and friends. The only problem with the Ntel network is that the Ntel service is not available in the whole country. It is available in select areas only in Port Harcourt, Abuja, and Lagos.

Next up, we have ZTE LTE MiFi Routers that can be used for all the networks such as Airtel, MTN, Swift, etc in the country without any restriction. ZTE is a big name in the tech industry and through its MiFi devices, it provides fast internet speeds in the country. There are different models of the ZTE MiFi Router available including ZTE MF920W, MF920W+, MF920V, MF920VS, etc.

Currently, the latest version of the ZTE MiFi Router is MF920V. It comes with a 4G LTE Network-enabled and with a battery of 2000 mAh that will last for quite a while. You can access the network and other settings of the wireless network through the default gateway address of the router, which for most of the ZTE MiFi routers is either or Once you open the default gateway address on your web browser, you will be able to log into the admin interface of the router to access all the settings and also see the connected devices.

3. Huawei E5573 4G LTE MiFi
Huawei which is also one of the top tech brands is also known for making portable MiFi Routers. Just like ZTE, Huawei also produces a wide range of MiFi routers that are compatible with all the networks in Nigeria, be it Airtel, Swift, GLO, or any other network.

Most of the latest Huawei MiFi Routers such as Huawei E5573 4G LTE come with internet speed and support for 4G LTE. Most of the Huawei Routers can easily provide download speeds up to 150 Mbps and upload speeds up to 50 Mbps. Huawei MiFi Routers are affordable and budget-friendly and a great choice to use the internet through fast 4G LTE Network in Nigeria.

4. Airtel E5336 MiFi
The Airtel E5336 is another portable MiFi Router that allows you to access the internet through high speed 4G LTE Network. You can use the Airtel MiFi Router as a wireless modem and connect up to 10 devices simultaneously to the network.

The Airtel MiFi Router is very affordable, not costing too much, and also portable that you can easily carry in your pocket. It has a battery life of up to 8 hours and also has a WPS Push Button available that makes connecting to the network so much easier. After you purchase the Airtel E5336 MiFi Router, you get a free Airtel SIM with 4 GB free data.

5. MTN E5573 4G LTE MiFi
The MTN E5573 4G LTE MiFi is another great option for a MiFi router. The router provides high-speed internet, allows up to 10 users to be connected simultaneously, and is portable so that you can easily put it in your pocket and take it wherever you go.

The router has a battery life of about 8 hours and as long as you have an active internet bundle, you can enjoy non-stop, high-speed 4G internet for up to 8 hours.  The router is very easy to set up and provides a very fast download speed, up to 150 Mbps. The MTN E5573 4G LTE MiFi is suitable for both households and small businesses.

Source - Byo24News