Mobile Broadband

About

The Mobile broadband is a Data SIM granting internet access thus you can enjoy the internet at speeds faster than ever with our 4G LTE data bundles!
Connect to the internet, download files and watch high definition videos wherever you are and whenever you need to!


How It Works

With the Mobile Broadband data card, you can connect to the internet from your laptop via a USB dongle or by directly inserting your mobile broadband SIM card into a tablet.

 

Mobile Broadband bundles for Prepaid and Postpaid

Bundles

Price*

Extra Usage

SMS to 1050 

500 MB

$10

$0.1/MB

MBB500

1.5 GB

$17

$0.08/MB

MBB1.5

5 GB

$23

$0.07/MB

MBB5

10 GB

$30

$0.07/MB

MBB10

20 GB

$45

$0.06/MB

MBB20

25 GB

$56

$0.06/MB

MBB25

30 GB

$67

$0.05/MB

MBB30

40 GB

$80

$0.05/MB

MBB40

50 GB

$100

$0.05/MB

MBB50

70 GB

$112

$0.05/MB

MBB70

100GB

$130

$0.04/MB

MBB100

200GB

$230

$0.04/MB

MBB200

*All prices above are VAT Excluded for Postpaid MBB


Prepaid

How Much It Costs
Line Price:$18.87 (VAT INCLUDED)
Available Credits: $17
Validity: 30 DAYS (30 DAYS initiation period to activate a bundle)
Retention: 0

 

How To Subscribe/Unsubscribe

- Subscribe/Unsubscribe
Unsubscription from any active bundle will be applicable on the end of the 30 active days lifecycle.

  • Online
  • Alfa Mobile App
  • Send SMS to 1050 enclosing MBB followed by < Bundle Size > for example MBB5
  • Dial *111# and follow the steps (the card must be inserted in a handset)

 


- Modify
Modification (upgrade/downgrade) will remain pending and effective on the renewal date of the active bundle; the old bundle will be deactivated and the new one will be activated with the new 30 days lifecycle.

  • Online
  • Alfa Mobile App
  • Send SMS to 1050 enclosing MMBB followed by  < Bundle Size > for example MMBB10
  • Dial *111# and follow the steps (the card must be inserted in a handset)

 

- Auto Data Renewal
Once you send AR to 1050 the following Data bundles (Mobile Internet/Mobile Broadband/Alfa5x5) will be automatically renewed everytime your MBs are fully consumed.

To Activate:

  • Send AR to 1050 free of charge
  • Dial *111# and follow the steps

To Deactivate

  • Dial *111# and follow the steps

Click here for more info on the Auto Data Renewal feature for Prepaid

Instant Renewal
Instant renewal is only allowed when MBs are totally consumed within the same lifecycle.

  • Online
  • Alfa Mobile App
  • Send SMS to 1050 enclosing RMBB for the same bundle or RMBB followed by < bundle size > for example RMBB20
  • Dial *111# and follow the steps (the card must be inserted in a handset)

 

 Recharge your MBB Line

To recharge, you can select any of the following Alfa recharge cards (VAT Excluded): $3.64, $9.09, $15.15, $17.06, $22.73, $27.27, $45.45, $68.18, and $136.36 ($17.06 and $136.36 available at the ATM machines of affiliated banks). The recharge cards will only allow you to top up your account with credit.


Postpaid

How Much It Costs

Sim Card fees: $5 (VAT Excluded)
No deposit is required when purchasing up to 2 lines
$100 as of the 3rd line
$250 when exceeding 5 lines (including voice lines)

 

How To Subscribe/Unsubscribe

- Subscribe/Unsubscribe
Unsubscription from data bundle is not allowed for postpaid MBB.

  • Online
  • Alfa Mobile App
  • Send SMS to 1050 enclosing MBB followed by < bundle size > for example MBB5
  • Call 111 for free from any Alfa line


- Modify
Modification (upgrade/downgrade) of your Mobile Broadband bundle will be applicable immediately, the current bundle is cancelled (the remaining MBS will be lost and the bundle price is non-refundable) and charges for the new bundle will apply

  • Online
  • Alfa Mobile App
  • Send SMS to 1050 enclosing MMBB followed by < bundle size >  for example MMBB10
  • Call 111 for free from any Alfa line

 

- Auto Data Renewal
Once you send AR to 1050 the following Data bundles (Mobile Internet/Mobile Broadband/Alfa5x5) will be automatically renewed everytime your MBs are fully consumed.

To Activate:

  • Send AR to 1050 free of charge
  • Dial *111# and follow the steps

To Deactivate

  • Dial *111# and follow the steps

Click here for more info on the Auto Data Renewal feature for Postpaid

- Instant Renewal
Instant renewal is only allowed when MBs are totally consumed within the same cycle.

  • Online
  • Alfa Mobile App
  • Send SMS to 1050 enclosing RMBB for the same bundle or RMBB followed by < bundle size >  for example RMBB20
  • Call 111 for free from any Alfa line

 

Business

How Much It Costs

Sim Card fees: $5 (VAT Excluded).
Monthly subscription depending on the data bundle activated according to the corporation plan.

 

Mobile Broadband for Business

Bundles

Price Per Corporation*

 

Small - Medium
5-20 / 21-50

Large
51+

500 MB

$8.50
$0.085/MB

$8
$0.080/MB

1.5 GB

$14.45
$0.068/MB

$13.60
$0.064/MB

5 GB

$19.55
$0.06/MB

$18.40
$0.056/MB

10 GB

$25.50
$0.06/MB

$24
$0.056/MB

20 GB

$38.25
$0.051/MB

$36
$0.048/MB

25 GB

$47.6

$0.051 MB

$44.80

$0.048/MB

30 GB

$56.95
$0.042/MB

$53.60
$0.040/MB

40 GB

$68
$0.042/MB

$64
$0.040/MB

50 GB

$85

$0.042/MB

$80 

$0.040/MB 

70 GB

$95.20

$0042/MB

$89.60

$0.040/MB

100 GB

$110.50
$0.040/MB

 

200 GB $195.50
$0.040/MB
 

*All prices above are VAT Excluded


How to Subscribe/Unsubscribe

Only administrators can subscribe/unsubscribe/modify/renew the service:

 

How To Check Your Consumption

  • Online
  • Alfa Mobile app
  • Accessible only for prepaid lines: dial *111# and follow the steps (the card must be inserted in a handset)
  • Dial *11# (the card must be inserted in a handset)

Check your MBB balance online

 

 

U-Share

About

One data plan, multiple users! U-share is a great way to share your MBs on all of your devices (phones, tablets, dongles, and routers), as well as with your family and friends.


How It Works

  • Starting with the 10GB bundle, prepaid and postpaid primary account users can share the bundle they are subscribed to, for free, with up to 3 secondary account users
  • Starting with the 20GB, Business primary account users can share the bundle they are subscribed to, for free, with up to 7 secondary account users
  • Secondary account users can benefit from the shared bundle MBs assigned by the primary account user for just $2 renewable on the line’s bill cycle

 

For more info for Prepaid:  Click Here
For more info for Postpaid: Click Here
For more info for Business: Click Here

 

Weekly Data Bundles

About

If you are in need of data for a short time period, Alfa gives you now more options than ever with the Weekly Data Bundle.

Enjoy a variety of 3 weekly data bundles:

  • 500 MB / week for only $5
  • 1.5 GB / week for only $7
  • 5 GB / week for only $15

 

For more info for Prepaid:  Click Here
For more info for Postpaid: Click Here
 


Alfa Anghami

About

The music you love, anytime, anywhere! Alfa has teamed up with Anghami to bring you two music bundles, so you can listen, stream, and download the music you love at a lower data rate.


How It Works

  • Subscribe to one of Anghami music bundles
  • Install Anghami Mobile Application http://anghami.com/getapp (free of charge) available for the following OSs: Apple (iOS), Android and Windows
  • Login using Facebook account or create an Anghami user ID

 

For more info for Prepaid:  Click Here
For more info for Postpaid: Click Here
For more info for Business: Click Here

 

Alfa 5x5

About

If you’re an Alfa Prepaid, Postpaid, corporate, and MBB subscriber, you can enjoy the Alfa 5x5, every day between 1 AM and 6 AM (renewed monthly).
Enjoy 5GB for only $5!
 

For more info for Prepaid:  Click Here
For more info for Postpaid: Click Here
For more info for Business: Click Here

 

Alfa Gift

About

Gift your loved ones what they need by sending them an Alfa service!

How It Works

  • Make sure the gift receiver holds an Alfa line
  • Pick any service and make sure you have enough credits to cover the price in your account balance

 

For more info for Prepaid:  Click Here
For more info for Postpaid: Click Here
 

USAGE SIMULATOR

Sending/Receiving emails with attachment
Send/receive e-mails with attachment
mb
Internet search
Hr
Check friendly sites: news, sport, weather
Hr
Calls via Skype, Viber, etc...
Hr
Download music track
mb
Video streaming
min
Check social networks
Hr
Download ringtone

RECOMMENDED BUNDLE

* The recommended data plan is an estimate of what your internet usage will be per session.
Compatible Dongles and Routers
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Prepaid

  • Choose your data bundle within a maximum of 30 days after activating your SIM; otherwise, you will lose your data card
  • To choose your data bundle, insert your MBB SIM in your device and go to data.alfa.com.lb
  • Accepting U-Share invitation during initiation period will activate the line (and it will enter the usual Lifecycle)
  • To benefit from the 4G LTE network, make sure your device is compatible and you have switched your current SIM card to a USIM
  • Choose the right data bundle based on your monthly data consumption using our Usage Simulator
  • As long as you have enough credit in your account, your data bundle will be automatically renewed every 30 days. Otherwise, it will be cancelled
  • When your bundle subscription expires, any remaining MBs will not be accumulated
  • The SIM will remain valid for 365 days, from your last bundle activation date
  • Your SIM enables you to send and receive local and international SMSs if you have available credit in your account balance during the bundle active period. SMS tariffs: $0.05 per local SMS and $0.18 per international SMS
  • Voice Calls, Data Pay As You Go, and “Ehkineh” services are not allowed on the mobile broadband data SIM

 

Postpaid

  • Your connection to the network consists of a monthly subscription fee of the chosen data bundle, to be paid one month in advance
  • To benefit from the 4G LTE network, make sure your device is compatible and you have switched your current SIM card to a USIM
  • Your data bundle will be automatically renewed every month and your MBs/GBs will be reset on your bill cycle date
  • Choose the right data bundle based on your monthly data consumption using our Usage Simulator
  • If you wish to change your bundle subscription, you will need to do so before your bill cycle date (renewal date)
  • When you modify your Mobile Broadband data bundle, your current bundle is cancelled (the remaining MBS will be lost and the bundle price is non-refundable) and charges for the new bundle will apply
  • Your SIM enables you to send and receive local and international SMSes during the active period of your data bundle. SMS tariffs: $0.05 per local SMS and $0.18 per international SMS (VAT Excluded)
  • Voice Calls are not allowed on the mobile broadband data SIM
  • Postpaid mobile broadband SIM card is for local usage only
 

Business

  • Your connection to the network consists of a monthly subscription fee of the chosen data bundle, to be paid one month in advance
  • To benefit from the 4G LTE network, make sure your device is compatible and you have switched your current SIM card to a USIM
  • Your data bundle will be automatically renewed every month and your MBs/GBs will be reset on your bill cycle date
  • Choose the right data bundle based on your monthly data consumption using our Usage Simulator
  • If you wish to change your bundle subscription, you will need to do so before your bill cycle date (renewal date) by the means of Subscription/Unsubscription
  • When you modify your Mobile Broadband data bundle, your current bundle is cancelled (the remaining MBS will be lost and the bundle price is non-refundable) and charges for the new bundle will apply
  • Your SIM enables you to send and receive local and international SMSs during the active period of your data bundle
  • Voice Calls are not allowed on the mobile broadband data SIM
  • The postpaid mobile broadband SIM card is for local usage only

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Devices
Brands
Models

Please select your router, dongle, tablet or handset from the list


Mobile Broadband configuration for Huawei E3276:

Windows

Dongle driver installation

Plug the dongle:
The PC will install the USB driver
Wait for it

An AutoPlay window will appear
Select Run AutoRun.exe:

In the Mobile Partner Setup window:
Select Next

In the License Agreement page
Select I Agree

In the Choose Install Location page:
Select the Location (Keep it as it is recommended)
Click next

In the Choose Start Menu Folder page:
Select Install

Wait for the installation to complete:
 

In the Completing the Mobile Partner Setup Wizard page:
Select Finish:

Wait a while, the software will run automatically. When it does:
Enter the SIM pin code
Click OK

In the Mobile Partner menu:
 Select Tools
Then click on Options

In the Options window:
 Select Network from the left box
 Then select Network Type tab
 Then in the Network Type tab select WCDMA preferred option

Continue in the options window:
 Select Profile Management from the left box
 Then in the Dial Up tab select new:

Now fill the Dial-Up page:
 Profile Name (Something meaningful): 3G
 APN:

  • Static
  • APN: usb.mic1.com.lb

 Authentication:

  • Access number: *99#
  • User name:
  •  Password:

Click Save

In Dial-Up page:
Select OK



Mobile Broadband configuration for Nokia Dongle:

WINDOWS- MAC
Dongle driver installation

Plug the dongle:
The PC will install the USB driver
Wait for it

Nokia Internet Modem Setup will start:
Select the language 
Click OK

Initialization will start:
Wait for it

In the Nokia Internet Modem Setup page:
Click Next

In the End-User License Agreement page:
Check the “I accept the terms in the License Agreement” box
Then Click Next

In the Choose Destination Location page:
Select the Location (Keep it as it is: Recommended)
Click Next

In the Ready To Install page:
Click Install

Installation will start:
Wait for it to finish

In the Completing the Nokia Internet Modem Setup Wizard page:
Click Finish

After the installation, wait for the program to start. When Nokia internet Modem start:
Enter the SIM Pin Code
Click OK

In the Nokia Internet Modem software:
Wait until the alfa 3G network is selected and the wireless connection exists, 
Click: Internet Connection

In the Internet Connection page:
Click on the green square
Wait till the Authentication is done

When the Authentication is over
You are connected to the internet!!



Mobile Broadband configuration for Novatel Dongle:

Windows



Mobile Broadband configuration for ZTE MF668:

Windows
MAC
LINUX



Mobile Broadband configuration for HTC HD7:

On the screen Tap SETTINGS

Go to CELLULAR

Tap ADD APN

APN: usb.mic1.com.lb

Username:

Password:

And then tap OK.



Mobile Broadband configuration for HTC Sensation:

Home -> wireless & networks 
Mobile Networks -> Access point name 
Press the menu key  
Create new and fill:  
Name: alfainternet
APN: usb.mic1.com.lb
Username: 
Password: 
Authentication type: PAP 
Select alfainternet
Back
Select use packet data
Restart the phone.



Mobile Broadband configuration for Samsung I9000:

Menu -> Wireless and Network 
Mobile networks -> Access Point Names
Menu -> New APN
Name: Alfa GPRS
APN: usb.mic1.com.lb
Username: 
Password: 
Authentication type: PAP
APN type: Internet



MobileBroadband configuration for Alcatel Dongle:

Windows



Please follow the below instructions to set up your device for internet:

 

From any device open Wi-fi to connect to your router:

 

Open the browser and enter the following address: 192.168.0.1

Login by using password: admin

From Home Button click Disconnect in order to change APN.

To change APN:

Go to Settings > Network Settings > APN > Choose Manual > Add new:

Profile name: Alfa

If SIM is Mobile Broadband then enter IPV4 APN: usb.mic1.com.lb oralfa

without username & password.

If SIM is Mobile Internet then enter IPV4 APN: alfa without username & password.

Click Apply -> again select Manual > from Profile select profile that you have created: Alfa > Set as Default.

Then go to Home Button and Click Connect.

To Change Router name (SSID) / Password (Pass Phrase) and number of users (Max station Number):

Go to Settings-> Wi-Fi Settings ->Basic Settings

 

To Recharge / Subscribe / Check consumption MBB line open http://data.alfa.com.lb or www.alfa3g.com

 



Mobile Broadband configuration for HTC Evo3D:

Menu 
Settings
Wireless and network    
Mobile networks ( set option for roaming , network apns )
Access point name 
Select 4 bars key
Select new APN
Name : mobileinternet 
Apn: usb.mic1.com.lb
Username: 
Password: 
Authentication type: PAP
Select 4 bars key
Save
Select “mobileinternet”
Back
Back
Select mobile network ( connected )
Restart the phone.



Mobile Broadband configuration for Samsung I8150:

Menu 
Settings
Wireless and network    
Mobile network
Access point name 
Select 4 bars key
Select new APN
Name :Mobile Internet 
Apn: usb.mic1.com.lb
Username: 
Password: 
Authentication type: PAP
Select 4 bars key
Save
Select Mobile Internet
Back
Select use packet data
Restart the phone.



Mobile Broadband configuration for ZTE MF29:

Windows




Mobile Broadband configuration for ZTE MF30:

Windows

To configure the MF30, open a browser window and connect to the unit's IP address (http://192.168.0.1), the following window will be displayed:
In the top right hand corner of the window enter admin in the administrator.

Click Login to access the device settings:
The device's current status and configuration will be displayed, the router’s dashboard, to run through a brief wizard to configure the unit.

The Settings menu displays all available configuration options in details.
Click on 3G Settings menu and edit the Internet connection settings.

In the Network Select section you can choose the band selection mode either to be Automatic (2G and 3G), WCDMA Only (3G Only), or GSM Only (2GOnly).
In the APN Settings select the option for Manual APN then add and insert the following:

MBB Settings:
Profile Name: Alfa3G
APN: usb.mic1.com.lb
DNS: Auto DNS
Authentication: PAP
User Name:
Password:

MI Settings:
Profile Name: Alfagprs
APN: alfa
DNS: Auto DNS
Authentication: PAP
User Name: mic1
Password:

After filling the settings press on Set default to set the APN Settings as default.

In the Settings, the advanced section allows you to change the default administrator password under the management section (Current Password, New Password, and Verify Password).

The PIN Manage enables or disables a PIN code on the SIM card (Current Password, New Password, and Verify Password).
Always in the Settings, select Wi-Fi Settings

Go to Security and select the Security Mode as WPA2 PSK or Shared and insert thepassword for the router connection.
Finally in the WAN Connection you can select the Wan Connection Mode either Always on to stay always connected or Manual to choose to connect or disconnect to the internet manually.




Mobile Broadband configuration for ZTE MF60:

MF30 / MF60 WINDOWS

  • Insert the SIM Card
  • The router comes with a default WPA2 Key. The key exist in a label under the battery.
  • Plug in the Router
  • Once the router has started, connect to it using the laptop and enter the password
  • Open the Browser, and enter the Router IP 192.168.0.1 and click Enter
  • Enter the Username: Admin, Password: admin
  • Enter the Pin Code: 0000, and click Apply:
  • In the Next Window, Click on Network Selection and Choose your preferred Network and Click Apply
  • Click on APN Settings:

Choose Add 
IN Profile Name, Enter Alfa 3G
In APN Settings, choose Manual
In APN, Enter usb.mic1.com.lb
In PDP Type, Choose IP
In PDP Settings, Choose Auto PDP
In DNS, choose Auto DNS
In Authentication, choose PAP
Username: 
Password: 
Click Save
Click Set Default

Click on Quick Setup:
Click Next

In the Next screen, the profile name should be present:
Click Next

In the Next screen, the authentication should be read from the created APN
Click Next                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Choose a name for the Wireless Network
Click Next

Choose the required encryption
Click Next

Verify the entered settings
Click Apply
The disconnected text available in the top right menu should become new Connected, and the internet connection should be available.



Mobile Broadband configuration for ZTE MF93D:

Windows



MobileBroadband configuration for Ipad:

Settings - Cellular Data APN settings - Cellular Data

APN : usb.mic1.com.lb



Mobile Broadband configuration for Huawei E5577C :

  • Insert USIM card
  • Turn on the router
  • Connect to the router using the wireless key: Written on the back of each router
  • Open the browser and enter the following IP address: 192.168.8.1 Username: admin  Password: admin

APN Configuration 1st Method:

  • Click on Setting⇾Dial up⇾Profile management⇾ New Profile:
  • Profile name: Alfa
  • Username:
  • Password:
  • APN: Alfa
  • Save
  • Select created Profile name “Alfa”
  • Apply

APN Configuration 2ndMethod:

  • Setting ⇾ Quick Setup ⇾ Configuration profile setting ⇾New profile
  • Profile name: Alfa
  • Username:
  • Password:
  • APN: Alfa
  • Save ⇾ Next ⇾ Next ⇾ Finish


Mobile Broadband configuration for Samsung Tab 7.0:

Home -> wireless & networks 
Mobile Networks -> Access point name 
Press the menu key  
Create new and fill:  
Name: Mobile Broadband
APN: usb.mic1.com.lb
Username: 
Password: 
Authentication type: PAP 
Select Mobile Broadband
Back
Select use packet data
Restart.



Mobile Broadband configuration for Samsung Tab 8.9:

Home -> wireless & networks 
Mobile Networks -> Access point name 
Press the menu key  
Create new and fill:  
Name: Mobile Broadband
APN: usb.mic1.com.lb
Username: 
Password: 
Authentication type: PAP 
Select Mobile Broadband
Back
Select use packet data
Restart.



Mobile Broadband configuration for Huawei B315 4G:

Windows

  • Insert USIM card
  • Turn on the router
  • Connect to the router using the wireless key: Written on the back of each router
  • Open the browser and enter the following IP address: 192.168.8.1

APN Configuration 1st Method:

  • Click on Setting⇾Quick Setup⇾New Profile then enterthe below info:
  • Save
  • Next⇾Next⇾Finish

APN Configuration 2ndMethod:

  • Setting
  • Dial Up
  • Profile Management
  • New Profile
  • Save

Network Selection:

  • Setting
  • Dial up
  • Network Setting
  • Apply