How to Check Smart Load Balance

By Leigh Egan

Smart Communications, also known as SMART, is a Philippines-based wireless service provider that provides international prepaid and postpaid cell phone plans, mobile internet, text messaging, multimedia messaging and wireless broadband. There are a few convenient ways to check your cell phone's Smart Load balance. They differ according to your account plan and preferences.

Check Your Smart Load Balance

Step 1

Create and register an account at Smart's registration and account page at www.smart.com.ph/connect. Click the register button and follow the instructions to create an account, or log in if you are already have an account.

Step 2

Navigate to your SMART MENU on your cell phone. Select the "Buddy Balance" option. Wait for a text that will include your balance. Note that this option applies only to Smart Buddy and Talk 'N Text subscribers.

Step 3

Send a text to 214. In the body of the text include "?1515" (without quotes). Press "send" and wait for your balance information to be sent back via text. Note that sending a text to 214 applies only to Smart Buddy and Talk 'N Text subscribers.

Step 4

Send a text to 211. Type "Bill?" (without quotes) in the body of the text. Press "send" and wait for your balance information to be sent back via text. Note that sending a text to 211 applies only to Smart Gold and Gold Lite postpaid subscribers.