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Airtel APN settings for Apple iPhone 5c

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Apple iPhone 5c is compatible with Airtel GSM and Airtel HSDPA.

To configure Airtel APN settings with Apple iPhone 5c follow below steps.

Airtel Internet & MMS APN settings

Open Settings and select Cellular Data

Turn on Cellular Data, then click APN Settings

Enter following information under Cellular Data

APN: AirtelLive
Username:
Password:

This version of iPad does not support MMS. However below are MMS settings in case you setup via a 3rd party app.

APN: AirtelLive
Username:
Password:
MMSC: http://mmsc/
MMS Proxy: 010.200.184.086:8080
MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf

Press the Home button to save the APN and exit to the main screen.
Restart the device.

For Apple iPhone 5c, when you type Airtel APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Airtel Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as AirtelLive and not as AIRTELLIVE or Airtellive. If entering Airtel 3G APN Settings above to your Apple iPhone 5c, APN should be entered as airtelDATA and not as AIRTELDATA or Airteldata.

Apple iPhone 5c compatibility with Airtel

Apple iPhone 5c is compatible with below network frequencies of Airtel. iPhone 5c has variants A1532 (GSM), A1532 (CDMA), A1456, A1532 GSM, A1532 CDMA and A1529.

2G
GSMAll versions900 MHz, 1800 MHz
3G
HSDPAA1532 (GSM), A1532 (CDMA), A14562100 MHz

Explain Apple iPhone 5c compatibility with Airtel

Apple iPhone 5c has modal variants A1532 (GSM), A1532 (CDMA) and A1456.

Airtel 2G APN with Apple iPhone 5c

Apple iPhone 5c supports Airtel 2G on GSM 900 MHz and 1800 MHz.

Airtel 3G APN with Apple iPhone 5c

A1532 (GSM), A1532 (CDMA), A1456

Apple iPhone 5c A1532 (GSM), A1532 (CDMA), A1456 supports Airtel 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.

Overall compatibililty of Apple iPhone 5c with Airtel is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPhone 5c with Airtel, or the Airtel network support on Apple iPhone 5c we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPhone 5c and Airtel network. Even Apple iPhone 5c is listed as compatible here, Airtel network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPhone 5c in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Airtel allows Apple iPhone 5c in their network, whether Apple iPhone 5c will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPhone 5c will work on Airtel and the network performance between Airtel and Apple iPhone 5c. To check if Apple iPhone 5c is really allowed in Airtel network please contact Airtel support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPhone 5c to use on Airtel.

Apple iPhone 5c network specifications

OS iOS 7, upgradable to iOS 9.2
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - A1532 (GSM), A1532 (CDMA), A1456
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900) - A1532 GSM, A1532 CDMA
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300) - A1529
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