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Airtel APN settings for Apple iPhone 8 Plus

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Apple iPhone 8 Plus is compatible with Airtel GSM, Airtel HSDPA and Airtel LTE.

To configure Airtel APN settings with Apple iPhone 8 Plus follow below steps. Apple iPhone 8 Plus maximum data transter speed with Airtel is 150.8/51 Mbps while Apple iPhone 8 Plus is capable of speeds up to 452.2/51 Mbps.

Airtel Internet APN settings

From main menu of Apple iPhone 8 Plus, select Settings and then Cellular.

Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network.

Go to Cellular Data and enter information as below

APN: airtelgprs.com
Username:
Password:

Airtel 1 APN settings for iOS screenshot

Go to LTE Setup (Optional) section and enter information as below

APN: (Leave Blank)
Username: (Leave Blank)
Password: (Leave Blank)

Enter the below details in MMS section:

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

Airtel 1 MMS APN settings for iOS screenshot

Press the Home button to save the APN and exit to the main screen.
Now, restart Apple iPhone 8 Plus to apply Airtel 1 APN settings.

If the above Airtel Internet APN settings do not work on your iPhone 8 Plus, make below changes to Airtel Internet APN settings to get AIRTEL LIVE on your Apple iPhone 8 Plus.

APNairtelfun.com

If the above Airtel Internet APN settings too do not work on your iPhone 8 Plus, make below changes to Airtel Internet APN settings to get AIRTEL LIVE on your Apple iPhone 8 Plus.

APNairtelfun.com

Airtel MMS APN settings

From main menu of Apple iPhone 8 Plus, select Settings and then Cellular.

Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network.

Go to Cellular Data and enter information as below

APN: airtelmms.com
Username:
Password:

Airtel 3 APN settings for iOS screenshot

Go to LTE Setup (Optional) section and enter information as below

APN: (Leave Blank)
Username: (Leave Blank)
Password: (Leave Blank)

Enter the below details in MMS section:

APN: airtelmms.com
Username:
Password:
MMSC: http://100.1.201.171:10021/mmsc
MMS Proxy: 100.1.201.172:8799
MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf

Airtel 3 MMS APN settings for iOS screenshot

Press the Home button to save the APN and exit to the main screen.
Now, restart Apple iPhone 8 Plus to apply Airtel 3 APN settings.

For Apple iPhone 8 Plus, when you type Airtel APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Airtel Internet APN settings make sure you enter APN as airtelgprs.com and not as AIRTELGPRS.COM or Airtelgprs.com. If entering Airtel MMS APN Settings above to your Apple iPhone 8 Plus, APN should be entered as airtelmms.com and not as AIRTELMMS.COM or Airtelmms.com.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus compatibility with Airtel

Apple iPhone 8 Plus is compatible with below network frequencies of Airtel. iPhone 8 Plus has variants A1863 and A1905.

2G
GSM900 MHz, 1800 MHz
3G
HSDPAA1863, A19052100 MHz, 900 MHz
4G
LTEA1863, A1905Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz
  Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz

Explain Apple iPhone 8 Plus compatibility with Airtel

Apple iPhone 8 Plus has modal variants A1863, A1905 and v2.

Airtel 2G APN with Apple iPhone 8 Plus

Apple iPhone 8 Plus supports Airtel 2G on GSM 900 MHz and 1800 MHz.

Airtel 3G APN with Apple iPhone 8 Plus

A1863, A1905

Apple iPhone 8 Plus A1863, A1905 supports Airtel 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

Airtel 4G LTE APN with Apple iPhone 8 Plus

Compatibility of Apple iPhone 8 Plus with Airtel 4G depends on the modal variants A1863, A1905 and v2.

A1863, A1905

Apple iPhone 8 Plus A1863, A1905 supports Airtel 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz and Band 40 2300 MHz.

v2

Apple iPhone 8 Plus v2 supports Airtel 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz and Band 40 2300 MHz.

Overall compatibililty of Apple iPhone 8 Plus with Airtel is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPhone 8 Plus with Airtel, or the Airtel network support on Apple iPhone 8 Plus we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPhone 8 Plus and Airtel network. Even Apple iPhone 8 Plus is listed as compatible here, Airtel network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPhone 8 Plus in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Airtel allows Apple iPhone 8 Plus in their network, whether Apple iPhone 8 Plus will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPhone 8 Plus will work on Airtel and the network performance between Airtel and Apple iPhone 8 Plus. To check if Apple iPhone 8 Plus is really allowed in Airtel network please contact Airtel support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPhone 8 Plus to use on Airtel.

Max download & upload speeds on Airtel 4G for Apple iPhone 8 Plus per LTE band

Band 3 1800A1863, A1905 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300A1863, A1905 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 3 1800v2 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300v2 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps

Apple iPhone 8 Plus network specifications

OS iOS 11
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - A1863, A1905
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100) - A1863, A1905
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
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Mythili India July 02, 2018

I m facing Airtel 4G connection failure regularly, pls let me know if anything changed on the Mobile data settings.

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