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iPhone: Wireless carrier support and features

Use this article to find links to wireless-carrier support and basic information about the services currently supported. Click the region in which you live to locate your carrier's information.

Europe

Albania
Albania
AMC AMC Support3      
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Austria
A1 A1 Support  ✓
Hutchinson Drei Hutchinson Drei Support   ✓ 
T-Mobile T-Mobile Support
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Belgium
BASE BASE Support     ✓   
Mobistar Mobistar Support     ✓   
Proximus Proximus Support     ✓   
Telenet Telenet Support      
bulgaria flag
Bulgaria
GLOBUL GLOBUL Support3  
M-Tel M-Tel Support3    
croatia flag
Croatia
T-Mobile T-Mobile Croatia Support3
VIPNet VIPNet Support3  
czech republic flag
Czech Republic
O2 O2 Czech Republic Support3       ✓ 
T-Mobile T-Mobile Support3      
Vodafone Vodafone Czech Republic Support3    
denmark flag
Denmark
3 3 Support3
TDC TDC Support3      
Telenor Telenor Support3    
Telia Telia Support3    
estonia flag
Estonia
EMT EMT Support3 ✓    ✓ 
finland flag
Finland
DNA DNA Support3     ✓ 
Elisa Elisa Support3     ✓ 
Saunalahti Saunalahti Support3     ✓ 
Sonera Sonera Support3    
france flag
France
Bouygues Bouygues Support  ✓ ✓ 
Free Mobile Free Mobile Support   ✓  ✓ 
La Poste Mobile La Poste Support   ✓   ✓  ✓ 
NRJ Mobile NRJ Mobile Support     ✓ 
Orange Orange Support ✓ 
SFR SFR Support ✓  
Virgin Mobile Virgin Mobile Support   ✓    
germany flag
Germany
Debitel Debitel Support    ✓    ✓    
O2 O2 Support    ✓   
T-Mobile T-Mobile Support  ✓ 
Vodafone Vodafone Support  ✓
greece flag
Greece
Vodafone Vodafone Greece Support3      
Cosmote Cosmote Support3    
Wind Wind Support3      
hungary flag
Hungary
T-Mobile T-Mobile Support3  ✓
Vodafone Vodafone Support    
ireland flag
Iceland
Nova Nova Support      
Siminn Siminn Support    ✓     
Vodafone Vodafone Support       
ireland flag
Ireland
3 3 Support  ✓    
eMobile eMobile Support       
Meteor Meteor Support     
O2 O2 Support     ✓   ✓
Vodafone Vodafone Support  
italy flag
Italy
3 3 Support    ✓  
TIM TIM Support4    
Vodafone Vodafone Support    
latvia flag
Kosovo
Telecom Slovenia Telecom Slovenia Support3      
latvia flag
Latvia
LMT LMT Support3    
liechtenstein flag
Liechtenstein
Orange Orange Support  ✓  
Swisscom Swisscom Support  
lithuania flag
Lithuania
Omnitel Omnitel Lithuania Support3       ✓ 
luxembourg flag
Luxembourg
Orange Orange Support    ✓  
Post Telecom Post Telecom support      
Tango Tango Mobile    ✓    ✓
macedonia flag
Macedonia
T-Mobile T-Mobile Support3  ✓  
Telecom Slovenia Telecom Slovenia Support      
malta flag
Malta
Vodafone Vodafone Support3      
moldova flag
Moldova
Orange Orange Support3    ✓   ✓  
montenegro flag
Montenegro
T-Mobile T-Mobile Support3  ✓    ✓ 
netherlands flag
Netherlands
KPN KPN Support      ✓   
T-Mobile T-Mobile Support       ✓    
Vodafone Vodafone Support      ✓ ✓  
norway flag
Norway
NetCom NetCom Support3    ✓  
Network Norway Network Norway Support3  ✓     ✓  ✓ 
Tele 2 Tele 2 Support3       ✓   
Telenor Telenor Support3     ✓ 
poland flag
Poland
Orange Orange Support3   ✓  
Play Play Support3   ✓  
T-Mobile T-Mobile Support3 ✓  
portugal flag
Portugal
Optimus Optimus Support     ✓  
Vodafone Vodafone Support ✓  
TMN TMN Support   ✓   
romania flag
Romania
Orange Orange Support3  ✓   ✓ 
Cosmote5 Cosmote Support3        
Vodafone Vodafone Support3  ✓   ✓  
russia flag
Russia
MTS MTS Support3      
Beeline Beeline Support3    
Megafon Megafon Support3  
slovakia flag
Slovakia
Orange Orange Support3      
Slovak Telecom Slovak Telekom Support3    ✓   ✓  
T-Mobile T-Mobile Support3       ✓  
slovenia flag
Slovenia
Si.mobile Si.mobil Support3 ✓    ✓ 
Telekom Slovenije Telekom Slovenije Support3     ✓  
spain flag
Spain
Movistar Movistar Support ✓ 
Orange Orange Support3   ✓ 
Vodafone Vodafone Support3   ✓  
Yoigo Yoigo Support3   ✓  
sweden flag
Sweden
3 3 Support   ✓  
Comviq Comviq Support     ✓  
TDC TDC Support       ✓  
TELE2 TELE2 Support     ✓  
Telenor Telenor Support     ✓  
Telia Telia Support       ✓  
switzerland flag
Switzerland
Orange Orange Support ✓  
Sunrise Sunrise Support ✓  
Swisscom Swisscom Support ✓ 
turkey flag
Turkey
Avea Avea Support3      
TurkCell TurkCell Support3       ✓  
Vodafone Vodafone Turkey Support3       ✓  
UK flag
UK
3 3 Support     ✓  
Everything, Everywhere Everything, Everywhere Support ✓  
Giffgaff Giffgaff Support    ✓    ✓  
O2 O2 Support  ✓  ✓  
Orange Orange Support     ✓  
T-Mobile T-Mobile Support     ✓  
Tesco Tesco Support     ✓    
Virgin Mobile UK Virgin Mobile UK Support       ✓    
Vodafone Vodafone Support  ✓   ✓  

Notes:

  1. May include an additional fee or requirement. Some iPhones are unlocked by default. Contact carrier for more information.
  2. If iPhone has been serviced, it may have a different part number.
  3. Technical support for iPhone in this region is provided by the carrier, not Apple.
  4. Includes Vatican City and San Marino.
  5. Carrier does not support MMS.
  6. FaceTime over Cellular requires iOS 6. Some users may notice decreased performance on some carriers while using FaceTime over Cellular on 2G networks.

Asia-Pacific

australia flag
Australia
Optus Optus Support  ✓  
Telstra Telstra Support  ✓  ✓ 
Virgin Virgin Support  ✓    ✓ 
Vodafone Vodafone Support ✓  ✓ 
brunei flag
Brunei
DSTCom DSTCom Support       ✓ 
china flag
China2
China Mobile China Mobile Support 8 9   ✓ 
China Telecom China Telecom Support       ✓ 
China Unicom China Unicom Support       ✓ 
guam flag
Guam
GTA4 GTA Guam Support3     ✓  
hong kong flag
Hong Kong
3 3 Support     ✓ 
1010 1010 Support    ✓   ✓ 
China Mobile Hong Kong China Mobile Hong Kong Support    ✓   ✓ 
one2free one2free Support    ✓   ✓ 
SmarTone SmarTone Support    ✓ ✓ 
india flag
India
Aircel Aircel Support       ✓ 
airtel airtel Support    ✓  
Reliance Reliance Support      
indonesia flag
Indonesia
Indosat Indosat Support3       ✓ 
Telkomsel Telkomsel Support3       ✓ 
XL XL Support3       ✓ 
japan flag
Japan7
au au Support    ✓ ✓ 
NTT DOCOMO4 NTT DOCOMO Support    ✓   ✓   ✓
SoftBank SoftBank Support    ✓ ✓   ✓
japan flag
Kazakhstan
Teliasonera Teliasonera Support       ✓ 
macau flag
Macau
3 3 Support3     ✓ 
China Telecom (Macau) China Telecom Support3       ✓   
CTM CTM Support3       ✓ 
SmarTone SmarTone Support3       ✓ 
malaysia flag
Malaysia
Celcom Celcom Support3     ✓ 
DiGi DiGi Support3     ✓ 
Maxis Maxis Support3    ✓ ✓ 
mongolia flag
Mongolia
MobiCom MobiCom Support      
new zealand flag
New Zealand
2degrees 2degrees Support       ✓  ✓ 
Telecom Telecom Support    ✓   ✓  ✓ 
Vodafone Vodafone Support    ✓    ✓
philippines flag
Philippines
Globe Globe Support3     ✓ 
SMART SMART3    ✓   ✓ 
singapore flag
Singapore
SingTel SingTel Support    ✓   ✓  
M1 M1 Support    ✓   ✓  
StarHub StarHub Support    ✓   ✓ 
korea flag
South Korea
olleh olleh Support  ✓   ✓ 6
SK Telecom SK Telecom Support    ✓   ✓ 6
new zealand flag
Sri Lanka
Dialog Dialog Support    ✓   ✓  ✓ 
taiwan flag
Taiwan
Chunghwa Telecom Chunghwa Telecom Support3       ✓  
FarEasTone FarEasTone Support3       ✓  
Taiwan Mobile Taiwan Mobile Support3       ✓ 
ViBo ViBo Support3       ✓ 
thailand flag
Thailand
AIS AIS Support3       ✓ 
dtac dtac Support3       ✓ 
True Move True Move Support3    ✓   ✓ 
vietnam flag
Vietnam
Viettel Viettel Support3     ✓ 
VinaPhone VinaPhone Support3       ✓ 

Notes:

  1. May include an additional fee or requirement. Contact carrier for more information.
  2. Facetime Audio is not supported in this Country.
  3. Technical support for iPhone in this region is provided by the carrier, not Apple.
  4. Carrier does not support MMS.
  5. FaceTime over Cellular requires iOS 6. Some users may notice decreased performance on some carriers while using FaceTime over Cellular on 2G networks.
  6. Only certain carrier data plans support this feature. Contact your carrier for more details.
  7. iPhone devices in this country support the ability to receive updates from the Earthquake early warning system.
  8. Carrier offers unlocking on certain iPhones, some with certain restrictions. Contact your carrier for more details.
  9. LTE is only available on certain iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c models.

The United States and Canada

canada flag
Canada
Bell Bell Support
Fido Fido Support
Koodo Koodo Support
MTS (Canada) MTS (Canada) Support
Rogers Rogers Support
SaskTel SaskTel Support
TbayTel TbayTel Support  
Telus Telus Support
Videotron Videotron Support    
Virgin Mobile Virgin Mobile Support  
USA flag
USA
AIO Wireless AIO Wireless Support   ✓  ✓  
Alaska Communications Alaska
Communications
Support
  ✓ 
Alltel Alltel Support     ✓ 
Appalachian Wireless Appalachian Wireless Support    ✓ ✓  ✓  
AT&T2 AT&T Support 4  
Bluegrass Cellular Bluegrass Cellular Support   ✓  ✓  
Boost Mobile Boost Mobile Support   ✓  ✓  
C Spire C Spire Support   ✓  ✓  
Carolina West Wireless Carolina West Wireless Support     ✓ 
Cbeyond Cbeyond Support   ✓  ✓  
Cellcom Cellcom Support   ✓ 
Chariton Chariton Support   ✓  ✓  
Chat Mobility Chat Mobility Support   ✓  ✓  
Consumer Cellular Consumer Cellular Support   ✓  ✓  
Credo Mobile Credo Mobile Support   ✓  ✓  
Cricket Cricket Support     ✓  ✓  
GCI GCI Support   ✓  ✓ 
Golden State Cellular Golden State Cellular Support    
iWireless iWireless Support     ✓  
Illinois Valley Cellular Illinois Valley Cellular Support     ✓  
Mobile Nation Mobile Nation Support   ✓  ✓ 
MTA MTA Support     ✓  ✓ 
Net-10 Wireless Net-10 Wireless Support   ✓  ✓ 
Nex-Tech Wireless Nex-Tech
Wireless Support
  ✓ 
Northwest Missouri Cellular Northwest Missouri Cellular Support ✓  ✓ 
nTelos nTelos Support     ✓ 
Pioneer Wireless Pioneer Wireless Support    ✓
Sagebrush Cellular Sagebrush Support     
Silver Star Wireless Silver Star Wireless Support     
Sprint Wireless2 Sprint Support 5   ✓ 
SRT SRT Support    
Straight Talk Straight Talk Support  
Strata Strata Support  
Syringa Wireless Syringa Wireless 
Support
 
T-Mobile USA2 T-Mobile USA Support
Thumb Wireless Thumb Wireless Support    
Truphone Truphone Support    
Union Wireless Union Wireless Support    
United Wireless United Wireless Support  
US Cellular US Cellular Support  
Verizon Wireless2 Verizon Wireless
Support
5
Virgin Mobile USA Virgin Mobile USA Support  
West Central Wireless West Central Wireless Support    

Notes:

  1. May include an additional fee or requirement. Contact carrier for more information.
  2. Carrier supports receiving U.S. government alerts through CMAS (Cellular Messaging Alert System).
  3. FaceTime over Cellular requires iOS 6. Some users may notice decreased performance on some carriers while using FaceTime over Cellular on 2G networks.
  4. Only certain carrier data plans support this feature. Contact your carrier for more details.
  5. If account requirements are met, the carrier can unlock certain models of iPhone so that they can work internationally, but they'll still be restricted to that carrier in the United States and won't work on any other U.S. carriers. Contact your carrier for more details.

Latin America and Caribbean

anguilla flag
Anguilla
Lime Lime Support3     ✓     
antigua & barbuda flag
Antigua and Barbuda
Lime Lime Support3     ✓     
argentina flag
Argentina
Claro Claro Support3   4 ✓   ✓
Movistar Movistar Support3    
Personal Personal Support3    
aruba flag
Aruba
Setar Setar Support3    ✓   ✓ 

Bahamas
BTC BTC Support3  
barbados flag
Barbados
Lime Lime Support3         
bolivia flag
Bolivia
Tigo Tigo Support3        
brazil flag
Brazil
Claro Claro Support3
Nextel Nextel Support3      
Oi Oi Support3 ✓   
VIVO VIVO Support3  
TIM TIM Support3   ✓ 
british virgin islands flag
British Virgin Islands
Lime Lime Support3      
Cayman Islands flag
Cayman Islands
Lime Lime Support3  ✓    
chile flag
Chile
Claro Claro Support3  ✓  
Entel PCS Entel PCS Support3  ✓  
Movistar Movistar Support3    
VTR VTR Support3  ✓      ✓
colombia flag
Colombia
Claro Claro Support3 ✓  4
Movistar Movistar Support3    ✓
Tigo Tigo Support3  
costa rica flag
Costa Rica
ICE ICE Support3  
Claro Claro Support3      
Movistar Movistar Support3    ✓    
Dominica flag
Dominica
Lime Lime Support3      
dominican republic flag
Dominican Republic
Claro Claro Support3      
Orange Orange Support3    
ecuador flag
Ecuador
Claro Claro Support3  
Movistar Movistar Support3      
el salvador flag
El Salvador
Claro Claro Support3  
Movistar Movistar Support3    
Tigo Tigo Support3      
french west indies flag
French West Indies
Orange Orange Support3  
grenada flag
Grenada
Lime Lime Support3      
guatemala flag
Guatemala
Claro Claro Support3    
Movistar Movistar Support3    
Tigo Tigo Support3      
honduras flag
Honduras
Claro Claro Support3   ✓ 
Tigo Tigo Support3      
jamaica flag
Jamaica
Lime Lime Support3       ✓   
mexico flag
Mexico
Movistar Movistar Support3       ✓   
Nextel Nextel Support3     ✓ 
Telcel Telcel Support3    ✓ 4 ✓ 
Iusacell Iusacell Support3       ✓ 
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Montserrat
Lime Lime Support3     ✓     
nicaragua flag
Nicaragua
Claro Claro Support3    
Movistar Movistar Support3       ✓ 
panama flag
Panama
Movistar Movistar Support3       ✓   
Claro Claro Support3      
Cable & Wireless Cable & Wireless3      
paraguay flag
Paraguay
AMX AMX Support3 ✓     ✓ ✓ 
Claro Claro Support3   ✓   
Tigo Tigo Support3       ✓ 
peru flag
Peru
Claro Claro Support3   ✓   
Movistar Movistar Support3  ✓   ✓   
USA flag
Puerto Rico
AT&T AT&T Support    ✓ ✓  ✓  
Claro Claro Support    ✓ ✓  ✓  
Open Mobile Open Mobile Support    ✓ ✓  ✓  
st. kitts flag
St. Kitts
Lime Lime Support3     ✓      
st. lucia flag
St. Lucia
Lime Lime Support3     ✓     
st. vincit and the grenadines flag
St. Vincit and the Grenadines
Lime Lime Support3     ✓     
trinidad and tobago flag
Trinidad & Tobago
TSTT TSTT Support3   ✓  ✓      
turks and caicos flag
Turks & Caicos
Lime Lime Support3         
uruguay flag
Uruguay
Antel Antel Support3 ✓   ✓   ✓  ✓ 
Claro Claro Support3   ✓ 
Movistar Movistar Support3     ✓   
venezuela flag

Venezuela

Digitel Digitel Support3   ✓    ✓   
Movistar Movistar Support3      

Notes:

  1. Carrier may unlock iPhones for an additional fee or under certain requirements. Carrier may also sell iPhones that are already unlocked  Contact carrier for more information.
  2. If iPhone has been serviced, it may have a different part number.
  3. Technical support for iPhone in this region is provided by the carrier, not Apple.
  4. Contact carrier for availability.
  5. FaceTime over Cellular requires iOS 6. Some users may notice decreased performance on some carriers while using FaceTime over Cellular on 2G networks.

Middle East5

armenia flag
Armenia
Orange Orange Armenia Support3        ✓
bahrain flag
Bahrain
Batelco Batelco Support3  
Viva Viva Support3    ✓   ✓   
Zain Zain Support3  
israel flag
Israel
Cellcom Cellcom Support3    ✓
HOT mobile HOT mobile Support3 ✓     
Orange Partner Orange Partner Support3 ✓     
Pelephone Pelephone Support3 ✓     
jordan flag
Jordan
Orange Orange Support3        
Zain Zain Support3 ✓     
kuwait flag
Kuwait
Viva Kuwait Viva Kuwait Support3    
Wataniya Wataniya Support3    
Zain Zain Support3    
lebanon flag
Lebanon
Zain Zain Support3      
quatar flag
Qatar
Vodafone6 Vodafone Support3      
Ooredoo Ooredoo Support3        
saudi arabia flag
Saudi Arabia4
Mobily Mobily Support3          
STC Saudi STC Saudi Support3        
Zain Zain Support3          
united arab emirates flag
United Arab Emirates4
Etisalat Etisalat Support3        
DU DU Support3        

Notes:

  1. May include an additional fee or requirement. Contact carrier for more information.
  2. If iPhone has been serviced, it may have a different part number.
  3. Technical support for iPhone in this region is provided by the carrier, not Apple.
  4. FaceTime is not available in this country.
  5. FaceTime may be unavailable if your device originates from this region and becomes unlocked or is used in another country.
  6. Carrier does not support MMS.
  7. FaceTime over Cellular requires iOS 6. Some users may notice decreased performance on some carriers while using FaceTime over Cellular on 2G networks.

Africa

botswana flag
Botswana
Orange Orange Support3       ✓   
cameroon flag
Cameroon
Orange Orange Support3       ✓   
central african republic flag
C. African Republic
Orange4 Orange Support3        
egypt flag
Egypt6
Etisalat Etisalat Support3      
Mobinil Mobinil Support3       ✓   
Vodafone Vodafone Egypt Support3       ✓ 
guinea flag
Guinea
Orange4 Orange Support3        
ivory coast flag
Ivory Coast
Orange4 Orange Support3       ✓ 
kenya flag
Kenya
Orange Orange Support3      
madagascar flag
Madagascar
Orange Orange Support3        ✓
mali flag
Mali
Orange Orange Support3       ✓ 
mauritius flag
Mauritius
Orange Orange Support3       ✓ 
morocco flag
Morocco
Meditel Meditel Support3       ✓   
niger flag
Niger
Orange Orange Support3       ✓   
reunion island flag
Reunion Island
Orange Orange Support     ✓ 
SFR4  SFR     ✓ 
senegal flag
Senegal
Orange Orange Support3        
south africa flag
South Africa
CellC CellC Support3    
Vodacom Vodacom South Africa Support3  
MTN MTN Support3    
8ta 8ta Support3      
tunisia flag
Tunisia
Orange Orange Support3        
uganda flag
Uganda
Orange4 Orange Uganda3        

Notes:

  1. May include an additional fee or requirement. Contact carrier for more information.
  2. If iPhone has been serviced, it may have a different part number.
  3. Technical support for iPhone in this region is provided by the carrier, not Apple.
  4. Carrier does not support MMS.
  5. FaceTime over Cellular requires iOS 6. Some users may notice decreased performance on some carriers while using FaceTime over Cellular on 2G networks.
  6. FaceTime may be unavailable if your device originates from Egypt and becomes unlocked or is used in another country.

Learn more

iPhone is available for purchase and activation through Apple, wireless carriers, and authorized resellers (not all options are available in all countries or locations). In most countries, the place of purchase will verify that you have an account with the carrier, and then give you instructions on how to activate your iPhone. Verification of carrier account is not required in countries in which unlocked iPhones are available for sale.

Apple Online Store sells unlocked iPhone in the following countries: Australia, Austria, Belgium (French, Dutch), Brazil, Canada (English, French), China, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong (English, Chinese), Hungary, Ireland, ItalyLuxembourg, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, South KoreaSpain, Sweden, Switzerland (French, German), Taiwan, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, and United States.

For additional information about iPhone wireless carriers worldwide and where to purchase, select your country.

Learn what to do if you're having trouble activating an iPhone on one of the carriers listed above.

Important: Mention of third-party websites and products is for informational purposes only and constitutes neither an endorsement nor a recommendation. Apple assumes no responsibility with regard to the selection, performance or use of information or products found at third-party websites. Apple provides this only as a convenience to our users. Apple has not tested the information found on these sites and makes no representations regarding its accuracy or reliability. There are risks inherent in the use of any information or products found on the Internet, and Apple assumes no responsibility in this regard. Please understand that a third-party site is independent from Apple and that Apple has no control over the content on that website. Please contact the vendor for additional information.
Last Modified: Jun 16, 2014
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