iPhone models supported by China Mobile, China Unicom, and China Telecom‘s LTE, 3G, and 2G networks

Find out if your iPhone model supports China Mobile, China Unicom, or China Telecom's LTE, 3G, or 2G networks.

China Mobile LTE network

You can use these iPhone models with China Mobile’s LTE network:

  • iPhone 6s (Model A1691, A1700)
  • iPhone 6s Plus (Model A1690, A1699)
  • iPhone 6 (Model A1586, A1589)
  • iPhone 6 Plus (Model A1524, A1593)
  • iPhone SE (Model A1723, A1724)
  • iPhone 5s (Model A1518, A1530)
  • iPhone 5c (Model A1516, A1529)

China Mobile 3G network

You can use these iPhone models with China Mobile’s 3G network:

  • iPhone 6s (Model A1691, A1700)
  • iPhone 6s Plus (Model A1690, A1699)
  • iPhone 6 (Model A1586, A1589)
  • iPhone 6 Plus (Model A1524, A1593)
  • iPhone SE (Model A1723, A1724)
  • iPhone 5s (Model A1518, A1530)
  • iPhone 5c (Model A1516, A1529)

China Mobile 2G network

You can use these iPhone models with China Mobile’s 2G network:

  • iPhone 6s (Model A1691, A1700)
  • iPhone 6s Plus (Model A1690, A1699)
  • iPhone 6 (Model A1586, A1589)
  • iPhone 6 Plus (Model A1524, A1593)
  • iPhone SE (Model A1723, A1724)
  • iPhone 5s (Model A1518, A1528, A1530)
  • iPhone 5c (Model A1516, A1526, A1529)

If you bought one of these iPhone models overseas, you can use China Mobile’s 2G network:

  • iPhone 5s (Model A1530)
  • iPhone 5c (Model A1529)

These models can also use China Mobile’s 3G and 4G networks, but you need a carrier settings update.

If you’re traveling overseas with a China Mobile iPhone 5s (Model A1518) or iPhone 5c (Model A1516), you can use 3G WCDMA with an overseas SIM card or through a roaming agreement with another carrier.

China Unicom LTE network

You can use these iPhone models with China Unicom’s LTE network:

  • iPhone 6s (Model A1700)
  • iPhone 6s Plus (Model A1699)
  • iPhone 6 (Model A1586)
  • iPhone 6 Plus (Model A1524)
  • iPhone SE (Model A1723)
  • iPhone 5s (Model A1530)
  • iPhone 5c (Model A1529)

China Unicom 3G network

You can use these iPhone models with China Unicom’s 2G network:

  • iPhone 6s (Model A1700)
  • iPhone 6s Plus (Model A1699)
  • iPhone 6 (Model A1586)
  • iPhone 6 Plus (Model A1524)
  • iPhone SE (Model A1723)
  • iPhone 5s (Model A1528, A1530)
  • iPhone 5c (Model A1526, A1529)

China Unicom 2G network

You can use these iPhone models with China Unicom’s 2G network:

  • iPhone 6s (Model A1691, A1700)
  • iPhone 6s Plus (Model A1690, A1699)
  • iPhone 6 (Model A1586, A1589)
  • iPhone 6 Plus (Model A1524, A1593)
  • iPhone SE (Model A1723, A1724)
  • iPhone 5s (Model A1518, A1528, A1530)
  • iPhone 5c (Model A1516, A1526, A1529)

If you purchased one of these iPhone models outside of China, then take it to China, you might see the option to Enable 3G even if you can use 4G LTE:

  • iPhone 5s (Model A1530)
  • iPhone 5c (Model A1529)

China Telecom LTE network

You can use these iPhone models with China Telecom’s LTE network:

  • iPhone 6s (Model A1700)
  • iPhone 6s Plus (Model A1699)
  • iPhone 6 (Model A1586)
  • iPhone 6 Plus (Model A1524)
  • iPhone SE (Model A1723)

China telecom 3G network

You can use these iPhone models with China Telecom’s 2G network:

  • iPhone 6s (Model A1700)
  • iPhone 6s Plus (Model A1699)
  • iPhone 6 (Model A1586)
  • iPhone 6 Plus (Model A1524)
  • iPhone SE (Model A1723)
  • iPhone 5s (Model A1533)
  • iPhone 5c (Model A1532)

China telecom 2G network

You can use these iPhone models with China Telecom’s 2G network:

  • iPhone 6s (Model A1700)
  • iPhone 6s Plus (Model A1699)
  • iPhone 6 (Model A1586)
  • iPhone 6 Plus (Model A1524)
  • iPhone SE (Model A1723)
  • iPhone 5s (Model A1533)
  • iPhone 5c (Model A1532)

If you purchased one of these iPhone models outside of China, then take it to China, you might see the option to Enable 3G even if you can use 4G LTE:

  • iPhone 5s (Model A1530)
  • iPhone 5c (Model A1529)

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