Airtel launches 5G service: How to activate and access 5G on your phone

Sunil Bharti Mittal, president of Bharti Airtel announced the launch of 5G services in India at the sixth edition of Mobile Congress of India (IMC 2022). Starting today (October 1st), Airtel’s 5G services will be available in select cities and users can now experience 5G service on their smartphones.
So, if you are wondering how to try Airtel’s 5G service and all you need for it, here is our detailed guide for you:
Cities where Airtel 5G services will be available
Airtel has now announced the launch of its 5G services in Delhi, Varanasi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Chennai and Siliguri. Although the company has not yet specified the exact location or region where the services will be available.
How to check if your phone and location are 5G ready
Airtel has confirmed that users will be able to check the availability of 5G in their region along with 5G compatibility for their existing smartphones using the Airtel Thanks app at the launch of 5G.
What you need to use 5G service on your smartphone

  • You need to be in a locality where 5G service is available. Airtel mentioned that 5G service is currently only available where 5G towers are installed.
  • 5G Compatible Smartphones – Most recently launched smartphones are 5G supported (click here to check the list of all 5G smartphones under Rs 20,000)
  • Airtel connection active: 4G SIM now 5G ready

Steps to enable 5G on your smartphone

  • Open the Settings app on your smartphone
  • Towards Connect or Mobile network option
  • Tap on Network Mode and select the 5G/4G/3G/2G option

That’s it. When the network mode is set to 5G, the smartphone will automatically start showing the 5G logo at the top if you are in a 5G supported area.


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