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Giffgaff APN settings for Apple iPhone 6s Plus

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Apple iPhone 6s Plus is compatible with Giffgaff GSM, Giffgaff HSDPA and Giffgaff LTE.

To configure Giffgaff APN settings with Apple iPhone 6s Plus follow below steps.

Giffgaff Internet APN settings

In the main menu, tap Settings
Tap Cellular.

Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network
(If this setting does not appear on the device, it has not unlocked and settings cannot be configured manually.)

Go to Cellular Data section and enter below information

APN: giffgaff.com
Username: giffgaff
Password:

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

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



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

Giffgaff MMS APN settings

In the main menu, tap Settings
Tap Cellular.

Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network
(If this setting does not appear on the device, it has not unlocked and settings cannot be configured manually.)


Enter the below details in MMS section:

APN: giffgaff.com
Username: giffgaff
Password:
MMSC: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
MMS Proxy: 82.132.254.1:8080
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 6s Plus, when you type Giffgaff APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Giffgaff Internet APN settings make sure you enter APN as giffgaff.com and not as GIFFGAFF.COM or Giffgaff.com.

Apple iPhone 6s Plus compatibility with Giffgaff

Apple iPhone 6s Plus is compatible with below network frequencies of Giffgaff. iPhone 6s Plus has variants A1633 and A1634.

2G
GSM900 MHz, 1800 MHz
3G
HSDPA2100 MHz, 900 MHz
4G
LTEA1633Band 20 800 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
  A1634Band 20 800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
*These frequencies of Giffgaff may not have countrywide coverage for Apple iPhone 6s Plus.

Explain Apple iPhone 6s Plus compatibility with Giffgaff

Apple iPhone 6s Plus has modal variants A1633 and A1634.

Giffgaff 2G APN with Apple iPhone 6s Plus

Apple iPhone 6s Plus supports Giffgaff 2G on GSM 900 MHz and 1800 MHz.

Giffgaff 3G APN with Apple iPhone 6s Plus

Apple iPhone 6s Plus supports Giffgaff 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

Giffgaff 4G LTE APN with Apple iPhone 6s Plus

Compatibility of Apple iPhone 6s Plus with Giffgaff 4G depends on the modal variants A1633 and A1634.

A1633

Apple iPhone 6s Plus A1633 supports Giffgaff 4G on LTE Band 20 800 MHz.
It will also support Giffgaff 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz and Band 1 2100 MHz only in some areas of United Kingdom.

A1634

Apple iPhone 6s Plus A1634 supports Giffgaff 4G on LTE Band 20 800 MHz and Band 40 2300 MHz.
It will also support Giffgaff 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz and Band 1 2100 MHz only in some areas of United Kingdom.

Overall compatibililty of Apple iPhone 6s Plus with Giffgaff is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPhone 6s Plus with Giffgaff, or the Giffgaff network support on Apple iPhone 6s Plus we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPhone 6s Plus and Giffgaff network. Even Apple iPhone 6s Plus is listed as compatible here, Giffgaff network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPhone 6s Plus in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Giffgaff allows Apple iPhone 6s Plus in their network, whether Apple iPhone 6s Plus will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPhone 6s Plus will work on Giffgaff and the network performance between Giffgaff and Apple iPhone 6s Plus. To check if Apple iPhone 6s Plus is really allowed in Giffgaff network please contact Giffgaff support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPhone 6s Plus to use on Giffgaff.

Apple iPhone 6s Plus network specifications

OS iOS 9, upgradable to iOS 9.2
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
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) - A1633
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) - A1634
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Pear
Pear
When you buy a GiffGaff always on goodybag and it's mostly off, What a waste of 25 quid o2 Giffgaff
Tahmid
Tahmid
Text messages are still not sending @O2 @giffgaff o2down Giffgaffdown o2up giffgaff
Rachel Garden
Rachel Garden
O2 please fix the problem soon. My medical ID is rendered useless right now o2outage giffgaff