Vodafone APN settings for Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Air 2 is compatible with Vodafone GSM, Vodafone HSDPA and Vodafone LTE.
To configure Vodafone APN settings with Apple iPad Air 2 follow below steps. Apple iPad Air 2 maximum data transter speed with Vodafone is 150.8/51 Mbps while Vodafone is capable of speeds up to 300/100 Mbps.
Vodafone Internet & MMS APN settings
In the main menu, tap Settings
Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Network.
(If this setting does not appear on the device, it has not unlocked and settings cannot be manipulated manually.)
Go to Cellular Data section and enter below information
Go to LTE Setup (Optional) section and enter below information
APN: (Leave Blank)
Username: (Leave Blank)
Password: (Leave Blank)
Enter the below details in MMS section:
MMS Proxy: 212.183.137.012
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.
If the above Vodafone Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your iPad Air 2, make below changes to Vodafone Internet & MMS APN settings to get Vodafone UK on your Apple iPad Air 2.
If the above Vodafone Internet & MMS APN settings too do not work on your iPad Air 2, make below changes to Vodafone Internet & MMS APN settings to get Vodafone UK Prepay on your Apple iPad Air 2.
For Apple iPad Air 2, when you type Vodafone APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Vodafone Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as wap.vodafone.co.uk and not as WAP.VODAFONE.CO.UK or Wap.vodafone.co.uk. If entering Vodafone UK Prepay APN Settings above to your Apple iPad Air 2, APN should be entered as pp.vodafone.co.uk and not as PP.VODAFONE.CO.UK or Pp.vodafone.co.uk.
Apple iPad Air 2 compatibility with Vodafone
Apple iPad Air 2 is compatible with below network frequencies of Vodafone. iPad Air 2 has variants A1567.
|GSM||1800 MHz, 900 MHz|
|HSDPA||2100 MHz, 900 MHz|
|LTE||A1567||Band 20 800 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz, Band 38 2600 MHz|
Band 3 1800 MHz*
Explain Apple iPad Air 2 compatibility with Vodafone
Apple iPad Air 2 has modal variants A1567.
Vodafone 2G APN with Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Air 2 supports Vodafone 2G on GSM 1800 MHz and 900 MHz.
Vodafone 3G APN with Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Air 2 supports Vodafone 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.
Vodafone 4G LTE APN with Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Air 2 A1567 supports Vodafone 4G on LTE Band 20 800 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz and Band 38 2600 MHz.
It will also support Vodafone 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz only in some areas of United Kingdom.
Overall compatibililty of Apple iPad Air 2 with Vodafone is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPad Air 2 with Vodafone, or the Vodafone network support on Apple iPad Air 2 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPad Air 2 and Vodafone network. Even Apple iPad Air 2 is listed as compatible here, Vodafone network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPad Air 2 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Vodafone allows Apple iPad Air 2 in their network, whether Apple iPad Air 2 will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPad Air 2 will work on Vodafone and the network performance between Vodafone and Apple iPad Air 2. To check if Apple iPad Air 2 is really allowed in Vodafone network please contact Vodafone support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPad Air 2 to use on Vodafone.
Max download & upload speeds on Vodafone 4G for Apple iPad Air 2 per LTE band
|Band 1 2100||A1567||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
|Band 20 800||A1567||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
|Band 3 1800||A1567||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
|Band 38 2600||A1567||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
|Band 7 2600||A1567||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
Apple iPad Air 2 network specifications
|OS||iOS 8.1, upgradable to iOS 9.2|
|Network bands||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 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), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - A1567