TELUS APN settings for Apple iPhone 5
Apple iPhone 5 is compatible with TELUS HSDPA and TELUS LTE.
To configure TELUS APN settings with Apple iPhone 5 follow below steps. Apple iPhone 5 maximum data transter speed with TELUS is 102/51 Mbps while TELUS is capable of speeds up to 300/100 Mbps.
TELUS Internet & MMS APN settings
In the main menu, tap Settings
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
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: 188.8.131.52
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 TELUS Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your iPhone 5, make below changes to TELUS Internet & MMS APN settings to get TELUS on your Apple iPhone 5.
For Apple iPhone 5, when you type TELUS APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering TELUS Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as sp.telus.com and not as SP.TELUS.COM or Sp.telus.com.
Apple iPhone 5 compatibility with TELUS
Apple iPhone 5 is compatible with below network frequencies of TELUS. iPhone 5 has variants GSM A1428 and A1429.
|HSDPA||GSM A1428||850 MHz, 1900 MHz|
|LTE||GSM A1428||Band 4 1700/2100 MHz|
Band 17 700 MHz*
|A1429||Band 5 850 MHz*|
Explain Apple iPhone 5 compatibility with TELUS
Apple iPhone 5 has modal variants GSM A1428 and A1429.
TELUS 3G APN with Apple iPhone 5
Apple iPhone 5 GSM A1428 supports TELUS 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.
TELUS 4G LTE APN with Apple iPhone 5
Compatibility of Apple iPhone 5 with TELUS 4G depends on the modal variants GSM A1428 and A1429.
Apple iPhone 5 GSM A1428 supports TELUS 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.
It will also support TELUS 4G on LTE Band 17 700 MHz only in some areas of Canada.
Apple iPhone 5 A1429 supports TELUS 4G on LTE Band 5 850 MHz only in some areas of Canada.
Overall compatibililty of Apple iPhone 5 with TELUS is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPhone 5 with TELUS, or the TELUS network support on Apple iPhone 5 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPhone 5 and TELUS network. Even Apple iPhone 5 is listed as compatible here, TELUS network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPhone 5 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if TELUS allows Apple iPhone 5 in their network, whether Apple iPhone 5 will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPhone 5 will work on TELUS and the network performance between TELUS and Apple iPhone 5. To check if Apple iPhone 5 is really allowed in TELUS network please contact TELUS support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPhone 5 to use on TELUS.
Max download & upload speeds on TELUS 4G for Apple iPhone 5 per LTE band
|Band 4 1700||GSM A1428||102 Mbps||51 Mbps|
Apple iPhone 5 network specifications
|OS||iOS 6, upgradable to iOS 9.2|
|Network bands||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - GSM A1428|
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - GSM A1428
LTE band 4(1700/2100), 17(700) - GSM A1428
LTE band 5(850), 3(1800), 1(2100) - A1429