The Complete Guide to iPhone Service Providers



The Complete Guide to iPhone Service Providers

In an effort to help our readers get official, localized information on Apple’s next-generation iPhones, which will soon be rolled out across the Americas, Europe, Asia, Africa and the Middle East, we have created a page called The Complete Guide to iPhone Service Providers. For now, our goal is to provide links to local telecom providers, learn whether or not high-speed 3G networking services are available, and also determine whether Apple offers online sales of hardware or iTunes Store content for each country on the list. We will update this list as new carriers are announced.

* Denotes App Store-only country.

Country + Region Carriers 3G Option iTunes Store Store
North America
Canada Rogers Wireless Yes Yes Yes
Mexico Telcel/America Movil* Yes Yes* Yes
United States AT&T (3G Coverage Maps) Yes Yes Yes
South America/Caribbean
Argentina Claro/America Movil*, Movistar/Telefonica Yes Yes* No
Brazil Claro/America Movil*, Vivo/Telefonica, TIM Yes Yes* No
Chile Claro/America Movil*, Telefonica Yes Yes* No
Colombia Comcel/America Movil*, Telefonica Yes Yes* No
Dominican Republic Orange, Claro/America Movil* Yes No No
Ecuador Porta/America Movil*, Movistar/Telefonica Yes No No
El Salvador Claro/America Movil*, Telefonica Yes Yes* No
French West Indies Orange Yes No No
Guatemala Claro/America Movil*, Telefonica Yes Yes* No
Honduras Claro/America Movil* Yes No No
Jamaica MiPhone No No No
Nicaragua Claro/America Movil*, Movistar/Telefonica Yes No No
Panama Movistar/Telefonica No Yes* No
Paraguay Claro/America Movil* No No No
Peru Claro/America Movil*, Peru No Yes* No
Uruguay Claro/America Movil*, Movistar/Telefonica Yes No No
Venezuela Movistar/Telefonica No Yes* No
Africa/Middle East
Botswana Orange No No No
Cameroon Orange No No No
Central African Republic Orange No No No
Egypt Orange, Vodafone Yes No No
Equatorial Guinea Orange No No No
Guinea Orange No No No
Guinea-Bissau Orange No No No
Ivory Coast Orange No No No
Jordan Orange No No No
Kenya Orange No No No
Madagascar Orange No No No
Mali Orange No No No
Mauritius Orange No No No
Niger Orange No No No
Qatar Vodafone No Yes* No
Senegal Orange No No No
South Africa Vodacom/Vodafone Yes Yes* No
Austria One/Orange, T-Mobile Yes Yes Yes
Belgium Mobistar/Orange Yes Yes Yes
Croatia T-Mobile Yes Yes* No
Czech Republic O2/Telefonica, T-Mobile, Vodafone Yes Yes* No
Denmark TeliaSonera Yes Yes Yes
Estonia TeliaSonera Yes No No
Finland TeliaSonera Yes Yes Yes
France Orange Yes Yes Yes
Germany T-Mobile Yes Yes Yes
Greece Vodafone Yes Yes No
Hungary T-Mobile Yes Yes* No
Ireland O2 Yes Yes Yes
Italy Telecom Italia Mobile (TIM), Vodafone Yes Yes Yes
Latvia LMT/TeliaSonera Yes No No
Liechtenstein Orange, Swisscom Yes No No
Lithuania TeliaSonera Yes No No
Luxembourg VOXmobile, LUXGSM Yes Yes Yes
Malta Vodafone No No No
Moldova Orange Yes No No
Norway TeliaSonera Yes Yes Yes
Poland ERA/PTC/T-Mobile, Orange Yes Yes* No
Portugal Optimus/Orange, Vodafone Yes Yes Yes
Réunion Island Orange Yes No No
Romania Orange Yes Yes* No
Russia MTS, MegaFon, Vimpelcom Yes Yes* No
Slovakia Orange, T-Mobile Yes Yes* No
Spain Movistar/Telefonica Yes Yes Yes
Sweden TeliaSonera Yes Yes Yes
Switzerland Orange, Swisscom Yes Yes Yes
The Netherlands T-Mobile Yes Yes Yes
Turkey Turkcell, Vodafone No Yes* No
United Kingdom O2 Yes Yes Yes
Australia Optus, Telstra, Vodafone Yes Yes Yes
Hong Kong 3/Hutchison Telecom Yes Yes* Yes
India Bharti Airtel, Vodafone No Yes* No
Japan SoftBank Mobile Yes Yes Yes
Macau 3 Macau/Hutchison Telecom Yes No No
New Zealand Vodafone Yes Yes Yes
Philippines Globe Telecom Yes Yes* No
Singapore SingTel Yes Yes* Yes
Taiwan Chunghwa Telecom Yes Yes* Yes

Jeremy Horwitz

Jeremy Horwitz was the Editor-in-Chief at iLounge. He has written over 5,000 articles and reviews for the website and is one of the most respected members of the Apple media. Horwitz has been following Apple since the release of the original iPod in 2001. He was one of the first reviewers to receive a pre-release unit of the device, and his review helped put iLounge on the map as a go-to source for Apple news.