Is my iPhone GSM or CDMA or both?

September 28, 2020 Off By idswater

Is my iPhone GSM or CDMA or both?

If your phone has an MEID or an ESN number, it’s CDMA. If you see an IMEI number then it’s GSM. If you see both, then your device supports both technologies (lucky you!).

How do I know if my iPhone 5s is GSM or global?

Check the “Model” at the bottom on the back of the phone and cross-reference it with the model number on that list. Here are the relevant iPhone 5 data: GSM models: A1428, A1533 and A1530. CDMA models: A1429 and A1453.

Does iPhone 5 have CDMA?

Due to 4G LTE fragmentation, Apple has had to make three different models of the iPhone 5. Where the iPhone 4S was a dual GSM/CDMA device, meaning one model for all carriers, the LTE-enabled iPhone 5 comes in two separate GSM models and one CDMA model.

Is iPhone 5s A1453 GSM or CDMA?

iPhone Q&A

iPhone 5s Model Number CDMA EV-DO
GSM/North America A1533† None
CDMA/Verizon A1533 800, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
CDMA/China Tel. A1533 800, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz
CDMA/US/Japan A1453 800, 1700/2100, 1900, 2100 MHz

Is iPhone 12 CDMA or GSM?

Luckily, the iPhone 12 Pro has a single model number that supports all US carriers. This includes support for both GSM and CDMA networks, as well as 4G LTE and 5G bands.

Can iPhone 5s work on any carrier?

The iPhone 5s from Sprint is technically compatible with all four carriers’ 3G and 4G networks, though it’s missing bands from each, which may limit performance. This is especially true when it comes to T-Mobile, as it’s missing three of the carrier’s 4G bands.

Which iPhones are LTE?

The latest iPhones are fastest because they feature LTE Category 16 modems, while iPhone 6S, iPhone 7, and iPhone 8 have between Category 6 and Category 12 modems. OpenSignal also finds that Plus models don’t have better 4G speeds than their smaller counterparts.

Does iPhone 5 have 4G?

The iPhone 5 is Apple’s first phone to add support for 4G, which is also known as LTE.