New Delhi: 5g software update : If you have Airtel or Jio 5G connectivity in your city and you have an iPhone model with 5G support, then there is a bad news for you. In fact, iPhone models need a firmware update to support 5G networks in India. For those who haven’t yet. Now Apple has confirmed that compatible iPhone models will receive this update in India in December. That means Android users can still start using 5G services in cities like New Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Kolkata and Varanasi. Premium iPhone users will have to wait. The government has asked top smartphone brands to simplify the process of 5G rollout in India.
Apple will provide the best 5G experience
Californian tech company Apple told a news agency that we are working with many carrier partners in India. Which can provide the best 5G experience to iPhone users. Such network validation will be done after completion of quality and performance testing. 5G will be enabled through a software update. Which will be rolled out for iPhone users in December.
These models will get the new 5G update
The devices that will be enabled by the new software update from Apple for 5G service include iPhone 14, iPhone 13, iPhone 12 and iPhone SE (3rd generation). The company is testing 5G networks in iPhone models with telecom operators in India.
iPhone will not support mmWave 5G in India
iPhone models offer 5G services to iPhone users with over 250 carriers in 70 different markets around the world. However, iPhone models in India will not support mmWave 5G. This means that the iPhone 12, iPhone 13, and iPhone 14 models will not have Jio’s 700MHz 5G internet.