Airtel recently announced the launch of 5G service in 8 cities.
People who have 5G enabled phone can use 5G service.
5G enabled phone users do not need to buy a new SIM
New Delhi. Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched 5G services in India last week. Since then, all major telecom operators are planning to start 5G services in a phased manner. Recently, Airtel CEO Sunil Bharti Mittal announced the launch of its 5G service in 8 cities. These cities include Delhi, Varanasi, Nagpur, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Chennai and Siliguri.
If you live in one of these 8 cities, you can activate 5G network on your smartphone. It is worth noting that only those who have a 5G enabled phone can use 5G service. If you also want to enjoy high-speed internet to stream movies or play games, then you need to have a 5G-enabled handset.
Let us tell you that if you have a 5G enabled phone, then you do not need a new SIM. Users can activate 5G service on existing SIM card. Also 5G network can be used only if you are in a 5G supported location.
how to activate 5g network on smartphone
To activate 5G network on your smartphone, first go to the Settings menu of your phone. Here click on the option of Connection or Mobile Network. Then tap on Network Mode and select 5G/4G/3G/2G option. Here on the top right corner of the screen of your smartphone go back to the home screen to see the 5G network mode.
5G network will also be available on 4G SIM
According to Airtel, 4G SIM can work in phones with 5G support. However, you will need a 5G SIM along with a 5G phone to get the most out of the 5G network. To enjoy 5G service, all you need is a 5G network compatible smartphone. If your phone isn’t 5G-enabled, you won’t be able to access 5G networks and enjoy the fast speeds and connectivity of 5G networks.