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To Which List of Smartphones/Devices/Handsets/Mobiles Does the Airtel VoLTE network support? How to get/use Airtel VoLTE service on your Smartphones/Devices/Handsets/Mobiles?

Airtel VoLTE (Voice over LTE) is an advanced service through which customers can experience HD quality crystal clear voice with faster call setup time. While using VoLTE services, users can continue to have uninterrupted high-speed 4G internet experience.

Airtel VoLTE users will experience true HD voice. Airtel customers with VoLTE services can experience superior call quality and faster call setup time compared to normal voice calls.

How to identify whether I am using Airtel VoLTE service or not?

Android users can see “HD/VoLTE” icon on the top bar of the screen, which indicates that their phone is ready for VoLTE calls. For iOS users, there is no visual representation. However, they can verify VoLTE-readiness through the settings under mobile data.

For iOS: Settings -> Mobile Data -> Mobile Data Options -> Enable 4G -> Turn on Voice & Data
For Android: Settings -> Settings -> Mobile Network -> Turn on VoLTE call

These settings may differ from one handset manufacturer to another.

Will my current 4G smartphone support Airtel VoLTE services?

Yes, your existing 4G smartphone can be used to experience Airtel VoLTE services as long as you have completed the software upgrade for your smartphone. Please refer to the below-mentioned list on the page to know the list of compatible devices or smartphones that support Airtel VoLTE network.

How to use Airtel VoLTE on your smartphone?

To enjoy Airtel VoLTE services, please follow the below steps:
  • Verify compatibility of your smartphone model with Airtel VoLTE services (List of devices given in the above section)
  • Ensure that your handset has been upgraded with the latest software provided by your handset manufacturer
  • Ensure that you are using a 4G compatible SIM (Don’t have a 4G SIM? Get it delivered at your doorstep)
  • Verify that the VoLTE voice calling feature has been enabled on your smartphone –
  • For iOS: Settings -> Mobile Data -> Mobile Data Options -> Enable 4G -> Turn on Voice & Data
  • For Android: Settings -> Settings -> Mobile Network -> Turn on VoLTE call
  • For users with Dual SIM handsets, Airtel SIM should be inserted in the SIM slot with data capability and network mode as “4G/3G/2G (Auto)”. Follow these steps to enable the same – Settings -> Sim networks -> Preferred network type -> 4G/3G/2G

Settings may differ from one handset manufacturer to another. In case you need assistance, please call 121.

Airtel VoLTE service is currently available only in Mumbai. Calls made using Airtel’s VoLTE Services to any other network or number not having VoLTE Services just like the voice normal calls and will be charged at the existing prices/ plans as applicable to other networks for the duration of the call and would not consume any additional data. You don't need any special pack to use Airtel VoLTE. Your existing plan will support all the VoLTE services.


I am a Dual SIM customer. Can I still use Airtel VoLTE?

Yes. You just have to ensure that the Airtel 4G SIM is inserted in the SIM slot with data capability and select the “4G/3G/2G (Auto)” as the preferred network mode. Follow these steps to enable the same – Settings -> SIM networks -> Preferred network type -> 4G/3G/2G.

Upon verification of the above, your handset should show 4G with HD/VoLTE icon on the top bar of the screen, indicating that your device is ready for VoLTE calls.

List of compatible devices or smartphones that supporting Airtel VoLTE network:

At present these Mobile Phones are compatible with Airtel VoLTE. Check the list below whether your device supports Airtel VoLTE or not

Apple: iPhone SE, iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPhone 6S/6S Plus, iPhone 7/7 Plus
Samsung: J700, A800, J2 Pro and J2 2016
Xiaomi: Mi Max, Redmi Note 4, Mi Max Prime, Mi 5
Gionee: Gionee A1
Oppo: Oppo F3

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