Apple iPhone 6s/Plus country availability map and LTE bands compatibility

Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus rollout schedule and country availability map

Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus rollout schedule and country availability map


The Apple iPhone 6s and 6s Plus come in three different models, depending on their LTE bands coverage, but don't worry, the difference between the models is just one measly band 30, so there is a good chance that whichever model you pick up will work on most LTE networks around the globe.

The new iPhones support up to 23 different LTE bands, depending on the model, including all the TD-LTE ones found in places like China or Japan. That's a record for the phone industry, beating the previous iPhone 6 record by three extra bands. This way you can use your US-bought iPhone 6s and 6s Plus all over Europe and Asia with fast download speeds.

Of course, Apple is cautioning that it depends on individual carrier settings, saying that "unlocked models may support LTE networks outside the country of purchase when using a valid SIM from a supported carrier. Contact your carrier for more details," but if history is any indication, most of the times you can just pop a local LTE SIM card if you've bought your device unlocked, and enjoy the blazing download speeds that the local carrier in question offers you. Here are the countries and carriers each different iPhone 6s or 6s Plus model number supports.


Related phones

iPhone 6s
  • Display 4.7" 750 x 1334 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Apple A9 APL0898, Dual-core, 1840 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 1715 mAh(14h 3G talk time)
iPhone 6s Plus
  • Display 5.5" 1080 x 1920 pixels
  • Camera 12 MP / 5 MP front
  • Processor Apple A9, Dual-core, 1840 MHz
  • Storage 128 GB
  • Battery 2750 mAh(24h 3G talk time)

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3 Comments

1. No_Sammy_No_Gimmicks

Posts: 147; Member since: Jun 10, 2015

South Africa is already confirmed for October 16 by apple.com, update your map.

2. phonehome

Posts: 812; Member since: Dec 19, 2014

Interesting to see how fast speeds will be on AT&T's new band 30 in the major cities.

3. willywanta

Posts: 502; Member since: Jun 04, 2014

By the time iphone 6s/6s plus come to Indonesia, Samsung is about to unleash Galaxy s7. Well done Apple.

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