Airtel APN Settings

How to Configure Airtel Internet Configuration Settings Manually and Automatically 2022

In terms of smartphone browsing, Airtel provides one of the greatest experiences in Nigeria. Unfortunately, there are times when users must manually configure their Airtel internet configuration Settings in order to successfully browse the internet.

The reason for this is that the settings may not be received immediately on their phones in some situations, and as a result, they will need to manually set up their phones on the Airtel network in order to access the internet.

Airtel APN Settings

You must ensure that your APN settings on the Airtel network are configured correctly in order to have internet access on your mobile phones, tablets, or other data-enabled devices.

The settings are usually automatically configured whenever you install the Airtel SIM. However, there may be times when a manual configuration is required.

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This varies depending on the device. This article explains how to configure your Airtel APN settings for 4G browsing and fast downloading on Android mobile, MiFi, iOS, and modems.

We live in a world where browsing the web has become the order of the day. There is a lot going on around the web that requires us to always be online. If you’re one of those people, then you should at least know how to do a simple setup of your Airtel APN settings manually if need be.

In today’s article, I will be taking you step-by-step on how you can configure your Airtel internet settings all by yourself. Let’s get this show underway!

How to Configure Airtel Internet Configuration Settings

To start enjoying high-speed internet, you need the right settings on your device. Please follow these simple steps to get ready for an unbeatable internet experience.

Airtel APN settings will be sent to you by SMS if you’re inserting a SIM for the first time. Please save the settings as soon as they are delivered to avoid deleting them in error. So for those existing users who need to configure it manually, here are the steps for you!

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Airtel Internet Manual Configuration Settings

  • Navigate to your ‘Settings‘ on your device.
  • Next, navigate to ‘Mobile Networks‘ and then to ‘Access Point Names‘.
  • Select the network you would like to manually configure its settings and tap on ‘New APN‘.
  • Under ‘New APN’, enter name as ‘Airtel Internet
  • Then enter ‘APN’ as
  • Enter ‘MCC‘ as ‘621‘ and
  • Enter ‘MNC‘ as ‘20
  • Finally, mark ‘APN enable/disable‘ (make sure it says ‘APN enabled’.
  • Click ‘Save‘.
  • Now select your saved APN as your default APN.
  • Done!

Airtel Internet Settings for Smartphones and Devices

Account Name: Airtel GRPS (can be anything)


Username: Please leave blank

Password: Please leave blank

Access point name (APN):

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I hope you were able to follow this guide to set up your Airtel APN settings for the first time? Let us know if you have any questions about this. Simply ask via the comment box below. Thanks!

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