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How to Activate Airtel 4g SIM Card (Prepaid & Postpaid)

After launching its 4G services in 296 towns across India Bharti Airtel is planning to launch in some more cities. If you want to enjoy the Airtel 4G Speed internet you need to replace your old Airtel SIM with new Airtel 4G SIM. You can get the new 4G SIM for free of cost in its stores and also provides free shipping if you order online stores like Flipkart etc. If you are surfing for How to activate Airtel 4G SIM, then you came to right place.

Here we are providing simple steps for How to activate Airtel 4G SIM after porting. You can convert to New 4G Airtel SIM without changing your present Airtel mobile number.

The new 4G smart SIM comes along with two adapters so that you can place the SIM in Micro and Mini SIM-based smartphones. Also, Check out 150+ Funny Wi-Fi Names List

Pre-Requisite for Airtel 4G SIM Activation

  • Change your existing 3G SIM card with New Airtel 4G SIM.

How to Activate Airtel 4G SIM?

The process of replacing the old SIM is common for both Prepaid and postpaid subscribers. As Airtel is currently offering 4G at 3G rates if you have a 4G handset and SIM you will get 4G services on your existing 3G recharge benefits.

Steps to activate Airtel 4G SIM Card

  • Just send an simple SMS “SIM SPACE NEW_SIM_NUMBER” (“SIM 8991***************”) from your airtel mobile number and send it to 121.
  • You will get SMS “Reply 1 to confirm
  • Type 1 and send it to 121
  • You will get the following message:

“Dear Customer, We have received your request for new SIM activation on airtel mobile                      98******** and will be processed shortly. Your Old SIM will work till the new SIM gets activated.”

  • You will get the following message once the SIM gets activated.

“Your new SIM number <8991*************** > has been activated for your mobile  number 98********”

  • The new SIM will be activated within 5 minutes.

If you go to a new place which is not covered by Airtel 4G your SIM will work on 3G and 2G networks. If you buy a new Huawei Honor smartphone from Flipkart online store you can get double data benefits for two months.

Once you active Airtel 4G SIM in your mobile, you can enjoy the Airtel 4G Speed internet without any interruptions.

Activate Airtel 4g SIM

Once you active the new Airtel 4G SIM you will get a free subscription of Wynk Music and Wynk Movies so that you download unlimited songs and can watch free movies.

Airtel 4G SIM Not Activated?

Most of the people are searching on Google for Why My Airtel 4G SIM Not Activated?. There are so many reasons for not activating your SIM. The Documents you submitted while purchasing the SIM might be inaccurate.

Airtel 4G Services Available in

Andhra Pradesh (AP), Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Odisha (Orissa), Punjab, Rajasthan, Sikkim, Tamil Nadu (TN), Telangana, Tripura, Uttar Pradesh (UP East & UP West), Uttarakhand, West Bengal(WB).

Airtel 4G Unlimited Prepaid Plans

  • Airtel 199 Plan: 1.4 GB Data, Unlimited Local, STD, & Roaming Calls, and 100 SMS/Day – 28 Days Validity.
  • Airtel 249 Plan: 2 GB Data, Unlimited Local, STD, & Roaming Calls, and 100 SMS/Day – 28 Days Validity.
  • Airtel 349 Plan: 3 GB Data, Unlimited Local, STD, & Roaming Calls, and 100 SMS/Day – 28 Days Validity.
  • Airtel 399 Plan: 1.4 GB Data, Unlimited Local, STD, & Roaming Calls, and 100 SMS/Day – 70 Days Validity.
  • Airtel 448 Plan: 1.4 GB Data, Unlimited Local, STD, & Roaming Calls, and 100 SMS/Day – 82 Days Validity.
  • Airtel 449 Plan: 2 GB Data, Unlimited Local, STD, & Roaming Calls, and 100 SMS/Day – 70 Days Validity.
  • Airtel 499 Plan: 2 GB Data, Unlimited Local, STD, & Roaming Calls, and 100 SMS/Day – 82 Days Validity.
  • Airtel 509 Plan: 1.4 GB Data, Unlimited Local, STD, & Roaming Calls, and 100 SMS/Day – 90 Days Validity.

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21 comments

  1. I have purchased a new airtel prepaid sim card 9867564933 and it’s not been activated yet .
    So please activate my sim card as fast as possible.

  2. I have purchased a new airtel prepaid sim card 9867564933 and it’s not been activated yet .
    So please activate my sim card .

  3. I have purchased a mobile last 4 month back in get one 4G sim card but I am not activate still now….so now I want to activate that sim card ….I send msg to 121 but that msg is not sending. .please can you suggest what can I do now….

  4. when my airtel new sim will activate the what about my old sim. old sim will be west.

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  13. Hello i have purchased a new airtel 4g sim before 10 days but now only i have put on to my phone. I do gwt tower but am not ennable to tele verify my number i get only emergency call notification through out

  14. Dear Sir,

    I have got a new mobile which requires Micro SIM , but my existing mobile has other which is not fitting, so I got a micro SIM which I am unable to to activate as per procedure with my existing mobile. Kindly help me to activate it.

    Thank you

    Muthukumar

  15. I get 4g sim of airtel same i do but when i see in status bar it shows airtel 3g plz help

  16. I have activated my Mobile from 3G to 4G with new 4G SIM. But after activation, it still indicate 3G in Patna.

  17. Sathyanarayana Rao k.v.

    Ihad 3g microsim. i visited airtel center and got nano sim to mmy new 4g phone. so for not activated. when it will be activated. what is the procedure.please inform me

  18. Sathyanarayana Rao k.v.

    I had microsim. Ivisted airtel center and got nano sim. it is not yet activated.when it will be activated. one day over.. what is the procedure. inform me please.

  19. CHANDRAN VELMURUGAN

    Dear Sir,

    I change my mobile no from vodophone to airtel few days ago but it is not been activated so far. kindly activate asap.

  20. MY NEW 4G SIM NOT ACTIVATE NO IS 9013875584

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