Phone Carrier Lookup

Cell Carrier Lookup & Landline Carrier Lookup

Phone Carrier Lookup Tool

Carrier Lookup by Phone Number

  • Make up to 5 Phone Carrier Lookup requests.

  • Example number format (727) 400-3253
 

Identify Mobile Network from Number

Phone Carrier Lookup allows you to determine the cell carrier of mobile phone numbers, but that’s not all. Our Phone Carrier Lookup service will also provide other helpful data about the quality of your contact information before you make contact with them, which when used properly will allow you to spend your time focusing on the best numbers. Use Phone Carrier Lookup to clean up and organize your lists by determining whether a phone number is a landline, cell, or VoIP. Then save time and money by reaching out via the proper channel.

Benefits of Using Phone Carrier Lookup

  • Provides Carrier Name

    Providing the carrier shows that you are familiar with the recipient, which reduces the chance of your message being handled as unsolicited.

  • Enhances SMS Routing

    Providing the carrier also helps text messaging servers determine most efficient delivery route for your message.

  • Identifies Phone Type

    Knowing if the number is a landline, cell, or VoIP allows you to reach the recipient through the right channel

  • Reduces Spam and Fraud

    Not all carriers are created equally, identify carriers commonly associated with fraud and add additional check points.

How Accurate is Phone Carrier Lookup?

Our service provides the absolute latest information available and uses the exact same data the carriers use to route traffic into and out of their system. Beware of carrier lookups that only tell you the default carrier based on area code and exchange. Today phone numbers are moved from landlines to cell phones and from carrier to carrier on a regular basis, which means if the data you are receiving is not real-time information you are out of date. Phone Carrier Lookup provides you with real-time data you can count on.

How to Use Phone Carrier Lookup Batch Processing

  • Login to the My.RealValidation.com customer portal

    If you don’t have an account yet start one here.

  • Navigate to the Validation tab

    The validation tab can be reached from the menu on the left or the icon on the top of the page

  • Select Carrier Lookup

    Carrier Lookup is located in the Select Validation Method dropdown menu

  • Review the file submission guidelines below the dropdown

    For complete Carrier Lookup documentation see Carrier Lookup API or batch instructions.

  • Submit file

    You can select choose file and browser for your file or simply drag and drop

How to submit a phone carrier lookup batch
  • Validated file will be emailed to you

    Files are processed as received. Depending on volume your file should be returned anywhere from 2 to 30 minutes. If you do not receive your file after 30 minutes please check your spam folder and whitelist Alert@RealValidation.com to ensure you receive files in the future.

To create a RealValidation account and get access to our entire suite of phone data services sign up here. Still have questions? Give us a call at 800.777.2770 we are happy to talk to you about your specific use case.

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