Germany: SMS Features and Restrictions

Sender ID:

There are no known restrictions on Sender ID to most of Germany.

26243 (Lycamobile) does not support numeric Sender IDs and all will be changed to NXSMS. Alphanumeric Sender IDs are supported and will not be changed.


Social invites:

As of April 2016 Social Invites are not allowed by T-Mobile Germany.

Our direct link to Germany is otherwise fully-featured, including support for:

  • Dynamic Sender ID
  • Concatenated messages
  • Unicode messages
  • Local time stamps
  • Ported number delivery

Other features/restrictions of note:

Delivery Receipts:
Handset DLRs are fully supported and are considered reliable


Global SMS Features Overview (Outbound only)

Global SMS Numbers Features Overview


Have more questions? Submit a request