Comcast email settings for iPhone

On this page you find the Comcast mail settings for iPhone. Follow the step-by-step iPhone guide or use the settings overview with the imap and pop3 server email settings for Comcast.

Mail settings Comcast

POP / IMAP pop3
Incoming server mail.comcast.net
Incoming port 993
SSl (security) incoming ssl
Outgoing server smtp.comcast.net
Outgoing port 587
Requires sign-in yes

iPhone guide to setup Comcast mail

1 Open 'Settings', click on 'Passwords & accounts' and 'Add account'.

Click on your provider name if it's listed, otherwise click on 'Other'

2 Choose 'Add mail account', and enter the following information:

Name: your own name
Email: your Comcast email address
Password: your Comcast email password
Description: a personal description

3 Choose pop3 and enter the following details under 'Incoming mail server':

Hostname: mail.comcast.net
Username: your Comcast email address
Password: your Comcast email password

4 Under 'Outgoing mail server' enter the details below and choose 'next':

Hostname: smtp.comcast.net
Username: your Comcast email address
Password: your Comcast email password

5 Make sure 'Email' is checked and click 'Save'.

Your email account is now saved. In the next steps we check if all settings are correct.

6 Click on your newly created email address and choose 'Advanced'. Make sure that the following data is correct under 'Incoming server':

Use SSL: on
Identity check: password
Server port: 993

7 Go back to the previous screen and under 'Outgoing server' click on smtp.comcast.net. Make sure the following information is correct:

Use SSL: on
Identity check: password
Server port: 587

8 Choose 'Done' at the top right and restart the iPhone to activate the settings.

Congratulations, your account is now set up. Open the mail app to use your account.

Question and Answer

Have a question regarding your iPhone email setup or think you can help other Comcast users out? Please comment below!

  • see earlier message

    9 months ago
  • cannot send email from my iPhone. I have already got in touch with a helpers but was transferred to a $1 service and could not get onto it.

    9 months ago
  • I want to use POP with my comcast.net account on my iPhone XR with IOS 13.3, When I try to add the account, after I enter the account info and check next, I automatically get IMAP. There is no way to select POP there. I have other POP accounts already there. How can get this setup?

    10 months ago
  • Why do I receive a message saying "your comcast settings are out of date"

    1 year ago