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Metro APN settings for Apple iPad mini 4

      Metro   Apple iPad mini 4   iOS

Apple iPad mini 4 is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Metro LTE.

To configure Metro APN settings with Apple iPad mini 4 follow below steps.

Metro Internet & MMS APN settings

In the main menu, tap Settings
Tap Cellular.

Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network
(If this setting does not appear on the device, it has not unlocked and settings cannot be configured manually.)

Go to Cellular Data section and enter below information

APN: fast.metropcs.com
Username:
Password:

Go to LTE Setup (Optional) section and enter below information

APN: (Leave Blank)
Username: (Leave Blank)
Password: (Leave Blank)


Enter the below details in MMS section:

APN: fast.metropcs.com
Username:
Password:
MMSC: http://metropcs.mmsmvno.com/mms/wapenc
MMS Proxy:
MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf


Press the Home button to save the APN and exit to the main screen.
Restart the device.

If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your iPad mini 4, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Apple iPad mini 4.

No changes from above setting necessary to use MetroPCS 160 with Apple iPad mini 4.

For Apple iPad mini 4, when you type Metro APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Metro Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as fast.metropcs.com and not as FAST.METROPCS.COM or Fast.metropcs.com.

Apple iPad mini 4 compatibility with Metro

Apple iPad mini 4 is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro. iPad mini 4 has variants Cellular version only.

2G
GSM1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA1700 MHz, 2100 MHz
4G
LTECellular version onlyBand 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 2 1900 MHz*
*These frequencies of Metro may not have countrywide coverage for Apple iPad mini 4.

Explain Apple iPad mini 4 compatibility with Metro

Apple iPad mini 4 has modal variants Cellular version only.

Metro 2G APN with Apple iPad mini 4

Apple iPad mini 4 supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with Apple iPad mini 4

Apple iPad mini 4 supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 1700 MHz and 2100 MHz.

Metro 4G LTE APN with Apple iPad mini 4

Cellular version only

Apple iPad mini 4 Cellular version only supports Metro 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.
It will also support Metro 4G on LTE Band 2 1900 MHz only in some areas of United States.

Overall compatibililty of Apple iPad mini 4 with Metro is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPad mini 4 with Metro, or the Metro network support on Apple iPad mini 4 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPad mini 4 and Metro network. Even Apple iPad mini 4 is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPad mini 4 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Apple iPad mini 4 in their network, whether Apple iPad mini 4 will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPad mini 4 will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Apple iPad mini 4. To check if Apple iPad mini 4 is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPad mini 4 to use on Metro.

Apple iPad mini 4 network specifications

OS iOS 9, upgradable to iOS 9.2
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - Cellular version only
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
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