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Metro APN settings for Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017)

      Metro   Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017)   iOS

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Metro LTE.

To configure Metro APN settings with Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) follow below steps.

Metro Internet & MMS APN settings

From main menu, select Settings and then Cellular.

Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network
(If this setting does not appear it cannot be configured manually. Please contact the seller.)

Go to Cellular Data and enter information as below

APN: fast.metropcs.com
Username:
Password:

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

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 iPhone.

If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your iPad Pro 12.9 (2017), make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017).

No changes from above setting necessary to use MetroPCS 160 with Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017).

For Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017), 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 Pro 12.9 (2017) compatibility with Metro

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro.

2G
GSM1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA1700 MHz, 2100 MHz
4G
LTEBand 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz*
*These frequencies of Metro may not have countrywide coverage for Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017).

Explain Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) compatibility with Metro

Metro 2G APN with Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017)

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017)

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 1700 MHz and 2100 MHz.

Metro 4G LTE APN with Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017)

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) supports Metro 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.
It will also support Metro 4G on LTE Band 2 1900 MHz and Band 12 700 MHz only in some areas of United States.

Overall compatibililty of Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) with Metro is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) with Metro, or the Metro network support on Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) and Metro network. Even Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) in their network, whether Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017). To check if Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) to use on Metro.

Apple iPad Pro 12.9 (2017) network specifications

OS iOS 10.3.2, upgradable to iOS 11.2
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 11(1500), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 21(1500), 25(1900), 26(850), 27(800), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
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