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Metro APN settings for Apple iPhone 6s

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Apple iPhone 6s is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Metro LTE.

To configure Metro APN settings with Apple iPhone 6s 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 iPhone 6s, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Apple iPhone 6s.

No changes from above setting necessary to use MetroPCS 160 with Apple iPhone 6s.

For Apple iPhone 6s, 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 iPhone 6s compatibility with Metro

Apple iPhone 6s is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro. iPhone 6s has variants A1688 and A1687.

2G
GSM1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA1700 MHz, 2100 MHz
4G
LTEA1688Band 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz*
  A1687Band 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz*
*These frequencies of Metro may not have countrywide coverage for Apple iPhone 6s.

Explain Apple iPhone 6s compatibility with Metro

Apple iPhone 6s has modal variants A1688 and A1687.

Metro 2G APN with Apple iPhone 6s

Apple iPhone 6s supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with Apple iPhone 6s

Apple iPhone 6s supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 1700 MHz and 2100 MHz.

Metro 4G LTE APN with Apple iPhone 6s

Compatibility of Apple iPhone 6s with Metro 4G depends on the modal variants A1688 and A1687.

A1688

Apple iPhone 6s A1688 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.

A1687

Apple iPhone 6s A1687 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 iPhone 6s with Metro is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPhone 6s with Metro, or the Metro network support on Apple iPhone 6s we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPhone 6s and Metro network. Even Apple iPhone 6s is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPhone 6s in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Apple iPhone 6s in their network, whether Apple iPhone 6s will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPhone 6s will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Apple iPhone 6s. To check if Apple iPhone 6s is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPhone 6s to use on Metro.

Apple iPhone 6s 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 Cat6 300/50 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), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700) - A1688
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - A1687
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