Simple Mobile APN settings for Apple iPhone 5
Apple iPhone 5 is compatible with Simple Mobile GSM, Simple Mobile HSDPA and Simple Mobile LTE.
To configure Simple Mobile APN settings with Apple iPhone 5 follow below steps.
Simple Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings
In the main menu, tap Settings
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
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:
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.
For Apple iPhone 5, when you type Simple Mobile APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Simple Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as simple and not as SIMPLE or Simple.
Apple iPhone 5 compatibility with Simple Mobile
Apple iPhone 5 is compatible with below network frequencies of Simple Mobile. iPhone 5 has variants GSM A1428 and A1429.
|GSM||GSM A1428||1900 MHz|
|HSDPA||GSM A1428||1700 MHz, 2100 MHz|
|LTE||GSM A1428||Band 4 1700/2100 MHz|
Explain Apple iPhone 5 compatibility with Simple Mobile
Apple iPhone 5 has modal variants GSM A1428 and A1429.
Simple Mobile 2G APN with Apple iPhone 5
Apple iPhone 5 GSM A1428 supports Simple Mobile 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.
Simple Mobile 3G APN with Apple iPhone 5
Apple iPhone 5 GSM A1428 supports Simple Mobile 3G on HSDPA 1700 MHz and 2100 MHz.
Simple Mobile 4G LTE APN with Apple iPhone 5
Compatibility of Apple iPhone 5 with Simple Mobile 4G depends on the modal variants GSM A1428 and A1429.
Apple iPhone 5 GSM A1428 supports Simple Mobile 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.
Apple iPhone 5 A1429 does not support Simple Mobile 4G LTE.
Overall compatibililty of Apple iPhone 5 with Simple Mobile is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPhone 5 with Simple Mobile, or the Simple Mobile network support on Apple iPhone 5 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPhone 5 and Simple Mobile network. Even Apple iPhone 5 is listed as compatible here, Simple Mobile network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPhone 5 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Simple Mobile allows Apple iPhone 5 in their network, whether Apple iPhone 5 will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPhone 5 will work on Simple Mobile and the network performance between Simple Mobile and Apple iPhone 5. To check if Apple iPhone 5 is really allowed in Simple Mobile network please contact Simple Mobile support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPhone 5 to use on Simple Mobile.
Apple iPhone 5 network specifications
|OS||iOS 6, upgradable to iOS 9.2|
|Network bands||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat3 100/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - GSM A1428|
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - GSM A1428
LTE band 4(1700/2100), 17(700) - GSM A1428
LTE band 5(850), 3(1800), 1(2100) - A1429