United States
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Total Wireless APN settings for Apple iPhone 5

, Updated:       Total Wireless   Apple iPhone 5   iOS

Apple iPhone 5 is compatible with Total Wireless CDMA, Total Wireless CDMA1 and Total Wireless LTE 50%.

To configure Total Wireless APN settings with Apple iPhone 5 follow below steps.

Total Wireless 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: vzwinternet
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: vzwinternet
Username:
Password:
MMSC: http://mms.vtext.com/servlets/mms
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.

OTA 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: otasn
Username:
Password:

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

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



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

For Apple iPhone 5, when you type Total Wireless APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Total Wireless Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as vzwinternet and not as VZWINTERNET or Vzwinternet. If entering OTA APN Settings above to your Apple iPhone 5, APN should be entered as otasn and not as OTASN or Otasn.

Apple iPhone 5 compatibility with Total Wireless

Apple iPhone 5 is compatible with below network frequencies of Total Wireless. iPhone 5 has variants GSM A1428 and A1429.

2G
CDMAGSM A1428850 MHz, 1900 MHz
3G
CDMAGSM A1428850 MHz, 1900 MHz
4G
LTEGSM A1428Band 4 1700/2100 MHz*
  A1429 Not compatible
*These frequencies of Total Wireless may not have countrywide coverage for Apple iPhone 5.

Explain Apple iPhone 5 compatibility with Total Wireless

Apple iPhone 5 has modal variants GSM A1428 and A1429.

Total Wireless CDMA APN with Apple iPhone 5

GSM A1428

Apple iPhone 5 GSM A1428 supports Total Wireless CDMA on 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Total Wireless 4G LTE APN with Apple iPhone 5

Compatibility of Apple iPhone 5 with Total Wireless 4G depends on the modal variants GSM A1428 and A1429.

GSM A1428

Apple iPhone 5 GSM A1428 supports Total Wireless 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz only in some areas of United States.

A1429

Apple iPhone 5 A1429 does not support Total Wireless 4G LTE.

Overall compatibililty of Apple iPhone 5 with Total Wireless is 75%. The compatibility of Apple iPhone 5 with Total Wireless, or the Total Wireless network support on Apple iPhone 5 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPhone 5 and Total Wireless network. Even Apple iPhone 5 is listed as compatible here, Total Wireless network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPhone 5 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Total Wireless 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 Total Wireless and the network performance between Total Wireless and Apple iPhone 5. To check if Apple iPhone 5 is really allowed in Total Wireless network please contact Total Wireless support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPhone 5 to use on Total Wireless.

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
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