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BT Mobile APN settings for Apple iPad mini 3

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Apple iPad mini 3 is compatible with BT Mobile GSM, BT Mobile HSDPA and BT Mobile LTE.

To configure BT Mobile APN settings with Apple iPad mini 3 follow below steps.

BT Mobile Internet APN settings

In the main menu, tap Settings
Tap Cellular.

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

Go to Cellular Data section and enter below information

APN: btmobile.bt.com
Username: bt
Password: bt

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.

BT Mobile MMS APN settings

In the main menu, tap Settings
Tap Cellular.


Enter the below details in MMS section:

APN: mms.bt.com
Username: bt
Password: bt
MMSC: http://MMS/
MMS Proxy: 149.254.201.135:8080
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 iPad mini 3, when you type BT Mobile APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering BT Mobile Internet APN settings make sure you enter APN as btmobile.bt.com and not as BTMOBILE.BT.COM or Btmobile.bt.com. If entering BT Mobile MMS APN settings above to your Apple iPad mini 3, APN should be entered as mms.bt.com and not as MMS.BT.COM or Mms.bt.com.

Apple iPad mini 3 compatibility with BT Mobile

Apple iPad mini 3 is compatible with below network frequencies of BT Mobile. iPad mini 3 has variants A1600 and A1601.

2G
GSM1800 MHz
3G
HSDPA2100 MHz
4G
LTEA1600Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz
  A1601Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz

Explain Apple iPad mini 3 compatibility with BT Mobile

Apple iPad mini 3 has modal variants A1600 and A1601.

BT Mobile 2G APN with Apple iPad mini 3

Apple iPad mini 3 supports BT Mobile 2G on GSM 1800 MHz.

BT Mobile 3G APN with Apple iPad mini 3

Apple iPad mini 3 supports BT Mobile 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.

BT Mobile 4G LTE APN with Apple iPad mini 3

Compatibility of Apple iPad mini 3 with BT Mobile 4G depends on the modal variants A1600 and A1601.

A1600

Apple iPad mini 3 A1600 supports BT Mobile 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz and Band 7 2600 MHz.

A1601

Apple iPad mini 3 A1601 supports BT Mobile 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz and Band 7 2600 MHz.

Overall compatibililty of Apple iPad mini 3 with BT Mobile is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPad mini 3 with BT Mobile, or the BT Mobile network support on Apple iPad mini 3 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPad mini 3 and BT Mobile network. Even Apple iPad mini 3 is listed as compatible here, BT Mobile network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPad mini 3 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if BT Mobile allows Apple iPad mini 3 in their network, whether Apple iPad mini 3 will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPad mini 3 will work on BT Mobile and the network performance between BT Mobile and Apple iPad mini 3. To check if Apple iPad mini 3 is really allowed in BT Mobile network please contact BT Mobile support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPad mini 3 to use on BT Mobile.

Apple iPad mini 3 network specifications

OS iOS 8.1, 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
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) - A1600
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300) - A1601
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