Network: T-Mobile G-Slate

Learn how to connect to data networks (2G, 4G) and data roaming on the T-Mobile G-Slate.

 

 

 

 

APN & data settings

 

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Manual network selection

 

To manually select the wireless network the device connects to, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Scroll to and tap Mobile networks.
  5. Tap Network operators.
  6. Tap the network you want to use.

 

The device detects and registers on wireless networks inside T-Mobile’s calling area, but roaming networks are usually restricted to T-Mobile SIM cards. You can manually select a network only in areas where T-Mobile does not own GSM spectrum.

 

 

Switch 2G / 4G

 

To change the band between 2G and 4G, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Scroll to and tap Mobile networks.
  5. Tap to select the Use only 2G networks check box to use only the 2G network.
  6. Tap to clear the Use only 2G networks check box to use the 3G or 4G networks when available.

 

 

Turn on / off Airplane mode

 

Airplane mode turns off wireless connections. This allows you to use apps and menus, but not make calls or use the internet.

 

To turn on or turn off airplane mode, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Tap to select the Airplane mode check box.

 

 

Turn on / off data roaming

 

To turn on or turn off data roaming, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Wireless & networks.
  4. Scroll to and tap Mobile networks.
  5. Tap to select the Data roaming check box.