An APN is a gateway from your carrier’s cellular network to another network, the APN you configure determines the IP address that your Opengear device is assigned.
When you purchase your cellular plan, your carrier will provide you with various settings. These settings vary by carrier. In most cases, to configure your cellular modem to connect to your carrier the only information required is the APN and sometimes a username and password – all other fields may be left at their defaults.
As the unlocked Netgear Nighthawk M1 router could work with any carriers, setting the APN is neccessary sometime. Take a look at the following steps to set the APN option.
Specify Cellular Settings From the NETGEAR Mobile App
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