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With a Magenta Plus, PlusUP, ONE Plus, or ONE Plan w/ ONE Plus, you can turn on HD video streaming on your device.

Activation steps

If you don't have a plan that includes HD streaming, refer to Find the right plan for you​ to add a plan today.

From the T-Mobile app

  1. Open the T-Mobile app. If you don't have it, download it now.
  2. Tap MORE
  5. If you have multiple lines on your account, make sure the line you're making changes to is showing. If it's not, tap the down arrow to open the drop-down to select another line on the account.
  6. Next to HD Video Resolution, toggle it ON or OFF.



  1. Log in to with your T-Mobile ID. If you don't have one, register for a T-Mobile ID​.
  2. Click PROFILE in the upper right 
  4. Next to HD Video Resolution, toggle it ON or OFF.


HD video resolution details

  • Activating HD video resolution only provides the ability to view higher resolution video streams by turning off video optimization. It doesn't change the actual, available resolution of streaming video.
  • Video resolution isn't determined by T-Mobile, but rather it's determined by the video content provider like YouTube or Netflix.
  • Once you turn it on, HD video streaming availability should take effect immediately, but it may require closing and re-opening the app or browser window, or restarting your device.


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