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Cingular APN settings for Alcatel Idol 2 S

      Cingular   Alcatel Idol 2 S   Android

Alcatel Idol 2 S is compatible with Cingular GSM and Cingular HSDPA.

To configure Cingular APN settings with Alcatel Idol 2 S follow below steps.

Cingular Internet & MMS APN settings

Go to Settings More Cellular network settings Access point names

Press the Menu and select New APN

Enter name: Cingular 2
APN: wap.cingular
Proxy:
Port:
Username: wap@cingulargprs.com
Password: cingular1
Server:
MMSC: http://mmsc.cingular.com
MMS Proxy: wireless.cingular.com
MMS Port: 80
MCC:
MNC:
Authentication type:
APN type: default,supl,mms

Keep default values for all blank fields shown above.

If the above Cingular Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Idol 2 S, make below changes to Cingular Internet & MMS APN settings to get Cingular 380 ATT on your Alcatel Idol 2 S.

APNproxy
Usernameblank
Passwordblank
MMSChttp://mmsc.cingular.com/
MMS proxywireless.cingular.com
MMS portblank
Authentication typeNone
APN protocolIPv4

Cingular MMS APN Settings

Go to Settings More Cellular network settings Access point names

Press the Menu and select New APN

Enter name: Cingular 3
APN: wap.cingular
Proxy:
Port:
Username: WAP@CINGULARGPRS.COM
Password: CINGULAR1
Server:
MMSC: http://mmsc.cingular.com
MMS Proxy: 66.209.11.32
MMS Port: 8080
MCC: 310
MNC: 170
Authentication type: None
APN type: mms

Keep default values for all blank fields shown above.

For Alcatel Idol 2 S, when you type Cingular APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Cingular Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as wap.cingular and not as WAP.CINGULAR or Wap.cingular . If entering Cingular APN Settings above to your Alcatel Idol 2 S, APN should be entered as ISP.CINGULAR and not as isp.cingular or Isp.cingular.

Cingular MCC-MNC values

310-170
310-380

Alcatel Idol 2 S compatibility with Cingular

Alcatel Idol 2 S is compatible with below network frequencies of Cingular. Idol 2 S has variants 6050Y and 6050F.

2G
GSM850 MHz, 1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA850 MHz

Explain Alcatel Idol 2 S compatibility with Cingular

Cingular 2G APN with Alcatel Idol 2 S

Alcatel Idol 2 S supports Cingular 2G on GSM 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Cingular 3G APN with Alcatel Idol 2 S

Alcatel Idol 2 S supports Cingular 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz.

Overall compatibililty of Alcatel Idol 2 S with Cingular is 100%. The compatibility of Alcatel Idol 2 S with Cingular , or the Cingular network support on Alcatel Idol 2 S we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Alcatel Idol 2 S and Cingular network. Even Alcatel Idol 2 S is listed as compatible here, Cingular network can still disallow (sometimes) Alcatel Idol 2 S in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Cingular allows Alcatel Idol 2 S in their network, whether Alcatel Idol 2 S will work properly or not, in which bands Alcatel Idol 2 S will work on Cingular and the network performance between Cingular and Alcatel Idol 2 S. To check if Alcatel Idol 2 S is really allowed in Cingular network please contact Cingular support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Alcatel Idol 2 S to use on Cingular .

Alcatel Idol 2 S network specifications

OS Android OS, v4.3 (Jelly Bean), upgradable to v4.4 (KitKat)
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - 6050Y
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 19(800), 20(800) - 6050F
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