Cricket APN settings for Alcatel Idol 2 S
Alcatel Idol 2 S is compatible with Cricket HSDPA and Cricket LTE 50%.
To configure Cricket APN settings with Alcatel Idol 2 S follow below steps.
Cricket Internet & MMS APN settings
Go to Settings More Cellular network settings Access point names
Press the Menu and select New APN
Enter name: Cricket 2
MMS Proxy: proxy.aiowireless.net
MMS Port: 80
APN type: default,mms,fota,hipri,supl
Keep default values for all blank fields shown above.
For Alcatel Idol 2 S, when you type Cricket APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Cricket Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as ndo and not as NDO or Ndo.
Alcatel Idol 2 S compatibility with Cricket
Alcatel Idol 2 S is compatible with below network frequencies of Cricket. Idol 2 S has variants 6050Y and 6050F.
|6050F||Band 5 850 MHz*|
Explain Alcatel Idol 2 S compatibility with Cricket
Alcatel Idol 2 S has modal variants 6050Y and 6050F.
Cricket 3G APN with Alcatel Idol 2 S
Alcatel Idol 2 S supports Cricket 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz.
Cricket 4G LTE APN with Alcatel Idol 2 S
Compatibility of Alcatel Idol 2 S with Cricket 4G depends on the modal variants 6050Y and 6050F.
Alcatel Idol 2 S 6050Y does not support Cricket 4G LTE.
Alcatel Idol 2 S 6050F supports Cricket 4G on LTE Band 5 850 MHz only in some areas of United States.
Overall compatibililty of Alcatel Idol 2 S with Cricket is 67%. The compatibility of Alcatel Idol 2 S with Cricket, or the Cricket network support on Alcatel Idol 2 S we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Alcatel Idol 2 S and Cricket network. Even Alcatel Idol 2 S is listed as compatible here, Cricket network can still disallow (sometimes) Alcatel Idol 2 S in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Cricket 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 Cricket and the network performance between Cricket and Alcatel Idol 2 S. To check if Alcatel Idol 2 S is really allowed in Cricket network please contact Cricket support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Alcatel Idol 2 S to use on Cricket.
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