Cricket APN settings for Lava Z61
Lava Z61 is not compatible with Cricket HSDPA and compatible with Cricket LTE 50%.
Lava Z61 does not appear to be fully compatible with Cricket at this time. It will only support Cricket 4G LTE only in certain areas of United States. Please check the compatibility of Lava Z61 with Cricket for more details.
To configure Cricket APN settings with Lava Z61 follow below steps.
Cricket Internet & MMS APN settings
In your Lava Z61 app drawer, go to Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names
Add a new APN by pressing ADD on right top corner. If Lava Z61 has already set values for Cricket 2 for any fields below leave them. Change others as below.
Name: Cricket 2
MMS proxy: proxy.aiowireless.net
MMS port: 80
APN type: default,mms,fota,hipri,supl
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
APN PPP phone number: Not set
Restart your Lava Z61 to apply Cricket 2 APN settings.
For Lava Z61, 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.
Lava Z61 compatibility with Cricket
Lava Z61 is compatible with below network frequencies of Cricket.
|LTE||Band 5 850 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz*|
Explain Lava Z61 compatibility with Cricket
Cricket 3G APN with Lava Z61
Lava Z61 does not support Cricket 3G.
Cricket 4G LTE APN with Lava Z61
Lava Z61 supports Cricket 4G on LTE Band 5 850 MHz and Band 40 2300 MHz only in some areas of United States.
Overall compatibililty of Lava Z61 with Cricket is 33%. The compatibility of Lava Z61 with Cricket, or the Cricket network support on Lava Z61 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Lava Z61 and Cricket network. Even Lava Z61 is listed as compatible here, Cricket network can still disallow (sometimes) Lava Z61 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Cricket allows Lava Z61 in their network, whether Lava Z61 will work properly or not, in which bands Lava Z61 will work on Cricket and the network performance between Cricket and Lava Z61. To check if Lava Z61 is really allowed in Cricket network please contact Cricket support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Lava Z61 to use on Cricket.
Lava Z61 network specifications
|OS||Android 8.0 Oreo (Go edition) - 1 GB RAM model Android 8.1 (Oreo) - 2 GB RAM model|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 900 / 1800 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 40(2300), 41(2500)