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Metro APN settings for Allview W1i

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Allview W1i is compatible with Metro GSM and Metro HSDPA.

Metro Internet & MMS APN settings

Go to App list, tap Settings Cellular + SIM

If your phone supports more than 1 SIM card, choose SIM 1 settings or SIM 2 settings depending on the SIM that you want to use for Metro 2.
Turn on Data Connection.

Enable Use cellular data in For limited Wi-Fi connectivity
If you have more than 1 SIM card choose the SIM card for data connection in SIM for data connection
Enable 3G connection for faster data transfer speeds. Also enable Highest connection speed

Internet Configuration Settings:

In Cellular + SIM Settings, select SIM settings Add Internet APN
If you have a dual SIM phone select the SIM card.

Change the below settings

APN: fast.metropcs.com
User name:
Password:
Authentication type:
Proxy server (URL):
Proxy port:
IP type: IPv4

Tap Save


MMS Configuration Settings:

In Cellular + SIM Settings, select SIM settings Add MMS APN

If you have a dual SIM phone select the SIM card.

Change the below settings

APN: fast.metropcs.com
User name:
Password:
Authentication type:
WAP gateway (URL):
WAP gateway port:
MMSC (URL): http://metropcs.mmsmvno.com/mms/wapenc
MMSC port:
Maximum MMS size: 1024
IP Type: IPv4

Tap Save.


If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your W1i, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Allview W1i.

Authentication typeNone
APN protocolIPV6

For Allview W1i, when you type Metro APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Metro Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as fast.metropcs.com and not as FAST.METROPCS.COM or Fast.metropcs.com.

Allview W1i compatibility with Metro

Allview W1i is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro.

2G
GSM1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA2100 MHz

Explain Allview W1i compatibility with Metro

Metro 2G APN with Allview W1i

Allview W1i supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with Allview W1i

Allview W1i supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.

Overall compatibililty of Allview W1i with Metro is 100%. The compatibility of Allview W1i with Metro, or the Metro network support on Allview W1i we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Allview W1i and Metro network. Even Allview W1i is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Allview W1i in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Allview W1i in their network, whether Allview W1i will work properly or not, in which bands Allview W1i will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Allview W1i. To check if Allview W1i is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Allview W1i to use on Metro.

Allview W1i network specifications

OS Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1
Network bands GSM / HSPA
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
HSDPA 900 / 2100

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