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Metro APN settings for Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL

      Metro   Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL   Android

Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL is not compatible with Metro LTE.

To configure Metro APN settings with Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL follow below steps.

Metro Internet & MMS APN settings

Open App Drawer and go to Settings Mobile network settings Access point names

Press button on top right corner.

Enter name: Metro 2
APN: fast.metropcs.com
Proxy:
Port:
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC: http://metropcs.mmsmvno.com/mms/wapenc
MMS Proxy:
MMS Port:
MCC:
MNC:
Authentication type:
APN type: default,mms,supl

Keep default values for all blank fields shown above.

Press menu button (top right) and select Save. Done.

If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Zenfone 5 A500KL, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL.

APN typedefault,supl,mms
Authentication typeNone
MVNO typegid
MVNO value6D
APN protocolIPV6

For Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL, 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.

Metro MCC-MNC values

310-160
310-200
310-210
310-220
310-230
310-240
310-250
310-260
310-270
310-300
310-310
310-490
310-530
310-580
310-590
310-640
310-660
310-800

Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL compatibility with Metro

Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro. Zenfone 5 A500KL has variants EU and For EMEA.

2G
GSM1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA2100 MHz
4G
LTEEU Not compatible
  For EMEA Not compatible

Explain Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL compatibility with Metro

Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL has modal variants EU and For EMEA.

Metro 2G APN with Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL

Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL

Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.

Metro 4G LTE APN with Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL

Compatibility of Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL with Metro 4G depends on the modal variants EU and For EMEA.

EU

Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL EU does not support Metro 4G LTE.

For EMEA

Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL For EMEA does not support Metro 4G LTE.

Overall compatibililty of Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL with Metro is 50%. The compatibility of Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL with Metro, or the Metro network support on Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL and Metro network. Even Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL in their network, whether Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL will work properly or not, in which bands Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL. To check if Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL to use on Metro.

Asus Zenfone 5 A500KL network specifications

OS Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.0.2 (Lollipop)
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - EU
LTE 700 / 900 / 1800 / 2600 - for EMEA
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