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Metro APN settings for Energizer Hardcase H242S

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Energizer Hardcase H242S is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Energizer Hardcase H242S is not compatible with Metro LTE.

Metro Internet & MMS APN settings

Press Menu and go to Settings Connectivity Dual SIM Mobile Data Connection.

Turn on Mobile Data Connection

Select Mobile Data Access Points and select the SIM.
Select Options Add

Enter Name: Metro 2
Access Point Name: fast.metropcs.com
Username:
Password:
Authentication Type: Normal
Address type: IPv4
Select Advanced Settings
Homepage:
Proxy address:
Proxy port:

Save the settings.


To activate MMS go to Settings Connectivity Dual SIM Mobile Data Access Points and select the SIM.
Select Options Add

Enter Name: Metro 2
Access Point Name: fast.metropcs.com
Username:
Password:
Authentication Type: Normal
Address type: IPv4

Select Advanced Settings
Homepage: http://metropcs.mmsmvno.com/mms/wapenc
Proxy address:
Proxy port:

Save the settings.
Go to Main Menu and select Messaging.
Select Options Message settings MMS Access Point
Select SIM and choose Metro 2

If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Hardcase H242S, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Energizer Hardcase H242S.

Authentication typeNone
APN protocolIPV6

For Energizer Hardcase H242S, 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.

Energizer Hardcase H242S compatibility with Metro

Energizer Hardcase H242S is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro.

2G
GSM1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA2100 MHz
4G
LTE Not compatible

Explain Energizer Hardcase H242S compatibility with Metro

Metro 2G APN with Energizer Hardcase H242S

Energizer Hardcase H242S supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with Energizer Hardcase H242S

Energizer Hardcase H242S supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.

Metro 4G LTE APN with Energizer Hardcase H242S

Energizer Hardcase H242S does not support Metro 4G LTE.

Overall compatibililty of Energizer Hardcase H242S with Metro is 50%. The compatibility of Energizer Hardcase H242S with Metro, or the Metro network support on Energizer Hardcase H242S we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Energizer Hardcase H242S and Metro network. Even Energizer Hardcase H242S is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Energizer Hardcase H242S in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Energizer Hardcase H242S in their network, whether Energizer Hardcase H242S will work properly or not, in which bands Energizer Hardcase H242S will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Energizer Hardcase H242S. To check if Energizer Hardcase H242S is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Energizer Hardcase H242S to use on Metro.

Energizer Hardcase H242S network specifications

OS KaiOS
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA, LTE
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 3(1800), 7(2600), 20(800)
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