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Metro APN settings for Honor 8S

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Honor 8S is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Honor 8S is not compatible with Metro LTE.

To configure Metro APN settings with Honor 8S follow below steps.

Metro Internet & MMS APN settings

Open Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names of your Honor 8S.

Press ADD on right top corner. If Honor 8S has already set values for Metro 2 for any fields below leave them. Change the other fields as below.

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
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
Bearer: Unspecified
APN PPP phone number: Not set

Metro 2 APN settings for Android 9 screenshot

Restart Honor 8S to apply new Metro 2 APN settings.

If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your 8S, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Honor 8S.

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

For Honor 8S, 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

Honor 8S compatibility with Metro

Honor 8S is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro. 8S has variants (Dual SIM model only).

2G
GSM(Dual SIM model only)1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA2100 MHz
4G
LTE Not compatible

Explain Honor 8S compatibility with Metro

Honor 8S has modal variants (Dual SIM model only) and .

Metro 2G APN with Honor 8S

(Dual SIM model only):

Honor 8S (Dual SIM model only) supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with Honor 8S

Honor 8S supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.

Metro 4G LTE APN with Honor 8S

Honor 8S does not support Metro 4G LTE.

Overall compatibililty of Honor 8S with Metro is 50%. The compatibility of Honor 8S with Metro, or the Metro network support on Honor 8S we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Honor 8S and Metro network. Even Honor 8S is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Honor 8S in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Honor 8S in their network, whether Honor 8S will work properly or not, in which bands Honor 8S will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Honor 8S. To check if Honor 8S is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Honor 8S to use on Metro.

Honor 8S network specifications

OS Android 9.0 (Pie), EMUI 9
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (Dual SIM model only)
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
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