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Metro APN settings for Huawei Y3 (2018)

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Huawei Y3 (2018) is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Huawei Y3 (2018) is not compatible with Metro LTE.

Metro Internet & MMS APN settings

In Huawei app drawer, go to Settings Wireless and networks Mobile networks Access Point Names

Add a new APN by pressing ADD on right top corner. If device has already set values for Metro 2 for any fields below leave them. Change others 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

If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Y3 (2018), make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Huawei Y3 (2018).

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

For Huawei Y3 (2018), 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

Huawei Y3 (2018) compatibility with Metro

Huawei Y3 (2018) is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro.

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

Explain Huawei Y3 (2018) compatibility with Metro

Huawei Y3 (2018) has modal variants v2.

Metro 2G APN with Huawei Y3 (2018)

Huawei Y3 (2018) supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with Huawei Y3 (2018)

Huawei Y3 (2018) supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.

Metro 4G LTE APN with Huawei Y3 (2018)

Compatibility of Huawei Y3 (2018) with Metro 4G depends on the modal variants and v2.

Huawei Y3 (2018) does not support Metro 4G LTE.

v2

Huawei Y3 (2018) v2 does not support Metro 4G LTE.

Overall compatibililty of Huawei Y3 (2018) with Metro is 50%. The compatibility of Huawei Y3 (2018) with Metro, or the Metro network support on Huawei Y3 (2018) we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Huawei Y3 (2018) and Metro network. Even Huawei Y3 (2018) is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Huawei Y3 (2018) in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Huawei Y3 (2018) in their network, whether Huawei Y3 (2018) will work properly or not, in which bands Huawei Y3 (2018) will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Huawei Y3 (2018). To check if Huawei Y3 (2018) is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Huawei Y3 (2018) to use on Metro.

Huawei Y3 (2018) network specifications

OS Android 8.0 Oreo (Go edition)
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA, LTE
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
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Huawei Y3 (2017) Metro APN settings
50% compatible with Metro
GSM   HSDPA