Metro APN settings for Kyocera DuraForce
Kyocera DuraForce is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Metro LTE.
To configure Metro APN settings with Kyocera DuraForce 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 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 DuraForce, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Kyocera DuraForce.
For Kyocera DuraForce, 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
Kyocera DuraForce compatibility with Metro
Kyocera DuraForce is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro.
|LTE||Band 4 1700/2100 MHz|
Band 2 1900 MHz*
Explain Kyocera DuraForce compatibility with Metro
Metro 2G APN with Kyocera DuraForce
Kyocera DuraForce supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.
Metro 3G APN with Kyocera DuraForce
Kyocera DuraForce supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.
Metro 4G LTE APN with Kyocera DuraForce
Kyocera DuraForce supports Metro 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.
It will also support Metro 4G on LTE Band 2 1900 MHz only in some areas of United States.
Overall compatibililty of Kyocera DuraForce with Metro is 100%. The compatibility of Kyocera DuraForce with Metro, or the Metro network support on Kyocera DuraForce we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Kyocera DuraForce and Metro network. Even Kyocera DuraForce is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Kyocera DuraForce in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Kyocera DuraForce in their network, whether Kyocera DuraForce will work properly or not, in which bands Kyocera DuraForce will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Kyocera DuraForce. To check if Kyocera DuraForce is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Kyocera DuraForce to use on Metro.
Kyocera DuraForce network specifications
|OS||Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 |
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 17(700)