Metro APN settings for Lava A44
Lava A44 is not compatible with Metro GSM, compatible with Metro HSDPA and Lava A44 is not compatible with Metro LTE.
Metro Internet & MMS APN settings
Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names
Press on right top
Name: Metro 2
APN type: default,mms,supl
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
APN PPP phone number: Not set
Do not change the default values set by device for all blank fields above.
If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your A44, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Lava A44.
For Lava A44, 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
Lava A44 compatibility with Metro
Lava A44 is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro.
Explain Lava A44 compatibility with Metro
Metro 2G APN with Lava A44
Lava A44 does not support Metro 2G.
Metro 3G APN with Lava A44
Lava A44 supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.
Metro 4G LTE APN with Lava A44
Lava A44 does not support Metro 4G LTE.
Overall compatibililty of Lava A44 with Metro is 25%. The compatibility of Lava A44 with Metro, or the Metro network support on Lava A44 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Lava A44 and Metro network. Even Lava A44 is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Lava A44 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Lava A44 in their network, whether Lava A44 will work properly or not, in which bands Lava A44 will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Lava A44. To check if Lava A44 is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Lava A44 to use on Metro.
Lava A44 network specifications
|OS||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA|
|Network frequencies||GSM 900 / 1800 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 900 / 2100
LTE band 3(1800), 5(850), 40(2300)