Metro APN settings for Lava Z50
Lava Z50 is not compatible with Metro GSM, compatible with Metro HSDPA and Lava Z50 is not compatible with Metro LTE.
To configure Metro APN settings with Lava Z50 follow below steps.
Metro Internet & MMS APN settings
Select Settings Wireless & networks> Mobile networks Access point names
Press the Menu New APN
Enter name: Metro 2
APN type: default,mms,supl
Keep default values for all blank fields shown above.
If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Z50, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Lava Z50.
For Lava Z50, 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 Z50 compatibility with Metro
Lava Z50 is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro.
Explain Lava Z50 compatibility with Metro
Metro 2G APN with Lava Z50
Lava Z50 does not support Metro 2G.
Metro 3G APN with Lava Z50
Lava Z50 supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.
Metro 4G LTE APN with Lava Z50
Lava Z50 does not support Metro 4G LTE.
Overall compatibililty of Lava Z50 with Metro is 25%. The compatibility of Lava Z50 with Metro, or the Metro network support on Lava Z50 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Lava Z50 and Metro network. Even Lava Z50 is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Lava Z50 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Lava Z50 in their network, whether Lava Z50 will work properly or not, in which bands Lava Z50 will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Lava Z50. To check if Lava Z50 is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Lava Z50 to use on Metro.
Lava Z50 network specifications
|OS||Android Oreo (Go edition)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 900 / 1800 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 40(2300), 41(2500)