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Metro APN settings for Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Metro LTE.

To configure Metro APN settings with Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM follow below steps.

Metro Internet & MMS APN settings

Go to App list, tap Settings Cellular + SIM

If your phone supports more than 1 SIM card, choose SIM 1 settings or SIM 2 settings depending on the SIM that you want to use for Metro 2.
Turn on Data Connection.

Enable Use cellular data in For limited Wi-Fi connectivity
If you have more than 1 SIM card choose the SIM card for data connection in SIM for data connection
Enable 3G connection for faster data transfer speeds. Also enable Highest connection speed

Internet Configuration Settings:

In Cellular + SIM Settings, select SIM settings Add Internet APN
If you have a dual SIM phone select the SIM card.

Change the below settings

APN: fast.metropcs.com
User name:
Password:
Authentication type:
Proxy server (URL):
Proxy port:
IP type: IPv4

Tap Save


MMS Configuration Settings:

In Cellular + SIM Settings, select SIM settings Add MMS APN

If you have a dual SIM phone select the SIM card.

Change the below settings

APN: fast.metropcs.com
User name:
Password:
Authentication type:
WAP gateway (URL):
WAP gateway port:
MMSC (URL): http://metropcs.mmsmvno.com/mms/wapenc
MMSC port:
Maximum MMS size: 1024
IP Type: IPv4

Tap Save.


If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM.

Authentication typeNone
APN protocolIPV6

For Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM, 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.

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM compatibility with Metro

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro.

2G
GSM1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA1700 MHz, 2100 MHz
4G
LTEBand 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz*
*These frequencies of Metro may not have countrywide coverage for Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM.

Explain Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM compatibility with Metro

Metro 2G APN with Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 1700 MHz and 2100 MHz.

Metro 4G LTE APN with Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM supports Metro 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.
It will also support Metro 4G on LTE Band 2 1900 MHz and Band 12 700 MHz only in some areas of United States.

Overall compatibililty of Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM with Metro is 100%. The compatibility of Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM with Metro, or the Metro network support on Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM and Metro network. Even Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM in their network, whether Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM will work properly or not, in which bands Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM. To check if Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM to use on Metro.

Microsoft Lumia 640 XL LTE Dual SIM network specifications

OS Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1 with Lumia Denim
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300)
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