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Metro APN settings for Microsoft Lumia 950 XL

      Metro   Microsoft Lumia 950 XL   Windows

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Metro LTE.

To configure Metro APN settings with Microsoft Lumia 950 XL follow below steps.

Metro Internet & MMS APN settings

Go to App list, tap Settings Network & Wireless Cellular & SIM

In Cellular, select your SIM card
Select Properties

Under Internet APN select Add an Internet APN

Profile name: Metro 2
APN: fast.metropcs.com
User name:
Password:
Type of sign-in info:
IP type: IPv4

Enable Use this APN for LTE and replace the one from my mobile operator


Proxy server (URL):
Proxy port:

Tap Save


In Cellular, select your SIM card
Select Properties
Under MMS APN select Add an MMS APN

Profile name: Metro 2
APN: fast.metropcs.com
User name:
Password:
Type of sign-in info:
IP Type: IPv4
Proxy server:
Proxy port:
MMSC (URL): http://metropcs.mmsmvno.com/mms/wapenc
MMSC port:
Maximum MMS size (KB): 2048

Tap Save.


If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Lumia 950 XL, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Microsoft Lumia 950 XL.

Type of sign-in infoNone
IP typeIPV6

For Microsoft Lumia 950 XL, 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 950 XL compatibility with Metro

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro. Lumia 950 XL has variants EMEA and USA.

2G
GSM1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA1700 MHz, 2100 MHz
4G
LTEEMEABand 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz*
  USABand 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz*
*These frequencies of Metro may not have countrywide coverage for Microsoft Lumia 950 XL.

Explain Microsoft Lumia 950 XL compatibility with Metro

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL has modal variants EMEA and USA.

Metro 2G APN with Microsoft Lumia 950 XL

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with Microsoft Lumia 950 XL

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 1700 MHz and 2100 MHz.

Metro 4G LTE APN with Microsoft Lumia 950 XL

Compatibility of Microsoft Lumia 950 XL with Metro 4G depends on the modal variants EMEA and USA.

EMEA

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL EMEA 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.

USA

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL USA 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 950 XL with Metro is 100%. The compatibility of Microsoft Lumia 950 XL with Metro, or the Metro network support on Microsoft Lumia 950 XL we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Microsoft Lumia 950 XL and Metro network. Even Microsoft Lumia 950 XL is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Microsoft Lumia 950 XL in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Microsoft Lumia 950 XL in their network, whether Microsoft Lumia 950 XL will work properly or not, in which bands Microsoft Lumia 950 XL will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Microsoft Lumia 950 XL. To check if Microsoft Lumia 950 XL is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Microsoft Lumia 950 XL to use on Metro.

Microsoft Lumia 950 XL network specifications

OS Microsoft Windows 10
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300) - EMEA
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), 41(2500) - USA
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Microsoft Lumia 950 XL Dual SIM Metro APN settings
100% compatible with Metro
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Microsoft Lumia 950 Metro APN settings
100% compatible with Metro
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