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Metro APN settings for Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos

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Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos is not compatible with Metro LTE.

To configure Metro APN settings with Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos 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: fast.metropcs.com
Proxy:
Port:
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC: http://metropcs.mmsmvno.com/mms/wapenc
MMS Proxy:
MMS Port:
MCC:
MNC:
Authentication type:
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 Galaxy A5 Duos, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos.

APN typedefault,supl,mms
Authentication typeNone
MVNO typegid
MVNO value6D
APN protocolIPV6

For Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos, 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

310-160
310-200
310-210
310-220
310-230
310-240
310-250
310-260
310-270
310-300
310-310
310-490
310-530
310-580
310-590
310-640
310-660
310-800

Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos compatibility with Metro

Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro.

2G
GSM1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA2100 MHz
4G
LTE Not compatible

Explain Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos compatibility with Metro

Metro 2G APN with Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos

Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos

Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.

Metro 4G LTE APN with Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos

Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos does not support Metro 4G LTE.

Overall compatibililty of Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos with Metro is 50%. The compatibility of Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos with Metro, or the Metro network support on Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos and Metro network. Even Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos in their network, whether Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos will work properly or not, in which bands Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos. To check if Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos to use on Metro.

Samsung Galaxy A5 Duos network specifications

OS Android OS, v4.4.4 (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 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
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