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Metro APN settings for Samsung Galaxy S6

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Samsung Galaxy S6 is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Metro LTE.

To configure Metro APN settings with Samsung Galaxy S6 follow below steps.

Metro Internet & MMS APN settings

Go to Settings More Cellular network settings Access point names

Press the Menu and select New APN

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 the default values set by device for all blank fields shown above.

If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Galaxy S6, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Samsung Galaxy S6.

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

For Samsung Galaxy S6, 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 S6 compatibility with Metro

Samsung Galaxy S6 is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro. Galaxy S6 has variants G920F and G920A.

2G
GSM1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA2100 MHz
4G
LTEG920FBand 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz*
  G920ABand 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 2 1900 MHz*
*These frequencies of Metro may not have countrywide coverage for Samsung Galaxy S6.

Explain Samsung Galaxy S6 compatibility with Metro

Samsung Galaxy S6 has modal variants G920F and G920A.

Metro 2G APN with Samsung Galaxy S6

Samsung Galaxy S6 supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with Samsung Galaxy S6

Samsung Galaxy S6 supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.

Metro 4G LTE APN with Samsung Galaxy S6

Compatibility of Samsung Galaxy S6 with Metro 4G depends on the modal variants G920F and G920A.

G920F

Samsung Galaxy S6 G920F 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.

G920A

Samsung Galaxy S6 G920A supports Metro 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.
It will also support Metro 4G on LTE Band 2 1900 MHz only in some areas of United States.

Overall compatibililty of Samsung Galaxy S6 with Metro is 100%. The compatibility of Samsung Galaxy S6 with Metro, or the Metro network support on Samsung Galaxy S6 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Samsung Galaxy S6 and Metro network. Even Samsung Galaxy S6 is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Samsung Galaxy S6 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Samsung Galaxy S6 in their network, whether Samsung Galaxy S6 will work properly or not, in which bands Samsung Galaxy S6 will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Samsung Galaxy S6. To check if Samsung Galaxy S6 is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Samsung Galaxy S6 to use on Metro.

Samsung Galaxy S6 network specifications

OS Android OS, v5.0.2 (Lollipop), upgradable to v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
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 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850) - G920F
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800) - G920A
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