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Metro APN settings for Xiaomi Mi 5X

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Xiaomi Mi 5X is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and Xiaomi Mi 5X is not compatible with Metro LTE.

Metro Internet & MMS APN settings

In your Xiaomi Mi 5X with MIUI, go to Settings  SIM cards and mobile networks
Select the SIM card which you want to configure APN settings
Select Access point names

Select Add new

Name: Metro 2
APN: fast.metropcs.com
APN type: default,mms,supl
Proxy:
Port:
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC: http://metropcs.mmsmvno.com/mms/wapenc
MMS proxy:
MMS port:
MCC:
MNC:
Authentication type:
APN protocol: IPv4
Bearer:
MVNO type:
MVNO value:

Keep the default values set by Xiaomi Mi 5X MIUI for all blank fields above. Restart the Xiaomi Mi 5X to apply Metro 2 APN settings.

If the above Metro Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Mi 5X, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your Xiaomi Mi 5X.

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

For Xiaomi Mi 5X, 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

Xiaomi Mi 5X compatibility with Metro

Xiaomi Mi 5X is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro.

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

Explain Xiaomi Mi 5X compatibility with Metro

Metro 2G APN with Xiaomi Mi 5X

Xiaomi Mi 5X supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

Metro 3G APN with Xiaomi Mi 5X

Xiaomi Mi 5X supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.

Metro 4G LTE APN with Xiaomi Mi 5X

Xiaomi Mi 5X does not support Metro 4G LTE.

Overall compatibililty of Xiaomi Mi 5X with Metro is 50%. The compatibility of Xiaomi Mi 5X with Metro, or the Metro network support on Xiaomi Mi 5X we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Xiaomi Mi 5X and Metro network. Even Xiaomi Mi 5X is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) Xiaomi Mi 5X in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows Xiaomi Mi 5X in their network, whether Xiaomi Mi 5X will work properly or not, in which bands Xiaomi Mi 5X will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and Xiaomi Mi 5X. To check if Xiaomi Mi 5X is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Xiaomi Mi 5X to use on Metro.

Xiaomi Mi 5X network specifications

OS Android 7.1.1 (Nougat)
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA, LTE
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), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA
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