Metro APN settings for ZTE Blade A2
ZTE Blade A2 is compatible with Metro GSM, Metro HSDPA and ZTE Blade A2 is not compatible with Metro LTE.
To configure Metro APN settings with ZTE Blade A2 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 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 Blade A2, make below changes to Metro Internet & MMS APN settings to get MetroPCS 160 on your ZTE Blade A2.
For ZTE Blade A2, 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
ZTE Blade A2 compatibility with Metro
ZTE Blade A2 is compatible with below network frequencies of Metro.
Explain ZTE Blade A2 compatibility with Metro
Metro 2G APN with ZTE Blade A2
ZTE Blade A2 supports Metro 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.
Metro 3G APN with ZTE Blade A2
ZTE Blade A2 supports Metro 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.
Metro 4G LTE APN with ZTE Blade A2
ZTE Blade A2 does not support Metro 4G LTE.
Overall compatibililty of ZTE Blade A2 with Metro is 50%. The compatibility of ZTE Blade A2 with Metro, or the Metro network support on ZTE Blade A2 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between ZTE Blade A2 and Metro network. Even ZTE Blade A2 is listed as compatible here, Metro network can still disallow (sometimes) ZTE Blade A2 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Metro allows ZTE Blade A2 in their network, whether ZTE Blade A2 will work properly or not, in which bands ZTE Blade A2 will work on Metro and the network performance between Metro and ZTE Blade A2. To check if ZTE Blade A2 is really allowed in Metro network please contact Metro support. Do not use this website to decide to buy ZTE Blade A2 to use on Metro.
ZTE Blade A2 network specifications
|OS||Android 5.1 (Lollipop), planned upgrade to 6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Network bands||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / CDMA2000 / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)