Simple Mobile APN settings for alcatel U5
alcatel U5 is compatible with Simple Mobile GSM, Simple Mobile HSDPA and alcatel U5 is not compatible with Simple Mobile LTE.
To configure Simple Mobile APN settings with alcatel U5 follow below steps.
Simple Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings
Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names
Press on right top
Name: Simple Mobile 2
MMS port: 80
APN type: default,supl,mms,admin
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
APN PPP phone number: Not set
Do not change the default values set by device for all blank fields above.
For alcatel U5, when you type Simple Mobile APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Simple Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as simple and not as SIMPLE or Simple.
alcatel U5 compatibility with Simple Mobile
alcatel U5 is compatible with below network frequencies of Simple Mobile.
Explain alcatel U5 compatibility with Simple Mobile
Simple Mobile 2G APN with alcatel U5
alcatel U5 supports Simple Mobile 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.
Simple Mobile 3G APN with alcatel U5
alcatel U5 supports Simple Mobile 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.
Simple Mobile 4G LTE APN with alcatel U5
alcatel U5 does not support Simple Mobile 4G LTE.
Overall compatibililty of alcatel U5 with Simple Mobile is 50%. The compatibility of alcatel U5 with Simple Mobile, or the Simple Mobile network support on alcatel U5 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between alcatel U5 and Simple Mobile network. Even alcatel U5 is listed as compatible here, Simple Mobile network can still disallow (sometimes) alcatel U5 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Simple Mobile allows alcatel U5 in their network, whether alcatel U5 will work properly or not, in which bands alcatel U5 will work on Simple Mobile and the network performance between Simple Mobile and alcatel U5. To check if alcatel U5 is really allowed in Simple Mobile network please contact Simple Mobile support. Do not use this website to decide to buy alcatel U5 to use on Simple Mobile.
alcatel U5 network specifications
|OS||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 |
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)