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US Mobile APN settings for alcatel U5

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alcatel U5 is compatible with US Mobile GSM, US Mobile HSDPA and alcatel U5 is not compatible with US Mobile LTE.

To configure US Mobile APN settings with alcatel U5 follow below steps.

US Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings

Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names

Press on right top

Name: US Mobile 2
APN: pwg
Proxy:
Port:
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC: http://pwg.mmsmvno.com/mms/wapenc
MMS proxy:
MMS port:
MCC: 310
MNC: 260
Authentication type:
APN type:
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
Bearer: Unspecified
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 US Mobile APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering US Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as pwg and not as PWG or Pwg.

US Mobile MCC-MNC values

310-260

alcatel U5 compatibility with US Mobile

alcatel U5 is compatible with below network frequencies of US Mobile.

2G
GSM1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA2100 MHz
1900 MHz*
4G
LTE Not compatible
*These frequencies of US Mobile may not have countrywide coverage for alcatel U5.

Explain alcatel U5 compatibility with US Mobile

US Mobile 2G APN with alcatel U5

alcatel U5 supports US Mobile 2G on GSM 1900 MHz.

US Mobile 3G APN with alcatel U5

alcatel U5 supports US Mobile 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.
It will also support US Mobile 3G on HSDPA 1900 MHz only in some areas of United States.

US Mobile 4G LTE APN with alcatel U5

alcatel U5 does not support US Mobile 4G LTE.

Overall compatibililty of alcatel U5 with US Mobile is 50%. The compatibility of alcatel U5 with US Mobile, or the US Mobile network support on alcatel U5 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between alcatel U5 and US Mobile network. Even alcatel U5 is listed as compatible here, US Mobile network can still disallow (sometimes) alcatel U5 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if US Mobile allows alcatel U5 in their network, whether alcatel U5 will work properly or not, in which bands alcatel U5 will work on US Mobile and the network performance between US Mobile and alcatel U5. To check if alcatel U5 is really allowed in US Mobile network please contact US Mobile support. Do not use this website to decide to buy alcatel U5 to use on US 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)
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