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Verizon APN settings for Samsung Galaxy S5

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Samsung Galaxy S5 is not compatible with Verizon GSM, Samsung Galaxy S5 is not compatible with Verizon HSDPA and compatible with Verizon LTE 50%.

Samsung Galaxy S5 does not appear to be fully compatible with Verizon at this time. It will only support Verizon 4G LTE only in certain areas of United States. Please check the compatibility of Samsung Galaxy S5 with Verizon for more details.

To configure Verizon APN settings with Samsung Galaxy S5 follow below steps. Samsung Galaxy S5 maximum data transter speed with Verizon is 150.8/51 Mbps while Verizon is capable of speeds up to 301.5/51 Mbps.

Verizon Internet & MMS APN settings

Open App Drawer and go to Settings Mobile network settings Access point names

Press button on top right corner.

Enter name: Verizon 2
APN: vzwinternet
Proxy:
Port:
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC: http://mms.vtext.com/servlets/mms
MMS Proxy:
MMS Port: 80
MCC:
MNC:
Authentication type:
APN type: default,supl,mms

Keep default values for all blank fields shown above.

Press menu button (top right) and select Save. Done.

For Samsung Galaxy S5, when you type Verizon APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Verizon Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as vzwinternet and not as VZWINTERNET or Vzwinternet.

Samsung Galaxy S5 compatibility with Verizon

Samsung Galaxy S5 is compatible with below network frequencies of Verizon. Galaxy S5 has variants G900F, G900I and G900T.

2G
GSMAll versions Not compatible
3G
HSDPAG900F, G900I Not compatible
4G
LTEG900FBand 2 1900 MHz*
  G900TBand 4 1700/2100 MHz, Band 2 1900 MHz*
  G900IBand 2 1900 MHz*
*These frequencies of Verizon may not have countrywide coverage for Samsung Galaxy S5.

Explain Samsung Galaxy S5 compatibility with Verizon

Samsung Galaxy S5 has modal variants G900F, G900I and G900T.

Verizon CDMA with Samsung Galaxy S5

Samsung Galaxy S5 does not support Verizon CDMA.

Verizon 4G LTE APN with Samsung Galaxy S5

Compatibility of Samsung Galaxy S5 with Verizon 4G depends on the modal variants G900F, G900T and G900I.

G900F

Samsung Galaxy S5 G900F supports Verizon 4G on LTE Band 2 1900 MHz only in some areas of United States.

G900T

Samsung Galaxy S5 G900T supports Verizon 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz and Band 2 1900 MHz only in some areas of United States.

G900I

Samsung Galaxy S5 G900I supports Verizon 4G on LTE Band 2 1900 MHz only in some areas of United States.

Overall compatibililty of Samsung Galaxy S5 with Verizon is 25%. The compatibility of Samsung Galaxy S5 with Verizon, or the Verizon network support on Samsung Galaxy S5 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Samsung Galaxy S5 and Verizon network. Even Samsung Galaxy S5 is listed as compatible here, Verizon network can still disallow (sometimes) Samsung Galaxy S5 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Verizon allows Samsung Galaxy S5 in their network, whether Samsung Galaxy S5 will work properly or not, in which bands Samsung Galaxy S5 will work on Verizon and the network performance between Verizon and Samsung Galaxy S5. To check if Samsung Galaxy S5 is really allowed in Verizon network please contact Verizon support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Samsung Galaxy S5 to use on Verizon.

Max download & upload speeds on Verizon 4G for Samsung Galaxy S5 per LTE band

Band 2 1900G900F 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 2 1900G900I 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 2 1900G900T 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 4 1700G900T 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps

Samsung Galaxy S5 network specifications

OS Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.0 (Lollipop)
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - G900F, G900I
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - G900F
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700) - G900T LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 28(700), 40(2300) - G900I
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