Network, APN, VoLTE: Kyocera Hydro LIFE

Use these steps to support network settings on the Kyocera Hydro LIFE .

 

 

 

APN & data settings

  1. From the home screen, tap Apps > Settings > More.
  2. Tap Mobile networks > Access Point Names.
  3. If available, tap the T-Mobile US APN. If not available, tap the New APN icon.
    To reset your APN settings, tap the Menu key and then tap Reset to default.
  4. Check and update the following settings for the Data APN:
    • Name: T-Mobile US
    • APN: fast.t-mobile.com
    • Proxy: <Not set>
    • Port: <Not set>
    • Username: <Not set>
    • Password: <Not set>
    • Server: <Not set>
    • MMSC: http://mms.msg.eng.t-mobile.com/mms/wapenc
    • MMS proxy: <Not set>
    • MMS port: <Not set>
    • MCC: 310
    • MNC: 260
    • Authentication type: <Not set>
    • APN type: default,supl,mms
    • APN protocol: IPv6
    • APN roaming protocol: IPv4
    • Enable/disable APN: <greyed out unless there are multiple APN's>
    • Bearer: Unspecified
    • MVNO type: None
    • MVNO value: <Not set>
  5. Tap the Menu > Save.
  6. Tap the desired APN profile you want to use. The bullet point fills with in with a dot.

 

Manual network selection

The device detects and registers on wireless networks inside T-Mobile’s calling area, but roaming networks are usually restricted to T-Mobile SIM cards. You can manually select a network only in areas where T-Mobile does not own GSM spectrum.

 

  1. From the home screen, tap Apps > Settings > More.
  2. Tap Mobile networks > Network operators.
  3. Tap the desired network from the list of available networks.

 

Switch 2G / 4G

  1. From the home screen, tap Apps > Settings > More.
  2. Tap Mobile networks > Preferred network type and choose from the following:
    • LTE/WCDMA/GSM (Auto mode)
    • WCDMA/GSM
    • GSM only

 

Turn on / off airplane mode

Airplane mode turns off wireless connections. This allows app and menu use, but prevents voice or Internet use.

 

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.. to expand the menu.
  4. Select or clear the Airplane mode check box.

 

Turn on / off data roaming

  1. From the home screen, tap Apps > Settings > More > Mobile networks.
  2. Tap the switch next to Data roaming to turn on or off.

 

Turn on / off mobile data

  1. From the home screen, tap Apps > Settings > Data usage.
  2. Tap the switch next to Cellular data to turn on or off.

 

Turn on / off VoLTE

  1. Tap Settings > More.
  2. Tap Mobile networks > Enhanced 4G LTE Mode On/ Off.