Network, APN, and VoLTE: Alcatel OneTouch Evolve

Use these steps to support network settings on the Alcatel OneTouch Evolve.

 

 

 

APN & data settings

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More... to expand the menu.
  4. Tap Mobile networks.
  5. Tap Access Point Names.
  6. Tap the Menu icon in button right of screen.
  7. Tap New APN and edit the settings.
  8. Verify and update the following settings for the Data APN:
    • Name: T-Mobile US LTE
    • 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>
    • MMS protocol: WAP 2.0
    • MCC: 310
    • MNC: 260
    • Authentication type: <Not set>
    • APN type: <Not set> OR Internet+MMS
    • APN protocol: IPv4/IPv6
    • APN roaming protocol: IPv4
    • Enable/disable APN: <greyed out unless there are multiple APN's>
    • Bearer: Unspecified
  9. Tap the Menu icon in button right of screen.
  10. Tap Save to confirm.

 

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 any Home screen, tap the All apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.. to expand the menu.
  4. Tap Mobile networks
  5. Scroll to and select Network operators.
  6. Under 'Available networks,'  tap Select manually.
  7. Tap OK.
  8. After a few moments, tap the desired network.
  9. Tap OK.

 

Switch 2G / 4G

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.. to expand the menu.
  4. Tap Mobile networks.
  5. Tap Network mode.
  6. Select the desired setting:
    1. WCDMA only (3G)
    2. GSM only (2G)
    3. GSM / WCDMA auto

 

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 the All apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under WIRELESS & NETWORKS:
    • SelectAirplane mode to turn on.
    • Clear Airplane mode to turn off.

 

Turn on / off data roaming

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More.. to expand the menu.
  4. Tap Mobile networks
  5. Scroll to and tap Data roaming.
  6. Under Roaming mode, tap Disable to turn off.
  7. To enable data roaming choose either:
    • National roaming only
    • All networks
  8. Tap OK to confirm.

 

Turn on / off mobile data

  1. From any Home screen, tap the All apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'WIRELESS & NETWORKS,' tap More... to expand the menu.
  4. Tap Mobile networks.
  5. Tap Mobile Data to turn on or off.

 

Turn on / off VoLTE

We're sorry, but this is not supported on your phone model.