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Tesco Mobile APN settings for alcatel U5

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alcatel U5 is compatible with Tesco Mobile GSM, Tesco Mobile HSDPA and Tesco Mobile LTE.

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

Tesco Mobile Internet APN settings

Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names

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Name: Tesco Mobile 1
APN: prepay.tesco-mobile.com
Proxy:
Port:
Username: tescowap
Password: password
Server:
MMSC:
MMS proxy:
MMS port:
MCC:
MNC:
Authentication type: PAP
APN type: default,supl
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.

Tesco Mobile MMS APN settings

Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names

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Name: Tesco Mobile 3
APN: prepay.tesco-mobile.com
Proxy:
Port:
Username: tescowap
Password: password
Server:
MMSC: http://mmsc.mms.o2.co.uk:8002
MMS proxy: 193.113.200.195
MMS port: 8080
MCC:
MNC:
Authentication type: PAP
APN type: mms
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.

TESCO APN Settings

Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names

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Name: Tesco Mobile 2
APN: prepay.tesco-mobile.com
Proxy:
Port:
Username: tescowap
Password: password
Server:
MMSC: http://mmsc.mms.o2.co.uk:8002
MMS proxy: 193.113.200.195
MMS port: 8080
MCC: 234
MNC: 10
Authentication type: PAP
APN type: default,supl,mms
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 Tesco Mobile APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Tesco Mobile Internet APN settings make sure you enter APN as prepay.tesco-mobile.com and not as PREPAY.TESCO-MOBILE.COM or Prepay.tesco-mobile.com.

Tesco Mobile MCC-MNC values

234-10

alcatel U5 compatibility with Tesco Mobile

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

2G
GSM900 MHz, 1800 MHz
3G
HSDPA2100 MHz, 900 MHz
4G
LTEBand 20 800 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
*These frequencies of Tesco Mobile may not have countrywide coverage for alcatel U5.

Explain alcatel U5 compatibility with Tesco Mobile

Tesco Mobile 2G APN with alcatel U5

alcatel U5 supports Tesco Mobile 2G on GSM 900 MHz and 1800 MHz.

Tesco Mobile 3G APN with alcatel U5

alcatel U5 supports Tesco Mobile 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

Tesco Mobile 4G LTE APN with alcatel U5

alcatel U5 supports Tesco Mobile 4G on LTE Band 20 800 MHz.
It will also support Tesco Mobile 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz and Band 1 2100 MHz only in some areas of United Kingdom.

Overall compatibililty of alcatel U5 with Tesco Mobile is 100%. The compatibility of alcatel U5 with Tesco Mobile, or the Tesco Mobile network support on alcatel U5 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between alcatel U5 and Tesco Mobile network. Even alcatel U5 is listed as compatible here, Tesco Mobile network can still disallow (sometimes) alcatel U5 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Tesco Mobile allows alcatel U5 in their network, whether alcatel U5 will work properly or not, in which bands alcatel U5 will work on Tesco Mobile and the network performance between Tesco Mobile and alcatel U5. To check if alcatel U5 is really allowed in Tesco Mobile network please contact Tesco Mobile support. Do not use this website to decide to buy alcatel U5 to use on Tesco 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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