Public Mobile APN settings for Lava V5
Lava V5 is compatible with Public Mobile GSM, Lava V5 is not compatible with Public Mobile HSDPA and Lava V5 is not compatible with Public Mobile LTE.
We do not recommend using Lava V5 with Public Mobile as V5 will only support Public Mobile 2G in Canada. The data transfer speeds with V5 will be extremely low for Public Mobile. Check the compatibility of Lava V5 with Public Mobile for the details.
To configure Public Mobile APN settings with Lava V5 follow below steps.
Public Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings
Go to Settings More Cellular network settings Access point names
Press the Menu and select New APN
Enter name: Public Mobile 2
MMS Proxy: 184.108.40.206
MMS Port: 80
Keep the default values set by device for all blank fields shown above.
For Lava V5, when you type Public Mobile APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Public Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as sp.mb.com and not as SP.MB.COM or Sp.mb.com.
Public Mobile MCC-MNC values
Lava V5 compatibility with Public Mobile
Lava V5 is compatible with below network frequencies of Public Mobile.
|GSM||850 MHz, 1900 MHz|
Explain Lava V5 compatibility with Public Mobile
Public Mobile 2G APN with Lava V5
Lava V5 supports Public Mobile 2G on GSM 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.
Public Mobile 3G APN with Lava V5
Lava V5 does not support Public Mobile 3G.
Public Mobile 4G LTE APN with Lava V5
Lava V5 does not support Public Mobile 4G LTE.
Overall compatibililty of Lava V5 with Public Mobile is 25%. The compatibility of Lava V5 with Public Mobile, or the Public Mobile network support on Lava V5 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Lava V5 and Public Mobile network. Even Lava V5 is listed as compatible here, Public Mobile network can still disallow (sometimes) Lava V5 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Public Mobile allows Lava V5 in their network, whether Lava V5 will work properly or not, in which bands Lava V5 will work on Public Mobile and the network performance between Public Mobile and Lava V5. To check if Lava V5 is really allowed in Public Mobile network please contact Public Mobile support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Lava V5 to use on Public Mobile.
Lava V5 network specifications
|OS||Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop), planned upgrade to v6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 900 / 2100
LTE band 3(1800), 40(2300)