[APN] Setting for Straight TalkGeneral


Last Updated: 2013-12-22 17:51:31
  1. anthony062991

    anthony062991 Well-Known Member

    Here is the correct APN Setting for Straight talk users!
    This will give you mms and internet!


    First download Apn Backup and Restore app from app store, and delete all existing APNs. Then manually enter APNs. In android you must have 2 apns setup for mms to work (at least in my case).

    Here are my settings:

    Name
    HOME

    APN
    att.mvno

    Leave everything else alone EXCEPT the bottom selection that says:

    APN type (here you must enter the following)
    default,supl

    Then save, next choose to add another APN
    make it look like this:

    Name
    MMS

    APN
    att.mvno

    skip down to
    MMSC
    http://mmsc.cingular.com

    MMS proxy
    proxy.mvno.tracfone.com

    MMS port
    80

    skip to:
    APN type (enter the following)
    mms
    THEN SAVE

    You will see that only one APN has the option to be chosen, that is ok, Just choose the one that is able to be chosen.

    Now go back to Homescreen and then reboot your phone.
    This works for me, hope it can help you. I tried a hundred different ways and this was it. Capitalisation is important, and the APN type was the trick.
    GOOD LUCK and let me know if it worked for you.

    Note:
    With this setting once in a while 3G will cut in and out, but other than that I've been running these settings on my device and it works pretty well.

    Reference:
    Does anyone know the proper APN settings for Android Devices?

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  2. Raiderwill

    Raiderwill New Member

    Hello Anthony.. I am new here looks like a great site.. Thanks for this info! I have to purchase a phone, I am waiting to hear how Verizon is going to handle the cancellation of Unlimited Data Plans which I currently have with them. But anyway my question to you is I am thinking about getting a Galaxy Note Unlocked Version and I wanted to see if you knew if I had to buy/install a Sim Card to make the whole thing work? And if so, which carrier's Sim would I need to get? or do you have to use certain phones with these pay as you go minutes? This pay as you go is new to me as well as buying an international phone.. Thanks in advance for any input you can give me!
  3. mikec628

    mikec628 Well-Known Member

    If your going to use att or Tmoble with the Straigt talk,. You have to get the sim from them. For what ever carrier your going to use.
  4. stayboogy

    stayboogy Well-Known Member

    the posted APN settings above are not correct for Straight Talk.

    that's why others are having trouble getting all their stuff to work.
  5. neutrontech

    neutrontech Well-Known Member

    I used the settings posted above and they worked fine for me. Maybe it depends on your area?
  6. stayboogy

    stayboogy Well-Known Member


    i don't think so. but i'm weary of posting them online in case not everyone should have the same ones.

    but what is on the straight talk insert and what is posted here IS NOT what is set on the phone out of the box. at not least mine, and i'm in the US. shouldn't be different for regions other than other countries i wouldn't think.
  7. neutrontech

    neutrontech Well-Known Member

    That is strange because when I first found this forum, I verified the posted APN settings with my stock settings on the phone, and they were identical. So after loading one.three on my phone I had no data or MMS, then came back to this page and input the posted settings and everything started working.


    I would advise anyone planning on changing their ROM to copy down their settings, or at least verify they match the posted ones, before doing so.
  8. stayboogy

    stayboogy Well-Known Member

    you are incorrect.

    this is missing from the above:

    MCC ***

    MNC ***

    and APN type is incorrect: is not two separate APNs but only one with all types.

    that's what all is missing...
  9. Noname4aday

    Noname4aday Member

    It's the area cause we can only get vireo sp here in KS definitely no Cingular within 100 miles
  10. deedroid2

    deedroid2 New Member

    These settings worked for my HTC Evo 4G. I couldn't even get pictures to download but now I can, haven't tried sending pics yet but will let you know if it will let.
  11. neutrontech

    neutrontech Well-Known Member

    don't know what top tell you, I input the settings as posted above and it worked fine. I just double checked
  12. baby gurl

    baby gurl New Member

    how do i reboot my samung galaxy s
  13. hi5five

    hi5five Well-Known Member

    mcc 310

    mnc 410
  14. X0dus

    X0dus New Member

    Worked for me! Thanks for this info; The wife appreciates it.
  15. grateful78

    grateful78 New Member

    I used the APN settings that came with my SIM card and while wifi worked great, I was unable to get a data connection away from home. After using one other APN I found on the internet THIS is the one that worked. Thank you so much anthony062991! I registered on the site just so I could thank you.
  16. mrlightrail

    mrlightrail New Member

    Using the stock straight talk apn settings, no problems with web or sending text messages, but cannot download or send picture messages. My phone is a Galaxy S 4g, and my wife's is a Galaxy S Vibrant. both phones have same issue.
  17. mikec628

    mikec628 Well-Known Member

    Well there is a few different ways to input the apn to use on Straight Talk. Here is a few that i have used along with the ones above. They all work.
    Name: StraightTalk or HOME
    APN: att.mvno or ATT HSPA+
    Proxy: Not set or proxy.mvno.tracfone.com
    Port: Not set or 80
    Username: Not set
    Password: Not set
    Server: Not set
    MMSC: http://mmsc.cingular.com
    MMSC proxy: 66.209.11.32 or proxy.mvno.tracfone.com
    MMS port: 80
    MCC: 310
    MNC: 410
    Authentication Type: Not set
    APN type: default,supl,mms
  18. kingmt

    kingmt Well-Known Member

    The easiest way is while your on Wi-Fi download Tweakker.
  19. Neo84282013

    Neo84282013 New Member

    Thanks man your APN settings work :)
  20. death2verizon

    death2verizon New Member

    only gonna post this one last time.....
    the mms proxy for pic msgs is 66.209.11.32

    either it changed or someone f***cked up, but the last octet should be .32, not .33

    incidentally, the "mcc and mnc" settings indicate the carrier, such as at&t, or tmobile...not sure what changing them could accomplish, if anything, or even if deleting them entirely would affect anything
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  21. ac33

    ac33 New Member

    I have a factory unlocked galaxy s3,the apn's ST gave me were all wrong,Here's what worked for me. apn=wap.tracfone proxy=leave blank port 8080 mmsc=http;//mms.tracfone.com mms proxy=66.209.11.32(thanks) mms port=leave blank
  22. jeditaz

    jeditaz New Member

    If your Straight Talk phone access the AT&T network, the settings at the top do work, but you have to make sure your old APNs have been deleted first. Use APN Backup and Restore from the Play Store to remove any original APNs, then after putting in the ones at the top, go back to APN Backup and Restore to create a backup on your SD card.
  23. natemann360

    natemann360 New Member

    Mikec628. Made a profile just to thank you man. Galaxy s3 att wouldn't work with any other settings. But I tried urs and works great. Thanks man

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