SmarTone APN Settings for the Faster Internet Speed (5G)

This is what you are looking at: the APN settings for SmarTone internet services, for Android, iOS, and other users. These are officially recommended settings, and I’ve added a bonus tip—a trick that can improve your downloading speed by a few more percentage points. Let’s get started!

Understanding SmarTone APN Settings

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But here’s the thing: to really make the most of SmarTone’s network, you’ve got to have your APN settings configured correctly. APN stands for Access Point Name, and it’s essentially the secret handshake between your device and SmarTone’s network, allowing you to access all those sweet mobile data services.

So, how do you ensure your APN settings are spot-on? It’s easier than you might think! Just follow these simple steps:

APN Mostly😉.

SmarTone LTE APN Settings for Hong Kong

Now, one of the pro tips while configuring the APN settings, specifically for Android users, is to simply add “hipri” into the APN type menu. You will find other APN types too in the APN settings, like default, mms, internet, etc. So, you have to add hipri by including a simple comma and then save it. In most cases, adding hipri actually improves internet speed. In terms of downloading, we have seen an increase of 15-18%.

For iPhone

Cellular Data
MMS Proxy10.9.9.9:8080
MMS Message Size1048576
MMS UA Prof URLBlank


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SmarTone APN Settings for Android

ProxyNot Set
PortNot Set
UsernameNot Set
PasswordNot Set
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MMS Proxy10.9.9.9
MMS Port8080
Authentication TypeNot Set
APN Typedefault,supl,mms
APN ProtocolIPv4
APN Roaming ProtocolIPv4
Enable/Disable APNAPN Enabled
MVNO TypeNone
MVNO ValueNot Set


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SmarTone APN Settings for Blackberry

Internet APN

Access Point Name (APN)SMARTONE
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Access Point Name (APN)SMARTONE
Proxy URL10.9.9.9:8080
Proxy UsernameBlank
Proxy PasswordBlank


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Configuring SmarTone APN Settings (Step-by-Step Guide)

A. For Smartphones:

Follow these simple steps to edit your APN settings on any Android device:

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  1. Access your device’s Settings menu. The specific steps might vary slightly depending on your phone’s model and operating system. However, the general path is usually: Settings > Mobile Network (or Cellular Network) > Access Point Names (or APNs).
  2. Look for existing APN profiles. If none exist, create a new one by tapping the “+” symbol.
  3. Enter the following details for the APN settings:
    • APN: smartone (This is the most crucial field)
    • Username: (Leave blank)
    • Password: (Leave blank)
  4. Tap “Save” to apply the new APN configuration.

B. For Other Devices (if applicable):

The steps for configuring APN settings on devices like tablets or mobile hotspots might differ. It’s recommended to consult your device’s user manual for specific instructions.

Troubleshooting Tips (Optional)

If you’re still facing issues with mobile data connectivity after configuring the APN settings, try these troubleshooting steps:

Fix 1: Verify Your APN Settings

First things first, let’s make sure your APN settings are all squared away. Here’s what you need to do:

  1. Navigate to your phone’s Settings, then tap on Mobile Networks, and finally, Access Point Names.
  2. Once you’re there, cross-check your settings with the following:

If anything looks out of place, go ahead and make the necessary changes. Trust me, even the smallest typo can throw a wrench in the works!

Fix 2: Turn It Off and On Again

I know, I know. It’s the oldest trick in the book, but sometimes, a good old-fashioned restart is all your phone needs to get back on track. Once you’ve double-checked your APN settings, go ahead and restart your device. This will help apply the new settings and give your network connection a fresh start.

Fix 3: The Airplane Mode Dance

If a simple restart doesn’t do the trick, it’s time to bust out the Airplane Mode dance. Here’s what you do:

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  1. Turn on Airplane Mode and wait for about 10 seconds.
  2. Turn Airplane Mode off again.

This little dance can help reset your device’s connection to the network and get things moving again.

Fix 4: Check Your Mobile Data

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Sometimes, the simplest things can be the most overlooked. Make sure your Mobile Data is actually turned on in your device settings. You’d be surprised how often this little toggle can cause big headaches!

Fix 5: Network Outages: The Silent Culprit

If you’ve tried all of the above and you’re still stuck, it might be time to check for network outages in your area. Give SmarTone customer support a call or check their website for any known issues. If there’s an outage, sit tight and wait for the network to come back online.

Fix 6: SIM Card Woes

If you’re still having trouble, it’s time to take a closer look at your SIM card. Here’s what you can do:

  1. Make sure your SIM card is properly inserted in your device.
  2. Try popping your SIM card into another device to see if the issue follows the card or stays with your phone.

If the issue seems to be with your SIM card, contact SmarTone for a replacement.

Fix 7: Software Updates: Your Phone’s Best Friend

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Make sure your device is running the latest and greatest software version. Outdated software can sometimes cause issues with network connectivity. Here’s how to check:

  1. Go to Settings, then Software Update.
  2. If there’s an update available, go ahead and install it.

Fix 8: Reset Network Settings

If all else fails, it might be time to break out the big guns and reset your network settings altogether. Here’s how:

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  1. Go to Settings, then System, then Reset Options.
  2. Tap on Reset Network Settings.

Keep in mind that this will erase all of your saved Wi-Fi networks and Bluetooth connections, so make sure you have that information handy before you hit the reset button.

Fix 9: Call in the Cavalry

If you’ve tried everything and you’re still stuck, it’s time to call in reinforcements. Contact SmarTone customer support for further assistance. They might have additional troubleshooting steps or be able to diagnose network issues that you can’t see on your end.

Alternative APN Settings

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Finally, if you’ve exhausted all other options, it might be worth trying a different set of APN settings provided by SmarTone. Give customer support a call and ask if they have any alternative settings you can try.


So that’s it for today’s blog post! Today, I’ve shown you how to set up your SmarTone APN or internet settings on any Android device, iPhone, or even a Blackberry. These settings can boost your internet speed, signal strength, and overall connectivity. If you run into any issues while setting it up, don’t worry—I’ve included step-by-step instructions to guide you through the process. Just take a look at the tables and enter the values into your mobile phone settings under APN.

That’s it for now! I hope you found this information helpful. If you did, please share your thoughts in the comments section below. And if you have any questions or need further assistance, feel free to reach out to us. Stay connected and have a great day!

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