Sprint APN Settings – For Android, iPhone & Galaxy

By | July 2, 2020

There are many mobile networks in the world and sprint is also one of them. Sprint is also an American telecommunication company which mainly provides wireless services to its customers. This network is also an internet service provider – originated in Overland Park, Kansas. To use MMS or internet service through any mobile network, one needs APN settings installation in his/her phone. So sprint users also require Sprint APN settings to install.

From the above paragraph, you came to know that Sprint customers also have to install MMS and APN settings, so there are little efforts for you to do to welcome the amazing internet offers Sprint MVNO gives. If you are its user, you may know the low-rates packages and services they provide, and if you have not installed its APN settings yet, we came with all the related settings according to your mobile so that you can use the internet. Read till the end to get a thorough knowledge about this and make it work. Let’s get started.

Sprint APN Settings Android

For Android Mobile users who use Sprint network, we have gathered information related APN settings for them. Usually, the network customer receives an APN settings message when he/she inserts a new sim card. Still, if somehow any person needs to use data internet and requires the installation of APN settings, then you can read the guidance given below.

[Sprint APN Settings for Android Step By Step Guide]

Go to the ”Settings” option in your android mobile from “Home”.

Search for the ”Wireless And Networks” option in the “Settings” to move ahead.

Now tap on ”Mobile And Networks” and select the “Access Point Names” option

If your android phone has the ”MENU” option, then tap on this ( or tap on three dots ) to get the ”NEW APN” option.

Now enter the following settings.

Name Settings
Name Sprint
APN cinet.spcs
Proxy Leave it blank
Username Leave it blank
Password Leave it blank
Server Leave it blank
MMSC Leave it blank
MMS proxy 68.28.31.7
MMS port Leave it blank
MCC 234
MNC 15
Authentication Type not set
APN Type default
APN protocol IPv4
After this save these settings. To activate these settings, select the settings that you created.
If there are some 3g, 4g, E or GPRS sign next to your signal bars, then it means you are connected now.
Click here to check out other US networks APN Settings.

Sprint APN Settings iPhone

If you are an iPhone as well as a sprint mobile user and want to install APN settings in your iPhone to enjoy the MMS and internet services, then there is a different method for iPhone to install APN settings. These settings are easy to install. You only need to follow the below instruction.

{Sprint APN Settings for iPhone Step By Step Guide]

Go to settings then Tap on ‘’Mobile/Cellular.’’

Check that Cellular Data have turned on or not

Now go to ‘’ mobile/cellular data network’’.

After this, Enter the following information/settings there.

Name Settings
APN cinet.spcs
Username Leave it blank
Password Leave it Blank

Now Enter the following details in the MMS section

Name Settings
APN cinet.spcs
Username Leave it blank
Password Leave it blank
MMSC Leave it blank
MMS Proxy 68.28.31.7
MMS Max Massage Size 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL http;//www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf

Now, On the top of your screen, press the left arrow three times and go back to your mobile’s home.

To check the working of the settings, look around the signal bar. If there are some 3g, 4g, E or GPRS, then it means settings are working, and you can use the internet and MMS service.

Sprint Assurance Wireless APN Settings

For all those who are eligible for Assurance wireless or have got free phones, in case they want to install APN settings in those mobiles, follow the below guides and instructions.

[Sprint APN Settings for Assurance Wireless  Step By Step Guide]

Go to ”Settings” option in your mobile from “Home.

Search for ”Wireless And Networks” option in the “Settings” to move ahead

Now tap on ”Mobile And Networks” and select the “Access Point Names” option

If your android phone has the ”MENU” option, then tap on this ( or tap on three dots ) to get the ”NEW APN” option.

Now enter the following settings.

Name Settings
Name Sprint
APN cinet.spcs
Proxy Leave it blank
Username Leave it blank
Password Leave it blank
Server Leave it blank
MMSC Leave it blank
MMS proxy 68.28.31.7
MMS port Leave it blank
MCC 234
MNC 15
Authentication Type not set
APN Type default
APN protocol IPv4
After this save these settings. To activate these settings, select the settings that you created.
If there are some 3g, 4g, next to your signal bars, then it means you are connected now.

Sprint APN Settings Galaxy S5

Many Galaxy S5 users are the customers of Sprint Network. So for Sprint users, here we have collected all the information and step by step guide to install APN settings in their Galaxy S5.

[Sprint APN Settings for Galaxy S5 Step By Step Guide]

In your Galaxy S5, open the “Drawer.”

After that, go to “Settings” and then tap on “Mobile Network Settings.”

Now open “Acess Point Names.”

Press the + button on the top right corner then enter the following settings

Name Settings
Enter name Sprint 1
APN cinet.spcs
Proxy Leave it Blank
Port Leave it Blank
Username Leave it Blank
Password Leave it Blank
Server Leave it Blank
MMSC Leave it Blank
MMS proxy 68.28.31.7
MMS port 80
MCC Leave it Blank
MNC Leave it Blank
Authentication type Leave it Blank
APN type default

Keep default values for all the blank fields which you can see in the above table.

Now tap on the “Menu” option and then select “Save”.

To check the working, look at the sides of your signal bars if there are some 3g. 4G, Or GPRS there, it means the settings are working.

Sprint APN Settings Galaxy S7

If you are using Sprint network in Galaxy S7 and want to install the APN settings, then you can install by following the below steps.

[Sprint APN Settings for Galaxy S7 Step By Step Guide]

Go to the “Settings” in your S7.

Then tap on “More/Mobile Networks”.

Now go to “Access Point Names”.

Press + on the right top of your screen and enter the following settings.

Name Settings
Name Sprint 1
APN cinet.spcs
Proxy Leave it Blank
Port Leave it Blank
Username Leave it Blank
Password Leave it Blank
Server Leave it Blank
MMSC Leave it Blank
MMS proxy 68.28.31.7
MMS port 80
MCC Leave it Blank
MNC Leave it Blank
Authentication type Leave it Blank
APN type default
APN protocol IPv4
APN roaming protocol IPv4
Bearer Unspecified
APN PPP phone number Not set

For all the blank fields, leave the default fields as it is, set by your phone.

To check about its working, look around the signal bars. If you see some 3g, 4g, or GPRS around signal bars, then the settings are working.

Frequently Asked Questions

What would the Sprint APN settings do on the phone?

The phone reads these settings and sets up a connection between the public internet and your carrier’s cellular network. Through this connection, you can use the internet using your mobile data and can also send as well as receive MMS.

My APN settings are appearing disabled. What should I do?

If the settings on your phone are disabled and you are not able to modify them, then it means they are “grayed out”. It is a sign that the sprint network has already set it and there is no need to modify them.

How do I get APN configuration settings message from the Sprint Network?

You can enter the above settings but if you want the APN configuration settings from the network, then take your sim out and turn on the phone. After that insert your sim back to your phone and turn your mobile on, you will receive a configuration message.

How to reset my APN settings to the settings that the Sprint Network has provided?

Go to Home > Settings >Wireless and Networks/ Wireless Controls > Mobile Networks > Access Point Names >Menu >Reset to Default.

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