Huawei Ascend Y550

Huawei Ascend Y550

Select network mode - Huawei Ascend Y550

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You can select which network modes your phone should use. This selection influences the data speeds you can achieve.

Step 1 of 9

Find "Network Mode"

Press Settings.

Step 2 of 9

Find "Network Mode"

Press All.

Step 3 of 9

Find "Network Mode"

Press Mobile networks.

Step 4 of 9

Find "Network Mode"

Press Network Mode.

Step 5 of 9

Select network mode

Press one of the following options:
4G/3G/2G auto

3G (UMTS) or 4G (LTE) enables you to achieve higher data speeds than when using 2G (GSM).
If you select 4G/3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the three network modes provided that you're within range of a 4G network.
If you select 3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the two network modes provided that you're within range of a 3G network.
If you select 3G only, your phone can only connect to 3G networks.
If you select 2G only, your phone can only connect to 2G networks.
Step 6 of 9

Select network mode

3G/2G auto

3G (UMTS) or 4G (LTE) enables you to achieve higher data speeds than when using 2G (GSM).
If you select 4G/3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the three network modes provided that you're within range of a 4G network.
If you select 3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the two network modes provided that you're within range of a 3G network.
If you select 3G only, your phone can only connect to 3G networks.
If you select 2G only, your phone can only connect to 2G networks.
Step 7 of 9

Select network mode

3G only

3G (UMTS) or 4G (LTE) enables you to achieve higher data speeds than when using 2G (GSM).
If you select 4G/3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the three network modes provided that you're within range of a 4G network.
If you select 3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the two network modes provided that you're within range of a 3G network.
If you select 3G only, your phone can only connect to 3G networks.
If you select 2G only, your phone can only connect to 2G networks.
Step 8 of 9

Select network mode

2G only

3G (UMTS) or 4G (LTE) enables you to achieve higher data speeds than when using 2G (GSM).
If you select 4G/3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the three network modes provided that you're within range of a 4G network.
If you select 3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the two network modes provided that you're within range of a 3G network.
If you select 3G only, your phone can only connect to 3G networks.
If you select 2G only, your phone can only connect to 2G networks.
Step 9 of 9

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Network Mode"

Press Settings.
Press All.
Press Mobile networks.
Press Network Mode.

2. Select network mode

Press one of the following options:
4G/3G/2G auto
3G (UMTS) or 4G (LTE) enables you to achieve higher data speeds than when using 2G (GSM).
If you select 4G/3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the three network modes provided that you're within range of a 4G network.
If you select 3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the two network modes provided that you're within range of a 3G network.
If you select 3G only, your phone can only connect to 3G networks.
If you select 2G only, your phone can only connect to 2G networks.
3G/2G auto
3G (UMTS) or 4G (LTE) enables you to achieve higher data speeds than when using 2G (GSM).
If you select 4G/3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the three network modes provided that you're within range of a 4G network.
If you select 3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the two network modes provided that you're within range of a 3G network.
If you select 3G only, your phone can only connect to 3G networks.
If you select 2G only, your phone can only connect to 2G networks.
3G only
3G (UMTS) or 4G (LTE) enables you to achieve higher data speeds than when using 2G (GSM).
If you select 4G/3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the three network modes provided that you're within range of a 4G network.
If you select 3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the two network modes provided that you're within range of a 3G network.
If you select 3G only, your phone can only connect to 3G networks.
If you select 2G only, your phone can only connect to 2G networks.
2G only
3G (UMTS) or 4G (LTE) enables you to achieve higher data speeds than when using 2G (GSM).
If you select 4G/3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the three network modes provided that you're within range of a 4G network.
If you select 3G/2G auto, your phone automatically switches between the two network modes provided that you're within range of a 3G network.
If you select 3G only, your phone can only connect to 3G networks.
If you select 2G only, your phone can only connect to 2G networks.

3. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.