August 5, 2012

How To Activate SMART GPRS / 3G Settings - Access Point Names (APN)

Here's how to configure your 4G / LTE, 3G, GPRS and MMS settings with Smart network. You can activate your Smart settings directly fight via SMS and Sim Connect Menu, settings will be automatically sent to your phone. Steps provided below are for those whose want to configure Smart APN settings manually on their mobile phones.

Settings will work on any GPRS capable phone, Android, iPhone, Windows and tablets as long as you are using Smart SIM card. Activating this service lets you send SMS, MMS, videos and free internet access on their wap home page the other smart free sites. It also lets you their 3G/4G connectivity or even LTE if it's available on your area.


Here's how to activate your Smart GPRS, MMS and 3G APN Settings

1. Via SMS

Just type SET (your phone model) and send to 211
Smart will send you a configuration for your phone. 

Note: Once you receive the configuration, just key in the default PIN '1234'

2. Via SMART Menu

To enable your SIM CONNECT menu just text GET MENU and send to 9888 

On your SMART menu,  choose SIM CONNECT menu, then select MMS/GPRS/3G activation menu. 

3. Manual Smart APN Settings

Smart Internet APN Settings:

  • Connection Name: SmartInternet
  • APN: internet
  • PSA / Proxy Server: or (no PSA/Leave it blank or default)
  • Port: 8080 
  • Homepage:

Smart GPRS APN Settings:

  • Connection Name: SmartGPRS
  • APN: smart1
  • PSA / Proxy Server: or (no PSA/Leave it blank or default)
  • Port: 8080 
  • Homepage:

Smart MMS APN Settings:

  • Connection Name: SmartMMS
  • APN: mms
  • PSA / Proxy Server: or (no PSA/Leave it blank or default)
  • Port: 8080 or 9201
  • Homepage: 

If you're an Android phone user you can check out the guide we posted on Manual GPRS, MMS and 3G Setting for Android Smartphones.

We also added other network GPRS activation steps and tutorial on how to configure Talk N Text GPRS/WAP/3G settingsGlobe GPRS and APN Settings and Sun Cellular GPRS 3G MMS Settings Activation for your reference.


  1. Anonymous5/04/2013

    how to activate 3g on huawei ideos s7

  2. Anonymous5/12/2013

    how to active the enternet in smart sim in philippines,,and android cellphone

    1. you may see this workthrough on how to configure smart internet settings manually on your Android phone Manual GPRS, MMS, 3G Network Internet Settings on Your Android Mobile Phone

  3. Anonymous6/07/2013

    Will gprs be activated in hspa smartphones? Thanks.

  4. Anonymous7/06/2013

    not working.. how do i connect to the internet using the promo of smart unli fb

  5. Anonymous8/24/2013

    How do I get Smart 3G settings on my Note 2? I have already activated GPRS and MMS settings on my phone. But they're not sending me the activation setting for 3G. Help.. Thank you!

  6. I registered to OPERA 60 but i cant access to it, I activated my GPRS/MMS/3G but it does'nt work. What should I do ?

  7. Anonymous11/24/2013

    How will I get gprs settings whiles my APN software is not working or corrupted iwhen i click to open for me to do the settings it does not responed or open? what should i do?.

  8. do i need load for this

  9. how do i activate my 3g setting in my phone

  10. Anonymous7/25/2014

    i did not register on subscription is UNLI50...FB works fine but my browser does not connect to the please...

  11. Anonymous8/17/2014

    The default pin is not working for me. After i input the pin "1234" it keeps on prompting the same window. Help

  12. Anonymous9/22/2014

    Default PIN not working for me either. I use an Oppo Find 5, and I was sent the configuration settings. I chose Full install (not custom) and it prompted me to input the PIN. I did, but it just keeps asking for the PIN.

  13. Same problem

  14. Anonymous10/14/2014

    somebody help me how can i use my opera mini in my phone nokia X3-02

  15. Anonymous11/23/2014

    hi help pls..the 4G is not displayed on my screen. i followed all the instructions here and i subscribe to lte 50 as well ...please help..

  16. Anonymous12/28/2014

    no Homepage in CM Flare Lite, where should I put ?

  17. Anonymous1/01/2015

    What should I do when it doesn't send me any configuration settings?

  18. Anonymous7/01/2015

    sorry, you are not allowed to download customer support menu. why.......

  19. Anonymous9/05/2015

    why does default pin is not working

  20. Anonymous10/05/2015

    why i cant conn to 3G net in my flare lite quad even if the settins are ok?pls do something for this phone update this..tnx

  21. Im not allowed to download Customer Support Menu what im gonna do smart