Help Setting up Simple Mobile Data and MMS on the BLU Studio 5s Running Android 4.1.2

This page explains how to set up your Simple Mobile data, internet, MMS picture messages, and group texts on your BLU Studio 5s using Android 4.1.2 If you are unable to browse the web without wi-fi, send and receive MMS picture messages and group texts this page may help.

This page will show you how set your Simple Mobile APN settings on your phone. Your data, MMS picture messages, and group texts won’t work unless you have set this up correctly.

Pull down the notifications screen & tap on Settings
Tap on Mobile Data (some phones say “more”
Tap Mobile Networks (some phones have “Access Point Names” here)
Tap Access Point Names
Press the menu button
Select New APN
Name:SIMPLE Mobile
APN: simple
MMS Proxy:
MMS Port:
MCC: 310
MNC: 260
APN Type: default,supl,mms,admin
If no APN settings are present, a restore to factory default settings may be required.
Select Menu and Save
Go back one screen to the APN list and tap on the dot to Enable the SIMPLE Mobile APN
Restart phone & you’re set!
These settings have been tested to work with the Galaxy S3 and the HTC One S


  1. Brian Cope | |

    Having trouble opening MMS text messages. I have an 5.0 studio LTE combined with 4.3 Android. Will the settings above work?

    Thank you!

    • Bob Thompson | |

      They should. try them.

  2. Claude Riley | |

    I have purchased a Blu Studio 5.0 C HD phone and I am having the problem of saving MMS pictures. do someone know the APN settings for simple mobile data?

    • Bob Thompson | |

      Did you try the settings on this page?

  3. Suluhishi Heru | |

    I’m usin the Blu Studio C 5.0 I’ve applied your advice and still do not receive pictures.

    • Bob Thompson | |

      Are you using Metro PCS or Simple Mobile? MetroPCS right?
      try adding APN Type: default,mms,supl

  4. Priscilla | |

    Hi Bob, I have a Blu Dash 5.5 and Straight Talk service, I can not send mms pic msg, I believe my setting are wrong, I just purchased this phone, can u possibly help me out with this problem? Thank you, Regards Priscilla..

  5. Markeisha | |

    what is t-mobile apn i tried everything and my internet still doesnt work

    • Bob Thompson | |

      What wireless company are you using?

  6. Wanda wright | |

    On “smart phone matters” found most help but my flu 6.0 won’t offer. New APN when I hit menu button nothing happens

    • Bob Thompson | |

      Try doing a reset to default. Edit and delete and APNs in the list. Then create a new APN

      • Wanda | |

        U mean reset the entire phone?

        • Bob Thompson | |

          Go to the APN Settings screen and choose reset to defaults

          • Wanda | |

            Lol. Ya I found it after showing my lack of knowledge. I followed everything. But, it appears it didn’t work

          • Bob Thompson | |

            Are you using Simple Mobile or Straight Talk?

          • Wanda | |

            Straight talk

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