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Selecting mobile networks

Your device automatically switches between mobile networks depending on which mobile networks are available where you are. You can also manually set your device to use a particular mobile network mode, for example, WCDMA or GSM.

Different status icons are displayed in the status bar depending on the type or mode of network that you are connected to. Refer to Icons in the status bar to see what the different status icons look like.

To select a network mode

  1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
  2. Find and tap Settings > More > Mobile networks.
  3. Tap Preferred network type, then select a network mode.

To select another network manually

  1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
  2. Find and tap Settings > More > Mobile networks > Network operators.
  3. Tap Search mode, then select Manual.
  4. Select a network.

Note

If you select a network manually, your device will not search for other networks, even if you move out of range of the manually selected network.

To activate automatic network selection

  1. From your Home screen, tap Icn sony home apptray normal.
  2. Find and tap Settings > More > Mobile networks > Network operators.
  3. Tap Search mode, then select Automatic.
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