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Fido APN settings for Allview W1i

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Allview W1i is compatible with Fido GSM and Allview W1i is not compatible with Fido HSDPA.

We do not recommend using Allview W1i with Fido as W1i will only support Fido 2G in Canada. The data transfer speeds with W1i will be extremely low for Fido. Check the compatibility of Allview W1i with Fido for the details.

Fido Internet & MMS APN settings

Go to App list, tap Settings Cellular + SIM

If your phone supports more than 1 SIM card, choose SIM 1 settings or SIM 2 settings depending on the SIM that you want to use for Fido 2.
Turn on Data Connection.

Enable Use cellular data in For limited Wi-Fi connectivity
If you have more than 1 SIM card choose the SIM card for data connection in SIM for data connection
Enable 3G connection for faster data transfer speeds. Also enable Highest connection speed

Internet Configuration Settings:

In Cellular + SIM Settings, select SIM settings Add Internet APN
If you have a dual SIM phone select the SIM card.

Change the below settings

APN: internet.fido.ca
User name: fido
Password: fido
Authentication type:
Proxy server (URL):
Proxy port:
IP type: IPv4

Tap Save


MMS Configuration Settings:

In Cellular + SIM Settings, select SIM settings Add MMS APN

If you have a dual SIM phone select the SIM card.

Change the below settings

APN: internet.fido.ca
User name: fido
Password: fido
Authentication type:
WAP gateway (URL):
WAP gateway port:
MMSC (URL): http://mms.fido.ca
MMSC port:
Maximum MMS size: 1024
IP Type: IPv4

Tap Save.


If the above Fido Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your W1i, make below changes to Fido Internet & MMS APN settings to get Fido Internet on your Allview W1i.

APNfido-core-appl1.apn
User nameblank
Passwordblank
MMS APN: WAP gateway (URL)205.151.11.13
Authentication typeNone

If the above Fido Internet & MMS APN settings too do not work on your W1i, make below changes to Fido Internet & MMS APN settings to get Fido LTE on your Allview W1i.

APNltemobile.apn
User nameblank
Passwordblank
MMS APN: WAP gateway (URL)mmsproxy.fido.ca
Authentication typeNone
APN protocolIPV4V6

For Allview W1i, when you type Fido APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Fido Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as internet.fido.ca and not as INTERNET.FIDO.CA or Internet.fido.ca. If entering Fido LTE APN Settings above to your Allview W1i, APN should be entered as ltemobile.apn and not as LTEMOBILE.APN or Ltemobile.apn.

Allview W1i compatibility with Fido

Allview W1i is compatible with below network frequencies of Fido.

2G
GSM850 MHz, 1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA Not compatible

Explain Allview W1i compatibility with Fido

Fido 2G APN with Allview W1i

Allview W1i supports Fido 2G on GSM 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Fido 3G APN with Allview W1i

Allview W1i does not support Fido 3G.

Overall compatibililty of Allview W1i with Fido is 33%. The compatibility of Allview W1i with Fido, or the Fido network support on Allview W1i we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Allview W1i and Fido network. Even Allview W1i is listed as compatible here, Fido network can still disallow (sometimes) Allview W1i in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Fido allows Allview W1i in their network, whether Allview W1i will work properly or not, in which bands Allview W1i will work on Fido and the network performance between Fido and Allview W1i. To check if Allview W1i is really allowed in Fido network please contact Fido support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Allview W1i to use on Fido.

Allview W1i network specifications

OS Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1
Network bands GSM / HSPA
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
HSDPA 900 / 2100

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Allview W1s Fido APN settings
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Fido Solutions
Fido Solutions
@thelolochan In that case, I suggest you contact our technical support line. You can reach them here:fido.ca -Philippe
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