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Fido APN settings for Apple iPhone 8 Plus

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Apple iPhone 8 Plus is compatible with Fido GSM, Fido HSDPA and Fido LTE.

To configure Fido APN settings with Apple iPhone 8 Plus follow below steps.

Fido Internet & MMS APN settings

From main menu of Apple iPhone 8 Plus, select Settings and then Cellular.

Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network.

Go to Cellular Data and enter information as below

APN: internet.fido.ca
Username: fido
Password: fido

Fido 2 APN settings for iOS screenshot

Go to LTE Setup (Optional) section and enter information as below

APN: (Leave Blank)
Username: (Leave Blank)
Password: (Leave Blank)

Enter the below details in MMS section:

APN: internet.fido.ca
Username: fido
Password: fido
MMSC: http://mms.fido.ca
MMS Proxy:
MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf

Fido 2 MMS APN settings for iOS screenshot

Press the Home button to save the APN and exit to the main screen.
Now, restartĀ Apple iPhone 8 Plus to apply Fido 2 APN settings.

If the above Fido Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your iPhone 8 Plus, make below changes to Fido Internet & MMS APN settings to get Fido Internet on your Apple iPhone 8 Plus.

APNfido-core-appl1.apn
Usernameblank
Passwordblank
MMS proxy205.151.11.13

If the above Fido Internet & MMS APN settings too do not work on your iPhone 8 Plus, make below changes to Fido Internet & MMS APN settings to get Fido LTE on your Apple iPhone 8 Plus.

APNltemobile.apn
Usernameblank
Passwordblank
MMS proxymmsproxy.fido.ca

For Apple iPhone 8 Plus, 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 Apple iPhone 8 Plus, APN should be entered as ltemobile.apn and not as LTEMOBILE.APN or Ltemobile.apn.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus compatibility with Fido

Apple iPhone 8 Plus is compatible with below network frequencies of Fido. iPhone 8 Plus has variants A1863 and A1905.

2G
GSM850 MHz, 1900 MHz
3G
HSDPAA1863, A1905850 MHz, 1900 MHz
4G
LTEA1863, A1905Band 7 2600 MHz
Band 4 1700/2100 MHz, Band 17 700 MHz*
  Band 7 2600 MHz
Band 4 1700/2100 MHz, Band 17 700 MHz*
*These frequencies of Fido may not have countrywide coverage for Apple iPhone 8 Plus.

Explain Apple iPhone 8 Plus compatibility with Fido

Apple iPhone 8 Plus has modal variants A1863, A1905 and v2.

Fido 2G APN with Apple iPhone 8 Plus

Apple iPhone 8 Plus supports Fido 2G on GSM 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Fido 3G APN with Apple iPhone 8 Plus

A1863, A1905

Apple iPhone 8 Plus A1863, A1905 supports Fido 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Fido 4G LTE APN with Apple iPhone 8 Plus

Compatibility of Apple iPhone 8 Plus with Fido 4G depends on the modal variants A1863, A1905 and v2.

A1863, A1905

Apple iPhone 8 Plus A1863, A1905 supports Fido 4G on LTE Band 7 2600 MHz.
It will also support Fido 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz and Band 17 700 MHz only in some areas of Canada.

v2

Apple iPhone 8 Plus v2 supports Fido 4G on LTE Band 7 2600 MHz.
It will also support Fido 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz and Band 17 700 MHz only in some areas of Canada.

Overall compatibililty of Apple iPhone 8 Plus with Fido is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPhone 8 Plus with Fido, or the Fido network support on Apple iPhone 8 Plus we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPhone 8 Plus and Fido network. Even Apple iPhone 8 Plus is listed as compatible here, Fido network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPhone 8 Plus in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Fido allows Apple iPhone 8 Plus in their network, whether Apple iPhone 8 Plus will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPhone 8 Plus will work on Fido and the network performance between Fido and Apple iPhone 8 Plus. To check if Apple iPhone 8 Plus is really allowed in Fido network please contact Fido support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPhone 8 Plus to use on Fido.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus network specifications

OS iOS 11
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - A1863, A1905
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100) - A1863, A1905
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
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