Fido APN settings for Lava Iris X8
Lava Iris X8 is compatible with Fido GSM and Lava Iris X8 is not compatible with Fido HSDPA.
We do not recommend using Lava Iris X8 with Fido as Iris X8 will only support Fido 2G in Canada. The data transfer speeds with Iris X8 will be extremely low for Fido. Check the compatibility of Lava Iris X8 with Fido for the details.
Fido Internet & MMS APN settings
Open App Drawer and go to Settings Mobile network settings Access point names
Press button on top right corner.
Enter name: Fido 2
MMS Port: 80
APN type: default,supl,mms
Keep default values for all blank fields shown above.
Press menu button (top right) and select Save. Done.
If the above Fido Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Iris X8, make below changes to Fido Internet & MMS APN settings to get Fido Internet on your Lava Iris X8.
If the above Fido Internet & MMS APN settings too do not work on your Iris X8, make below changes to Fido Internet & MMS APN settings to get Fido LTE on your Lava Iris X8.
For Lava Iris X8, 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 Lava Iris X8, APN should be entered as ltemobile.apn and not as LTEMOBILE.APN or Ltemobile.apn.
Fido MCC-MNC values
Lava Iris X8 compatibility with Fido
Lava Iris X8 is compatible with below network frequencies of Fido.
|GSM||850 MHz, 1900 MHz|
Explain Lava Iris X8 compatibility with Fido
Fido 2G APN with Lava Iris X8
Lava Iris X8 supports Fido 2G on GSM 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.
Fido 3G APN with Lava Iris X8
Lava Iris X8 does not support Fido 3G.
Overall compatibililty of Lava Iris X8 with Fido is 33%. The compatibility of Lava Iris X8 with Fido, or the Fido network support on Lava Iris X8 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Lava Iris X8 and Fido network. Even Lava Iris X8 is listed as compatible here, Fido network can still disallow (sometimes) Lava Iris X8 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Fido allows Lava Iris X8 in their network, whether Lava Iris X8 will work properly or not, in which bands Lava Iris X8 will work on Fido and the network performance between Fido and Lava Iris X8. To check if Lava Iris X8 is really allowed in Fido network please contact Fido support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Lava Iris X8 to use on Fido.
Lava Iris X8 network specifications
|OS||Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.1 (Lollipop)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|