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Fido APN settings for Samsung Galaxy A8

, Updated:       Fido   Samsung Galaxy A8   Android

Samsung Galaxy A8 is compatible with Fido GSM, Fido HSDPA and Fido LTE.

To configure Fido APN settings with Samsung Galaxy A8 follow below steps.

Fido Internet & MMS APN settings

Go to Settings More Cellular network settings Access point names

Press the Menu and select New APN

Enter name: Fido 2
APN: internet.fido.ca
Proxy:
Port:
Username: fido
Password: fido
Server:
MMSC: http://mms.fido.ca
MMS Proxy:
MMS Port: 80
MCC: 302
MNC: 370
Authentication type:
APN type: default,supl,mms

Keep the default values set by device for all blank fields shown above.

If the above Fido Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Galaxy A8, make below changes to Fido Internet & MMS APN settings to get Fido Internet on your Samsung Galaxy A8.

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

If the above Fido Internet & MMS APN settings too do not work on your Galaxy A8, make below changes to Fido Internet & MMS APN settings to get Fido LTE on your Samsung Galaxy A8.

APNltemobile.apn
Usernameblank
Passwordblank
MMS proxymmsproxy.fido.ca
APN typedefault,mms,supl
Authentication typeNone
APN protocolIPV4V6

For Samsung Galaxy A8, 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 Samsung Galaxy A8, APN should be entered as ltemobile.apn and not as LTEMOBILE.APN or Ltemobile.apn.

Fido MCC-MNC values

302-370

Samsung Galaxy A8 compatibility with Fido

Samsung Galaxy A8 is compatible with below network frequencies of Fido.

2G
GSM850 MHz, 1900 MHz
3G
HSDPA850 MHz, 1900 MHz
4G
LTEBand 7 2600 MHz

Explain Samsung Galaxy A8 compatibility with Fido

Fido 2G APN with Samsung Galaxy A8

Samsung Galaxy A8 supports Fido 2G on GSM 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Fido 3G APN with Samsung Galaxy A8

Samsung Galaxy A8 supports Fido 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Fido 4G LTE APN with Samsung Galaxy A8

Samsung Galaxy A8 supports Fido 4G on LTE Band 7 2600 MHz.

Overall compatibililty of Samsung Galaxy A8 with Fido is 100%. The compatibility of Samsung Galaxy A8 with Fido, or the Fido network support on Samsung Galaxy A8 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Samsung Galaxy A8 and Fido network. Even Samsung Galaxy A8 is listed as compatible here, Fido network can still disallow (sometimes) Samsung Galaxy A8 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Fido allows Samsung Galaxy A8 in their network, whether Samsung Galaxy A8 will work properly or not, in which bands Samsung Galaxy A8 will work on Fido and the network performance between Fido and Samsung Galaxy A8. To check if Samsung Galaxy A8 is really allowed in Fido network please contact Fido support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Samsung Galaxy A8 to use on Fido.

Samsung Galaxy A8 network specifications

OS Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
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