Defence Mobile APN settings for Huawei Honor 8
Huawei Honor 8 is compatible with Defence Mobile GSM 50%, Defence Mobile HSDPA 50% and Defence Mobile LTE 50%.
To configure Defence Mobile APN settings with Huawei Honor 8 follow below steps.
Defence Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings
Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names
Press on right top
Name: Defence Mobile 2
MMS proxy: proxy.mobile.att.net
MMS port: 80
Authentication type: None
APN type: default,mms,supl,hipri
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
APN PPP phone number: Not set
Do not change the default values set by device for all blank fields above.
For Huawei Honor 8, when you type Defence Mobile APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Defence Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as reseller and not as RESELLER or Reseller.
Defence Mobile MCC-MNC values
Huawei Honor 8 compatibility with Defence Mobile
Huawei Honor 8 is compatible with below network frequencies of Defence Mobile. Honor 8 has variants AL00 (USA).
|GSM||850 MHz, 1900 MHz*|
|AL00 (USA)||Band 12 700 MHz, Band 17 700 MHz, Band 4 1700/2100 MHz, Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 5 850 MHz*|
Explain Huawei Honor 8 compatibility with Defence Mobile
Huawei Honor 8 has modal variants AL00 (USA).
Defence Mobile 2G APN with Huawei Honor 8
Huawei Honor 8 supports Defence Mobile 2G on GSM 850 MHz and 1900 MHz only in some areas of United States.
Defence Mobile 3G APN with Huawei Honor 8
Huawei Honor 8 supports Defence Mobile 3G on HSDPA 1900 MHz only in some areas of United States.
Defence Mobile 4G LTE APN with Huawei Honor 8
Compatibility of Huawei Honor 8 with Defence Mobile 4G depends on the modal variants and AL00 (USA).
Huawei Honor 8 does not support Defence Mobile 4G LTE.
Huawei Honor 8 AL00 (USA) supports Defence Mobile 4G on LTE Band 12 700 MHz, Band 17 700 MHz, Band 4 1700/2100 MHz, Band 2 1900 MHz and Band 5 850 MHz only in some areas of United States.
Overall compatibililty of Huawei Honor 8 with Defence Mobile is 50%. The compatibility of Huawei Honor 8 with Defence Mobile, or the Defence Mobile network support on Huawei Honor 8 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Huawei Honor 8 and Defence Mobile network. Even Huawei Honor 8 is listed as compatible here, Defence Mobile network can still disallow (sometimes) Huawei Honor 8 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Defence Mobile allows Huawei Honor 8 in their network, whether Huawei Honor 8 will work properly or not, in which bands Huawei Honor 8 will work on Defence Mobile and the network performance between Defence Mobile and Huawei Honor 8. To check if Huawei Honor 8 is really allowed in Defence Mobile network please contact Defence Mobile support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Huawei Honor 8 to use on Defence Mobile.
Huawei Honor 8 network specifications
|OS||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow), upgradable to 7.0 (Nougat)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)|
HSDPA 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
LTE band 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 12(700), 17(700) - AL00 (USA)