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GCI APN settings for Apple iPhone 8 Plus

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

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

GCI Internet 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: web.gci
Username:
Password:

GCI 1 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: web.gci
Username:
Password:
MMSC:
MMS Proxy:
MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf

GCI 1 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 GCI 1 APN settings.

GCI 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: mms.gci
Username:
Password:

GCI 3 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: mms.gci
Username:
Password:
MMSC: http://mmsc.gci.net
MMS Proxy: 24.237.158.34:9201
MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf

GCI 3 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 GCI 3 APN settings.

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

MMSChttp://mmsc.gci.csky.us:6672
MMS proxy209.4.229.92:9201

For Apple iPhone 8 Plus, when you type GCI APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering GCI Internet APN settings make sure you enter APN as web.gci and not as WEB.GCI or Web.gci. If entering GCI MMS APN Settings above to your Apple iPhone 8 Plus, APN should be entered as mms.gci and not as MMS.GCI or Mms.gci.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus compatibility with GCI

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

2G
GSM, CDMA1900 MHz, 850 MHz
1900 MHz, 850 MHz*
3G
HSDPA, CDMAA1863, A19051900 MHz, 850 MHz
1900 MHz, 850 MHz*
4G
LTEA1863, A1905Band 4 1700/2100 MHz
  Band 4 1700/2100 MHz
*These frequencies of GCI may not have countrywide coverage for Apple iPhone 8 Plus.

Explain Apple iPhone 8 Plus compatibility with GCI

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

GCI CDMA APN with Apple iPhone 8 Plus

Compatibility of Apple iPhone 8 Plus with GCI CDMA depends on the modal variants , A1863 and A1905.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus supports GCI CDMA on 1900 MHz and 850 MHz.
It will also support GCI CDMA on 1900 MHz and 850 MHz only in some areas of United States.

A1863, A1905

Apple iPhone 8 Plus A1863, A1905 supports GCI CDMA on 1900 MHz and 850 MHz.
It will also support GCI CDMA on 1900 MHz and 850 MHz only in some areas of United States.

GCI 2G APN with Apple iPhone 8 Plus

Apple iPhone 8 Plus supports GCI 2G on GSM 1900 MHz and 850 MHz.
It will also support GCI 2G on GSM 1900 MHz and 850 MHz only in some areas of United States.

GCI 3G APN with Apple iPhone 8 Plus

A1863, A1905

Apple iPhone 8 Plus A1863, A1905 supports GCI 3G on HSDPA 1900 MHz and 850 MHz.
It will also support GCI 3G on HSDPA 1900 MHz and 850 MHz only in some areas of United States.

GCI 4G LTE APN with Apple iPhone 8 Plus

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

A1863, A1905

Apple iPhone 8 Plus A1863, A1905 supports GCI 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.

v2

Apple iPhone 8 Plus v2 supports GCI 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.

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

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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