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GCI APN settings for BLU Win HD

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BLU Win HD is compatible with GCI GSM and GCI HSDPA.

GCI Internet APN settings

Go to App list, tap Settings Cellular + SIM

If your phone supports more than 1 SIM card, choose SIM 1 settings or SIM 2 settings depending on the SIM that you want to use for GCI 1.
Turn on Data Connection.

Enable Use cellular data in For limited Wi-Fi connectivity
If you have more than 1 SIM card choose the SIM card for data connection in SIM for data connection
Enable 3G connection for faster data transfer speeds. Also enable Highest connection speed

Internet Configuration Settings:

In Cellular + SIM Settings, select SIM settings Add Internet APN
If you have a dual SIM phone select the SIM card.

Change the below settings

APN: web.gci
User name:
Password:
Authentication type:
Proxy server (URL):
Proxy port:
IP type: IPv4

Tap Save



If the above GCI Internet APN settings do not work on your Win HD, make below changes to GCI Internet APN settings to get GCI WEB on your BLU Win HD.

Authentication typeNone

GCI MMS APN settings

Go to App list, tap Settings Cellular + SIM

If your phone supports more than 1 SIM card, choose SIM 1 settings or SIM 2 settings depending on the SIM that you want to use for GCI 3.
Turn on Data Connection.

Enable Use cellular data in For limited Wi-Fi connectivity
If you have more than 1 SIM card choose the SIM card for data connection in SIM for data connection
Enable 3G connection for faster data transfer speeds. Also enable Highest connection speed


MMS Configuration Settings:

In Cellular + SIM Settings, select SIM settings Add MMS APN

If you have a dual SIM phone select the SIM card.

Change the below settings

APN: mms.gci
User name:
Password:
Authentication type:
WAP gateway (URL): 24.237.158.34
WAP gateway port: 9201
MMSC (URL): http://mmsc.gci.net
MMSC port:
Maximum MMS size: 1024
IP Type: IPv4

Tap Save.


If the above GCI MMS APN settings too do not work on your Win HD, make below changes to GCI MMS APN settings to get GCI MMS on your BLU Win HD.

Wap gareway (URL)blank
Wap gareway portblank
MMSC (URL)http://mmsc.gci.csky.us
MMSC port6672
MMS APN: WAP gateway (URL)209.4.229.92
Authentication typeNone

For BLU Win HD, 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 BLU Win HD, APN should be entered as mms.gci and not as MMS.GCI or Mms.gci.

BLU Win HD compatibility with GCI

BLU Win HD is compatible with below network frequencies of GCI. Win HD has variants W510U and W510L.

2G
GSM1900 MHz, 850 MHz
1900 MHz, 850 MHz*
3G
HSDPAW510U1900 MHz, 850 MHz
1900 MHz, 850 MHz*
 W510L1900 MHz, 850 MHz
1900 MHz, 850 MHz*
*These frequencies of GCI may not have countrywide coverage for BLU Win HD.

Explain BLU Win HD compatibility with GCI

BLU Win HD has modal variants W510U and W510L.

GCI 2G APN with BLU Win HD

BLU Win HD 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 BLU Win HD

Compatibility of BLU Win HD with GCI 3G depends on the modal variants W510U and W510L.

W510U

BLU Win HD W510U 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.

W510L

BLU Win HD W510L 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.

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

BLU Win HD network specifications

OS Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1
Network bands GSM / HSPA
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 1700 - W510U

HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - W510L
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