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GCI APN settings for Huawei P9

, Updated:       GCI   Huawei P9   Android

Huawei P9 is compatible with GCI GSM, GCI HSDPA and GCI LTE.

To configure GCI APN settings with Huawei P9 follow below steps.

GCI Internet APN settings

Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names

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Name: GCI 1
APN: web.gci
Proxy:
Port:
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC:
MMS proxy:
MMS port:
MCC:
MNC:
Authentication type:
APN type: default,supl
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
Bearer: Unspecified
APN PPP phone number: Not set

Do not change the default values set by device for all blank fields above.

If the above GCI Internet APN settings do not work on your P9, make below changes to GCI Internet APN settings to get GCI WEB on your Huawei P9.

Authentication typeNone

GCI MMS APN settings

Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names

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Name: GCI 3
APN: mms.gci
Proxy: 24.237.158.34
Port: 9201
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC: http://mmsc.gci.net
MMS proxy: 24.237.158.34
MMS port: 9201
MCC:
MNC:
Authentication type:
APN type: mms
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
Bearer: Unspecified
APN PPP phone number: Not set

Do not change the default values set by device for all blank fields above.

If the above GCI MMS APN settings too do not work on your P9, make below changes to GCI MMS APN settings to get GCI MMS on your Huawei P9.

Proxyblank
Portblank
MMSChttp://mmsc.gci.csky.us:6672
MMS proxy209.4.229.92
Authentication typeNone

For Huawei P9, 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 Huawei P9, APN should be entered as mms.gci and not as MMS.GCI or Mms.gci.

GCI MCC-MNC values

311-370

Huawei P9 compatibility with GCI

Huawei P9 is compatible with below network frequencies of GCI. P9 has variants EVA-L19 and EVA-L09.

2G
GSM1900 MHz, 850 MHz
1900 MHz, 850 MHz*
3G
HSDPAEVA-L191900 MHz, 850 MHz
1900 MHz, 850 MHz*
4G
LTEEVA-L19Band 4 1700/2100 MHz
  EVA-L09Band 4 1700/2100 MHz
*These frequencies of GCI may not have countrywide coverage for Huawei P9.

Explain Huawei P9 compatibility with GCI

Huawei P9 has modal variants EVA-L19 and EVA-L09.

GCI 2G APN with Huawei P9

Huawei P9 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 Huawei P9

EVA-L19

Huawei P9 EVA-L19 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 Huawei P9

Compatibility of Huawei P9 with GCI 4G depends on the modal variants EVA-L19 and EVA-L09.

EVA-L19

Huawei P9 EVA-L19 supports GCI 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.

EVA-L09

Huawei P9 EVA-L09 supports GCI 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.

Overall compatibililty of Huawei P9 with GCI is 100%. The compatibility of Huawei P9 with GCI, or the GCI network support on Huawei P9 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Huawei P9 and GCI network. Even Huawei P9 is listed as compatible here, GCI network can still disallow (sometimes) Huawei P9 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if GCI allows Huawei P9 in their network, whether Huawei P9 will work properly or not, in which bands Huawei P9 will work on GCI and the network performance between GCI and Huawei P9. To check if Huawei P9 is really allowed in GCI network please contact GCI support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Huawei P9 to use on GCI.

Huawei P9 network specifications

OS Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)
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 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - EVA-L19
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 7(2600), 20(800), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), B41 - EVA-L19
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(900), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300) - EVA-L09
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