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GCI APN settings for Nokia 2.1

      GCI   Nokia 2.1   Android

Nokia 2.1 is compatible with GCI GSM, GCI HSDPA and Nokia 2.1 is not compatible with GCI LTE.

To configure GCI APN settings with Nokia 2.1 follow below steps.

GCI Internet APN settings

In your Nokia 2.1 app drawer, go to Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names

Add a new APN by pressing ADD on right top corner. If Nokia 2.1 has already set values for GCI 1 for any fields below leave them. Change others as below.

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

GCI 1 APN settings for Android 8 screenshot

Restart your Nokia 2.1 to apply GCI 1 APN settings.

If the above GCI Internet APN settings do not work on your 2.1, make below changes to GCI Internet APN settings to get GCI WEB on your Nokia 2.1.

Authentication typeNone

GCI MMS APN settings

In your Nokia 2.1 app drawer, go to Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names

Add a new APN by pressing ADD on right top corner. If Nokia 2.1 has already set values for GCI 3 for any fields below leave them. Change others as below.

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

GCI 3 APN settings for Android 8 screenshot

Restart your Nokia 2.1 to apply GCI 3 APN settings.

If the above GCI MMS APN settings too do not work on your 2.1, make below changes to GCI MMS APN settings to get GCI MMS on your Nokia 2.1.

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

For Nokia 2.1, 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 Nokia 2.1, APN should be entered as mms.gci and not as MMS.GCI or Mms.gci.

GCI MCC-MNC values

311-370

Nokia 2.1 compatibility with GCI

Nokia 2.1 is compatible with below network frequencies of GCI. 2.1 has variants APAC, EMEA and India.

2G
GSM1900 MHz, 850 MHz
1900 MHz, 850 MHz*
3G
HSDPAAPAC, EMEA, India850 MHz
850 MHz*
4G
LTEAPAC, EMEA Not compatible
  India Not compatible
*These frequencies of GCI may not have countrywide coverage for Nokia 2.1.

Explain Nokia 2.1 compatibility with GCI

Nokia 2.1 has modal variants APAC, EMEA and India.

GCI 2G APN with Nokia 2.1

Nokia 2.1 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 Nokia 2.1

APAC, EMEA, India

Nokia 2.1 APAC, EMEA, India supports GCI 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz.
It will also support GCI 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz only in some areas of United States.

GCI 4G LTE APN with Nokia 2.1

Compatibility of Nokia 2.1 with GCI 4G depends on the modal variants APAC, EMEA and India.

APAC, EMEA

Nokia 2.1 APAC, EMEA does not support GCI 4G LTE.

India

Nokia 2.1 India does not support GCI 4G LTE.

Overall compatibililty of Nokia 2.1 with GCI is 50%. The compatibility of Nokia 2.1 with GCI, or the GCI network support on Nokia 2.1 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Nokia 2.1 and GCI network. Even Nokia 2.1 is listed as compatible here, GCI network can still disallow (sometimes) Nokia 2.1 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if GCI allows Nokia 2.1 in their network, whether Nokia 2.1 will work properly or not, in which bands Nokia 2.1 will work on GCI and the network performance between GCI and Nokia 2.1. To check if Nokia 2.1 is really allowed in GCI network please contact GCI support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Nokia 2.1 to use on GCI.

Nokia 2.1 network specifications

OS Android 8.1 Oreo (Go edition); Android One
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100 - APAC, EMEA, India
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 38(2600), 40(2300) - APAC, EMEA
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 40(2300), 41(2500) - India
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