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Airtel APN settings for Huawei P8

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Huawei P8 is compatible with Airtel GSM, Airtel HSDPA and Airtel LTE.

To configure Airtel APN settings with Huawei P8 follow below steps. Huawei P8 maximum data transter speed with Airtel is 150.8/51 Mbps while Huawei P8 is capable of speeds up to 301.5/51 Mbps.

Airtel Internet APN settings

Open App Drawer and go to Settings Mobile network settings Access point names

Press button on top right corner.

Enter name: Airtel 1
APN: airtelgprs.com
Proxy: 202.56.231.117
Port: 8080
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC:
MMS Proxy:
MMS Port:
MCC:
MNC:
Authentication type:
APN type: default

Keep default values for all blank fields shown above.

Press menu button (top right) and select Save. Done.

If the above Airtel Internet APN settings do not work on your P8, make below changes to Airtel Internet APN settings to get AIRTEL LIVE on your Huawei P8.

APNairtelfun.com
Proxyblank
Portblank
APN typedefault,supl
Authentication typeNone

If the above Airtel Internet APN settings too do not work on your P8, make below changes to Airtel Internet APN settings to get AIRTEL LIVE on your Huawei P8.

APNairtelfun.com
Proxyblank
Portblank
APN typedefault,supl
Authentication typeNone

Airtel MMS APN settings

Open App Drawer and go to Settings Mobile network settings Access point names

Press button on top right corner.

Enter name: Airtel 3
APN: airtelmms.com
Proxy:
Port:
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC: http://100.1.201.171:10021/mmsc
MMS Proxy: 100.1.201.172
MMS Port: 8799
MCC:
MNC:
Authentication type:
APN type: mms

Keep default values for all blank fields shown above.

Press menu button (top right) and select Save. Done.

If the above Airtel MMS APN settings too do not work on your P8, make below changes to Airtel MMS APN settings to get Airtel MMS on your Huawei P8.

Authentication typePAP

If the above Airtel MMS APN settings too do not work on your P8, make below changes to Airtel MMS APN settings to get Airtel MMS on your Huawei P8.

Authentication typePAP

For Huawei P8, when you type Airtel APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Airtel Internet APN settings make sure you enter APN as airtelgprs.com and not as AIRTELGPRS.COM or Airtelgprs.com. If entering Airtel MMS APN Settings above to your Huawei P8, APN should be entered as airtelmms.com and not as AIRTELMMS.COM or Airtelmms.com.

Airtel MCC-MNC values

404-02
404-03
404-10
404-16
404-31
404-40
404-45
404-49
404-70
404-90
404-92
404-93
404-94
404-95
404-96
404-97
404-98
405-51
405-52
405-53
405-54
405-55
405-56

Huawei P8 compatibility with Airtel

Huawei P8 is compatible with below network frequencies of Airtel. P8 has variants UL00 and L09.

2G
GSM900 MHz, 1800 MHz
3G
HSDPAUL002100 MHz, 900 MHz
4G
LTEUL00Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz
  L09Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz

Explain Huawei P8 compatibility with Airtel

Huawei P8 has modal variants UL00 and L09.

Airtel 2G APN with Huawei P8

Huawei P8 supports Airtel 2G on GSM 900 MHz and 1800 MHz.

Airtel 3G APN with Huawei P8

UL00

Huawei P8 UL00 supports Airtel 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

Airtel 4G LTE APN with Huawei P8

Compatibility of Huawei P8 with Airtel 4G depends on the modal variants UL00 and L09.

UL00

Huawei P8 UL00 supports Airtel 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz and Band 40 2300 MHz.

L09

Huawei P8 L09 supports Airtel 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz and Band 40 2300 MHz.

Overall compatibililty of Huawei P8 with Airtel is 100%. The compatibility of Huawei P8 with Airtel, or the Airtel network support on Huawei P8 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Huawei P8 and Airtel network. Even Huawei P8 is listed as compatible here, Airtel network can still disallow (sometimes) Huawei P8 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Airtel allows Huawei P8 in their network, whether Huawei P8 will work properly or not, in which bands Huawei P8 will work on Airtel and the network performance between Airtel and Huawei P8. To check if Huawei P8 is really allowed in Airtel network please contact Airtel support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Huawei P8 to use on Airtel.

Max download & upload speeds on Airtel 4G for Huawei P8 per LTE band

Band 3 1800L09 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300L09 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 3 1800UL00 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300UL00 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps

Huawei P8 network specifications

OS Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), v5.0.2 (Lollipop), planned upgrade to 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
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - UL00
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 7(2600), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - UL00
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 40(2300) - L09
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