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Giffgaff APN settings for Xiaomi Redmi 3

      Giffgaff   Xiaomi Redmi 3   Android

Xiaomi Redmi 3 is compatible with Giffgaff GSM, Giffgaff HSDPA and Giffgaff LTE.

To configure Giffgaff APN settings with Xiaomi Redmi 3 follow below steps.

Giffgaff Internet APN settings

Go to Settings More Cellular network settings Access point names

Press the Menu and select New APN

Enter name: Giffgaff 1
APN: giffgaff.com
Proxy:
Port:
Username: giffgaff
Password:
Server:
MMSC:
MMS Proxy:
MMS Port:
MCC: 234
MNC: 10
Authentication type:
APN type: default,supl

Keep the default values set by device for all blank fields shown above.

Giffgaff MMS APN settings

Go to Settings More Cellular network settings Access point names

Press the Menu and select New APN

Enter name: Giffgaff 3
APN: giffgaff.com
Proxy:
Port:
Username: giffgaff
Password:
Server: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
MMSC: http://mmsc.mediamessaging.co.uk:8002
MMS Proxy: 82.132.254.1
MMS Port: 8080
MCC: 234
MNC: 10
Authentication type:
APN type: mms

Keep the default values set by device for all blank fields shown above.

For Xiaomi Redmi 3, when you type Giffgaff APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Giffgaff Internet APN settings make sure you enter APN as giffgaff.com and not as GIFFGAFF.COM or Giffgaff.com.

Giffgaff MCC-MNC values

234-10

Xiaomi Redmi 3 compatibility with Giffgaff

Xiaomi Redmi 3 is compatible with below network frequencies of Giffgaff.

2G
GSM900 MHz, 1800 MHz
3G
HSDPA2100 MHz, 900 MHz
4G
LTEBand 40 2300 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
*These frequencies of Giffgaff may not have countrywide coverage for Xiaomi Redmi 3.

Explain Xiaomi Redmi 3 compatibility with Giffgaff

Giffgaff 2G APN with Xiaomi Redmi 3

Xiaomi Redmi 3 supports Giffgaff 2G on GSM 900 MHz and 1800 MHz.

Giffgaff 3G APN with Xiaomi Redmi 3

Xiaomi Redmi 3 supports Giffgaff 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

Giffgaff 4G LTE APN with Xiaomi Redmi 3

Xiaomi Redmi 3 supports Giffgaff 4G on LTE Band 40 2300 MHz.
It will also support Giffgaff 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz and Band 1 2100 MHz only in some areas of United Kingdom.

Overall compatibililty of Xiaomi Redmi 3 with Giffgaff is 100%. The compatibility of Xiaomi Redmi 3 with Giffgaff, or the Giffgaff network support on Xiaomi Redmi 3 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Xiaomi Redmi 3 and Giffgaff network. Even Xiaomi Redmi 3 is listed as compatible here, Giffgaff network can still disallow (sometimes) Xiaomi Redmi 3 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Giffgaff allows Xiaomi Redmi 3 in their network, whether Xiaomi Redmi 3 will work properly or not, in which bands Xiaomi Redmi 3 will work on Giffgaff and the network performance between Giffgaff and Xiaomi Redmi 3. To check if Xiaomi Redmi 3 is really allowed in Giffgaff network please contact Giffgaff support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Xiaomi Redmi 3 to use on Giffgaff.

Xiaomi Redmi 3 network specifications

OS Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Speed HSPA, LTE, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
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