How to configure an APN on Vivo X60 Pro

It may have happened to you when you travel abroad, or when you have changed operators, you cannot connect to the web or can not send MMS. If so, It’s likely because of the APN seted up on your Vivo X60 Pro. So we decided to write this article to fix this issue. We will first of all observe what a APN is. We will see in a second time how to configure an APN on your Vivo X60 Pro. Finally, we will see in which situations you should modify the APN on the Vivo X60 Pro.


What is an APN

The APN means Access Point Name. The APN therefore represents a set of connection data. This connection data allows your Vivo X60 Pro to connect to the internet and receive MMS. An improperly configured APN may therefore prevent your Vivo X60 Pro from receiving MMS or connecting to the internet. You should know that each operator has a different APN of their own.

The right way to configure an APN on your Vivo X60 Pro

When you want to configure an APN on your Vivo X60 Pro, you must go to the Settings menu. Once you are there, go to Network and Internet and Mobile Network . You’ll have to go to Advanced Settings and ultimately Access Point Names . Once you are there, you should click on the three dots at the top right of the screen and choose New APN . You may then access a form that you must fill in with the data of your operator. For example, if you are at Vodafone , you must find the Vodafone APN data on the internet and copy it into the form. Almost always, the APN of each operator are very easily findable. You must do it again two times the operation on your Vivo X60 Pro. Indeed, you need an APN for internet and an APN for MMS.

In which case should you configure an APN on your Vivo X60 Pro?

In most cases, you do not automatically need to configure an APN on your Vivo X60 Pro as this is usually done automatically. However, there are several situations that need the setup of an APN on your Vivo X60 Pro. This is for example the case if you purchased your used Vivo X60 Pro and that the person who sold it to you was with a different operator than yours. This may also be the case if you’re traveling abroad and therefore change your SIM card.