Virgin Mobile APN settings for Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Air 2 is compatible with Virgin Mobile HSDPA and Virgin Mobile LTE.
To configure Virgin Mobile APN settings with Apple iPad Air 2 follow below steps.
Virgin Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings
In the main menu, tap Settings
Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Network.
(If this setting does not appear on the device, it has not unlocked and settings cannot be manipulated manually.)
Go to Cellular Data section and enter below information
Go to LTE Setup (Optional) section and enter below information
APN: (Leave Blank)
Username: (Leave Blank)
Password: (Leave Blank)
Enter the below details in MMS section:
MMS Proxy: web.wireless.bell.ca
MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf
Press the Home button to save the APN and exit to the main screen.
Restart the device.
For Apple iPad Air 2, when you type Virgin Mobile APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Virgin Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as inet.bell.ca and not as INET.BELL.CA or Inet.bell.ca.
Apple iPad Air 2 compatibility with Virgin Mobile
Apple iPad Air 2 is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin Mobile. iPad Air 2 has variants A1567.
|HSDPA||850 MHz, 1900 MHz|
|LTE||A1567||Band 4 1700/2100 MHz|
Band 7 2600 MHz*
Explain Apple iPad Air 2 compatibility with Virgin Mobile
Apple iPad Air 2 has modal variants A1567.
Virgin Mobile 3G APN with Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Air 2 supports Virgin Mobile 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.
Virgin Mobile 4G LTE APN with Apple iPad Air 2
Apple iPad Air 2 A1567 supports Virgin Mobile 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.
It will also support Virgin Mobile 4G on LTE Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.
Overall compatibililty of Apple iPad Air 2 with Virgin Mobile is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPad Air 2 with Virgin Mobile, or the Virgin Mobile network support on Apple iPad Air 2 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPad Air 2 and Virgin Mobile network. Even Apple iPad Air 2 is listed as compatible here, Virgin Mobile network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPad Air 2 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin Mobile allows Apple iPad Air 2 in their network, whether Apple iPad Air 2 will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPad Air 2 will work on Virgin Mobile and the network performance between Virgin Mobile and Apple iPad Air 2. To check if Apple iPad Air 2 is really allowed in Virgin Mobile network please contact Virgin Mobile support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPad Air 2 to use on Virgin Mobile.
Apple iPad Air 2 network specifications
|OS||iOS 8.1, upgradable to iOS 9.2|
|Network bands||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 |
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - A1567