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Virgin Mobile APN settings for Apple iPhone 8 Plus

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Apple iPhone 8 Plus is compatible with Virgin Mobile HSDPA and Virgin Mobile LTE.

To configure Virgin Mobile APN settings with Apple iPhone 8 Plus follow below steps.

Virgin Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings

From main menu of Apple iPhone 8 Plus, select Settings and then Cellular.

Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network.

Go to Cellular Data and enter information as below

APN: inet.bell.ca
Username:
Password:

Virgin Mobile 2 APN settings for iOS screenshot

Go to LTE Setup (Optional) section and enter information as below

APN: (Leave Blank)
Username: (Leave Blank)
Password: (Leave Blank)

Enter the below details in MMS section:

APN: inet.bell.ca
Username:
Password:
MMSC: http://mms.bell.ca/mms/wapenc
MMS Proxy: web.wireless.bell.ca
MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf

Virgin Mobile 2 MMS APN settings for iOS screenshot

Press the Home button to save the APN and exit to the main screen.
Now, restartĀ Apple iPhone 8 Plus to apply Virgin Mobile 2 APN settings.

For Apple iPhone 8 Plus, 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 iPhone 8 Plus compatibility with Virgin Mobile

Apple iPhone 8 Plus is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin Mobile. iPhone 8 Plus has variants A1863 and A1905.

3G
HSDPAA1863, A1905850 MHz, 1900 MHz
4G
LTEA1863, A1905Band 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 7 2600 MHz*
  Band 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 7 2600 MHz*
*These frequencies of Virgin Mobile may not have countrywide coverage for Apple iPhone 8 Plus.

Explain Apple iPhone 8 Plus compatibility with Virgin Mobile

Apple iPhone 8 Plus has modal variants A1863, A1905 and v2.

Virgin Mobile 3G APN with Apple iPhone 8 Plus

A1863, A1905

Apple iPhone 8 Plus A1863, A1905 supports Virgin Mobile 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Virgin Mobile 4G LTE APN with Apple iPhone 8 Plus

Compatibility of Apple iPhone 8 Plus with Virgin Mobile 4G depends on the modal variants A1863, A1905 and v2.

A1863, A1905

Apple iPhone 8 Plus A1863, A1905 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.

v2

Apple iPhone 8 Plus v2 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 iPhone 8 Plus with Virgin Mobile is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPhone 8 Plus with Virgin Mobile, or the Virgin Mobile network support on Apple iPhone 8 Plus we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPhone 8 Plus and Virgin Mobile network. Even Apple iPhone 8 Plus is listed as compatible here, Virgin Mobile network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPhone 8 Plus in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin Mobile allows Apple iPhone 8 Plus in their network, whether Apple iPhone 8 Plus will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPhone 8 Plus will work on Virgin Mobile and the network performance between Virgin Mobile and Apple iPhone 8 Plus. To check if Apple iPhone 8 Plus is really allowed in Virgin Mobile network please contact Virgin Mobile support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPhone 8 Plus to use on Virgin Mobile.

Apple iPhone 8 Plus network specifications

OS iOS 11
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - A1863, A1905
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100) - A1863, A1905
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
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