Virgin Mobile APN settings for Huawei nova 3i
Huawei nova 3i is compatible with Virgin Mobile HSDPA and Virgin Mobile LTE 50%.
To configure Virgin Mobile APN settings with Huawei nova 3i follow below steps.
Virgin Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings
In Huawei app drawer, go to Settings Wireless and networks Mobile networks Access Point Names
Add a new APN by pressing ADD on right top corner. If device has already set values for Virgin Mobile 2 for any fields below leave them. Change others as below.
Name: Virgin Mobile 2
MMS proxy: web.wireless.bell.ca
MMS port: 80
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
APN PPP phone number: Not set
For Huawei nova 3i, 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.
Virgin Mobile MCC-MNC values
Huawei nova 3i compatibility with Virgin Mobile
Huawei nova 3i is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin Mobile.
|LTE||Band 7 2600 MHz*|
Explain Huawei nova 3i compatibility with Virgin Mobile
Virgin Mobile 3G APN with Huawei nova 3i
Huawei nova 3i supports Virgin Mobile 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz.
Virgin Mobile 4G LTE APN with Huawei nova 3i
Huawei nova 3i supports Virgin Mobile 4G on LTE Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.
Overall compatibililty of Huawei nova 3i with Virgin Mobile is 67%. The compatibility of Huawei nova 3i with Virgin Mobile, or the Virgin Mobile network support on Huawei nova 3i we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Huawei nova 3i and Virgin Mobile network. Even Huawei nova 3i is listed as compatible here, Virgin Mobile network can still disallow (sometimes) Huawei nova 3i in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin Mobile allows Huawei nova 3i in their network, whether Huawei nova 3i will work properly or not, in which bands Huawei nova 3i will work on Virgin Mobile and the network performance between Virgin Mobile and Huawei nova 3i. To check if Huawei nova 3i is really allowed in Virgin Mobile network please contact Virgin Mobile support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Huawei nova 3i to use on Virgin Mobile.
Huawei nova 3i network specifications
|OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo), upgradable to Android 9.0 (Pie); EMUI 9.0|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat12 600/150 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)