Virgin Mobile APN settings for Huawei P20
Huawei P20 is compatible with Virgin Mobile HSDPA and Virgin Mobile LTE 50%.
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 P20, 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 P20 compatibility with Virgin Mobile
Huawei P20 is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin Mobile.
|HSDPA||850 MHz, 1900 MHz|
|LTE||Band 7 2600 MHz*|
Explain Huawei P20 compatibility with Virgin Mobile
Virgin Mobile 3G APN with Huawei P20
Huawei P20 supports Virgin Mobile 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.
Virgin Mobile 4G LTE APN with Huawei P20
Huawei P20 supports Virgin Mobile 4G on LTE Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.
Overall compatibililty of Huawei P20 with Virgin Mobile is 67%. The compatibility of Huawei P20 with Virgin Mobile, or the Virgin Mobile network support on Huawei P20 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Huawei P20 and Virgin Mobile network. Even Huawei P20 is listed as compatible here, Virgin Mobile network can still disallow (sometimes) Huawei P20 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin Mobile allows Huawei P20 in their network, whether Huawei P20 will work properly or not, in which bands Huawei P20 will work on Virgin Mobile and the network performance between Virgin Mobile and Huawei P20. To check if Huawei P20 is really allowed in Virgin Mobile network please contact Virgin Mobile support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Huawei P20 to use on Virgin Mobile.
Huawei P20 network specifications
|OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)|
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)