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Virgin Mobile APN settings for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is compatible with Virgin Mobile HSDPA and Virgin Mobile LTE.

To configure Virgin Mobile APN settings with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) follow below steps.

Virgin Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings

Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names

Press on right top

Name: Virgin Mobile 2
APN: inet.bell.ca
Proxy: web.wireless.bell.ca
Port: 80
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC: http://mms.bell.ca/mms/wapenc
MMS proxy: web.wireless.bell.ca
MMS port: 80
MCC: 302
MNC: 610
Authentication type:
APN type:
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
Bearer: Unspecified
APN PPP phone number: Not set

Do not change the default values set by device for all blank fields above.

For Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017), 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

302-610

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) compatibility with Virgin Mobile

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin Mobile.

3G
HSDPA850 MHz, 1900 MHz
4G
LTEBand 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 7 2600 MHz*
*These frequencies of Virgin Mobile may not have countrywide coverage for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017).

Explain Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) compatibility with Virgin Mobile

Virgin Mobile 3G APN with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) supports Virgin Mobile 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Virgin Mobile 4G LTE APN with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) 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 Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) with Virgin Mobile is 100%. The compatibility of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) with Virgin Mobile, or the Virgin Mobile network support on Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) and Virgin Mobile network. Even Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is listed as compatible here, Virgin Mobile network can still disallow (sometimes) Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin Mobile allows Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) in their network, whether Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) will work properly or not, in which bands Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) will work on Virgin Mobile and the network performance between Virgin Mobile and Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017). To check if Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is really allowed in Virgin Mobile network please contact Virgin Mobile support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) to use on Virgin Mobile.

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) network specifications

OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)
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