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Virgin Mobile APN settings for Sharp Aquos S3

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Sharp Aquos S3 is compatible with Virgin Mobile HSDPA and Virgin Mobile LTE.

To configure Virgin Mobile APN settings with Sharp Aquos S3 follow below steps.

Virgin Mobile Internet & MMS APN settings

In your Sharp Aquos S3 app drawer, go to Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names

Add a new APN by pressing ADD on right top corner. If Sharp Aquos S3 has already set values for Virgin Mobile 2 for any fields below leave them. Change others as below.

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

Virgin Mobile 2 APN settings for Android 8 screenshot

Restart your Sharp Aquos S3 to apply Virgin Mobile 2 APN settings.

For Sharp Aquos S3, 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

Sharp Aquos S3 compatibility with Virgin Mobile

Sharp Aquos S3 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 Sharp Aquos S3.

Explain Sharp Aquos S3 compatibility with Virgin Mobile

Virgin Mobile 3G APN with Sharp Aquos S3

Sharp Aquos S3 supports Virgin Mobile 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Virgin Mobile 4G LTE APN with Sharp Aquos S3

Sharp Aquos S3 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 Sharp Aquos S3 with Virgin Mobile is 100%. The compatibility of Sharp Aquos S3 with Virgin Mobile, or the Virgin Mobile network support on Sharp Aquos S3 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Sharp Aquos S3 and Virgin Mobile network. Even Sharp Aquos S3 is listed as compatible here, Virgin Mobile network can still disallow (sometimes) Sharp Aquos S3 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin Mobile allows Sharp Aquos S3 in their network, whether Sharp Aquos S3 will work properly or not, in which bands Sharp Aquos S3 will work on Virgin Mobile and the network performance between Virgin Mobile and Sharp Aquos S3. To check if Sharp Aquos S3 is really allowed in Virgin Mobile network please contact Virgin Mobile support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Sharp Aquos S3 to use on Virgin Mobile.

Sharp Aquos S3 network specifications

OS Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 28(700), 34(2100), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
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