Virgin APN settings for Apple iPhone 4
Apple iPhone 4 is compatible with Virgin GSM and Virgin HSDPA.
Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings
In the main menu, tap Settings
Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network.
(If this setting does not appear on the device, it has not unlocked and settings cannot be configured manually.)
Go to Cellular Data section and enter below information
Go to LTE Setup (Optional) section and enter below information
APN: (Leave Blank)
Username: (Leave Blank)
Password: (Leave Blank)
Enter the below details in MMS section:
MMS Proxy: 188.8.131.52:8080
MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf
Press the Home button to save the APN and exit to the main screen.
Restart the device.
If the above Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your iPhone 4, make below changes to Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings to get Virgin Media Mobile Internet on your Apple iPhone 4.
For Apple iPhone 4, when you type Virgin APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as general.t-mobile.uk and not as GENERAL.T-MOBILE.UK or General.t-mobile.uk. If entering Virgin Media Mobile Internet APN Settings above to your Apple iPhone 4, APN should be entered as goto.virginmobile.uk and not as GOTO.VIRGINMOBILE.UK or Goto.virginmobile.uk.
Apple iPhone 4 compatibility with Virgin
Apple iPhone 4 is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin.
Explain Apple iPhone 4 compatibility with Virgin
Virgin 2G APN with Apple iPhone 4
Apple iPhone 4 supports Virgin 2G on GSM 1800 MHz.
Virgin 3G APN with Apple iPhone 4
Apple iPhone 4 supports Virgin 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.
Overall compatibililty of Apple iPhone 4 with Virgin is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPhone 4 with Virgin, or the Virgin network support on Apple iPhone 4 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPhone 4 and Virgin network. Even Apple iPhone 4 is listed as compatible here, Virgin network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPhone 4 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin allows Apple iPhone 4 in their network, whether Apple iPhone 4 will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPhone 4 will work on Virgin and the network performance between Virgin and Apple iPhone 4. To check if Apple iPhone 4 is really allowed in Virgin network please contact Virgin support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPhone 4 to use on Virgin.
Apple iPhone 4 network specifications
|OS||iOS 4, upgradable to iOS 7.1.1|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA|
|Speed||HSPA 7.2/5.76 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 |
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100