Virgin APN settings for HP Pro Slate 8
HP Pro Slate 8 is compatible with Virgin GSM and Virgin HSDPA.
Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings
Open App Drawer and go to Settings Mobile network settings Access point names
Press button on top right corner.
Enter name: Virgin 2
MMS Proxy: 188.8.131.52
MMS Port: 8080
Keep default values for all blank fields shown above.
Press menu button (top right) and select Save. Done.
If the above Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Pro Slate 8, make below changes to Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings to get Virgin Media Mobile Internet on your HP Pro Slate 8.
For HP Pro Slate 8, 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 HP Pro Slate 8, APN should be entered as goto.virginmobile.uk and not as GOTO.VIRGINMOBILE.UK or Goto.virginmobile.uk.
Virgin MCC-MNC values
HP Pro Slate 8 compatibility with Virgin
HP Pro Slate 8 is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin.
Explain HP Pro Slate 8 compatibility with Virgin
Virgin 2G APN with HP Pro Slate 8
HP Pro Slate 8 supports Virgin 2G on GSM 1800 MHz.
Virgin 3G APN with HP Pro Slate 8
HP Pro Slate 8 supports Virgin 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.
Overall compatibililty of HP Pro Slate 8 with Virgin is 100%. The compatibility of HP Pro Slate 8 with Virgin, or the Virgin network support on HP Pro Slate 8 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between HP Pro Slate 8 and Virgin network. Even HP Pro Slate 8 is listed as compatible here, Virgin network can still disallow (sometimes) HP Pro Slate 8 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin allows HP Pro Slate 8 in their network, whether HP Pro Slate 8 will work properly or not, in which bands HP Pro Slate 8 will work on Virgin and the network performance between Virgin and HP Pro Slate 8. To check if HP Pro Slate 8 is really allowed in Virgin network please contact Virgin support. Do not use this website to decide to buy HP Pro Slate 8 to use on Virgin.
HP Pro Slate 8 network specifications
|OS||Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 |