Virgin APN settings for Huawei Y3 (2017)
Huawei Y3 (2017) is compatible with Virgin GSM, Virgin HSDPA and Virgin LTE.
Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings
Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names
Press on right top
Name: Virgin 2
MMS proxy: 188.8.131.52
MMS port: 8080
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
APN PPP phone number: Not set
Do not change the default values set by device for all blank fields above.
If the above Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Y3 (2017), make below changes to Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings to get Virgin Media Mobile Internet on your Huawei Y3 (2017).
For Huawei Y3 (2017), 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 Huawei Y3 (2017), APN should be entered as goto.virginmobile.uk and not as GOTO.VIRGINMOBILE.UK or Goto.virginmobile.uk.
Virgin MCC-MNC values
Huawei Y3 (2017) compatibility with Virgin
Huawei Y3 (2017) is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin.
|LTE||Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz|
Band 1 2100 MHz, Band 20 800 MHz*
Explain Huawei Y3 (2017) compatibility with Virgin
Virgin 2G APN with Huawei Y3 (2017)
Huawei Y3 (2017) supports Virgin 2G on GSM 1800 MHz.
Virgin 3G APN with Huawei Y3 (2017)
Huawei Y3 (2017) supports Virgin 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.
Virgin 4G LTE APN with Huawei Y3 (2017)
Huawei Y3 (2017) supports Virgin 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz and Band 7 2600 MHz.
It will also support Virgin 4G on LTE Band 1 2100 MHz and Band 20 800 MHz only in some areas of United Kingdom.
Overall compatibililty of Huawei Y3 (2017) with Virgin is 100%. The compatibility of Huawei Y3 (2017) with Virgin, or the Virgin network support on Huawei Y3 (2017) we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Huawei Y3 (2017) and Virgin network. Even Huawei Y3 (2017) is listed as compatible here, Virgin network can still disallow (sometimes) Huawei Y3 (2017) in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin allows Huawei Y3 (2017) in their network, whether Huawei Y3 (2017) will work properly or not, in which bands Huawei Y3 (2017) will work on Virgin and the network performance between Virgin and Huawei Y3 (2017). To check if Huawei Y3 (2017) is really allowed in Virgin network please contact Virgin support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Huawei Y3 (2017) to use on Virgin.
Huawei Y3 (2017) network specifications
|OS||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)