Virgin APN settings for Icemobile Prime 5.5
Icemobile Prime 5.5 is compatible with Virgin GSM and Icemobile Prime 5.5 is not compatible with Virgin HSDPA.
We do not recommend using Icemobile Prime 5.5 with Virgin as Prime 5.5 will only support Virgin 2G in United Kingdom. The data transfer speeds with Prime 5.5 will be extremely low for Virgin. Check the compatibility of Icemobile Prime 5.5 with Virgin for the details.
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: 126.96.36.199
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 Prime 5.5, make below changes to Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings to get Virgin Media Mobile Internet on your Icemobile Prime 5.5.
For Icemobile Prime 5.5, 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 Icemobile Prime 5.5, APN should be entered as goto.virginmobile.uk and not as GOTO.VIRGINMOBILE.UK or Goto.virginmobile.uk.
Virgin MCC-MNC values
Icemobile Prime 5.5 compatibility with Virgin
Icemobile Prime 5.5 is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin.
Explain Icemobile Prime 5.5 compatibility with Virgin
Virgin 2G APN with Icemobile Prime 5.5
Icemobile Prime 5.5 supports Virgin 2G on GSM 1800 MHz.
Virgin 3G APN with Icemobile Prime 5.5
Icemobile Prime 5.5 does not support Virgin 3G.
Overall compatibililty of Icemobile Prime 5.5 with Virgin is 33%. The compatibility of Icemobile Prime 5.5 with Virgin, or the Virgin network support on Icemobile Prime 5.5 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Icemobile Prime 5.5 and Virgin network. Even Icemobile Prime 5.5 is listed as compatible here, Virgin network can still disallow (sometimes) Icemobile Prime 5.5 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin allows Icemobile Prime 5.5 in their network, whether Icemobile Prime 5.5 will work properly or not, in which bands Icemobile Prime 5.5 will work on Virgin and the network performance between Virgin and Icemobile Prime 5.5. To check if Icemobile Prime 5.5 is really allowed in Virgin network please contact Virgin support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Icemobile Prime 5.5 to use on Virgin.
Icemobile Prime 5.5 network specifications
|OS||Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 850 / 1900