Virgin APN settings for NIU Tek 5D
NIU Tek 5D is compatible with Virgin GSM and NIU Tek 5D is not compatible with Virgin HSDPA.
We do not recommend using NIU Tek 5D with Virgin as Tek 5D will only support Virgin 2G in United Kingdom. The data transfer speeds with Tek 5D will be extremely low for Virgin. Check the compatibility of NIU Tek 5D 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: 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 Tek 5D, make below changes to Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings to get Virgin Media Mobile Internet on your NIU Tek 5D.
For NIU Tek 5D, 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 NIU Tek 5D, APN should be entered as goto.virginmobile.uk and not as GOTO.VIRGINMOBILE.UK or Goto.virginmobile.uk.
Virgin MCC-MNC values
NIU Tek 5D compatibility with Virgin
NIU Tek 5D is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin. Tek 5D has variants SIM 1 & SIM 2 - TM5DI043.
|HSDPA||SIM 1 & SIM 2 - TM5DI043||Not compatible|
Explain NIU Tek 5D compatibility with Virgin
NIU Tek 5D has modal variants SIM 1 & SIM 2 - TM5DI043.
Virgin 2G APN with NIU Tek 5D
NIU Tek 5D supports Virgin 2G on GSM 1800 MHz.
Virgin 3G APN with NIU Tek 5D
SIM 1 & SIM 2 - TM5DI043
NIU Tek 5D SIM 1 & SIM 2 - TM5DI043 does not support Virgin 3G.
Overall compatibililty of NIU Tek 5D with Virgin is 33%. The compatibility of NIU Tek 5D with Virgin, or the Virgin network support on NIU Tek 5D we have explained here is only a technical specification match between NIU Tek 5D and Virgin network. Even NIU Tek 5D is listed as compatible here, Virgin network can still disallow (sometimes) NIU Tek 5D in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin allows NIU Tek 5D in their network, whether NIU Tek 5D will work properly or not, in which bands NIU Tek 5D will work on Virgin and the network performance between Virgin and NIU Tek 5D. To check if NIU Tek 5D is really allowed in Virgin network please contact Virgin support. Do not use this website to decide to buy NIU Tek 5D to use on Virgin.
NIU Tek 5D network specifications
|OS||Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA|
|Speed||HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 850 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 - TM5DI043