Virgin APN settings for Plum Gator 3
Plum Gator 3 is compatible with Virgin GSM and Virgin HSDPA.
Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings
Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names
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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 Gator 3, make below changes to Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings to get Virgin Media Mobile Internet on your Plum Gator 3.
For Plum Gator 3, 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 Plum Gator 3, APN should be entered as goto.virginmobile.uk and not as GOTO.VIRGINMOBILE.UK or Goto.virginmobile.uk.
Virgin MCC-MNC values
Plum Gator 3 compatibility with Virgin
Plum Gator 3 is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin.
Explain Plum Gator 3 compatibility with Virgin
Virgin 2G APN with Plum Gator 3
Plum Gator 3 supports Virgin 2G on GSM 1800 MHz.
Virgin 3G APN with Plum Gator 3
Plum Gator 3 supports Virgin 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.
Overall compatibililty of Plum Gator 3 with Virgin is 100%. The compatibility of Plum Gator 3 with Virgin, or the Virgin network support on Plum Gator 3 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Plum Gator 3 and Virgin network. Even Plum Gator 3 is listed as compatible here, Virgin network can still disallow (sometimes) Plum Gator 3 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin allows Plum Gator 3 in their network, whether Plum Gator 3 will work properly or not, in which bands Plum Gator 3 will work on Virgin and the network performance between Virgin and Plum Gator 3. To check if Plum Gator 3 is really allowed in Virgin network please contact Virgin support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Plum Gator 3 to use on Virgin.
Plum Gator 3 network specifications
|OS||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA|
|Speed||HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 850 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100