Virgin APN settings for Xiaomi Redmi 3
Xiaomi Redmi 3 is compatible with Virgin GSM, Virgin HSDPA and Virgin LTE.
To configure Virgin APN settings with Xiaomi Redmi 3 follow below steps.
Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings
Go to Settings More Cellular network settings Access point names
Press the Menu and select New APN
Enter name: Virgin 2
MMS Proxy: 184.108.40.206
MMS Port: 8080
Keep the default values set by device for all blank fields shown above.
If the above Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Redmi 3, make below changes to Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings to get Virgin Media Mobile Internet on your Xiaomi Redmi 3.
For Xiaomi Redmi 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 Xiaomi Redmi 3, APN should be entered as goto.virginmobile.uk and not as GOTO.VIRGINMOBILE.UK or Goto.virginmobile.uk.
Virgin MCC-MNC values
Xiaomi Redmi 3 compatibility with Virgin
Xiaomi Redmi 3 is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin.
|LTE||Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz|
Band 1 2100 MHz*
Explain Xiaomi Redmi 3 compatibility with Virgin
Virgin 2G APN with Xiaomi Redmi 3
Xiaomi Redmi 3 supports Virgin 2G on GSM 1800 MHz.
Virgin 3G APN with Xiaomi Redmi 3
Xiaomi Redmi 3 supports Virgin 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz.
Virgin 4G LTE APN with Xiaomi Redmi 3
Xiaomi Redmi 3 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 only in some areas of United Kingdom.
Overall compatibililty of Xiaomi Redmi 3 with Virgin is 100%. The compatibility of Xiaomi Redmi 3 with Virgin, or the Virgin network support on Xiaomi Redmi 3 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Xiaomi Redmi 3 and Virgin network. Even Xiaomi Redmi 3 is listed as compatible here, Virgin network can still disallow (sometimes) Xiaomi Redmi 3 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin allows Xiaomi Redmi 3 in their network, whether Xiaomi Redmi 3 will work properly or not, in which bands Xiaomi Redmi 3 will work on Virgin and the network performance between Virgin and Xiaomi Redmi 3. To check if Xiaomi Redmi 3 is really allowed in Virgin network please contact Virgin support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Xiaomi Redmi 3 to use on Virgin.
Xiaomi Redmi 3 network specifications
|OS||Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)|
|Network bands||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA, LTE, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)