Verizon APN settings for BlackBerry Classic
BlackBerry Classic is not compatible with Verizon GSM, BlackBerry Classic is not compatible with Verizon HSDPA and compatible with Verizon LTE.
To configure Verizon APN settings with BlackBerry Classic follow below steps. The device maximum data transter speed with Verizon is 150.8/51 Mbps while Verizon is capable of speeds up to 301.5/51 Mbps.
Verizon Internet & MMS APN settings
On the homescreen, swipe down from the top.
Tap Settings, and then tap Network Connections.
Tap Mobile Network.
Tap APN at the bottom of the screen.
Enter the following information:
Access Point Name (APN) = vzwinternet
Slide your finger left on the display to open the main menu.
Open Text Messages.
Press the dots.
Press Settings and select Text Messages.
Press Advanced and enter the following details.
APN = vzwinternet
MMSC URL = http://mms.vtext.com/servlets/mms
Proxy URL = :80
Return to home screen.
For BlackBerry Classic, when you type Verizon APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Verizon Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as vzwinternet and not as VZWINTERNET or Vzwinternet.
BlackBerry Classic compatibility with Verizon
BlackBerry Classic is compatible with below network frequencies of Verizon. Classic has variants USA model.
|HSDPA||USA model||Not compatible|
|LTE||USA model||Band 13 700 MHz|
Band 4 1700/2100 MHz, Band 2 1900 MHz*
|Band 2 1900 MHz*|
Explain BlackBerry Classic compatibility with Verizon
BlackBerry Classic has modal variants USA model and v2.
Verizon CDMA with BlackBerry Classic
BlackBerry Classic does not support Verizon CDMA.
Verizon 4G LTE APN with BlackBerry Classic
Compatibility of BlackBerry Classic with Verizon 4G depends on the modal variants USA model and v2.
BlackBerry Classic USA model supports Verizon 4G on LTE Band 13 700 MHz.
It will also support Verizon 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz and Band 2 1900 MHz only in some areas of United States.
BlackBerry Classic v2 supports Verizon 4G on LTE Band 2 1900 MHz only in some areas of United States.
Overall compatibililty of BlackBerry Classic with Verizon is 50%. The compatibility of BlackBerry Classic with Verizon, or the Verizon network support on BlackBerry Classic we have explained here is only a technical specification match between BlackBerry Classic and Verizon network. Even BlackBerry Classic listed as compatible here, Verizon network can still disallow (sometimes) BlackBerry Classic in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Verizon allows BlackBerry Classic in their network, whether BlackBerry Classic will work properly or not, in which bands BlackBerry Classic will work on Verizon and the network performance between Verizon and BlackBerry Classic. To check if BlackBerry Classic is really allowed in Verizon network please contact Verizon support. Do not use this website to decide to buy BlackBerry Classic to use on Verizon.
Max download & upload speeds on Verizon 4G for BlackBerry Classic per LTE band
|Band 13 700 c||USA model||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
|Band 2 1900||USA model||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
|Band 4 1700||USA model||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
|Band 2 1900||v2||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
BlackBerry Classic network specifications
|OS||BlackBerry OS 10.3.1, upgradable to v10.3.2|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 |
HSDPA 850 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100 - USA model
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 13(700), 17(700), 25(1900) - USA model
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)