Virgin APN settings for Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone 8 is compatible with Virgin CDMA, Virgin CDMA1 and Virgin LTE.
To configure Virgin APN settings with Apple iPhone 8 follow below steps.
Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings
From main menu of Apple iPhone 8, select Settings and then Cellular.
Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network.
Go to Cellular Data and enter information as below
Go to LTE Setup (Optional) section and enter information as below
APN: (Leave Blank)
Username: (Leave Blank)
Password: (Leave Blank)
Enter the below details in MMS section:
MMS Proxy: 22.214.171.124:81
MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf
Press the Home button to save the APN and exit to the main screen.
Now, restart Apple iPhone 8 to apply Virgin 2 APN settings.
For Apple iPhone 8, 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 Sprint and not as SPRINT or Sprint.
Apple iPhone 8 compatibility with Virgin
Apple iPhone 8 is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin. iPhone 8 has variants A1864 and A1897.
|CDMA||A1864, A1897||1900 MHz|
|LTE||A1864, A1897||Band 25 1900 MHz|
Band 26 850 MHz, Band 41 2500 MHz*
Explain Apple iPhone 8 compatibility with Virgin
Apple iPhone 8 has modal variants A1864, A1897 and .
Virgin CDMA APN with Apple iPhone 8
Compatibility of Apple iPhone 8 with Virgin CDMA depends on the modal variants A1864, A1897, A1864 and .
Apple iPhone 8 A1864, A1897 supports Virgin CDMA on 1900 MHz.
Apple iPhone 8 A1864 supports Virgin CDMA on 1xEV-DO.
Apple iPhone 8 supports Virgin CDMA on 1900 MHz.
Virgin 4G LTE APN with Apple iPhone 8
Apple iPhone 8 A1864, A1897 supports Virgin 4G on LTE Band 25 1900 MHz.
It will also support Virgin 4G on LTE Band 26 850 MHz and Band 41 2500 MHz only in some areas of United States.
Overall compatibililty of Apple iPhone 8 with Virgin is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPhone 8 with Virgin, or the Virgin network support on Apple iPhone 8 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPhone 8 and Virgin network. Even Apple iPhone 8 is listed as compatible here, Virgin network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPhone 8 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin allows Apple iPhone 8 in their network, whether Apple iPhone 8 will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPhone 8 will work on Virgin and the network performance between Virgin and Apple iPhone 8. To check if Apple iPhone 8 is really allowed in Virgin network please contact Virgin support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPhone 8 to use on Virgin.
Apple iPhone 8 network specifications
|Network bands||GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 |
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - A1864, A1897
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100) - A1864, A1897
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO & TD-SCDMA - A1864