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Virgin APN settings for Google Pixel 2

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Google Pixel 2 is compatible with Virgin HSDPA and Virgin LTE.

To configure Virgin APN settings with Google Pixel 2 follow below steps.

Virgin Internet & MMS APN settings

In your Google Pixel 2 app drawer, go to Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names

Add a new APN by pressing ADD on right top corner. If Google Pixel 2 has already set values for Virgin 2 for any fields below leave them. Change others as below.

Name: Virgin 2
APN: VirginInternet
Proxy: 202.139.83.152
Port: 8070
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC: http://mms.virginvibe.com.au:8002/
MMS proxy: 202.139.83.152
MMS port: 8070
MCC: 505
MNC: 02
Authentication type:
APN type: default,supl
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
Bearer: Unspecified
APN PPP phone number: Not set

Virgin 2 APN settings for Android 8 screenshot

Restart your Google Pixel 2 to apply Virgin 2 APN settings.

Virgin Internet APN Settings

In your Google Pixel 2 app drawer, go to Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names

Add a new APN by pressing ADD on right top corner. If Google Pixel 2 has already set values for Virgin 1 for any fields below leave them. Change others as below.

Name: Virgin 1
APN: virgininternet
Proxy:
Port:
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC:
MMS proxy:
MMS port:
MCC: 505
MNC: 02
Authentication type: None
APN type: default
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
Bearer: Unspecified
APN PPP phone number: Not set

Virgin 1 APN settings for Android 8 screenshot

Restart your Google Pixel 2 to apply Virgin 1 APN settings.

Virgin MMS APN Settings

In your Google Pixel 2 app drawer, go to Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names

Add a new APN by pressing ADD on right top corner. If Google Pixel 2 has already set values for Virgin 3 for any fields below leave them. Change others as below.

Name: Virgin 3
APN: virginmms
Proxy:
Port:
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC: http://mms.virginvibe.com.au:8002
MMS proxy: 202.139.83.152
MMS port: 8070
MCC: 505
MNC: 02
Authentication type: None
APN type: mms
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
Bearer: Unspecified
APN PPP phone number: Not set

Virgin 3 APN settings for Android 8 screenshot

Restart your Google Pixel 2 to apply Virgin 3 APN settings.

For Google Pixel 2, 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 VirginInternet and not as VIRGININTERNET or Virgininternet. If entering Virgin MMS APN Settings above to your Google Pixel 2, APN should be entered as virginmms and not as VIRGINMMS or Virginmms.

Virgin MCC-MNC values

505-02

Google Pixel 2 compatibility with Virgin

Google Pixel 2 is compatible with below network frequencies of Virgin.

3G
HSDPA2100 MHz, 900 MHz
4G
LTEBand 28 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
*These frequencies of Virgin may not have countrywide coverage for Google Pixel 2.

Explain Google Pixel 2 compatibility with Virgin

Virgin 3G APN with Google Pixel 2

Google Pixel 2 supports Virgin 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

Virgin 4G LTE APN with Google Pixel 2

Google Pixel 2 supports Virgin 4G on LTE Band 28 700 MHz and Band 7 2600 MHz.
It will also support Virgin 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz and Band 1 2100 MHz only in some areas of Australia.

Overall compatibililty of Google Pixel 2 with Virgin is 100%. The compatibility of Google Pixel 2 with Virgin, or the Virgin network support on Google Pixel 2 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Google Pixel 2 and Virgin network. Even Google Pixel 2 is listed as compatible here, Virgin network can still disallow (sometimes) Google Pixel 2 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Virgin allows Google Pixel 2 in their network, whether Google Pixel 2 will work properly or not, in which bands Google Pixel 2 will work on Virgin and the network performance between Virgin and Google Pixel 2. To check if Google Pixel 2 is really allowed in Virgin network please contact Virgin support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Google Pixel 2 to use on Virgin.

Google Pixel 2 network specifications

OS Android 8.0
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat15 800/75 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 32(1500), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100)
CDMA 800 / 1900 CDMA2000 1xEV-DO
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