Does Virgin Mobile use EE?
For decades, Virgin Mobile used EE (and its precursors' networks) for signal. That's no longer the case. Virgin now use the Vodafone network. While EE is owned by BT and own their own. via
Does Virgin Mobile have good service?
Recommendation. All in all, Virgin Mobile is a great carrier, winning multiple awards for their stellar customer service. When it comes to plans, we believe the best value is in bringing your own phone. However, that may not always be feasible so it's important to choose the plan where you get most value. via
Can I put a virgin SIM in a EE phone?
Re: Will a virgin media sim work in an EE locked phone? no virgin no longer use EE sim cards. via
Is Virgin Mobile closing down?
Virgin Mobile is to close down its pay-as-you-go (PAYG) services from January 2022 in a move that impacts 123,000 customers. Alternatively, if you want to stay with Virgin Mobile and switch to one of its Sim-only or pay-monthly plans, haggle with it to see if it'll match or beat a deal you've found elsewhere. via
Does Virgin Mobile use Verizon towers?
Verizon Wireless: Owns and operates its own network. Visible: Uses the Verizon Wireless network. Virgin Mobile: Uses the T-Mobile network. via
What happens to Virgin Mobile customers?
The Virgin Mobile USA service will be discontinued, and we are happy to announce that most of the existing Virgin Mobile customers will be transferred to our sister brand, Boost Mobile beginning in February. via
Can I put my Virgin Mobile SIM card in another phone?
If you've received a letter from us you will need to swap the SIM in your phone to continue to use our services. It is essential that you swap ASAP as these SIM cards will be completely deactivated in the future. All you have to do is read through the letter that comes with it, and then put the SIM in your phone. via
Are Virgin Mobile and Bell the same company?
Bell Canada has acquired full control of Virgin Mobile Canada, picking up the remaining 50 per cent it didn't already own in a $142-million deal. The brand will remain independent of other Bell brands, although the companies will share a network and retail distribution. via
What is the difference between Bell and Virgin Mobile?
Bell is a national carrier with coverage in every province and territory. What to know: Bell also owns Virgin Mobile, which is aimed at a slightly younger demographic than its main brand. While Virgin Mobile uses the same network as Bell, it does not offer share plans, and occasionally has more competitive prices. via
How reliable is virgin?
In Ofcom's latest customer service satisfaction survey, Virgin Media customers reported average levels of overall satisfaction with their broadband service at 85%. Customers also reported higher than average levels of satisfaction for speed (85%) and roughly average levels of satisfaction with reliability. via
Can I put my virgin SIM card in an unlocked phone?
Insert your Virgin Mobile SIM card. Turn your phone on. Enter the network unlock code. Wait for the message to confirm your phone is unlocked. via
Can I unlock my phone myself?
How do I unlock my mobile phone? You can make sure your phone actually needs unlocking by inserting a SIM card from another network into your mobile phone. If it's locked, a message will appear on your home screen. The simplest way to unlock your device is to ring your provider and ask for a Network Unlock Code (NUC). via
Which network does Virgin piggyback?
Networks like ASDA Mobile, Lebara Mobile, Talkmobile, Virgin Mobile and VOXI piggyback on Vodafone's coverage in the UK. In the UK, Vodafone offers 99% population coverage on their 2G, 3G and 4G networks. via
Do Virgin pay as you go Sims expire?
Your SIM will expire after 90 days of inactivity, so if you've any top-up credit remaining, use it or you'll lose it! Additionally, you will also need to top-up your account at least once every 365 days. via
Is Virgin Mobile CDMA or GSM?
Virgin Mobile runs off of the Sprint network and AT&T runs off of their own network. Sprint uses CDMA technology while AT&T runs off of GSM technology. These two technologies are normally not compatible with one another as they are designed with unique band frequencies. Virgin Mobile phones are Sprint-branded phones. via
What company is Virgin Mobile owned by?
In 2009, Sprint Nextel bought out joint-venture partner Virgin Group, becoming the sole owner of Virgin Mobile USA. via
What prepaid service works with Verizon phones?
Carriers that use Verizon's network along with other networks:
Can I use a Boost Mobile phone on Virgin Mobile network?
Yes, you will keep the same phone number you had with Virgin Mobile. Boost Mobile will handle the number porting process for you. via
Why is my Virgin Mobile service not working?
If you receive a full loss of service, please restart your mobile phone to reconnect the the network. If this does not solve the problem, please contact our Chat team here, so they can check if there is an issue in your area.. If you have no mobile network coverage, you may need to adjust the settings on your phone. via
Is there still a Virgin Mobile?
Sprint announced today that it's going to be shutting down Virgin Mobile USA starting on February 2nd, transferring existing customers to Boost Mobile instead. Following the transfer, Virgin will take back the Virgin Mobile brand for the US. via
Are Virgin phones unlocked to any network?
Virgin Mobile pay monthly customers phones are unlocked. Pay as you go customers aren't so lucky, though, with Virgin Mobile opting to lock certain models to its network. via
Can you just switch SIM cards between phones?
With unlocked phones, you can always switch your phone service between different phones as easily as popping out the SIM card and moving it. In contrast, only SIM cards from a specific cell phone company will work in its locked phones. via
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Is Virgin Mobile Canada shutting down?
In response to COVID-19, Bell and its subsidiaries Virgin and Lucky Mobile have announced they will be closing most locations across Canada until March 31st. via
Can I switch from Bell to Virgin Mobile?
Yes, absolutely. You can keep your existing mobile number and move it to Virgin Mobile once you have received your Virgin Mobile SIM card. You just need to go online by clicking here, move your number. via
Is Fido better than Bell?
All modern smartphones will work on Fido without issues. According to J.D. Power surveys, the Rogers wireless network ranks average in reliability when compared to Telus and Bell. Customer Care satisfaction places Fido above Bell, Rogers and Telus, but below the competition from Virgin Mobile and Koodo. via
Who is the best phone provider in Canada?
Who Has the Best Coverage?
Is Bell or Rogers better?
Rogers is by far the best when it comes to 5G coverage, but Bell and Telus have the best network coverage footprint in Canada. Testing shows that Telus has slightly better speed and reliability than Bell. Not enough to switch carriers if you're happy with Bell, but enough to put them in the lead. via
Is Virgin Mobile coverage as good as Bell?
Virgin Mobile runs on Bell's network, which is one of the most reliable and farthest-spanning networks in the nation. Virgin Mobile's 4G LTE network covers over 99% of Canadians, meaning you can rest assured you'll receive great coverage—as long as you live in a highly-populated area. via