What network is Virgin Mobile on?
Virgin now use the Vodafone network. While EE is owned by BT and own their own. Using the Vodafone network should be an advantage for Virgin's basic calls and texts. Vodafone have more of the country's physical landmass covered with 2G/3G and their indoor coverage is generally better too. via
Who Towers does Virgin Mobile use?
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
Does Virgin Mobile use bell towers?
The Bell Mobility network also features the fastest 5G service in Canada. Other carriers including Virgin Mobile, Lucky Mobile, and PC Mobile operate on the Bell network, offering cheap plans with the same great coverage. 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
Is Virgin Mobile being phased out?
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. The actual migration date will be the customer's Monthly Payment date after receiving a notification. via
Is Virgin Mobile a good provider?
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
Does Virgin Mobile have 5G?
Already a Virgin Mobile customer? If you've already got an eligible mobile plan with us, we'll upgrade you to 5G at no extra cost, as soon as it's available. All you'll need is a 5G-ready device you bought from us. via
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
Is Telus or Bell better?
All three carriers—Bell, Rogers, and Telus—provide 4G LTE and 5G service to more than 97% of Canadians, but Telus leads the pack with the fastest, largest and most reliable network. The company's customer service is better than Rogers or Bell even though smaller brands do it even better. 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
Why is Virgin Mobile called virgin?
The Virgin brand was born in 1970 when Richard Branson and his friend Nik Powell launched a mail order record business and chose the name Virgin, because they were entirely new to business. via