Question: Is Virgin Mobile Canada Closing?

Who bought out Virgin Mobile?

Sprint NextelSprint Nextel acquired Virgin Mobile in 2009 for $483 million and the Virgin Mobile brand is licensed from the Virgin Group founded by billionaire Sir Richard Branson..

Is Virgin Mobile good in Canada?

Virgin Mobile is scores slightly ahead of Koodo when it comes to Customer Service but together they score the top two places in overall customer satisfaction over all carriers in Canada.

Is Telus better than Koodo?

TELUS is considered a ‘premium’ carrier. They offer a LOT more options/add-ons/etc than Koodo does. If you don’t need those frills, then Koodo is probably a better option. Better is probably the wrong term here.

Is Virgin Mobile and Boost the same?

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.

Is Virgin a good Internet provider?

Virgin has very good customer service by the way. I would recommend it for sure, especially if only two people are going to be using it. Virgin runs on DSL, which depending on your area might be kinda crappy; your mileage may vary.

Who owns Virgin in Canada?

Bell CanadaVirgin Mobile Canada/Parent organizations

Who owns Virgin?

Virgin GroupVirgin Atlantic/Parent organizations

Why is Virgin Mobile changing my SIM?

The new SIMs allow Virgin to control much more of the network than is possible with the old EE ones. I can also tell you there is a new drive to get these cards out and although no firm date has been given, complete the change over before the end of this year.

Is Virgin Mobile shutting down?

The telecom is shutting down Virgin Mobile service and will transfer all customers to Boost Mobile starting the week of February 2nd. You’ll keep your phone and number in “most instances,” and will move to a “comparable or better” plan at no additional charge.

Is Virgin Mobile available in Canada?

Virgin Mobile Canada Ltd. is a provider of postpaid and prepaid wireless voice, text and data communications services throughout Canada. They also offer Home Internet services in select areas of Ontario and Quebec.

Is Virgin Mobile any good?

Its prices aren’t too high either, making it a strong overall choice of mobile network. It’s even better if you’re already a Virgin Media customer, as this gives you access to plans with unlimited data, which is something few networks offer.

Is Virgin Mobile owned by Bell Canada?

MONTREAL – Bell (TSX:BCE, NYSE:BCE) has announced a $142 million acquisition by Bell Mobility of the 50 per cent stake in Virgin Mobile Canada not already owned by Bell.

How is Virgin Mobile coverage in Canada?

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.

Does Virgin Mobile support 5g?

Virgin Mobile 5G Coverage At present, Virgin Mobile doesn’t offer any 5G coverage. However, this is due to change in the next two years as Virgin Mobile migrates to using coverage from O2 (with access to O2’s 5G network included).