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Bell APN settings for Apple iPhone XR

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Apple iPhone XR is compatible with Bell HSDPA and Bell LTE.

To configure Bell APN settings with Apple iPhone XR follow below steps. Apple iPhone XR maximum data transter speed with Bell is 300/51 Mbps while Bell is capable of speeds up to 300/100 Mbps.

Bell Internet & MMS APN settings

In your Apple iPhone XR device, 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

APN: pda.bell.ca
Username:
Password:

Bell 2 APN settings for iOS screenshot

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:

APN: pda.bell.ca
Username:
Password:
MMSC: http://mms.bell.ca/mms/wapenc
MMS Proxy: web.wireless.bell.ca
MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf

Bell 2 MMS APN settings for iOS screenshot

Press the Home button to save the APN and exit to the main screen.
Now, restartĀ Apple iPhone XR to apply new Bell 2 APN settings.

If the above Bell Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your iPhone XR, make below changes to Bell Internet & MMS APN settings to get Bell Mobility on your Apple iPhone XR.

MMS proxyblank

For Apple iPhone XR, when you type Bell APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Bell Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as pda.bell.ca and not as PDA.BELL.CA or Pda.bell.ca.

Apple iPhone XR compatibility with Bell

Apple iPhone XR is compatible with below network frequencies of Bell.

3G
HSDPA850 MHz, 1900 MHz
4G
LTEBand 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 5 850 MHz, Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz, Band 17 700 MHz, Band 13 700 MHz, Band 29 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz*
*These frequencies of Bell may not have countrywide coverage for Apple iPhone XR.

Explain Apple iPhone XR compatibility with Bell

Bell 3G APN with Apple iPhone XR

Apple iPhone XR supports Bell 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Bell 4G LTE APN with Apple iPhone XR

Apple iPhone XR supports Bell 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.
It will also support Bell 4G on LTE Band 5 850 MHz, Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz, Band 17 700 MHz, Band 13 700 MHz, Band 29 700 MHz and Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.

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

Max download & upload speeds on Bell 4G for Apple iPhone XR per LTE band

Band 17 700 b 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 2 1900 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 29 700 de 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 4 1700 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600 300 Mbps 51 Mbps

Apple iPhone XR network specifications

OS iOS 12
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A
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), 14(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 29(700), 30(2300), 32(1500), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 66(1700/2100), 71(600)
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