Bell APN settings for BLU R1 Plus
BLU R1 Plus is compatible with Bell HSDPA and Bell LTE.
To configure Bell APN settings with BLU R1 Plus follow below steps. BLU R1 Plus maximum data transter speed with Bell is 150.8/51 Mbps while Bell is capable of speeds up to 300/100 Mbps.
Bell Internet & MMS APN settings
Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names
Press on right top
Name: Bell 2
MMS proxy: web.wireless.bell.ca
MMS port: 80
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
APN PPP phone number: Not set
Do not change the default values set by device for all blank fields above.
If the above Bell Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your R1 Plus, make below changes to Bell Internet & MMS APN settings to get Bell Mobility on your BLU R1 Plus.
For BLU R1 Plus, 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.
Bell MCC-MNC values
BLU R1 Plus compatibility with Bell
BLU R1 Plus is compatible with below network frequencies of Bell.
|HSDPA||850 MHz, 1900 MHz|
|LTE||Band 4 1700/2100 MHz|
Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz, Band 17 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz*
Explain BLU R1 Plus compatibility with Bell
Bell 3G APN with BLU R1 Plus
BLU R1 Plus supports Bell 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.
Bell 4G LTE APN with BLU R1 Plus
BLU R1 Plus supports Bell 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.
It will also support Bell 4G on LTE Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz, Band 17 700 MHz and Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.
Overall compatibililty of BLU R1 Plus with Bell is 100%. The compatibility of BLU R1 Plus with Bell, or the Bell network support on BLU R1 Plus we have explained here is only a technical specification match between BLU R1 Plus and Bell network. Even BLU R1 Plus is listed as compatible here, Bell network can still disallow (sometimes) BLU R1 Plus in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Bell allows BLU R1 Plus in their network, whether BLU R1 Plus will work properly or not, in which bands BLU R1 Plus will work on Bell and the network performance between Bell and BLU R1 Plus. To check if BLU R1 Plus is really allowed in Bell network please contact Bell support. Do not use this website to decide to buy BLU R1 Plus to use on Bell.
Max download & upload speeds on Bell 4G for BLU R1 Plus per LTE band
|Band 17 700 b||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
|Band 2 1900||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
|Band 4 1700||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
|Band 7 2600||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
BLU R1 Plus network specifications
|OS||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/11.5 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 850 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 7(2600), 12(700), 17(700)