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Bell APN settings for Huawei Mate 8

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Huawei Mate 8 is compatible with Bell HSDPA and Bell LTE.

To configure Bell APN settings with Huawei Mate 8 follow below steps. Huawei Mate 8 maximum data transter speed with Bell is 300/51 Mbps while Bell is capable of speeds up to 301.5/100 Mbps.

Bell Internet & MMS APN settings

Go to Settings More / Mobile networks Access Point Names

Press on right top

Name: Bell 2
APN: pda.bell.ca
Proxy: web.wireless.bell.ca
Port: 80
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC: http://mms.bell.ca/mms/wapenc
MMS proxy: web.wireless.bell.ca
MMS port: 80
MCC: 302
MNC: 610
Authentication type:
APN type:
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
Bearer: Unspecified
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 Mate 8, make below changes to Bell Internet & MMS APN settings to get Bell Mobility on your Huawei Mate 8.

Proxyblank
Portblank
MMS proxyblank
MMS portblank
APN typedefault,mms,dun,supl
Authentication typeNone
MVNO typegid
MVNO value3D

For Huawei Mate 8, 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

302-610

Huawei Mate 8 compatibility with Bell

Huawei Mate 8 is compatible with below network frequencies of Bell. Mate 8 has variants NXT-L29 and NXT-L09.

3G
HSDPANXT-L29, NXT-L09850 MHz, 1900 MHz
4G
LTENXT-L29Band 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 5 850 MHz, Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz, Band 17 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz*
  NXT-L09Band 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 5 850 MHz, Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 12 700 MHz, Band 17 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz*
*These frequencies of Bell may not have countrywide coverage for Huawei Mate 8.

Explain Huawei Mate 8 compatibility with Bell

Huawei Mate 8 has modal variants NXT-L29 and NXT-L09.

Bell 3G APN with Huawei Mate 8

NXT-L29, NXT-L09

Huawei Mate 8 NXT-L29, NXT-L09 supports Bell 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Bell 4G LTE APN with Huawei Mate 8

Compatibility of Huawei Mate 8 with Bell 4G depends on the modal variants NXT-L29 and NXT-L09.

NXT-L29

Huawei Mate 8 NXT-L29 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 and Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.

NXT-L09

Huawei Mate 8 NXT-L09 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 and Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.

Overall compatibililty of Huawei Mate 8 with Bell is 100%. The compatibility of Huawei Mate 8 with Bell, or the Bell network support on Huawei Mate 8 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Huawei Mate 8 and Bell network. Even Huawei Mate 8 is listed as compatible here, Bell network can still disallow (sometimes) Huawei Mate 8 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Bell allows Huawei Mate 8 in their network, whether Huawei Mate 8 will work properly or not, in which bands Huawei Mate 8 will work on Bell and the network performance between Bell and Huawei Mate 8. To check if Huawei Mate 8 is really allowed in Bell network please contact Bell support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Huawei Mate 8 to use on Bell.

Max download & upload speeds on Bell 4G for Huawei Mate 8 per LTE band

Band 17 700 bNXT-L09 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 2 1900NXT-L09 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 4 1700NXT-L09 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600NXT-L09 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 17 700 bNXT-L29 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 2 1900NXT-L29 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 4 1700NXT-L29 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600NXT-L29 300 Mbps 51 Mbps

Huawei Mate 8 network specifications

OS Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow)
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (optional)
HSDPA 800 / 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - NXT-L29, NXT-L09
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(900), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300) - NXT-L29
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 6(900), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300) - NXT-L09
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