Bell APN settings for Lava A97
Lava A97 is not compatible with Bell HSDPA and compatible with Bell LTE 50%.
Lava A97 does not appear to be fully compatible with Bell at this time. It will only support Bell 4G LTE only in certain areas of Canada. Please check the compatibility of Lava A97 with Bell for more details.
To configure Bell APN settings with Lava A97 follow below steps.
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 A97, make below changes to Bell Internet & MMS APN settings to get Bell Mobility on your Lava A97.
For Lava A97, 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
Lava A97 compatibility with Bell
Lava A97 is compatible with below network frequencies of Bell.
|LTE||Band 5 850 MHz*|
Explain Lava A97 compatibility with Bell
Bell 3G APN with Lava A97
Lava A97 does not support Bell 3G.
Bell 4G LTE APN with Lava A97
Lava A97 supports Bell 4G on LTE Band 5 850 MHz only in some areas of Canada.
Overall compatibililty of Lava A97 with Bell is 33%. The compatibility of Lava A97 with Bell, or the Bell network support on Lava A97 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Lava A97 and Bell network. Even Lava A97 is listed as compatible here, Bell network can still disallow (sometimes) Lava A97 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Bell allows Lava A97 in their network, whether Lava A97 will work properly or not, in which bands Lava A97 will work on Bell and the network performance between Bell and Lava A97. To check if Lava A97 is really allowed in Bell network please contact Bell support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Lava A97 to use on Bell.
Lava A97 network specifications
|OS||Android 6.0 (Marshmallow)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 900 / 1800 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 900 / 2100
LTE band 3(1800), 5(850), 40(2300)