Bell APN settings for Lava Z61
Lava Z61 is not compatible with Bell HSDPA and compatible with Bell LTE 50%.
Lava Z61 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 Z61 with Bell for more details.
To configure Bell APN settings with Lava Z61 follow below steps.
Bell Internet & MMS APN settings
In your Lava Z61 app drawer, go to Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names
Add a new APN by pressing ADD on right top corner. If Lava Z61 has already set values for Bell 2 for any fields below leave them. Change others as below.
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
Restart your Lava Z61 to apply Bell 2 APN settings.
If the above Bell Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Z61, make below changes to Bell Internet & MMS APN settings to get Bell Mobility on your Lava Z61.
For Lava Z61, 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 Z61 compatibility with Bell
Lava Z61 is compatible with below network frequencies of Bell.
|LTE||Band 5 850 MHz*|
Explain Lava Z61 compatibility with Bell
Bell 3G APN with Lava Z61
Lava Z61 does not support Bell 3G.
Bell 4G LTE APN with Lava Z61
Lava Z61 supports Bell 4G on LTE Band 5 850 MHz only in some areas of Canada.
Overall compatibililty of Lava Z61 with Bell is 33%. The compatibility of Lava Z61 with Bell, or the Bell network support on Lava Z61 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Lava Z61 and Bell network. Even Lava Z61 is listed as compatible here, Bell network can still disallow (sometimes) Lava Z61 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Bell allows Lava Z61 in their network, whether Lava Z61 will work properly or not, in which bands Lava Z61 will work on Bell and the network performance between Bell and Lava Z61. To check if Lava Z61 is really allowed in Bell network please contact Bell support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Lava Z61 to use on Bell.
Lava Z61 network specifications
|OS||Android 8.0 Oreo (Go edition) - 1 GB RAM model Android 8.1 (Oreo) - 2 GB RAM model|
|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 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 40(2300), 41(2500)