Bell APN settings for Maxwest Astro 5
Maxwest Astro 5 is compatible with Bell HSDPA.
Bell Internet & MMS APN settings
Open App Drawer and go to Settings Mobile network settings Access point names
Press button on top right corner.
Enter name: Bell 2
MMS Proxy: web.wireless.bell.ca
MMS Port: 80
Keep default values for all blank fields shown above.
Press menu button (top right) and select Save. Done.
If the above Bell Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Astro 5, make below changes to Bell Internet & MMS APN settings to get Bell Mobility on your Maxwest Astro 5.
For Maxwest Astro 5, 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
Maxwest Astro 5 compatibility with Bell
Maxwest Astro 5 is compatible with below network frequencies of Bell.
|HSDPA||850 MHz, 1900 MHz|
Explain Maxwest Astro 5 compatibility with Bell
Bell 3G APN with Maxwest Astro 5
Maxwest Astro 5 supports Bell 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.
Overall compatibililty of Maxwest Astro 5 with Bell is 100%. The compatibility of Maxwest Astro 5 with Bell, or the Bell network support on Maxwest Astro 5 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Maxwest Astro 5 and Bell network. Even Maxwest Astro 5 is listed as compatible here, Bell network can still disallow (sometimes) Maxwest Astro 5 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Bell allows Maxwest Astro 5 in their network, whether Maxwest Astro 5 will work properly or not, in which bands Maxwest Astro 5 will work on Bell and the network performance between Bell and Maxwest Astro 5. To check if Maxwest Astro 5 is really allowed in Bell network please contact Bell support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Maxwest Astro 5 to use on Bell.
Maxwest Astro 5 network specifications
|OS||Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA|
|Speed||HSPA 21.1/5.76 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2|
HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100