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Bell APN settings for Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)

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Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) is compatible with Bell HSDPA and Bell LTE.

To configure Bell APN settings with Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) follow below steps. Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) 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 Galaxy A3 (2017), make below changes to Bell Internet & MMS APN settings to get Bell Mobility on your Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017).

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

For Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017), 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

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) compatibility with Bell

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) is compatible with below network frequencies of Bell. Galaxy A3 (2017) has variants A320Y.

3G
HSDPA850 MHz, 1900 MHz
4G
LTEBand 5 850 MHz, Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz*
  A320YBand 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 5 850 MHz, Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 17 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz*
*These frequencies of Bell may not have countrywide coverage for Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017).

Explain Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) compatibility with Bell

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) has modal variants A320Y.

Bell 3G APN with Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) supports Bell 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Bell 4G LTE APN with Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017)

Compatibility of Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) with Bell 4G depends on the modal variants and A320Y.

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) supports Bell 4G on LTE Band 5 850 MHz, Band 2 1900 MHz and Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.

A320Y

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) A320Y 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 17 700 MHz and Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.

Overall compatibililty of Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) with Bell is 100%. The compatibility of Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) with Bell, or the Bell network support on Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) and Bell network. Even Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) is listed as compatible here, Bell network can still disallow (sometimes) Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Bell allows Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) in their network, whether Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) will work properly or not, in which bands Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) will work on Bell and the network performance between Bell and Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017). To check if Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) is really allowed in Bell network please contact Bell support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) to use on Bell.

Max download & upload speeds on Bell 4G for Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) per LTE band

Band 2 1900 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 17 700 bA320Y 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 2 1900A320Y 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 4 1700A320Y 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600A320Y 300 Mbps 51 Mbps

Samsung Galaxy A3 (2017) network specifications

OS Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow)
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (2CA) Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300)
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 17(700), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500) - A320Y
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