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Bell APN settings for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

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Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is compatible with Bell HSDPA and Bell LTE.

To configure Bell APN settings with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) follow below steps. Samsung Galaxy A5 (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 A5 (2017), make below changes to Bell Internet & MMS APN settings to get Bell Mobility on your Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017).

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

For Samsung Galaxy A5 (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 A5 (2017) compatibility with Bell

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is compatible with below network frequencies of Bell.

3G
HSDPA850 MHz, 1900 MHz
4G
LTEBand 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 A5 (2017).

Explain Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) compatibility with Bell

Bell 3G APN with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) supports Bell 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Bell 4G LTE APN with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017)

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) 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 A5 (2017) with Bell is 100%. The compatibility of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) with Bell, or the Bell network support on Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) and Bell network. Even Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is listed as compatible here, Bell network can still disallow (sometimes) Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Bell allows Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) in their network, whether Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) will work properly or not, in which bands Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) will work on Bell and the network performance between Bell and Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017). To check if Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) is really allowed in Bell network please contact Bell support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) to use on Bell.

Max download & upload speeds on Bell 4G for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2017) per LTE band

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

Samsung Galaxy A5 (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 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
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)
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