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Bell APN settings for Samsung Galaxy A8

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Samsung Galaxy A8 is compatible with Bell HSDPA and Bell LTE 50%.

To configure Bell APN settings with Samsung Galaxy A8 follow below steps. Samsung Galaxy A8 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 Cellular network settings Access point names

Press the Menu and select New APN

Enter 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:

Keep the default values set by device for all blank fields shown above.

If the above Bell Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Galaxy A8, make below changes to Bell Internet & MMS APN settings to get Bell Mobility on your Samsung Galaxy A8.

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

For Samsung Galaxy A8, 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 A8 compatibility with Bell

Samsung Galaxy A8 is compatible with below network frequencies of Bell.

3G
HSDPA850 MHz, 1900 MHz
4G
LTEBand 5 850 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz*
*These frequencies of Bell may not have countrywide coverage for Samsung Galaxy A8.

Explain Samsung Galaxy A8 compatibility with Bell

Bell 3G APN with Samsung Galaxy A8

Samsung Galaxy A8 supports Bell 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Bell 4G LTE APN with Samsung Galaxy A8

Samsung Galaxy A8 supports Bell 4G on LTE Band 5 850 MHz and Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.

Overall compatibililty of Samsung Galaxy A8 with Bell is 67%. The compatibility of Samsung Galaxy A8 with Bell, or the Bell network support on Samsung Galaxy A8 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Samsung Galaxy A8 and Bell network. Even Samsung Galaxy A8 is listed as compatible here, Bell network can still disallow (sometimes) Samsung Galaxy A8 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Bell allows Samsung Galaxy A8 in their network, whether Samsung Galaxy A8 will work properly or not, in which bands Samsung Galaxy A8 will work on Bell and the network performance between Bell and Samsung Galaxy A8. To check if Samsung Galaxy A8 is really allowed in Bell network please contact Bell support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Samsung Galaxy A8 to use on Bell.

Max download & upload speeds on Bell 4G for Samsung Galaxy A8 per LTE band

Band 7 2600 300 Mbps 51 Mbps

Samsung Galaxy A8 network specifications

OS Android OS, v5.1 (Lollipop)
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
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