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Bell APN settings for Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801)

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Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) is compatible with Bell HSDPA and Bell LTE.

To configure Bell APN settings with Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) follow below steps. Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) maximum data transter speed with Bell is 150.8/51 Mbps while Bell is capable of speeds up to 300/100 Mbps.

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
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 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 Galaxy Alpha (S801), make below changes to Bell Internet & MMS APN settings to get Bell Mobility on your Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801).

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

For Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801), 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 Alpha (S801) compatibility with Bell

Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) is compatible with below network frequencies of Bell. Galaxy Alpha (S801) has variants G8508S, G850A and SM-G850W.

3G
HSDPAG8508S850 MHz, 1900 MHz
4G
LTEG8508SBand 7 2600 MHz*
  G850A, SM-G850WBand 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 Alpha (S801).

Explain Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) compatibility with Bell

Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) has modal variants G8508S, G850A and SM-G850W.

Bell 3G APN with Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801)

G8508S

Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) G8508S supports Bell 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Bell 4G LTE APN with Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801)

Compatibility of Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) with Bell 4G depends on the modal variants G8508S, G850A and SM-G850W.

G8508S

Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) G8508S supports Bell 4G on LTE Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.

G850A, SM-G850W

Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) G850A, SM-G850W 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 Alpha (S801) with Bell is 100%. The compatibility of Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) with Bell, or the Bell network support on Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) and Bell network. Even Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) is listed as compatible here, Bell network can still disallow (sometimes) Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Bell allows Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) in their network, whether Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) will work properly or not, in which bands Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) will work on Bell and the network performance between Bell and Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801). To check if Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) is really allowed in Bell network please contact Bell support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) to use on Bell.

Max download & upload speeds on Bell 4G for Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) per LTE band

Band 7 2600G8508S 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 17 700 bG850A, SM-G850W 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 2 1900G850A, SM-G850W 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 4 1700G850A, SM-G850W 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600G850A, SM-G850W 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps

Samsung Galaxy Alpha (S801) network specifications

OS Android OS, v4.4.4 (KitKat), planned upgrade to v5.0 (Lollipop)
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 TD-SCDMA 1880 / 2010 - G8508S
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - G8508S
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 17(700) - G850A, SM-G850W
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