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Bell APN settings for Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

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Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is compatible with Bell HSDPA and Bell LTE.

To configure Bell APN settings with Samsung Galaxy S5 Active follow below steps. Samsung Galaxy S5 Active 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 S5 Active, make below changes to Bell Internet & MMS APN settings to get Bell Mobility on your Samsung Galaxy S5 Active.

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

For Samsung Galaxy S5 Active, 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 S5 Active compatibility with Bell

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is compatible with below network frequencies of Bell. Galaxy S5 Active has variants AT&T and Bell.

3G
HSDPAAT&T, Bell850 MHz, 1900 MHz
4G
LTEAT&TBand 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 5 850 MHz, Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 17 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz*
  BellBand 4 1700/2100 MHz
Band 5 850 MHz, Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 17 700 MHz, Band 29 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz*
*These frequencies of Bell may not have countrywide coverage for Samsung Galaxy S5 Active.

Explain Samsung Galaxy S5 Active compatibility with Bell

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active has modal variants AT&T and Bell.

Bell 3G APN with Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

AT&T, Bell

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active AT&T, Bell supports Bell 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.

Bell 4G LTE APN with Samsung Galaxy S5 Active

Compatibility of Samsung Galaxy S5 Active with Bell 4G depends on the modal variants AT&T and Bell.

AT&T

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active AT&T 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.

Bell

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active Bell 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, Band 29 700 MHz and Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.

Overall compatibililty of Samsung Galaxy S5 Active with Bell is 100%. The compatibility of Samsung Galaxy S5 Active with Bell, or the Bell network support on Samsung Galaxy S5 Active we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Samsung Galaxy S5 Active and Bell network. Even Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is listed as compatible here, Bell network can still disallow (sometimes) Samsung Galaxy S5 Active in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Bell allows Samsung Galaxy S5 Active in their network, whether Samsung Galaxy S5 Active will work properly or not, in which bands Samsung Galaxy S5 Active will work on Bell and the network performance between Bell and Samsung Galaxy S5 Active. To check if Samsung Galaxy S5 Active is really allowed in Bell network please contact Bell support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Samsung Galaxy S5 Active to use on Bell.

Max download & upload speeds on Bell 4G for Samsung Galaxy S5 Active per LTE band

Band 17 700 bAT&T 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 2 1900AT&T 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 4 1700AT&T 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600AT&T 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 17 700 bBell 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 2 1900Bell 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 29 700 deBell 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 4 1700Bell 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600Bell 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps

Samsung Galaxy S5 Active network specifications

OS Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat), upgradable to v5.0 (Lollipop)
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/11.5 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions
HSDPA 850 / 1900 / 2100 - AT&T, Bell
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 17(700) - AT&T
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 17(700), 29(700) - Bell
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