TeleGeography Logo

Four-band carrier aggregation LTE-A in 40 cities soon, says Bell

13 Jul 2017

Bell Canada has announced that its quad-band (four-band carrier aggregation) LTE Advanced (LTE-A) network with theoretical download speeds of up to 750Mbps is now available in nearly 40 cities/communities in eight provinces across Canada. Bell began deploying the advanced 750Mbps-capable network configuration, supported by 256QAM technology, in April, with real-world downlink speeds of between 22Mbps and 174Mbps available to Samsung Galaxy S8 handset users, including subscribers to Bell’s wholly-owned Virgin Mobile Canada brand.

GlobalComms Database

Want more? Peruse the GlobalComms Database—the most complete source of intel about mobile, fixed broadband, and fixed voice markets.


TeleGeography is the definitive source for telecom news, numbers, and analysis. Explore the full research catalog.