Bell APN settings for HTC Desire 12s
HTC Desire 12s is compatible with Bell HSDPA and Bell LTE 50%.
To configure Bell APN settings with HTC Desire 12s follow below steps. HTC Desire 12s 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
In your HTC Desire 12s app drawer, go to Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names
Add a new APN by pressing ADD on right top corner. If HTC Desire 12s has already set values for Bell 2 for any fields below leave them. Change others as below.
Name: Bell 2
MMS proxy: web.wireless.bell.ca
MMS port: 80
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
APN PPP phone number: Not set
Restart your HTC Desire 12s to apply Bell 2 APN settings.
If the above Bell Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Desire 12s, make below changes to Bell Internet & MMS APN settings to get Bell Mobility on your HTC Desire 12s.
For HTC Desire 12s, 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
HTC Desire 12s compatibility with Bell
HTC Desire 12s is compatible with below network frequencies of Bell.
|HSDPA||850 MHz, 1900 MHz|
|LTE||Band 5 850 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz*|
Explain HTC Desire 12s compatibility with Bell
Bell 3G APN with HTC Desire 12s
HTC Desire 12s supports Bell 3G on HSDPA 850 MHz and 1900 MHz.
Bell 4G LTE APN with HTC Desire 12s
HTC Desire 12s supports Bell 4G on LTE Band 5 850 MHz and Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.
Overall compatibililty of HTC Desire 12s with Bell is 67%. The compatibility of HTC Desire 12s with Bell, or the Bell network support on HTC Desire 12s we have explained here is only a technical specification match between HTC Desire 12s and Bell network. Even HTC Desire 12s is listed as compatible here, Bell network can still disallow (sometimes) HTC Desire 12s in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Bell allows HTC Desire 12s in their network, whether HTC Desire 12s will work properly or not, in which bands HTC Desire 12s will work on Bell and the network performance between Bell and HTC Desire 12s. To check if HTC Desire 12s is really allowed in Bell network please contact Bell support. Do not use this website to decide to buy HTC Desire 12s to use on Bell.
Max download & upload speeds on Bell 4G for HTC Desire 12s per LTE band
|Band 7 2600||300 Mbps||51 Mbps|
HTC Desire 12s network specifications
|OS||Android 8.1 (Oreo)|
|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|
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 28(700), 38(2600), 40(2300), 41(2500)