Post Tagged with: "Optus"

Optus pre-orders for Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ are now live
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Optus pre-orders for Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ are now live

The launch of the Galaxy S6 Edge+ and the Galaxy Note 5 is in full swing, with the opening of pre-orders for both phones now live on the Optus website. Optus is carrying both the 32GB version of the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ but unfortunately hasn’t listed the 64GB version of the S6 Edge+. The only colour[Read More…]

in Carriers, Phones by at 4:12 pm on August 18, 2015
Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and S6 Edge+ Australian availability
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Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and S6 Edge+ Australian availability

With the actual announcements of Samsung’s latest phones out of the way, the nitty gritty of availability is now the major question. Samsung Australia has already confirmed that they will be launching both the Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ in Australia so it’s time to confirm where you’ll be able to get your hands on it. Samsung has[Read More…]

in Carriers, Phones by at 8:40 am on August 14, 2015
Optus launches Wi-Fi calling for low-reception areas
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Optus launches Wi-Fi calling for low-reception areas

Optus has today launched their new Wi-Fi calling option, allowing you to make phone calls using your Optus mobile number, in areas with limited reception, using a Wi-Fi signal. The feature is the first of its kind in Australia, though Vodafone is apparently in the process of making the feature available for their customers. Wi-Fi calling is operated through an[Read More…]

in Apps, Carriers by at 9:51 am on August 11, 2015
Optus ceasing 2G services from April 2017
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Optus ceasing 2G services from April 2017

Optus has today announced that it will follow Telstra and cease its 2G services from April 2017 as consumers are now increasingly using more data and are opting for the latest 4G smartphones. The move to shut the 2G (GSM) service will allow Optus to re-allocate some of this spectrum to improve customer experience and mobile services, with the 2G[Read More…]

in Carriers, News by at 3:08 pm on August 5, 2015
Optus is making it easier to dive into the data pool with all your devices
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Optus is making it easier to dive into the data pool with all your devices

Optus has today announced they’re making it easier to share the data from your various plans for mobiles, tablets and mobile broadband with a new data pool. The new data pool will let families, small businesses combine any of their latest Optus postpaid mobile broadband or mobile plans onto the one bill and then share the data from each plan[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 9:56 am on August 3, 2015
Sony announces their Xperia M4 Aqua handset is heading to Optus
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Sony announces their Xperia M4 Aqua handset is heading to Optus

Sony has today announced that their super mid-range phone, the Xperia M4 Aqua is heading to Optus. When it was announced at Mobile World Congress in February, the Sony Xperia M4 Aqua was somewhat overshadowed by the Xperia Z4 Tablet, but truth be told, after a hands-on at the Sony booth, I was blown away with just how good a[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones by at 9:37 am on August 3, 2015
Optus adds HD Voice to their 3G network.
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Optus adds HD Voice to their 3G network.

People still make calls on these things? Well, if you are one of those people and you’re on the Optus network, your call quality should be much improved, with Optus announcing they’ve enabled High Definition (HD) Voice on their 3G network. According to Optus, HD Voice will give users an improved call experience, with sharper, clearer quality of calls with[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 8:00 am on July 21, 2015