Optus takes two gongs at 2014 ACOMM Awards

31 July 2014, 9:33 am

Recognised for commitment to customer service and community contribution Last night Optus won two awards at the 2014 ACOMM Awards, jointly presented by the Communications Alliance and Communications Day. The eighth annual ACOMM Awards acknowledged excellence among communications industry participants, including service providers, content providers, carriers and technology partners. Optus was recognised for its commitment … Read more

Optus brings its 4G to Darwin for the first time

23 July 2014, 10:51 am

Delivering choice to the Top End Optus has turned on its superfast 4G in Darwin for the first time. Customers with compatible 4G devices will now be able to enjoy faster web browsing, downloading and better video streaming in the Darwin CBD area. The launch follows the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) granting Optus … Read more

Optus is turning on its first commercial 700MHz 4G network in Darwin and Perth

21 July 2014, 2:25 pm

Optus is turning on its first commercial 4G 700MHz network in Darwin and Perth CBDs. This will see Optus 4G services rolled out for the first time in Darwin and will enhance Optus 4G in Perth. Optus has transitioned from recent 4G technical trials to turning on 4G 700MHz at select sites in Darwin and … Read more

Optus premieres the LG G3 with exclusive bonus offer

21 July 2014, 9:26 am

First 100 customers to order get: G Pad 8.3 plus wireless charging dock Optus today announced online pre-orders for the new LG G3 with an exclusive bonus offer. The first 100 customers to pre-order the G3 online will get the bonus, available only to Optus customers: a G Pad 8.3 valued at $399 and a … Read more

Idle Aussies on lapsed mobile plans losing hundreds of dollars

20 July 2014, 7:31 pm

– Optus shows customers how to get more bang for their buck by shopping around – New Optus data shows that Aussies can save hundreds of dollars a year by shopping around for a better mobile plan when their contract ends. Many Aussies initially sign up for a 24 month contract to get the latest … Read more