Media Releases

Optus introduces the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge

26 February 2016, 4:44 pm

From 12.01am, Friday 26 February, Optus will begin online pre-orders for the new Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge. Customers who pre-order either the Samsung Galaxy S7 or the Galaxy S7 edge before 11 March, 2016 will receive a bonus Samsung Gear VR, valued at $159. The Samsung Gear VR is a mobile virtual … Read more

Optus to partner with leading startup incubator ATP Innovations

26 February 2016, 11:04 am

Optus has today announced a partnership with startup incubator ATP Innovations as an inaugural member of the Multiplier Program. This industry engagement program will see Optus collaborate with startups, researchers, and universities to work on a range of consumer driven product solutions. Ben White, Acting Managing Director of Product and Marketing at Optus said, “Taking … Read more

Free calls to Fiji for Optus customers

24 February 2016, 10:26 am

Optus customers who want to contact family and friends following the extreme weather in Fiji will be able to make free calls to Fiji for the next two weeks. Optus consumer customers with a prepaid or post-paid mobile, or home landline will receive free standard voice calls to Fiji from 12:01am AEST Wednesday 24 February until … Read more

Optus collects global award for 4G TDD development from GTI

24 February 2016, 9:45 am

Optus recognised for 4G network and spectrum innovation. Optus is a recipient of the 2015 GTI “Market Development” Award for outstanding contribution to 4G TDD technology and in particular, 4G TDD-FDD convergence.  The award was announced at the GTI Night, held in conjunction with Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The Global TD-LTE Initiative (GTI) is … Read more

Optus unlocks the potential for social change through technology

22 February 2016, 12:08 pm

New Future Makers program set to innovate, accelerate and change lives Optus has launched a new program to foster digital innovation and bring to life bold ideas that have the ability to change the social landscape. Optus’ Future Makers program supports entrepreneurs, social enterprises and not-for-profit organisations with innovative technological ideas that help address the … Read more