Optus Deploys Massive MIMO and 3CC CA in Live Network

29 September 2017, 11:32 am

World first achievement in pairing pre-5G technologies Massive MIMO with 3CC Carrier Aggregation in live network Optus has announced the successful live network testing of combined Massive MIMO (Multiple Input Multiple Output) and 3CC Carrier Aggregation technologies, 3CC Massive MIMO. The network trial, conducted on live traffic at Macquarie Park in June 2017, attained a … Read more

Cuba Gooding Jnr demonstrates how to get your new phone excitement ‘just right’ in new campaign for Optus

22 September 2017, 9:30 am

Optus has teamed up with Oscar winning actor Cuba Gooding Jnr to showcase some of its latest mobile products in a series of online short videos. The actor, famed for his roles in Jerry Maguire, Pearl Harbour and American Crime Story: The People v. O. J. Simpson, is the star of two multimedia campaigns for … Read more

Optus announces Optus Number Share and new offers on its value-packed premium handset plans

15 September 2017, 5:01 pm

Optus today announced it will launch Optus Number Share which will enable customers to use the same number between their e-SIM enabled wearable device and their smartphone. Optus Number Share will be available from 22 September 2017, and will allow customers to make and receive calls and messages from any wearable device with an embedded … Read more

Optus customers raise over $270,000 for Townsville medical ship

15 September 2017, 2:18 pm

Townsville’s Youth With A Mission (YWAM) Medical Ship, MV YWAM PNG, will deploy for Papua New Guinea on Saturday to deliver healthcare and training services to remote coastal communities. The deployment will take place thanks to the backing of Optus Charity Mobile Plan customers who have raised over $270,000 for YWAM in the past three … Read more

Optus opens flagship store featuring 4.5G technology

15 September 2017, 1:01 pm

Optus has opened the doors to its first flagship experiential store where consumers will have access to 4.5G technology and immerse themselves inside what could be the smart home of the future. The store at 383 George Street in the Sydney CBD features the latest smart technology as well as two fully immersive experiences, designed … Read more