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Optus APN settings for Alcatel Idol 3C

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Alcatel Idol 3C is compatible with Optus HSDPA and Optus LTE.

To configure Optus APN settings with Alcatel Idol 3C follow below steps. Alcatel Idol 3C maximum data transter speed with Optus is 150.8/51 Mbps while Optus is capable of speeds up to 300/100 Mbps.

Optus Internet APN settings

Go to Settings More Cellular network settings Access point names

Press the Menu and select New APN

Enter name: Optus 1
APN: yesinternet
Proxy:
Port:
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC:
MMS Proxy:
MMS Port:
MCC: 505
MNC: 02
Authentication type: PAP
APN type: default

Keep the default values set by device for all blank fields shown above.

If the above Optus Internet APN settings do not work on your Idol 3C, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Yes Internet on your Alcatel Idol 3C.

APN typedefault,supl
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your Idol 3C, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Business Mobile Broadband on your Alcatel Idol 3C.

APNyesbusiness
APN typeblank
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your Idol 3C, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your Alcatel Idol 3C.

APNinternet
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your Idol 3C, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your Alcatel Idol 3C.

APNinternet
APN typedefault,supl
Authentication typeNone

Optus MMS APN settings

Go to Settings More Cellular network settings Access point names

Press the Menu and select New APN

Enter name: Optus 3
APN: mms
Proxy:
Port:
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC: http://mmsc.optus.com.au:8002/
MMS Proxy: 61.88.190.10
MMS Port: 8070
MCC: 505
MNC: 02
Authentication type: PAP
APN type: mms

Keep the default values set by device for all blank fields shown above.

If the above Optus MMS APN settings too do not work on your Idol 3C, make below changes to Optus MMS APN settings to get Optus MMS on your Alcatel Idol 3C.

Authentication typeNone

For Alcatel Idol 3C, when you type Optus APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Optus Internet APN settings make sure you enter APN as yesinternet and not as YESINTERNET or Yesinternet. If entering Optus MMS APN Settings above to your Alcatel Idol 3C, APN should be entered as mms and not as MMS or Mms.

Optus MCC-MNC values

505-02
505-90

Alcatel Idol 3C compatibility with Optus

Alcatel Idol 3C is compatible with below network frequencies of Optus.

3G
HSDPA2100 MHz, 900 MHz
4G
LTEBand 7 2600 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
*These frequencies of Optus may not have countrywide coverage for Alcatel Idol 3C.

Explain Alcatel Idol 3C compatibility with Optus

Optus 3G APN with Alcatel Idol 3C

Alcatel Idol 3C supports Optus 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

Optus 4G LTE APN with Alcatel Idol 3C

Alcatel Idol 3C supports Optus 4G on LTE Band 7 2600 MHz.
It will also support Optus 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz and Band 1 2100 MHz only in some areas of Australia.

Overall compatibililty of Alcatel Idol 3C with Optus is 100%. The compatibility of Alcatel Idol 3C with Optus, or the Optus network support on Alcatel Idol 3C we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Alcatel Idol 3C and Optus network. Even Alcatel Idol 3C is listed as compatible here, Optus network can still disallow (sometimes) Alcatel Idol 3C in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Optus allows Alcatel Idol 3C in their network, whether Alcatel Idol 3C will work properly or not, in which bands Alcatel Idol 3C will work on Optus and the network performance between Optus and Alcatel Idol 3C. To check if Alcatel Idol 3C is really allowed in Optus network please contact Optus support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Alcatel Idol 3C to use on Optus.

Max download & upload speeds on Optus 4G for Alcatel Idol 3C per LTE band

Band 3 1800 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600 150.8 Mbps 51 Mbps

Alcatel Idol 3C network specifications

OS Android OS, v5.0 (Lollipop)
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800)
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