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Optus APN settings for Apple iPhone 6s Plus

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Apple iPhone 6s Plus is compatible with Optus HSDPA and Optus LTE.

To configure Optus APN settings with Apple iPhone 6s Plus follow below steps. Apple iPhone 6s Plus maximum data transter speed with Optus is 300/51 Mbps while Optus is capable of speeds up to 301.5/100 Mbps.

Optus Internet APN settings

In the main menu, tap Settings
Tap Cellular.

Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network
(If this setting does not appear on the device, it has not unlocked and settings cannot be configured manually.)

Go to Cellular Data section and enter below information

APN: yesinternet
Username:
Password:

Go to LTE Setup (Optional) section and enter below information

APN: (Leave Blank)
Username: (Leave Blank)
Password: (Leave Blank)



Press the Home button to save the APN and exit to the main screen.
Restart the device.

If the above Optus Internet APN settings do not work on your iPhone 6s Plus, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Business Mobile Broadband on your Apple iPhone 6s Plus.

APNyesbusiness

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your iPhone 6s Plus, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your Apple iPhone 6s Plus.

APNinternet

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your iPhone 6s Plus, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your Apple iPhone 6s Plus.

APNinternet

Optus MMS APN settings

In the main menu, tap Settings
Tap Cellular.

Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network
(If this setting does not appear on the device, it has not unlocked and settings cannot be configured manually.)


Enter the below details in MMS section:

APN: mms
Username:
Password:
MMSC: http://mmsc.optus.com.au:8002/
MMS Proxy: 61.88.190.10:8070
MMS Max Message Size: 1048576
MMS UA Prof URL: http://www.apple.com/mms/uaprof.rdf


Press the Home button to save the APN and exit to the main screen.
Restart the device.

For Apple iPhone 6s Plus, 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 Apple iPhone 6s Plus, APN should be entered as mms and not as MMS or Mms.

Apple iPhone 6s Plus compatibility with Optus

Apple iPhone 6s Plus is compatible with below network frequencies of Optus. iPhone 6s Plus has variants A1633 and A1634.

3G
HSDPA2100 MHz, 900 MHz
4G
LTEA1633Band 28 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
  A1634Band 28 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
*These frequencies of Optus may not have countrywide coverage for Apple iPhone 6s Plus.

Explain Apple iPhone 6s Plus compatibility with Optus

Apple iPhone 6s Plus has modal variants A1633 and A1634.

Optus 3G APN with Apple iPhone 6s Plus

Apple iPhone 6s Plus supports Optus 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

Optus 4G LTE APN with Apple iPhone 6s Plus

Compatibility of Apple iPhone 6s Plus with Optus 4G depends on the modal variants A1633 and A1634.

A1633

Apple iPhone 6s Plus A1633 supports Optus 4G on LTE Band 28 700 MHz and 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.

A1634

Apple iPhone 6s Plus A1634 supports Optus 4G on LTE Band 28 700 MHz and Band 7 2600 MHz.
It will also support Optus 4G on LTE Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz and Band 1 2100 MHz only in some areas of Australia.

Overall compatibililty of Apple iPhone 6s Plus with Optus is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPhone 6s Plus with Optus, or the Optus network support on Apple iPhone 6s Plus we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPhone 6s Plus and Optus network. Even Apple iPhone 6s Plus is listed as compatible here, Optus network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPhone 6s Plus in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Optus allows Apple iPhone 6s Plus in their network, whether Apple iPhone 6s Plus will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPhone 6s Plus will work on Optus and the network performance between Optus and Apple iPhone 6s Plus. To check if Apple iPhone 6s Plus is really allowed in Optus network please contact Optus support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPhone 6s Plus to use on Optus.

Max download & upload speeds on Optus 4G for Apple iPhone 6s Plus per LTE band

Band 28 700A1633 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 3 1800A1633 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600A1633 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 28 700A1634 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 3 1800A1634 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300A1634 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600A1634 300 Mbps 51 Mbps

Apple iPhone 6s Plus network specifications

OS iOS 9, upgradable to iOS 9.2
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300) - A1633
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - A1634
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Steve Trawley
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@Optus Thanks for the update Aron. Appreciate any further info re ETR. Surely optus can't blackout Box Hill for much longer....
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