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Optus APN settings for Apple iPhone 7

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Apple iPhone 7 is compatible with Optus HSDPA and Optus LTE.

To configure Optus APN settings with Apple iPhone 7 follow below steps. Apple iPhone 7 maximum data transter speed with Optus is 300/51 Mbps while Optus is capable of speeds up to 452.2/100 Mbps.

Optus Internet APN settings

From main menu, select Settings and then Cellular.

Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network
(If this setting does not appear it cannot be configured manually. Please contact the seller.)

Go to Cellular Data and enter information as below

APN: yesinternet
Username:
Password:

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

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 iPhone.

If the above Optus Internet APN settings do not work on your iPhone 7, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Business Mobile Broadband on your Apple iPhone 7.

APNyesbusiness

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your iPhone 7, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your Apple iPhone 7.

APNinternet

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your iPhone 7, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your Apple iPhone 7.

APNinternet

Optus MMS APN settings

From main menu, select Settings and then Cellular.

Check that Cellular Data is turned on.
Tap Cellular Data Options and then Cellular Data Network
(If this setting does not appear it cannot be configured manually. Please contact the seller.)


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 iPhone.

For Apple iPhone 7, 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 7, APN should be entered as mms and not as MMS or Mms.

Apple iPhone 7 compatibility with Optus

Apple iPhone 7 is compatible with below network frequencies of Optus. iPhone 7 has variants A1660 and A1778.

3G
HSDPAA1660, A17782100 MHz, 900 MHz
4G
LTEA1660, A1778Band 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 7.

Explain Apple iPhone 7 compatibility with Optus

Optus 3G APN with Apple iPhone 7

A1660, A1778

Apple iPhone 7 A1660, A1778 supports Optus 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

Optus 4G LTE APN with Apple iPhone 7

A1660, A1778

Apple iPhone 7 A1660, A1778 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 7 with Optus is 100%. The compatibility of Apple iPhone 7 with Optus, or the Optus network support on Apple iPhone 7 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Apple iPhone 7 and Optus network. Even Apple iPhone 7 is listed as compatible here, Optus network can still disallow (sometimes) Apple iPhone 7 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Optus allows Apple iPhone 7 in their network, whether Apple iPhone 7 will work properly or not, in which bands Apple iPhone 7 will work on Optus and the network performance between Optus and Apple iPhone 7. To check if Apple iPhone 7 is really allowed in Optus network please contact Optus support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Apple iPhone 7 to use on Optus.

Max download & upload speeds on Optus 4G for Apple iPhone 7 per LTE band

Band 28 700A1660, A1778 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 3 1800A1660, A1778 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300A1660, A1778 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600A1660, A1778 300 Mbps 51 Mbps

Apple iPhone 7 network specifications

OS iOS 10.0.1, upgradable to iOS 10.3
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (3CA) Cat9 450/50 Mbps, EV-DO Rev.A 3.1 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - A1660, A1778
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 - A1660, A1778
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), 27(800), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500) - A1660, A1778
CDMA2000 1xEV-DO & TD-SCDMA - A1660
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