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Optus APN settings for LG G8 ThinQ

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LG G8 ThinQ is compatible with Optus HSDPA and Optus LTE.

To configure Optus APN settings with LG G8 ThinQ follow below steps. LG G8 ThinQ maximum data transter speed with Optus is 300/51 Mbps while Optus is capable of speeds up to 300/100 Mbps.

Optus Internet APN settings

Open Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names of your LG G8 ThinQ.

Press ADD on right top corner. If LG G8 ThinQ has already set values for Optus 1 for any fields below leave them. Change the other fields as below.

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
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
Bearer: Unspecified
APN PPP phone number: Not set

Optus 1 APN settings for Android 9 screenshot

Restart LG G8 ThinQ to apply new Optus 1 APN settings.

If the above Optus Internet APN settings do not work on your G8 ThinQ, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Yes Internet on your LG G8 ThinQ.

APN typedefault,supl
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your G8 ThinQ, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Business Mobile Broadband on your LG G8 ThinQ.

APNyesbusiness
APN typeblank
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your G8 ThinQ, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your LG G8 ThinQ.

APNinternet
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your G8 ThinQ, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your LG G8 ThinQ.

APNinternet
APN typedefault,supl
Authentication typeNone

Optus MMS APN settings

Open Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names of your LG G8 ThinQ.

Press ADD on right top corner. If LG G8 ThinQ has already set values for Optus 3 for any fields below leave them. Change the other fields as below.

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
APN protocol: IPv4
APN roaming protocol: IPv4
Bearer: Unspecified
APN PPP phone number: Not set

Optus 3 APN settings for Android 9 screenshot

Restart LG G8 ThinQ to apply new Optus 3 APN settings.

If the above Optus MMS APN settings too do not work on your G8 ThinQ, make below changes to Optus MMS APN settings to get Optus MMS on your LG G8 ThinQ.

Authentication typeNone

For LG G8 ThinQ, 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 LG G8 ThinQ, APN should be entered as mms and not as MMS or Mms.

Optus MCC-MNC values

505-02
505-90

LG G8 ThinQ compatibility with Optus

LG G8 ThinQ is compatible with below network frequencies of Optus. G8 ThinQ has variants USA, AT&T, Sprint and Verison.

3G
HSDPA2100 MHz, 900 MHz
 2100 MHz, 900 MHz
4G
LTEUSABand 28 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
  AT&TBand 7 2600 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
  SprintBand 28 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
  VerisonBand 28 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz*
*These frequencies of Optus may not have countrywide coverage for LG G8 ThinQ.

Explain LG G8 ThinQ compatibility with Optus

LG G8 ThinQ has modal variants v2, USA, AT&T, Sprint and Verison.

Optus 3G APN with LG G8 ThinQ

Compatibility of LG G8 ThinQ with Optus 3G depends on the modal variants and v2.

LG G8 ThinQ supports Optus 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

v2

LG G8 ThinQ v2 supports Optus 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

Optus 4G LTE APN with LG G8 ThinQ

Compatibility of LG G8 ThinQ with Optus 4G depends on the modal variants USA, AT&T, Sprint and Verison.

USA

LG G8 ThinQ USA 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.

AT&T

LG G8 ThinQ AT&T supports Optus 4G on LTE 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.

Sprint

LG G8 ThinQ Sprint 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.

Verison

LG G8 ThinQ Verison 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 only in some areas of Australia.

Overall compatibililty of LG G8 ThinQ with Optus is 100%. The compatibility of LG G8 ThinQ with Optus, or the Optus network support on LG G8 ThinQ we have explained here is only a technical specification match between LG G8 ThinQ and Optus network. Even LG G8 ThinQ is listed as compatible here, Optus network can still disallow (sometimes) LG G8 ThinQ in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Optus allows LG G8 ThinQ in their network, whether LG G8 ThinQ will work properly or not, in which bands LG G8 ThinQ will work on Optus and the network performance between Optus and LG G8 ThinQ. To check if LG G8 ThinQ is really allowed in Optus network please contact Optus support. Do not use this website to decide to buy LG G8 ThinQ to use on Optus.

Max download & upload speeds on Optus 4G for LG G8 ThinQ per LTE band

Band 3 1800AT&T 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300AT&T 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600AT&T 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 28 700Sprint 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 3 1800Sprint 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300Sprint 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600Sprint 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 28 700USA 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 3 1800USA 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300USA 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600USA 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 28 700Verison 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 3 1800Verison 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600Verison 300 Mbps 51 Mbps

LG G8 ThinQ network specifications

OS Android 9.0 (Pie)
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 14(700), 17(700), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46(5200), 48, 66(1700/2100), 71(600) - USA
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100 LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 12(700), 14(700), 20(800), 29(700), 30(2300), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46(5200), 66(1700/2100) - AT&T LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 17(700), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46(5200), 66(1700/2100), 71(600) - Sprint LTE band 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 13(700), 20(800), 28(700), 46(5200), 48, 66(1700/2100) - Verison
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