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Optus APN settings for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

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Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) is compatible with Optus HSDPA and Optus LTE.

To configure Optus APN settings with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) follow below steps. Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) 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

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 Galaxy A5 (2016), make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Yes Internet on your Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016).

APN typedefault,supl
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your Galaxy A5 (2016), make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Business Mobile Broadband on your Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016).

APNyesbusiness
APN typeblank
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your Galaxy A5 (2016), make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016).

APNinternet
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your Galaxy A5 (2016), make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016).

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 Galaxy A5 (2016), make below changes to Optus MMS APN settings to get Optus MMS on your Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016).

Authentication typeNone

For Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016), 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 Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016), APN should be entered as mms and not as MMS or Mms.

Optus MCC-MNC values

505-02
505-90

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) compatibility with Optus

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) is compatible with below network frequencies of Optus. Galaxy A5 (2016) has variants A510F, A510FD, A5100 and A510Y.

3G
HSDPAA510F, A510FD, A5100, A510Y2100 MHz, 900 MHz
4G
LTEA510F, A510FDBand 7 2600 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
  A510YBand 28 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
*These frequencies of Optus may not have countrywide coverage for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016).

Explain Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) compatibility with Optus

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) has modal variants A510F, A510FD, A5100 and A510Y.

Optus 3G APN with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

A510F, A510FD, A5100, A510Y

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) A510F, A510FD, A5100, A510Y supports Optus 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

Optus 4G LTE APN with Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016)

Compatibility of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) with Optus 4G depends on the modal variants A510F, A510FD and A510Y.

A510F, A510FD

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) A510F, A510FD 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.

A510Y

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) A510Y 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.

Overall compatibililty of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) with Optus is 100%. The compatibility of Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) with Optus, or the Optus network support on Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) and Optus network. Even Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) is listed as compatible here, Optus network can still disallow (sometimes) Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Optus allows Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) in their network, whether Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) will work properly or not, in which bands Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) will work on Optus and the network performance between Optus and Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016). To check if Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) is really allowed in Optus network please contact Optus support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) to use on Optus.

Max download & upload speeds on Optus 4G for Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) per LTE band

Band 3 1800A510F, A510FD 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300A510F, A510FD 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600A510F, A510FD 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 28 700A510Y 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 3 1800A510Y 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600A510Y 300 Mbps 51 Mbps

Samsung Galaxy A5 (2016) network specifications

OS Android OS, v5.1.1 (Lollipop)
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / EVDO / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE Cat6 300/50 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (optional)
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100 - A510F, A510FD, A5100, A510Y
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800), 40(2300) - A510F, A510FD
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 28(700), 38(2600) - A510Y
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