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Optus APN settings for Samsung Galaxy S9

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Samsung Galaxy S9 is compatible with Optus HSDPA and Optus LTE.

To configure Optus APN settings with Samsung Galaxy S9 follow below steps. Samsung Galaxy S9 maximum data transter speed with Optus is 300/51 Mbps while Samsung Galaxy S9 is capable of speeds up to 300/100 Mbps.

Optus Internet APN settings

In your Samsung Galaxy S9 app drawer, go to Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names

Add a new APN by pressing ADD on right top corner. If Samsung Galaxy S9 has already set values for Optus 1 for any fields below leave them. Change others 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 8 screenshot

Restart your Samsung Galaxy S9 to apply Optus 1 APN settings.

If the above Optus Internet APN settings do not work on your Galaxy S9, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Yes Internet on your Samsung Galaxy S9.

APN typedefault,supl
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your Galaxy S9, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Business Mobile Broadband on your Samsung Galaxy S9.

APNyesbusiness
APN typeblank
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your Galaxy S9, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your Samsung Galaxy S9.

APNinternet
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your Galaxy S9, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your Samsung Galaxy S9.

APNinternet
APN typedefault,supl
Authentication typeNone

Optus MMS APN settings

In your Samsung Galaxy S9 app drawer, go to Settings Connections Mobile networks Access Point Names

Add a new APN by pressing ADD on right top corner. If Samsung Galaxy S9 has already set values for Optus 3 for any fields below leave them. Change others 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 8 screenshot

Restart your Samsung Galaxy S9 to apply Optus 3 APN settings.

If the above Optus MMS APN settings too do not work on your Galaxy S9, make below changes to Optus MMS APN settings to get Optus MMS on your Samsung Galaxy S9.

Authentication typeNone

For Samsung Galaxy S9, 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 S9, APN should be entered as mms and not as MMS or Mms.

Optus MCC-MNC values

505-02
505-90

Samsung Galaxy S9 compatibility with Optus

Samsung Galaxy S9 is compatible with below network frequencies of Optus. Galaxy S9 has variants G960FDS, G960W, G960U and G960F.

3G
HSDPA2100 MHz, 900 MHz
4G
LTEG960FDSBand 28 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
  G960WBand 28 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
  G960UBand 28 700 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz
Band 3 1800 MHz, Band 40 2300 MHz, Band 1 2100 MHz*
  G960FBand 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 Samsung Galaxy S9.

Explain Samsung Galaxy S9 compatibility with Optus

Samsung Galaxy S9 has modal variants G960FDS, G960W, G960U and G960F.

Optus 3G APN with Samsung Galaxy S9

Samsung Galaxy S9 supports Optus 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

Optus 4G LTE APN with Samsung Galaxy S9

Compatibility of Samsung Galaxy S9 with Optus 4G depends on the modal variants G960FDS, G960W, G960U and G960F.

G960FDS

Samsung Galaxy S9 G960FDS 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.

G960W

Samsung Galaxy S9 G960W 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.

G960U

Samsung Galaxy S9 G960U 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.

G960F

Samsung Galaxy S9 G960F 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 Samsung Galaxy S9 with Optus is 100%. The compatibility of Samsung Galaxy S9 with Optus, or the Optus network support on Samsung Galaxy S9 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Samsung Galaxy S9 and Optus network. Even Samsung Galaxy S9 is listed as compatible here, Optus network can still disallow (sometimes) Samsung Galaxy S9 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Optus allows Samsung Galaxy S9 in their network, whether Samsung Galaxy S9 will work properly or not, in which bands Samsung Galaxy S9 will work on Optus and the network performance between Optus and Samsung Galaxy S9. To check if Samsung Galaxy S9 is really allowed in Optus network please contact Optus support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Samsung Galaxy S9 to use on Optus.

Max download & upload speeds on Optus 4G for Samsung Galaxy S9 per LTE band

Band 28 700G960F 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 3 1800G960F 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300G960F 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600G960F 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 28 700G960FDS 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 3 1800G960FDS 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300G960FDS 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600G960FDS 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 28 700G960U 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 3 1800G960U 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300G960U 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600G960U 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 28 700G960W 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 3 1800G960W 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 40 2300G960W 300 Mbps 51 Mbps
Band 7 2600G960W 300 Mbps 51 Mbps

Samsung Galaxy S9 network specifications

OS Android 8.0 (Oreo)
Network bands GSM / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA 42.2/5.76 Mbps, LTE-A (4CA) Cat16 1024/150 Mbps
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2 (dual-SIM model only)
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1700(AWS) / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 42(3500), 66(1700/2100) - G960FDS
LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 29(700), 30(2300), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46(900), 66(1700/2100), 71(600) - G960W CDMA 900 / 1800 - G960W LTE band 1(2100), 2(1900), 3(1800), 4(1700/2100), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 12(700), 13(700), 14(700), 18(800), 19(800), 20(800), 25(1900), 26(850), 28(700), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 46(900), 66(1700/2100), 71(600) - G960U CDMA 900 / 1800 - G960U 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), 32(1500), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500), 42(3500), 66(1700/2100) - G960F
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