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Optus APN settings for Xiaomi Redmi 5a

      Optus   Xiaomi Redmi 5a   Android

Xiaomi Redmi 5a is compatible with Optus HSDPA and Optus LTE.

Optus Internet APN settings

In your Xiaomi Redmi 5a with MIUI, go to Settings  SIM cards and mobile networks
Select the SIM card which you want to configure APN settings
Select Access point names

Select Add new

Name: Optus 1
APN: yesinternet
APN type: default
Proxy:
Port:
Username:
Password:
Server:
MMSC:
MMS proxy:
MMS port:
MCC: 505
MNC: 02
Authentication type: PAP
APN protocol: IPv4
Bearer:
MVNO type:
MVNO value:

Keep the default values set by Xiaomi Redmi 5a MIUI for all blank fields above. Restart the Xiaomi Redmi 5a to apply Optus 1 APN settings.

If the above Optus Internet APN settings do not work on your Redmi 5a, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Yes Internet on your Xiaomi Redmi 5a.

APN typedefault,supl
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your Redmi 5a, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Business Mobile Broadband on your Xiaomi Redmi 5a.

APNyesbusiness
APN typeblank
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your Redmi 5a, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your Xiaomi Redmi 5a.

APNinternet
Authentication typeNone

If the above Optus Internet APN settings too do not work on your Redmi 5a, make below changes to Optus Internet APN settings to get Optus Internet on your Xiaomi Redmi 5a.

APNinternet
APN typedefault,supl
Authentication typeNone

Optus MMS APN settings

In your Xiaomi Redmi 5a with MIUI, go to Settings  SIM cards and mobile networks
Select the SIM card which you want to configure APN settings
Select Access point names

Select Add new

Name: Optus 3
APN: mms
APN type: 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 protocol: IPv4
Bearer:
MVNO type:
MVNO value:

Keep the default values set by Xiaomi Redmi 5a MIUI for all blank fields above. Restart the Xiaomi Redmi 5a to apply Optus 3 APN settings.

If the above Optus MMS APN settings too do not work on your Redmi 5a, make below changes to Optus MMS APN settings to get Optus MMS on your Xiaomi Redmi 5a.

Authentication typeNone

For Xiaomi Redmi 5a, 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 Xiaomi Redmi 5a, APN should be entered as mms and not as MMS or Mms.

Optus MCC-MNC values

505-02
505-90

Xiaomi Redmi 5a compatibility with Optus

Xiaomi Redmi 5a is compatible with below network frequencies of Optus.

3G
HSDPA2100 MHz, 900 MHz
4G
LTEBand 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 Xiaomi Redmi 5a.

Explain Xiaomi Redmi 5a compatibility with Optus

Optus 3G APN with Xiaomi Redmi 5a

Xiaomi Redmi 5a supports Optus 3G on HSDPA 2100 MHz and 900 MHz.

Optus 4G LTE APN with Xiaomi Redmi 5a

Xiaomi Redmi 5a 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.

Overall compatibililty of Xiaomi Redmi 5a with Optus is 100%. The compatibility of Xiaomi Redmi 5a with Optus, or the Optus network support on Xiaomi Redmi 5a we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Xiaomi Redmi 5a and Optus network. Even Xiaomi Redmi 5a is listed as compatible here, Optus network can still disallow (sometimes) Xiaomi Redmi 5a in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Optus allows Xiaomi Redmi 5a in their network, whether Xiaomi Redmi 5a will work properly or not, in which bands Xiaomi Redmi 5a will work on Optus and the network performance between Optus and Xiaomi Redmi 5a. To check if Xiaomi Redmi 5a is really allowed in Optus network please contact Optus support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Xiaomi Redmi 5a to use on Optus.

Max download & upload speeds on Optus 4G for Xiaomi Redmi 5a per LTE band

Band 3 1800 Mbps Mbps
Band 40 2300 Mbps Mbps
Band 7 2600 Mbps Mbps

Xiaomi Redmi 5a network specifications

OS Android 7.1 (Nougat)
Network bands GSM / CDMA / HSPA / LTE
Speed HSPA, LTE
Network frequencies GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - SIM 1 & SIM 2
HSDPA 850 / 900 / 1900 / 2100
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 5(850), 7(2600), 8(900), 34(2000), 38(2600), 39(1900), 40(2300), 41(2500)
CDMA 800 & TD-SCDMA
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