0
Wireless

Optus launches My Plan for smartphones

Wednesday 26 June 2013 | 01:51 CET | News
Australian telecommunications provider Optus has launched a new range of smartphone plans. The "My Plan" options will be available from 1 July. My Plan will move customers automatically to a higher plan level if they go over their plan limits, which reverts to the original plan at the start of the following month. Furthermore, Optus will list inclusions in minutes, rather than a dollar value. The plans start a AUD 50 per month which comes with 450 minutes and 500 MB of data, followed by AUD 60 per month for 600 minutes and 1 GB, while AUD 80 per month buys 800 standard minutes and 2 GB of

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Optus
Countries: Australia
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Optus overhauls roaming rates

Published 21 Aug 2013 02:48 CET | Australia
Australian telecommunications provider Optus has overhauled its roaming rates. From mid-September, Optus will reduce its five ...

Optus uses app to get network information

Published 23 Jul 2013 01:33 CET | Australia
Australian communications provider Optus has updated its Android app to allow the company to gather information about network ...

Optus expands LTE in Adelaide, upgrades 3G

Published 11 Jul 2013 01:30 CET | Australia
Australian telecommunications provider Optus has completed an expansion of its 4G and 3G mobile networks in Adelaide; switching ...

Optus launches Sim-only plan

Published 26 Jun 2013 02:12 CET | Australia
Australian communications provider Optus has unveiled its new My Sim Plan, which will be available from 1 July, and My Mobile ...

SES bids for Optus Satellite - report

Published 17 Jun 2013 09:49 CET | Australia
Satellite operator SES and investment companies KKR and Carlyle have made an offer to buy Optus Satellite, SingTel's Australian ...

Optus survey: Children own newer devices than parents

Published 14 Jun 2013 01:59 CET | Australia
In Australian families it is often (58%) the younger generation that owns the newest versions of devices with parents getting the ...

NewSat interested in Optus satellite business

Published 12 Jun 2013 04:23 CET | Australia
Australian satellite operator NewSat is interested in buying Optus' satellite business. The company has been approached by ...

Optus turns on TD-LTE network in Canberra

Published 07 Jun 2013 01:50 CET | Australia
Australian telecommunications provider Optus has launched its TD-LTE network in Canberra. Optus has activated thirteen sites with ...

Optus launches fresh mobile data plans

Published 05 Jun 2013 01:53 CET | Australia
Australian telecommunications provider Optus has introduced new mobile data plans that aim to prevent "bill shock". The new My ...

Accan calls for hard limits on mobile data charges

Published 04 Jun 2013 03:49 CET | Australia
The Australian Communications Consumer Action Network (Accan) has called on mobile providers to end excess mobile data charges by ...

Optus exits football sponsorship

Published 03 Jun 2013 04:41 CET | Australia
Australian telecommunications carrier Optus will not renew multi-million dollar sponsorship and digital content rights deals with ...

Optus CEO: industry could do better

Published 03 Jun 2013 03:05 CET | Australia
The chief executive of Australian telecommunications company Optus, Kevin Russel, has described his company as "the best of bad ...

Private equity firms eye bids for Optus - report

Published 29 May 2013 11:06 CET | Australia
Private equity companies Carlyle Group and KKR are among those lining up bids for SingTel's Australian subsidiary Optus ...

Optus begins TD-LTE trial in Canberra

Published 20 May 2013 03:33 CET | Australia
Australian operator Optus has unveiled its network plans for the coming year. Optus will add TD-LTE technology to its FD-LTE ...

Optus' Q4 profit slips 7%

Published 15 May 2013 03:09 CET | Australia
Australian communications provider Optus posted a profit of AUD 249 million in the fourth quarter ended 31 March, down 6.9 ...





Calendar   /   Industry Events

25 Jan Edgeware EGM
25 Jan The Things Conference 2021
26 Jan Verizon Communications Q4 2020
26 Jan F5 Networks fiscal Q1
26 Jan Microsoft fiscal Q2
26 Jan Meetup MENA
27 Jan KPN Q4 2020
27 Jan Extreme Networks fiscal Q2
27 Jan MediaTek Q4 2020
27 Jan Calix Q4 2020
27 Jan Facebook Q4 2020
27 Jan AT&T Q4 2020
27 Jan Corning Q4 2020
27 Jan Uptime
28 Jan Crown Castle Q4 2020
28 Jan Rogers Communications Q4 2020
28 Jan Juniper Networks Q4 2020
28 Jan Comcast Q4 2020
28 Jan Samsung Electronics Q4 2020
28 Jan Skyworks fiscal Q1
28 Jan 8x8 fiscal Q3
29 Jan Charter Communications Q4 2020
29 Jan Telia Q4 2020
29 Jan Ericsson Q4 2020
29 Jan NEC fiscal Q3
::: More Calendar Items