Our 4G Plus data network offers great coverage that keeps getting bigger and better using new 700 MHz spectrum. By April 2015, we plan to have about 90 percent of the population covered by our 4G Plus network.
The Optus 4G Plus network is available in parts of Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin and Canberra, as well as other metropolitan areas.
We're also busy expanding to hundreds of regional and holiday destinations such as:
Alice Springs, Ararat, Armidale, Bathurst, Benalla, Bingal Bay, Bowen, Busselton, Cape Jervis, Castlemaine, Ceduna, Cloncurry, Cobram, Corowa, Dubbo, Dunsborough, Eden, Elmore, Emerald, Falls Creek, Gladstone, Glenelg, Goondiwindi, Goulburn, Grafton, Griffith, Henty, Hervey Bay, Hobart, Jurien, Karratha, Kioloa, Launceston, Lithgow, Loxton, Mackay, Marion Bay, Mildura, Millicent, Mission Beach, Mittagong, Mt Barker, Newman, Norfolk Bay, Parkes, Port Hedland, Renmark, Rockhampton, Swan Hill, Taree, Teal, Townsville, Wallaroo, Winchelsea, Wyangala, Yarrawonga, Young, plus more!
You can access the 4G Plus network with an Optus 4G-compatible plan and phone, modem or tablet for your area, so when you check the coverage maps make sure you indicate your preferred device.
Find out if you are in a 4G Plus network coverage area by taking a look at our interactive coverage maps.Type in your address and select the device you plan to use. If you're not covered yet, check our coverage maps to see if the 4G Plus network is coming to you in three or six months' time.
To future-proof your device to get the best experience on our 4G Plus network, choose a device that will allow you to access the expanding 4G Plus network as it is turned on. Look for the "4G in more places" device symbol.
Having the right 4G phone, tablet or USB modem for your area means you can access the 3G network and some, or all, of the 4G Plus network. Look out for the '4G in more places' symbol when you shop for your next mobile phone, to get access to the 4G Plus network wherever it expands. Same goes for our tablets and Internet-on-the-go WiFi modems.
COVERAGE: With 3G devices, you can access our 3G (2100 MHz / 900 MHz) network. With 4G devices and a compatible plan, you can access our 3G network plus some or all of our 4G Plus network. Our 4G Plus network uses multiple frequencies (LTE 700 / 1800 / 2100 / 2300 / 2600 MHz) to provide coverage. Your coverage availability will vary depending on your device and location. Check coverage at optus.com.au/coverage based on your address and device.