Can I just buy a phone from Optus?

Can I just buy a phone from Optus?

You can purchase a device outright in-store. If you’d like to add a SIM plan to your device, head to this page to see our SIM plan options.

Can you buy a phone without a plan Optus?

If you want to purchase a device without a SIM plan, you’ll need to buy the device outright. You can purchase a device outright online or in-store. What if I leave? SIM plan only: Optus Choice and Optus One SIM plans are month-to-month so you can cancel at any time without cancellation fees.

Does Optus sell Iphones outright?

Outright purchase Outright sale of the latest iPhone in-store is not possible during launch. You’ll need to wait until the device is readily available before you can purchase it outright.

Does Optus sell second hand phones?

Alegre is the trade-in company Optus has partnered with to look after you. They are not owned, operated or controlled by Optus. Alegre will assess, value and buy your old phone or tablet.

Can you buy a phone and pay monthly?

Instead of paying the full price up front when you buy a new smartphone, you can choose to pay on an installment plan. An installment plan takes the full price of your new device and spreads it across low monthly payments. Plus, you won’t pay any finance fees or interest.

Can you just buy a phone without a plan?

Most carriers now sell a no-contract option, either with our without a payment plan. While most unlocked phones are also no-contract, it’s common enough that one carrier will sell the phone exclusively (not other carrier store stocks it), but you’re often able to buy the phone from the manufacturer as well.

Can I buy a Verizon phone without a plan?

That’s right, you can buy devices from Verizon without ever signing up for one of their plans. That has since been retired in favor of an actual pre-order site that sells almost all of Verizon’s phones at all times, not just when they are up for pre-order.

Is leasing a phone a waste of money?

Leasing a phone can be cheaper than paying off a phone in full (whether outright or via monthly installments) and you’ll be able to get a new phone every 12-18 months. It may seem like leasing your cell phone isn’t a good idea, but for some, leasing could actually save you money in the long run.

What happens if you switch SIM cards in phones?

Answer: A: If you change it for a SIM from the same carrier, nothing happens, the device continues working as before. If you change it for a SIM from another carrier and the phone is locked to the original, then it will work as a fancy iPod, none of the phone capabilities will be available.

Do I have to buy a phone from my carrier?

Carrier phones are almost always locked to that carrier; in other words, you can’t buy a phone through Verizon and then immediately take it to AT. On the other hand, unlocked phones are devices you buy without a carrier involved in any way.

How can I get out of my bell contract without paying?

7 Ways to Cancel Your Cell Phone Contract Without Paying Fees

  1. Use the Grace Period Loophole.
  2. Transfer or Trade Your Contract.
  3. Switch to another Cell Provider.
  4. Take Advantage of a Change in Contract Terms.
  5. Negotiate with Customer Service.
  6. Report All Issues with Your Service.
  7. Move Out of the Service Area.

Does Optus do price match?

A: Optus will only price match the advertised total upfront price (RRP) of the phone. We will not price match if a discount is only available when paying the phone over time, or only available if tied to sim plan or sold as part of a bundle.

Do All Optus plans support 5G?

The Optus 5G mobile network is currently available within limited areas around Australia. Check out the Optus 5G mobile coverage map for the latest updates on our 5G network rollout. 5G is currently only available for data use. When you make a call on your 5G capable device, you’ll revert to the 4G or 3G network.

Does my Optus plan include 5G?

5G mobile phones are here, and now’s the perfect time to join the next generation with 5G network access included across our postpaid plans. Choosing a 5G phone means that you’ll be ready for the future benefits of the Optus 5G network.

Can I pay my phone contract off early?

If you cancel before the minimum contract term is up, you’ll have to pay an early termination fee or buyout your contract. If you want to cancel your mobile phone contract after your initial contract term is up, you can do so at any time, although most companies require 30 days’ notice.

Which is the best provider for Optus Mobile?

At the time of writing, you can get access to the Optus mobile network through fourteen different providers, other than Optus. And there are some great options in the mix. amaysim, for example, is an Optus MVNO that has been around now since 2010 and boasts hundreds of thousands of mobile customers and an excellent reputation for customer service.

How much does it cost for Optus satellite service?

The Optus Thuraya SatSleeve, which connects to your mobile phone and is controlled via an app. The SatSleeve costs $888 to purchase outright, and from there costs $15 per month for a satellite service on a month to month basis.

How much does it cost to change your Optus phone number?

Optus doesn’t list the exact number configurations available to customers, but will charge a flat administration fee of $132 for any golden number change. 35GB Standard Data on first three $30 Epic Data recharges. 10GB Data from 4th recharge onwards. Find out more

Do you have to have a contract with Optus?

Taking up a plan with an MVNO is usually contract free which means if you’re unhappy with the service you can easily switch. You will need to buy your handset upfront, but this can often save you money in the long-term, particularly if you’re looking at a high-end handset like a new Samsung Galaxy or an iPhone.