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Optus 5G now available to prepaid customers with Optus Flex

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Optus announced that Optus Flex customers will be able to level up their streaming, scrolling and downloads as its 5G network is now available on its new ‘click and connect’ Flex 5G mobile plan.

Optus says Optus Flex continues to give Australians a simple in-app experience that is fundamentally changing the prepaid mobile category. With Flex, Optus customers with an eSIM capable device can join Optus with a new mobile number in just a few taps all through the My Optus app, which removes the need to go in store, purchase a physical SIM or remember to recharge as customers can set and forget with auto recharge.

And now with access to Australia’s fastest 5G mobile network, as awarded by OoklaTM*, VOLTE and Wifi calling enabled, it opens a world of new possibilities for customers. It’s the perfect combination of great value and our super-fast network – all on our most flexible mobile plan.

Optus Flex plans bring customers more of what they want, when they want and allows them to customise their plan to suit their needs, which includes purchasing add-ons, whether it be an Unlimited Data Day or international talk plan to stay close with family and friends overseas, Optus says.

Optus advises that customers have the choice to take up a daily, weekly, fortnightly, or monthly plan with access to 5G plans starting at just $2 a day. If a customer does not max out their data, they won’t lose it, as up to 200GB of data will automatically roll over on an active plan.

Optus MD of marketing & revenue Matt Williams said, “At Optus, we are committed to taking our customers’ experience to new levels and creating unique customer connections, which is why we are excited to open up the world of 5G to our Optus Flex customers.

“Optus is focused on becoming Australia's most loved everyday brand, and our Optus Flex plans truly put our customers in charge of their connectivity with flexibility, choice, and amazing value," Williams concluded.

More information can be found here.

This first appeared in the subscription newsletter CommsWire on 1 November 2021.

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