For small business that use webmail accounts such as Optusnet, Hotmail, Yahoo or Gmail. A Blackberry Internet Solution (BIS) enables you to access your email on your BlackBerry device. The BlackBerry internet Solution “Pulls” emails to your handset wirelessly and can be set to retrieve your emails on a scheduled or ad-hoc basis.
Latest BlackBerry mobiles are now available from our Optus Business online store.
BlackBerry for Business Benefits
How to get a BlackBerry Internet Solution
1. Select a BlackBerry device.
2. Choose from one of the below options
Business Complete Ultimate Plans
Business Timeless Advantage Plans
Add BlackBerry® to Your Existing Mobile plan
If you already have an Optus voice plan, add one of the following
|Plan||Included Data||Excess Usage||Pay (mth)||Minimum Total Cost|
|Yes Business Blackberry||Unlimited access to POP3 email 512MB of use of the Blackberry Browser or applications||.5c per KB above 512 MB||$19.99||$19.99|
|BES BlackBerry Executive Plan (24Months)||1MB BlackBerry email & Internet*||.5c per KB||$25.95||$622.80|
|BES BlackBerry Executive Plan||1MB BlackBerry email & Internet*||.5c per KB||$29.95||$29.95|
|BES BlackBerry Platinum Plan (24 Months)||Unlimited BlackBerry email & Internet*||$49.95||$1198.80|
|BES BlackBerry Platinum Plan||Unlimited BlackBerry email & Internet*||$59.95||$59.95|
* Includes email traffic and Internet access through
the BlackBerry® Internet Browser and/or the BlackBerry®
Browser up to the specified limit. Use of any other services will be charged at
the rates specified in the Optus standard agreement.
How many emails are included in my plan±?
The number of emails you can send and receive will be determined by their size. An email with 20 lines of text and no attachments is approximately 2Kb. So, 500 emails will use approximately 1MB of data.
Please phone 1300 737 574, Email us to make an appointment.
Please call 133 343 for existing customer account enquiries.
Terms & Conditions
1. Cancellation fees apply for all plans. 2. Data usage will
be counted in kilobytes, and includes both uploads and downloads. Any unused
monthly data cannot be rolled over. Excess Usage Data charges: 10¢ per MB or
part thereof on the Business Complete Advantage, Business Timeless Advantage
and Business Complete Max. 3. Unlimited Facebook®, Twitter, LinkedIn,
MySpace, eBay, Foursquare: unlimited use of these services within Australia
only. Use of these services is separate and does not count towards your
included Mobile Internet Data Value. These features are only available with
compatible handsets. Facebook® is a registered trademark of Facebook Inc.
Twitter® and the Twitter logo are registered trademarks of Twitter, Inc.
MySpace Mobile requires an existing MySpace account. eBay and the eBay logo are
trademarks of eBay Inc. LinkedIn and the LinkedIn logo are
registered trademarks of LinkedIn Corporation in the U.S. and/or other countries. Foursquare and the Foursquare logo are registered trademarks of Foursquare Labs, Inc. All rights reserved. Use of the Facebook SMS alert service or any other social media alert service are not included as part of the service and will be charged separately. 4. Unlimited SMS & MMS Offer: Offer includes standard SMS and MMS sent and received within Australia. Offer excludes International SMS and MMS, Premium SMS and MMS, Group and Email SMS and MMS. 5. Included Cap Value: can be used for standard national voice calls, standard national SMS and MMS, international SMS, national
video calls, VoiceMail, PTT, national diversions and calls to 13/1300 and 1800 numbers. 6. Unlimited Standard National Calls to Optus: includes national voice and video calls and national diversion calls made from one Optus Mobile Digital customer to another Optus Mobile Digital customer (on the Optus GSM network) or Selected Optus Fixed Line phones within Australia. Selected Optus Fixed Line Phones include those Fixed Line Phones on the Optus Local Access Direct or Local Access Telephony networks. Excludes calls to Optus Local Access Resale customers. 7. Unlimited Value: excludes some call and message types including VoiceMail deposits and retrievals
(except for the $99/$129 Timeless Extreme Plans and all Business Plans), calls to 13/1300/1800 numbers (except for the $99/$129 Timeless Extreme and $99/$129 Business Timeless Advantage Plans), calls to satellite phones, international, roaming and premium calls and text, and calls to 1900 numbers. Unlimited VoiceMail: Applies to Voicemail deposits and retrievals, diversion charges may still apply. 8. Included International Value: can be used for International Voice Calls, SMS, and MMS. The International Value excludes all other usage types including international roaming and data used while roaming. Any unused portion of the International Value expires at the
end of each bill cycle. Rates are based on International ‘yes’ calling rates. See optus.com.au/international for more details. International ‘yes’ rates apply for usage over the included International Value. 9. Additional Standard National SMS/MMS: Applicable for standard SMS and MMS sent and received within Australia.Excludes International SMS and MMS, Premium SMS and MMS, Group and Email SMS and MMS. 10. Additional Call and Text Value (Optus2AnyOne Value): If you exceed any of the included values, standard rates of your plan will apply. 11. International Value (BYO Option): can be used for international calls and international SMS made from Australia (includes calls to national fixed or GSM mobile services that then divert/ switch or re-route overseas). International ‘yes’ call rates apply. General: Optus Mobile Fair Go™ Policy applies to all unlimited offers and ‘yes’ for 5. Optus 3G (2100MHz) handset can provide access to 3G services in the Optus 3G coverage area. Requires
dual band (2100/900MHz) handset in Optus Dual Band coverage area. Outside these areas, service will fall back to our Optus GSM/GPRS network. For full coverage information, go to optus.com.au/coverage
BlackBerry® Internet Solution
The ‘Minimum Total Cost' is set out in the table below plus the cost of your Handset, if any. If you choose a 24 Month Plan, and your service is disconnected for any reason or you switch carriers within this payment period, you will be required to pay the remaining amount on your handset, if any, plus the applicable ‘Termination Fee'.
|Plan||Monthly Access Fee||Min. Total Cost – 24 months||Termination Fee – 24 month plan|
|BlackBerry® $79 Cap||$79||$1,896||$630|
|BlackBerry® Platinum Bolt On||$39.95||$958.80||$150|
|Plan||Min. Monthly Spend||Min. Total Cost – 24 months||Termination Fee – 24 month plan|
|BlackBerry® Executive Bolt On||$25.95||$622.80||$150|
BlackBerry® Executive and BlackBerry® Platinum Bolt On Plans : Either of these plans may be added to an existing Optus Rate Plan or can be used as Data only plans. If you choose one of these plans and you do not have a Voice Plan for the BlackBerry® service, you will automatically be charged the BlackBerry® default Voice Rate Plan charges if you make a voice call from your BlackBerry® device. Plans available as Month to Month or 24 Month Plans only. The BlackBerry® and RIM families of related marks, images and symbols are the exclusive properties of and trademarks or registered trademarks of Research In Motion Limited - used by permission. SmartShare: 1. Available to Small Business customers only. 2. Shares the minimum monthly spend between ‘yes' Business Smart, BlackBerry® Executive Bolt On, Mobile Data and Optus Wireless Connect services on the same customer account number. 3. Excludes all Cap plans. 4 . Only plans with Minimum monthly spend are eligible.
Text Messages (SMS): 1. Charged at 25c per message sent of up to 160 characters, per recipient. 2. International SMS charged at 35c per message sent of up to 160 characters, per recipient. 3. Message charges may be incurred for up to eight days from the original send date regardless of successful delivery or not. 4. SMS cannot be sent to MobileSat customers. Photo Message (MMS): 1 . National MMS is charged at 50c per message sent, per recipient. 2. International MMS charged at 75c per message sent, per recipient. 3. Optus Email MMS is charged at 50c per message sent (one message can be sent to multiple recipients). 4. Charges apply regardless of successful delivery or not. 5. If an MMS message is sent to a handset or network that is not Optus MMS enabled or compatible, the message recipient will be sent an SMS directing the customer to go to www.optus.com.au/zoo to view their message. You will still be charged for sending an MMS.
Optus Push to Talk (PTT): 1. To use PTT you must have an Optus compatible handset with the PTT service. 2. The PTT service in only available for use between customers on the Optus GSM network. 3. Message delivery success, message delivery time and call initiation time may be variable. 4. You will incur the daily fee in any 24 hour period, from 3am Sydney EST, that you initiate a PTT call on the service. You will be charged $0.95c per day. Optus Fair Go TM Policy applies up to 150 minutes per month. Optus 3G or 3G/HSDPA Service: Use of Optus 3G or 3G/HSDPA Service, including Video Calling are only available with compatible handsets and Optus 3Gor HSDPA SIM card within 3G or 3G/HSDPA Coverage area. If you or the other person on the video call moves out of the 3G or 3G/HSDPA coverage area, your video call will drop out and you will only have the option to call the person back with a voice call. 2. Optus' 3G network coverage is available in selected areas of Sydney, Melbourne , Geelong , Canberra , Brisbane and Gold Coast, central Adelaide and central Perth. For coverage details, including HSDPA coverage see www.optus.com.au/coverage. 3. Actual network speeds both upload and download may vary dependent on the type of device in use, location and the number of users accessing the network at any given time. Speeds refer to maximum download speeds. Upload speeds will be lower than download speeds. Diversions: charged at 5.5¢ per 30 seconds within Australia plus international call rates for overseas. Directory Assistance/1223: charged at 50¢ per call 124YES: charged at $1.10 per call plus the standard local call rates. Operator Assistance: charged public network rates plus an airtime surcharge of 11¢ per 30 seconds ( 7am-8pm , Mon-Sat) and 5.5¢ per 30 seconds other times. AutoRoam™: available to Optus Mobile Digital services. Must be arranged before going overseas and activation is subject to acceptance by Optus. Optus makes no warranty regarding the quality and availability of coverage or any services. It may take several months for roaming charges to appear on your mobile tax invoice.
For full product information please see www.optus.com.au/standardagreements
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