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2019-05-06 02:56 PM
New member - so please forgive the ignorance.
Purchased a Samsung Note 8 from Optus via a post-paid plan last year. Noted that the phone had dual SIM capability.
Travelled overseas and decided to utilise the dual SIM functionality.
Found that it has been disabled by Optus - does anyone know how this can be fixed (through Optus)?
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2019-05-07 05:58 PM
The Note 8 from Optus is single sim only.
I got mine as preorder and its definately nano sim x1 and then micro sd x1.
SM-N950F is the model from optus with single sim
SM-N950FD Is the dual sim model.
I have seen no documentation from Optus that their Note 8 was dual sim, do you have any?
2019-05-07 02:32 PM
Just cross-checked the model number - and you are correct. Single SIM option only.
Although chat with an Optus rep indicated that through eSIM functionality (yet to be launched) - it might be possible to have a dual SIM functionality. Unsure how this translates into something but something to mull about?
Frustrated - thought dual SIM would be the standard for phones now.
Thanks for the heads up!
2019-05-07 02:49 PM
Very few dual sims sold by telcos.
Huawei p30 from Optus is dual nano sim.
Iphone xs has esim + nano sim - and Optus supports it.