Optus X Play: Plans | Pricing | Specs

Optus X Play

Optus X Play
  • Display

    4 inches

  • Storage


  • Battery size

    1,500 mAh

Buy at Target

The 3G-only Optus X Play provides basic smartphone functionality at a budget price point.

The Optus X Play foregoes fancy features and cutting-edge power in favour of a simple, stripped-back design that delivers basic smartphone functionality at an attractive price point. This makes it well-suited to first-time phone users and those who only need a device for making and receiving calls and texts.


  • A basic but functional design that serves its purpose.
  • No 4G connectivity means Internet speeds are on the slow side.


  • 2MP camera is sufficient for very basic photography, though not much more.


  • Low-power hardware should handle basic tasks, albeit at its own pace.
  • 512MB of RAM does not lend itself well to smooth multi-tasking.


  • Up to eight hours of talk time or up to 530 hours on standby, according to Optus.

Pricing and availability

Optus X Play

Bringing the smartphone back to basics

The Optus X Play is an affordable and accessible smartphone for folks who don't need all the bells and whistles.


  • You can buy the Optus X Play for $59 from Optus directly or through retailers like Target, Big W and Officeworks.

Optus X Play specs



Physical dimensions


Power, storage and battery

Device features

Display size 4 inches
Pixels per inch (PPI) 233
Rear camera megapixels 2MP
Rear camera aperture size N/A
Video recording 1080p
Front camera megapixels 0.3MP
Front camera aperture size N/A
Dimensions 121.3mm x 64.4mm x 9.7mm
Weight 110g
Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n
Network category speed N/A
Processor MT6580M
Operating system Android 6
Internal storage


External storage support Up to 32GB
Battery capacity 1,500mAh
Headphone jack Yes
Fingerprint sensor No
Water resistance N/A
Wireless charging No

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