Optimum Email Setup for Android

On this page, you will find Optimum email setup for Android. If you want to have email setup on your Android phone, then just follow the below steps to send and receive Optimum.net mail on your Android phone. Besides an overview of basic IMAP, SMTP, and POP3 server Optimum email settings, This mail setup step may vary by model but mostly works for all Android devices.

Optimum.net Android Setup Procedure

In the below step-by-step process, you will be able to setup your Optimum.net email on any Android version on your phone. This Optimum setup process may vary by Android version, but it mostly works on all Android devices.

  1. Open Gmail App
    Open an email or Gmail app from your Android app list.
  2. Add Account
    If you already have other email accounts in this app, go to the menu from the top 3 lines and tap settings. Click Add Account to add your Optimum mail settings.
  3. Enter Email
    Select the other last option on the Set up email page, then enter your Optimum.net full email address and click the Manual Setup button located at the bottom.
  4. Select Protocol
    Select the Personal (IMAP) account from the list and enter your Optimum email password.
  5. Add Incoming Server Settings Detail
    Username: Your Optimum email address is your username
    Password: Your account password
    IMAP server: mail.optimum.net
    Security type: Yes
    Port: 993
    Click Next Button
  6. Add Outgoing Server Settings Detail
    Username: Your Optimum email address is your username
    Password: Your account password
    SMTP server: mail.optimum.net
    Port: 465
    Security type: Yes
    Click Next Button
  7. Optimum Account Options
    Choose an email check frequency (preferably every 15 minutes) or Leave it as is and press the next button.
  8. Optimum Account Name
    Give your Optimum account name and your name, but this is an optional setting. Press Done.
  9. Done
    Congratulations, Now you can send and receive Optimum.net email on your Android device.