Accessories

Striiv Fusion Activity and Sleep Tracker now available in Australia for $149

Striiv Fusion Activity and Sleep Tracker now available in Australia for $149

We kind of like activity trackers here at Ausdroid, we’ve tested out quite a few and have another couple to test. Much of the activity tracking we’re doing is on Android Wear, but that’s not the only game in town. The makers of the Striiv fitness trackers have today announced that the Striiv Fusion will be available from today for[Read More…]

by 11:59 am on November 17, 2014 0 comments Accessories
SmartBand Talk (SWR-30) from Sony Australia now available to order

SmartBand Talk (SWR-30) from Sony Australia now available to order

The Sony Smartwatch 3 wasn’t the only wearable that Sony announced at IFA back in September, they also introduced an updated version of their life-logging fitness band – the Sony SmartBand Talk, offering updated capabilities including a curved 1.4″ e-paper display, as well as microphone and speaker to allow you to make and receive calls. Sony Australia has now made[Read More…]

by 10:23 am on November 16, 2014 0 comments Accessories, Manufacturer
Parrot Flower Power wireless sensor now available for Andorid

Parrot Flower Power wireless sensor now available for Andorid

Thumb a little black? You may need a little technological help to keep those plants alive and Parrot is here to help. After launching their wireless sensor ‘Flower Power’ for iOS earlier this year, Parrot has today announced that the botanical monitoring solution is now compatible with Android. The Flower Power wireless sensor is designed to help you care for[Read More…]

by 11:36 am on November 13, 2014 0 comments Accessories, Apps
Charging Dock for Samsung Gear Live now on Google Play Store but like most hardware at the moment, you can’t order it

Charging Dock for Samsung Gear Live now on Google Play Store but like most hardware at the moment, you can’t order it

It’s been a good few days for new hardware being added to the Australian Google Play store – but the vast majority of it is at this stage, not available for order. You can now add the spare Charging Dock for the Samsung Gear Live to the list, with a place-holder page now live. The dock shows up as a[Read More…]

by 9:58 pm on November 8, 2014 0 comments Accessories, Android Wear
Nexus 6 accessories appear in Google Play – not available to order yet

Nexus 6 accessories appear in Google Play – not available to order yet

Google has listed the Nexus 6 on Google Play this morning, albeit listed as ‘Coming Soon’, at the same time, they’ve also listed a couple of accessories, which are also listed ‘Coming Soon’. The two accessories listed are the Nexus 6 Naked Tough Case and the Stand Folio Case for Nexus. The Nexus 6 Naked Tough Case is priced at[Read More…]

by 6:24 am on November 7, 2014 3 comments Accessories, Google Play
Parrot’s Zik 2.0 headphones launch in Australia next week for $499

Parrot’s Zik 2.0 headphones launch in Australia next week for $499

Parrot, makers of the AR Drone, Mini Drones and car stereos has brought a long-awaited update to its Zik headphones. Zik 2.0 (the company does like its decimal point version numbers) will come in a variety of colours and be available for purchase from Myer, Apple and other retailers next week. The asking price for the new Ziks is the[Read More…]

by 12:01 am on November 7, 2014 1 comment Accessories
Samsung Australia lists Galaxy Note 4 accessories – Charging cover, S Pens, Batteries and more

Samsung Australia lists Galaxy Note 4 accessories – Charging cover, S Pens, Batteries and more

With the release today of the Galaxy Note 4, Samsung has released a variety of accessories on their website for you to purchase. With the Galaxy Note 4 one of the most popular handsets on the market, you will of course find a number of these accessories spreading out to retailers and carriers over the next few weeks. Only the[Read More…]

by 9:17 pm on November 5, 2014 1 comment Accessories, Manufacturer
Dick Smith brings the Pebble Steel to retail in Australia

Dick Smith brings the Pebble Steel to retail in Australia

After a long run as the exclusive Australian retail supplier of one of the best known smartwatches on the market – the Pebble, Dick Smith will begin selling the Pebble Steel in Australia on the 28th of October. Shown off in their latest catalogue, the Pebble Steel – available in Matte Black only – is also showing on the Dick[Read More…]

by 7:00 am on October 28, 2014 2 comments Accessories
HTC Nexus 9 Keyboard Folio and Magic Cover go up for pre-order on Amazon – shipping to Australia

HTC Nexus 9 Keyboard Folio and Magic Cover go up for pre-order on Amazon – shipping to Australia

Google has never been great at getting accessories for Nexus devices to Australia, their usual turn around varies from between a couple of months and never. It’s been a particular bug bear of ours for about as long as they’ve been selling Nexus devices in Australia. It’s not changed this time around with no sign of the Nexus 9 Keyboard[Read More…]

by 8:55 am on October 22, 2014 9 comments Accessories
Bose Soundlink Bluetooth on-ear headphones — Review

Bose Soundlink Bluetooth on-ear headphones — Review

For someone who really enjoys music and a good quality set of headphones, I’ve been like a kid in a candy store of late with the Bose Soundlink Bluetooth on ear headphone being the second set of Bose headphones I’ve reviewed in a very short time. The first was the Quiet Comfort 25 – a high end set of Noise[Read More…]

by 8:34 am on October 21, 2014 8 comments Accessories, Manufacturer, News, Reviews