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Telstra Nexus 6 owners now receiving Android 5.1
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Telstra Nexus 6 owners now receiving Android 5.1

Good News Everyone! Telstra customers are receiving Android 5.1 on their Nexus 6. It may not sound like big news, but after the hiccups we had last year with the Nexus OTA updates on the Nexus 4 and 5, this is sure to bring a smile to everyones face. Mitchell kindly took the time to screenshot the update prompt and[Read More…]

in Carriers, OS Updates, Phones by at 2:44 pm on April 1, 2015
Telstra fights bill shock with their new plan for excess data charges
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Telstra fights bill shock with their new plan for excess data charges

Telstra is taking the fight to excess data charges in their latest change to data limits this week – introducing a new plan to allow mobile customers to automatically add data 1GB at a time when they reach the end of their allotted amount. Under the new scheme, which goes into effect on the 12th of May, customers will be[Read More…]

in Carriers, News by at 12:27 am on April 1, 2015
Boost Mobile makes further changes to its UNLTD plans
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Boost Mobile makes further changes to its UNLTD plans

Boost Mobile has announced new inclusions on all their UNLTD plans, set to come in to play right now. The main change is that the $40 UNLTD recharge sees its data inclusion restored to the 3GB level which it had until February of last year. A welcome bonus is the extra data which will be available each and every Sunday.[Read More…]

in Carriers, News by at 11:49 am on March 31, 2015
Carrier pricing for Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge
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Carrier pricing for Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

Samsung’s Australian launch of the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge is underway now in Sydney, and Australian carriers are revealing their pricing for the new handsets. Pre-orders will go online at 5pm this afternoon. The phones will be available for sale on April 10 in stores. Optus Optus is first out of the gates with their pricing. They’re offering[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones by at 1:54 pm on March 30, 2015
Telstra steps up with more data for new plans and a 6-month Presto subscription
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Telstra steps up with more data for new plans and a 6-month Presto subscription

After increasing their data limits on fixed broadband plans last week, Telstra is now turning their attention to their mobile plans, offering bonuses for customers on BYO and Casual plans – as well as offering a 6-month subscription to Foxtels streaming service Presto. The new data offerings come into effect on the 9th of April and cover new customers taking[Read More…]

in Carriers, News by at 12:01 am on March 30, 2015
Alcatel launches new smartphones, tablets and its smartwatch into the Australian market
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Alcatel launches new smartphones, tablets and its smartwatch into the Australian market

Alcatel OneTouch wants everyone to know that they’re back – though really, they never left. The company is embarking on a new chapter in its history, and is ready to start engaging with the media (that’s sites like us) to get news and information about their new products out. The company took to Play Bar in Sydney last week to[Read More…]

in Accessories, Carriers, Phones, Smartwatch, Tablets by at 1:53 pm on March 24, 2015
Amaysim brings new 4G plans using Optus’ 4G network
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Amaysim brings new 4G plans using Optus’ 4G network

Amaysim today launched new plans and pricing as it moves to use Optus’ 4G network, including its recent 700Mhz 4G Plus additions. It seems that the “Unlimited” parts of the new plan names refers to text messages, as each plan has different limits on data and voice calls. Data inclusion is quite generous compared to other prepaid and even on-contract[Read More…]

in Carriers, News by at 12:24 pm on March 24, 2015
Telstra announces new connectivity arrangement with Etihad stadium to supply WiFi and IPTV services
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Telstra announces new connectivity arrangement with Etihad stadium to supply WiFi and IPTV services

Telstra has today announced a new development in their multi-million dollar, five year deal with Etihad stadium, announcing they will be supplying IPTV services, as well as Wi-Fi in the stadium. AFL fans will of course be the big winners here, with Etihad stadium a major host to AFL games. Telstra and Etihad are calling the IPTV and WiFi service[Read More…]

in Carriers, Other by at 11:39 am on March 19, 2015
HTC One M9 pre-orders are now live for Australian carriers and retailers
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HTC One M9 pre-orders are now live for Australian carriers and retailers

At last night’s Australian launch of the HTC One M9, it was revealed that the phone will hit Australian shelves on March 24. That’s less than a week away, so it’s pre-order time! With the high-end phone hitting a similarly high-end RRP of $1099, the One M9 might be a good candidate for re-contracting with your carrier. There are also[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones by at 10:00 am on March 18, 2015
HTC One M9: Australian availability
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HTC One M9: Australian availability

At their Australian launch event in Sydney, HTC has again shown off their latest high-end flagship the HTC One M9. They’ve shown off the features and spoken of the bespoke design, and of course talked about availability. The good news for everyone is that the HTC One M9 will be available from all three major carriers, with Telstra, Vodafone and[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 7:31 pm on March 17, 2015