Competition

Sony Xperia Z3 and PlayStation 4 competition winners announced

Sony Xperia Z3 and PlayStation 4 competition winners announced

We apologise for the slight delay in drawing this competition, but we had a mountain of eligible entries, and it took time for our Christmas-frazzled brains to get through all the entries and work out which ones we thought were the best. First of all, I’d like to announce the runner-up prize winners, each of whom has won a Sony[Read More…]

by 11:59 am on December 23, 2014 3 comments Competition, News
Alldock Giveaway: Winner Announced

Alldock Giveaway: Winner Announced

Congratulations to Sachin D who has won the Alldock charging station that we’re thrilled to be giving away thanks to Dittrich Design. In our mini review we asked you to “Make it clever, make it funny or make it a sob story… The choice is yours, but the best comment (as judged by the Ausdroid team) will win this great[Read More…]

by 4:46 pm on December 22, 2014 3 comments Competition, Giveaway, Manufacturer, News
Sony Playstation 4 and Xperia Z3 Competition: Update

Sony Playstation 4 and Xperia Z3 Competition: Update

Hello everyone! What an amazing response we’ve had to the Sony PS4 and Xperia Z3 competition! The competition has now closed, with almost 900 entries received. We now have ahead of us the mammoth task of choosing a winner, which we’ll endeavour to do this afternoon, or by tomorrow at the latest. However there is some sad news. Unfortunately, not[Read More…]

by 1:42 pm on December 21, 2014 19 comments Competition, News
Exclusive: Win a PlayStation 4, an Xperia Z3 and a Game Cave from Ausdroid and Sony Mobile!

Exclusive: Win a PlayStation 4, an Xperia Z3 and a Game Cave from Ausdroid and Sony Mobile!

Looking for an extra present to put under the Christmas tree this year? Maybe you’re after a present just for yourself? We’ve got just the thing for you! Thanks to our friends at Sony Mobile, one lucky Ausdroid reader will win a PlayStation 4, an Xperia Z3, a Dual Shock Controller Mount and a custom-made Game Cave tent in which[Read More…]

by 12:00 pm on December 17, 2014 16 comments Competition, Exclusive
Nexus Player winner is Ross Prentice

Nexus Player winner is Ross Prentice

Though we’ve been delayed by a day in getting this raffle drawn, it’s now time to announce the winner of our Nexus Player raffle held over the last couple of weeks. In total, we had 558 entries in the raffle, and at $2 each, that has brought in $1,116 to the Ausdroid Community Foundation. These funds will be used to[Read More…]

by 2:27 pm on December 16, 2014 4 comments Competition, News
Ausdroid Nexus Player raffle to be drawn tomorrow morning

Ausdroid Nexus Player raffle to be drawn tomorrow morning

Good evening everyone. This is just a brief note about the Nexus Player Raffle which was to be drawn today. Owing to rather unexpected events today in Sydney and the impact on my work, I wasn’t able to draw the raffle today as planned. This will happen first thing tomorrow morning instead and the winner will be notified, before the[Read More…]

by 10:45 pm on December 15, 2014 2 comments Competition, News
Android 5.0 Tour: Setting up a new device, in pictures

Android 5.0 Tour: Setting up a new device, in pictures

Android’s new device setup process has long been in need of a visual overhaul to make it friendlier and less daunting for non-technical users. Since the day of Ice Cream Sandwich, we’ve had a dark skin in line with the Holo theme of the time that, while straightforward, wasn’t particularly inviting. This has changed with Lollipop. While the setup process[Read More…]

by 4:35 pm on October 18, 2014 4 comments Competition, Google Play, OS Update
Winners of the OnePlus One invite giveaway announced

Winners of the OnePlus One invite giveaway announced

Folks, it’s time to make an announcement. We’ve run the competition to win one of three OnePlus One invites over the last week, and the response has been astounding. Over 1000 entries were received, and our random number generator has been working overtime to find three winners! After confirming this afternoon that the three winners are indeed eligible to win[Read More…]

by and 5:15 pm on July 15, 2014 5 comments Competition, News
Win tickets to see the Wallabies play in Sydney and two Galaxy S5s thanks to Samsung

Win tickets to see the Wallabies play in Sydney and two Galaxy S5s thanks to Samsung

Want to go to Sydney and watch the Wallabies take on France Rugby Test in Sydney, on the 21st of June, with a friend complete with a couple of new Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphones? Just tell Samsung what Izzy did next. The concept for the competition, is simple. Watch this new commercial from Samsung which shows Israel Falou being shut[Read More…]

by 1:44 pm on June 10, 2014 0 comments Competition, Manufacturer
Win an LG G Flex in Optus’ #PhoneTrap competition

Win an LG G Flex in Optus’ #PhoneTrap competition

If you’re in the mood for a bit of fun, and want to win a cool prize, then check out Optus’ new PhoneTrap competition. Optus have partnered up with LG to give away an LG G Flex – the world’s first curved, flexible phone. To win, you’ll need to upload a picture of yourself or a friend/family member ‘trapped in[Read More…]

by 10:45 am on June 4, 2014 0 comments Competition