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Heading to the Royal Easter Show? Check out the Huawei Experiential Zones for the chance to win

Heading to the Royal Easter Show? Check out the Huawei Experiential Zones for the chance to win

Huawei launched a new outreach campaign across Sydney in early February aimed at building brand and product recognition. The campaign involved launching pop-up shop style ‘Experiential zones’ in a variety of Westfield Shopping Centres across Sydney where consumers could check out their phones and mobile products – the zones have been pretty successful and now they’re heading to the Royal[Read More…]

by 7:30 am on April 1, 2015 1 comment Events, Manufacturer, Phones
LG press event announced; here comes the G4

LG press event announced; here comes the G4

In a style matching last years LG G3 announcement, they have begun sending out “save the date” invites to press for a simultaneous event being held across multiple continents on the 28th and 29th of April; New York, London, Paris, Singapore, Istanbul and Seoul. Giving very little away as to what is in store the header for the invite says[Read More…]

by 2:58 pm on March 31, 2015 7 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones
Sony Xperia Z4 purportedly appears on GFXBench as well

Sony Xperia Z4 purportedly appears on GFXBench as well

It appears that someone is testing phones on GFXBench, with first the LG G4 apparently making an appearance this morning and now the upcoming Xperia Z4. The phone, which is listed with the model # E6553 has shown off hardware which some have suggested will be included in Sony’s next phone, the Xperia Z4. Hardware wise the phone looks pretty[Read More…]

by 9:30 am on March 31, 2015 6 comments Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours
Sony announces more details on global rollout of Lollipop to Sony Xperia devices

Sony announces more details on global rollout of Lollipop to Sony Xperia devices

Sony is in the midst of rolling out the Android 5.0 Lollipop update to their handsets. Of course being the latest, Sony is rolling it out to their Z3 series first off, they’ve announced details of the rollout previously but they’ve now announced some new updates via Twitter on the rollout. There’s two tweets in particular that are of interest,[Read More…]

by 9:00 am on March 31, 2015 14 comments Manufacturer, OS Update, Phones, Tablets
Considering updating from the Galaxy S5 to the Galaxy S6? Samsung offers this feature comparison

Considering updating from the Galaxy S5 to the Galaxy S6? Samsung offers this feature comparison

With the details on the Galaxy S6 now in the open, it’s time to decide if you’re going to update your phone. A two-year update cycle is generally what most Australians are on, but it’s becoming more common for people to look at new phones after just 12-months and that’s what Galaxy S5 owners are doing. Samsung understands and has[Read More…]

by 8:30 am on March 31, 2015 5 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Nvidia Shield Portable to get a follow-up according to Bluetooth and WiFi certification websites

Nvidia Shield Portable to get a follow-up according to Bluetooth and WiFi certification websites

Australia has been seriously lacking in availability when it comes to Nvidia’s Shield line of devices. Nvidia has previously spoken about bringing their products to Australia and a new Shield Portable console may be just the product to kick off the launch. New entries in both the Wi-Fi Alliance, and the Bluetooth Special Interest Group certification websites show that Nvidia[Read More…]

by 8:30 am on March 31, 2015 0 comments Accessories, Manufacturer
LG G4 shows up in GFXBench with a QHD display and Snapdragon 808 processor.

LG G4 shows up in GFXBench with a QHD display and Snapdragon 808 processor.

LG’s G4 handset is the next big name phone to launch, the leaks have been coming faster and faster, so by the time the phone launches, which is rumoured to be at the end of April, we should know all about it. Another tidbit of information has shown up today in the form of an entry for the phone on[Read More…]

by 7:30 am on March 31, 2015 3 comments Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours
How tough is the Galaxy S6 Edge? It seems to be indestructable according to this video

How tough is the Galaxy S6 Edge? It seems to be indestructable according to this video

The launch of the Galaxy S6 Edge with a metal frame brought a lot of cheers from Samsung fans, but gasps as Samsung followed that up with the announcement that the phone would have glass on the front and back. Users who’ve been stung by glass backed phones (Nexus 4, Sony phones and even Apple phones) in the past approached[Read More…]

by 8:34 pm on March 30, 2015 6 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Carrier pricing for Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

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…]

by 1:54 pm on March 30, 2015 10 comments Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones
Australian pricing for Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge revealed; ranges from $999 to $1449

Australian pricing for Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge revealed; ranges from $999 to $1449

Samsung’s announced Australian pricing and availability details for the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge today. Both phones will be available in 32, 64 and 128GB models, with retail pricing for the phones will range from AU $999 to $1449. The Galaxy S6 pricing matches the details we revealed last week. Samsung is making a big effort to make the[Read More…]

by 12:30 pm on March 30, 2015 28 comments Manufacturer, Phones