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Further images leak of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 5 & Galaxy S6 Edge+

Further images leak of the upcoming Samsung Galaxy Note 5 & Galaxy S6 Edge+

We know that Samsung is holding their annual Unpacked event a bit early this year, on August 13 in New York, and for some, the date can’t get here fast enough. Our favourite leaker, Evan Blass has tweeted possible press renders of the upcoming Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ which are expected to launch at the event. Just[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 4:00 pm on August 1, 2015
Nvidia Recalling 88,000 Shield Tablets
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Nvidia Recalling 88,000 Shield Tablets

Last year Nvidia released a tablet that many of us here in Australia would have love to have purchased but most didn’t. It was an 8 inch tablet with some amazing specifications, definitely a handy successors to our 2013 Nexus 7’s. Unfortunately it failed to materialise in any kind of release in Australia forcing many to go off-shore to source[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Other, Tablets by at 10:15 am on August 1, 2015
Razer gives a better idea on when the Forge Android TV console will arrive here & what’s happening with Ouya

Razer gives a better idea on when the Forge Android TV console will arrive here & what’s happening with Ouya

American peripheral manufacturer Razer, who recently purchased ailing Android game console manufacturer Ouya, has just run an ‘AMA’ on their forums. As well as answering a few key questions about the transition for Ouya, Razer CEO Min-Liang Tan also gave us a clearer answer about when we may see the Razer Forge in Australia. Launched in the US on the[Read More…]

in Android TV, Manufacturer by at 9:15 pm on July 31, 2015
You may have a long wait for an invite to purchase the OnePlus 2 – the queue is now over a million
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You may have a long wait for an invite to purchase the OnePlus 2 – the queue is now over a million

Tuesday’s virtual launch of the OnePlus 2 was a mixed bag, with some absolutely enthralled by the phone and buying into the #Hype, while other’s have seemingly called OnePlus’ ‘2016 FlagShip Killer’ tagline bluff. If you’re on the Hype train however, we hope you reserved your invite early, because the queue has now reached a million strong. OnePlus has posted[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones by at 8:54 pm on July 31, 2015
Motorola Moto E Gen 2 — Review
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Motorola Moto E Gen 2 — Review

The release of a Motorola Moto series handset has become a big event whenever it happens. Though we waited for four months to finally get the Moto E Gen 2 in Australia, our previous history with the previous Moto E gives us cause to be quite interested in their latest effort. The pricing on the new Moto E was the[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones, Reviews by at 6:35 pm on July 31, 2015
Huawei overtakes Microsoft to be the 3rd largest mobile phone vendor globally
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Huawei overtakes Microsoft to be the 3rd largest mobile phone vendor globally

Market research and analytics firm Strategy Analytics has released their quarterly analysis of global mobile handset shipments showing Huawei has overtaken Microsoft’s handset division to become the third largest supplier of mobile phones worldwide. Huawei increased their market share to an all-time high of 7%, up from 4.8%  in the same quarter last year. The Chinese OEM has been expanding both their product range[Read More…]

in Manufacturer by at 11:38 am on July 31, 2015
Samsung SE370 Monitor with wireless charging coming to Australia
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Samsung SE370 Monitor with wireless charging coming to Australia

Samsung are market leaders in a number of areas; innovation being one of them. On Tuesday we posted about the SE370 PC Monitor with Wireless Charging integrated in the base. On the back of this announcement we contacted Samsung in Australia to confirm if the monitors would be available in Australia and have received the following confirmation: Samsung Electronics Australia[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News by at 8:45 am on July 31, 2015
Purported cases for the LG Nexus show up, with a familiar looking design
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Purported cases for the LG Nexus show up, with a familiar looking design

The recent leak of the outline of what is claimed to be the LG Nexus certainly garnered a lot of discussion. This evening a piece of corroborating ‘evidence’ has surfaced which shows the same design, re-igniting the discussion of exactly what we’ll see from an LG Nexus phone. The new evidence comes in the form of cases for the rumoured[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours by at 10:35 pm on July 30, 2015
Samsung’s new monitors have built in wireless charging
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Samsung’s new monitors have built in wireless charging

Here we go, the next wave in connected home/office and mobile lifestyle is here. Samsung has introduced the SE370 monitor, which is a Full HD screen, available in 23.6 and 27 inches that has Qi (Wireless Power Consortium Standard) built into the stand of the monitor. For anyone with a Qi compatible device – phone or tablet – this is[Read More…]

in Accessories, Manufacturer, News by at 10:51 am on July 29, 2015
Motorola’s Moto X Play is launching in 55 countries in August
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Motorola’s Moto X Play is launching in 55 countries in August

At their global event across London, New York and Sao Paulo Brazil Motorola has launched two models of their Moto X, bringing more choice to their already highly customisable Moto X line with the Moto X Style and Moto X Play. The Moto X Play is aimed at addressing the three major concerns of smartphone customers, taking aim at :[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 12:35 am on July 29, 2015