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Asus announces new Zenfones including the hybrid camera Zenfone Zoom at IFA
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Asus announces new Zenfones including the hybrid camera Zenfone Zoom at IFA

Asus has expanded its Zenfone 2 lineup at IFA, announcing 5 new models with something for everyone with an obvious focus on fashion and design. Asus wants users to express their style, and the Zenfone 2 Deluxe features a new crystal like back cover in white and blue that should allow you to do just that. The Zenfone Max presents[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 11:22 pm on September 2, 2015
Canyon brings Android Wear onboard your bike
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Canyon brings Android Wear onboard your bike

In collaboration with Sony, the award winning pushbike manufacturer Canyon have released a brand new bike computer based on Android Wear. A “normal” bike computer tracks very simple information such as distance covered, elevation gain/drop, road speed and path tracking then needing users to hook up to a computer to analyse their data on return home. The Canyon (being driven[Read More…]

in Android Wear, Manufacturer, News by at 2:21 pm on September 1, 2015
Samsung’s Tizen powered Gear S2 line-up officially announced.
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Samsung’s Tizen powered Gear S2 line-up officially announced.

Following our previous trawl through the FCC database Samsung have today officially announced two variants of the Tizen-powered Gear S2 smart watch, the Gear S2 and Gear S2 Classic. The Gear S2 is described as having a “minimal and modern design” whilst the Gear S2 Classic is targeted at those who “prefer a more timeless watch design”. From their press shots[Read More…]

in News, Smartwatch by at 11:13 am on September 1, 2015
Moto 360 (2nd Gen) coming in a Sports version
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Moto 360 (2nd Gen) coming in a Sports version

Over the past few weeks we have seen many leaks of the 2015 version of the Moto 360 Android Wear smartwatch. Today, courtesy of new prolific leaker, @Upleaks, there is evidence of a sports version of the new Motorola smartwatch. In what appear to be official renders from Motorola, the different variations of the Moto 360 (2nd Gen) are shown,[Read More…]

in Android Wear, News by at 11:00 am on September 1, 2015
Good Deal: Optus ZTE Fit 4G Smart for $49.50 from Woolies tomorrow

Good Deal: Optus ZTE Fit 4G Smart for $49.50 from Woolies tomorrow

In its latest catalogue, Woolworths is selling the Optus ZTE Fit 4G Smart pre-paid mobile handset for $49.50, representing a saving of about $40. We’ve previously reviewed the Optus ZTE Fit 4G Smart phone, and for the price, it’s not too bad, considering that it includes 4G across Optus’ network (including LTE 700 MHz) in a phone under $100. In case[Read More…]

in Bargains, News, Phones by at 10:30 am on September 1, 2015
Coles has some Fathers day Android goodies on sale Wednesday
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Coles has some Fathers day Android goodies on sale Wednesday

Coles has some Android goodies coming up for Fathers day, including two mobile phones with bonus gift cards and a 3G tablet, which go on sale tomorrow, Wednesday 2 September. To start off we will have a look at the mobile handsets Coles are offering. Samsung Galaxy Trend Plus First up, we have the Telstra Samsung Galaxy Trend Plus has been[Read More…]

in News, Phones, Tablets by at 10:00 am on September 1, 2015
Update – ZTE adds two new Android phones to its Australian website
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Update – ZTE adds two new Android phones to its Australian website

ZTE has added a couple of new devices to its line up in Australia, growing its presence in the market with one handset headed for Telstra, and the other likely to sell directly via JB HiFi. The two new phones are the Telstra Tough Max (ZTE T84), a follow-up to the tough handset Telstra sold last year named Dave, and the[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 9:30 am on September 1, 2015
Sony Mobile Australia finally launches the Xperia Z4 tablet.. and it may be worth the wait!
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Sony Mobile Australia finally launches the Xperia Z4 tablet.. and it may be worth the wait!

Sony Mobile Australia has finally brought the Xperia Z4 Tablet to Australia, and we’re glad it’s here. Announced earlier this year at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, it’s been a long journey for the Z4 Tablet, and when we received a review unit last week, we knew an Australian launch couldn’t be too far away, and now it’s here. Sony’s[Read More…]

in News, Tablets by at 9:17 am on September 1, 2015
Focal Spirit One S Headphones — Hands on
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Focal Spirit One S Headphones — Hands on

Unless you’re really into audio hardware, Focal is a name that quite possibly may have escaped your attention. Don’t be fooled though, they’re no new player in the field of audio; in fact they’ve been producing pretty much anything you can think of in the consumer audio realm for around 30 years now. Home Cinema, Car Audio, Multimedia, Wireless Audio,[Read More…]

in Accessories, Manufacturer, News by at 12:33 pm on August 31, 2015
Sony Xperia Z5 shown off in 3-minute Video
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Sony Xperia Z5 shown off in 3-minute Video

The Sony Xperia Z5 family might just win the “Most Leaked Device Of The Year” award for 2015. Following weeks of leaks, a new video from a French tech website shows the Xperia Z5 from every conceivable angle. Unfortunately, my French stopped at “Parlez-vous français” – do you speak French- so at present we have not been able to translate[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones, Rumours by at 9:18 am on August 31, 2015