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Samsung launches the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge in Barcelona

Samsung launches the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge in Barcelona

Samsung has launched its vision of “what’s next” at Mobile World Congress, setting the tech world buzzing once again. The latest evolution of the Galaxy S line, the Galaxy S6, will arrive in April in two variants – the Galaxy S6 itself, and a dual edge-display variant, the Galaxy S6 Edge. The company has made a number of significant changes[Read More…]

by 7:08 am on March 2, 2015 2 comments Manufacturer, Phones
HTC One M9 – Australian hands-on report

HTC One M9 – Australian hands-on report

HTC has just announced the HTC One M9, the next generation of the HTC One Series, at the beautiful Sant Jordi Club just south of Barcelona, kicking off Mobile World Congress 2015. We’ve spent some time with the HTC One M9 around Barcelona – check it out Design The HTC One M9 (note the lack of brackets this year) is[Read More…]

by 2:45 am on March 2, 2015 1 comment Manufacturer, Phones
Huawei Announces the MediaPad X2 – an ultra-octa 64 bit LTE Cat6 4G Phablet

Huawei Announces the MediaPad X2 – an ultra-octa 64 bit LTE Cat6 4G Phablet

Mobile World Congress is underway, and Huawei was the first to announce its new goodies today. Curiously though, the new MediaPad table – the MediaPad X2 – wasn’t anywhere to be seen in their press conference. The MediaPad X2 isn’t just a tablet, its also a phone (of course), and it’s the world’s first (wait for it) ultra-octa 64 bit[Read More…]

by 1:12 am on March 2, 2015 0 comments News, Phones, Tablets
Sony’s Xperia M4 “Aqua” poses for the camera

Sony’s Xperia M4 “Aqua” poses for the camera

Just days before Mobile World Congress 2015 kicks off, Sony’s rumoured to be bringing a new device out in the form of the Xperia M4 “Aqua”. XperiaBlog and Digi-Wo have been leaking both red (or pink, if you believe Digi-Wo) and white variants for a couple of days now, with today’s white leak giving us a look at the phone’s[Read More…]

by 10:55 pm on March 1, 2015 0 comments Manufacturer, Phones
HTC One M9 sneaks out by the pool, ahead of launch in Barcelona

HTC One M9 sneaks out by the pool, ahead of launch in Barcelona

It just seems that despite the best endeavours of handset manufacturers to keep things under wraps until a launch is announced, it never really works. We’ve seen careless leaks in the past where people have left new phones in bars, and with the HTC One M9 especially, we saw some sample photos come from HTC’s lab in Taiwan, and like[Read More…]

by 6:54 am on March 1, 2015 17 comments News, Phones, Rumours
ZTE Australia launches new mobile products website, along with new devices & sponsorship deal

ZTE Australia launches new mobile products website, along with new devices & sponsorship deal

Since the official launch of the ZTE brand in Australia last year, ZTE has been working to build their name in the hotly contested Australian mobile market. With a strong presence in the international market, the company has made some moves recently to differentiate themselves in the market place and has launched a new website to help show off their[Read More…]

by and 6:37 pm on February 28, 2015 0 comments Carriers, Manufacturer, News, Phones
Could this be the biggest Galaxy S6 leak yet? Probably.

Could this be the biggest Galaxy S6 leak yet? Probably.

We’ve seen so many Samsung leaks that we’re getting a little tired of them, but when these slipped across our desk, we had to say they caught our attention. These look to be the most comprehensive, authentic leaked photos of the Galaxy S6 yet, and while there’s a few watermarks on the images, you can still get a great look[Read More…]

by 2:05 pm on February 28, 2015 9 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones, Rumours
Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge appear in Sprint advertising leak

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge appear in Sprint advertising leak

It’s basically confirmed now, and short of hearing it from Samsung’s mouth (which we expect to in a few days), the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge will be unveiled at MWC 2015 in Barcelona. The phones look as shown above, and besides a few specs and key information on availability and pricing, there’s not much more you need to[Read More…]

by 9:14 pm on February 27, 2015 0 comments News, Phones, Rumours
Vodafone adds the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime 4G to its prepaid offerings

Vodafone adds the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime 4G to its prepaid offerings

Vodafone has quietly added a new budget 4G device to its prepaid service with the Samsung Galaxy Core Prime 4G for $249. The Samsung Galaxy Core Prime 4G is a pretty descent offering for a lower spec prepaid smartphone. The full list of specs include: 4.5″ WVGA TFT display (800 x 480) 1.2GHz Quad Core Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 processor Adreno[Read More…]

by 8:20 pm on February 26, 2015 1 comment Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones
Sony’s Xperia Z3 is now available in “Soft Purple”

Sony’s Xperia Z3 is now available in “Soft Purple”

Sony’s late-2014 flagship – the well-regarded Xperia Z3 – now comes in a new “Soft Purple” colour in Australia, finally completing the traditional Sony black/white/purple colour triumvirate. The new colour is now available alongside the phone’s other colour options (Silver, Green and Copper) which have been available since launch on Sony’s Australian store. It’ll set you back a not-so-soft $849,[Read More…]

by 1:58 pm on February 26, 2015 2 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones