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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
ZTE adds two new Android phones to its Australian website
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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
A new Nexus 5 2015 rumor claims to confirm previously leaked specs
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A new Nexus 5 2015 rumor claims to confirm previously leaked specs

Following on from a stream of previous leaks Android Police are reporting on information received from a ‘reliable source’ – AP have a good reputation for quality information – that detail many of the rumoured specifications for the Nexus 5 2015. Google is rumoured to be working on two Nexus phones for this year the 5″ manufactured by LG and[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours by at 7:37 am on September 1, 2015
HTC launches their 4G enabled Desire 520 on Optus Pre-Paid
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HTC launches their 4G enabled Desire 520 on Optus Pre-Paid

Announced for other markets back in July, the HTC Desire 520 has today launched on the Optus Pre-Paid range for $199 bringing with it 4G speeds and HTC’s distinctive Desire design flare. The phone contains a 4G modem designed for the Optus 4G Plus network, making the phone ‘the perfect entry level mobile media device’ says Ben Hodgson, Country Manager[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones by at 1:22 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
Huawei P8 — Review
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Huawei P8 — Review

Huawei’s journey from low-end entry level manufacturer to the third largest shipper of mobile phones in the world has been a gradual one. The adoption and spread of the Huawei brand has been slow, though has been speeding up over the last few years, with their business well established in the lower end, ‘cheap’ smartphone market. But in the last[Read More…]

in Phones, Reviews by at 8:00 am on August 31, 2015
Blackberry Venice portrait slider shows up in the wild
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Blackberry Venice portrait slider shows up in the wild

BlackBerry’s apparent hero Android device codenamed Venice has been leaking rather heavily of late, from renders and information on US carrier support and now we have pics of the phone in the wild. The phone has shown up in Vietnam, where website Tinthe has described the size of the unit as ‘a handset quite thick and large’, which seems to[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, Phones by at 9:05 pm on August 29, 2015
No Harvey Norman is not trying to sell you a Samsung Galaxy S for $399
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No Harvey Norman is not trying to sell you a Samsung Galaxy S for $399

When it launched in 2010, the Samsung Galaxy S was a big hit for Samsung and converted a number of users to Android. It changed a lot in the industry and if you were offered one for $399 at the time, it would be a bargain, 5 years later not so much. So, when someone posted a link to the[Read More…]

in Phones by at 4:54 pm on August 28, 2015
Pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ or Galaxy Note 5 from Samsung and get a free wireless charger
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Pre-order the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge+ or Galaxy Note 5 from Samsung and get a free wireless charger

With the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 and Galaxy S6 Edge+ going on-sale in Australia on September 4th, there’s a lot of places to pre-order. Samsung wants to give you a bonus for purchasing the phone through them and you’ll be able to nab youself one of those nifty fast-charging wireless chargers if you order before tomorrow. The wireless charging pad[Read More…]

in Accessories, Manufacturer, Phones by at 10:07 am on August 28, 2015