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LG shows the process behind creating the luxurious leather backs on the G4

LG shows the process behind creating the luxurious leather backs on the G4

LG has previously spoken about the lengthy process that goes into making the opulent, vegetable tanned leather rear shells for the G4, a process which takes up to 12 weeks to create each one. Now LG has released a new video which shows the process from a piece of cow hide, through the intricate inspection process that weeds out all[Read More…]

in Phones by at 9:55 pm on May 23, 2015
New Samsung Galaxy J5 and J7 images and specifications revealed by Tenaa

New Samsung Galaxy J5 and J7 images and specifications revealed by Tenaa

SamMobile reported a little while ago that Samsung as looking at expanding its Galaxy J line of smartphones and overnight it seems the China Industry and Information Technology unit, TENAA, has published specifications and images of the Galaxy J5 and J7. The certification body confirms the previous rumours that Samsung is gearing up to launch the two mobiles as it[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 12:22 pm on May 23, 2015
Samsung teases upcoming Iron Man themed Galaxy S6 Edge handset – coming next week

Samsung teases upcoming Iron Man themed Galaxy S6 Edge handset – coming next week

The concept of an Iron Man themed Galaxy S6 Edge handset has been garnering a lot of positive attention around here. The standard handset is performing quite well after the latest software update, so a ruby red and gold Iron Man themed handset would seemingly go down a treat from all angles, and from the latest tease from Samsung on[Read More…]

in Phones by at 10:30 am on May 23, 2015
Telstra branded Samsung Galaxy S5 handsets to begin receiving Lollipop update on 1st of June
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Telstra branded Samsung Galaxy S5 handsets to begin receiving Lollipop update on 1st of June

Samsung’s previous flagship, the Galaxy S5 will begin receiving Lollipop on the 1st of June, at least those handsets with Telstra branded firmware. The latest entry on the Telstra Crowd Support forum has listed the software update from Android 4.4.2 to Android 5.0 is due to be approved on the 25th of May, with deployment to begin on the 1st[Read More…]

in OS Updates, Phones by at 1:21 pm on May 22, 2015
32GB Galaxy S6 from Kogan available from just $749
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32GB Galaxy S6 from Kogan available from just $749

If you’re in the market for a Samsung Galaxy S6, then Kogan has a special you’ll want to check out, offering the 32GB Galaxy S6 in Gold, White or Black for just $749 + Delivery. The catch is obviously that the stock is most likely a grey import from outside Australia, so updates may come quickly or slowly depending on[Read More…]

in Phones by at 12:24 pm on May 21, 2015
Griffin releases strong protective cases for Samsung Galaxy S6

Griffin releases strong protective cases for Samsung Galaxy S6

Griffin are well known for their protective cases for popular handsets, and their new range for Samsung’s Galaxy S6 continues that productive partnership. While the Galaxy S6 is a beautiful handset with stunning design, one thing that it isn’t is especially resistant to the realities of modern life, and that’s where some premium protection comes in. Griffin Technology’s country manager for Australia,[Read More…]

in Accessories, Phones by at 11:22 am on May 21, 2015
GeekBench entry is possibly the OnePlus Two
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GeekBench entry is possibly the OnePlus Two

OnePlus is working on a new phone, their CEO Pete Lau has already confirmed this, as well as likely pricing and the processor the phone will use. Now an entry in benchmarking site GeekBench may point towards some more specs on the phone. Appearing under the model number OnePlus ONE A2001, an update on the A1001 which the OnePlus One[Read More…]

in Phones by at 11:14 am on May 21, 2015
Oppo launches the R7 and R7 Plus in China – coming to Australia soon
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Oppo launches the R7 and R7 Plus in China – coming to Australia soon

Oppo have held a launch event in Beijing, unveiling the latest in their R-series phones the Oppo R7 and R7 Plus. The Oppo R7 and R7 Plus feature a stylish look, which is underpinned by a full metal body construction. The Oppo R7 comes with a set of capacitive buttons on the body, while the Oppo R7 Plus will get on-screen[Read More…]

in Phones by at 8:07 pm on May 20, 2015
Asus launches their Zenfone 2 in the US still launching in Australia later this year

Asus launches their Zenfone 2 in the US still launching in Australia later this year

Asus announced their Zenfone 2 line at CES back in January, but the actual rollout of devices has been relatively slow. Asus has entered one of their biggest markets yet with the phone, announcing the phone will be available for sale in the US and Canada from today. Asus is launching the Zenfone 2 (ZE551ML) in the US for US$199[Read More…]

in News, Phones by at 7:02 pm on May 19, 2015
LG brings some flagship style to lower price points with the G4 Stylus and G4c
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LG brings some flagship style to lower price points with the G4 Stylus and G4c

LG today has announced two new members of the G4 family, the G4 Stylus and G4c, with both phones bringing the iconic G4 flagship style to the lower end of the market. The LG G4 Stylus and G4c are larger and smaller than the as yet unreleased in Australia G4, but each of the phones offers a similar design and[Read More…]

in Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 6:34 pm on May 19, 2015