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Australian carriers advise availability of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge and Gear VR

Australian carriers advise availability of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge and Gear VR

There’s a lot happening with Samsung tonight, with the manufacturer launching their Note products as well as the Gear VR headset in Australia. So far we’ve received outright pricing for the Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge, which will be selling in Samsung Experience stores and retailers for $949 and $1249 respectively. But what are the carriers saying? Telstra Telstra[Read More…]

by 8:21 pm on September 23, 2014 13 comments Accessories, Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones
Samsung Galaxy S5 – Australian carrier availability

Samsung Galaxy S5 – Australian carrier availability

This morning saw the launch of the hotly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S5, it’s bigger, faster and has more sensors on it than ever before, like the 200 Million customers who’ve already purchased a Samsung Galaxy S series product, there’s millions more waiting to get this latest phone, so we’ve spoken with local carriers here in Australia to see who will[Read More…]

by 10:45 am on February 25, 2014 15 comments News
Rumour: Nexus 5 to launch on Google Play on October 31st

Rumour: Nexus 5 to launch on Google Play on October 31st

We’re all getting a little antsy regarding a launch of the Nexus 5, we’ve seen it over and over again – mostly ‘accidentally’ from the official source – we’ve seen it’s internals and externals multiple times and we even know a starting price; but we don’t have an official release date yet. What we do have is rumours, and today[Read More…]

by 11:59 am on October 26, 2013 9 comments Phones, Rumours
Proposed changes to the use of Electronic devices in-flight set to hit the US – what about Australia?

Proposed changes to the use of Electronic devices in-flight set to hit the US – what about Australia?

When travelling on aircraft around the world, you are required to turn off your portable electronic devices during take off and landing; while you can use them again after an aircraft has achieved cruising altitude, the period of not being able to use the devices between take-off and landing has frustrated a large number of air travellers. Now a new[Read More…]

by 7:00 am on October 5, 2013 6 comments News
Samsung’s new range of devices available in Australia “soon”

Samsung’s new range of devices available in Australia “soon”

Off the back of the IFA events overnight has come a rush of Press releases, Samsung have been quick to notify media outlets this morning of their intent to release the Galaxy Note 3, Galaxy Gear Smartwatch and Note 10.1 (2014 edition) in Australia soon. Following the success of the Samsung GALAXY Note range in Australia, we are excited to[Read More…]

by 9:14 am on September 5, 2013 3 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones, Smartwatch, Tablets
Updated: Jelly Bean rolling out to SGSIII phones

Updated: Jelly Bean rolling out to SGSIII phones

Update: Another reader, acceler8er has informed us that his “unbranded” SGSIII has also received the JB update. One of our readers, Matthew Cranley has just made us aware that the SGSIII phones on the Virgin Network are starting to receive Jellybean, 4.1.2. This update has been long awaited for most SGSIII owners, and it will be interesting to see what[Read More…]

by 7:52 pm on December 21, 2012 11 comments OS Update
HTC One SV coming to Optus 4G

HTC One SV coming to Optus 4G

HTC has announced that they will be releasing the HTC one SV onto the Optus Network initially with the phone also going to Virgin Mobile as of the 1st of December. This is the third Android device available on the Optus 4G network which is expanding at a good rate and is now available in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Newcastle, Surfers[Read More…]

by 10:10 am on November 19, 2012 7 comments News, Phones
Plan Comparison: Samsung Galaxy S III 4G on Optus, Virgin Mobile

Plan Comparison: Samsung Galaxy S III 4G on Optus, Virgin Mobile

If you’re desperate to get your hands on the Samsung Galaxy S III 4G then you’re very likely going to get it from either Optus or Virgin Mobile — both are offering it before it launches next month on Telstra — so we thought we’d do a quick comparison of similar plans from both carriers. If you’re after a better,[Read More…]

by 2:59 pm on September 5, 2012 3 comments Carriers, News, Phones
Samsung Galaxy S III 4G now available for pre-order on Virgin Mobile

Samsung Galaxy S III 4G now available for pre-order on Virgin Mobile

Virgin Mobile have this morning announced that they’ll also be selling the Samsung Galaxy S III 4G and it’s available for pre-order right now. Virgin are accessing Optus’ new 4G network — no surprises there — and are even offering fairly affordable plans. Virgin don’t have a set release date just yet, though they have written on their site “rumour[Read More…]

by 10:45 am on September 5, 2012 2 comments Carriers, News, Phones
Virgin begins rolling out Samsung Galaxy Tablets to aircraft

Virgin begins rolling out Samsung Galaxy Tablets to aircraft

According to Australian Business Traveller, Virgin Australia has completed their pilot and it obviously went well they are rolling out Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 tablets to aircraft servicing the majority of their domestic and short-haul network including trans-Tasman flights this month. The tablet will be available free of charge to business class customers and on flights over three hours in[Read More…]

by 9:45 am on August 8, 2012 1 comment News, Tablets