three Chromeboxes launching, one of which is the high-end Chromebox for Meetings to be launched in conjunction with Google. Now their upcoming Chromebook has appeared on Google+ with the model designation: C200. There's not much known about the interals of the C200, it has an 'Intel Inside' sticker on the right below the keyboard, which could indicate either a Haswell based CPU or even a newer 'Bay Trail' CPU's which are their power efficient current processors. Unlikely, but possible, depending on when they... Continue readingAsus has bought into ChromeOS big, in the next couple of months they have
Samsung Galaxy S5 boot-up screen had one curious addition to the screen, in the form of a somewhat large 'Powered by Android' logo appearing on the bottom of the screen. This also seemed the case for the recently launched HTC One (M8) smartphone as well. There has been a fair bit of speculation that this latest addition to the boot-up screen was the result of a meeting between Google and leading Android manufacturers. However, it now seems this is part of a much larger plan currently playing out. According to an email confirmed... Continue readingAndroid Central recently noticed that the
We confirmed last month that Asus was definitely bringing them here but Asus has now supplied indicative pricing and availability information. The units will begin to arrive next month, with the Celeron based M004U model priced at $299. There will be an i3 based Chromebox released in Australia from mid-May that will support 4K video, but will cost $499. There is also the i7 Chromebox which is Google's platform for their Chromebox for... Continue readingWhile the base model Asus Chromebox begins shipping in the US this week, we've yet to see a solid price and release date for Australia.
Samsung Galaxy Y Telstra Pre-Paid Mobile - $59 - Available now until Tuesday 25 Feb Woolworths LG Optimus L3+ Telstra Pre-Paid - $34.50 - Available now until Tuesday 25 Feb Aldi Bauhn 9.7" Quad Core Android Tablet 16GB - $199 - Available Saturday 22 Feb until sold-out Bauhn 5" Quad Core Android Smartphone 8GB - $249 - Available Saturday 22 Feb until... Continue readingIt has been a few weeks since we brought you retailer round-up and we thought it was time to bring it back and share with you the specials available this week from the bricks and motor retailers around Australia. Coles
TF701T Transformer will be available from Asus resellers and selected Harvey Norman stores later this month. With a beautiful 2560x1600 resolution 10.1" IPS display the TF701T is a very good looking tablet, especially with the familiar Asus Transformer concentric ring design etched into the durable aluminium back. As a transformer, the tablet also comes with docking station that contains a large battery that will allow all day use. With a Quad-Core Tegra 4 SoC onboard the TF701 shouldn't be lacking in terms of speed, especially for the multimedia... Continue readingAnnounced back at IFA in September, Asus has today announced that the
announced last week that they had three models of Chromebox being released in March, the details on availability in Australia were not generally known. But, it appears that there will be at least one Chromebox released in Australia with possibly a second i7 based Chromebox coming as well. Asus have advised that at this stage a Celeron 2955U based Chromebox will be coming to Australian shores. Retailers, dates and pricing will be confirmed closer to the actual launch but for now, here are the specs on the confirmed Asus Chromebox that will be arriving : Intel® Celeron™ 2955U... Continue readingWhen Asus
Jason, Dan and Adam looked at the Android-related announcements from CES 2014. It's taken a little while to get back into the podcasting groove and get this episode online. We promise we'll do better next week! Topics: Open Automtoive Alliance Sony - Xperia Z1 Compact Huawei - Ascend Mate 2 4G Asus - Padfone Mini, Zenphone 4/5/6, Transformer Book Duet Acer - 7" and 7.9" tablets Acer - C720P Chromebook Samsung - Galaxy NotePRO and TabPRO tablet lineup Pebble Steel Kogan... Continue readingWelcome to the 98th episode of the Ausdroid podcast, and the first episode for 2014! This week