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Virgin to also get the Motorola Defy in Red, just like we thought

Virgin to also get the Motorola Defy in Red, just like we thought

The ever appearing Red Defy is now ready to make another break for cover, this time landing on Virgin. We reported a number of weeks ago that it was likely to hit Virgin, only to then find out it was Crazy John’s who got the little Red number, well now it’s Virgin’s turn like we first thought. The rugged Motorola[Read More…]

by 1:10 pm on June 3, 2011 1 comment Carriers, News, Phones
Motorola Defy coming to Crazy John’s… in the elusive Red colour

Motorola Defy coming to Crazy John’s… in the elusive Red colour

Last week we posted about some information we received, regarding a Red Motorola Defy and Virgin. We then updated that article to say, that there was definitely a Red variant floating around but Virgin wasn’t going to be the exclusive carrier. Well it turns out the update was on the money. Crazy John’s have just thrown up a “Coming Soon”[Read More…]

by 3:51 pm on May 23, 2011 5 comments Carriers, Exclusive, News, Phones
Huawei IDEOS X5 — Review

Huawei IDEOS X5 — Review

The Huawei IDEOS X5 was, and still is, the cheapest device around with such amazing specs. I mean you can pick up this device for just under $300 at your local Crazy John’s and you’ll get virtually the same specs as an HTC Desire Z minus the $500 price tag. I’ve been quite excited to get my hands on the[Read More…]

by 10:40 pm on April 19, 2011 32 comments Phones, Reviews
Vodafone vs. Crazy John’s on Nexus S cap pricing

Vodafone vs. Crazy John’s on Nexus S cap pricing

With the Google Nexus S available for purchase online from both Vodafone & Crazy John’s, the price war between these two friendly companies begins. Chances are you haven’t yet looked in great detail at what each plan from these companies comes with, so we’ve done it for you, so you can choose which plan suits you. If you’re not currently[Read More…]

by 8:16 pm on March 12, 2011 10 comments Opinion, Phones
Huawei IDEOS X5 now available for purchasing via Crazy John’s website

Huawei IDEOS X5 now available for purchasing via Crazy John’s website

” There’s no doubt the Huawei X5 is the must-have, mid-range Android device at the moment. It’s selling like hot cakes at Dick Smith and Crazy John’s stores. Now (if you’re quick) you’ll be able to get your virtual hands on an IDEOS X5 by ordering through Crazy John’s website. We’re certain there is a limited supply, so you best[Read More…]

by 8:53 pm on March 7, 2011 4 comments News, Phones
Huawei X5 heading to Crazy John’s stores tomorrow, $349 outright or $29 cap

Huawei X5 heading to Crazy John’s stores tomorrow, $349 outright or $29 cap

It seems it’s not just Dick Smith getting in on the Huawei X5 action, this amazingly spec’d, low-cost device is headed to Crazy John’s stores from tomorrow (26th) and online from next week. CJ’s have pointed out on Twitter that there will only be ~300 devices in stock across stores, so you’ll have to get in quick to get your[Read More…]

by 2:05 pm on February 25, 2011 25 comments News, Phones
Android 2.2 for Galaxy S on Vodafone & Crazy John’s is ready for updating

Android 2.2 for Galaxy S on Vodafone & Crazy John’s is ready for updating

If you’re one of the thousands who owns a Samsung Galaxy S from either Vodafone or Crazy John’s you’ll be happy to know that your Android 2.2 is waiting for you in Samsung’s updating software, Kies (download link). Android 2.2 will give you full flash support, some speed increases although there is lag known to still lurk around in places[Read More…]

by 2:16 pm on December 22, 2010 14 comments News, Phones
What’s going down in November..

What’s going down in November..

November is a busy month, it’s filled with all the latest releases that are being pushed out by carriers, manufacturers and retailers in order to get the most sales during the upcoming holiday season. We’re going to see a few updates, maybe some Gingerbread will get baked and a few conferences to get our inner developer leaping into the Android[Read More…]

by 9:13 am on November 1, 2010 21 comments News, Phones, Rumours, Tablets
Huawei IDEOS available from Crazy John’s from today onwards

Huawei IDEOS available from Crazy John’s from today onwards

The Huawei IDEOS is now available for purchase from Australia Post stores today, Crazy John’s retailers next week and soon from their website, which is great news for all you bargain hunters out there. The IDEOS, which will set you back a mere $159, features Android 2.2, WiFi Tethering, 2.8″ QVGA (*Sigh*) Capacitive Display all powered by an old-school 528MHz[Read More…]

by 4:48 pm on October 29, 2010 27 comments News, Phones
HTC Desire HD will also be available through Crazy John’s

HTC Desire HD will also be available through Crazy John’s

Fear not my Vodafone-detesting friends, Crazy John’s will be also be selling the HTC Desire HD from sometime in November on their $59 cap, which let’s remember, uses Vodafone’s network. CJ’s cap is a carbon copy of Vodafone’s which pulls together $650 of cap credit, free Voda-to-Voda calls & 2GB of data. No word on whether there will be outright[Read More…]

by 7:28 pm on October 27, 2010 3 comments News, Phones