Post Tagged with: "HTC"

HTC One M8 Lollipop update on the horizon

HTC One M8 Lollipop update on the horizon

Since the announcement of Lollipop, and HTC’s subsequent promise to update US based HTC One M7 and M8 handsets to Android 5.0 within 90 days, owners of the handsets have been waiting with bated breath. Now HTC Developer LlabTooFeR has shown of screenshots of Sense 6 with Lollipop running on the HTC One M8 – and it looks good. The[Read More…]

by 11:15 am on November 20, 2014 5 comments Manufacturer, OS Update, Phones
HTC launches the Desire Eye in Australia – $799, exclusive to JB Hi-Fi, in stores November 20

HTC launches the Desire Eye in Australia – $799, exclusive to JB Hi-Fi, in stores November 20

After JB Hi-Fi jumped the gun last night, HTC has today made the Desire Eye official in an exclusive partnership with the retailer. First revealed at HTC’s Double Exposure event in New York last month, the Desire Eye is HTC’s play for the photographer – “the ultimate imaging superphone”. Beyond the 13MP cameras on the front and rear of the[Read More…]

by 1:18 pm on November 18, 2014 1 comment News
HTC Desire Eye shows up on JB HiFi website in Coral Red for $799

HTC Desire Eye shows up on JB HiFi website in Coral Red for $799

The ultimate ‘Selfie’ phone from HTC, the Desire Eye, looks set to launch imminently, with the phone now showing as available for purchase on the JB Hifi website. The phone which sports dual 13MP front and rear facing cameras, as well as front facing flash, will sell outright from JB for $799. The phone is available in Coral Red from[Read More…]

by 7:52 pm on November 17, 2014 13 comments Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones
VSCO Cam receives an update to version 3.1

VSCO Cam receives an update to version 3.1

VSCO Cam for Android has received an update this week, which takes it up to version 3.1, bringing improved camera features and image quality, along with auto launch to camera and split focus on selected HTC devices. The update also brings with it an updated UI, along with a new synchronisation feature, which allows you to shoot and edit across[Read More…]

by 8:00 am on November 16, 2014 2 comments Apps
Expansys adds the 16GB Indigo Black Nexus 9 to their range – Lunar White and 32GB  models coming soon

Expansys adds the 16GB Indigo Black Nexus 9 to their range – Lunar White and 32GB models coming soon

A little late to the party, but still an option, Expansys Australia has just added the HTC built Nexus 9 to their range, accepting orders as of today. The stock is limited to the Indigo Black model, with Lunar White still only available for pre-order. The 16GB model will set you back $479.99, a shade more expensive than Google Play[Read More…]

by 1:43 pm on November 12, 2014 2 comments Manufacturer, Tablets
Nexus 9 lands in Melbourne – First impressions

Nexus 9 lands in Melbourne – First impressions

How many times have you ordered a newly announced device to have it ship to you mid-week but miss the Friday cutoff time for delivery by a mere couple of hours? For me that has happened every single time I have purchased from Google, except today. The out for delivery notification I received from Package Tracker Pro was only topped[Read More…]

by 6:25 pm on November 7, 2014 43 comments Opinion
Nexus 9 will not be available in Australian retailers possibly until next year

Nexus 9 will not be available in Australian retailers possibly until next year

The Nexus 9 WiFi model is now available from Google Play, with orders winging their way to Australians now through couriers, but the ability to pick one up at retail is not looking likely at least according to Australian retailer Bing Lee. Though the Nexus 7 was carried fairly widely by retailers at launch, with the tablet remaining quite popular[Read More…]

by 4:41 pm on November 6, 2014 3 comments Manufacturer, News, Tablets
LTE Nexus 9 for US stops by the FCC sparking hopes an international version is coming soon

LTE Nexus 9 for US stops by the FCC sparking hopes an international version is coming soon

When Google announced the Nexus 9, they advised that an LTE model would launch later this year. Now that the Wi-Fi model is officially on-sale, it seems that Google is making moves to get the LTE version certified and up for order soon, with a HTC tablet passing through the FCC overnight. The tablet is one of two LTE models[Read More…]

by 7:56 am on November 5, 2014 3 comments Manufacturer, News, Tablets
Australian Nexus 9 orders now shipping

Australian Nexus 9 orders now shipping

The Nexus 9 could be sighted in the wild here in Australia by the end of the week, with many Ausdroid readers reporting this morning that they had received shipping confirmations for their tablets. The tablets are sold through Google Singapore, but the tablets themselves are shipping out of Hong Kong as we’ve seen previously. This time around, Google is[Read More…]

by 7:44 am on November 5, 2014 10 comments Google Play, Manufacturer, Tablets
Nexus 9 torn to pieces and internals shown off for all to see

Nexus 9 torn to pieces and internals shown off for all to see

The Nexus 9 has begun shipping in the US and the guys over at iFixit have acquired one specifically for the purpose of tearing it open and showing us not only what makes it tick, but letting us know just how easy (or hard) it is to repair if things go wrong. The bad news is the tablet didn’t score[Read More…]

by 7:06 am on November 5, 2014 0 comments Manufacturer, Tablets