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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
Nexus 9 changes status now ‘In Stock’ and shipping in 1-2 Days

Nexus 9 changes status now ‘In Stock’ and shipping in 1-2 Days

Tomorrow, the 5th of November is the official launch date for the latest tablet, the Nexus 9. Pre-orders, are due to start shipping tomorrow, but if you decided to wait then you can now order the tablet on Google Play and it will ship within 1-2 business days. There appears to have been plenty of stock allocated to the Australian[Read More…]

by 10:14 pm on November 4, 2014 6 comments Google Play, Manufacturer, Tablets
HTC starts the clock for One M7 and M8 Lollipop updates – 90 days and counting

HTC starts the clock for One M7 and M8 Lollipop updates – 90 days and counting

HTC promised to update the One M7 and One M8 operating systems within 90 days of release of new versions of Android as part of its HTC Advantage program, to give customers peace of mind about updates for their devices. The company’s blog details the promise. We’ve just seen final Lollipop code drop into AOSP, so HTC’s started the clock[Read More…]

by 10:37 am on November 4, 2014 14 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones
Yatango now taking pre-orders for the HTC built Nexus 9

Yatango now taking pre-orders for the HTC built Nexus 9

The Nexus 9 is coming, and coming soon, at least from Google Play, but it seems that online retailer Yatango has begun taking pre-orders for the Wi-Fi version of the tablet in both 16GB and 32GB storage capacities. The 16GB Wi-Fi model will set you back $529.95 for members which includes shipping, or $609.95 + shipping if you don’t want[Read More…]

by 1:40 pm on November 3, 2014 5 comments Manufacturer, Tablets
Is this HTC Sense 7 with Material Design?

Is this HTC Sense 7 with Material Design?

We’ve all been drooling over the release of Lollipop, Material Design and all the latest Nexus devices over the last few weeks, but now it’s time to turn our attention to HTC‘s Sense Android customisations, and how it’ll look with a Material Design-based UI overhaul. Sense 6 saw a “flatter” design over competitors like Samsung and LG‘s UI layers, so[Read More…]

by 10:28 am on October 29, 2014 4 comments News, OS Update, Phones, Rumours
HTC Nexus 9 Keyboard Folio and Magic Cover go up for pre-order on Amazon – shipping to Australia

HTC Nexus 9 Keyboard Folio and Magic Cover go up for pre-order on Amazon – shipping to Australia

Google has never been great at getting accessories for Nexus devices to Australia, their usual turn around varies from between a couple of months and never. It’s been a particular bug bear of ours for about as long as they’ve been selling Nexus devices in Australia. It’s not changed this time around with no sign of the Nexus 9 Keyboard[Read More…]

by 8:55 am on October 22, 2014 9 comments Accessories
Ausdroid Podcast 125 – Nexusapalooza 2014

Ausdroid Podcast 125 – Nexusapalooza 2014

Welcome to episode 125 of the Ausdroid podcast! This week’s podcast was all Nexus, all the time. With not one, not two but three new Nexus devices announced just a day before we recorded, spirits were high and bank accounts were looking wary all night. With Jason Murray, Dan Tyson and Scott Plowman. Topics: Android 5.0 Lollipop Nexus 6, Nexus[Read More…]

by 5:25 pm on October 18, 2014 0 comments Podcast
Nexus 9 on-sale on Australian Google Play Store

Nexus 9 on-sale on Australian Google Play Store

The Nexus 9 has just gone live on the Australian Google Play store. The tablet has replaced both the Nexus 10 and Nexus 7 tablets which are no longer available. The Nexus 9 is available in available in 16GB or 32GB options but only in Wi-Fi, with the LTE option still greyed out. There are two colour options available as[Read More…]

by 5:24 am on October 18, 2014 37 comments Accessories, Google Play, Manufacturer, Tablets
Nexus 9 now up for pre-order on Amazon starting at US$399 + Shipping

Nexus 9 now up for pre-order on Amazon starting at US$399 + Shipping

The Nexus 9 is due to go up for pre-order on Google Play in the early hours of tomorrow morning, in the US at least, we’re still unsure about Australian availability. If you’re really wanting to be sure of securing a Nexus 9 tablet as soon as possible then you may want to head over to Amazon where pre-orders for[Read More…]

by 3:38 pm on October 17, 2014 20 comments Manufacturer, Tablets
HTC Desire 510 heading to Telstra pre-paid at $179, Blue Tick rating in tow

HTC Desire 510 heading to Telstra pre-paid at $179, Blue Tick rating in tow

HTC Australia has just announced that their budget 4G LTE phone, the recently-announced Desire 510 will be heading to Telstra on pre-paid for a wallet-friendly $179. The Desire 510 features a 4.7-inch FWVGA screen (854×480), a quad core 1.2 Ghz Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 and a 5MP rear camera. As with its stablemates, it’s running HTC Sense 6 with BlinkFeed and[Read More…]

by 11:48 am on October 17, 2014 1 comment Carriers, Manufacturer, News, Phones