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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
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