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LG wants to tempt you into a G3 in time for Christmas with festive bonuses

LG wants to tempt you into a G3 in time for Christmas with festive bonuses

The LG G3 is still sitting at the top of the pile for one the best smartphones this year. It’s a great handset with some truly class leading hardware and LG has done a pretty great job with the software, now LG has teamed up with retailers around Australia to tempt you into buying a handset in time for Christmas.[Read More…]

by 11:21 am on December 22, 2014 6 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Nexus 4 will not get the full new Camera experience in Android 5.0

Nexus 4 will not get the full new Camera experience in Android 5.0

Not all hardware is made equal, we’re all aware of that and while Nexus 4 owners will see an update to Android 5.0, they won’t be getting the full ride – at least when it comes to the camera. Part of the Lollipop update was a new API to allow developers – and therefore users through apps – greater access[Read More…]

by 8:12 am on December 21, 2014 4 comments Manufacturer, OS Update, Phones
Android Wear 5.0.1 is starting to land on Australian watches

Android Wear 5.0.1 is starting to land on Australian watches

If you’re the owner of an LG G watch R, you might have noticed (or you might soon) that you’ve got a software update waiting. Ausdroid reader Dylan is one such recipient of this software update which takes Android Wear to version 5.0.1. We haven’t yet seen it on our watches, including a Sony Smartwatch 3, but in all likelihood we’ll[Read More…]

by 7:06 pm on December 12, 2014 11 comments Android Wear, Apps, News, OS Update
Google offering the LG G Watch for just $99 for a limited time

Google offering the LG G Watch for just $99 for a limited time

After watching enviously as US and UK residents celebrated their ‘Black Friday’ sales with discounts on hardware in Google Play, it appears Google has also extended the discount to the LG G Watch on Google Play. Google is offering the G Watch in White Gold and Black Titan for just $99 + shipping between the 7th and 11th of December(or[Read More…]

by 8:49 pm on December 8, 2014 31 comments Android Wear
Google reminds you to get your Christmas gift buying from Google Play in before the 17th of December

Google reminds you to get your Christmas gift buying from Google Play in before the 17th of December

If you were thinking of ordering a new device from Google Play for someone for Christmas, Google has started advising that you’ll need to get your order in by the 17th of December if you want it delivered by the 24th of December. The banner ad that Google is running is showing off a Nexus 9, Gear Live, G Watch[Read More…]

by 7:51 pm on December 2, 2014 0 comments Google Play
PSA: Google has stuffed the link for the G Watch R but you can still buy it

PSA: Google has stuffed the link for the G Watch R but you can still buy it

The G Watch R finally arrived on Google Play earlier this month after much waiting, its $349 price tag has been beaten by local online retailers at least once, but it’s still priced pretty well for what it offers. The problem with the LG G Watch R on Google Play at the moment is the link isn’t currently working, but[Read More…]

by 1:49 pm on November 29, 2014 2 comments Android Wear, Google Play
Purchase the LG Chromebase from Kogan for $399 with Free delivery

Purchase the LG Chromebase from Kogan for $399 with Free delivery

‘ Launched at CES in January this year, the LG Chromebase is the first commercially available all-in-one ChromeOS PC on the market. The Chromebase has launched in Australia but has been in limited availability, with major retailers deciding against carrying it. But the PC has gotten a shot in the arm, with Kogan now selling the Chromebase for $399. The[Read More…]

by 11:02 am on November 21, 2014 3 comments ChromeOS
Ausdroid Podcast 127 – Nexus 9s all round

Ausdroid Podcast 127 – Nexus 9s all round

Welcome to episode 127 of the Ausdroid podcast! Having had a bit of time to examine our Nexus 9s (which finally arrived, for Dan and Jason), the team gives some thoughts and feelings about the device. We’re also taling about Lollipop, Material Design and the new wave of Android Wear watches! To round things out we’ve a quick discussion of[Read More…]

by 7:18 am on November 19, 2014 0 comments Android Wear, Podcast, Smartwatch
LG G3 Beat arrives in Australia – a lower end G3 with the same great look

LG G3 Beat arrives in Australia – a lower end G3 with the same great look

The LG G3 has been a massively successful product for LG, it’s one of the best phones we’ve reviewed this year. It’s a very well designed phone, so it’s no wonder that they’ve been making variants and one of those was released as the LG G3 Beat back in July. At the time, LG announced the phone for the Korean[Read More…]

by 9:13 am on November 15, 2014 6 comments Manufacturer, Phones
LG bringing Burgundy Red and Moon Violet G3 colour variants to Australia

LG bringing Burgundy Red and Moon Violet G3 colour variants to Australia

When LG launched the G3 back in the May, we had a feeling it would be special, something that was confirmed when we reviewed the phone a little earlier this year. At launch, LG announced the phone would come in five different colours: Metallic Black, Silk White, Shine Gold, Moon Violet and Burgundy Red. Unfortunately, we only got the Metallic[Read More…]

by 10:06 pm on November 12, 2014 3 comments Manufacturer, Phones