Post Tagged with: "Nexus"

Nexus 6 confirmed to be in Australia; in stock at JB HiFi stores today

Nexus 6 confirmed to be in Australia; in stock at JB HiFi stores today

Google’s much awaited Nexus 6 has arrived in Australia today, with JB HiFi nation-wide confirming that stock is, indeed, available. We first received a tip on Twitter from Brisbane reader Andrew who told us that he’d just bought a Nexus 6 from JB HiFi’s Brisbane store. A few quick phone calls later, and we’ve confirmed that JB HiFi stores around[Read More…]

by 4:02 pm on December 18, 2014 34 comments News, Phones
Nexus 6 launch in Australia: A tale of fast and lucky, and slow and woe.

Nexus 6 launch in Australia: A tale of fast and lucky, and slow and woe.

If you’ve been waiting today to get your hands on a Nexus 6, I’m sorry to say the chances are above about 95% that you’ve missed out. Since we announced the availability in Australia via the Play Store this morning, we’ve seen stock levels replenished three times, and each time, the stock has sold out within a short while. As[Read More…]

by 6:51 pm on December 11, 2014 30 comments Discussions, News, Phones
Nexus 6 is now SOLD OUT in the Australian Play Store

Nexus 6 is now SOLD OUT in the Australian Play Store

Update Thurs 8:30am: Stock is already exhausted, with the Play Store advising users to check back soon. Well done all you Nexus buyers that got in early! Update 6:30am: As you can see above, the Nexus 6 is now available for purchase online via the Play Store. At this stage only the 32GB Midnight Blue version is available for $869, although[Read More…]

by and 8:32 am on December 11, 2014 14 comments Manufacturer, News, Phones
Yes, Telstra is blocking your Nexus updates

Yes, Telstra is blocking your Nexus updates

Since Google started rolling out the over-the-air (OTA) updates for Android 5.0 Lollipop to Nexus devices, many users have been regularly checking for a system update – many Australians, to no avail. Telstra users are reporting that the update is being blocked, even on phones that were not sold by the carrier. The issue is affecting Nexus 4 and Nexus[Read More…]

by and 11:39 am on December 4, 2014 112 comments Carriers, News, OS Update
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
Android Lollipop OTA updates start appearing – download links here

Android Lollipop OTA updates start appearing – download links here

With Android 5.0 pushed to AOSP and factory images now appearing, it’s time to turn our attention to the over-the-air (OTA) updates that should soon be winging their way to our devices. You can of course wait to receive your update in due course, or you can download the update and install it yourself via the sideload method. Here’s the[Read More…]

by 3:38 pm on November 13, 2014 59 comments OS Update, Phones, Tablets
Google advises Android Lollipop is coming

Google advises Android Lollipop is coming

With rumours circulating that Android Lollipop updates will begin today, Google themselves have just announced that Lollipop is on the way for Nexus devices. US Carrier Sprint first tipped the news this morning, and in a tweet from the Android Twitter account, Google has advised that the rollout has started : #AndroidLollipop rollout has started and will soon be available[Read More…]

by 7:30 am on November 13, 2014 1 comment OS Update
Ausdroid Podcast 126 – Nexus absentia

Ausdroid Podcast 126 – Nexus absentia

Welcome to episode 126 of the Ausdroid podcast! There’s palpable disappointment in the air this week as Australia has completely missed out on the Nexus 6 launch, and none of us are very happy about it! With Jason Murray, Dan Tyson and Scott Plowman. Topics: Nexus 9 ships, Nexus 6 still nowhere to be seen Android Lollipop tour, highlights and[Read More…]

by 10:10 pm on November 6, 2014 0 comments Podcast, Tablets
Yatango adds the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 to their range

Yatango adds the Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 to their range

Online gadgets and goodies supermarket Yatango Shopping has added the yet-to-be released Nexus 6 and Nexus 9 devices to their ever-growing range. Before you get too excited, neither device is yet showing any availability, ETA or (possibly most importantly) cost on their pages. While we’re still waiting on information about the availability of the Nexus 6 in Australia, if you’re[Read More…]

by 11:51 am on October 29, 2014 11 comments News, Phones, Tablets
Nexus Player is in stock on the US Play Store

Nexus Player is in stock on the US Play Store

After a couple of hurdles getting going, the Nexus Player has finally recommenced sales on the US Play Store. US$99 will get you the Nexus Player, while US$39.99 gets you additional controllers and a further US$14 for shipping will get the device to your US shipping address. Check out this post for details on shipping forwarders we’ve used at Ausdroid[Read More…]

by 11:41 am on October 27, 2014 9 comments Android TV, Manufacturer, News