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Samsung has pulled the Android 4.3 update for the Vodafone branded Galaxy Nexus
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Samsung has pulled the Android 4.3 update for the Vodafone branded Galaxy Nexus

When the Android 4.3 update was finally delivered to Australian carriers there was much rejoicing from owners who have been waiting for an update to their phones which have been left languishing on Android 4.1.2 for over a year. But the celebrations appear to be short lived with Vodafone advising in their latest Software update that Samsung has pulled the[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, OS Updates, Phones by at 4:41 pm on March 14, 2014
Update: Telstra, too! Optus and Vodafone to roll out Kit Kat update to HTC One in mid-March
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Update: Telstra, too! Optus and Vodafone to roll out Kit Kat update to HTC One in mid-March

Anyone looking at buying an All New One, will likely consider how HTC handles updates for older phones. Historically, the short answer is ‘not well’. Owners of the HTC One X likely still feel the pain of being told that 4.2.2 was the last version of Android the 2012 flagship would ever receive. HTC have committed to at least two[Read More…]

in Carriers, OS Updates by at 1:28 pm on March 4, 2014
Samsung Galaxy S5 – Australian carrier availability
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Samsung Galaxy S5 – Australian carrier availability

This morning saw the launch of the hotly anticipated Samsung Galaxy S5, it’s bigger, faster and has more sensors on it than ever before, like the 200 Million customers who’ve already purchased a Samsung Galaxy S series product, there’s millions more waiting to get this latest phone, so we’ve spoken with local carriers here in Australia to see who will[Read More…]

in News by at 10:45 am on February 25, 2014
Retailer Round-up: This weeks specials

Retailer Round-up: This weeks specials

It has been a few weeks since we brought you retailer round-up and we thought it was time to bring it back and share with you the specials available this week from the bricks and motor retailers around Australia. Coles Samsung Galaxy Y Telstra Pre-Paid Mobile – $59 – Available now until Tuesday 25 Feb Woolworths LG Optimus L3+ Telstra[Read More…]

in Bargains, News, Phones, Tablets by at 10:29 am on February 21, 2014
Virgin Mobile activates 4G for pre-paid customers
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Virgin Mobile activates 4G for pre-paid customers

Virgin Mobile, has today announced that pre-paid users will now be able to access the Virgin Mobile 4G network, which is powered by Optus, on their 4G capable smartphone, and it’s all as simple as pushing a button – well several. From today existing Virgin Mobile customers with a 4G compatible handset will be able to activate 4G on their[Read More…]

in Carriers, News by at 2:29 pm on February 20, 2014
Australian Carrier branded Samsung Galaxy Nexus to finally receive Android 4.3
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Australian Carrier branded Samsung Galaxy Nexus to finally receive Android 4.3

The Galaxy Nexus was a pretty popular phone choice for a number of Australians when it became the first Nexus device to be released on all three carriers but part of the carrier distribution agreement was that the updates had to go via Samsung and the carriers before being delivered to phones. After seemingly being abandoned on Android 4.1.2 it[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, OS Updates by at 12:10 pm on February 19, 2014
Happy Birthday HTC Dream – 5 Big years in Australia
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Happy Birthday HTC Dream – 5 Big years in Australia

Five years ago today, I was introduced to a phone that would change both my mobile world as well as the mobile landscape in Australia itself – the HTC Dream. Launching officially on Monday February 16th 2009, the HTC Dream (or the G1 as it was known in the US) was instantly a standout to me in what was a[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, News, Phones by at 9:00 am on February 16, 2014