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Retailer Round-up: This Week’s Specials
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Retailer Round-up: This Week’s Specials

So it’s been a few weeks now since we last did a retailer round-up, so we thought it might be time to do another one. So getting straight into business, here is what the big retailers have install for us with this weeks Android related goodies for us to enjoy: Coles Mobiles Boost Nero Pre-Paid Mobile – Includes a free[Read More…]

in Bargains, Chromecast, Phones by at 7:35 am on September 25, 2014
Australian carriers advise availability of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge and Gear VR
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Australian carriers advise availability of the Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge and Gear VR

There’s a lot happening with Samsung tonight, with the manufacturer launching their Note products as well as the Gear VR headset in Australia. So far we’ve received outright pricing for the Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge, which will be selling in Samsung Experience stores and retailers for $949 and $1249 respectively. But what are the carriers saying? Telstra Telstra[Read More…]

in Accessories, Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones by at 8:21 pm on September 23, 2014
Optus launches LTE-Advanced Carrier Aggregation around Australia
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Optus launches LTE-Advanced Carrier Aggregation around Australia

Optus is moving forward with their 4G Plus network, today announcing that they’ve enabled LTE-Advanced Carrier Aggregation on their 2300MHz TDD LTE-A network around Australia, with Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide users connected to the network the first to see the bump, and Canberra users to follow in the coming weeks. Carrier Aggregation allows Optus to combine the two 20MHz[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 1:36 pm on September 22, 2014
Optus offers up to $450 to switch carrier as well as early upgrades for existing users
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Optus offers up to $450 to switch carrier as well as early upgrades for existing users

Optus has kicked off Fathers Day with a new offer to try and tempt more Australian mobile users to say ‘Yes’ to Optus. Following in the footsteps of US based carrier T-Mobile, with their ‘U-Carrier’ initiative, Optus has today announced that they are offering cash and discounts to customers who wish to transfer to the Optus network. Users who bring[Read More…]

in Carriers by at 7:52 am on September 7, 2014
Galaxy Note Edge rumoured for launch in Australia on all three major carriers
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Galaxy Note Edge rumoured for launch in Australia on all three major carriers

The curved edge display of the Galaxy Note Edge, was one of the surprise and most interesting announcements from IFA last night. Samsung Australia has already confirmed that the Note Edge will launch here in Australia later this year, and a new leak shows that it will most likely head to all three major Australian carriers. SamMobile has obtained, and[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones by at 5:26 am on September 4, 2014
Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact coming to Australia later this year
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Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact coming to Australia later this year

Tonights announcement of the Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact showed off a pair of devices which are both stylish and have some great features like IP65/68 water and dust resistance, as well as PS4 remote play. The good news is that the Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact will be arriving in Australia later this year. The Xperia Z3 will[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones by at 4:08 am on September 4, 2014
Android 4.4.3 update for HTC One M8 rolling out
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Android 4.4.3 update for HTC One M8 rolling out

The update to Android 4.4.3, for the HTC One M8, has begun rolling out to handsets in Australia now, with Optus the first to push the update to their customers. The update includes performance optimisation updates for WiFi, Bluetooth and Radios, as well as application updates to Camera, Gallery, Settings and HTC Sync Manager according to the screenshot of the[Read More…]

in Carriers, Manufacturer, OS Updates, Phones by at 1:39 pm on August 14, 2014