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Optus to offer TDD & FDD-LTE compatible version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini

Optus to offer TDD & FDD-LTE compatible version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini

Optus and Samsung, have today advised that they will be bringing a dual mode version of the Samsung Galaxy S4 and Galaxy S4 Mini to Australia. What is dual-mode? It’s in reference to the two types of LTE that are available – Time-Division Duplex LTE and Frequency Division Duplexing (FDD) – FDD is the most commonly used technology in Australia[Read More…]

by 1:35 pm on August 1, 2013 0 comments Carriers, News, Phones
Samsung’s era of domination coming to an end?

Samsung’s era of domination coming to an end?

Well it looks like Samsung era of domination against Apple could possibly be over if the report from research firm IDC is true. According to the report, its seems that the era dominated between Samsung and Apple is starting to end, with other Android OEM’s like Sony, HTC, Huawei, LG and ZTE growing their market share by stealing back customers[Read More…]

by 8:21 pm on July 31, 2013 8 comments Manufacturer
LG to launch Quick Window cases for the LG G2

LG to launch Quick Window cases for the LG G2

If it’s good enough for Samsung, it’s good enough for LG. Yesterday, LG announced one of the accessories that will launch with their LG G2 when it finally arrives in the market – the QuickWindow Case. Similar in design as well as usage to the S View Cover sold by Samsung, the QuickWindow case will allow users to see information[Read More…]

by 12:55 am on July 31, 2013 3 comments Accessories, Manufacturer
VSCO Cam arriving on Android soon by way of private Beta

VSCO Cam arriving on Android soon by way of private Beta

iOS users will be quite familiar with the photography app VSCO Cam, the app is a high-end app which allows you to apply filters, change exposure and white balance among other settings, before allowing you to share to your favourite photo sharing service using a very clean and easy to use interface. According to the VSCO blog, they’re initially going[Read More…]

by 12:45 am on July 31, 2013 0 comments Apps
Galaxy S4 advertising continues to compare directly to the iPhone

Galaxy S4 advertising continues to compare directly to the iPhone

Samsung continues it’s extremely un-subtle approach to taking on the iPhone in their latest television advertising campaign. The commercial shows a discussion between an iPhone user and an owner of the Galaxy S4, they discuss various features of the phone, like Simple Mode as well as the Smart Pause function for video. Samsung has also made efforts to say just[Read More…]

by 5:54 pm on July 30, 2013 11 comments Manufacturer, Phones
MediaTek teases with worlds first true octa-core mobile processor – could be beaten by Samsung

MediaTek teases with worlds first true octa-core mobile processor – could be beaten by Samsung

The description ‘octa-core’ has been thrown around and used by many mobile processor makers, starting with Samsung with their Exynos 5 Octa processor, released earlier this year and continues most recently with Motorola showing their X8 Computing System, both of which are not really a ‘true’ octa-core’ when you get down to the nitty gritty. So, when MediaTek – a[Read More…]

by 4:39 pm on July 29, 2013 4 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Samsung SmartWatch SM-V700 pops up online

Samsung SmartWatch SM-V700 pops up online

It has been a rumour now for quite a while but it seems that Samsung have in fact made a SmartWatch according to sources at Samsung-Updates who found a listing for the device on Zauba, a site which appears to list import and Export data for India. The sources at Samsung-Updates have further confirmed that Samsung Germany have received a[Read More…]

by 12:11 pm on July 29, 2013 4 comments Accessories, Manufacturer, Rumours, Smartwatch
Samsung Music Hub Australia — Service Review

Samsung Music Hub Australia — Service Review

As a big listener of music and a big lover of tech, I’ve found that unlimited music streaming services suit me over buying songs and/or albums individually. With a streaming service I can search for the artist, song, or album I like, then listen to it instantly without having to fork over more money. It sounds ‘cheap’, however, its ease[Read More…]

by 11:30 am on July 29, 2013 1 comment Apps, Reviews
Samsung tipped to release two new high resolution tablets with S-Pen support

Samsung tipped to release two new high resolution tablets with S-Pen support

If the 1280×800 or 1280×720 resolution of previous Galaxy Note devices from Samsung have been disappointing to you so far then things are set to get a whole lot better. According to a new tweet from @EvLeaks new 10″ and 12.2″ tablets with a 2560×1600 resolution are on their way and if the inclusion of S-Pen is any indicator they’ll[Read More…]

by 8:17 am on July 28, 2013 3 comments Rumours, Tablets
MoDaCo.SWITCH public beta released for HTC One

MoDaCo.SWITCH public beta released for HTC One

A few weeks ago, we reported that Paul O’Brien of MoDaCo was working on tool for the HTC One that would let you switch between the AOSP interface and HTC’s Sense interface with the press of a button. Well, good news! The utility, known as MoDaCo.SWITCH is now available as a public beta over on the MoDaCo website, and runs[Read More…]

by 2:50 pm on July 27, 2013 1 comment News