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Samsung Gear Live arrives at Officeworks for $199

Samsung Gear Live arrives at Officeworks for $199

Looks like the price of the Gear Live may be due an update soon, with a second retailer offering the Android Wear watch for a sub-$200 price. Officeworks in their latest catalogue is offering the Gear Live for just $199, mirroring the GoodGuys who started selling the watch at $198 last month. Just like the Play Store, the watch is[Read More…]

by 4:16 pm on October 8, 2014 7 comments Android Wear, Deal
Samsung begins pushing Android 4.4 out to Galaxy S4 handsets

Samsung begins pushing Android 4.4 out to Galaxy S4 handsets

The Samsung Galaxy S4 is no longer the flagship phone for Samsung, but the phone still sold in massive numbers and we’ve been expecting Android 4.4 for the handset for a while, now Samsung has begun pushing the Android 4.4 update out for the Galaxy S4. We’ve been advised by a reader that their Optus GT-i9507 model is now receiving[Read More…]

by 9:03 pm on October 7, 2014 11 comments Manufacturer, OS Update, Phones
Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge available NOW from Yatango – below Australian RRP

Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge available NOW from Yatango – below Australian RRP

Yatango Shopping has announced that both of Samsung‘s new Note products – the Galaxy Note 4 and Galaxy Note Edge are now available for sale. If you’re waiting for the Australian release of these products, you might want to pay attention. Yatango’s products are compatible with Australian 3G and 4G networks (although as pointed out in the comments they are[Read More…]

by 3:45 pm on October 7, 2014 14 comments Deal, News
Samsung’s power sharing cable launches for $19.99

Samsung’s power sharing cable launches for $19.99

We’ve all been caught short before — there’s nothing worse than being on the go with a flat gadget, and it’s made all the worse if you’ve got something else nearby that’s got full battery, but you can’t share it. Right? Wrong. Samsung wants you to be able to charge your devices from its mobile and tablet devices, and has[Read More…]

by 6:37 am on October 6, 2014 6 comments Apps, Manufacturer, News
Samsung slides the Galaxy Alpha and Gear Live into JB Hifi

Samsung slides the Galaxy Alpha and Gear Live into JB Hifi

Samsung’s announced their new direction in design with the Galaxy Alpha, aiming at a premium metal chasis, paired with the distinctive Galaxy design stylings they’ve evolved since their introduction. Now the Galaxy Alpha is available from JB Hifi and it’s brought a friend along for the ride, with the Android Wear toting Gear Live smartwatch arriving as well. Although the[Read More…]

by 10:43 am on October 4, 2014 1 comment Android Wear, Manufacturer, Phones
Samsung Galaxy S5 shown off with working build of Android L

Samsung Galaxy S5 shown off with working build of Android L

Samsung has been relatively good at updating their flagship devices to the latest version of Android soon after release, and it’s expected that once Android L is released, the Galaxy S5 and Note 4 – as well as other top shelf devices – should see it soon after. Samsung is apparently already working on an Android L version of their[Read More…]

by 8:12 am on October 3, 2014 3 comments News
Galaxy Note 4 gets unboxed

Galaxy Note 4 gets unboxed

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is coming, it’s out there in a few review circles already so here come the unboxing videos. The 5.7″ QHD display is a highlight that everyone who’s handled the device at various display shows always mention as well as the consistency of the Samsung design of the phone; making it instantly a familiar and comfortable[Read More…]

by 5:10 pm on September 27, 2014 1 comment Manufacturer, News, Phones
Ausdroid Podcast 122 (for reals) – Aussie Launch Week

Ausdroid Podcast 122 (for reals) – Aussie Launch Week

Welcome to episode 122 of the Ausdroid podcast! It’s true, we recorded episode 122 last week, but as fate would have it there were some … “production issues” … on that episode (ie, Jason’s microphone was rubbish). This week, we’re back in the swing of things with Dan, Scott and Jason back in the saddle talking about Samsung and Motorola‘s[Read More…]

by 11:16 am on September 27, 2014 0 comments Podcast
Samsung has begun pushing out Android 4.4 to the Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition)

Samsung has begun pushing out Android 4.4 to the Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition)

Long suffering owners of the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) are beginning to report receiving a notification to update their tablet to Android 4.4. Thanks to reader Anthony who sent us the information, it appears that the tablet is receiving firmware update P600XXUCNH3. The update, which clocks in at over 500MB in size, takes the tablet from Android 4.3[Read More…]

by 2:49 pm on September 26, 2014 6 comments Manufacturer, OS Update, Tablets
Eyes-on with Samsung’s Gear VR

Eyes-on with Samsung’s Gear VR

Samsung held their “Notable Innovation” launch event on Tuesday night, revealing launch details for the Galaxy Note 4, Galaxy Note Edge and Gear VR. It’s the latter unit that we’re focusing on here, and I’m pretty excited about it. It seems a bit unfair to the hype storm created every time Samsung releases new Note products, but it feels like[Read More…]

by 2:15 pm on September 25, 2014 4 comments News