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New Nexus 7 announced – available to order from Google Play Tuesday July 30th

New Nexus 7 announced – available to order from Google Play Tuesday July 30th

At the Breakfast with Sundar Google event this morning, Hugo Barra, Vice President, Android Product Management at Google officially announced the new Nexus 7 which we’ve seen leaked pretty thoroughly so far already. Announced simply as the Nexus 7, there is no ‘New’ Nexus 7 title, however the original Nexus 7 is now labelled as Nexus 7(2012) to differentiate them.[Read More…]

by 3:41 am on July 25, 2013 19 comments News, Tablets
New Nexus 7 benchmarked and hardware specs revealed

New Nexus 7 benchmarked and hardware specs revealed

The new Nexus 7 that was acquired by a lucky Reddit user has now been benchmarked every which way as well as having the internal specs of the device confirmed by the guys over at Android Police. The specs for the new Nexus 7 which is expected to be announced in a little over 12 hours, contains many of the[Read More…]

by 1:44 pm on July 24, 2013 11 comments Tablets
Next Generation Nexus 7 hits the FCC (Update: Bluetooth SIG too)

Next Generation Nexus 7 hits the FCC (Update: Bluetooth SIG too)

With the one year anniversary of the debut of probably the most successful Android tablet to date – the Nexus 7 – fast approaching, apart from a possible appearance in a recent Google promo video there really hasn’t been much heard about the Nexus 7 Mk II – until today. An Asus tablet has just been spotted listed in the FCC[Read More…]

by 10:30 pm on June 14, 2013 8 comments Manufacturer, News, Tablets
Analyst: Refreshed Nexus 7 running Android 4.3, 1920×1200 display, Snapdragon S4 Pro CPU coming at Google I/O

Analyst: Refreshed Nexus 7 running Android 4.3, 1920×1200 display, Snapdragon S4 Pro CPU coming at Google I/O

Everybody loves a good analyst, especially when they have solid predictions of technology we love. Ming-Chi Kuo from KGI Securities has released a research note that sets out potential (yes, it’s only a prediction) specs of the refreshed Nexus 7 that’s sure to be announced at Google I/O later this month. The most exciting parts of the potential specs are[Read More…]

by 10:38 pm on May 10, 2013 6 comments Rumours, Tablets
LG Optimus G — Review

LG Optimus G — Review

Is the Optimus G just the Nexus 4 with LTE, or something better? LG has struggled in the last few years with their smartphone attempts, but since the release of the L Series as pre-paid offerings, they’ve begun to show signs of life in the Australian market. Last year they took the number two pre-paid manufacturer spot, showing a strong[Read More…]

by 8:57 am on April 1, 2013 17 comments Design, Phones, Reviews
Next-generation Nexus 7 could ditch NVIDIA in favour of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 Pro

Next-generation Nexus 7 could ditch NVIDIA in favour of Qualcomm’s Snapdragon S4 Pro

It looks like NVIDIA’s Tegra 4 won’t be making an appearance in the next-generation Nexus 7. At least, according to ZD Net who are citing Pacific Crest analyst Michael McConnell. So why the change from NVIDIA to Qualcomm? Well, although Tegra 4 is quite powerful, it doesn’t have an integrated 3G/4G modem. Instead there’s a separate modem which will ultimately[Read More…]

by 1:29 pm on February 9, 2013 2 comments Rumours, Tablets
LG Optimus G to launch exclusively on Telstra in March

LG Optimus G to launch exclusively on Telstra in March

LG has just announced that the Optimus G will be launching in March in an exclusive deal that will see the flagship phone on the Telstra network. The Optimus G has recently broken the 1 million unit sales mark worldwide and the internal components of the phone are used to power the Google Nexus 4 but with the Optimus G[Read More…]

by 10:01 am on January 22, 2013 7 comments Carriers, News, Phones
HTC Deluxe render leaks, 1080P international phone?

HTC Deluxe render leaks, 1080P international phone?

We’ve been watching with keen interest the leaks regarding a 5″ 1080P phone from HTC for a fair while now, we saw the J Butterfly announced in Japan a few weeks ago and just the other day the US version the Droid DNA was announced for Verizon. Now EVLeaks has released this picture with the tag ‘HTC Deluxe, global edition’.[Read More…]

by 8:34 am on November 16, 2012 9 comments Phones
Ausdroid goes hands-on with the LG Nexus 4

Ausdroid goes hands-on with the LG Nexus 4

I was in Sydney yesterday to take advantage of an invitation from LG Australia. I met with Brad Reed, Senior Marketing Manager – Mobile Communications, Content and Applications and Josh Corin, Local Product Manager – Mobile Communications. We spoke for some time about some upcoming products – the Nexus 4, Optimus G, and the L-Series (which is currently on-sale). The[Read More…]

by 5:34 pm on November 8, 2012 42 comments News, Phones
LG & Qualcomm announce US event for September 19  to ‘Live Without Boundaries’

LG & Qualcomm announce US event for September 19 to ‘Live Without Boundaries’

LG & Qualcomm are inviting US Press to an event to be held on the 19th of September beginning at 8am. The event which invites attendees to ‘Live without boundaries’ is being hosted in co-operation with Qualcomm indicating that it could very possibly be to speak about and give hands on time to press for the recently announced Optimus G[Read More…]

by 8:46 am on September 14, 2012 1 comment Manufacturer, Phones