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Ausdroid Podcast 127 – Nexus 9s all round

Ausdroid Podcast 127 – Nexus 9s all round

Welcome to episode 127 of the Ausdroid podcast! Having had a bit of time to examine our Nexus 9s (which finally arrived, for Dan and Jason), the team gives some thoughts and feelings about the device. We’re also taling about Lollipop, Material Design and the new wave of Android Wear watches! To round things out we’ve a quick discussion of[Read More…]

by 7:18 am on November 19, 2014 0 comments Android Wear, Podcast, Smartwatch
Alleged Sony Xperia Z4 LCD Touch Digitiser shows up and gets compared to the Z3

Alleged Sony Xperia Z4 LCD Touch Digitiser shows up and gets compared to the Z3

Sony is moving forward with their Xperia Z line, with what seems to be a six-monthly update cycle. With the Xperia Z3 launched in September, and if Sony sticks to the same schedule as earlier this year, we should be seeing the Xperia Z4 around Mobile World Congress(MWC) in February next year. Now a site has published pictures of what[Read More…]

by 10:04 am on November 18, 2014 15 comments Manufacturer, Phones, Rumours
SmartBand Talk (SWR-30) from Sony Australia now available to order

SmartBand Talk (SWR-30) from Sony Australia now available to order

The Sony Smartwatch 3 wasn’t the only wearable that Sony announced at IFA back in September, they also introduced an updated version of their life-logging fitness band – the Sony SmartBand Talk, offering updated capabilities including a curved 1.4″ e-paper display, as well as microphone and speaker to allow you to make and receive calls. Sony Australia has now made[Read More…]

by 10:23 am on November 16, 2014 0 comments Accessories, Manufacturer
Sony Australia lists Smartwatch 3 as ‘Coming Soon’ priced at $299

Sony Australia lists Smartwatch 3 as ‘Coming Soon’ priced at $299

The Smartwatch 3 from Sony, their first Android Wear device, was launched by Sony all the way back at IFA in September. Sony then showed it off at the Australian launch of the Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact, advising it would hit stores within 2-3 weeks, a month and a half later and the Sony Australia website has finally listed[Read More…]

by 8:35 am on November 16, 2014 0 comments Android Wear, Manufacturer
Comparing the Moto 360 to Sony’s new Smartwatch 3: There’s a clear winner

Comparing the Moto 360 to Sony’s new Smartwatch 3: There’s a clear winner

I’ve had the privilege for the last week or so of having both the Moto 360 and Sony’s new Smartwatch 3 in my hot little hands (or rather, on my wrists). I’m going to write a full review of the Sony Smartwatch 3 next week, but for now, I’d like to preview it with you and compare it against another[Read More…]

by 12:52 pm on November 14, 2014 15 comments Android Wear, Mini Reviews
Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact available from today for $499 from Sony Centres, Sony Kiosks and Sony Store Online

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact available from today for $499 from Sony Centres, Sony Kiosks and Sony Store Online

After we posted the price of the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact over the weekend, Sony Australia has today advised that the tablet is now available. The tablet will only see limited availability, with Sony advising the tablet will only be available from Sony Centres, Sony Kiosks and Sony Store Online, but Sony themselves seem quite excited about the tablet, with[Read More…]

by 9:57 am on November 10, 2014 5 comments Manufacturer, Tablets
Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact gets priced – still no release date

Sony Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact gets priced – still no release date

The release of the Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact has been the hot topic for a number of readers, disillusioned over the lack of Australian availability of the NVidia Shield tablet and the higher than expected price of the Nexus 9. Sony appears to be gearing up for the launch, last weekend asking you to register your interest in the tablet,[Read More…]

by 8:53 am on November 9, 2014 12 comments Manufacturer, Tablets
A first look at the Sony SmartWatch 3

A first look at the Sony SmartWatch 3

When we posted a week or so ago about Expansys’ availability of the Sony SmartWatch 3, we began eagerly awaiting a review device which, we understand, is on its way to us. However, Ausdroid reader Marcus Kenny decided to buy one, and has received his already. He took a quick look through his new gadget, and gave us his thoughts:[Read More…]

by and 12:01 pm on November 7, 2014 20 comments Android Wear, Mini Reviews, News
Sony shows off AOSP build of Android 5.0 on the Xperia Z1, Z2 and Z3

Sony shows off AOSP build of Android 5.0 on the Xperia Z1, Z2 and Z3

Sony has established their commitment to developing AOSP ROMs for their phones over the last couple of years, building and maintaining repositories for the vast majority of their handsets on GitHub. With the push of the Android 5.0 code to the Android Open Source Project (AOSP), today, Sony has shown off AOSP builds on the Xperia Z1, Z2 and Z3.[Read More…]

by 2:22 am on November 7, 2014 1 comment Android Development, Manufacturer, OS Update, Phones
Sony announces the Xperia C3, ‘the ultimate smartphone for selfies’ now availabile in Australia

Sony announces the Xperia C3, ‘the ultimate smartphone for selfies’ now availabile in Australia

Announced back in July, Sony Australia has finally released the Xperia C3 in Australia. Deemed the ‘ultimate smartphone for selfies’ the phone has a front-facing LED flash as well as a 5MP ‘Selfie Camera. The Xperia C3 is available from today in Sony Centres, Sony Kiosks, Sony Stores, Big W, Dick Smith, Telechoice and ‘other major retailers’ for $399. The[Read More…]

by 9:00 am on November 5, 2014 6 comments Manufacturer, Phones