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Good Deals: Get the Telstra Huawei Y530 + $20 Google Play Gift Card for $99 or  the Vodafone Smart 4 Mini 3G for $49

Good Deals: Get the Telstra Huawei Y530 + $20 Google Play Gift Card for $99 or the Vodafone Smart 4 Mini 3G for $49

This week’s Coles catalogue has a couple of Android specials available to purchase from today. The mobiles available are the Telstra prepaid Huawei Y530 that comes with a bonus $20 Google Play gift card and the Vodafone Prepaid Smart 4 Mini 3G that, according to the Vodafone website,comes with 3 Months Spotify Premium. The Spotify Premium subscription is worth $12[Read More…]

by 12:38 pm on January 28, 2015 1 comment Phones, Sale
HTC One Mini 2 – Review

HTC One Mini 2 – Review

HTC has always had an edge when it comes to hardware design. Their phones, have consistently won awards, with last years HTC One (M7) taking home a slew of awards throughout the year. The HTC One (M8) followed in its footsteps improving on the design and again has been an industry leader when it comes to design. HTC released small(mini)[Read More…]

by 8:30 am on January 24, 2015 5 comments Carriers, News, Phones, Reviews
Telstra Nexus owners are now receiving their Lollipop update.

Telstra Nexus owners are now receiving their Lollipop update.

In the wake of Google finally releasing Android 5.0 for Nexus devices in November, it emerged that Telstra customers weren’t receiving the Over The Air (OTA) updates on their Nexus 4 or Nexus 5’s. Customers who had patiently waited for the update watched the theoretical two week rollout window come and go, with nothing received. Intrepid Nexus fans found that[Read More…]

by 2:59 pm on January 23, 2015 13 comments Carriers, OS Update, Phones
Watch 360° video of the Sydney New Years Fireworks display from Drone perspective in the Telstra app with Google Cardboard

Watch 360° video of the Sydney New Years Fireworks display from Drone perspective in the Telstra app with Google Cardboard

Telstra’s New Years app, which launched last month was tied in with Google’s Cardboard virtual reality platform, with a limited offer shipping Cardboard headsets out to people lucky enough to get in early. This morning, Telstra has updated the app, with a 360° video of the Sydney New Years Fireworks display taken from a drone which you can view with[Read More…]

by 5:29 pm on January 1, 2015 1 comment Apps
Telstra announces 4GX has hit 600 new towns and suburbs this week

Telstra announces 4GX has hit 600 new towns and suburbs this week

Optus announced their new 700MHz sites, late last night, but they aren’t the only carrier extending their 700MHz LTE network. Telstra today has announced with the ACMA license for the 700MHz network now in effect, they will be switching on 4GX 700MHz coverage in a 600 sites across Australia, extending the trial areas they’ve been working on throughout the year.[Read More…]

by 2:05 pm on January 1, 2015 4 comments Carriers
Good Deal: Buy a Telstra Rush Pre-paid for $39 from Coles, get a bonus $20 Google Play Gift Card

Good Deal: Buy a Telstra Rush Pre-paid for $39 from Coles, get a bonus $20 Google Play Gift Card

If you’re in the market for a post Christmas tech bargain, there are a few out there, and here’s another. Coles is offering the Telstra Rush Pre-Paid mobile for $39 and throwing in a $20 Google Play gift card if purchased in the same transaction. The Telstra Rush, is a rebranded ZTE T792, and comes with fairly similar specs to[Read More…]

by 2:41 pm on December 31, 2014 4 comments Carriers, Phones
Good Deal: Grab a Telstra Tempo for $24.50 from Officeworks and get $20 in Google Play credit via redemption

Good Deal: Grab a Telstra Tempo for $24.50 from Officeworks and get $20 in Google Play credit via redemption

If you’re on the lookout for a low-end handset for a family member, then Officeworks and Telstra have a pretty good deal for you. Officeworks are selling the Telstra Tempo, the rebranded ZTE T815, for just $24.50. The Telstra Tempo falls under the current Telstra promotion, which offers $20 of Google Play credit when you purchase selected handsets. Simply purchase[Read More…]

by 7:58 pm on December 26, 2014 11 comments Carriers, Deal, Manufacturer, Phones
UPDATE: HTC & Telstra pushing out final fix for M7 issues

UPDATE: HTC & Telstra pushing out final fix for M7 issues

Late last week, we were advised by Telstra that owners of the original HTC One (M7) have apparently been experiencing issues with their handsets after the latest update pushed out to their phones. Audio problems have included being unable to hear callers and other similar issues. Overnight, Telstra has begun sending out text messages to HTC One (M7) owners advising them of[Read More…]

by 1:22 pm on December 24, 2014 1 comment Manufacturer, News, OS Update, Phones
LG wants to tempt you into a G3 in time for Christmas with festive bonuses

LG wants to tempt you into a G3 in time for Christmas with festive bonuses

The LG G3 is still sitting at the top of the pile for one the best smartphones this year. It’s a great handset with some truly class leading hardware and LG has done a pretty great job with the software, now LG has teamed up with retailers around Australia to tempt you into buying a handset in time for Christmas.[Read More…]

by 11:21 am on December 22, 2014 9 comments Manufacturer, Phones
Yes, Telstra IS now delivering your Nexus update

Yes, Telstra IS now delivering your Nexus update

After being caught blocking Over-The-Air updates to all Nexus devices – even ones not purchased from them – Telstra has seemingly performed a backpedal, and is now allowing updates – at least the recently released Android 5.0.1 update anyway. A number of Ausdroid readers (Adrian, Lester, John, Shano plus many, many more) are reporting that they are now receiving the[Read More…]

by 2:42 pm on December 19, 2014 21 comments News