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How to root the HTC One XL (generic / Telstra)

How to root the HTC One XL (generic / Telstra)

After reviewing the HTC One XL, I decided that I may as well root it seeing as though there’s currently no way to unlock the bootloader officially and unofficially. It was actually one of the easiest phones to root — at least it was for me. Just download the needed files, follow the instructions, and you’re done! This process works[Read More…]

by 7:30 am on May 21, 2012 19 comments News, Phones
HTC One XL — Review

HTC One XL — Review

HTC has upped its game from the One X to the LTE-enabled One XL and it’s worth every cent. The HTC One XL isn’t a design we’ve never seen before; it’s the HTC One X with a few tweaks. Well, by “tweaks”, we mean some pretty awesome under-the-hood changes. It picks up where the One X left off, but has[Read More…]

by 7:30 am on May 21, 2012 34 comments Phones, Reviews
Samsung Australia support site confirms Galaxy S III for Vodafone, Optus, and possibly a 4G version for Telstra

Samsung Australia support site confirms Galaxy S III for Vodafone, Optus, and possibly a 4G version for Telstra

Well how about this. Our own Matty Booth pointed out to me that on Samsung’s support site it lists versions of the Galaxy S III that are going to launch. Lo and behold there are versions for Vodafone (VAU), Optus (OPS) and a few versions for Telstra (TEL). The GT-i9300 is just the basic Galaxy S III and from the[Read More…]

by 5:08 pm on May 18, 2012 19 comments Carriers, News, Phones
Ice Cream Sandwich update for HTC Sensation on Telstra delayed due to issues found in testing

Ice Cream Sandwich update for HTC Sensation on Telstra delayed due to issues found in testing

Although the HTC Sensation on Telstra was expected to be updated to Ice Cream Sandwich sometime this month, it was then pushed back to later this month / early June. Now the latest news from Telstra suggests an even later roll-out in June. Why? Well it seems as though issues were found in the update by Telstra and now HTC[Read More…]

by 8:11 pm on May 15, 2012 11 comments News, OS Update, Phones
MobiCity now selling the HTC One XL, beats Telstra at their own game

MobiCity now selling the HTC One XL, beats Telstra at their own game

While Telstra might have delayed the launch of the HTC One XL until sometime in June, MobiCity have beaten them at their own game by offering the device for purchase right now. The HTC One XL comes in black and works on all Australian 3G networks, but most importantly it works on Testra 4G LTE network on 1800MHz. The main[Read More…]

by 4:35 pm on May 14, 2012 29 comments News, Phones
Telstra’s HTC One XL may have been delayed until the middle of June

Telstra’s HTC One XL may have been delayed until the middle of June

Take this with a huge grain of salt, but we’ve been hearing from a few people — and it’s been posted on Telstra’s own community forums — that the HTC One XL for Telstra may have been delayed until the middle of June (next month). We’ve heard no definitive reason for the delay, but it has been widely speculated that[Read More…]

by 9:13 am on May 11, 2012 14 comments Carriers, Phones, Rumours
Getting the Samsung Galaxy S III in Australia

Getting the Samsung Galaxy S III in Australia

The amount of hype that has built up around the Galaxy S III launch has been pretty big, I’ve had a number of people who have shown no interest in mobile phones previously asking me what the Galaxy S III would have hardware wise. So this morning, I was kind of expecting to see a signup page from each of[Read More…]

by 11:38 am on May 4, 2012 29 comments Carriers, News, Phones
Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich update now rolling out to the Samsung Galaxy S II on Telstra

Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich update now rolling out to the Samsung Galaxy S II on Telstra

More Samsung news, yay! From all the people sending us emails, tweets and various other forms of communication, we can confirm that the Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich update is ready to be applied to your Samsung Galaxy S II from Telstra. The update doesn’t appear to be available for download over-the-air, so you’ll need to connect your Galaxy S[Read More…]

by 9:48 pm on April 26, 2012 41 comments Carriers, News, OS Update, Phones
Confirmed: Samsung Galaxy Note launching on Telstra come April 24th, $0 on $99, $864 outright

Confirmed: Samsung Galaxy Note launching on Telstra come April 24th, $0 on $99, $864 outright

It turns out the previous speculated release date of the Samsung Galaxy Note was wrong, but close. We’ve got solid sources that have just given us the release date of April 24th, as well as pricing: $20 on $59 $10 on $79 $0 on $99 $0 on $129 Outright: $864 As we assumed, you will be forking out more to[Read More…]

by 12:58 pm on April 14, 2012 54 comments Carriers, News, Phones, Tablets
Mobile FOXTEL now available for download on the Play Store for Telstra users only

Mobile FOXTEL now available for download on the Play Store for Telstra users only

Being a Telstra user myself, I have dabbled in the crud that is Mobile FOXTEL, and today when checking out what Telstra recommends on the Play Store, I found that Foxtel MOBILE is now available for download. Before now it has only been available pre-installed on some devices, or you could download it from an obscure Telstra website. Now —[Read More…]

by 7:58 am on April 5, 2012 5 comments Apps, Carriers, News