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How to root the HTC One X

How to root the HTC One X

Looking to root your brand new HTC One X that you just purchased from Optus, Vodafone, Crazy John’s, Virgin or outright from somewhere? Well you’re in luck. Paul at MoDaCo has released a method to root your brand new device, and it’s fairly simple and straightforward. We’re going to tell you right now we take no responsibility for any problems[Read More…]

by 11:09 pm on April 2, 2012 10 comments News, Phones
27 March: Samsung Galaxy S II 4G launching on Telstra

27 March: Samsung Galaxy S II 4G launching on Telstra

Just a couple of weeks ago we heard rumours that the next iteration of the Samsung Galaxy S II was coming – in its 4G incarnation, on Telstra. We now have official confirmation from Telstra – it’s launching tomorrow the 27th of March 2012. Compared to the former Galaxy S II, the 4G iteration offers: Larger SuperAMOLED screen at 4.5[Read More…]

by 11:17 am on March 26, 2012 32 comments Carriers, News, Phones
HTC One S, Motorola Atrix 2 on their way to Telstra

HTC One S, Motorola Atrix 2 on their way to Telstra

A friendly tipster has sent us in this screenshot of Telstra’s internal documentation. Within the documentation is a list of phones that have been put into Siebel (Telstra’s sales system) but cannot be sold yet, which means they’re confirmed to be launching at some point in the future — the Samsung Galaxy Note is a secondary confirmation of this. On[Read More…]

by 4:47 pm on March 21, 2012 6 comments Carriers, Phones
Editorial: Where is my Ice Cream Sandwich?

Editorial: Where is my Ice Cream Sandwich?

“When will ICS be available for my device?” – It’s a question most of us have been asking each other — and our carriers — ever since Ice Cream Sandwich was announced by Google on the 19th of October last year. The wait for a software update seems to take excruciatingly long since the update must be prepared and tested[Read More…]

by 10:28 am on March 21, 2012 53 comments Carriers, News, Opinion, OS Update
Exclusive: Samsung Galaxy S II 4G launching on Telstra come March 27th, $0 on $79

Exclusive: Samsung Galaxy S II 4G launching on Telstra come March 27th, $0 on $79

It’s real, ladies and gentlemen. The Samsung Galaxy S II 4G will be launching exclusively on Telstra on the 27th of March. We’d previously reported that dummy models of the device were being shipped into Telstra stores, but now we have a confirmed released date. The picture above — sent in via our trusty source — also shows pricing of[Read More…]

by 5:05 pm on March 16, 2012 27 comments Carriers, Exclusive, News, Phones
Motorola Xoom II — Review

Motorola Xoom II — Review

Has the Xoom 2 lived up to the expectations and hype? The original Motorola Xoom was a huge step for the rapidly growing Android environment, carrying Android 3.0 Honeycomb and bringing a new “tablet friendly” operating system to users. As many did, I expected the Xoom 2 to launch with 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich: Sadly, No! When I questioned Motorola[Read More…]

by 9:55 pm on March 15, 2012 13 comments Carriers, Design, Tablets
Ice Cream Sandwich update now available for the Telstra HTC Velocity 4G

Ice Cream Sandwich update now available for the Telstra HTC Velocity 4G

Telstra have pushed out the Android 4.0.3 ‘Ice Cream Sandwich’ update to their first 4G device, the HTC Velocity 4G. As promised, it is the first HTC phone on Telstra to receive the update — HTC Sensation can’t be too far off — and can now be downloaded over the air, if you haven’t already updated. With the update you’ll[Read More…]

by 8:14 pm on March 13, 2012 34 comments Carriers, News, OS Update, Phones
Telstra flaunt the HTC One series as upcoming devices

Telstra flaunt the HTC One series as upcoming devices

Today Telstra has confirmed it will be getting 2 of the new HTC One series phones. They are keeping it under wraps to which two they will pick and I know I’m certainly curious about which One’s they could be. HTC announced 4 versions of the One series of devices at MWC. The choices are the One X which is[Read More…]

by 3:22 pm on March 5, 2012 5 comments Carriers, News, Phones
Telstra might already be testing the Galaxy S III; will have 4G, quad-core, edge-to-edge 4.8-inch HD display

Telstra might already be testing the Galaxy S III; will have 4G, quad-core, edge-to-edge 4.8-inch HD display

Well how about this for a Sunday morning rumour from Smarthouse. They’re reporting that Telstra is already testing the Samsung Galaxy S III with a release date set for a few days after the global launch date in April. Keep in mind, Smarthouse have reported some pretty horrendous stories that have never played out. Smarthouse says that Telstra’s Galaxy S[Read More…]

by 10:04 am on March 4, 2012 11 comments Carriers, Phones, Rumours
HTC Sensation series won’t get full Sense UI 4.0 experience, will get a ‘lite’ version

HTC Sensation series won’t get full Sense UI 4.0 experience, will get a ‘lite’ version

HTC have told a few sites, including recombu, that the Sensation series of devices will not be receiving Sense UI 4.0, instead it will be a ‘lite’ version dubbed Sense UI 3.6. The ‘lite’ version is said to include many of the visual aspects and performance increases as Sense UI 4.0 as they were developed side-by-side, however, HTC are obviously[Read More…]

by 10:00 am on March 3, 2012 14 comments News, Phones