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Maintenance update rolling out to Samsung Galaxy S III

Maintenance update rolling out to Samsung Galaxy S III

Samsung have today pushed out a maintenance update to its flagship Galaxy S III which is said to improve stability and overall performance for Android 4.0.4. We heard back from users who have received the update — which has rolled out to Optus, Telstra, Virgin and generic Galaxy S IIIs so far — who have said that the ROM/Kernel has[Read More…]

by 12:46 pm on July 11, 2012 18 comments News, OS Update, Phones
Optus’s HTC One V stock recalled from stores (updated)

Optus’s HTC One V stock recalled from stores (updated)

We’ve been informed by a trusted source of ours that the HTC One V stock that was to be sold by Optus — the device hasn’t launched or been announced yet — has been recalled. We aren’t yet able to confirm the reasoning behind the recall, but we do know this is going to push back the release date of[Read More…]

by 11:54 am on June 30, 2012 1 comment Carriers, News, Phones
HTC One S to launch on Virgin, Optus, Telstra in July

HTC One S to launch on Virgin, Optus, Telstra in July

Just as we reported earlier in the week, the HTC One S will indeed be launching on not only Virgin and Optus, but also Telstra. The mid-ranged device will call Optus and Virgin home from July 2nd (Monday) and will then make its way to Telstra on July 17th. Optus will be offering the One S for $0 on their[Read More…]

by 5:53 pm on June 28, 2012 0 comments Carriers, News, Phones
HTC One S launching July 1st on Virgin Mobile’s Big Plan 39?

HTC One S launching July 1st on Virgin Mobile’s Big Plan 39?

We’ve received a tip-off from persons familiar with the matter suggesting that the HTC One S will be launching on Virgin Mobile come July 1st. While the idea of a launch on Virgin is completely plausible, a Sunday launch date isn’t. Perhaps we’ll see it launch during the week of July 1st instead. Our source has said that pricing will[Read More…]

by 9:14 am on June 27, 2012 1 comment Carriers, Phones, Rumours
Plan Comparison: Samsung Galaxy S III on Optus, Telstra, Vodafone, Crazy John’s, Virgin

Plan Comparison: Samsung Galaxy S III on Optus, Telstra, Vodafone, Crazy John’s, Virgin

Want to know which carrier is offering great value on the brand new Samsung Galaxy S III? Take a look at our always awesome table comparing the major telcos and their similarly priced plans. Remember, you have to take into account your own personal preference, each networks capabilities in your area and all that wonderful stuff before coming to a[Read More…]

by 7:30 am on June 1, 2012 35 comments Carriers, News, Phones, Sale
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
Confirmed: Samsung Galaxy Note headed to Optus, Virgin in mid-March

Confirmed: Samsung Galaxy Note headed to Optus, Virgin in mid-March

Our tipster has sent us through confirmation of the Galaxy Note on Optus in the form of the Allphone catalogue. The device is indeed launching in mid-March on Optus’ $79 cap. Virgin will also be picking up the device around about the same time, no doubt on a pricing scheme to undercut Optus. For that price, are there still any[Read More…]

by 9:00 pm on March 2, 2012 16 comments News, Phones, Tablets
Rumour: Optus and Virgin have a Galaxy Note release date of mid-March, free on $79 cap (update!)

Rumour: Optus and Virgin have a Galaxy Note release date of mid-March, free on $79 cap (update!)

Confirmed: We have confirmation that Optus and Virgin Mobile will be launching the Samsung Galaxy Nexus. Release date is mid-March. We’ve received a tip off that Optus and Virgin Mobile are planning to release the Samsung Galaxy Note in the middle of this month. The tipster said that pricing is set at $0 on a $79 cap, which to us[Read More…]

by 9:16 am on March 2, 2012 8 comments Carriers, Phones, Rumours, Tablets
Android 2.3.5 update for HTC Incredible S from Optus rolling out now

Android 2.3.5 update for HTC Incredible S from Optus rolling out now

Optus and HTC are today rolling out the Android 2.3.5 update for the HTC Incredible S which bumps Sense UI up to version 3.0 with a few new UI tweaks and performance increases to boot. As always we recommend charging your device up to full (or close to) and downloading the update over a stable Wi-Fi connection. You can start[Read More…]

by 10:53 am on January 6, 2012 68 comments News, Phones
Samsung Galaxy Nexus on Vodafone announced with pricing, order now!

Samsung Galaxy Nexus on Vodafone announced with pricing, order now!

Here we go, the flood gates have opened. Vodafone has just tweeted that the Galaxy Nexus is now available for pre-order and is launching at $5 on the $59 Cap. The cap offers $750 of Calls and 2GB of data. If you order the device now you’ll receive it before the 16th of December, a fair chunk of time before[Read More…]

by 5:32 pm on December 9, 2011 14 comments Carriers, News, Phones