Post Tagged with: "Vodafone"

Carrier pricing for Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

Carrier pricing for Samsung’s Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge

Samsung’s Australian launch of the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge is underway now in Sydney, and Australian carriers are revealing their pricing for the new handsets. Pre-orders will go online at 5pm this afternoon. The phones will be available for sale on April 10 in stores. Optus Optus is first out of the gates with their pricing. They’re offering[Read More…]

by 1:54 pm on March 30, 2015 9 comments Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones
HTC One M9: Australian availability

HTC One M9: Australian availability

At their Australian launch event in Sydney, HTC has again shown off their latest high-end flagship the HTC One M9. They’ve shown off the features and spoken of the bespoke design, and of course talked about availability. The good news for everyone is that the HTC One M9 will be available from all three major carriers, with Telstra, Vodafone and[Read More…]

by 7:31 pm on March 17, 2015 19 comments Carriers, Manufacturer, News, Phones
Sony readies the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for Australian Xperia Z3 and more

Sony readies the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for Australian Xperia Z3 and more

We know the Android 5.0 Lollipop update for Sony’s Xperia range isn’t too far away, as we’ve seen it landing in India recently. However, more interestingly for us, we now have a timeframe for arrival here in Australia, thanks to Telstra’s software updates page. It looks as if mid-April is the timeframe, so a few weeks yet, but come 13[Read More…]

by 6:57 am on March 13, 2015 23 comments Manufacturer, News, OS Update, Phones
Vodafone announces their 4G+ expansion has completed

Vodafone announces their 4G+ expansion has completed

Vodafone has today announced that their carrier aggregation rollout has been completed across metropolitan areas, meshing their re-farmed 850MHz network with their existing 4G 1800MHz network to create a super fast LTE-Advanced, or as they call it 4G+ network for customers in metro areas. The new carrier aggregation gives the benefit of the low-band 850MHz network which provides better building[Read More…]

by 12:04 pm on March 12, 2015 5 comments Carriers
HTC announces the Desire 320 is arriving at Vodafone this month

HTC announces the Desire 320 is arriving at Vodafone this month

HTC has today announced that their cost effective Desire 310 handset, will be replaced this month with the Desire 320, which will be arriving in-store and online with Vodafone pre-paid. The handset is a cost effective, entry level device, which will retail for $149 when it hits stores on the 11th of March. The Desire 320 will be available in[Read More…]

by 10:24 am on March 6, 2015 0 comments Carriers, Manufacturer, Phones
Vodafone launches new pre-paid plan specifically for international calling

Vodafone launches new pre-paid plan specifically for international calling

Making the world a smaller place through ease of communications has been at the forefront of Australian carriers for the last 12 months. Vodafone has been leading the charge with their Red plans and today they’ve turned their attention to the pay-as-you-go (PAYG) pre-paid market with a new plan tailored to give better options for customers making international calls. There’s[Read More…]

by 6:04 pm on February 28, 2015 1 comment Carriers
Vodafone announces shared plans and a partnership with Stan

Vodafone announces shared plans and a partnership with Stan

Vodafone hosted a media briefing this morning at Sydney Tower to announce its new Vodafone Shared plans and a partnership with Australian video on demand streaming service, Stan. Speculation about the return of shared data plans has been around in the market for a few weeks now, but Vodafone’s new plans allow subscribers to share everything on their plan –[Read More…]

by 9:39 am on February 23, 2015 1 comment Carriers, News
GlobalGig offers mobile data roaming in 84 countries, with new 4G support

GlobalGig offers mobile data roaming in 84 countries, with new 4G support

It used to be that if you travelled the world and wanted to remain connected, you had three choices. Pay exorbitant roaming fees, carry a collection of SIM cards with you, or be a slave to cafe wireless hot spots. Vodafone Red Roaming made a big difference to that when it launched, but there is another option out there in[Read More…]

by 3:00 pm on February 17, 2015 5 comments Carriers, News
Vodafone announces successful start to Australian VoLTE trials

Vodafone announces successful start to Australian VoLTE trials

Vodafone has announced a successful beginning of its voice calls over 4G (commonly known as VoLTE or Voice over LTE). While the trials are commencing in Vodafone’s laboratory and with their field testing staff, we do have the promise of 4G calling later this year. Why does VoLTE matter? At the moment, if your phone is on 4G and you[Read More…]

by 9:33 am on February 9, 2015 3 comments Carriers, News
Vodafone is offering unlimited data and calls to selected countries on weekends for prepaid customers until the end of april

Vodafone is offering unlimited data and calls to selected countries on weekends for prepaid customers until the end of april

Love your data? Need to call people overseas? Vodafone has got a great deal for you. Starting this weekend, Vodafone is offering free data and unlimited calls to their five most popular overseas destinations every weekend until the end of April. Vodafone has removed data charges and standard international call charges to India, USA, UK, NZ and China (excludes Hong[Read More…]

by 12:46 pm on February 5, 2015 4 comments Carriers