Moto X heading to Australia in the next few weeks

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Great news for Australians who are still awaiting the launch of the Moto X since it seems Motorola have decided to release it down under in the next few weeks, a full seven months after the United States, and 2 months after the UK. Motorola state that customers will be able to purchase either ...

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Motorola announces multitude of updates, including “KitKat sweetness” for Canada and Australia

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Motorola took to its blog yesterday to announce that despite the chilly weather, it’s not preventing its engineers from churning out software updates. Among the updates are a new “Motorola Gallery”, offering an enhanced UI with faster navigation, a streamlined album drawer and ...

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Telstra Launching HTC Velocity, Australia’s first 4G LTE Smartphone

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Almost 2 months ago, AT&T officially launched the HTC Vivid 4G LTE smart phone which was previously known as the HTC Holiday. It’s an awesome device featuring a crisp display with a dual-core goodness. The Holiday is now headed to Australia where Telstra is launching it as ...

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Telstra opens Androidland; becomes the Willy Wonka of Android

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Someone pinch me because I must be dreaming! Australian telecommunications and media company Telstra has become the Willy Wonka of Android and opened up what may be the greatest store EVAR — Androidland! Designed by Telstra in collaboration with Google and handset makers Samsung, HTC, ...

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Telstra Wants in on Android, Launching Galaxy S II and XOOM Next Month?

Motorola is currently leading the Honeycomb race, thanks to their Motorola XOOM, and now it looks it’s landing in Australia, as Ausdroid is reporting that Telstra will be launching the Motorola XOOM in Australia next month. No word on the price at the moment, but I think the contract ...

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Huawei Unveils IDEOS X5, X6 for Australian Market

Earlier this week, Huawei announced a pair of new Android-based smart phones in their IDEOS product line.  Running Android 2.2, the new IDEOS X5 and X6 will ultimately end up in Australia, although timing and pricing have yet to be made available.  The X5 features a 3.8-inch touch screen, 1GHz ...

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“Andy” Hits the Aussie Streets of Sydney

Our favourite friend, “Andy” (Or Bugdroid to our European friends) was recently spotted on the streets of Sydney, Australia sporting a red make over and wearing a Vodafone logo.  The goal is to have the mascot go around town and make sure the locals know about Vodafone and the ...

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Tattoo and Hero Arrive in Australia

Android fans living in the land down under will be happy to know that HTC has announced the Hero and Tattoo for distribution at Harvey Norman locations around the country.  In an exclusive deal with the retailer, Harvey Norman will carry the Hero for AUD $799 ($754 US) and Tattoo at  AUD $599 ...

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ABORT! Agora Pro Gets Pulled at Last Minute

Gosh darnit Kogan!  We were this close to seeing your handset hit the market in the next weeks and then you had to go and do this!  The Agora Pro has been indefinitely delayed. The Agora (Pro) has got a last minute yank from the assembly lines so that it can be redesigned to ensure... Read More

Is HTC’s Next Android Handset a Palm Pre Killer?

Boy that didn’t take long. Coming right out of last week’s CES show, everybody was talking about how wonderful Palm’s new device, and OS is. There was an awful lot of pressure on the company to come out with something innovative as they risk heading the way of the dodo bird. ...

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Kogan’s Agora Officially Becomes Australia’s First, World’s Second Android Handset

Making good on the rumors from a few weeks ago, Kogan has officially announced the first Android handsets to be released in Australia.  Two models of the handset called the Agora and Agora Pro will be launched on January 29th, 2009 at prices of $299 and $399 respectively. Unlocked.  Not quite ...

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