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  1. TThompson


    Just in from Australia! Hoping to gain some insight on the various issues and bugs I find on many devices. Cheers :)
  2. jasontech742

    Buy a new Samsung S21 Ultra

    Hi, I am Jason, I've been brought a Samsung S21 Ultra by wisemkt. it's a good phone it's used in really smooth rather than other series of Samsung S. it had a great autofocus camera. and a large battery for using a long time. It's a really good experience to buy this mobile.
  3. Android News

    Australian carrier, Telstra, announces support for RCS messaging

    Telstra has announced that the carrier now supports Rich Communication Service (RCS) messaging.
  4. Android News

    BlackBerry Keyone Black Edition now available in Australia

    The BlackBerry Keyone Black Edition smartphone is steadily making its way to more countries around the world. The latest market it has entered is Australia, where the model is currently available through retailer JB Hi-Fi. It runs for AUD 899.
  5. Android News

    Actions on Google is now available for the Australian Google Assistant

    Developers in Australia can now develop new actions for the Google Assistant.
  6. Android News

    The OnePlus 5 comes to Australia on August 29th

    OnePlus has confirmed that the OnePlus 5 will launch in Australia on August 29th.
  7. Android News

    Google Home and Wifi will launch in Australia July 20th

    Google Home and Google WiFi will launch July 20th in Australia. Google Home will be available for $199 AUD ($157.05 USD) from the Google Store, JB Hi-Fi, Harvey Norman, Officeworks, The Good Guys, Telstra, Optus, and Qantas Store. Wifi will go for $199 AUD for a single-pack and $499 AUD...
  8. Android News

    Pandora is shutting down in both New Zealand and Australia

    Pandora was largely a US-only company but they did previously launch in both New Zealand as well as Australia. However, it's now being reported that its co-founder and CEO Tim Westergren is stepping down and becoming a US-only company.
  9. Android News

    A new Android Pay promo in Australia includes up to 200,000 prizes

    Google is trying to get more people in Australia to use Android Pay so the company has announced a new promotion. This promotion has you just using Android Pay, but is said to come with up to 200,000 prizes totaling $1.6 million.
  10. Android News

    Samsung Pay now supports 38 additional banks in Australia

    Samsung has announced it has expanded service to 38 additional banks in Australia. Despite the new additions, Samsung Pay still doesn't support as many banks as Apple Pay and Android Pay.
  11. Android News

    The Commonwealth Bank is rumored to be testing new tap to pay features

    Not everyone wants to jump on the Android Pay bandwagon and it seems as if the Commonwealth Bank of Australia would rather do things on their own. A rumor has just started circulating that says the bank is testing some tap to pay features for their own Commonwealth application.
  12. Android News

    Huawei might be trying to dodge 2 year warranty obligation in Australia

    A new post on reddit details how Huawei might be trying to dodge their warranty obligations in the country by moving up the warranty date on the Nexus 6P.
  13. Android News

    Google Home is coming to Canada, Australia, France, Germany, and Japan later this year

    Today, it was announced that Google Home will be launching in 5 new countries later this year. These new countries that were announced include Canada, Australia, France, Germany, and Japan.
  14. Android News

    Australian Galaxy S6 units to get Nougat soon

    Optus and Vodafone in Australia are soon set to deliver Nougat to Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge owners. The company's support website hints at its impending release.
  15. Android News

    LG G6 will arrive in Australia on March 28 on the Telstra network

    A new report from AusDroid says Telstra network users in Australia can expect the phone to be available starting on March 28. The phone will be exclusive to Telstra in the country.
  16. Android News

    Android Nougat comes to the Australian HTC 10

    One Reddit user from Australia has shared a screenshot showing the Android 7.0 Nougat has arrived on their HTC 10.
  17. Android News

    The world's first Gigabit LTE network has been launched in Australia

    Telstra has introduced the world's first Gigabit LTE network in Australia. The carrier showed download speeds of over 930Mbps and uploads of over 130MBps.
  18. Android News

    Oppo brings the R9s to Australia for $450

    The Oppo R9s is finally available in Australia. The phone is being sold for AUD 600 ($450) and can be picked up from JB Hi-Fi, Optus, Woolworths Mobile, Vodafone and Virgin Mobile.
  19. Android News

    iHeartRadio launches in Australia and New Zealand

    iHeartRadio is now available to those in Australia and New Zealand with this latest update. The update also brings a new round launcher icon for those with launchers that support round icons.
  20. Android News

    The Australian Nexus 6P will get the January security update on January 4th

    Vodafone has confirmed the Nexus 6P will be updated with the January security update on January 4th. The update's build number will be "N4F26I" and will bump the patch level to January 5.
  21. Android News

    Australian carrier, Optus, has started testing Android Nougat for the Galaxy A5 (2016)

    Optus has announced it has started testing Android Nougat for the Galaxy A5 (2016). The update is expected to be released by the end of January 2017.
  22. Android News

    The Vodafone Galaxy S7 in Australia will be getting Android 7.0 Nougat

    It has been revealed that the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge will be on Android 7.0 Nougat, and not Android 7.1, once the latest software has been released.
  23. Android News

    Leak suggests Vodafone Australia is testing the Nougat update for the Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge

    An image has leaked that is said to be the current update schedule for Vodafone Australia. If true, we can see that the carrier is currently in the middle of testing the Nougat OTA update for both the Galaxy S7 and the Galaxy S7 Edge.
  24. Android News

    Australian users can now add Westpac cards to Android Pay

    Back in May, we were told that Android Pay support would be coming to Westpac for people who live in Australia. We only have a few weeks left in the year, but now it's been confirmed that Westpac customers can now add their cards to the Android Pay application.
  25. Android News

    Report: Samsung is not allowing some Galaxy Note 7 owners in Australia to connect to their carrier

    Samsung has been trying to get people all across the world to return their Galaxy Note 7 smartphone due to safety concerns. However, some people have refused to do this, and now a report out of Australia says Samsung is preventing some Galaxy Note 7 customers from connecting to their wireless...