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Sony Xperia Z3 And Z3 Compact: Australian Pricing, Release Dates

The Sony Xperia Z3 and Xperia Z3 Compact go on sale in Australia very soon. (We don’t know exactly when, but more on that later.) The little pocket rocket and its plus-sized sibling will be out at all the major carriers, and thankfully Australia will be getting all the different colours — depending on when you make your purchase from.


The Samsung Galaxy S5 Price War Is Already Happening

We’re still a week away from the Samsung Galaxy S5′s Australian launch, and the price-cutting battle between telcos, online stores and retailers is already happening. If you’re willing to wait a week or two for your new phone to be shipped over from Hong Kong, you can find a great discounted deal.


Virgin Mobile Now Doubling Data On Plans

Much like rival Vodafone did a few weeks ago, Virgin Mobile has pledged to start doubling the data available to customers from now through to January.


Gizmodo Smartphone Buying Guide: Australian 4G Phone List (October 2013)

With all the telcos on the market offering 4G, it’s easy to get confused about which phone is the right one for you. Surely it’s about spending the least amount of money for the most powerful phone, right? Not necessarily. We round up all the 4G smartphones on the market to help you find the right one for you.


Virgin Finally Outs Its New iPhone Pricing

Better late than never, I guess. Virgin Mobile has outed the pricing for its the new iPhone 5s and iPhone 5c handsets. Head over to Lifehacker’s Planhacker guide to see how much you’ll shell out. It’s surprisingly competitive. [Lifehacker]



Virgin Mobile Rolls Out Auto-Alerts For Postpaid Customers

Virgin has announced it will send automatic data usage alerts via SMS to postpaid customers as part of an overhaul to its user account interface. From August, alerts will be sent to users when they near their included usage allowance each month to help them manage their spend.


Virgin Has 4G Mobile Broadband Now

Everyone’s favourite MVNO, Virgin Mobile, has been hot on the heels of every 4G announcement Optus has made for the last few months. True to form, Virgin now has a 4G mobile broadband offering that seems to work out as better value than its larger rivals can offer.


This Guy Probably Had A Crazier Weekend Than You Did

What did you get up to this weekend? Personally I played Nerf guns with my friends around my apartment for two hours (who says turning 25 means growing up?). As fun as that was, however, I guarantee you it wasn’t anywhere near as interesting as skateboarding from Sydney to Wollongong in freezing temperatures, lashing winds and fierce rains for the sheer hell of it.


Every Australian 4G Contract Mobile Phone Deal Compared

Want a super-speedy 4G mobile phone but can’t afford to buy it outright? We’ve rounded up every 4G phone available on contract in Australia so you can compare and make the best choice for your needs.


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