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    Microsoft has announced a new model of the Surface Go that will feature LTE (4G) for mobile connectivity wherever you go. The new Surface Go with 4G will be available in Australia from November 22.  While you may be wondering why you wouldn’t just tether from your mobile, the answer is...
  • OPPO readies 5G device for 2019, achieves 1.4Gbps/160Mbps in testing

    OPPO announced yesterday that they have successfully completed the first 5G testing on a mobile device in Australia. This important milestone has been reached ahead of a commercial launch of 5G smartphones in 2019. OPPO has been at the forefront of 5G technology since the standard began development in...
  • TicWatch C2 announced

    Mobvoi Inc. have announced their second smartwatch, the TicWatch C2 (Classic) today at a launch event in London. Global pre-orders now live and available for purchase the first week of December. TicWatch C2 details As a successor to Mobvoi’s first smartwatch, the TicWatch C2 is a Wear OS by Google...
  • Huawei Mate20 Pro AI is streets ahead of Not Hotdog

    While my review of the Huawei Mate20 Pro is already up, one of the features I’m really enjoying is the camera’s ability to detect objects in the real world using AI.  The Computer Vision system works by firing up the camera app, selecting the standard Photo mode and tapping...
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    Huawei have a new flagship phone and it’s brilliant. Building on the success of the P20 Pro and the Mate 10 Pro last year, the Mate 20 Pro features an absolutely stunning full-face display with curved edges. Built right into that gorgeous 6.39″ OLED display (running 3120 x 1440)...
  • DJI’s Phantom 4 RTK is the most accurate low altitude mapping solution

    Drones are serious business. Sure they’re fun for consumers, but there’s a very business-orientated part of DJI’s business and that’s enabling drones to be used for aerial imaging technology and today they’ve announced the global rollout of the Phantom 4 RTK. This version of the Phantom 4 is a...
  • Razer announce Phone 2, Blade 15

    Today Razer’s Gaming Keynote featured a number of new product announcements. Razer’s offering to the market is clear, focus on one key demographic, gamers and make devices that delight them.  Razer Phone 2 is faster, as much as 30% faster than the original version, featuring a Qualcomm 845 Snapdragon,...
  • Facebook Portal should have been delivered by Skype years ago

    This week, Facebook introduced a new connected device for your home (albeit US-only for now), Facebook Portal and Portal+ which focuses on connecting you to others, hands-free, with an appliance-style device. While hardware is new for Facebook, it aligns with the vision to connect the world.   Facebook’s Portal contains...
  • Intel’s new Core i9 chips enable gaming, streaming and capturing simultaneously

    Intel have announced the world’s best gaming processor, the 9th generation Core i9-9900K. It’s designed with one single focus, be bloody fast! If you’re in the market for a new processor, you should consider this before making your decision as preorders for the new processor begin today. The new processor...
  • Show us your Bathurst setup

    This weekend is the biggest weekend in Australian Motorsport with the world-famous race around the mountain, Bathurst 1000. The event sees tens of thousands flock to the event in person, but not everyone can make it there, many of us watch it at home.  For the first time this...
  • Review: Tile Pro and Tile Mate, adds replaceable batteries

    Tile is a great little product that does one thing great.. it locates your most prized possessions. By attaching the Tile to your keys, your bag, your suitcase, or even your pet, you can locate it anywhere in the world thanks to a network of Tiles talking to each...
  • Razer’s new Nari headsets feature comfort technology

    Gaming peripheral maker Razer have introduced a new set of headphones. The Razer Nari is available in three versions – Razer Nari Ultimate, Nari, and Nari Essential. Razer says the Nari Ultimate was engineered with comfort technology, featuring cooling gel ear cushions that keep gamers feeling cooler for long...
  • GoPro HERO 7 Black kills shaky video, pre-order now

    GoPro have announced their latest edition of the action sports camera. The HERO 7 features ‘hypersmooth video’ which uses a combination of hardware and software smarts to make your video look like it was shot with a steadicam.  The HERO 7 comes in 3 models, the Black, Silver and...
  • Review: Hisense Series 9 65″ 4K ULED TV, a premium TV that competes with the best

    When it comes to buying a new TV, most Australians are great at comparing specs and when it comes to the premium end of the market, you'll be making a significant financial investment in a TV that's likely to be on your wall for the next 5-10 years. With...
  • Telstra, Optus and Vodafone pricing for Apple iPhone Xs and XsMax released

    If you want the latest and greatest iPhone, you’re probably comfortable with paying around A$100 per month, but if you want the newest iPhones, the iPhone Xs and iPhone XsMax, then get ready to grow you mobile budget.  This afternoon pre-orders went live and below are the prices broken...
  • Amazon’s Alexa Announcements goes live in Australia

    Alexa Announcements has landed in Australia, meaning Aussies can now use their Alexa-enabled devices as a one-way intercom system to share quick, broad messages with the whole family. Simply say to your Alexa-enabled device, “Alexa, announce dinner is ready,” and “Dinner is ready” will be announced in your voice...
  • Samsung reveals 8K QLEDs that use AI upscaling at IFA 2018

    Samsung are showing off their 8K QLED panels at IFA 2018. The unveiling of the Q900R QLED 8K complete with 8K AI Upscaling reveals it’ll be available in 4 screen sizes (65”, 75”, 82” and 85”). This upscaling answers the most immediate question of where owners would get content...
  • Sonos Amp v2 announced

    The Sonos Amp was well overdue for a refresh and has now got one. The second generation Amp is now black, wider, deeper but still aims to service the same need, to be a home audio hub that powers traditional wired speakers with sound from nearly any source. It...

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