Huawei Mate 10 to come with innovative AI

Huawei Mate 10 to come with innovative AI
Chinese smartphone giant Huawei has announced the release of its new offerings: the Mate 10 and the Mate 10 Pro. While the company has not yet reached the heights of Apple or Samsung, these new handsets may well be set to tip the balance thanks to an innovative new chip that allows for some impressive AI.The phones will run on Huawei's Kirin 970 chipset, which…

Huawei’s new mid-range phone features high-end spec

Huawei’s new mid-range phone features high-end spec
Chinese smartphone giant Huawei has announced a new, mid-range phone for the Australian consumer. The Huawei Nova 2i comes with a price tag of $499; however, astute consumers have noticed that the device contains a surprising amount of technology for what it costs.Despite being aimed at the mid-tier smartphone market - rather than targeting the upper echelons of the industry and competing with the likes…

Would you switch phone for $1 million?

Would you switch phone for $1 million?
Most people are brand-loyal to some extent, but how much would it take for you to abandon your favourite phone? That's the question one company has been asking Australians, with some surprising results.MyDiscountDeals.com conducted a survey of over 1,500 Australians between the ages of 18 and 74 about their phone preferences, particularly with the new iPhone X coming out. The results showed that it would…

LG to release V30+ in Australia

LG to release V30+ in Australia
Australian consumers have so far missed out on the LG V30, as the manufacturer has no plans to release its flagship handset Down Under. However, the South Korean firm has decided to treat us to its slightly better V30+ model instead, which will be headed to Australian stores at some point in November this year.This is great news for consumers, although the V30+ isn't hugely…

Nokia to roll out 3310 3G in Australia

Nokia to roll out 3310 3G in Australia
Nokia has confirmed it's to roll out a 3G version of its iconic Nokia 3310 handset in the coming months.The company recently unveiled a reboot of the handset, complete with its famous number pads and games such as Snake.However, the phone relies on 2.5G connectivity, which is being phased out in many parts of the world. As a result, people in places such as Australia…

Are the days of extravagant Apple launches over?

Are the days of extravagant Apple launches over?
What springs to mind when you think about the day a new iPhone comes out? For many of us, it will be the buzz and excitement among an expectant crowd. Every time the latest model is released, hundreds of people will head to their local Apple store, hoping to be among the first to bag a state-of-the-art iPhone.The launch of the handset becomes a media event…

Is your smartphone addiction putting you at risk?

Is your smartphone addiction putting you at risk?
Have you ever stopped to think about how often you check your smartphone? Probably not, as it's often a natural impulse done without any thought at all, in almost any situation.Bored at work? Half-watching the telly? Checking your phone seems like the most natural way to pass an idle moment, doesn't it?And while there's nothing wrong with that in itself, there will always be people…

Could Aussies end up paying over the odds for the Apple iPhone X?

Could Aussies end up paying over the odds for the Apple iPhone X?
All eyes have been on Apple this week as it unveiled its long-awaited iPhone 8 and then surprised us with the new iPhone X.The handset offers a whole range of exciting features, from Face ID, an impressive dual camera system and a super-fast A11 Bionic chip with a neural engine.Apple's iPhone X also marks the fulfilment of the company's ambition to create a handset that…