Pixel 2 release plagued by flaws

Pixel 2 release plagued by flaws
The new Google Pixel 2 boasts impressive specifications, with an eight-core Snapdragon 835 processor, 12MP rear camera and 4GB of RAM. However, while reviews have been positive overall, several users have experienced major flaws with their new phones, the news of which could harm Google's sales.The first of these is 'screen burn', which refers to images on a screen becoming permanently imprinted on the display.…

Apple iPhone X on sale, but is there enough to go around?

Apple iPhone X on sale, but is there enough to go around?
Some Apple fans will have been waiting months for the announcement that the iPhone X is at last available for pre-order. Customers can now purchase the device from Apple's website; however, there have been issues already, with some suggesting that the popular smartphone has already sold more units than Apple can supply. The device officially became available for pre-order on October 26th at 6pm AEDT,…

Data charges may cost Australians $259 million

Data charges may cost Australians $259 million
Do you regularly go over your monthly mobile data allowance? It can be difficult to keep track, and even if you know you're out of data you might still need to check your email or social media accounts and rack up the charges that way. According to a new report, this is a more common problem than you might think; and it is costing Australians…

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…

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…