Oppo announces Australian availability for Find X

Oppo announces Australian availability for Find X
Chinese smartphone manufacturer Oppo has confirmed it is bringing its flagship Find X smartphone to Australia, with the premium device now available in stores.The Find X is on sale exclusively through JB Hi-Fi and will cost $1,099. For this, buyers will get 128GB of storage space, 8GB of RAM and a Snapdragon 845 processor.However, the biggest attraction for many users is likely to  be its…

Motorola unveils new P30 – or is it an iPhone?

Motorola unveils new P30 – or is it an iPhone?
Motorola has officially launched its latest mid-range Android device, the P30, in China, with the device set to offer features including a 6.2-inch almost bezel-less screen, a Snapdragon 636 processor and up to 128 GB of storage space.However, what's catching many reviewers' eyes is not what's underneath the surface of the P30, but what it looks like on the outside. Indeed, many commentators have observed…

Nokia 3.1 set to arrive in Australia next month

Nokia 3.1 set to arrive in Australia next month
HMD Global has confirmed that the budget Nokia 3.1 smartphone, featuring Android One, is set to arrive in Australia next month.The handset, which was unveiled earlier this year alongside the Nokia 5.1 and 2.1, is the fourth device from Nokia to be part of the Android One family, which offers a streamlined, stock Android experience without any of the added apps and skins that third-party…

Folding Samsung set to break cover in January – report

Folding Samsung set to break cover in January – report
One of the most anticipated upcoming phones is surely the much-promised folding handset from Korean manufacturer Samsung. In a world where almost every maker is offering variations on the theme of the familiar shiny rectangle, the arrival of the Galaxy X could be a major shakeup for the sector.But while we're still officially in the dark about when we'll finally get to see the folding…

Gaming-focused Razer Phone hits Australia

Gaming-focused Razer Phone hits Australia
Australian mobile gamers can now purchase the Razer Phone, a new Android smartphone that's been optimised to deliver the best possible gaming performance.The first ever smartphone from Razer - a brand usually known for premium peripherals and accessories for PC gamers - was originally announced last year, but has now become available in Australia for the first time, with JB Hi-Fi selling the device for…

Oppo confirms early July launch for R15 and R15 Pro in Australia

Oppo confirms early July launch for R15 and R15 Pro in Australia
Oppo recently caught the attention of the global press with the unveiling of its all-screen Find X smartphone, but Australian consumers have been well aware of the Chinese brand's commitment to quality smartphones for a number of years now.The company has now announced that it will be expanding its Australian mobile range further in the coming weeks with the launch of the R15 and R15…

Alcatel to launch four affordable smartphones this August

Alcatel to launch four affordable smartphones this August
Alcatel has always been one of the most reliable suppliers of capable yet affordable smartphones for the Australian market, and the company is now looking to build on that by launching four new handsets later this year.The Alcatel 1C, 1, 1X and 3V will all hit stores in August and retail for less than $200, meaning users can expect to receive many of the best…

New reports confirm design overhaul for Google Pixel 3

New reports confirm design overhaul for Google Pixel 3
Google's next generation of Pixel smartphones have been the subject of much discussion over the last few months, with rumours suggesting they are likely to reinvent the Pixel formula in a number of important ways.Reports emerging over the last few days have added further credence to this assumption, providing evidence that the Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL will be adopting the "notch" design principle…