Unless you have been living under a rock you'll already know that the Apple iPhone 5 has been revealed to the world it all it's "smaller yet bigger" glory. A lot of reviewers have been underwhelmed by this latest iteration of the iPhone but nevertheless it does have some enhancements over the iPhone 4S. First off it has a bigger screen, basically it's a taller/longer screen than the iPhone 4/4S. Secondly it's thinner and lighter. Last of all it's got a slightly faster chip and a slightly better battery life. These are the main upgrade points of difference but you can see all the new features on the official Apple iPhone 5 website.
You may not have realised that in the same area that we are located in Westfield Chermside there are a number of excellent technical repair shops all in one great location. In the area right around our kiosk, not only can you get your phone and all sorts of mobile devices repaired by us, you can also find a massive range of cases, covers and accessories for your mobile phone if you pop next door and see the good folk at Platinum Communications. They have more accesories than you can poke a stick at! Maybe your service needs lie in either desktop computing or a faulty laptop? The team at Technica can definitely help you out.
HTC has been making big waves in the mobile phone industry for quite a few years now with innovative designs and the HTC One X is no different. Its got a myriad of cutting edge features like a whopping 720p screen (1280 x 720px), a grunty 1.5 GHz quad core processor and a 8 megapixel camera. What more could you want in a smart phone today?
We know that you want peace of mind when getting your mobile phone repaired and that's why we have now extended our warranty. We now offer a full 6 month warranty on all repairs when using genuine parts and a full 90 day warranty on all repairs that use compatible parts.
We have all heard horror stories about mobile phones catching on fire, which some seem to have been blown out of proportion with some creative headlines. However in a recent article by ZDNet (click here for the full story) a iPhone on a flight to Sydney started "spewing black smoke" and had to be put out with a fire extinguisher. After being tested is was reviled that a loose screw managed to puncture the battery casing. The screw seems to have been left loose inside the phone after a"botched screen-replacement job" by a non-authorised Apple repairer.
Samsung has been the major competitor to the Apple iPhone quite some time and the show down between the corporate giants means that the consumers are getting some amazing technology packed into their new mobile phones. As each company tries to outdo the other their smartphones get faster and slimmer.
It's finally here, the new iPad and yes it's actually called "The New iPad". Apple has made a number of steps forward with the new iPad particularly in the direction of Extreme High Definition displays. This is a great thing because with a company like Apple leading the charge we will surely start seeing new higher than HDTVs in the not so distant future. The new iPad has a host of upgrades over the iPad 2 including the processor (to run all those new pixels on the screen no doubt) and a better camera. Amazingly Apple has not included 'Siri' which made its debut on the iPhone 4S, but they have now included the 'dictate' function.
We have just launched our sister site FixMyTablet.com.au, which is focused on every related to mobile computing. So should you have any problems with your iPad, Galaxy Tab or any other Tablet PC head over there and check it out. We are running a limited time special as well which you can find on the home page!
The Samsung Galaxy S (i9000) and the Galaxy S2 (i9100) are two of the hottest selling smartphones in Australia at the moment and it's easy to see why. With a host of killer features all atop of the Android operating system, it's one fantastic package. But as with all gadgets these days, it's not immune to damage and other problems.