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.
One of the strongest players in the mobile phone market at the moment is HTC and with good reason. HTC has a reputation for cutting edge designs with excellent functionality and they don't limit their phones to just one Operating System(OS) choice.
Apple has announced to the world that the anticipated iPhone 5 is actually the iPhone 4S. Needless to say we will be ready to fully repair the new iPhone 4S should anyone be unlucky enough to break their new iPhone. We will be able to repair the LCD screen on the iPhone 4S as well as any other repairs that may arise. Prices for the iPhone 4S repairs will be listed on this website once they are available.
Many of us love the Apple iPhone but many of these have been locked to a carrier network. These iPhones are usually cheaper to buy and unknowing customers can end up with a phone that will only work on one network. So what happens if you want to get a new phone plan on another network? You need to get your iPhone 'factory unlocked'. The good news is that our helpful staff can have your iPhone unlocked from it's original carrier so that you are free to join any network you choose.
Fix My Mobile has been a leading iPhone repairer in Brisbane for some time now but what you might not know is that we also do a smashing job on iPod repairs. One of the more common problems is the iPod Touch 4th Gen's metal housing. It was never designed to be repaired by Apple and when the housing gets dented it tends to push the screen off. If this has happened to yours don't worry, we can fix the housing and replace your screen.