Tag archive for ‘nexus’
By Valid Mesic On Saturday, February 15th, 2014

Nexus 7 LTE Verizon Update (KVT49L) Factory Image And Binaries Are Now Available

You know how this goes – new software is sent out for a Nexus device, so posts on the Google factory image and binary repositories aren’t far behind. The Nexus 7 LTE is the only Google device that’s More...

By Valid Mesic On Tuesday, February 4th, 2014

Nexus 5 in red, available in Australian Google Play Store today

The wait is over. That’s right, after a couple weeks of speculation and some wild leaks, Google have now released a third colour variant to their Nexus 5 range, “Bright Red”. This gorgeous siren has been More...

By Valid Mesic On Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

Manual install method has Samsung Galaxy Gear working with Nexus 5

A little hackery gets most Gear functions working with Google’s latest smartphone One of the major barriers to Galaxy Gear ownership is the watch’s lack of support for non-Samsung smartphones. But now More...

By Valid Mesic On Sunday, January 19th, 2014

Nexus 10 32GB Joins 16GB Counterpart In ‘Out Of Inventory’ Limbo After On-Again-Off-Again Availability

There comes a time in every Nexus device’s life when it must leave the Play Store. For the Nexus 10, that time began earlier this week, when reports began surfacing that the tablet may be permanently out More...

By Valid Mesic On Sunday, November 10th, 2013

T-Mobile announces Nexus 5 availability, pricing details

The Nexus 5 ended up getting backordered pretty quickly when it hit the Google Play Store last week, and now new orders of the device may not ship for another four to five weeks. There’s some good news today More...

By Valid Mesic On Tuesday, November 5th, 2013

Nexus 5 Receives Teardown Treatment, Receives a Solid Repairability Score of 8

Whenever a new devices pops onto the market, it is the job of iFixit to tear it down, and then report back to the world how easily it is to repair the device. Most times, if you have something go wrong with your More...

By Valid Mesic On Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

5 things you can do to get ready for the release of the next Nexus

With the 8GB Nexus 4 already sold out and the 16GB Nexus 4 down to $ 250 at a limited supply, there’s no doubt there’s a new Nexus phone on the horizon. Not only that, but we also have a good feeling it’s More...

By Valid Mesic On Monday, September 16th, 2013

Android 4.3 JLS36C Factory Image, Binaries, And AOSP Code (Marked android-4.3_r3) Posted For The Nexus 7 2013 LTE

The LTE version of the Nexus 7 2013 just started shipping to the US last week. If a week of running on a stock ROM is entirely too long for you, take heart: even while you read these words, modders and ROM developers More...

By Valid Mesic On Sunday, September 15th, 2013

Nexus 4 receives a price cut, down to $249 for 8GB and $299 for 16GB

That’s right folks, you read right! Google have today lowered the price on the already bargain (when you consider specs) Nexus 4. In preparation for the soon to be newest smartphone introduced into the Nexus More...

By Valid Mesic On Saturday, September 14th, 2013

Harvey Norman is selling the 2013 Nexus 7 4G for $438

The 2013 Nexus 7 has been available at Australian retailers for the last few days, namely at Harvey Norman and JB Hi-Fi. The 32GB WiFi only version is retailing for $ 338, but it seems as though the 4G version More...