Press release follows: Samsung delivers a unique smartphone experience with Omnia W, a phone that puts people first This is the first Samsung device utilising the latest release of Windows Phone and offers power, social connectivity and a vivid SuperAMOLED display that delivers a stunning visual experience AUCKLAND, New Zealand – 31 October 2011 –… Continue reading Samsung Omnia W on Vodafone New Zealand in November
When I asked Vodafone NZ for an official statement on the availability of Windows Phone 7.5 devices in New Zealand, their response was “We’ll let you know when we are ready to announce anything.” Imagine my surprise then, when I saw this story from the Waikato Times on Twitter. [box]A Vodafone spokesman said that the… Continue reading Samsung Omnia W in New Zealand
“It’s a Facebook BlackBerry”: my answer to the almost inevitable “what the hell is that?” question I’d get every time I pulled out the HTC ChaCha to check my email or get some directions. I took the ChaCha with me to the USA recently as my local phone. That’s my M.O. as a gadget guy:… Continue reading Review: HTC ChaCha
The update that isn’t an update will be coming to Vodafone New Zealand’s HTC Trophy devices next week. Revealing an interesting insight to the update shenanigans, Vodafone has said that the update has been approved by both Vodafone Group and Vodafone NZ, and Microsoft will push the update next week. Microsoft announced the update on… Continue reading WP7 Non-update Update being Updated
Vodafone have just added some new funkyness to their network in Auckland and Wellington CBD, and will be pushing it to more “heavy usage sites” in other cities soon. It’s known as Dual-Carrier HSPA+, and sounds … fast.