The Sony Xperia Z1 will cost AU$779 outright, and will be available for pre-order through the Sony website on 9 September.
That's for the 16GB model. Get it with 32GB for only $30 more!
The cheaper price represents a major shift for Microsoft, as does a decision to drop the $60 annual fee to access streaming content such as Netflix and YouTube.
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An 8.9-inch Nexus tablet could be on the way, IHS Technology tells CNET.
With its slim design, fantastic screen, and oodles of power, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S 8.4 is a superb smaller tablet, and a worthy competitor to the ever-popular iPad Mini.
Check out our video review of the Sony Xperia M2. It's an affordable Android phone with a 4.8-inch display, quad-core processor and 8-megapixel camera.
Battle of the midsize tablets.
Microsoft's latest OS gained almost a full percentage point in desktop OS traffic tracked last month by Net Applications.
This update to Windows Phone brings a slew of new features.