The Netgear AirCard 790s (also known as the Telstra Wi-Fi 4G Advanced II) is the first device sold by Telstra to support LTE on all current and future bands, and support LTE-A CA (carrier aggregration) across multiple bands. It’s also the first hotspot to carry the new 4GX branding. You’ll always get the fastest speeds possible, today and into the foreseeable future, with support for LTE on bands 1 (2100mhz), 3 (1800mhz), 7 (2600mhz), 8 (900mhz) and 28 (700mhz). And 3G too, so you’re covered everywhere. The 790s also supports LTE-A CA on bands 3+28, 28+7, 3+7 and 7+7 – for typical speeds of between 2Mbps to 100Mbps in a 4GX area. In a standard 4G area, you should see typical download speeds of 2Mbps to 50Mbps.
Telstra today have announced that their new 700MHz network will go by the name of '4GX', which joins Optus who have named their 2300MHz network '4G Plus'. (you may remember this was quietly mentioned at the start of last month ;P) Looks like … [Continue reading]
With Apple releasing iOS 8.1 overnight, the big question since the iPhone 6 was unveiled in September has been - will Apple Pay work in Australia? The answer is.... yes - if you have the right card! … [Continue reading]
Earlier this week, Samsung had their launch event for the Galaxy Note 4; in which we found out, if you didn't know already, the Galaxy Note 4, Note Edge and Gear VR are all coming to Australia before Christmas. … [Continue reading]
Just in case you're feeling a little nostalgic about Sydney's late monorail.Back in 2001, as the monorail passed Chinatown station; 'Do The Loop' would play over the public address system, which thankfully finished after 30 or so … [Continue reading]