Join us on Telegram | Early Samsung Black Friday deals, check them out right now!

SamMobile has affiliate and sponsored partnerships. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn a commission. Learn more.

Latest Australia news

Here you will find the latest news and most recent developments on the Australia, with regular updates and all the information you need.

Samsung trumps Google to top best brand rankings globally

  • By Sagar Naresh
  • 5 mins ago

You can now directly pay Spotify for music subscription via Android devices

  • By Sagar Naresh
  • 1 week ago

Samsung logs record-breaking 1.75Gbps download speed at 10km distance via its mmWave 5G equipment

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 2 weeks ago

Samsung wins Design Excellence awards for The Freestyle and BESPOKE

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 2 months ago

Samsung to host its first music “Flextival” in celebration of Galaxy Z 4 series

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 2 months ago

Samsung fined $9.7 million over misleading water-resistance claims

Well, the latest reports don’t seem to be good for Samsung’s marketing team, as Samsung Australia has been fined a penalty of A$14 million ($9.65 million) over misleading water resistance claims in its Galaxy smartphones. A good number of Samsung phones are touted to be water-resistant, and it is claimed that these Galaxy phones could be […]

  • By Sagar Naresh
  • 5 months ago

Samsung announces pair of jeans with a dedicated Galaxy Z Flip 3 pocket

Samsung has announced a new fashion collaboration revolving around the Galaxy Z Flip 3, and it’s rather unusual compared to the limited edition variants and accessories we usually get. Samsung has partnered with Australia’s most beloved brand of jeans, Dr Denim, and has just announced a new pair of limited-run jeans that embrace and celebrate […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 1 year ago

Here’s where you can buy the Galaxy Z Flip 3 Bespoke Edition

The Galaxy Z Flip 3 is arguably the most fashionable smartphone on the market, and Samsung made it even more so with the release of the Bespoke Edition at Galaxy Unpacked 2. The Bespoke Edition is based on the 256GB Galaxy Z Flip 3. It doesn’t have any hardware changes, but the main selling point […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 1 year ago

Galaxy Z Flip 3 Bespoke Edition is official, flaunts 49 color combinations

After Samsung generated some hype on social media, Galaxy Unpacked 2 went live moments ago, and fans are finally getting to see what the new event is all about. In short, it mostly revolves around the “new” Galaxy Z Flip 3 Bespoke Edition, or more appropriately, the company’s new design studio for the fashionable foldable […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 1 year ago

Galaxy Watch 4 is now a COVID monitoring tool for Australia’s workforce

Samsung Australia announced that it’s trialing the Vital Monitoring System (VMS) solution from re-open.com on the Galaxy Watch 4 series. VMS is part of the re-open.com cloud-based platform created by Deakin University, NTRI, and SaniteX Global to support the world as it recovers from COVID-19. More specifically, VMS (Vital Monitoring System) is a system designed […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 1 year ago

Australians can’t stop buying Samsung’s new foldable phones

Samsung has been hard at work bringing foldable smartphones to the mainstream over the past couple of years. The exceptional response it has seen for the new Galaxy Z Fold 3 and Galaxy Z Flip 3 shows that more people are finally willing to take a chance on these handsets. It’s a similar story down […]

  • By Adnan Farooqui
  • 1 year ago

ECG and BP monitoring are coming to Galaxy watches in more markets

ECG and blood pressure monitoring will become available for the Galaxy Watch 4 and Galaxy Watch 4 Classic in Australia starting September 10 through the Samsung Health app. They’ll be the first Samsung smartwatches in Australia to offer these features, but they won’t be alone. Samsung announced that ECG and blood pressure monitoring will also […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 1 year ago

Samsung is looking for Australia’s next up-and-coming musician on TikTok

Samsung Electronics has teamed up with TikTok and Australian-based talent agency Amplify for the creation of a four-week docuseries called Undscvrd. It’s described as “a nationwide search for the country’s next up-and-coming recording artist,” and it will document the journey of five aspiring Australian musicians that will be recruited via TikTok. One of those five aspiring […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 1 year ago

Australia’s first mmWave 5G network powered by vRAN will use Samsung’s solutions

Samsung has announced that it will conduct Australia’s first 5G vRAN (Virtualized Radio Access Networks) trial with TPG Telecom. The trial 5G network will use Samsung’s 5G solutions, including the Compact Macro and vRAN. TPG Telecom owns various telecom and internet brands in Australia, including Felix Mobile, iiNet, Internode, TPG, and Vodafone Australia. The 5G vRAN […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 1 year ago

Samsung TV Plus will go live in India and more European countries in 2021

Samsung TV Plus is constantly growing in more than one way. The platform keeps welcoming new streaming services and TV stations, all the while it’s becoming available in an increasing number of markets. Samsung TV Plus has become a key aspect of the smart TV experienced offered by Samsung, and the platform was even picked […]

  • By Mihai Matei
  • 2 years ago

Samsung lags behind LG in TV consumer survey in Australia

In a TV consumer satisfaction survey done in Australia, Samsung slipped by one spot and gave away its number one position to LG this year. In the annual survey done by Canstar Blue, a market research agency, TV brands were rated on various factors, including picture quality, sound quality, ease of use, smart compatibility, and […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 2 years ago

Samsung Australia partners with Eftpos for Samsung Pay

Samsung Pay has now gone live across the Eftpos network in Australia. Samsung partnered with Eftpos for contactless and tokenized transactions via Samsung Pay. The new solution offers users more choice for making mobile payments. They can choose between making debit card payments via the Eftpos network or Visa. Heritage Bank is the first issuer […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 2 years ago

Samsung Pay now allows Australian users to make high-value purchases without PIN

Samsung has launched a new feature in Australia that allows Samsung Pay users to validate high-value purchases without entering the PIN. The CDCVM (Consumer Device Cardholder Verification Method) feature, which applies to transactions above $100 (or $200 with some merchants), allows users to verify high-value purchases using their own device rather than touching the PIN […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 2 years ago

Samsung launches Galaxy A31 and Galaxy A71 5G in Australia

After introducing the Galaxy A31 and the Galaxy A71 5G in a few countries, Samsung has launched those mid-range smartphones in Australia. The Galaxy A31 will be available in the country starting Monday, while the Galaxy A71 5G can be purchased from May 20. The Galaxy A31 is priced at A$499, while the Galaxy A71 […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 3 years ago

Samsung launches its 2020 8K QLED TVs in Australia

Samsung unveiled its new 8K QLED TV lineup at CES 2020 earlier this year. However, due to the COVID-19 pandemic and related lockdowns, the company couldn’t launch them in time. After launching new 8K TVs in South Korea, the Netherlands, and the US, the South Korean electronics giant has finally launched them in Australia. You […]

  • By Asif Iqbal Shaik
  • 3 years ago
Load more