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Android phones available in Australia

As of 7th July 2010 the following Android phones are available to be bought in Australia.

Manufacturer Phone Version Available from
Google Nexus One 2.1 Vodafone (exclusive) on contract
HTC Desire 2.1 Telstra (exclusive) on contract
HTC Dream 1.5 Optus
HTC Hero (GSM) 1.5 Harvey Norman (unlocked, outright)
HTC Legend 2.1 Vodafone
Crazy Johns
(coming to Three also, not sure when)
HTC Magic 1.5** Vodafone (12 and 24 month contracts), Crazy Johns
HTC Tattoo 1.6 Harvey Norman (unlocked, outright)
LG GW620 1.5 Crazy Johns
Motorola MB200 DEXT 1.5 Optus (24 month contract)
Motorola MB300 Backflip 1.5 Optus (24 month contract)
Motorola MB501 Quench 1.5 Optus (24 month contract)
Samsung i7500 Galaxy 1.5 Optus (outright and on 24 month contract)
Samsung Galaxy S (i9000) 1.5 Optus (outright and on 24 month contract)
Sony Ericsson X10 1.6 Optus (24 month contract), Telstra, Three

** Vodafone HTC Magic will receive an OTA update to 1.6 if it’s not already on the handset in the box

Disclaimer: I have prepared these links in good faith and get absolutely no kickback, payment or inducement to add links to the above table.

Let me know if you have any additions / corrections for the table above in the Comments below.

An alternative to this list (possibly more up to date) is found here.

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1 Comment »

  1. Harvey Norman has both the Tattoo and Hero on special this month including a 4g memory card.

    Comment by Jim — June 17, 2010 @ 6:18 am | Reply

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