Category: Telus


Sony Xperia Z1 Review

If there’s been one constant in the Android OEM community over the past two years, it’s Sony’s seeming inability to keep up with the competition. Though the last two years have seen the company continue to be one of the only to debut new mobile hardware at CES, each time — the Xperia S and



Confirmed: TELUS to release the Nexus 5 on November 8th

As expected, TELUS — and probably all the other Canadian carriers — will release the Nexus 5 on November 8th. Only the 16GB version in black will be available to consumers, and will cost $99 on a 2-year term, or $500 outright. Check out our hands-on of the Nexus 5 here. (Thanks tipster!)


Hands-on with the Nexus 5 (video)

Though we’re still getting over the excitement of the announcement — go buy one and return here, quickly! — but the Nexus 5 is here and we’ve had a brief chance to play with it. The TL;DR version is that this is a very nice phone, and is a bargain at $399 CDN for the 32GB LTE version.



Nokia Lumia 1020 Review

I like Nokia. I don’t just mean as a company, but as an idea. A European enterprise continually trying to improve the design of both its flagship and less expensive products, Nokia continues to excel at creating objectively stunning hardware. With the Lumia 1020, the company took its best technological innovation in years, PureView, and



TELUS Pre-Owned Galaxy S4 now available for $550 outright

Quick update here if you’re looking to save a few bucks. TELUS has put the Samsung Galaxy S4 – a device that is now 6 months old – on their ‘Certified Pre-Owned’ list. These are devices that have been returned for various reasons and then refurbished, plus given an additional 12-month warranty. The price for



‘WOW! mobile boutique’ is a ‘new wireless retail opportunity’

A few weeks ago we let you know about an initiative that Rogers and TELUS were partnering up on called “WOW! Mobile.” This would see the carriers engage in a relationship to sell their devices and plans in over 100 new Wow! locations.  Confirmation of the ‘WOW! BOUTIQUE MOBILE’ name  was found via a filing at CIPO (Canadian