Zac Kelly

Zac Kelly Zachariah Kelly is a telco content writer for Canstar Blue and consumer news journalist, specialising in all things phone, internet and streaming, with a soft spot for video games. He's fresh out of university with a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism and Social Political Sciences from UTS and has previously written for Nine News, The Daily Mail, Junkee, Kotaku and GOAT. He's passionate about helping people make the right purchase decisions and understanding all things tech.

a selection of portable phone chargers

Should I buy a power bank for my phone?

Posted by April 20th 2021

Power banks have become a staple of the mobile phone market, perfect for users who like to travel, or those who are worried about running their phone batteries down. There’s so much variety on the …

low battery smartphone

The apps draining your battery life

Posted by April 16th 2021

Modern smartphones allow you to do so much, but the downside is that the more you use your phone, the faster the battery drains. Here are the top battery-draining apps.

New OPPO devices, the OPPO A54 and A74

OPPO releases two new budget friendly A Series 5G phones

Posted by April 15th 2021

OPPO has released two new phones from its budget-oriented A Series, with both sitting comfortably underneath the $500 price point. The OPPO A54 5G and the OPPO A74 5G are the newest additions to the OPPO …

The Starlink satellite dish that is sent to users

Elon Musk’s Starlink internet beta now live in NSW and Victoria

Posted by April 12th 2021

Elon Musk's satellite internet service Starlink is now available to a small number of lucky Australians, with the aim to provide high-speed internet to places where infrastructure might be limited. The new internet service has gone …

The Samsung Galaxy A72, A52 and A32

Samsung’s cheap new Galaxy A series now available to buy

Posted by April 12th 2021

Samsung's 2021 range of Galaxy A series phones are now available for purchase directly from Samsung, as well as on plans from Telstra, Optus, Vodafone and Woolworths Mobile. In the 2021 A Series, the phones include …

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Kogan Mobile introduces two new monthly phone plans

Posted by April 8th 2021

Kogan Mobile has announced two new prepaid phone plans, perfect for anyone after a monthly plan with a lot of data. You might recognise the Kogan brand as one of Australia's biggest online retailers. That online …

A Playstation 5 console and controller

Vodafone now offering PlayStation 5 consoles on plans

Posted by April 6th 2021

If finding the latest PlayStation is driving you to despair, good news: Vodafone is now offering PlayStation 5 consoles on plans to its customers, provided they're signed up on eligible internet and phone plans. Vodafone will …

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Coles again selling refurbished iPhones for $199

Posted by April 1st 2021

Good news for bargain hunters: Coles is once again selling 'excellent quality' refurbished iPhone 7s at the checkout, this time for the lowest-ever price of just $199. This is a great way that you can get …