We got to play with an early prototype of Sony's Xperia Ear shortly after its announcement back in February. The ear-based digital assistant device is now available to pre-order for €199 / £179.
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Telstra had said it would begin shipping Pixel pre-orders on October 20 - but some buyers have already received them, and are sharing photos, videos and benchmark data from the devices.
Microsoft's holographic headset has been on sale in the US for $3,000, and in Canada for $4,000. But how much does HoloLens cost in the six new markets in which Microsoft has now opened pre-orders?
Sony has announced pricing for its new Xperia XZ flagship in the US, and it's also available to pre-order in the UK. The device has a 5.2-inch 1080p display, Snapdragon 820 SoC, 23MP camera, and more.
You can now pre-order Sony's Xperia X Compact for $449.99. But before you do, bear in mind that the device - like the new Xperia XZ flagship - doesn't come with a fingerprint sensor in the US.
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The pre-orders for the Galaxy Note7 have been made available for those in the United States. AT&T, T-Mobile, Sprint and Verizon are offering either a free 256GB microSD card or Gear Fit 2.
Microsoft has begun accepting pre-orders for its 'business-class' Windows 10 Mobile handset in Australia, priced at $299 (inc. GST). Those who pre-order will also get a free Incipio Octane Pure case.
LG's new modular flagship, the G5, is now available to pre-order from Amazon.co.uk in Rose Gold and Titan Grey. Priced at £529, the range-topping Android 6.0 handset is due to be released on April 8.
Samsung says pre-orders for its new flagships have been 'stronger than expected' - but a report claims that S7 and S7 edge pre-orders in its home market are lower than those of their S6 predecessors.
Samsung has launched its latest Android flagships in India, running the Exynos 8890 SoC, and those who pre-order the Galaxy S7 or S7 edge before March 17 will get a free Gear VR headset.
Microsoft is offering cashback when you pre-order a Surface Book and trade in an older device - but you won't get more than £375 for a Surface Pro 3, or £175 for any notebook with a Core i7 processor.
The ultra-thin dynaPad Windows 10 tablet from Toshiba, which was unveiled three months ago, will finally go on sale this month and can now be pre-ordered in the United States for $569.99.
After opening pre-orders in France and Germany earlier today, buyers in the UK can also pre-order Microsoft's flagship Windows 10 device, the Surface Book, priced from £1,299.
Microsoft has now opened pre-orders for its Surface Book in France and Germany, with prices starting from €1,649 - but just four models will be available there, versus the six offered in the US.
Microsoft will open pre-orders for its Surface Book tomorrow in several markets around the world, including many across Europe - although shipments won't actually begin there until mid-February.
Microsoft has started confirming pre-orders for the Lumia 950 and 950 XL in Germany and The Netherlands, and has sent out emails providing shipment tracking details as well.
After slashing the pre-order prices of the Lumia 950 and 950 XL by up to £50, and then by a further £10, Amazon UK has trimmed another few quid off the larger of the new Windows 10 Mobile flagships.
The Microsoft Store is no longer accepting pre-orders on the Lumia 950 and 950 XL in the US; while in Canada, the XL is unavailable, but the smaller 950 can still be pre-ordered... for now.
...you might not want to place your order too quickly. If you pre-order elsewhere, you could save a good deal of cash, but those savings come at a slightly different price: a longer wait for delivery.
Amazon UK has cut £20 off the pre-order price of the Lumia 950, and £50 off the Lumia 950 XL - but its release date for the new flagships is nine days later than that of the Microsoft Store.
The first pre-orders are now open in the UK for Microsoft's Display Dock, its new accessory designed for the 'Phone Continuum' feature in Windows 10 Mobile, available on its upcoming Lumia flagships.
BlackBerry is now accepting pre-orders directly for its new Priv flagship in the UK, US and Canada, and prices are slightly lower than expected - but the device will ship with Android 5.1.1 Lollipop.
Microsoft are reportedly canceling certain pre-orders for their high-end notebook, Surface Book, due to problems with payment methods. Many banks are flagging the payments as fraudulent activity.
Microsoft has re-opened pre-orders for its new Surface Book - but those who now order the device ahead of its launch face a long wait, with shipments of some models not expected until December.
After opening pre-orders for its powerful new Surface Book on October 7, the Microsoft Store is now out of stock - but if you must have the device on day one, you can still pre-order it elsewhere.
Microsoft's new Elite wireless controller - designed for 'hardcore' Xbox One gamers - is now available to pre-order via a major retailer in the United Kingdom, priced at £129.99.
The Apple Watch became available for pre-order on April 10th and some of those who managed to snag a Watch are putting the pre-order on eBay - for far more than they're worth.
Seven months after being announced, the Apple Watch is finally available to pre-order - but depending on which version you want, you may have to wait months before delivery.
Amazon and Best Buy have joined Microsoft in opening pre-orders for the new Surface 3 - but as with Microsoft, the two retailers are not yet accepting pre-orders on the 4G LTE versions of the tablet.
A few days behind its rivals, Verizon is now accepting pre-orders for the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge, with prices starting at $199.99 on a two-year plan for the standard model, and $299.99 for the S6 edge.
Samsung has announced that pre-orders for its flagship devices, the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 edge will begin on March 27 in the US, with the device being available in all three storage variants.
Samsung's new flagship smartphones are now available to pre-order in the UK, with SIM-free prices starting at £599.99 for the Galaxy S6 32GB, and £760.00 for the 64GB Galaxy S6 Edge.
Pre-orders will open on Samsung's new flagship smartphones in the UK later this week, with deliveries commencing on April 10 - or a day earlier, if you order from Samsung directly.
A top executive at a leading mobile carrier in Europe says that Samsung has received 20 million pre-orders for its Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge which is far better than the previous Galaxy models.
Nokia has opened pre-orders in China for its new Android 5.0-based tablet, priced at 1599 CNY (just under $260 USD), and the device is expected to launch in some European markets later this year.
Samsung's Galaxy Note Edge, which features a display that curves around one edge of the device, is available for pre-order in the UK - but at £750 off-contract, it's only for those with deep pockets.
Google has quietly added Nexus 6 listings and pricing info to its Play Store in 12 new markets around the world - but we're still no closer to learning exactly when it will begin shipping to buyers.
The day has arrived: OnePlus will finally begin accepting pre-orders from folks without one of its stupid 'invites' today, but true to form, it's mixing things up by only accepting orders for an hour.
Next month, OnePlus will introduce handset pre-orders, but only for a "limited time window", and users may be expected to pay a deposit. Additionally, the frustrating 'invite' system will live on.
Apple has announced that the company sold 4 million units of its new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus during its first 24 hours on sale, and that this is the fastest sales rate ever for its iPhone.
A day after the Lumia 635 appeared on the Microsoft Store in the US, priced at just $99 off-contract with AT&T and $129 with T-Mobile, the preorder pages for the 4G Windows Phone have been removed.
A Microsoft VP explains that, amid 'unprecedented demand', the company is working 'unbelievably hard' to increase supply and honor all orders for the Xbox One before Christmas.
Blockbuster U.K. has announced it has entered administration for the second time in a year and is now telling customers that it will be unable to fulfil their Xbox One or PlayStation 4 pre-orders.
Australian network Telstra has cancelled pre-orders for Nokia's flagship Lumia 1020 citing "Nokia software issues", but hopes that its customers will accept a free Lumia 520 by way of apology.
Sources at three of the U.K.'s major networks reveal that pre-orders for the colourful iPhone 5c have been disappointing, with one indicating that demand has been "60-70% less" than had been expected.
Sony has reportedly directed UK retailers to suspend pre-orders on the PlayStation 4, to avoid stock shortages for the holiday season, with some expecting Microsoft to follow suit with its Xbox One.
Microsoft Surface general manager Panos Panay is hinting strongly that the company won't offer people a chance to pre-order the Surface Pro tablet before its official launch date of February 9th.
Just a couple of days after going on sale, Nokia's Lumia 920 pre-order stock is sold out on Best Buy's website....although whispers claim that only a limited number of the handsets were available.
Apple has announced that the iPhone 5 received over two million pre-orders in its first 24 hours, over double the amount of pre-orders for last year's iPhone 4S device.