First Android store is unveiled today by Telstra – Australian telecom operator in association with Google and device manufacturers like Samsung, HTC, Sony Ericsson, LG, and Motorola, this store (or sub-store) is named Androidland.
This Androidland located at Telstra’s flagship retail outlet in Bourke Street, Melbourne (corner of Swanston and Bourke). This 154 square mtr the Androidland offers an interactive experience for shoppers with games, gadgets and on-site experts to help out with features and user interface queries.
The new Androidland comes just in right time because it is the time for Christmas rush. In Androidland you can have a look at all the Android handsets and tablets with their nice feature that might make a good gift for your friends, relatives and some one you love.
Customers to Androidland will be able to :
Board the Android spaceship – An interactive spaceship zone allows visitors to pilot the Google Earth app on the giant screen and fly across the world; play Angry Birds on a big interactive screen; and create an Android avatar that can be printed or shared.
Have fun in the play zone – Visitors can sit under a pixel tree and play with live devices; try their luck on an Android skill tester and clown machine and flick through a virtual library of Google Books.
Get expert advice – Android experts, specially trained by Google, will be on hand to help customers set up their Google accounts, recommend popular Android Market™ apps, answer questions and to help customise device home screens.
Get hands on with the latest Android devices – Visitors will be able to try out a wide range of working Android smart phone and tablets.
Window shop like never before – Customers will be able to interact with a massive 24 x 9 metre window display that features an augmented reality game challenging visitors to catch Android robots drifting in a virtual snowfall.
Opening hours of Androidland are:
- 8am-6pm Monday to Thursday
- 8am-9pm Friday
- 9am-6pm Saturday
- 10am-6pm Sunday