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  Reply # 712550 5-Nov-2012 20:21 Send private message

That is really good pricing for all 3 handsets. I wonder how much will the HTC 8X sell for here?




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  Reply # 712793 6-Nov-2012 11:58 Send private message

Wade:
nakedmolerat:
freitasm: There' you go. I knew about those three but couldn't say anything. Now that an independent part has confirmed those...

We will be running the TelecomTech blog again with Telecom on Windows Phone 8 later this month.


Keen to be one of the reviewers.


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  Reply # 712812 6-Nov-2012 12:14 Send private message

zer0bot:
PhantomNZ: That says 3 models by Christmas. You said I was wrong about not having them available in NZ in November. Are Telecom actually going to be releasing these in November like you hinted at?


Depends how technical you want to get (November / before Xmas)...

Telecom current dates:

Nokia Lumia 920 - 22nd November - $999
Samsung ATIV S - 30th November - $799

HTC 8S - 7th December - $499


That's better than I expected. Nice one.

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  Reply # 712922 6-Nov-2012 14:21 Send private message

Having had Android devices for the past few years I'd like to spend some time on a Windows Phone 8 device before handing over the cash. Pretty keen on making the move from what I've read so far though.




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  Reply # 712962 6-Nov-2012 15:04 Send private message

zer0bot:
Depends how technical you want to get (November / before Xmas)...

Telecom current dates:

Nokia Lumia 920 - 22nd November - $999
Samsung ATIV S - 30th November - $799

HTC 8S - 7th December - $499


The HTC looks like it'll be the price point that ends up as our official company phone (assuming VF get it too...). So the signs point to my HTC Trophy being replaced by another HTC.

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  Reply # 713194 6-Nov-2012 21:41 Send private message

freitasm: There' you go. I knew about those three but couldn't say anything. Now that an independent part has confirmed those...

We will be running the TelecomTech blog again with Telecom on Windows Phone 8 later this month.


I'd be interested in being part of the blog that's if you're still looking for participants.  As well as getting the chance to play with Windows Phone 8 it'd be interesting to compare the old and new Nokia's, assuming of course it's a Nokia that's being trialed.




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  Reply # 713196 6-Nov-2012 21:43 Send private message

We don't have all details yet but will keep everyone informed.




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  Reply # 713578 7-Nov-2012 15:52 Send private message

Yeah - more than likely I will upgrade my 800 to a new one.

Dunno if it will be an 820 or 920, given only Telecom is getting the 920 it will prob be an 820. Any info on if there are specific bands supported or if they will work on both?

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  Reply # 713581 7-Nov-2012 15:54 Send private message

They are all quad band now

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  Reply # 713585 7-Nov-2012 15:57 Send private message

Just saw the Switch to Lumia ad on the tv featuring Lumia 920..

Still waiting for the official announcement from telecos on availability/price...

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  Reply # 713624 7-Nov-2012 17:02 Send private message

Badboy2303: Just saw the Switch to Lumia ad on the tv featuring Lumia 920..

Still waiting for the official announcement from telecos on availability/price...


If you saw it on CNN then it will be more for the US.

The telco's and nokia are p'ing me off with this, Nokia AU etc have updated their webpages but NZ still showing the lumia800 etc.

Just wish they would get info up so we can start looking at them for pricing etc.

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  Reply # 713658 7-Nov-2012 17:51 Send private message

Got my HTC 8X (blue) yesterday, YAY!!

Shipped from Clove on Saturday too




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  Reply # 713661 7-Nov-2012 17:52 Send private message

qraider: Got my HTC 8X (blue) yesterday, YAY!!

Shipped from Clove on Saturday too


First impressions?

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  Reply # 713669 7-Nov-2012 17:58 Send private message

1/ Very nice looking handset
2/ Resizable icons
3/ Similar to WinPhone 7
4/ Good soundz (for me at least)

Still getting apps and such sorted for it but very nice little handset (compaired to Samsung Note).

Only issue I've noticed is that it doesn't seem to updated the song/video list, i.e. still shows those that have been removed ...




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- Win Phone 8: Samsung ATIV S
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Current Tab: Acer Iconia Tab A500

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  Reply # 713689 7-Nov-2012 18:12 Send private message

qraider: 1/ Very nice looking handset
2/ Resizable icons
3/ Similar to WinPhone 7
4/ Good soundz (for me at least)

Still getting apps and such sorted for it but very nice little handset (compaired to Samsung Note).

Only issue I've noticed is that it doesn't seem to updated the song/video list, i.e. still shows those that have been removed ...


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