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  Reply # 592577 8-Mar-2012 22:54 Send private message

So DSE sent me an email supposed with my track and trace number but it is 'Hold in DC'. Which basically tells me they've got it but are not sharing.

So frustrating now I will have nothing to play with over the weekend. Hopefully they ship it on Monday.



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  Reply # 592695 9-Mar-2012 10:55 Send private message

I have posted Ben's Nokia Lumia 800 initial review now.

The TelecomTech is a Telecom sponsored blog, but the pieces are written by Geekzone users.





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  Reply # 594252 12-Mar-2012 17:11

FWIW - Telecom is offering the Nokia Lumia 800 for free on a
 24 month smartphone $80 plan (200min 300 txt 1gb data) and higher plans

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  Reply # 595303 14-Mar-2012 20:53 Send private message

Hi guys,


Im looking at buying an 800 in the wellington area. Could someone please point me in the right direction for a competitively priced one that will work on the telstra network via vodafone?

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  Reply # 595305 14-Mar-2012 20:57 Send private message

Ropata: Hi guys,


Im looking at buying an 800 in the wellington area. Could someone please point me in the right direction for a competitively priced one that will work on the telstra network via vodafone?


You can buy it from Vodafone's online shop for $799.

http://www.vodafone.co.nz/shop/mobileDetails.jsp?skuId=sku14780017
  




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  Reply # 595790 15-Mar-2012 19:47 Send private message

My wife is nagging big time.
When is the pink one going to be released by Telecom?
(Magenta to others) 

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  Reply # 595791 15-Mar-2012 19:47 Send private message

My wife is nagging big time.
When is the pink one going to be released by Telecom?
(Magenta to others) 

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  Reply # 595792 15-Mar-2012 19:49 Send private message

A couple of things hopefully people can answer for me.

1. Is their any way (setting or app) to stop the phone auto rotating?

2. The geekzone app constantly errors for me and tells me it can't reach geekzone servers - is it like this for anyone else?

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  Reply # 595794 15-Mar-2012 19:51 Send private message

johnmo: My wife is nagging big time.
When is the pink one going to be released by Telecom?
(Magenta to others) 


Magenta not releasing in NZ. You are going to have to import it from someone like Clove.

http://www.clove.co.uk/nokia-lumia-800-magenta-pink
 




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  Reply # 595800 15-Mar-2012 20:11 Send private message

jbard: A couple of things hopefully people can answer for me.

1. Is their any way (setting or app) to stop the phone auto rotating?

2. The geekzone app constantly errors for me and tells me it can't reach geekzone servers - is it like this for anyone else?


1. No setting or app to stop the auto rotation. Only should auto rotate in certain apps or scenarios.  

  




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  Reply # 596849 18-Mar-2012 18:38 Send private message

My Lumia 800 switches to speaker mode intermittently during phone calls... I can only assume that this is due to my face touching the screen and "selecting" speaker mode?

any one else have this issue?... very frustrating and basically makes the phone unusable for me. 

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  Reply # 596868 18-Mar-2012 19:50 Send private message

ps... whats the situation with setting up personal wifi hotspot on this device?.. or is this another feature not yet available on WP7.5?.. along with the fact that I cant find a sip client to use with our VOIP system?

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  Reply # 596876 18-Mar-2012 20:11 Send private message

billgates:
johnmo: My wife is nagging big time.
When is the pink one going to be released by Telecom?
(Magenta to others) 


Magenta not releasing in NZ. You are going to have to import it from someone like Clove.

http://www.clove.co.uk/nokia-lumia-800-magenta-pink
 


You will have to find a supplier in the US for the Telecom model as the European model is only 900/1800/2100WCDMA or wait for the european model of the Lumia 900 which won't include LTE.

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  Reply # 596899 18-Mar-2012 21:30

kiwiandy: ps... whats the situation with setting up personal wifi hotspot on this device?.. or is this another feature not yet available on WP7.5?.. along with the fact that I cant find a sip client to use with our VOIP system?


wifi hotsopt .. update soon aparrently... 

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  Reply # 596902 18-Mar-2012 21:36 Send private message





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