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  Reply # 685230 12-Sep-2012 22:16 Send private message

http://live.gdgt.com/live-iphone-5-launch-coverage/

GDGT always does a good job.

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  Reply # 685232 12-Sep-2012 22:19 Send private message

khull: whatever Apple announces there will be people queuing up to buy them. Specs don't matter to these folk :)


Partly correct, as we have a real ecosystem that works with all devices, together,  out of the box. Thats one benefit of a closed ecosystem where one manufacturer manages everything. You can consider the specs of the 5 to be catchup, if you feel that Apple is competing against other manufacturers, but it isn't actually.


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  Reply # 685233 12-Sep-2012 22:22 Send private message

I think this confirms a lot. 

Notice anything?





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  Reply # 685235 12-Sep-2012 22:24 Send private message

ashnizzle: 

i actually hope its a good device. but then everyones going to have their own opinion on whats better samsung or apple.


It will be a good device, as always, quality build is always there. Specs will be as expected, nothing new.

Samsung and Apple both make good devices. They will be similar specs, but your choice is what OS you prefer. And both of them, the green man and the white fruit are very good. Very similar, with a few key differences.

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  Reply # 685236 12-Sep-2012 22:26 Send private message

tardtasticx

Um. Apart from selling nanoSIMs, not sure.

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  Reply # 685238 12-Sep-2012 22:29 Send private message

tdgeek: tardtasticx

Um. Apart from selling nanoSIMs, not sure.


Considering its not mentioned on the actual SIM page,  and the rumours around the new iphone having this sim, its sensible to say new iphone will have this and standard will probably shift to this. But, no other device has this sim yet, so they have no other reason to be stocking it. 





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  Reply # 685240 12-Sep-2012 22:34 Send private message

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Um. Apart from selling nanoSIMs, not sure.


Considering its not mentioned on the actual SIM page,  and the rumours around the new iphone having this sim, its sensible to say new iphone will have this and standard will probably shift to this. But, no other device has this sim yet, so they have no other reason to be stocking it. 


well since 2degrees already put up a webpage stating that the iphone5 would use the nanosim and that 2Degrees would sell it for that express purpose I'm not sure what else needs confirming.

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  Reply # 685241 12-Sep-2012 22:35 Send private message

Thats right.

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  Reply # 685242 12-Sep-2012 22:35 Send private message

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Um. Apart from selling nanoSIMs, not sure.


Considering its not mentioned on the actual SIM page,  and the rumours around the new iphone having this sim, its sensible to say new iphone will have this and standard will probably shift to this. But, no other device has this sim yet, so they have no other reason to be stocking it. 


well since 2degrees already put up a webpage stating that the iphone5 would use the nanosim and that 2Degrees would sell it for that express purpose I'm not sure what else needs confirming.


Huh, well I wasn't aware they done that. My bad





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  Reply # 685245 12-Sep-2012 22:45 Send private message

Yep, but I am still surprised that there was no NDA, as while they may not sell iPhones (I assume), the nanoSIM is for the 5. (I assume... :-) ) But all interesting diversions.

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  Reply # 685248 12-Sep-2012 22:48 Send private message

http://venturebeat.com/2012/06/01/nokia-snubbed-as-apples-nano-sim-card-design-declared-the-winner/

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  Reply # 685279 13-Sep-2012 05:57 Send private message

Been watching the liveblog on engadget and the new phone looks pretty nice. I'll definitely be getting one.




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  Reply # 685280 13-Sep-2012 06:02 Send private message

New Zealand 28 September!

Fastest rollout ever.




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  Reply # 685282 13-Sep-2012 06:28 Send private message

Pretty much as expected, odd that rumours were right. Although everything seems to have had an update.
28 Sept? I missed that

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  Reply # 685285 13-Sep-2012 06:36 Send private message

geekiegeek: New Zealand 28 September!

Fastest rollout ever.

Didn't NZ get the original 3G a day before the US?

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