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  Reply # 693718 30-Sep-2012 19:38 Send private message

this may explain all the issues with scuffs and scratches,


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  Reply # 693854 1-Oct-2012 07:40 Send private message

mattRSK: this may explain all the issues with scuffs and scratches,

[VIDEO HERE]



PMSL.




I know a little more than nothing but not much...

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Master Geek


  Reply # 693937 1-Oct-2012 10:21 Send private message

WoooooHoooooo life is good, just got my iPhone 5 by
courier this morning.....time to play people!!!

Ordered it Thursday last week!!!





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  Reply # 693954 1-Oct-2012 10:37 Send private message

wilt64: WoooooHoooooo life is good, just got my iPhone 5 by
courier this morning.....time to play people!!!

Ordered it Thursday last week!!!


You obv got this through a carrier? not Apple.

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  Reply # 693957 1-Oct-2012 10:42 Send private message

OwenMeasures:
wilt64: WoooooHoooooo life is good, just got my iPhone 5 by
courier this morning.....time to play people!!!

Ordered it Thursday last week!!!


You obv got this through a carrier? not Apple.


Yep outright pershase with Telecom via our
corporate account.....very impressed with the service and delivery speed. When
we ordered it was told maybe a week plus away....





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Master Geek


  Reply # 693961 1-Oct-2012 10:44 Send private message

wilt64:
OwenMeasures:
wilt64: WoooooHoooooo life is good, just got my iPhone 5 by
courier this morning.....time to play people!!!

Ordered it Thursday last week!!!


You obv got this through a carrier? not Apple.


Yep outright pershase with Telecom via our
corporate account.....very impressed with the service and delivery speed. When
we ordered it was told maybe a week plus away....


So you can purchase outright because your a corporate customer?

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 693962 1-Oct-2012 10:44 Send private message

mattRSK: this may explain all the issues with scuffs and scratches,



Love it

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Master Geek


  Reply # 693966 1-Oct-2012 10:47 Send private message

OwenMeasures:
wilt64:
OwenMeasures:
wilt64: WoooooHoooooo life is good, just got my iPhone 5 by
courier this morning.....time to play people!!!

Ordered it Thursday last week!!!


You obv got this through a carrier? not Apple.


Yep outright pershase with Telecom via our
corporate account.....very impressed with the service and delivery speed. When
we ordered it was told maybe a week plus away....


So you can purchase outright because your a corporate customer?


Looks like it I was told on the first shipment 200 where put aside for corporate customers...





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Master Geek


  Reply # 693968 1-Oct-2012 10:48 Send private message

wilt64:
OwenMeasures:
wilt64:
OwenMeasures:
wilt64: WoooooHoooooo life is good, just got my iPhone 5 by
courier this morning.....time to play people!!!

Ordered it Thursday last week!!!


You obv got this through a carrier? not Apple.


Yep outright pershase with Telecom via our
corporate account.....very impressed with the service and delivery speed. When
we ordered it was told maybe a week plus away....


So you can purchase outright because your a corporate customer?


Looks like it I was told on the first shipment 200 where put aside for corporate customers...


You can order all us guys one too :)

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Master Geek


  Reply # 694245 1-Oct-2012 14:57 Send private message

Will do a small review on it in a couple of days but so far what a fantastic piece of kit....very impressed!!!





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  Reply # 694295 1-Oct-2012 15:36 Send private message

wilt64: Will do a small review on it in a couple of days but so far what a fantastic piece of kit....very impressed!!!


Good to hear! What colour did you get, and does it have any "scuffgate" issues?

I had a very quick look at the in-store black model at Voadfone in the weekend and it had a couple of little nicks in the bezel, although that could well have been in-shop damage.

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  Reply # 694306 1-Oct-2012 15:50 Send private message

littleheaven:
wilt64: Will do a small review on it in a couple of days but so far what a fantastic piece of kit....very impressed!!!


Good to hear! What colour did you get, and does it have any "scuffgate" issues?

I had a very quick look at the in-store black model at Voadfone in the weekend and it had a couple of little nicks in the bezel, although that could well have been in-shop damage.


So far so good, I have already put a screen protector on it. the bezel is 100% and I would have to say the cabinet body looks very nice. One thing that blew me away was how light it is!!





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  Reply # 694349 1-Oct-2012 16:38 Send private message

Had a play with a black one instore, and they are definitely well built.  heaps on fingerprints on them from all the people playing around on them.  Lightness is good IMO.

IOS is starting to look dated on it now.  Maps found my home though, and routed ok to it.

Will wait for the first outright batch to come through and then buy a 16gb black.

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  Reply # 694371 1-Oct-2012 17:02 Send private message

Malingo: Had a play with a black one instore, and they are definitely well built.? heaps on fingerprints on them from all the people playing around on them.? Lightness is good IMO.

IOS is starting to look dated on it now.? Maps found my home though, and routed ok to it.

Will wait for the first outright batch to come through and then buy a 16gb black.


I had a play with one too, and the screen just feels really weird with the aspect ratio the way it is. The proprtions of the phone just feel a bit strange. It feels like it needs to be wider, and actually I think the portrait keyboard would be a better more usable size if it was wider. That would obviously create a wider phone, but increasing it;s length has increased it's size anyway. IOS maybe a bit outdated, it lacks widgets, but apple have added widgets on the notification slidedown for weather and stocks. But I don't think that works all that well, and it would be good if you could add your own widgets to it.

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  Reply # 694473 1-Oct-2012 20:15 Send private message

order has come down to 2-3 weeks, every check there orders and report back!!

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