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  Reply # 624783 14-May-2012 12:17 Send private message

avecha:
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avecha: Just pre-ordered my S3. Brought this with too.
http://www.clove.co.uk/chrome-blue-flip-cover-samsung-galaxy-s3


 

Did you go white or blue?


Blue case and blue phone. The white just seems to Iphone for me.


So true. Imagine if someone mistook you for an iPhone user.. The shame!


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  Reply # 624849 14-May-2012 13:53 Send private message

networkn:
avecha:
nofam:
avecha: Just pre-ordered my S3. Brought this with too.
http://www.clove.co.uk/chrome-blue-flip-cover-samsung-galaxy-s3


 

Did you go white or blue?


Blue case and blue phone. The white just seems to Iphone for me.


So true. Imagine if someone mistook you for an iPhone user.. The shame!



ROFL - I think the blue one looks so iPhone from the front.

BTW - why are you guys buying from Clove? Is it just price or availability? And with a warranty issue or insurance issue, how will you get on?

Cheers



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  Reply # 624867 14-May-2012 14:10 Send private message

I can't seem to find a place to pre-order the Wireless Charging mat, nor the Allcast Dongle.

Never mind found it. My God $66GBP for the ACD! Rip!!!

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  Reply # 624872 14-May-2012 14:14 Send private message

networkn: I can't seem to find a place to pre-order the Wireless Charging mat, nor the Allcast Dongle.

Never mind found it. My God $66GBP for the ACD! Rip!!!


Wireless mat has been delayed.



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  Reply # 624873 14-May-2012 14:16 Send private message

avecha:
networkn: I can't seem to find a place to pre-order the Wireless Charging mat, nor the Allcast Dongle.

Never mind found it. My God $66GBP for the ACD! Rip!!!


Wireless mat has been delayed.


No surprises there. I need to get my hands on a cradle or two as well. 

Anyone considering purchasing from Clove Etc, would they consider letting me tack my order for accessories onto the order and pay the freight difference (Auckland only would be simpler). 

Cheers


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  Reply # 624878 14-May-2012 14:20 Send private message

motorwayne:
networkn:
avecha:
nofam:
avecha: Just pre-ordered my S3. Brought this with too.
http://www.clove.co.uk/chrome-blue-flip-cover-samsung-galaxy-s3


 

Did you go white or blue?


Blue case and blue phone. The white just seems to Iphone for me.


So true. Imagine if someone mistook you for an iPhone user.. The shame!



ROFL - I think the blue one looks so iPhone from the front.

BTW - why are you guys buying from Clove? Is it just price or availability? And with a warranty issue or insurance issue, how will you get on?

Cheers


I brought from Clove because New Zealand haven't released a price yet. NZ needs to step up it's game a bit. Everywhere else has released prices/plans. So i got stubborn and childish and for the first time in 10 years VodaNZ isn't getting my money. When it comes to me and money, i don't dick around.
That and it's only costing me 966NZD for the phone and the Samsung case. And if i do get stung with gst it's still probably going to be cheaper. And European phones tend to get their updates earlier as someone else said, so thats another plus. I have never bothered with warranties. I have never needed one and if anything goes wrong with the phone i'll probably buy a new one.

Does anyone know if i'll get an Aussie/New Zealand charger from Clove or do i buy that separately?

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  Reply # 624887 14-May-2012 14:28 Send private message

Don't know about Clove, but Handtec (also UK) gave me a free universal adapter when I bought my Note cos it came with the Europe plug. Which will come with you're order too I'd say.

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  Reply # 624891 14-May-2012 14:33 Send private message

JayTaicho: Don't know about Clove, but Handtec (also UK) gave me a free universal adapter when I bought my Note cos it came with the Europe plug. Which will come with you're order too I'd say.


Cheers. Time will tell i suppose.
Mobicity.co.nz has an Australian charger included in the box of their S3.

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  Reply # 624892 14-May-2012 14:36 Send private message

Avecha, no, it will come with the UK charger.

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  Reply # 624900 14-May-2012 14:49 Send private message

I'm actually working on the Vodafone retail TV ads for the GSIII this week. Haven't got the official info yet to put in the TVC, but if what I've heard is true, the plan price and handset price sounds pretty reasonable to me.

Was looking forward to having a hands-on with the handsets today (Vodafone sent us both colours to use as reference), but were sent off-site for a photoshoot! So will hopefully get a hands-on tomorrow!




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  Reply # 624911 14-May-2012 15:03 Send private message

JayTaicho: I'm actually working on the Vodafone retail TV ads for the GSIII this week. Haven't got the official info yet to put in the TVC, but if what I've heard is true, the plan price and handset price sounds pretty reasonable to me.

Was looking forward to having a hands-on with the handsets today (Vodafone sent us both colours to use as reference), but were sent off-site for a photoshoot! So will hopefully get a hands-on tomorrow!





Such teasing! 

Anyways, XT network is the one for me, it flies!

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  Reply # 624993 14-May-2012 17:37 Send private message

JayTaicho: I'm actually working on the Vodafone retail TV ads for the GSIII this week. Haven't got the official info yet to put in the TVC, but if what I've heard is true, the plan price and handset price sounds pretty reasonable to me.

Was looking forward to having a hands-on with the handsets today (Vodafone sent us both colours to use as reference), but were sent off-site for a photoshoot! So will hopefully get a hands-on tomorrow!





samsung and then vodafone weren't enough that you also want to play the teasing game man haha. share with us what you have heard. 




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  Reply # 624999 14-May-2012 17:43 Send private message

sidders80:share with us what you have heard. 


They probably prefer to keep their job.

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  Reply # 625002 14-May-2012 17:44 Send private message

fahrenheit:
sidders80:share with us what you have heard. 


They probably prefer to keep their job.


job would be in danger if that was the case by disclosing what he has so far. 




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  Reply # 625005 14-May-2012 17:50 Send private message

sidders80:
fahrenheit:
sidders80:share with us what you have heard. 


They probably prefer to keep their job.


job would be in danger if that was the case by disclosing what he has so far. 


Not at all. NDAs of that nature generally don't include clauses to say you cannot disclose you are involved with something (unless the product/service is secret), just that you cannot divulge the details.
Even if there were no specific agreement (doubtful), it would be unprofessional to do so.

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