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  Reply # 627369 18-May-2012 15:01 Send private message

S3 pre orders currently at 9 million.

How many S2's did they sell so far, anyone know?



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  Reply # 627373 18-May-2012 15:08 Send private message

About 35M of the whole range.

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  Reply # 627375 18-May-2012 15:11 Send private message

Just went and paid for my S3. Woop woop. I feel a tiny bit bad for not buying Vodafone but then i thought 'screw em'.

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  Reply # 627376 18-May-2012 15:11 Send private message

just got off the phone with JBhifi. so they have a 32GB version too coming in at $1149.




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  Reply # 627382 18-May-2012 15:34 Send private message

networkn: About 35M of the whole range.


So it looks like the S3 is going to scream past that number, mind you it will take 7 months if they can only whack out 5 million a month.



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  Reply # 627383 18-May-2012 15:39 Send private message

kiwitrc: did you find out what your card discount was going to be ?

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  Reply # 627386 18-May-2012 15:43 Send private message

networkn: kiwitrc: did you find out what your card discount was going to be ?


No didnt get down there but will try and do so over the weekend. Its usually significant though.

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  Reply # 627387 18-May-2012 15:44 Send private message

I'm going to try pre-ordering at WHS Petone again..




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  Reply # 627392 18-May-2012 15:52 Send private message

Hate to be a tease, but I've got a pebble-blue device in my hot little hand right now. 

It actually looks a lot sexier in person. And it's very strange, but it seems smaller than I thought it would be (But I guess any phone will seem small after using the Galaxy Note for so long). It's a nice size.

And although I've read people comment on the 'cheap' feel of the plastic on the back, it actually feels quite solid to me. The texture of the phone has a metalic sheen quality to it that definitely makes it recognizable.

I was thinking of holding out to see if there will be a Note 2, but now I'm not so sure. I don't know what Vlad was thinking, but this is a gorgeous phone. You guys won't be disappointed!

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JayTaicho: Hate to be a tease, but I've got a pebble-blue device in my hot little hand right now. 

It actually looks a lot sexier in person. And it's very strange, but it seems smaller than I thought it would be (But I guess any phone will seem small after using the Galaxy Note for so long). It's a nice size.

And although I've read people comment on the 'cheap' feel of the plastic on the back, it actually feels quite solid to me. The texture of the phone has a metalic sheen quality to it that definitely makes it recognizable.

I was thinking of holding out to see if there will be a Note 2, but now I'm not so sure. I don't know what Vlad was thinking, but this is a gorgeous phone. You guys won't be disappointed!


How did you score that!




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  Reply # 627395 18-May-2012 15:56 Send private message

JayTaicho: Hate to be a tease, but I've got a pebble-blue device in my hot little hand right now. 

It actually looks a lot sexier in person. And it's very strange, but it seems smaller than I thought it would be (But I guess any phone will seem small after using the Galaxy Note for so long). It's a nice size.

And although I've read people comment on the 'cheap' feel of the plastic on the back, it actually feels quite solid to me. The texture of the phone has a metalic sheen quality to it that definitely makes it recognizable.

I was thinking of holding out to see if there will be a Note 2, but now I'm not so sure. I don't know what Vlad was thinking, but this is a gorgeous phone. You guys won't be disappointed!


Have you had a close look at the white one also?  Does it have the same texture?




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  Reply # 627397 18-May-2012 15:59 Send private message

Have you had a close look at the white one also?  Does it have the same texture?


Haven't had a chance to play with the white one yet. Someone else is playing with it! Taking the blue one home for the weekend, but will have a quick hands on with the white version before I go home tonight and get back to you.


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  Reply # 627398 18-May-2012 16:01 Send private message

JayTaicho:
Have you had a close look at the white one also?  Does it have the same texture?


Haven't had a chance to play with the white one yet. Someone else is playing with it! Taking the blue one home for the weekend, but will have a quick hands on with the white version before I go home tonight and get back to you.



 

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  Reply # 627404 18-May-2012 16:11 Send private message

JayTaicho: Hate to be a tease, but I've got a pebble-blue device in my hot little hand right now. 

It actually looks a lot sexier in person. And it's very strange, but it seems smaller than I thought it would be (But I guess any phone will seem small after using the Galaxy Note for so long). It's a nice size.


When you say sexier, what do ya mean? Is it a funny blue? i.e. does it suit the screen and the colours of the software? The white highlights the bright contrasts etc, what about the blue one?

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  Reply # 627405 18-May-2012 16:13 Send private message

sidders80: just got off the phone with JBhifi. so they have a 32GB version too coming in at $1149.


Umm $200 more for extra 16gb. I rather get the 16gb at $949 and perhaps get 16gb Micro SD card for $20 - $40 max (depend on class I guess).

Anyone know what could be the potential disadvantages having a micro SD versus built in extra storage?

Thank you Smile

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