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  Reply # 691009 25-Sep-2012 10:54 Send private message

Dunnersfella: I can't wait until Samsung innovates and designs their own operating software... just quietly.

What are the odds of that, given the problems MS are having getting market-share for their OS, and that RIM are having maintaining their share. Not to mention Symbian and the odd non-android linuxy flavours that no-one bought.



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  Reply # 691010 25-Sep-2012 10:57 Send private message

Dunnersfella: I can't wait until Samsung innovates and designs their own operating software... just quietly.


A bit out of touch, are you? Samsung Bada was unveiled January 2010. And I don't think it's the success you'd have expected.




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  Reply # 691021 25-Sep-2012 11:28 Send private message

Dunnersfella: I can't wait until Samsung innovates and designs their own operating software... just quietly.


They did actually with BADA.. but it didnt take off very well, but they are still going strong on Windows Phone & Android..  They worry less about the OS, just their own addons and the hardware thats why they come up with much better products..

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  Reply # 691270 25-Sep-2012 18:04 Send private message

Samsung will be looking into Tizen next year with Meego

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  Reply # 705402 23-Oct-2012 22:16 Send private message

The NZ first price I've seen - $970 to preorder the Ativ S

Hmmm...yardstick for pricing on other handsets...




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  Reply # 707154 26-Oct-2012 20:09 Send private message

compost: The NZ first price I've seen - $970 to preorder the Ativ S

Hmmm...yardstick for pricing on other handsets...



Guess what I stumble upon on on Facebook...

Warehouse Stationery have pre-order up for $799 with free copy of Windows 8 upgrade and some chance to win free laptop. Early Dec launch.

lol.. What's going on? How the heck? Must be parallel imported? 

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  Reply # 707159 26-Oct-2012 20:24 Send private message


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  Reply # 707168 26-Oct-2012 20:47 Send private message

Wow. $799 is a very sharp price for this. Good specs and great price!




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  Reply # 708190 29-Oct-2012 08:20 Send private message

Listed on HN Oz site for $799AUD, available Dec 1st.

Makes Warehouse Stationery's price all the more interesting...

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