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  Reply # 588693 1-Mar-2012 09:02 Send private message

The $100 discount code for those who pre-registered with Telecom NZ is now making its way to your inboxes folks...





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  Reply # 588694 1-Mar-2012 09:06 Send private message

just received the promo code for 710
still need to wait for the 800 one




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  Reply # 588722 1-Mar-2012 10:20 Send private message

Has anyone had success entering their promo code? I keep getting:
"Sorry, for some reason we cannot find your Promo Code. Please enter your Promo Code again."


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  Reply # 588736 1-Mar-2012 10:46 Send private message

Sorted now... 
MG1976: Has anyone had success entering their promo code? I keep getting:
"Sorry, for some reason we cannot find your Promo Code. Please enter your Promo Code again."


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  Reply # 588909 1-Mar-2012 15:16 Send private message

Just been to Telecom, the 710 is free on a 24 month $60 plan, the 800 is free on a 24 month $80 plan.

How much better is the lumia 800, i was going to buy the 710 tomorrow but not sure if the 800 is worth an extra $20 a month and another week wait ;)

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  Reply # 588928 1-Mar-2012 15:37 Send private message

I had a short play with the Lumia 710 today in the Telecom store. The build quality is good and feels good in the hand. The CBD screen is awesome.




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  Reply # 588974 1-Mar-2012 16:48 Send private message

jbard: Just been to Telecom, the 710 is free on a 24 month $60 plan, the 800 is free on a 24 month $80 plan.

How much better is the lumia 800, i was going to buy the 710 tomorrow but not sure if the 800 is worth an extra $20 a month and another week wait ;)


If it were me I'd choose the 800.

I was in Hong Kong recently and played with the 710 for ages and thought it was really nice, then a group of people moved away from a stand and there was an 800 there so I played with that and immediately thought it was even nicer!




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  Reply # 589104 1-Mar-2012 22:30 Send private message

Does nokia music work in NZ? And can you buy music directly from the lumia? I have seen nokia music has access to nokia store. Thanks

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  Reply # 589110 1-Mar-2012 22:36 Send private message

corksta:
jbard: Just been to Telecom, the 710 is free on a 24 month $60 plan, the 800 is free on a 24 month $80 plan.

How much better is the lumia 800, i was going to buy the 710 tomorrow but not sure if the 800 is worth an extra $20 a month and another week wait ;)


If it were me I'd choose the 800.

I was in Hong Kong recently and played with the 710 for ages and thought it was really nice, then a group of people moved away from a stand and there was an 800 there so I played with that and immediately thought it was even nicer!


800 is defently the better of the two but it is only tri band WDCMA the 900 which is quad band WCDMA is meant for release in the uk around may june so might be worth waiting for that.
From what I have heard from mobile world congress you will be able to get a version without LTE as well so will save on the battery.

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  Reply # 589319 2-Mar-2012 11:53 Send private message

The warehouse has the 800 listed as available on the 8/3/2012.

http://www.thewarehouse.co.nz/red/catalog/product/Vodafone-Nokia-Lumia-800-Black-PRE-ORDER?SKU=1590246

 Shame Vodafone can't announce something like this.
 

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  Reply # 589426 2-Mar-2012 14:51 Send private message

chada398: Does nokia music work in NZ? And can you buy music directly?from the lumia? I have seen nokia music has access to nokia store.?Thanks


Not at this stage sorry

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  Reply # 589462 2-Mar-2012 15:44 Send private message

I see the Z petrol folks are giving away a Lumia 800 a day for most of March. That'll get the Lumias and WinPho7 some eyeball space with the general public.

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  Reply # 589483 2-Mar-2012 16:17 Send private message

If Zune doesn't do it for you, you might be interested in this: http://www.xda-developers.com/tag/windows-phone-7-series/
BTW, my phone arrived today. Madly taking notes of my experience of setting it up in readiness for my first blog post for Telecom.




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  Reply # 589535 2-Mar-2012 18:57 Send private message

Shame a user was asked to remove a direct link posted in this thread to a video that has now be seen by over 385,000 people.

I don't understand companies that are in actual need of advertising trying to curb things like that...




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  Reply # 589541 2-Mar-2012 19:09 Send private message

Just got the 710 and I am loving it, I had a U8150 so a huge step up.


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