Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Buying anything on Amazon? Please use the Geekzone Amazon aff link.


View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13
9 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 727503 5-Dec-2012 16:40 Send private message

@scottjpalmer, how are you finding it? Thinking of getting one too.



Minimalist
4805 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 136

Moderator
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 727565 5-Dec-2012 18:29 Send private message

fuhsiang: @scottjpalmer, how are you finding it? Thinking of getting one too.


Love it. Loved the Note but this is snappier, easier in the hand and much better battery life.

9 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 727582 5-Dec-2012 18:54 Send private message

yeah, what I'm debating about now is whether I should carry a small phone and a large tablet, or instead an all-in-one large phone such as the Galaxy Note 2. Can't decide between the 2 choices.

I am doing the first currently though and I'm finding that it's inconvenient to lug around the tablet in a separate bag. But I'm comparing that against lugging around a big phone and I can't decide which is worse!! :)



Minimalist
4805 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 136

Moderator
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 727625 5-Dec-2012 20:47 Send private message

fuhsiang: yeah, what I'm debating about now is whether I should carry a small phone and a large tablet, or instead an all-in-one large phone such as the Galaxy Note 2. Can't decide between the 2 choices.

I am doing the first currently though and I'm finding that it's inconvenient to lug around the tablet in a separate bag. But I'm comparing that against lugging around a big phone and I can't decide which is worse!! :)


I haven't had a computer or a tablet since I got my Note in May :-)

140 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 727733 5-Dec-2012 22:48 Send private message


Called my local Dick Smith, didnt have it there as they were a smaller store but directed me to others nearby that did.

Il be off scope it out tomorrow night!
there price of $999 is pretty dam reasonable I thought!

Called Noel leeming & yeah, not yet. The lady said theres no stock in any store as it hasnt been released to them by Samsung yet, no date given either.

Been hounding Telecom & Vodafone.... still getting the brushoff with 'very soon'
2Degrees never respond to any queries about it.

I want it on a good plan, hopefully free or chunky discount

140 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 727814 6-Dec-2012 07:54 Send private message



Official Samsung NZ release was yesterday....


tic tok .... over the wait!

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.516928438325327.120382.176358752382299&type=1

435 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 40


  Reply # 728292 6-Dec-2012 21:29 Send private message

And I am a proud owner of this awesome device. Love it.




Sid

3179 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 401

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 728295 6-Dec-2012 21:38 Send private message

sidders80: And I am a proud owner of this awesome device. Love it.


I am jealous Tongue Out

Do you want to swap your Note II with my Note?





435 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 40


  Reply # 728296 6-Dec-2012 21:40 Send private message

nakedmolerat:
sidders80: And I am a proud owner of this awesome device. Love it.


I am jealous Tongue Out

Do you want to swap your Note II with my Note?


Haha. No way. Got to say this device is fast.




Sid

140 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 728362 7-Dec-2012 08:16 Send private message


Jealous!!!

I want it already dam it

Its available from Dicksmith & now 2Degrees....

But im sick of 2D, admittedly their plans & deals are bloody good, love the roll over minutes & bonus data etc, but totally sick of the slow or no data in some areas I am in & no signal at all when Im away on holiday when my partner on VF has mint signal all the time, grr!


768 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 23


  Reply # 728479 7-Dec-2012 12:19 Send private message

pinkbellbird:
Jealous!!!

I want it already dam it

Its available from Dicksmith & now 2Degrees....

https://www.2degreesmobile.co.nz/shop?p_p_id=konakart_portlet_WAR_konakart_portlet&p_p_lifecycle=1&p_p_state=normal&p_p_mode=view&p_p_col_id=column-1&p_p_col_count=1&_konakart_portlet_WAR_konakart_portlet__spage=%2FSelectProd.do&_konakart_portlet_WAR_konakart_portlet__sorig=%2FSelectCat.do%3FcatId%3D21&productId=282&productId=282


But im sick of 2D, admittedly their plans & deals are bloody good, love the roll over minutes & bonus data etc, but totally sick of the slow or no data in some areas I am in & no signal at all when Im away on holiday when my partner on VF has mint signal all the time, grr!



Then just put a VF or even Telecom SIM in it..?

435 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 40


  Reply # 728743 7-Dec-2012 20:47 Send private message

Surprisingly vodafone has released it too for 1099. Saw it at digital mobile albany and its a dual carrier version.




Sid

435 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 40


  Reply # 728746 7-Dec-2012 20:54 Send private message

http://www.digitalmobile.co.nz/samsung-galaxy-note-2-16gb-white.html




Sid

140 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1


  Reply # 728832 8-Dec-2012 00:25 Send private message

Pineappleexpress.... Well yeah I realise that all I need is another Telcos sim card..... That's nothing to do with it! I'm waiting to see what the best phone/plan offer vf have on the note 2, till then I wait...


comments for others...

Spoke to someone at Vodafone tonight, the note2 came into stock today.
Pretty stupid it comes into stock & they make no sound of it at all... Considering how popular this phone is & will be.

9 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 728931 8-Dec-2012 11:52 Send private message

For those of you with this phone, this video may interest you. It shows how you can use the smartphone as your PC.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9nh2NSLgaII

We sure have come a long way since the first smartphone.

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Police Camera Van Disguise
Created by Reanalyse, last reply by lNomNoml on 21-Dec-2014 23:33 (75 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Do I have the right to return this?
Created by corksta, last reply by kiwibro111 on 21-Dec-2014 23:54 (45 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Spark, the least secure part of your home network?
Created by NZtechfreak, last reply by joker97 on 22-Dec-2014 17:17 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


Slaughter of Innocents
Created by networkn, last reply by networkn on 19-Dec-2014 17:46 (64 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


youtube downloader
Created by Ford, last reply by jarledb on 22-Dec-2014 16:57 (18 replies)
Pages... 2


What has Geekzone led you to buy?
Created by russelo, last reply by jarledb on 22-Dec-2014 16:41 (18 replies)
Pages... 2


Spray Foam Insulation
Created by AACTech, last reply by timbosan on 19-Dec-2014 16:58 (36 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Crew Drinking on Flights - Why!?
Created by networkn, last reply by Geektastic on 22-Dec-2014 09:35 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.