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  Reply # 737396 26-Dec-2012 15:29 Send private message

st02197: Yeah Vodafone did mine for free.

I had my Sim card swapped at Sylvia park Vodafone.


free for prepay or only on account?

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  Reply # 737399 26-Dec-2012 15:36 Send private message

Sorry for prepay.

M57

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  Reply # 737402 26-Dec-2012 15:41 Send private message

st02197: Sorry for prepay.


Thanks for that. Will go see them tomorrow.

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  Reply # 737846 27-Dec-2012 21:52 Send private message

Oh cock! dropped mine smashed the glass back!

No spares available yet either.

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  Reply # 737848 27-Dec-2012 21:54 Send private message

blindnz: Oh cock! dropped mine smashed the glass back!

No spares available yet either.


Wow that sucks. Got a pic so we can share your misery?

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  Reply # 737853 27-Dec-2012 22:08 Send private message

Oncop53:
blindnz: Oh cock! dropped mine smashed the glass back!

No spares available yet either.


Wow that sucks. Got a pic so we can share your misery?


+1

it is weird how everyone complains about iphone glass back.. then all of sudden nexus 4 also has glass back..





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  Reply # 737866 27-Dec-2012 22:34 Send private message



:( 

I actually don't mind the glass back. Was just very unfortunate to drop mine onto hard tiles the way I did. Never dropped my droid 3 onto anything other than carpet.

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  Reply # 737872 27-Dec-2012 22:37 Send private message

blindnz:

:( 

I actually don't mind the glass back. Was just very unfortunate to drop mine onto hard tiles the way I did. Never dropped my droid 3 onto anything other than carpet.


Sorry to see man... What are you planning to do now? Did you buy it from america?

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  Reply # 737874 27-Dec-2012 22:39 Send private message

Nope bought it from Bond and Bond a couple of weeks ago. 

Not sure. I will talk with LG and see what the options are. Not to worried. its just cracked for now. The glass hasn't actually come apart. Hopefully I can keep it together. 



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  Reply # 737880 27-Dec-2012 22:59 Send private message

blindnz:
I actually don't mind the glass back. Was just very unfortunate to drop mine onto hard tiles the way I did. Never dropped my droid 3 onto anything other than carpet.


I guess my point was people complains how easy it is to crack iphone glass back. Despite this LG went ahead and copy iphone design.





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  Reply # 737881 27-Dec-2012 23:02 Send private message

nakedmolerat:
blindnz:
I actually don't mind the glass back. Was just very unfortunate to drop mine onto hard tiles the way I did. Never dropped my droid 3 onto anything other than carpet.


I guess my point was people complains how easy it is to crack iphone glass back. Despite this LG went ahead and copy iphone design.


Yup, premium feel and all that.

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  Reply # 737882 27-Dec-2012 23:05 Send private message

http://www.androidauthority.com/nexus-4-cracked-back-glass-135237/

edit:

The Nexus 4 shapes out to be a very popular device, and I am sure that LG will offer replacement parts. But the back plate of the Nexus is more than a casing ? it includes the Qi wireless charging coil, a NFC antenna and other miscellany. For this reason, it?s unlikely that the replacement back plate will be cheap.





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  Reply # 737937 28-Dec-2012 08:23 Send private message

Lg nz seem quite responsive via twitter. I'd try that.

Side note: got my nexus4 from noelleeming boxing day for 639. Loving it!!
First android device after 3 years plus on iOS. Pulled 10 Mbit from voda where my 3gs would get 3. And upload speed is amaaz

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  Reply # 738002 28-Dec-2012 11:50 Send private message

blindnz: Oh cock! dropped mine smashed the glass back!

No spares available yet either.


Sorry for your broken back, someone mentioedn a GZ members should get together and import the google LG bumper from Play Store in bulk like 10 or 20 of them and share shipping costs.

Anyone interested start another thread.  I would be in for one!

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  Reply # 738028 28-Dec-2012 12:59 Send private message

Yeah me too. Too bad it's not know when it's going to be in stock again

Probably ideal if people who live in the same area buy together. That way shipping within nz is cheaper

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