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  Reply # 742591 9-Jan-2013 23:57 Send private message

No issue with power button, but I have had 5ghz wifi compatibility disappear randomly. Reboot required. If it becomes common I may return it, but I can't replicate the problem so could be a challenge.

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Master Geek


  Reply # 744031 13-Jan-2013 12:08 Send private message

Has anyone invested in a Qi Wireless charger that goes well with this phone? What is your verdict?
I am looking for something that is convenient and won't cost me an arm and a leg please?

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  Reply # 744471 14-Jan-2013 12:29 Send private message

I bought a Nexus 4 before leaving the UK and within 2 days of having it, dropped and smashed it... I am in NZ now, does anyone have recommendations of where I could get it fixed?

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  Reply # 744472 14-Jan-2013 12:29 Send private message

I bought a Nexus 4 before leaving the UK and within 2 days of having it, dropped and smashed it... I am in NZ now, does anyone have recommendations of where I could get it fixed?

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Master Geek


  Reply # 744478 14-Jan-2013 12:45 Send private message

I would ring LG 0800542273 they seem helpful and would probably know

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Master Geek


  Reply # 744678 14-Jan-2013 17:31

I did search was unable to find if is the Nexus 4 16(sold on bond&bond) is compatible with Telecom XT network? is GSM 850 same as WCDMA 850? Can someone clarify?


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  Reply # 744680 14-Jan-2013 17:33 Send private message

bodysoda: I did search was unable to find if is the Nexus 4 16(sold on bond&bond) is compatible with Telecom XT network? is GSM 850 same as WCDMA 850? Can someone clarify?



GSM and WCDMA are not the same, but the N4 is compatible with all NZ networks

M57

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  Reply # 744681 14-Jan-2013 17:34 Send private message

bodysoda: I did search was unable to find if is the Nexus 4 16(sold on bond&bond) is compatible with Telecom XT network? is GSM 850 same as WCDMA 850? Can someone clarify?



Yes it will work with Telecom XT

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 744764 14-Jan-2013 20:40 Send private message

Steve113: Has anyone invested in a Qi Wireless charger that goes well with this phone? What is your verdict?
I am looking for something that is convenient and won't cost me an arm and a leg please?


http://www.fasttech.com/products/1197502

Not sure if I'm willing to try that but at that price it seems like a nice deal! Free worldwide shipping too. Hmm.

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  Reply # 744771 14-Jan-2013 21:07 Send private message

If anyone is after a cheap "decentish" case, I got one of these off DX:
https://dx.com/p/s-style-protective-tpu-back-case-for-lg-nexus-4-e960-translucent-white-173143

It makes it _slightly_ bulkier, but i'm no longer afraid to put it down on a pub table or anywhere else. It's a bit less "slidey" on tables now too. I'm not sure how much it'll protect from a drop from chest height onto concrete, though it feels like it'll be a lot better than having it naked.

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  Reply # 744944 15-Jan-2013 11:25 Send private message

Does anyone know if the N4 is still in stock at The Warehouse? Over the last few weeks I've experienced a drop in cellular signal and I'd like to get mine replaced. Signal is quite a bit lower than other phones in the same area, and it's draining battery life quite a bit (drops 30% just sitting asleep by my bed).

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Master Geek


  Reply # 744960 15-Jan-2013 11:34 Send private message

bryceknz: Does anyone know if the N4 is still in stock at The Warehouse? Over the last few weeks I've experienced a drop in cellular signal and I'd like to get mine replaced. Signal is quite a bit lower than other phones in the same area, and it's draining battery life quite a bit (drops 30% just sitting asleep by my bed).


I have the same problem its software

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  Reply # 744965 15-Jan-2013 11:39 Send private message

Really? But the software hasn't changed since I got the phone... I don't remember seeing any issues with signal previously, and I think I would have noticed only getting 1 bar in my bedroom, occasionally with complete dropouts.

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  Reply # 744969 15-Jan-2013 11:45 Send private message

bryceknz: Really? But the software hasn't changed since I got the phone... I don't remember seeing any issues with signal previously, and I think I would have noticed only getting 1 bar in my bedroom, occasionally with complete dropouts.


Drops im signal is a common problem google it.
If you are really worried get a replacement.

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  Reply # 744975 15-Jan-2013 11:56 Send private message

Lolbooks:
bryceknz: Really? But the software hasn't changed since I got the phone... I don't remember seeing any issues with signal previously, and I think I would have noticed only getting 1 bar in my bedroom, occasionally with complete dropouts.


Drops im signal is a common problem google it.
If you are really worried get a replacement.


Are the dropouts affecting the unit that badly? I'm not noticing any major issues in using the phone, nor any major battery concerns. Cell Standby is 6% across 20 hours. 

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