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Topic # 112578 13-Dec-2012 09:59 Send private message

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Motorola Atrix 2 selling for $268 at Harvey Norman

http://www.androidnz.net/2012/12/good-deal-motorola-atrix-2-for-268-at.html




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  Reply # 731827 13-Dec-2012 10:13 Send private message

My partner has one. Motoblur is pretty meh. Wouldn't recommend it for noob users. Great if you want to change the launcher or put a custom ROM on. Good camera, and decent dual core CPU.

Probably best new phone that $270 can buy esp. with local warranty.




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  Reply # 731836 13-Dec-2012 10:19 Send private message

Her device received an OTA ICS upgrade notification two days ago too.

Haven't done it yet as haven't had it around a WiFi AP yet...




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  Reply # 731871 13-Dec-2012 10:39 Send private message

tonyhughes: Her device received an OTA ICS upgrade notification two days ago too.

Haven't done it yet as haven't had it around a WiFi AP yet...


Let us know what it's like when its running ICS




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  Reply # 732895 15-Dec-2012 13:08 Send private message

Went in to Harvey Norman on Thursday to get one-> out of stock in all of Christchurch.

So went to mall as Noel lemming and Bond & Bond price match-> conveniently out of stock and even Telecom store was aswell, no big deal though as HN said will be some in Mon/Tue. (but if you want cheap price order online or go in store and put your name down to order by Sunday 16th)

Ordered one online, so should get next week, can't wait, yes it's not up there with top of the line phones but for the price of $268 it's a good deal, my current phone is a Vodafone 845 (had since they first came out) and is a great little phone, but the Atrix 2 will be a big upgrade (like going from windows 3.1 to Windows 7), ha ha

Will put ICS in when I get it too.

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  Reply # 733058 16-Dec-2012 09:44 Send private message

My friend got one but no ICS update has shown up




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  Reply # 733089 16-Dec-2012 11:31 Send private message

I'll let you know. Hopefully it'll be around WiFi tomorrow night and I'll do the update.




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  Reply # 733157 16-Dec-2012 14:38 Send private message

tonyhughes: I'll let you know. Hopefully it'll be around WiFi tomorrow night and I'll do the update.


Is it a Telecom NZ Atrix 2?




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  Reply # 733162 16-Dec-2012 14:42 Send private message

Yes it is. Purchased from Harvey Norman.




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  Reply # 733306 16-Dec-2012 22:45 Send private message

tonyhughes: Yes it is. Purchased from Harvey Norman.


My friend got one from Harvey Norman but the update is not appearing. Wondering if it will just come through by itself eventually. Manually checking for updates on it has no effect. 




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  Reply # 735739 20-Dec-2012 21:24 Send private message

Got 2 of those today, must say it's good phone for the price, but no ICS update as yet

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  Reply # 735742 20-Dec-2012 21:33 Send private message

Girlfriend got the Atrix 2 for $299 a month ago, 

No Telecom NZ ICS update at that time, even though they had been released for everyone else.  It's very easy to get this phone running CM10 (4.1) and it is GREAT without all the motoblur crap...

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  Reply # 735752 20-Dec-2012 21:45 Send private message

Motoblur is terrible. Still havent done the ICS update that is waiting...




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  Reply # 735755 20-Dec-2012 21:52 Send private message

vampireleon: Got 2 of those today, must say it's good phone for the price, but no ICS update as yet


My friend bought one last week from Harvey Norman and the ICS update showed up today




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  Reply # 735761 20-Dec-2012 22:04 Send private message

Recieved mine yesterday fom HM ($268), updated it today to ICS today and palying with it, seems to run fine, great screen, am very happy with it for price. Smile

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  Reply # 735773 20-Dec-2012 22:25 Send private message

not sure when will the ics update notification come up, will see

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