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  Reply # 1345479 16-Jul-2015 14:01 Send private message quote this post

Wow just bought this to replace my HTC One M7, $240 from Warehouse stationary as per...then went to unlock it...it was already unlocked...

For some reason I was sure I had to unlock it for 2 degrees! Saved another $30, great.

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  Reply # 1345491 16-Jul-2015 14:16 Send private message quote this post

If you are getting aliexpress cases, some are made out of this horrible sloppy plastic, gel cases I have seen them called.

Anyway, the stuff stinks, it stinks really bad.




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  Reply # 1345496 16-Jul-2015 14:32 Send private message quote this post

Anyone found a gorilla glass screen protector for this device?

Would love to throw one on

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  Reply # 1345541 16-Jul-2015 15:39 Send private message quote this post

I ended up grabbing a few different ones from aliexpress, they are cheap enough ($1.50 - $6.70) that if they are no good I can just toss them. No doubt I'll get a couple that don't actually fit the phone.

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  Reply # 1345782 16-Jul-2015 20:55 Send private message quote this post

andynz: I did a quick search for "zte blade S6 plus case" on aliexpress.com and it comes with lots of cases.  Start around $1.70US shipped each.  I'm pretty sure the Smart Ultra is the ZTE Blade S6 Plus according to UK review sites.
Almost identical, slight difference in dimensions Blade S6 Plus is 155mm tall and 7.7mm thick, Smart Ultra 6 is 154mm tall and 8.4mm thick, both 77mm wide. 
http://www.gsmarena.com/compare.php3?idPhone1=7168&idPhone2=7313

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  Reply # 1345855 16-Jul-2015 23:09 Send private message quote this post

Picked one up this evening from WHS, mentioned i was too slow to take advantage of the $191 online deal/screw up he laughed and told me about a similar deal on aa Samsung S5 special for $579 but online it was discounting further down to i think he said $350odd dollars

Did the NFC back to back setup from existing phone, concept works well, looks like a damn good phone for $240

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  Reply # 1345862 16-Jul-2015 23:49 Send private message quote this post

That Samsung deal is still up store, well at the Henderson store, ends on the 17th.

VU6 is back to 299 there even after trying to push to get the rip us off deal in store, oh well.

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  Reply # 1345864 17-Jul-2015 00:06 Send private message quote this post

TyroneB: That Samsung deal is still up store, well at the Henderson store, ends on the 17th.

VU6 is back to 299 there even after trying to push to get the rip us off deal in store, oh well.


I went to the Manukau store and they were happy to apply the rip us off promocode

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  Reply # 1345897 17-Jul-2015 08:11 Send private message quote this post

Wade:  a similar deal on aa Samsung S5 special for $579 but online it was discounting further down to i think he said $350odd dollars



Argh!!!!

Will have to make do with my $240 Ultra but would have gladly paid $350 for a S5. My happy feeling about the Ultra is gone....


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  Reply # 1345898 17-Jul-2015 08:12 Send private message quote this post

Any idea on how long until this is validated for Semble?

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  Reply # 1345899 17-Jul-2015 08:15 Send private message quote this post

dolsen:
Wade:  a similar deal on aa Samsung S5 special for $579 but online it was discounting further down to i think he said $350odd dollars



Argh!!!!

Will have to make do with my $240 Ultra but would have gladly paid $350 for a S5. My happy feeling about the Ultra is gone....



I think it was part of an earlier promo not the rip us off promo, same price though

Why have you lost the happy feeling?

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  Reply # 1345916 17-Jul-2015 08:48 Send private message quote this post

dolsen: Any idea on how long until this is validated for Semble?


It's being worked on at the moment. There were a couple of complications with Semble on the prime and ultra but last I heard they were on the way to getting it sorted.

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  Reply # 1345937 17-Jul-2015 09:13 Send private message quote this post

Wade:
dolsen:
Wade:  a similar deal on aa Samsung S5 special for $579 but online it was discounting further down to i think he said $350odd dollars



Argh!!!!

Will have to make do with my $240 Ultra but would have gladly paid $350 for a S5. My happy feeling about the Ultra is gone....



I think it was part of an earlier promo not the rip us off promo, same price though

Why have you lost the happy feeling?



Nothing wrong with the Ultra, just, would rather have had a S5 for $350 than a Ultra for $240.
Was trying to buy the Ultra for $190 when they were applying the discount twice but they were out of stock. Didn't think to try the code against the S5 :-(



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  Reply # 1345950 17-Jul-2015 09:27 Send private message quote this post

Have I missed the boat or can you still buy the S5 today for $350 and if so how?

Sorry if this seems a silly question :)

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  Reply # 1346088 17-Jul-2015 11:03 Send private message quote this post

andynz: Have I missed the boat or can you still buy the S5 today for $350 and if so how?

Sorry if this seems a silly question :)



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