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Topic # 38698 3-Aug-2009 16:52
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Hi Stephen

Get set to start chatting, because the Great New Zealand Chinwag has started.

Here's how it works.

Just look out in your mailbox in the next week or so for your Chinwag pack. It's the blue one that doesn't look like a bill. In it you'll find a shiny new 2degrees SIM that's all charged up with $5 credit for you to call anyone you like, on us.

Open it up, pop that SIM in your phone and get calling. But do it smartly, because your chinwag credit will disappear at the end of October if you haven't used it.

We've had a huge response to the Great New Zealand Chinwag so please don't despair if your SIM is not is not with you on day one - it might take us a week or so to get it out to you. We'll text you the night we pop it in the post, so you'll know when to expect it.

Thanks for joining us. Enjoy!

.. the $5 chinwag only lasts until end of October :S





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  Reply # 241872 3-Aug-2009 16:53
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Me too. Arived at my hotmail but not my @xtra.co.nz one. :'(.

Cant wait!




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  Reply # 241878 3-Aug-2009 16:54
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blah.. my bad.. the other post came in just before mine.. LOL




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  Reply # 241880 3-Aug-2009 16:57
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Still waiting for mine. Though I am impressed with the range of phones

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  Reply # 241881 3-Aug-2009 16:58
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i have edited my post to redirect here and have asked MF to lock mine







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  Reply # 241895 3-Aug-2009 17:27
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thanks mate, didnt see urs until after i had posted.




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  Reply # 241898 3-Aug-2009 17:30
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I have registered 2chinwag simcards for my partner and I,will 2D send me 2simcard in the same address or just only one?as I registered with 2 Vodafone number and 2 differ emails.

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  Reply # 241901 3-Aug-2009 17:37
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No e-mail here yet.

I wonder if they're sending the sims out first come first served, or whether it's entirely random?




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  Reply # 241904 3-Aug-2009 17:52
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They'll probably send them out in registration order.

10,000 a day i'd say....

Might pay to wait a few days before porting over your 021 or 027 if you're going to go thatway, they are going to be very busy!!! ( i hope )

Slingshot is also launching their pricing this week too, what an exciting week :)

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  Reply # 241907 3-Aug-2009 18:01
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Here's my email:



They did have one error...
We've had a huge response to the Great New Zealand Chinwag so please don't despair if your SIM is not is not with you on day one...


Probably useful if someone from 2degrees is reading this and still have some time before sending more of this email...




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  Reply # 241911 3-Aug-2009 18:05
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I'd rather be impatient about coming prices then free simcard with $5 on it, because I could get one for $2 at my local supermarket on 5th :D

anyway, got e-mail too




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  Reply # 241912 3-Aug-2009 18:06
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Same here, I would probably not survive another moment and buy the $2 retail SIM and load it up with my number :P




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  Reply # 241914 3-Aug-2009 18:09
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Got mine at 6:03, i think their mail server is taking a while sending out 50,000 emails :)

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  Reply # 241918 3-Aug-2009 18:14
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Mass emailouts alays take at leasta few hours to completely send.

Awesome
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  Reply # 241942 3-Aug-2009 18:47
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Haven't got my email yet.




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  Reply # 241948 3-Aug-2009 19:01
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Yes got mine now, it arrived at 6:04




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