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  #864093 23-Jul-2013 09:38
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A friend has a note2 and loves it, but she has a handbag to carry it around in. It will fit into a large pocket, but I find even the S3/S4 doesn't fit into the smaller pocket on my designer jeans (purchased for comfort) - though it fits into Levis and similar.

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  #864097 23-Jul-2013 09:51
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Fabian: That is a good price, now it's making me re think if i want an S3.
Guys that have them, is the size too big??

I have one and love it, one of my fav phones (have s1/s2/s3/note2/HTConeX/htcOne)
I have no trouble fitting it in my jeans




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  #864107 23-Jul-2013 10:15
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I've been using a Note2 since pretty much the day they became available. Brilliant little device, very pleased with it. Once rooted and the Perseus kernel is added the display looks fantastic (takes a couple of days to get used to the "correct" colours).

Disclaimer: I don't wear hipster jeans and have fairly large hands.






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  #864160 23-Jul-2013 11:26
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so just picked up a note 2 they are model 7100t but hey knowing me i wnat still have it by the time 4g reaches us

anyone want a Y300 i careful owner like new only months old! 




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  #864188 23-Jul-2013 11:55
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Congratulations on your new purchase. I brought a Galaxy Note II (N7105) at the end of April. Absolutely love it!

If you're thinking of a few accessories, have a look on ebay as they have loads of stuff. Three things I've purchased are:


  • Desktop charger/cradle. Features mhl output so all you need is an HDMI cable to connect to your tv. Also has a cavity behind where the phone sits for charging a spare battery.

  • Faux leather case. Holds phone in tough plastic surround. Also doubles as a landscape stand. Plenty of these around.

  • Windscreen mount. I highly recommend this mount!!



Have fun...

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  #864212 23-Jul-2013 12:35
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This price makes me tempted to ditch my N4..




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  #864217 23-Jul-2013 12:41
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gnfb: so just picked up a note 2 they are model 7100t but hey knowing me i wnat still have it by the time 4g reaches us

anyone want a Y300 i careful owner like new only months old! 


I think Wanganui should get LTE before end of this year





 
 
 
 




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  #864376 23-Jul-2013 15:57
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nakedmolerat:
gnfb: so just picked up a note 2 they are model 7100t but hey knowing me i wnat still have it by the time 4g reaches us

anyone want a Y300 i careful owner like new only months old! 


I think Wanganui should get LTE before end of this year


LOL most likly of laod it before then hopefully the 8" which was my first choice would have come down in price by then




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  #864438 23-Jul-2013 16:34
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That's one sweet deal. Sucks for me since I'm selling my Note to upgrade soon.

The cool thing about the non-LTE Note II is the huge amount of development on xda (if you're into that sort of thing). Not much at all for the N7105.

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  #864862 24-Jul-2013 10:04
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$599 today at The Warehouse :)

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  #864886 24-Jul-2013 10:31
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^ would that be a non LTE device too.  there's no way to tell.  does all Note II from telecom a non LTE device?

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  #864888 24-Jul-2013 10:34
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alvin: ^ would that be a non LTE device too.  there's no way to tell.  does all Note II from telecom a non LTE device?


Yes, it certainly appears to be the non LTE device.  As Telecom hasn't launched 4G I can't see them selling a 4G device for anything but the most recent model.

Also, I just looked at the Harvey Norman site and they are listed at $577.  Not sure if that is the same price as earlier but it is pretty sharp and I thought $599 was sharp.

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