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Topic # 51572 29-Nov-2009 17:55
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Hi guys i m planning to buy the nokia e72. ideally would have wanted the one to work for XT but it looks like its ages away and vodafone also seem to be taking a while to release and when they do it will be pricey. can someone recommend a parallel import place to buy? i also looked at this Oz shop unique mobiles. Any recommendations in NZ or Aus?




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  Reply # 277529 29-Nov-2009 17:57
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Best E72 for XT is

E72-3 Quad-band EGSM 850/900/1800/1900, WCDMA 850/2100 HSDPA

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  Reply # 277530 29-Nov-2009 17:59
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thanks John but thats not available right now and i cant rely on 2100 frequency to use the phone in chch....anyways any recommendation on retailers?




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  Reply # 277531 29-Nov-2009 18:01
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sidders80: thanks John but thats not available right now and i cant rely on 2100 frequency to use the phone in chch....anyways any recommendation on retailers?


Telecom when it comes up for sale

I am loving my E72



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  Reply # 277538 29-Nov-2009 18:15
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now that is making me feel jealous....




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  Reply # 277539 29-Nov-2009 18:16
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and where did u buy from John?




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Reply # 277541 29-Nov-2009 18:18
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sidders80: and where did u buy from John?


Sorry I am not the best person to ask

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  Reply # 277543 29-Nov-2009 18:22
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JohnR works for the big red giant so got his free (though they do have his soul)

I brought mine from MobileCiti in Sydney but they won't ship overseas (I had a mule).

I had pretty atrocious emails back from UniqueMobiles.



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  Reply # 277544 29-Nov-2009 18:26
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ya and that big red giant is not willing to reveal their release date of this phone....they always play the ignorant card as if nothing like this exists and the person asking the question feel like the biggest fool




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  Reply # 277545 29-Nov-2009 18:28
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sidders80: ya and that big red giant is not willing to reveal their release date of this phone....they always play the ignorant card as if nothing like this exists and the person asking the question feel like the biggest fool


We do not know the release date ourselves as the handset is still in testing stage

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  Reply # 277546 29-Nov-2009 18:28
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it'll be at least a month if not 2 or 3 based on past E series devices . . .

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  Reply # 277548 29-Nov-2009 18:34
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Poor english, responses that I consider rude (probably related)

Make your own decision :-)



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  Reply # 277551 29-Nov-2009 18:36
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man testing takes ages i know this phone came for testing around september and since then has been under testing.




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  Reply # 277552 29-Nov-2009 18:38
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sidders80: man testing takes ages i know this phone came for testing around september and since then has been under testing.


Nokia was testing the phone back in August / September not the carriers

I only got this just over 2 weeks ago

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