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# 135157 16-Nov-2013 10:55
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Hi all,

I am currently in need of  new phone and have decided to buy a Blackberry Z10. I have found that Carphone Warehouse is selling them for 180 UK pounds (roughly 348 NZD). I just have a few questions that I hope you can answer before I buy it.

1. Does anyone have experience buying from Carphone Warehouse using Youshop?

2. Would the model sold by Carphone Warehouse, (http://www.carphonewarehouse.com/mobiles/mobile-phones/BLACKBERRY_Z10/HANDSET?colourCode=BLACK), work on both Telecom and Vodafone's 3G and 4G networks?

3. Does anyone know the shipping dimensions of the package as its not on Carphone Warehouses website.

Any help would be much appreciated.

Thanks,
Paparangi.

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  # 934820 16-Nov-2013 10:58
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UK will be selling stl2 which what we sell here.

The other 2 questions, no idea



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  # 934823 16-Nov-2013 11:38
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Thanks for your help. :) good to know that it is the same model so support etc should be the same.

Anyone else have experience with Carphone Warehouse?

 
 
 
 


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  # 934827 16-Nov-2013 11:50
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Remember using the UK Youshop you will also pay 20% VAT (GST)  I assume that this is included in the website price??




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  # 934845 16-Nov-2013 11:59
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Yes it is I think. Such a bargain considering that the phone is 800nzd from telecom. :)

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  # 936425 18-Nov-2013 09:09
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I tried to buy a Nexus 7 from Carphone Warehouse as a Christmas present for my sister in law living in London. Everything went fine until they tried to process the payment, I ended up having to ring them up and it turns out they won't use overseas credit cards, you'll need a card with a UK billing address.

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  # 936472 18-Nov-2013 10:02
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Paparangi - I might be selling my Z10 - NZ new from Telecom.  Interested?

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