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  Reply # 209714 27-Apr-2009 12:23
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i realised that 1 sec after i hit the post reply button lol, it apears that you were too quick for me... edited accordingly.

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  Reply # 209716 27-Apr-2009 12:32
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From my experience on my iPhone, it lost signal in a lot of places, but it still could get telecom signal. So I definitely trust telecom, as I always do. So I don't need to be stuck with Voda poor signal an coverage. :-D. I will ring telecom now to ask them when thy will shut on 13 may.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 209717 27-Apr-2009 12:38
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Telecom store said that it is not official. They will have more info when it is official. I did saw that on twitter. Telecom wouldn't lie on twitter, right?



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Reply # 209718 27-Apr-2009 12:42
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harrylin: Telecom store said that it is not official. They will have more info when it is official. I did saw that on twitter. Telecom wouldn't lie on twitter, right?


It is official. I received a press release (which is now on the Telecom website), confirmed this before posting.  Some staff on Telecom stores don't have all the information.




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  Reply # 209719 27-Apr-2009 12:50
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harrylin: Telecom store said that it is not official. They will have more info when it is official. I did saw that on twitter. Telecom wouldn't lie on twitter, right?


Ha! Wouldn't that be a wicked hoax?

hmmm.... Does anyone have access to a vodafone twitter account...

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  Reply # 209722 27-Apr-2009 12:59
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Definitely is official - which store was this?

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  Reply # 209727 27-Apr-2009 13:09
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I called to the telecom call center, they said they don't have enough information. In my village there is a orb communication. I wonder if they will open at 6PM. They normally shut at 5:30pm. It will be a bad day for all staffs working there. I think they won't be open after 6pm, so I will be out of luck then, meh... I can only get one on the 14th then... :-(

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  Reply # 209729 27-Apr-2009 13:14
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the call center (if they were in nz) definatly know ... they may not know that they are allowed to tell anyone tho.

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  Reply # 209749 27-Apr-2009 14:08
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Just got an email from Telecom/XT:

hanks for registering at testdrive.co.nz.

Just click here before 27 April 2009 to complete your registration.


We'll be in touch again soon via email.


Kind regards
The Team at Telecom


NOTE:  This email was automatically generated by Telecom from testdrive.co.nz
If you have received this email unexpectedly please click here to unsubscribe
Click here for privacy policy.

Telecom New Zealand, 8 Hereford Street, Freemans Bay, Auckland 1011, NZ.


 


Looks like they are getting closer to launching. It's interesting how they send out an email on the 27th, telling you to click it before the 27th...






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  Reply # 209753 27-Apr-2009 14:10
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yeah i just recieved that email too, the explore further button didnt go anywhere though, I just heard through the grapevine that some of the telecom retail stores have only been notified of the release date change in the last hour or so




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  Reply # 209755 27-Apr-2009 14:18
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Telecom staff (apart from the few people deeply involved in the project) were only notified this morning through an email and post on the intranet.

harrylin, probably the guy you spoke to in store hadn't yet read the news update (maybe he just got into work, or has been too busy). Same for call centre staff.

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  Reply # 209761 27-Apr-2009 14:28
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if those store open at 6:30pm, when will they close their doors? Hopefully not before 8pm. Probably I will get a sim the next morning.

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  Reply # 209763 27-Apr-2009 14:31
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That sux, my SE C902 isnt supported it seems :(

Oh well.. guess I have to stick with Vodafone



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  Reply # 209765 27-Apr-2009 14:33
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reignofgold: Looks like they are getting closer to launching. It's interesting how they send out an email on the 27th, telling you to click it before the 27th...


The launch date was confirmed this morning as 13th May.




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