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  # 1835959 2-Aug-2017 17:47
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I'd like to replace my wife's Moto G.


This is a network security device called a "firewall". It works because the electrons find it scary.


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Wannabe Geek

  # 1835961 2-Aug-2017 17:48
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I really am going to replace my work supplied iPhone 6s. I have given it a fair go for about three months now but I really hate the OS. The phone itself is great and if I could put Android onto it, I would.


We're already with Vodafone so getting one of these phones would be so cool!


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Master Geek

  # 1835962 2-Aug-2017 17:49
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Replacing an HTC One M7 which seems to be on its last legs.


It has served me well since 2013 though.

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Master Geek

  # 1835967 2-Aug-2017 18:01
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Would (regretfully) replace my Microsoft 950... still love the phone, but the battery is failing and apparently they are made of unobtanium  :-( 

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  # 1835970 2-Aug-2017 18:03
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I desperately need to replace my wife's iPhone 3GS!!

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  # 1835978 2-Aug-2017 18:16
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Would be nice to upgrade my still working, but tired, Sony Ericsson Z600 backup phone.

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  # 1836004 2-Aug-2017 18:25
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My phone is not as old and my situation is not as desperate as some posts I've read. But I'm still in for the prize.


I'd replace my Sony Xperia Z2 which has lost one of the SIM contacts so it can't do phone stuff. It is cracked front and back (the glass phones just slide off anything) and the magnetic charger connector fell out yesterday.


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Wannabe Geek

  # 1836009 2-Aug-2017 18:33
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My wife's iPhone 5. Gotta wean her off horrible Apple products.

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Master Geek

  # 1836011 2-Aug-2017 18:35
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i am replacing a chinese made THL W200S

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  # 1836013 2-Aug-2017 18:39
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Replacing a Lumia that's decided it's going to keep trying to do a Windows upgrade, but never quite gets there, and also appears to forget contact names periodically. It has the battery life of a short sneeze.


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Master Geek

  # 1836017 2-Aug-2017 18:47
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I have an eye-wateringly, rage-inducingly awful old Huawei Ascend that I need to replace. Then I can remove the battery and joyfully go all "will it blend" on its carcass. (I'm going to be travelling soon, and I think a more trustworthy travel phone might be in my best interests)


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Uber Geek

  # 1836018 2-Aug-2017 18:50
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Would be replacing a Nexus 5X with ~1500mah battery left :( Lucky to get 2 hours SOT these days, bleh..



As for images, turns out you can use a hackRF to sniff IMSI's while at the pub ;)



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  # 1836022 2-Aug-2017 19:03
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I REALLY need to replace my little Motorola C168 that my friend calls a drug dealer's phone.

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Master Geek

  # 1836029 2-Aug-2017 19:22
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My wife and I both have the Samsung Galaxy S3. Nice phone but now stuck on Android v4.3 as there is no more updates available for them.


One of us would be smiling, if we were lucky.  :)

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  # 1836035 2-Aug-2017 19:36
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I will be replacing a Vodafone Smart Prime.




This photo is definitely related to security, can you guess how?




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