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Glassboy
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  #2024278 28-May-2018 20:55
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#2 son has been trying very hard to keep his birthday phone safe.  While shopping at K-Mart he put it on a shelf while trying on a sweatshirt.  The shelf tipped causing the phone to fall to the floor, and then the contents of the shelf fell on the phone.

 


toyonut
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  #2024291 28-May-2018 21:15
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I would like to replace my wifes Moto G with something nice that gets updates. Her old phone got kiddified and looked pretty horrendous. Then I got a work phone and passed my Moto G to her. A couple of days before giving it to her it was dropped by miss 6 and has a damaged corner, though thankfully not a smashed screen. Would be nice for her to get a new phone.





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atsan
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  #2024301 28-May-2018 21:38
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I'm looking for an upgrade of Xiaomi Redmi NOte 3 and prefer stock android. Will be nice to have one of these


alienstew
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#2024303 28-May-2018 21:42
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A new Nokia, that would be teriffic, I've had many Nokia's since sometime in the 1990's and most recently used a Nokia 6700 Slide for several years (it's still in the garage). It was a great little phone. I only stopped using it because Android Apps were taking over the world and and my poor old 6700 couldn't keep up. A new Nokia would go well with my new Geekzone 10 year badge

 

 

 


G4m3r
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  #2024338 28-May-2018 22:52

LG G4, worked fine for four months then went faulty. Was the subject of a small claims case. Was going to cost more to pursue the case than repair it myself. About 10 months after going faulty I repaired it myself at a fraction of the cost and it's worked fine ever since. Battery life starts to be stretched if I use it too much in a day.

Godzjr
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  #2024343 28-May-2018 23:09
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This is almost embarrassing so the phone has gone into hiding. Nearly 2 decades old, it's been the victim of the bigger is better movement. As long as it remains in the box, it'll have the size. I doubt it'll ever come out now so that means I'll need to find a new and sexy replacement :)

 

 

 

 

 


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  #2024344 28-May-2018 23:11
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I'll give the phone to my daughter to replace the one she stopped into gravel and cracked the screen. So really I'll use the phone enable communication and parent taxi service collection

 
 
 
 


mule
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  #2024345 28-May-2018 23:14
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Always had Nokias up until the iphone came out - would be willing to change back to Nokia from an iphone for one of these!


33coupe
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  #2024360 29-May-2018 02:02
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It would be nice to replace the Samsung j5 with something a bit better.

Would be first Nokia since 8210. I still love that phone.

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soolaroo
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  #2024399 29-May-2018 08:23
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I would love one of these to replace my old iPhone 6 plus which is behaving very badly at the moment. Won't hold a charge... battery needs replacing again... I've been put off Android due to the lack of updates and telcos own versions; would love to try Android One


TG09
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  #2024440 29-May-2018 09:32
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I currently have a Samsung S4 and two batteries both of which do not hold charge that well.

 

 

 

This would help out massively with my young family, as I have the funds right now to replace this phone.


mobiusnz
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  #2024474 29-May-2018 10:01
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I'm dead keen on this for two reasons.

 

A) My wife has an iphone SE and I was cheap and only got the 16GB model forgetting how much women take photos. I'm constantly having to help her as it uploads photos to Onedrive personal, eventually that starts to fill up so I have to show her how to shift them to her Onedrive for Business account (Why microsoft don't do photo upload to Onedrive for business I don't know). Then she doesn't trust the phone telling her its uploaded so she refused to clean photos off until she's seen them on her pc with her own eyes.

 

 

 

B) If switching from IOS to Android I'd only do it with naked Android that is kept up to date direct from Google so she's protected from some of the glaring security bugs that have been detected of late that Google patch quickly but other vendors can be very slow to the party.

 

She already has one foot in the android world with a basic Android tablet.

 


Fingers Crossed.


BiggusDoggus
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  #2024554 29-May-2018 10:51
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I currently have a Spark "Pro". Which is actually a ZTE Blade V7.

 

Now, the phone is ok (just).

 

 

 

BUT - I am sick...to...death of people thinking I have an iPhone.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Give me the distinctive styling of a Nokia 6.1 or 7 any day of the week!!! 

 

 





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Tranceducer
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  #2024638 29-May-2018 12:07
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Oh I wish I had a ZTE that actually worked OK

 

This ZTE R880h is totally unsupported now.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


pristle
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  #2024646 29-May-2018 12:13
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I have now long endured the Meizu M3 Note. This is my 2nd. The 1st replaced under warranty. This one is suffering similar symptoms.

 

With recent unexpected expenses, wife's medical bills, replacement for unserviceable fridge etc. I'm putting my hand up for one of these.


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