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  Reply # 2018121 18-May-2018 07:52
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Would love to have another Nokia to replace my Lumia 925, from when Nokia bet on the wrong (windows) horse.


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  Reply # 2018134 18-May-2018 08:39
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My dad has an old flip phone, my mum has some off brand, low end Android phone so I'd like to upgrade one of them to a new phone.

 

I'll probably do that this Christmas anyway when I visit them next.


 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 2018138 18-May-2018 09:10
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I would love to replace my Sony Z5 (which was bought through Spark smile) which is starting to get a bit slow. I would pass the Z5 onto my son who is crying out for a new phone. The one he has is being held together by tape and a ratty old case. 

 

 

 


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  Reply # 2018139 18-May-2018 09:10
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I'd be upgrading my dear young son's iPhone 6, which is really starting to show its age technologically speaking.

 

He's desperate to get a new phone, but we simply can't justify the high price tag and this would be a godsend for all of us!

 

 

 

 





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  Reply # 2018144 18-May-2018 09:21
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I can't compete with 4 old Nokias, only having 3 of them

 

 

 

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Oh, how I dream of having 4 ;)


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  Reply # 2018146 18-May-2018 09:26
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I've owned many Nokias, but not recently. Would be great to try another one! Also my wife's phone seems to be on the fritz, she'd love an upgrade. cool


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  Reply # 2018147 18-May-2018 09:27
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Waiting for my HTC One M7 to die before I replace it, but I would replace it with a free one!


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  Reply # 2018148 18-May-2018 09:30
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My son has been using my old S6 Edge, which was previously used by my daughter, so he has been getting hand me downs so looking for replacement.

 

He is getting older and using his phone a lot more than use to, plus the charging port on it is buggered, charging has been excruciatingly slow when plugged in, wireless charging works ok but still slow.

 

Fingers crossed to win one of these Nokia's.


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  Reply # 2018150 18-May-2018 09:37
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So here is a picture of my old trusty phone - A Galaxy Note II

 

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Its somewhere around 5 years old and is still mostly ok, but the GPS has stopped working and its stuck way back on Android Kitkat 4.4.? - Might give it to one of the grandchildren for them to watch movies or something.

 

I even managed to pull it apart and check the connector hadnt come off the GPS module - but no joy. Quite proud I actually got it apart to be honest.

 

I installed LineageOS on it and really loved the plain android look and feel - but it seems its a bit unstable on this model phone - and did random reboots and wouldnt ring sometimes so I went back to the standard Samsung software.

 

The Nokia phones tick all the boxes for me.

 

  • Android One (- a real plus - Having tried standard android I really dont know why manufacturers have to tinker with it).
  • Project treble - seems Nokia have bitten the bullet and gone with that - means there should be great community support once Nokia stops supporting the updates - and I usually keep my phone for a while.
  • Also - They look really nice.




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  Reply # 2018151 18-May-2018 09:37
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I'd be replacing my Nexus 5X, which I would give to my wife, who is using my old Nexus 5. I don't have another camera, so it had to do a bathroom selfie.

 

 

 

Thank you to Spark for the giveaway! Good luck everyone.

 

 

 

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  Reply # 2018154 18-May-2018 09:48
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My mum's old Samsung phone. The front camera doesn't work, so she has to flip the phone around, or stand in front of a mirror, everytime we do a video call.


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  Reply # 2018168 18-May-2018 10:14
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i'll replace my 4+ yrs old nexus 5 with nokia 6.1 :) only stock android!

 





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  Reply # 2018175 18-May-2018 10:26
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Nokia and I go way back. This is the circle of life...

 

 

My current Microsoft phone (550) is actually an honorary Nokia, but it's time to move on. I've loved my Windows phone, but sooner or later I have to admit that it is obsolete.


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  Reply # 2018178 18-May-2018 10:34
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Either the 6.1 or the 7 would be a good replacement for my 5X which has died once (thanks LG bootloop) and is now on borrowed time...


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  Reply # 2018183 18-May-2018 10:42
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I want to upgrade my Nexus 6P to another clean and bare Android device like these two Nokia phones.


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