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  Reply # 1890953 26-Oct-2017 19:35
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Benjip:

 

mrphil: Just to confirm preorder starts at 8pm tomorrow?

 

8:01pm tomorrow to be exact!

 

 

If it's like the launch of the 8 then it won't be exact; that didn't open until 5-6 minutes after the advertised time. Makes you wonder why they advertise it down to the minute...


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Reply # 1891000 26-Oct-2017 20:29
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I'll be attempting to order the iPhone X 64gb Space Grey, on the App Store App.

 


It'll be a very nice upgrade from my iPhone 6. Ever since my headphone jack failed last year, it's pretty much been an iPhone 7 simulator. 

 


Good luck everyone!


 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1891004 26-Oct-2017 20:42
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Pumpedd:

 

Wondering how many will be pre ordering the new iphone X next week?

 

Some commentators are warning not to be too quick and to wait and see if it has any issues.

 

 

I was a fanboy. Got the new one every refresh from the 4S.  Im over it. I have my 6 Plus, works fine. 3 years old. I can get a new X for free based on wifes business plan, but even then I haven't been to MacRumors or read the X thread. I will wait and see what issues there are. If I have a spare hour, and a folio case is available, probably get one.


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  Reply # 1891006 26-Oct-2017 20:44
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Dial111: Noel Leemings called me yesterday to see if I'd like to book in for a preorder on Friday, once customer services said "only available on a plan through 2D" I gracefully declined as with all my phones I buy outright to avoid being locked into 2 year plans. My phone number is like the town bike, every telco has had a ride at some point, we go where the best open term plan is.

Besides that, I'm looking to buy another house early next year, can't have the bank asking me why I dropped 2K on a phone.

 

One day they are rare, only on a plan and contract. Then you can buy outright if you are lucky and want the cheap one or the expensive one, then they are EVERYWHERE


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  Reply # 1891021 26-Oct-2017 21:05
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Dial111: Noel Leemings called me yesterday to see if I'd like to book in for a preorder on Friday, once customer services said "only available on a plan through 2D" I gracefully declined as with all my phones I buy outright to avoid being locked into 2 year plans. My phone number is like the town bike, every telco has had a ride at some point, we go where the best open term plan is.

Besides that, I'm looking to buy another house early next year, can't have the bank asking me why I dropped 2K on a phone.

 

You can cancel the plan at any time with 2 degrees, no penalty. Most you'll be out of pocket for is the first month plan cost.


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  Reply # 1891034 26-Oct-2017 21:42
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@throbb I see what you're saying, sign up with telco, cancel plan, pay off the balance in full walk away with phone. Bit of a rigmarole but same same, if you do it now then I guess you will be guaranteed a phone on launch as all telcos will have very limited stock on launch day



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  Reply # 1891385 27-Oct-2017 15:07
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MikeB4:

 

I wont be. I have decided my current iPhone 7+ will be my last iPhone.

 

 

I do want a plus version as I currently have a 7, but I think they are getting too expensive and I am not using over half of the functionality. I am happy with fingerprint and dont see the need for facial recognition. 


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  Reply # 1891513 27-Oct-2017 20:05
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I have managed to preorder 2x iPhone X 256GB Space Grey from Spark with email confirmation 8:03PM. /fingers crossed I get first shipment.


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  Reply # 1891514 27-Oct-2017 20:07
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Well, just order iPhone X Space Grey 256GB via Spark Digital portal.  Hopefully I was quick enough and they do them on a first come first served basis.

 

EDIT: The status has already changed to "In Progress/Shipping initiated". Hopefully this is accurate!


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  Reply # 1891516 27-Oct-2017 20:07
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Ordered 256gb silver using Apple Store app after a couple minutes frantic refreshing. Delivery 3/11. Woop!!

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  Reply # 1891518 27-Oct-2017 20:09
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Launch delivery on the 64GB Space Grey via Apple! Weeeeeeeeeee!


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  Reply # 1891519 27-Oct-2017 20:09
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Same had the Mrs on as well was about to order 2 but not worth the effort

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  Reply # 1891523 27-Oct-2017 20:17
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Ordered via the web but took until about 8:08 before I could and then after I switched to Chrome from Safari!! 64GB silver delivers 13/11.


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  Reply # 1891524 27-Oct-2017 20:19
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Ordered mine through the app too, (as it was first before the website). Frantically had to manually type in the shipping address, as it didn't use my "default shipping address". Will be delivered from the 14th to the 21st of November. Excitement! 


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  Reply # 1891525 27-Oct-2017 20:21
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Ordered with 2degrees, glad to see they have online pre-orders now a la Spark (previously it was "fill out the form and we'll phone you back").

 

Haven't got an email confirmation yet though, eek…


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