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Master Geek


  Reply # 371456 23-Aug-2010 12:23
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bmt: I know its still a few days before the 'expected' arrival date, but I'm slightly annoyed mine hasn't arrived yet. I've been checking the tracking site repeatedly over the last few days and it still hasn't updated from Hong Kong. I ordered by the changing the Aus page to NZ page method, and probably ordered before anyone else here. Am I being punished? :(



I ordered mine from the NZ site as soon as orders went live and mine is also still in Hong Kong according to my tracking number. 

I am a little annoyed that it hasn't been updated since the 20th. It better still deliver on time I am expecting a Thursday delivery so it should be NZ tomorrow. Then give the NZ couriers a life time to get it to Dunedin (an "overnight" package took them four days the other week (Auckland-Dunedin))
 

Current tracking number status: 




20 Aug 2010 
15:15:29 
Hong Kong 
Shipment In Transit. 


20 Aug 2010 
14:09:59 
Hong Kong 
Shipment In Transit. 


20 Aug 2010 
03:54:27 
Hong Kong 
Shipment Received At Transit Point. 


20 Aug 2010 
02:07:00 
SZ1 
Shipment In Transit. 


20 Aug 2010 
02:02:36 
SZ1 
Shipment In Transit. 


19 Aug 2010 
22:05:26 
SZ1 
Shipment Collected From Sender. 




bmt

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Ultimate Geek
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  Reply # 371461 23-Aug-2010 12:31
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Sigh.

Just called the TNT people and they said it was arriving in Auckland at 3:00pm today, and after customs will be given to NZ Couriers (or whoever) for 'delivery tomorrow'.

Oh well. I'm just impatient.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 371462 23-Aug-2010 12:32
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My credit card still hasn't been billed yet... anyone else expecting a 'free' phone to arrive tomorrow?

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Master Geek


  Reply # 371465 23-Aug-2010 12:39
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Got mine today! WOW! The screen just screams at you.

It's really really nice, and dense. The down side i can think of right now, is that it looks like it will break if you drop it or something, and quite awkward to hold it, maybe i'm just used to the contour back of the 3gs.


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  Reply # 371466 23-Aug-2010 12:40
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jamesjc25:
bmt: I know its still a few days before the 'expected' arrival date, but I'm slightly annoyed mine hasn't arrived yet. I've been checking the tracking site repeatedly over the last few days and it still hasn't updated from Hong Kong. I ordered by the changing the Aus page to NZ page method, and probably ordered before anyone else here. Am I being punished? :(



I ordered mine from the NZ site as soon as orders went live and mine is also still in Hong Kong according to my tracking number.

I am a little annoyed that it hasn't been updated since the 20th. It better still deliver on time I am expecting a Thursday delivery so it should be NZ tomorrow. Then give the NZ couriers a life time to get it to Dunedin (an "overnight" package took them four days the other week (Auckland-Dunedin))


Current tracking number status:




20 Aug 2010
15:15:29
Hong Kong
Shipment In Transit.


20 Aug 2010
14:09:59
Hong Kong
Shipment In Transit.


20 Aug 2010
03:54:27
Hong Kong
Shipment Received At Transit Point.


20 Aug 2010
02:07:00
SZ1
Shipment In Transit.


20 Aug 2010
02:02:36
SZ1
Shipment In Transit.


19 Aug 2010
22:05:26
SZ1
Shipment Collected From Sender.





Rang them just few mins... mine status was the same as yours btw.. the lady on the phone confirmed me that mine phone is in NZ, they are just waiting for it to be cleared by customs...

They also said i might get lucky n get it delivered by today between 1-4pm

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Master Geek


  Reply # 371467 23-Aug-2010 12:41
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JimmyC: My credit card still hasn't been billed yet... anyone else expecting a 'free' phone to arrive tomorrow?



Yeah same here. Money is still sitting there...

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  Reply # 371502 23-Aug-2010 14:32
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PoLiGnAc: Got mine today! WOW! The screen just screams at you.

It's really really nice, and dense. The down side i can think of right now, is that it looks like it will break if you drop it or something, and quite awkward to hold it, maybe i'm just used to the contour back of the 3gs.


I have held and played with an iP4 a few times now and have to say the shape is really not nearly as comfortable or pleasant in the hand as the 3GS




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Master Geek


  Reply # 371508 23-Aug-2010 14:41
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Mine just arrived. Yaldhurst RD6, Christchurch. TnT outsourced to NZ Couriers. Had 3 other units in the van. Unboxing. YYYAAAAHHHHOOOO

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Master Geek
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  Reply # 371511 23-Aug-2010 14:48
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TNT called me back to say mine will be delivered tomorrow morning  :D

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Master Geek


  Reply # 371513 23-Aug-2010 14:48
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bnr034:
jamesjc25:
bmt: I know its still a few days before the 'expected' arrival date, but I'm slightly annoyed mine hasn't arrived yet. I've been checking the tracking site repeatedly over the last few days and it still hasn't updated from Hong Kong. I ordered by the changing the Aus page to NZ page method, and probably ordered before anyone else here. Am I being punished? :(



I ordered mine from the NZ site as soon as orders went live and mine is also still in Hong Kong according to my tracking number.

I am a little annoyed that it hasn't been updated since the 20th. It better still deliver on time I am expecting a Thursday delivery so it should be NZ tomorrow. Then give the NZ couriers a life time to get it to Dunedin (an "overnight" package took them four days the other week (Auckland-Dunedin))


Current tracking number status:




20 Aug 2010
15:15:29
Hong Kong
Shipment In Transit.


20 Aug 2010
14:09:59
Hong Kong
Shipment In Transit.


20 Aug 2010
03:54:27
Hong Kong
Shipment Received At Transit Point.


20 Aug 2010
02:07:00
SZ1
Shipment In Transit.


20 Aug 2010
02:02:36
SZ1
Shipment In Transit.


19 Aug 2010
22:05:26
SZ1
Shipment Collected From Sender.





Rang them just few mins... mine status was the same as yours btw.. the lady on the phone confirmed me that mine phone is in NZ, they are just waiting for it to be cleared by customs...

They also said i might get lucky n get it delivered by today between 1-4pm



The TNT site just updated





23 Aug 2010 
12:35:06 
Auckland 
Shipment Received At Destination Depot. 


20 Aug 2010 
15:15:28 
Hong Kong 
Shipment In Transit. 


20 Aug 2010 
14:09:59 
Hong Kong 
Shipment In Transit. 


20 Aug 2010 
03:54:27 
Hong Kong 
Shipment Received At Transit Point. 


20 Aug 2010 
02:07:00 
SZ1 
Shipment In Transit. 


20 Aug 2010 
02:02:27 
SZ1 
Shipment In Transit. 


19 Aug 2010 
22:03:47 
SZ1 
Shipment Collected From Sender. 



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Master Geek


  Reply # 371536 23-Aug-2010 15:20
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My tracking number has also updated.

I rang TNT just before it updated to make sure that my address was correct and that all was well.

They told me it was definitely here and was just waiting to clear customs.

Once that was done it would be transferred to NZ Couriers who would deliver it She said that delivery should be tomorrow.

does anyone know hoe efficient and on time NZ Couriers tends to be (or not)?

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Master Geek


  Reply # 371544 23-Aug-2010 15:26
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Mines also just changed;

Pick up date 19 Aug 2010
Destination PORT CHALMERS
Delivery Date
Signatory
Date Time Location Status
23 Aug 2010 15:22:48 Auckland Shipment Received At Origin Depot.
23 Aug 2010 12:30:17 Auckland Shipment Received At Destination Depot.

EDIT:

I've just rung TNT and should have it tomorrow.. yay :D 

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Geek


  Reply # 371551 23-Aug-2010 15:28
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after a bit of time playing with it, got to say it's rubbish..

nah, it's pretty cool, and the camera is great, very quick! but it's oh so droppable.. need a cover/case asap.. and although not as ergonimc as the rpevious incarnation, the display and camera more than make up for it..

so long, it's been great watching this thread, but i think i'm done now (well, mostly..). hope the wait is not too long for those who haven't had them delivered/bought from a shop

cheers

flingalimb



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  Reply # 371626 23-Aug-2010 16:35
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I think that the lack of ergonomics might be a good thing for the IP4...after all, it'll be THAT above most things that will convince people to case their iPhones...hence reducing the grip of death issue.

Speaking of which - does anyone have any experience of the grip of death yet?




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  Reply # 371665 23-Aug-2010 17:06
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I feel so dirty (and guilty) just back from holiday in Bali and after much deliberation/debate/discussion have just ordered a 32gb model iPhone4.  Haven't ordered Applecare, will look at that late.




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