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  Reply # 357816 28-Jul-2010 16:39
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jared342: I visited a friend today who manages a DSE store. I can confirm with my OWN EYES, there is NOT a limited supply. In fact, quite the opposite! I can not eleborate further.

So you saw 100,000 phones stacked up in the corner of the storeroom?

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  Reply # 357817 28-Jul-2010 16:47
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jared342: I visited a friend today who manages a DSE store. I can confirm with my OWN EYES, there is NOT a limited supply. In fact, quite the opposite! I can not eleborate further.


I call BS
IMO i am doubting that DSE will stock at all on day 1, and if they do stock it i would be extremly supprised if they have already received stock.

But .. i've been wrong before.




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  Reply # 357820 28-Jul-2010 16:49
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I smell a conspiracy. I bet they were hiPhones from China and they were stacked 3-high in the corner of that chap's lounge!




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  Reply # 357821 28-Jul-2010 16:49
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jared342: I visited a friend today who manages a DSE store. I can confirm with my OWN EYES, there is NOT a limited supply. In fact, quite the opposite! I can not eleborate further.


Can you at least confirm that DSE would be an appropriate place to visit on Friday for someone wanting an iPhone 4 purchased outright for use with pre-pay? :-)

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  Reply # 357835 28-Jul-2010 17:06
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Sorry, no idea. Did not ask. Was not supposed to see what I saw. Personally, I am just going to order through Apple Store.

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  Reply # 357837 28-Jul-2010 17:09
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Even though you could pick one up at your friend's store??

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  Reply # 357841 28-Jul-2010 17:17
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Like I said, I only know what I saw, but would only be speculating if they were going to be available on Day 1, or available without VF contract. I didn't ask. I don't want my mate to lose his job. Paranoia reigns. From what I understand from other sources, MagnumMac - buy outright on Day 1 - not tons of stock, but not 'limited'. Best bet - apple store.

UPDATE:  Personally I'm going to wait until this time next week to see if there are any major stuffups with sims, settings, video calling, carrier settings etc.  Should be plenty of good reports in 7-days time.  I'm weary of spending $1279 on a peice of tech that has so many unknowns. Operation: Get behind the geekies!

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  Reply # 357848 28-Jul-2010 17:29
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jared342:I'm weary of spending $1279 on a peice of tech that has so many unknowns.


Is that price something else you know but 'don't know' or just your best guess?

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  Reply # 357850 28-Jul-2010 17:30
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opps. Ignore that.

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  Reply # 357851 28-Jul-2010 17:31
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32GB is obviously $1279 its always $200 more then the 16GB here

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  Reply # 357852 28-Jul-2010 17:34
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UrbanGrafix: 32GB is obviously $1279 its always $200 more then the 16GB here


But the Apple press release said 'from $1099', which by your theory should be 1299, not 1279.

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  Reply # 357856 28-Jul-2010 17:39
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My Bad, I thought it was 79 lol

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  Reply # 357857 28-Jul-2010 17:40
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Lol, will be interesting if it turns out to be 1279 :)

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  Reply # 357864 28-Jul-2010 17:53
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VF iphone 4 page being updated as I type


http://www.vodafone.co.nz/iphone/

 

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  Reply # 357865 28-Jul-2010 17:54
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So the Vodafone iPhone page is now down due to maintenance.

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