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Topic # 232147 1-Apr-2018 11:36
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As per subject. Any recommendations welcome. Thanks

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  Reply # 1986738 1-Apr-2018 12:04
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  Reply # 1986746 1-Apr-2018 12:26
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Asap probably means buy from a physical store. What do you have around there?



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  Reply # 1986834 1-Apr-2018 16:03
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Yeah ASAP. My mom is returning on tuesday so wanting to have one before that. If no luck here then in wellington geekzone you hen store for sure.
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  Reply # 1986844 1-Apr-2018 16:28
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G5 / G5S is a good choice, a little over your limit. I've also heard the Vodafone Smart range is really good value for money.





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  Reply # 1986847 1-Apr-2018 16:49
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Xiaomi Mi A1 is probably the best bet - https://pricespy.co.nz/product.php?p=4479157 

 

Well spec'd, it's an Android One device so it will get timely updates for quite a while and it has been getting good reviews.


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bradstewart:

 

Xiaomi Mi A1 is probably the best bet - https://pricespy.co.nz/product.php?p=4479157 

 

Well spec'd, it's an Android One device so it will get timely updates for quite a while and it has been getting good reviews.

 

 

This looks good yes, but becareful of warranty, otherwise seems like a better deal than the Motorola G5s




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  Reply # 1986865 1-Apr-2018 17:46
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How about nokia 6. Jbhifi $277. Looks solid.

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  Reply # 1986866 1-Apr-2018 17:46
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lNomNoml:

 

bradstewart:

 

Xiaomi Mi A1 is probably the best bet - https://pricespy.co.nz/product.php?p=4479157 

 

Well spec'd, it's an Android One device so it will get timely updates for quite a while and it has been getting good reviews.

 

 

This looks good yes, but becareful of warranty, otherwise seems like a better deal than the Motorola G5s

 

 

Also doesnt cover the NZ 4G data bands properly - will still work ok - but could use the 3G network more often.





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  Reply # 1986970 1-Apr-2018 21:43
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geekbhaji: How about nokia 6. Jbhifi $277. Looks solid.

That would be my first pick available for $299 almost anywhere. 24 month warranty. I'd go warehouse or ws for the sensible return policy. Are you spark/voda/2deg?



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  Reply # 1986971 1-Apr-2018 21:47
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gzt:
geekbhaji: How about nokia 6. Jbhifi $277. Looks solid.

That would be my first pick available for $299 almost anywhere. 24 month warranty. I'd go warehouse or ws for the sensible return policy. Are you spark/voda/2deg?


I will need it unlocked to use overseas.

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  Reply # 1987022 2-Apr-2018 08:45
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Nokia 6 is $277 at JB HiFi at the moment

 

https://www.jbhifi.co.nz/phones/Outright-Mobile-Handsets/nokia/nokia-6-silver/337672/

 

Doesnt appear to be locked to any network.

 

Its in run-out as there is the Nokia 6 2018 coming out very soon.

 

Was around $450 at launch time around 6 months ago.

 

 





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  Reply # 1987073 2-Apr-2018 09:44
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robjg63:

 

Nokia 6 is $277 at JB HiFi at the moment

 

https://www.jbhifi.co.nz/phones/Outright-Mobile-Handsets/nokia/nokia-6-silver/337672/

 

Doesnt appear to be locked to any network.

 

Its in run-out as there is the Nokia 6 2018 coming out very soon.

 

Was around $450 at launch time around 6 months ago.

 

 

 

 

 

 

This is a very good deal.




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  Reply # 1987367 3-Apr-2018 06:32
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Thanks all for your replies. Bought Nokia 6..cheers.

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