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  Reply # 815196 10-May-2013 12:23
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Just got called back, apparently that Telecom store has made the decision that they will only make their allocation available to customers on a plan. The online person called another store to ask if they can reserve a phone for me.. what a nice lady :D

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  Reply # 815221 10-May-2013 12:54
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After more arguing and frustration I have settled up with Noel Leemings - $100 and I am the proud new owner of two HTC Ones although I have to pick up the second one from a different store.

Vodafone is claiming the number I have with 2 Degrees, that I have had for the last 3 years (transferred from Vodafone too) doesn't exist which is just great fun - have to try and sort that out this afternoon.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 815223 10-May-2013 12:56
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Poor Greaver lol you can't catch a break!

Shame on that telecom store that won't sell without a plan...

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  Reply # 815224 10-May-2013 13:01
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http://www.trademe.co.nz/mobile-phones/mobile-phones/htc/auction-591719749.htm

When companies have giveaways isn't there something (generally) that says employers of the company cant enter the draw?

This guy says he won it through Telecom and works for them.

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  Reply # 815231 10-May-2013 13:10
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Guts he's in Dunedin, I'd be keen.

It may have been an internal competition..

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  Reply # 815234 10-May-2013 13:13
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It was two guys fro Bayfair store won them

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  Reply # 815237 10-May-2013 13:21
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Greaver: After more arguing and frustration I have settled up with Noel Leemings - $100 and I am the proud new owner of two HTC Ones although I have to pick up the second one from a different store.

Vodafone is claiming the number I have with 2 Degrees, that I have had for the last 3 years (transferred from Vodafone too) doesn't exist which is just great fun - have to try and sort that out this afternoon.

Wait so is that you paying an extra $100?




 

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  Reply # 815249 10-May-2013 13:55
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Finch: http://www.trademe.co.nz/mobile-phones/mobile-phones/htc/auction-591719749.htm

When companies have giveaways isn't there something (generally) that says employers of the company cant enter the draw?

This guy says he won it through Telecom and works for them.


It could've been an internal sales competition, or an award for long term employement. Who knows?





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  Reply # 815254 10-May-2013 13:59
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Just checking in to say that after several days, the phone is an absolute joy to use. Even just coming from the One X, the improvements in the software and performance on the One are fantastic.

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  Reply # 815256 10-May-2013 14:05
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I ordered one XT from noel leeming, today they give me a vodafone version and without extra money. But there is a gap on the top, i opened two boxes all same,they wont open the third one. I have to accept it. am I lucky or not...

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  Reply # 815258 10-May-2013 14:07
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networkn: The power button is seriously driving me nutty!


+1. Driving me nuts too. Loving the phone but this is the one thing I don't like. Are there any non-jailbreak apps that will give an alternative wake method?

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  Reply # 815259 10-May-2013 14:08
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It's a known manufacturing defect. I think you'd be within your rights to refuse to accept it and get your money back

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  Reply # 815260 10-May-2013 14:08
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shevc: I ordered one XT from noel leeming, today they give me a vodafone version and without extra money. But there is a gap on the top, i opened two boxes all same,they wont open the third one. I have to accept it. am I lucky or not...


Not really. Which branch was this? I wouldn't mind the Vodafone version.

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  Reply # 815261 10-May-2013 14:14
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If your in Christchurch, Smith's City Colombo St and Northwood. As well as Powerstore Moorehouse Ave have their Telecom units, I have just picked mine up. And it has no gap if any one wants to know, opened it in store.

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  Reply # 815262 10-May-2013 14:15
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heavenlywild:
shevc: I ordered one XT from noel leeming, today they give me a vodafone version and without extra money. But there is a gap on the top, i opened two boxes all same,they wont open the third one. I have to accept it. am I lucky or not...


Not really. Which branch was this? I wouldn't mind the Vodafone version.


I ordered from westgate store , and they ask me go to henderson store to get it.

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