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  Reply # 879362 16-Aug-2013 10:47
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If you can't find one in Auckland I have a lightweight one somewhere I could loan you. Suggest you ask the locals first, cheaper/easier.




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  Reply # 879408 16-Aug-2013 11:40
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came accross this thread last night on XDA which has a lot of the blocked apps available that aren't due to restrictions on locality. May or may not be of use. I see you can get google wallet just needs to be sideloaded

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  Reply # 879441 16-Aug-2013 12:05
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Hi guys, sorry to get into the middle of this long thread.. but I couldnt go through the whole 72 pages.. :P

Has anyone else upgraded from an S3 and in S4 they didnt get the 50GB bonus space in dropbox.. coz they already got it in S3 purchase..?



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  Reply # 879446 16-Aug-2013 12:13
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ibuksh: Hi guys, sorry to get into the middle of this long thread.. but I couldnt go through the whole 72 pages.. :P

Has anyone else upgraded from an S3 and in S4 they didnt get the 50GB bonus space in dropbox.. coz they already got it in S3 purchase..?


Yes of course. You would only get it once. 


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  Reply # 879450 16-Aug-2013 12:17
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ibuksh: Hi guys, sorry to get into the middle of this long thread.. but I couldnt go through the whole 72 pages.. :P

Has anyone else upgraded from an S3 and in S4 they didnt get the 50GB bonus space in dropbox.. coz they already got it in S3 purchase..?


Yes of course. You would only get it once. 



Ok

But it feels kind of unfair coz I paid no different price than someone who has it as their first galaxy handset and they got the 50GB bonus data.

Plus the 50GB I got from S3 will expire next year and if this 50GB got activated now then this would have expired 2015 so enough to keep going for a long time

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  Reply # 879823 16-Aug-2013 22:02
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Just got a firmware update on Vodafone tonight. Baseband i9505XXUBMG4  Kernel version 3.4.0-1029328

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  Reply # 880333 17-Aug-2013 22:09
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Just wondering what custom recovery is everyone using ?




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  Reply # 880391 18-Aug-2013 07:20
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jeffnz: came accross this thread last night on XDA which has a lot of the blocked apps available that aren't due to restrictions on locality. May or may not be of use. I see you can get google wallet just needs to be sideloaded

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Can you use Google wallet in NZ yet?

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  Reply # 880416 18-Aug-2013 09:19
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jeffnz: came accross this thread last night on XDA which has a lot of the blocked apps available that aren't due to restrictions on locality. May or may not be of use. I see you can get google wallet just needs to be sideloaded

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Can you use Google wallet in NZ yet?



appears it is a bit of a mission see here 




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  Reply # 880419 18-Aug-2013 09:24
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Damager: Just wondering what custom recovery is everyone using ?


been using Philz Touch for a while but need to adjust sensitivity as my clumsy fingers tend to set of things they aren't supposed to when in recovery.






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  Reply # 880471 18-Aug-2013 11:15
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jeffnz:
Damager: Just wondering what custom recovery is everyone using ?


been using Philz Touch for a while but need to adjust sensitivity as my clumsy fingers tend to set of things they aren't supposed to when in recovery.




Cheers Jeff! Last time i installed a custom recovery was on the S3 and it was Philz as well.

Philz it is!




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  Reply # 880689 18-Aug-2013 19:07
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found this earlier and although a bit old now I actually learnt something. 





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  Reply # 881291 19-Aug-2013 22:48
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I think both HTC ONE and S4 are awesome.
It depends if you want a bigger screen, or better design & sound.
The performance is almost identical, that shouldn't hold you back from not getting one of them.
The camera is different on both.
If you record in nighttime & indoors, HTC one is better than S4, but if you record in daylight - S4 slightly is better.
The megapixels don't matter that much.

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  Reply # 881566 20-Aug-2013 14:18
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Some days "Google Services" takes up more battery than the screen, has anyone looked into this? I did a quick google and I've changed a couple of things. I keep WiFi/GPS/Mobile data off unless I need it.




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