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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 1180985 21-Nov-2014 18:27
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Good news.  I haven't seen any update to the news about which LTE bands are alive on it now, but they must have increased them from the original few if 4G is working here.

Did you get your through the motorola store?   I'm still waiting for mine.

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  Reply # 1181296 22-Nov-2014 15:24
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yeosteve: Good news.  I haven't seen any update to the news about which LTE bands are alive on it now, but they must have increased them from the original few if 4G is working here.

Did you get your through the motorola store?   I'm still waiting for mine.


Yeah, had my folks order it through MotoMaker and then ship it over via USPS.  Got the 32GB cognac leather with black face and trim, looks and feels pretty dope in the hand.  Also plays really nicely with my Moto360... guess I should get a Hint now too.



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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 1181340 22-Nov-2014 17:13
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Same design as mine, but without folks to buy it and ship it I made the BIG MISTAKE of using shipito.com to buy it and ship it.  They are the biggest pain in the butt company in the universe - if anybody is thinking of using them - DON"T.

They make you wait until the goods are in their warehouse, then start to charge ripoff amounts for shipping, but they won't accept my credit card until December 1 because I have already made a purchase this month????  Utterly unhelpful staff won't help.

Glad you like the phone.

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  Reply # 1182905 25-Nov-2014 17:01
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Its for sale at harvey norman http://www.harveynorman.co.nz/phone-and-gps/mobile-phones/motorola-moto-x-2nd-gen-black.html

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  Reply # 1183160 26-Nov-2014 09:40
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$898 is a bit rich for me..




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Old3eyes


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Geek


  Reply # 1187937 3-Dec-2014 13:31
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I've just ordered one off Motorola.com. Initially they cancelled my order when they saw the Youshop address.

Can somebody confirm Spark 4g works on Moto X 2014 with Lollipop? Screenshots with speed test samples are welcome.

Cheers

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  Reply # 1188566 4-Dec-2014 11:35
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ovipop: I've just ordered one off Motorola.com. Initially they cancelled my order when they saw the Youshop address.

Can somebody confirm Spark 4g works on Moto X 2014 with Lollipop? Screenshots with speed test samples are welcome.

Cheers


How did you get them to accept the Youshop address? I've heard of many people being unable to purchase from Motorola.com due to this. I really want the 2nd Gen Moto X, it's just come out here in NZ but quite pricey. Be interesting to see how much it costs you with import tax?

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Geek


  Reply # 1188625 4-Dec-2014 13:18
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Pommelhorse:
ovipop: I've just ordered one off Motorola.com. Initially they cancelled my order when they saw the Youshop address.

Can somebody confirm Spark 4g works on Moto X 2014 with Lollipop? Screenshots with speed test samples are welcome.

Cheers


How did you get them to accept the Youshop address? I've heard of many people being unable to purchase from Motorola.com due to this. I really want the 2nd Gen Moto X, it's just come out here in NZ but quite pricey. Be interesting to see how much it costs you with import tax?



I re-ordered it yesterday with a real address and they put the order on hold today. I called them and asked me lots of questions about the order and then told me to wait 48 hours until they send me an email with confirmation. 

Frustrating.

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  Reply # 1188635 4-Dec-2014 13:36
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hmmm, I'll hold fire for now.

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Geek


  Reply # 1188639 4-Dec-2014 13:42
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Pommelhorse: hmmm, I'll hold fire for now.


Have you got a CyberMonday code?

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  Reply # 1188747 4-Dec-2014 15:38
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ovipop:
Pommelhorse: hmmm, I'll hold fire for now.


Have you got a CyberMonday code?


I did hear about that, but no. Heard Motorola UK was having a deal on the moto X soon.

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Master Geek


  Reply # 1188750 4-Dec-2014 15:41
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I tried to order one on Tuesday evening only for it to be immediately put on hold and then cancelled this morning. They really appear to dislike youshop address'. I've given up and will probably just wait for someone to bring the nexus 6 to New Zealand. 

 

I have one cyber monday code if anyone wants it (got two as I was planning on ordering two. PM me if you'd like it

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  Reply # 1188777 4-Dec-2014 16:24
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I just realised a friend is going back home to the UK next week. I can then buy it from the UK store and get it sent to him which he'll bring back.

This may just work out.

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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 1192572 10-Dec-2014 07:27
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Mine finally arrived yesterday. The upgrade to lollipop was available so I did that right away and the 4G/LTEworks perfectly
Even without LTE I got 32.22/9.7 which is about the same as on my VDSL connection at home, but when I hit the CBD and LTE was available I got 115/35.  The people in the car next door at the lights looked a bit startled wen I whooped and shouted "HOLY %^&*"

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Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 1195233 10-Dec-2014 21:16
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Noel Lemmings has an eta of January next year for the moto x. Harvey Normans reckon next week sometime. Might have to cancel my order with Noel Leeming and go with Harvey Norman.

Does anyone have any other options other than importing from overseas?

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