Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | ... | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | ... | 48
338 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 19


  Reply # 1416938 30-Oct-2015 12:22
Send private message

freitasm: I would not like to exclude the lurkers. Sometimes I see a username who I never noticed before but checking the profile it's someone who registered eight, ten years ago, accessed Geekzone many times but just never posted. These are also part of the community, just like real life.




Fair enough :) thanks again btw.

8 posts

Wannabe Geek
+1 received by user: 10


  Reply # 1417002 30-Oct-2015 13:43
4 people support this post
Send private message

freitasm: I would not like to exclude the lurkers. Sometimes I see a username who I never noticed before but checking the profile it's someone who registered eight, ten years ago, accessed Geekzone many times but just never posted. These are also part of the community, just like real life.


Lurkers are people too laughing ... now back to the quiet corner I go.



 
 
 
 


66 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 25


  Reply # 1417027 30-Oct-2015 14:11
Send private message

Small timing update for those of a nervous disposition...

I ordered over the phone at around 9am yesterday, and got a confirmation email at around 1pm today!

Hopefully they manage to courier it for a Monday delivery! (Am I being overly hopeful? Probably.)

87 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 5


  Reply # 1417032 30-Oct-2015 14:16
Send private message

Any confirmation on whether or not the code is valid until end of November or not? Still somewhat reluctant to purchase without giving it a spin first...

2593 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 182


  Reply # 1417035 30-Oct-2015 14:19
Send private message

Etcman: Any confirmation on whether or not the code is valid until end of November or not? Still somewhat reluctant to purchase without giving it a spin first...


You could probably sell it for $1050 minimum anyway so worst case scenario you lose $30(Give or take).

660 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 36
Inactive user


  Reply # 1417040 30-Oct-2015 14:23
Send private message

Etcman: Any confirmation on whether or not the code is valid until end of November or not? Still somewhat reluctant to purchase without giving it a spin first...



I am still in the same boat. Its a good deal no doubt, but the price is still on the high side given the specs. I expected atleast 18mp + cam and 4gb ram for this price from a high end flagship phone as of date ( keeping in mind what is out there in the market today, not making things up over-ly ) 

51 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 4


  Reply # 1417047 30-Oct-2015 14:35
Send private message

Ordered mine few mins back.. and Got an email within 10 mins with an order number... hopefully will get some news in the weekend.. Thanks @freitasm and @2degreesCare for this great deal...

66 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 25


  Reply # 1417048 30-Oct-2015 14:36
Send private message

the codes expire on November 30. As per the email you should have received.

they will presumably be sending out the 128gb codes before the 20th, and they will probably have the same expiry dates.

87 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 5


  Reply # 1417049 30-Oct-2015 14:38
Send private message

GoogleGeek88: the codes expire on November 30. As per the email you should have received.

they will presumably be sending out the 128gb codes before the 20th, and they will probably have the same expiry dates.


I got mine in the first batch of e-mails. It states at the bottom:

*Offer ends 01/11/15, only available to registered Geekzone members who express their interest before the offer end date.  Usual handset RRP $1,199. $359.90 saving only available when you buy the Huawei Nexus 6P on an eligible Plan with an interest free mobile repayment (MRO). If you terminate or move from your MRO eligible Plan you must repay the full remaining balance on your phone. Plan and MRO conditions apply, see 2degreesmobile.co.nz



BDFL - Memuneh
59189 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 10421

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 1417056 30-Oct-2015 14:48
Send private message
356 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 60

Subscriber

  Reply # 1417072 30-Oct-2015 15:06
Send private message

This might be a little off topic, but does anyone know if the Nexus 6p will be compatible with Semble Mobile Payment?


I bought a Semble enabled SIM for my Nexus 6 and installed the app but after several weeks of emails they said that there were not enough Nexus devices to justify the extra development to make it work.

Now the Play Store says that Semble is not compatible with my Nexus 6.

I am guessing that the Nexus 6P will have the same problem.





Rob

146 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 18


  Reply # 1417073 30-Oct-2015 15:10
Send private message

robfish:
This might be a little off topic, but does anyone know if the Nexus 6p will be compatible with Semble Mobile Payment?


I bought a Semble enabled SIM for my Nexus 6 and installed the app but after several weeks of emails they said that there were not enough Nexus devices to justify the extra development to make it work.

Now the Play Store says that Semble is not compatible with my Nexus 6.

I am guessing that the Nexus 6P will have the same problem.



Semble still uses secure element inside the SIM card. I believe the newer Nexus Phones (since N5) do not support it any more.

27 posts

Geek
+1 received by user: 11


  Reply # 1417076 30-Oct-2015 15:16
Send private message

If Google roll Android Pay out to NZ then surely Semble will not be required?

http://www.computerworld.co.nz/article/576097/google-takes-another-swing-payments-android-pay/

146 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 18


Reply # 1417078 30-Oct-2015 15:19
One person supports this post
Send private message

Kiwibloke007: If Google roll Android Pay out to NZ then surely Semble will not be required?

http://www.computerworld.co.nz/article/576097/google-takes-another-swing-payments-android-pay/




We can only hope :)

473 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 9


  Reply # 1417087 30-Oct-2015 15:24
Send private message

droopanu:
robfish:
This might be a little off topic, but does anyone know if the Nexus 6p will be compatible with Semble Mobile Payment?


I bought a Semble enabled SIM for my Nexus 6 and installed the app but after several weeks of emails they said that there were not enough Nexus devices to justify the extra development to make it work.

Now the Play Store says that Semble is not compatible with my Nexus 6.

I am guessing that the Nexus 6P will have the same problem.



Semble still uses secure element inside the SIM card. I believe the newer Nexus Phones (since N5) do not support it any more.


That sucks I use semble on my M7 almost daily. I guess I will have to start carrying my wallet again.

1 | ... | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | ... | 48
Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

New Zealand government to create digital advisory group
Posted 16-Dec-2017 08:47


Australia datum changes means whole country moving 1.8 metres north-east
Posted 16-Dec-2017 08:39


UAV Traffic Management Trial launching today in New Zealand
Posted 12-Dec-2017 16:06


UFB connections pass 460,000
Posted 11-Dec-2017 11:26


The Warehouse Group to adopt IBM Cloud to support digital transformation
Posted 11-Dec-2017 11:22


Dimension Data peeks into digital business 2018
Posted 11-Dec-2017 10:55


2018 Cyber Security Predictions
Posted 7-Dec-2017 14:55


Global Govtech Accelerator to drive public sector innovation in Wellington
Posted 7-Dec-2017 11:21


Stuff Pix media strategy a new direction
Posted 7-Dec-2017 09:37


Digital transformation is dead
Posted 7-Dec-2017 09:31


Fake news and cyber security
Posted 7-Dec-2017 09:27


Dimension Data New Zealand strengthens cybersecurity practice
Posted 5-Dec-2017 20:27


Epson NZ launches new Expression Premium Photo range
Posted 5-Dec-2017 20:26


Eventbrite and Twickets launch integration partnership in Australia and New Zealand
Posted 5-Dec-2017 20:23


New Fujifilm macro lens lands in New Zealand
Posted 5-Dec-2017 20:16



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.