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cokeman2
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  #1507765 7-Mar-2016 21:37
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iceteap3:

 

I have heard that Pbtech's stock of 200 phones is already accounted for by pre orders, any orders will now probably be fulfilled in the next shipment.  

 

 

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yeah I missed out on vr headset from pbtec I orederd early morning evening before opened for preorders
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  #1507817 7-Mar-2016 23:04
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Do you guys know if the pre-orders are going to be shipped before the 11th here in nz?

 

In the US it looks like its being sent out on the 8th for those who pre-ordered.


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  #1507818 7-Mar-2016 23:07
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zennoukinkai:

 

Do you guys know if the pre-orders are going to be shipped before the 11th here in nz?

 

In the US it looks like its being sent out on the 8th for those who pre-ordered.

 

 

 

 

I pre ordered with 2degrees and tweeted them earlier tonight asking when they are shipping out. No reply yet, but I'll advise as soon as I know.

 

Other than that, what micro SD cards are people going for and what capacity? I feel like I'll only need 64gb, but everyone on reddit seems to be going 128. Keep in mind I am coming from a 32gb iPhone which is the biggest phone I have had, so having expandable storage will be a whole new ball game. What are you guys getting?




zennoukinkai
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  #1507829 7-Mar-2016 23:54
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Quit 2 degrees and jumped ship; back to my roots :P
Vodafone are giving an extra 2gb per month for 12 months along with the 64GB sd card. 

 

Unsure what brand or speed it is, hope its good enough or it will make the phone slow down to a crawl.

 

The largest phones I have ever owned are 16gb and even with expandable storage has only ever been 16gb.
I am now going to be able to store all my photos and videos without having to copy it to my pc every 6 months.

 

 

 

 

 

EDIT:

 

VODAFONE SITE SAYS THE FOLLOWING:

 

"The first wave of stock of the Samsung Galaxy S7 and Galaxy S7 edge will ship on 11 March. Delivery can take from 1 – 3 days depending on where you live in NZ.
Once we send your new phone, you will receive a track and trace email with details of your order."


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  #1508032 8-Mar-2016 11:53
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heavenlywild:

 

So, who is ordering from where?

 

I am going to order from the Samsung kooks. From what I read on their FB page they are doing pre-orders from this Wednesday, which is really odd considering that is only 2 days away from launch!

 

Although, if Samsung doesn't offer any sweeteners with an S7, I may just head to PB and grab one with a free 128GB card.

 

 

 

 

I wonder if samsung will be doing any preorder freebies.. hopefully Gear VR ?


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  #1508057 8-Mar-2016 12:37
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Not sure if I'm getting a case, but some good Spigen options here ...

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gLVlguMygao

 

 


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  #1508113 8-Mar-2016 14:07
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Ok, colour choice made. No more flip flops. Final decision. Lock it in. Silver. Pre-ordered.




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  #1508118 8-Mar-2016 14:17
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So is PBTech the only place currently offering the S7/S7 Edge as an outright purchase as opposed to on-account monthly payments? 





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  #1508120 8-Mar-2016 14:19
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Stu:

 

So is PBTech the only place currently offering the S7/S7 Edge as an outright purchase as opposed to on-account monthly payments? 

 

 

 

 

yeah, but if you order it now you wont get it until the 18th. :( 


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  #1508124 8-Mar-2016 14:22
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I'm in no hurry. Might as well just wait until other options open up.





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  #1508539 8-Mar-2016 23:00
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I wonder if samsung will be doing any preorder freebies.. hopefully Gear VR ?

 

 

People in the States are getting some nice freebies, eg GearVR and US$150 game bundle, or Gear S2 watch, and even a buy one S7 get another one free deal

 

http://www.gsmarena.com/tmobile_document_leaks_buyonegetone_deal_for_galaxy_s7_and_s7_edge-news-17103.php

 

http://www.engadget.com/2016/03/04/samsung-galaxy-s7-free-gear-vr/

 

 

 

zennoukinkai:

 

Do you guys know if the pre-orders are going to be shipped before the 11th here in nz?

 

In the US it looks like its being sent out on the 8th for those who pre-ordered.

 

 

T-Mo in the states started shipping as early as 27 February and some Euro providers also did similar. There are non tech youtubers doing unboxing videos as early as 28 Feb.

 

http://www.phonearena.com/news/T-Mobile-starts-shipping-pre-orders-for-the-Samsung-Galaxy-S7-and-S7-edge_id78858
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gGOueQVbhbQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HWaUT0lcjs8

 

iceteap3:

 

Stu:

 

So is PBTech the only place currently offering the S7/S7 Edge as an outright purchase as opposed to on-account monthly payments? 

 

 

yeah, but if you order it now you wont get it until the 18th. :( 

 

 

They are listed at mightyape with outright price $1199 (S7) or $1399 (S7 Edge) with 128GB microSD card - shipping date is listed as 10 March (so that you should receive it 11 March)

 

Also listed with outright price on harveynorman $1199 (S7) or $1399 (S7 Edge) with no mention of any freebies, but due to limited stock you will be placed in a queue, but you can secure one if you sign up to a selected plan in store


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  #1508542 8-Mar-2016 23:10
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IronH:

 

 

 

 

I wonder if samsung will be doing any preorder freebies.. hopefully Gear VR ?

 

 

People in the States are getting some nice freebies, eg GearVR and US$150 game bundle, or Gear S2 watch, and even a buy one S7 get another one free deal

 

http://www.gsmarena.com/tmobile_document_leaks_buyonegetone_deal_for_galaxy_s7_and_s7_edge-news-17103.php

 

http://www.engadget.com/2016/03/04/samsung-galaxy-s7-free-gear-vr/

 

 

 

zennoukinkai:

 

Do you guys know if the pre-orders are going to be shipped before the 11th here in nz?

 

In the US it looks like its being sent out on the 8th for those who pre-ordered.

 

 

T-Mo in the states started shipping as early as 27 February and some Euro providers also did similar. There are non tech youtubers doing unboxing videos as early as 28 Feb.

 

http://www.phonearena.com/news/T-Mobile-starts-shipping-pre-orders-for-the-Samsung-Galaxy-S7-and-S7-edge_id78858
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gGOueQVbhbQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HWaUT0lcjs8

 

iceteap3:

 

Stu:

 

So is PBTech the only place currently offering the S7/S7 Edge as an outright purchase as opposed to on-account monthly payments? 

 

 

yeah, but if you order it now you wont get it until the 18th. :( 

 

 

They are listed at mightyape with outright price $1199 (S7) or $1399 (S7 Edge) with 128GB microSD card - shipping date is listed as 10 March (so that you should receive it 11 March)

 

Also listed with outright price on harveynorman $1199 (S7) or $1399 (S7 Edge) with no mention of any freebies, but due to limited stock you will be placed in a queue, but you can secure one if you sign up to a selected plan in store

 

 

 

 

MightyApe is listing them as April 10th...


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  #1508543 8-Mar-2016 23:12
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Finch:

 

IronH:

 

 

 

 

I wonder if samsung will be doing any preorder freebies.. hopefully Gear VR ?

 

 

People in the States are getting some nice freebies, eg GearVR and US$150 game bundle, or Gear S2 watch, and even a buy one S7 get another one free deal

 

http://www.gsmarena.com/tmobile_document_leaks_buyonegetone_deal_for_galaxy_s7_and_s7_edge-news-17103.php

 

http://www.engadget.com/2016/03/04/samsung-galaxy-s7-free-gear-vr/

 

 

 

zennoukinkai:

 

Do you guys know if the pre-orders are going to be shipped before the 11th here in nz?

 

In the US it looks like its being sent out on the 8th for those who pre-ordered.

 

 

T-Mo in the states started shipping as early as 27 February and some Euro providers also did similar. There are non tech youtubers doing unboxing videos as early as 28 Feb.

 

http://www.phonearena.com/news/T-Mobile-starts-shipping-pre-orders-for-the-Samsung-Galaxy-S7-and-S7-edge_id78858
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gGOueQVbhbQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HWaUT0lcjs8

 

iceteap3:

 

Stu:

 

So is PBTech the only place currently offering the S7/S7 Edge as an outright purchase as opposed to on-account monthly payments? 

 

 

yeah, but if you order it now you wont get it until the 18th. :( 

 

 

They are listed at mightyape with outright price $1199 (S7) or $1399 (S7 Edge) with 128GB microSD card - shipping date is listed as 10 March (so that you should receive it 11 March)

 

Also listed with outright price on harveynorman $1199 (S7) or $1399 (S7 Edge) with no mention of any freebies, but due to limited stock you will be placed in a queue, but you can secure one if you sign up to a selected plan in store

 

 

 

 

MightyApe is listing them as April 10th...

 

 

 

 

Heathcotes is listing them as March 11th. They are based in hamilton and they stock Vodafone NZ handsets.

 

 

 

https://www.heathcotes.co.nz/products/s732gd-samsung-galaxy-s7-32gb-gold

 

 





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  #1508545 8-Mar-2016 23:15
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MightyApe is listing them as April 10th...

 

you're right, i was sure it said march before, my bad


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  #1508704 9-Mar-2016 10:21
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Lots of reviews coming out today, generally all very positive!

 

 

 

http://www.theverge.com/2016/3/8/11172968/samsung-galaxy-s7-edge-review 


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