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  # 2188664 28-Feb-2019 10:22
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Not especially, but i'm a light user really. I don't charge the Note8 every night.


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Ultimate Geek


  # 2192986 7-Mar-2019 13:42
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Just a quick check from the people in the know. Samsung says Note8 gets Pie this month, checking Sammobile I see NZ / Australia does not have it yet but the majority of the world does.  How far off is it if you can say.

 

 

 

 


 
 
 
 


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Master Geek


  # 2197817 14-Mar-2019 11:10
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I have 2 Degrees note8 and just downloading android 9 pie when I seen size quickly looked 3382 mb.

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  # 2197820 14-Mar-2019 11:14
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I've got an NZC Note 8, too, and still no updates available for me.


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Master Geek


  # 2197849 14-Mar-2019 11:45
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Should be this week :)

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Master Geek


  # 2197927 14-Mar-2019 12:24
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evilonenz:

 

I've got an NZC Note 8, too, and still no updates available for me.

 

 

Hi i used smart switch on computer to do took about 1 hour to do. Still trying to find way around especially hard with dark theme and settings all headings cant read?

 

Looks interesting update though.


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  # 2197949 14-Mar-2019 12:56
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johny007g:

 

evilonenz:

 

I've got an NZC Note 8, too, and still no updates available for me.

 

 

Hi i used smart switch on computer to do took about 1 hour to do. Still trying to find way around especially hard with dark theme and settings all headings cant read?

 

Looks interesting update though.

 

 

Awesome, thanks for that, I didn't even think of using Smart Switch. Mine is updating now.

 

My partner has an S9, and I've played around with it a bit, and it seems like an interesting update alright.


 
 
 
 


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Master Geek


  # 2198194 14-Mar-2019 19:41
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2 degrees note 8 pie available. 1400 mb or so , security patch to Feb 1st.

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Ultimate Geek


  # 2198474 15-Mar-2019 11:21
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Just Installed Pie Spark Device looks good so far.

 

Great Friday / Weekend Gift :)


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Geek


  # 2201835 19-Mar-2019 16:16
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1 March 2019 Security patch is here.


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Wannabe Geek


  # 2203795 23-Mar-2019 12:59
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Hi All, Voda update yesterday seems to have worked fine. I preferred the clock on the right of my status bar so have moved it back there using Samsung Apps Good Lock and QuickStar. There's a good guide here https://android.gadgethacks.com/how-to/move-clock-back-right-side-your-galaxy-android-pie-0194063/

 

 

 

cheers


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Master Geek


  # 2203993 23-Mar-2019 22:14
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waltD:

 

Hi All, Voda update yesterday seems to have worked fine. I preferred the clock on the right of my status bar so have moved it back there using Samsung Apps Good Lock and QuickStar. There's a good guide here https://android.gadgethacks.com/how-to/move-clock-back-right-side-your-galaxy-android-pie-0194063/

 

 

 

cheers

 

 

Is that pie or march security update. I moved my clock over right using good lock very soon after update as sick of thinking clock was notifications all the time.

 

Does anybody know settings or app to change phone app when you a get a call and just press call icon to answer(like in oreo before) as swiping is just useless and always cutting call off or always pressing icon as forget to swipe and call finish's before can answer.

 

thanks john

 

 


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  # 2204302 24-Mar-2019 14:52
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Who has the best add-on deal for the S10 right now? From what I see, probably Noelleeming with the Google Home. The Samsung store has the $200 certificate, but I'm not sure what I would spend it on? PB Tech has some crappy headphones, 2 degrees a crappy speaker. Anyone else I should consider?

 

 

 

Edit: I just realized I posted this in the wrong discussion. Sorry about that. I'll report it to have it moved/removed.


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Master Geek


  # 2204308 24-Mar-2019 15:04
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The Samsung studios have $200 in store voucher as well as 1x free screen replacement in the first year.

From a value perspective that's the best deal I've seen.

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  # 2204357 24-Mar-2019 17:16
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johny007g:

 

when you a get a call and just press call icon to answer(like in oreo before) as swiping is just useless and always cutting call off or always pressing icon as forget to swipe and call finish's before can answer.

 

thanks john

 

 

 

 

Found solution for this answering calls on pie in case anyone wants to do.

 

https://forums.androidcentral.com/samsung-galaxy-s8-and-s8-plus/947287-single-tap-mode-disappeared-after-one-ui-update-samsung-galaxy-s8.html#post6498665

 

 

 

Works great so happy to find this.

 

thanks john


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