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  Reply # 1976356 14-Mar-2018 09:45
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oooh just got the phone call from JB hifi, my phones waiting there to be picked up :)





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  Reply # 1976358 14-Mar-2018 09:45
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bradstewart: I had the alcantara one for the S8, it was nice.

I also just found the phone came with a slim clear tpu case in the box. It was hidden in the with quick start guide.

 

I ordered my phone on Monday on Samsung website and got it today. Will by the hyperknit case today as the alcantara cases are not in NZ yet. Will get that ordered from amazon. 


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  Reply # 1976502 14-Mar-2018 14:06
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What do people think about screen protectors? They're pretty expensive at retail, eBay is much cheaper but not sure of the quality, especially with the curved screen and all


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  Reply # 1976506 14-Mar-2018 14:13
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Tzoi:

 

What do people think about screen protectors? They're pretty expensive at retail, eBay is much cheaper but not sure of the quality, especially with the curved screen and all

 

 

I don't use Screen protectors. Never have. I will use my contents insurance if things go bad. 

 

Anyone need Alcantara Black S9 plus cases? I am planning to order it from amazon today. 


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  Reply # 1976509 14-Mar-2018 14:19
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Alcabtara to the best of my knowledge won't be ranged in NZ

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  Reply # 1976511 14-Mar-2018 14:22
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restecp: Alcabtara to the best of my knowledge won't be ranged in NZ

 

S8 and S8 Plus ones on Alcantara range are available in retail stores. 


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  Reply # 1976558 14-Mar-2018 15:55
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cokeman2:

 

oooh just got the phone call from JB hifi, my phones waiting there to be picked up :)

 

 

Rang up JB and they say I can't pickup till Friday due to the embargo etc being lifted that day :(





 

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  Reply # 1976559 14-Mar-2018 15:55
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Tzoi:

 

What do people think about screen protectors? They're pretty expensive at retail, eBay is much cheaper but not sure of the quality, especially with the curved screen and all

 

 

 

 

I spent $50 on a curved screen protector when I had an S8, lasted about an hour before I ripped it off due to loss of touch sensitivity. I'm yet to be convinced that any of the curved glass screen protectors are any good.


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  Reply # 1976561 14-Mar-2018 15:56
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defragger:

 

cokeman2:

 

oooh just got the phone call from JB hifi, my phones waiting there to be picked up :)

 

 

Rang up JB and they say I can't pickup till Friday due to the embargo etc being lifted that that :(

 

 

Sounds a bit silly when all of the Telco customers already have theirs. Mine arrived yesterday.


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  Reply # 1976562 14-Mar-2018 15:58
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marmel:

 

Sounds a bit silly when all of the Telco customers already have theirs. Mine arrived yesterday.

 

 

Yeah I might just head in tomorrow and ask if to pick it up. Pretty lame





 



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  Reply # 1976563 14-Mar-2018 15:59
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I just picked mine up from Noel's after finding stock on their website.  Explained to the store manager the issue I am having with their online team and getting a phone I have paid for already.  Got a phone but not the wireless charger (as they only had the phone in stock) so called noels when i got home asking them to send one out.

 

 


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  Reply # 1976570 14-Mar-2018 16:04
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marmel:

defragger:


cokeman2:


oooh just got the phone call from JB hifi, my phones waiting there to be picked up :)



Rang up JB and they say I can't pickup till Friday due to the embargo etc being lifted that that :(



Sounds a bit silly when all of the Telco customers already have theirs. Mine arrived yesterday.



Aye JB hifi said come and pick it up... Every branch is the same I assume iam in hamilton




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  Reply # 1976572 14-Mar-2018 16:06
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maxeon:

restecp: Alcabtara to the best of my knowledge won't be ranged in NZ


S8 and S8 Plus ones on Alcantara range are available in retail stores. 



Yeah s9 and s9+ aren't going to be

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  Reply # 1976575 14-Mar-2018 16:12
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restecp:
maxeon:

 

restecp: Alcabtara to the best of my knowledge won't be ranged in NZ

 

 

 

S8 and S8 Plus ones on Alcantara range are available in retail stores. 

 



Yeah s9 and s9+ aren't going to be

 

Well, that makes it even more compelling reason to order it via Amazon. 


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  Reply # 1976655 14-Mar-2018 17:59
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This popped up today too if you wanted to see the guts.

 


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