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  Reply # 320522 20-Apr-2010 08:43
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My Desire just arrived this morning and it's gorgeous!  Beats the hell out of my old 2G iphone.
It took about two weeks to get hear via Royal Mail / NZPost and NZPost charged me an importers fee which is new to me as I've never been hit with that before.

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Master Geek


  Reply # 320534 20-Apr-2010 09:06
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Mine just got dispatched from Clove and is sitting 'In Transit' at Feltham, UK.  Sweet!

Not that it matters at the moment though with the vomit the mountain is spewing :S

Excited,
Out

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 320566 20-Apr-2010 09:53
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Clove has just increased their price to GBP350, and are advising of delays due to large volumes of orders.  glad i ordered mine yesterday.

OT: have you guys seen the volcano?  what a beast!


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  Reply # 320567 20-Apr-2010 09:55
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AHHH DAM! i was gonna order mine next week.

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  Reply # 320589 20-Apr-2010 10:51
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If you have a desire I have started a Tips, tricks and apps thread for specific support regarding the Desire. http://www.geekzone.co.nz/forums.asp?forumid=11&topicid=60136

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  Reply # 320600 20-Apr-2010 11:31
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Good idea. Will be active at the new thread :)

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  Reply # 320601 20-Apr-2010 11:35
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Clove has just increased their price to GBP350, and are advising of delays due to large volumes of orders. glad i ordered mine yesterday.

OT: have you guys seen the volcano? what a beast!


Yeh I saw that. Has put me off buying it. Puts the price up by $50 plus the additional GST.

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  Reply # 320605 20-Apr-2010 11:41
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NZtechfreak: Hmmn, looking at GSMarena you appear to be right (not sure which handset I'm thinking of, perhaps the Supersonic that they are making exclusively for Sprint?).


Was the codenamed Supersonic releasing as the Evo using 4G/Wiimax on Sprint. 

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  Reply # 320620 20-Apr-2010 12:11
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Alright have done some hunting around and found a place that does the HTC Desire than Clove, only by 5 pounds, but after conversion it's about a $15 diference. So could be worthwhile for some.

http://www.handtec.co.uk/product.php?xProd=2749

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  Reply # 320763 20-Apr-2010 17:11
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Thanks kopkiwi. Ill be ordering from there.

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  Reply # 320829 20-Apr-2010 19:10
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Do fedex even know whats going on in the world around them?


Shipment Dates
    Ship date
    Apr 19, 2010
    Estimated delivery
    Apr 26, 2010 by 6:00 PM
Assumes no delay to final delivery.

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  Reply # 320833 20-Apr-2010 19:13
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Yeah quite hopeless,if they were priority they would loo k for another way,ship to france or a fly zone in europe fly to asia then fly here,common sense!

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  Reply # 320848 20-Apr-2010 19:39
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Jerry123456: Do fedex even know whats going on in the world around them?


Shipment Dates
    Ship date
    Apr 19, 2010
    Estimated delivery
    Apr 26, 2010 by 6:00 PM
Assumes no delay to final delivery.


Hey Jerry.  I've had the same issue.  To be fair their system dates etc will likely be auto generated and its probably not much of a priority to overide these at this time.  They have posted a general notice on our tracking pages stating the volcanoe is disrutpting flights to/from Europe.

Mine shipped out on 14th, the day everything went down abd had delivery date of April 19 by 6pm.  All that happened when shipping exception notices started appearing was the 'on schedule' message disappeared.  Once the delivery date expired, it simply disappeared. 

I appreciate the logistical issues that FedEx must be having but it would be nice for them to update the tracking info with something a bit mroe than the now obvious - like if they are trying to reroute via other means or if packages will only leave once flights resume - just be nice to know what they're thinking.  I've been charged the GST due to their system last Friday telling them it was due Monday even though nothing's arrived and as far as I can tell its still sitting in the UK at Heathrow. 


dpw

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  Reply # 320855 20-Apr-2010 19:43
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Jerry123456: Do fedex even know whats going on in the world around them?
Shipment Dates
    Ship date
    Apr 19, 2010
    Estimated delivery
    Apr 26, 2010 by 6:00 PM
Assumes no delay to final delivery.


I have the same thing. The tracking details show that it has gone to one of the smaller airports around London - will be interesting to see if the "relaxed" no fly zones around Europe will make a difference... 




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  Reply # 320864 20-Apr-2010 19:51
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Estimated Delivery 19th April 6pm , now Shipment excemption Polye UK

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