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  Reply # 486690 28-Jun-2011 07:33
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lokhor: I think we will definitely all try to get some video of how the HTC Sensation performs. I will have to try recording it with my SGS so not sure how stable my hands are.


Stay away from that coffee!  Wink 

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  Reply # 486703 28-Jun-2011 08:10
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scoobydoo: Well I've just been advised tonight that the importers that I'm getting my phone through has dispatched it tonight, so fingers crossed I'll get it tomorrow!


Who are you buying from?

Can anyone recommend Mobicity? 

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  Reply # 486706 28-Jun-2011 08:18
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heavenlywild:
lokhor: I think we will definitely all try to get some video of how the HTC Sensation performs. I will have to try recording it with my SGS so not sure how stable my hands are.


Stay away from that coffee!  Wink 


But I need the coffee to stay awake!




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  Reply # 486708 28-Jun-2011 08:27
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Both WiFi and XT, at same location.



I'm not particularly close to a Telecom cell tower so that's a fairly good indicator of XT's performance I think.

Not that I'm competitive at all, you understand. :-)

Edit: Combined tests into single post





Galaxy S has gone to its new owner. HTC Sensation has gone to its new
owner. Galaxy S3 has gone to its new owner. Now using Galaxy Note 3. Skipping Note 4 I think...

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  Reply # 486709 28-Jun-2011 08:29
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ArtooDetoo: Since we're skiting...

Not that I'm competitive at all, you understand. :-)



That's the problem with ADSL, you won't get near the uploads you can achieve over HSPA+ :) 

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  Reply # 486714 28-Jun-2011 08:41
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I can't do screenies since at work but here are my speeds:

2Degrees SGS:
Ping: 116ms
Download: 1397kbps
Upload: 364kbps

Telecom XT HTC Sensation
Ping: 287ms
Download: 6184kbps
Upload: 909kbps




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  Reply # 486716 28-Jun-2011 08:45
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lokhor: I can't do screenies since at work but here are my speeds:

2Degrees SGS:
Ping: 116ms
Download: 1397kbps
Upload: 364kbps

Telecom XT HTC Sensation
Ping: 287ms
Download: 6184kbps
Upload: 909kbps


From a VF Sensation - https://www.speedtest.net/android/63541057.png 

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  Reply # 486725 28-Jun-2011 08:58
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NzBeagle:
lokhor: I can't do screenies since at work but here are my speeds:

2Degrees SGS:
Ping: 116ms
Download: 1397kbps
Upload: 364kbps

Telecom XT HTC Sensation
Ping: 287ms
Download: 6184kbps
Upload: 909kbps


From a VF Sensation - https://www.speedtest.net/android/63541057.png 


Looks like the Sensation has excellent reception and 3G speeds, no matter the provider.  




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  Reply # 486733 28-Jun-2011 09:20
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kiwiandy:
scoobydoo: Well I've just been advised tonight that the importers that I'm getting my phone through has dispatched it tonight, so fingers crossed I'll get it tomorrow!


Who are you buying from?


Electron World. They don't have it advertised on their website yet, but they can get them.

http://www.electron-world.com/store/home.php

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  Reply # 486756 28-Jun-2011 10:19
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Electron World. They don't have it advertised on their website yet, but they can get them.

http://www.electron-world.com/store/home.php


DO you know where its coming from?  ie which country or operator? 

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  Reply # 486758 28-Jun-2011 10:21
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kiwiandy:


Electron World. They don't have it advertised on their website yet, but they can get them.

http://www.electron-world.com/store/home.php


DO you know where its coming from?  ie which country or operator? 


Hong Kong, and it's unbranded so no carrier logos, but it's using the VF / 2degrees network.

Foo

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  Reply # 486848 28-Jun-2011 13:10
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scoobydoo:
kiwiandy:


Electron World. They don't have it advertised on their website yet, but they can get them.

http://www.electron-world.com/store/home.php


DO you know where its coming from?  ie which country or operator? 


Hong Kong, and it's unbranded so no carrier logos, but it's using the VF / 2degrees network.


How much all up and when are they available? 

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  Reply # 486852 28-Jun-2011 13:20
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lokhor: I think we will definitely all try to get some video of how the HTC Sensation performs. I will have to try recording it with my SGS so not sure how stable my hands are.


It helps to get someone else to hold the cam-phone. But then they have to know how to frame a shot and keep the shot in the frame.

Harder than it sounds....to find a person who can do that.  




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  Reply # 486854 28-Jun-2011 13:21
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Foo:
scoobydoo:

Electron World. They don't have it advertised on their website yet, but they can get them.

http://www.electron-world.com/store/home.php


How much all up and when are they available? 


Was $805 delivered, inclusive of GST, no customs charges. This was 2 weeks ago, $USD exchange rate will have shifted since then. Will be best to make your own enquiries as to a current price. And they buy to order, so you have to wait for it to be shipped out of HK. Mine has taken 2 weeks from order date.

Foo

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  Reply # 486856 28-Jun-2011 13:23
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scoobydoo:
Foo:
scoobydoo:

Electron World. They don't have it advertised on their website yet, but they can get them.

http://www.electron-world.com/store/home.php


How much all up and when are they available? 


Was $805 delivered, inclusive of GST, no customs charges. This was 2 weeks ago, $USD exchange rate will have shifted since then. Will be best to make your own enquiries as to a current price. And they buy to order, so you have to wait for it to be shipped out of HK. Mine has taken 2 weeks from order date.


Expert Infotech has them for $769 incl. GST with one year warranty.

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