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  # 634895 3-Jun-2012 09:05
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sqlpro: Hi
I noticed some you posted noel leeming only selling vodafone version but was told at the store same phone works on 2degrees too !

can some one confirm please ? otherwise i need to cancel my order. Thanks for the advise.


I have seen Noel Leeming has Telecom as well as Vodafone.
The entry on their computer is "galaxy s3 xt 16Gb". Saw that when I ordered my 32GB yesterday after cancelled from JB.

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  # 634897 3-Jun-2012 09:11
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IntegerIsNumber:
sqlpro: Hi
I noticed some you posted noel leeming only selling vodafone version but was told at the store same phone works on 2degrees too !

can some one confirm please ? otherwise i need to cancel my order. Thanks for the advise.


I have seen Noel Leeming has Telecom as well as Vodafone.
The entry on their computer is "galaxy s3 xt 16Gb". Saw that when I ordered my 32GB yesterday after cancelled from JB.


Thank you. Yes you are right but i was not sure whether they work on 2degrees as i saw some of posters saying NL selling vodafone version only.

anyway thanks for your advise. cant wait for my phone :) seems they arrive early next week

 
 
 
 


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  # 634900 3-Jun-2012 09:23
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mrtoken: Ok getting a little worried now

Anyone with a telecom one (9300T) can you check your cellstandby for battery

It is using more than the screen is.
yesterday phone was at 30% with only 2 hours screen on.
Cellstandby used 67%




Anyone?

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  # 634903 3-Jun-2012 09:27
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mrtoken:
mrtoken: Ok getting a little worried now

Anyone with a telecom one (9300T) can you check your cellstandby for battery

It is using more than the screen is.
yesterday phone was at 30% with only 2 hours screen on.
Cellstandby used 67%




Anyone?


Heres mine, this is on its 3rd full charge, screen time on of only 2hrs.


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  # 634908 3-Jun-2012 09:38
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Johnk:
mrtoken:
mrtoken: Ok getting a little worried now

Anyone with a telecom one (9300T) can you check your cellstandby for battery

It is using more than the screen is.
yesterday phone was at 30% with only 2 hours screen on.
Cellstandby used 67%




Anyone?


Heres mine, this is on its 3rd full charge, screen time on of only 2hrs.



You telecom or vodafone S3?

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  # 634921 3-Jun-2012 10:09
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sqlpro:
IntegerIsNumber:
sqlpro: Hi
I noticed some you posted noel leeming only selling vodafone version but was told at the store same phone works on 2degrees too !

can some one confirm please ? otherwise i need to cancel my order. Thanks for the advise.


I have seen Noel Leeming has Telecom as well as Vodafone.
The entry on their computer is "galaxy s3 xt 16Gb". Saw that when I ordered my 32GB yesterday after cancelled from JB.


Thank you. Yes you are right but i was not sure whether they work on 2degrees as i saw some of posters saying NL selling vodafone version only.

anyway thanks for your advise. cant wait for my phone :) seems they arrive early next week


VF or XT ones?

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  # 634922 3-Jun-2012 10:10
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mrtoken:
Johnk:
mrtoken:
mrtoken: Ok getting a little worried now

Anyone with a telecom one (9300T) can you check your cellstandby for battery

It is using more than the screen is.
yesterday phone was at 30% with only 2 hours screen on.
Cellstandby used 67%




Anyone?


Heres mine, this is on its 3rd full charge, screen time on of only 2hrs.



You telecom or vodafone S3?


My cell standby started off at 85% this morning and is now down to 50%

I would not get too hung up about this "big" number, in the overall scheme of things the battery life is excellent, overnight (from a full charge) it lost 10% over 7odd hours which is not good but no means for concern, i haven't got enough hours of steady use under my belt to gauge expected drain but the best i every got on my S2 was 1%/hr drain overnight and 3~4%/hour drain during the day (auto sync, 3G etc all on and active)

Think of it this way, battery consumption is very low and cell standby is consuming a large chunk of that low consumption. The boys over at XDA are all experiencing the same issues so you can bet your bottom dollar if it is a bug they will get to the bottom of it. In the meantime enjoy a great phone with great battery life knowing it can only get even better :) 

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  # 634926 3-Jun-2012 10:11
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mrtoken:
Johnk:
mrtoken:
mrtoken: Ok getting a little worried now

Anyone with a telecom one (9300T) can you check your cellstandby for battery

It is using more than the screen is.
yesterday phone was at 30% with only 2 hours screen on.
Cellstandby used 67%




Anyone?


Heres mine, this is on its 3rd full charge, screen time on of only 2hrs.



You telecom or vodafone S3?


I think that is Telecom. GT-i9100T is telecom firmware

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  # 634976 3-Jun-2012 12:54
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mrtoken I am on XT

Now on 18hr27min
screen on 2hr15min
cell standby @ 56%
screen @ 28%

I dont think its an issue?

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  # 634984 3-Jun-2012 13:04
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Where do you guys reckon is the cheapest price I can get a S3 and from where?

Thanks :D



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  # 634985 3-Jun-2012 13:06
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domonation: in the last 6-10 pages this has been discussed ad infinitium so I recommend just reading back.

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  # 634987 3-Jun-2012 13:08
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Can you type Chinese on the ones that they sell at Vodafone?

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  # 634992 3-Jun-2012 13:18
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Johnk: mrtoken I am on XT

Now on 18hr27min
screen on 2hr15min
cell standby @ 56%
screen @ 28%

I dont think its an issue?


Cheers for that

Wade: 



Think of it this way, battery consumption is very low and cell standby is consuming a large chunk of that low consumption. The boys over at XDA are all experiencing the same issues so you can bet your bottom dollar if it is a bug they will get to the bottom of it. In the meantime enjoy a great phone with great battery life knowing it can only get even better :) 


Yes you are right just have to think of it that way, if that is the case then they have done a lot of working getting the screen % way down.

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  # 635043 3-Jun-2012 15:05
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whare house stationary did not like me today , when i gave them the "norman ross " receipt proof didn't even want to see it...the manager rang up norman ross said the price of 797 doesn't exist advertised anywhere ...

next turn was for noel leemings

after nearly 30m of waiting he comes back (store manager)with a 810 best price we can do , i said to them, that's not 5% off as advertised said u will have to take it with head office.....

time to bitch and complain to head office




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  # 635044 3-Jun-2012 15:08
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cokeman2: whare house stationary did not like me today , when i gave them the "norman ross " receipt proof didn't even want to see it...the manager rang up norman ross said the price of 797 doesn't exist advertised anywhere ...

next turn was for noel leemings

after nearly 30m of waiting he comes back (store manager)with a 810 best price we can do , i said to them, that's not 5% off as advertised said u will have to take it with head office.....

time to bitch and complain to head office


Goodluck dude. One of the conditions though is that both Warehouse Stationary at the other store have to have the product in stock. It might make it tricky

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