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      iPhone - Are you getting one?

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      MsGerrard
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      Re: iPhone - Are you getting one?
      Reply #25: Nov 12, 2007 02:15:54 pm
      Are you getting tempted Court  :-\ ;)
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      Reply #26: Nov 12, 2007 06:04:00 pm
      hi guys! I'm in the o2 shop using an iphone! What an amazing device this really is! Anyone that is seriously thinking of getting one my advice is DO NOT HOLD BACK! Later guys!

      Yeah the forum looks okay on it doesn't it.  Obv, only know from the iPod Touch but same kind of thing.

      £900 over 18 months minimum is a shed load of money mind...

      When the handset is free I will consider getting one but I'm not tying myself in to a long contract and shelling out nearly 300 notes.

      They'll be free in a couple of months, especially when Sony launch their touch-screen 3G phone
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      Reply #27: Nov 12, 2007 06:12:19 pm
      Yeah the forum looks okay on it doesn't it.  Obv, only know from the iPod Touch but same kind of thing.

      £900 over 18 months minimum is a shed load of money mind...

      When the handset is free I will consider getting one but I'm not tying myself in to a long contract and shelling out nearly 300 notes.

      They'll be free in a couple of months, especially when Sony launch their touch-screen 3G phone

      Now that you bring it into proportion with the price being soo high.

      But it is a smart piece of equipment bear in mind.  The hype will eventually be over soon.

      Oh and yeah the forum does look good on it! I like the little trick where you grab it on the sides and the screen turns with you.  The forum looks even better from that.

      Didn't try and see if my moderation 'powers' work over the iPhone because I forgot!   :D

      I nearly left myself logged into that iPhone as well.  Had to race back to the shop and get back to the same model and log out!

      There is pen on my hand BTW!  :D
      « Last Edit: Nov 12, 2007 06:59:40 pm by Court LFC »
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      Reply #28: Nov 13, 2007 11:31:39 am
      Very cool pic there court
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      Reply #29: Nov 13, 2007 11:34:03 am
      It's amazingly clear Court, mind you should be for the money :lmao:
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      Reply #30: Nov 13, 2007 05:10:08 pm
      I think the £900 oner 18 months is only for 200 mins and 200txts, admittedly I think the internet stuff is free but is a lot of money, only 2G as well (could be wrong) but is there any video calls? As I said up top I'm waiting for the Sony W960i (is that the phone you are talking about JD?)
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      Reply #31: Jul 07, 2008 09:45:06 pm
      Great. So the new iPhone 3G comes out on Friday and I get an email last night telling me I can pre-order.

      Apparently 02 had sold out of their online allocation within about an hour.

      Here we go again then - eBay central.
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      Reply #32: Jul 07, 2008 10:59:05 pm
      They could of at least improved the camera from 2MP to 5MP at least? 

      Do I smell a later upgrade before the end of the year?
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      Reply #33: Jul 07, 2008 11:00:39 pm
      They could of at least improved the camera from 2MP to 5MP at least? 

      Do I smell a later upgrade before the end of the year?

      To be honest I think the addition of GPS and 3G couple with a price cut of around 50% is more than decent.  The lack of 3G was what held this phone back, not the camera.

      Anyway, it looks like I will have to head off to an 02 shop on Friday.  Which I can't. Cos I'm working.
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      Reply #34: Jul 14, 2008 12:10:06 am
      Well.  I didn't get it.

      But here's an interesting fact.

      A year ago Apple had never ever sold a mobile phone.
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      Reply #35: Jul 17, 2008 03:36:55 pm
      I'm hacked off!

      My phone's decent but I'm paying the same (if not more with Bolt Ons) on O2 as I would if I'd have waited 3 or 4 weeks and got an i-phone 3G!

       >:( Bit gutted but that's life! Gotta be my next phone now! ;)
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      Reply #36: Jul 20, 2008 11:20:48 am
      Nah I wont be getting one. My Nokia N95 already does everything and more and it does it all better too.

      Best camera on a phone. Better than most actual cameras.
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      Reply #37: Aug 03, 2008 12:23:07 pm
      I'm planning of getting shut of my C902 and getting an iPhone on pay as you go and just lashing in me contract SIM in a couple of months.

      This is a good phone but I think I deserve an iPhone! :D
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      Reply #38: Aug 05, 2008 08:21:46 pm
      iv got one
      honestly the best gadget out there
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      Reply #39: Aug 06, 2008 07:45:12 pm
      Looks very nice but to expensive imo, and I'm not really sure if he is reliable/strong.
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      Reply #40: Aug 06, 2008 08:48:12 pm
      I'm planning of getting shut of my C902 and getting an iPhone on pay as you go and just lashing in me contract SIM in a couple of months.

      This is a good phone but I think I deserve an iPhone! :D

      How much are they on pay as you go? Can you use any SIM cards in them? Got a virgin SIM and don't want to buy one only to find out it does work with my SIM :D
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      Reply #41: Aug 07, 2008 10:13:48 pm
      A bit pissed off.

      Not only has 02 been pissing me off lately due to their 'rip off call rates' their staff are bollocks as well.

      I walk in to the 02 shop in Birkenhead the other day to catch up on the forum and this fat slap head that works in there, starts giving me down the banks that the iPhone models on display are for demonstration purposes only and not for 'personal use' as he sarcastically put it.

      Now if he would of got a better response from me if he would of said, sorry to be a pain mate but you can't really use it for personal use.

      Told him to shove it in the end.  P**ck.
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      Reply #42: Aug 07, 2008 11:17:35 pm
      How much are they on pay as you go? Can you use any SIM cards in them? Got a virgin SIM and don't want to buy one only to find out it does work with my SIM :D

      Not sure of prices as of yet! Should be reasonably extortionate of course!

      They cost £140 to make apparently. So flogging them for minimum £300 is generous business! :D

      With regards to SIM's, I'm sure they'll still be O2 only. Me mates got one on Orange though, though he's pretty hush about how that happened! :D eBay more than likely :D

      A bit pissed off.

      Not only has 02 been pissing me off lately due to their 'rip off call rates' their staff are bollocks as well.

      I walk in to the 02 shop in Birkenhead the other day to catch up on the forum and this fat slap head that works in there, starts giving me down the banks that the iPhone models on display are for demonstration purposes only and not for 'personal use' as he sarcastically put it.

      Now if he would of got a better response from me if he would of said, sorry to be a pain mate but you can't really use it for personal use.

      Told him to shove it in the end.  pr**k.

      O2 staff on the whole are pretty sh*te this week. They rang me this morning because my direct debit didn't go through so I asked if I could have 'til the 21st, then move the DD due to my payday being different now. The fella went to get his manager because he was probably new (left me listening to the Torres song, 02 style! :D) and then couldn't get me off hold adequately, thus cutting me off! F***ing tool! :D

      And they didn't ring me back! :D
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      Reply #43: Aug 10, 2008 06:44:09 pm
      Some stock of these iPhones are knocking about.

      They had them in Speke today.

      I've just got lashed by 02 for a £75 monthly bill.  My contract's £35 and I'm sure I didn't use my phone abroad that much.

      Cnuts.
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      Reply #44: Aug 20, 2008 02:32:06 am
      I've threw the towel in on me iPhone hunt! :D

      Basically agreed to just get a 32Gb iPod Touch when I can! Do you still get the same apps and things like that? Hope so, especially the pint of Carling one! :D
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      Reply #45: Aug 20, 2008 11:18:37 pm
      I've threw the towel in on me iPhone hunt! :D

      Basically agreed to just get a 32Gb iPod Touch when I can! Do you still get the same apps and things like that? Hope so, especially the pint of Carling one! :D

      Did you try Speke?
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      Reply #46: Aug 20, 2008 11:19:51 pm
      Basically agreed to just get a 32Gb iPod Touch when I can! Do you still get the same apps and things like that? Hope so, especially the pint of Carling one! :D

      Yep some of the apps.  But without an external speaker some of the apps don't work properly.  Carling one works fine.  Annoyed everyone with that already. 

      I want somebody to try drinking from it when the coppers come past you on the road.
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      Reply #47: Aug 21, 2008 10:06:10 am

      It's more to do with me contract only being recent. I complained of the phone being poor, but they said they'd just swap the handset.

      So I'll keep me phone, which admittedly isn't that bad. I've got a 4Gb card on that so it'll do for games, vids and music I'll have for ringtones.

      A 32Gb iPod one should suffice I think! ::)

      Yep some of the apps.  But without an external speaker some of the apps don't work properly.  Carling one works fine.  Annoyed everyone with that already. 

      I want somebody to try drinking from it when the coppers come past you on the road.

      I'm guessing that's the fart and burp ones. That makes me sad but I'm sure a few iPod Carlings will sort that one out! :D
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      Reply #48: Aug 22, 2008 12:47:18 am
      White Apple iPhone 16Gb

      Out in a couple of days.  Will probably sell out just like the black one did so don't say I didn't remind you all!

      Available for delivery on August 26th only from Carphone Warehouse

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      Reply #49: Sep 01, 2008 08:20:58 pm
      It says on webuser site o2 are bringing the iPhone out on PAYG 16th sept with prices starting from 350 quid

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