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Not really sure why I let myself get excited this time...
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Yeah, confirmed with the rep at Irvine Verizon Store, pushed back, no official date yet given. FUUUUU

it's shiz like this. At least apple does a much better job of keeping release dates under wraps or at least giving a firm date.
Edited by ez12a - 12/7/11 at 3:00pm
 
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Yeah, confirmed with the rep at Irvine Verizon Store, pushed back, no official date yet given. FUUUUU

it's shiz like this. At least apple does a much better job of keeping release dates under wraps or at least giving a firm date.

Well there never really was a release date. I'm pissed too but verizon has never said anything. Random leaks with 20 different "confirmed" dates don't count.
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post #794 of 1060
I realize that as well. Just got my hopes up and crushed. :\

technically we would have no idea when without all these "leaks".

edit: i see you're in OC. I work in the area too.
 
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I hear you man. This time I finally thought it was legit. I have friday off too so it was perfect. But it only us tech freaks that are following this thing so closely.

And yup OC. I live and work in Huntington thumb.gif
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I've got my Nexus couple of days ago. Who would have thought UK gets anything before US. My first choice was Motorola Razr, but due to screen being terrible at best and system being choppy in certain areas i was forced to return it and upgrade to Galaxy Nexus.

I am not really into mobile phone tech, but i cant understand why would anyone put pentile matrix screen on a high end device like this? The Razr looked absolutely terrible with it, i could make out pixels on the screen while holding the device 30 CM away from my eyes. Even my Milestone 2 looked miles better. Nexus is alot better in that area, having 316 PPI but still, compared to iPhones screen it is evidently of lower quality.

Second issue i have with it is the battery cover. You literally "rip" it off the back of the phone. It is very thin and bendy, which is not bad because you will certainly not break it easily, but i can see the hinges that are holding that piece of plastic in place breaking if you are "ripping" the back off more often than usual.

I dont want to moan, i am 100% satisfied with this phone, it just leaves alot to be desired considering it costs £104 on 24 month contract with o2. Or £520 unlocked, is just insane amount to pay for this phone.
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I'm tempted to order an unlocked Nexus... It pays itself off in the long run, but I'm still hesitant to make that kind of financial commitment tongue.gif
    
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I'm tempted to order an unlocked Nexus... It pays itself off in the long run, but I'm still hesitant to make that kind of financial commitment tongue.gif

I would suspect the device would be alot cheaper in US, unlocked that is. In that case it would probably work out cheaper to get it unlocked and get a SIM only contract with some cheap tarrifs. Not in UK though.
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I would suspect the device would be alot cheaper in US, unlocked that is. In that case it would probably work out cheaper to get it unlocked and get a SIM only contract with some cheap tarrifs. Not in UK though.

The cost of the unlocked GSM phone + an unlimited talk, text, and data monthly plan (no contract) from t-mobile would be about as much as (or slightly cheaper than) buying a Galaxy Nexus from Verizon at their launch price of $300 USD with their 450 minute, unlimited text, 4GB data plan. The cost of the GSM phone is $760, or about 480 GBP. Smartphones are expensive business tongue.gif

I'm not sure if I want to commit to a phone with 16GB storage and put my faith in t-mobile smile.gif
    
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I would suspect the device would be alot cheaper in US, unlocked that is. In that case it would probably work out cheaper to get it unlocked and get a SIM only contract with some cheap tarrifs. Not in UK though.

The cost of the unlocked GSM phone + an unlimited talk, text, and data monthly plan (no contract) from t-mobile would be about as much as (or slightly cheaper than) buying a Galaxy Nexus from Verizon at their launch price of $300 USD with their 450 minute, unlimited text, 4GB data plan. The cost of the GSM phone is $760, or about 480 GBP. Smartphones are expensive business tongue.gif

I'm not sure if I want to commit to a phone with 16GB storage and put my faith in t-mobile smile.gif

I just couldn't spend 750 bucks on a phone. Being on a month to month plan is great. But I'm always going to have a cell phone anyways.
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