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Mmm, I'm thinking of picking one up tonight from the Rogers store. Will have to figure out how to unlock it though.

Did you end up getting one?
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Did you end up getting one?

I called 7 different stores, sold out everywhere. Maybe I'll try to get my hands on an AT&T one, more colors available =P. Rogers only comes in black. REALLY diggin' the cyan, although I heard it's OOS at AT&T for now.
    
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Hey unleaded any status update on your order?
At www.wireless.att.com/order_status/order_status does your order status under quantity say 1 or does it say back ordered 1?
Am I one of the lucky ones that my order status says 1 or it doesn't matter? lol
Under the website above it says in progress but when I sign in at att.com it says processing. confused.gif
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Hey unleaded any status update on your order?
At www.wireless.att.com/order_status/order_status does your order status under quantity say 1 or does it say back ordered 1?
Am I one of the lucky ones that my order status says 1 or it doesn't matter? lol
Under the website above it says in progress but when I sign in at att.com it says processing. confused.gif

I didn't get mine from Att. I ordered from Walmart. But my order still says "awaiting inventory".... mad.gif

I hope you get lucky and get yours shipped already
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I called 7 different stores, sold out everywhere. Maybe I'll try to get my hands on an AT&T one, more colors available =P. Rogers only comes in black. REALLY diggin' the cyan, although I heard it's OOS at AT&T for now.

I didn't notice you are in Canada.. When I ordered the Cyan Lumia 920, there were other colors available fairly close from where I live, but I wanted the Cyan one I have decided to wait..

Any luck with ATT?
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I'll throw in some comments I noticed earlier from some of you who may be new Windows Phone users.

1.) You can link your email inboxes. That way one app accesses all of them. Pull the menu up from the bottom from within one of the email account and choose link inboxes.

2.) Your contact list, calenders, can come from a google account, microsoft (live or x-box) account, nokia account, facebook account, or outlook account and any combination of the former. You can choose which accounts sync what and when through the accounts and email setting page. Super easy to mange once you get used to that. I have around a thousand facebook friends that initially downloaded to my phone but they can be removed and their feeds still show up.

3.) I'll agree that Nokia music may be a couple days behind but it is still fantastic. The alternative is to just use the x-box music account. Does the same thing but you go through the marketplace to access it. I can also say that I love the x-box option that you pay for. I started when it was still Zune. $9.99 a month for unlimited streaming and you can download unlimited music to your phone and computers instead of having to stream them. I drive a lot in areas without great cell coverage and it is wonderful there.

I got my 920 on release day in the shiny red. Absolutely love it. I had a Samsung Focus before that and have had the iPhone 3G and 4GS as well. My sister has the iPhone 5. I much prefer the Nokia in almost every way. The wireless charging is nice, bluetooth range is great, 4G is blistering fast compared to iPhones when watching Netflix. Don't worry about scratches too much the case is a hard polycarbonate, buttons are embedded with zirconium, and then gorilla glass.

Ok I could continue but this post is long enough. biggrin.gif Hope you guys enjoy the new phones.
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Windows Phone 8 Club Thread:
http://www.overclock.net/t/1327631
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I'll throw in some comments I noticed earlier from some of you who may be new Windows Phone users.
1.) You can link your email inboxes. That way one app accesses all of them. Pull the menu up from the bottom from within one of the email account and choose link inboxes.
2.) Your contact list, calenders, can come from a google account, microsoft (live or x-box) account, nokia account, facebook account, or outlook account and any combination of the former. You can choose which accounts sync what and when through the accounts and email setting page. Super easy to mange once you get used to that. I have around a thousand facebook friends that initially downloaded to my phone but they can be removed and their feeds still show up.
3.) I'll agree that Nokia music may be a couple days behind but it is still fantastic. The alternative is to just use the x-box music account. Does the same thing but you go through the marketplace to access it. I can also say that I love the x-box option that you pay for. I started when it was still Zune. $9.99 a month for unlimited streaming and you can download unlimited music to your phone and computers instead of having to stream them. I drive a lot in areas without great cell coverage and it is wonderful there.
I got my 920 on release day in the shiny red. Absolutely love it. I had a Samsung Focus before that and have had the iPhone 3G and 4GS as well. My sister has the iPhone 5. I much prefer the Nokia in almost every way. The wireless charging is nice, bluetooth range is great, 4G is blistering fast compared to iPhones when watching Netflix. Don't worry about scratches too much the case is a hard polycarbonate, buttons are embedded with zirconium, and then gorilla glass.
Ok I could continue but this post is long enough. biggrin.gif Hope you guys enjoy the new phones.

Thanks for the tips.. I will keep this in mind.

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Windows Phone 8 Club Thread:
http://www.overclock.net/t/1327631

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I didn't notice you are in Canada.. When I ordered the Cyan Lumia 920, there were other colors available fairly close from where I live, but I wanted the Cyan one I have decided to wait..
Any luck with ATT?

Naw, I might actually switch to Rogers to get the phone for $99 (on 3yr contract) and I'll pay the $400 Bell cancellation fee. It would cost less than if I buy it outright. I don't really like Bell, their service sucks balls.

Rogers is my company's client, we fix all their computers, consoles, printers - you name it. We have an inside guy that has managed to get a few of my buddies INSANE plans like unlimited everything including national long distance + 6GB data... for $30 a month. (Mind you Canadian monthly plans are very expensive in general.

For example right now I'm paying $75 for:
6Gb data
10 Contacts unlimited everything
Unlimited text
200 minutes, free after 6PM
Caller ID

which is still considered decent compared to most high data plans.
    
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That is pretty cheap mate!!.

I am still waiting for mine to be shipped. I went to the Att store today and almost settled for the black one..I am getting impatient:D
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