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    (Original post by G8D)
    Yeah, absolutely. I just felt I should clarify that because the only place I'd seen mention of them being refurbs before posting here was on Hot UK Deals and not on eBay
    It says under Condtion:

    Condition:
    Manufacturer refurbished: An item that has been professionally restored to working order by a manufacturer-approved vendor. ... Read more


    Also the 90 day warranty gives it away. But thanks, I imagine a lot of people won't read the finer print.

    I think if the stock of the Galaxy Tab is plentiful come December, this tablet might get a heavy discount for Christmas...and those will be brand new.

    I got the Touchpad anyway, nobody's gonna beat that
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    TP has just gone on pre-order on the US amazon site. It's $499 which works out as around £320. I think I may be investing but I'm unsure if I should get it from the US as it would be difficult to return it
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    (Original post by itsmyname)
    I know it sounds weird and I probably didn't describe it properly but on some phones there's like a black covering over the front, so it feels as though the whole front of the phone is the screen.

    Yep, that doesn't make any sense at all. Lol
    Why would it remotely matter though? I really can't comprehend how the edge of the phone looking slightly blacker than the middle of the screen when it's turned off could bother anyone. Of course it's design so is completely subjective, but surely you can't spend much time looking at your phone with it turned off?
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    Gotta love Samsung:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X4VHzNEWIqA
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    (Original post by Like_A_G6)
    Gotta love Samsung:

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X4VHzNEWIqA
    haha, that's a great advert. Very well done
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    Galaxy Nexus bug confirmed

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-15870020
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    Mobile Tech firms are releasing hardware at an unbelievable speed today. Even Apple with their Hitler QC are releasing products with significant faults. This is gonna continue with all manufacturers-- it's what early adopters should expect.
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    Natwest finally have an android app out now for anyone who is interested:

    http://www.natwest.com/personal/onli...oid-users.ashx
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    Original Transformer is cheap now: http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B...omputers&psc=1
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    (Original post by G8D)
    Original Transformer is cheap now: http://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/B...omputers&psc=1
    nice, almost bought one of these a few months ago (with keyboard dock) on ebuyer for £430. I had it on order and everything, then suddenly I thought to myself while I was having a shower 'what am I actually going to use it for?'. I spent the money on outdoor gear instead, which has seen much more use.

    I may still get one in the future now that the price has dropped a bit (not quite enough for me), but at the moment I don't have wifi in my flat which is the main place I'd like to use it whilst watching TV etc.
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    The transformer prime should be quite amazing.. Sold my iPad 1 for 270 (top spec 3g wifi 64gb). Bought a galaxy nexus as my iPhone 3gs was dying.. Galaxy nexus is a fantastic phone, everything just works so smoothly and stock ice cream sandwich is beautiful.. Im really hoping HTC and other OEMs don't bugger it up too much with stupid and unneccessary skins like SenseUI. Apparently TouchWiz will take a reduced role and samsung will use a more stock-like build, and LG might ditch their horrid UI too.

    Jumping ship to android is among the best decisions ive made in my life so far.
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    (Original post by zainjetha)
    The transformer prime should be quite amazing.. Sold my iPad 1 for 270 (top spec 3g wifi 64gb). Bought a galaxy nexus as my iPhone 3gs was dying.. Galaxy nexus is a fantastic phone, everything just works so smoothly and stock ice cream sandwich is beautiful.. Im really hoping HTC and other OEMs don't bugger it up too much with stupid and unneccessary skins like SenseUI. Apparently TouchWiz will take a reduced role and samsung will use a more stock-like build, and LG might ditch their horrid UI too.

    Jumping ship to android is among the best decisions ive made in my life so far.
    SenseUI is a beautiful thing. When I get a new android phone it will have to be htc because id miss sense too much. So many little features that id miss so much.
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    (Original post by johnnn)
    SenseUI is a beautiful thing. When I get a new android phone it will have to be htc because id miss sense too much. So many little features that id miss so much.
    You'll find that as with the previous Nexus phones, the community will build custom ROMs with the Sense UI built in, if you wanted it.
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    (Original post by johnnn)
    SenseUI is a beautiful thing. When I get a new android phone it will have to be htc because id miss sense too much. So many little features that id miss so much.
    You can always flash to a UI you prefer more if you don't like your stock UI. I like MIUI tbh, but sense is pretty good tbh.
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    Yeah i guess.. but im not going to root and rom.. dont know enough about it and too riskh.

    I feel that ice cream sandwich in vanilla could compete with senseui though.
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    (Original post by zainjetha)
    Yeah i guess.. but im not going to root and rom.. dont know enough about it and too riskh.

    I feel that ice cream sandwich in vanilla could compete with senseui though.
    Rooting isn't as risky as it sounds tbh. With a good guide and md5sums checked its easy and not risky at all.
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    ICS Keyboard anybody?

    http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1354891

    https://market.android.com/details?i...luLnBvcnRlZCJd

    Seems to work well on me, and I can type faster on it. I disabled the permission for Read Contact Data, and I still seem to be able to add contacts, so it's all good.
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    (Original post by Nick Longjohnson)
    ICS Keyboard anybody?

    http://forum.xda-developers.com/show....php?t=1354891

    https://market.android.com/details?i...luLnBvcnRlZCJd

    Seems to work well on me, and I can type faster on it. I disabled the permission for Read Contact Data, and I still seem to be able to add contacts, so it's all good.
    Looks interesting, thanks for the link. I'm currently using TouchPal Keyboard which I find to be extremely good. :yep:
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    (Original post by 123450)
    You'll find that as with the previous Nexus phones, the community will build custom ROMs with the Sense UI built in, if you wanted it.

    (Original post by DayneD89)
    You can always flash to a UI you prefer more if you don't like your stock UI. I like MIUI tbh, but sense is pretty good tbh.

    Its not that i wouldn't root or anything. I just prefer the build quality of a htc and the smoothness of senseUI.
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    (Original post by alex_hk90)
    Looks interesting, thanks for the link. I'm currently using TouchPal Keyboard which I find to be extremely good. :yep:
    Hmmmm, upon a reboot, it continually FC's so I restored the original permissions.
 
 
 
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