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Question Anyone buying an apple iphone 5c or 5s ?

Discussion in 'Gadgets and Gizmos' started by goofygal, Sep 15, 2013.

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    My upgrade is due and I'm very tempted, anyone else?
     
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    well I want a 5s of course but I have to choose the colour :/ AND since there are no pre-orders, I may need to queue at the shop on friday :(
     
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    my contract is up in a month, going to just get a rolling month contract with giff gaff for my 5, i think it would take me weeks to pick a colour anyway lol

    Keith... is it possible to extend the apple warranty on my phone?
     
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    hmmm I think you have to buy applecare within the first month of buying the phone so not sure you can direct
     
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    Thanks will look into it
     
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    tbh though, I'm surprised your bank/hoem insurance doesnt cover it anyway? I've had free gadgets insurance with mine for years now
     
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    Bit annoyed at the price of the 5c. Before it was bought out it was advertised to be the "budget" iPhone, somehow £500 is not budget. Gutted as I really want a new iPhone, my 4 is well and truly on the way out, but my contract doesn't allow me to upgrade as its sim only, otherwise I'd have to pay £35 a month :(
     
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    I can't believe that's how much it is here, I'm sure I saw the price in the states as $99 for the 5c. Maybe I was dreaming lol
     
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    They always quote the US prices with a 2 year contract, that's why it seems very cheap
     
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    Ah I see. I thought I might be able to pick a few up next month and make a profit when I get home lol
     
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    alas no and the models in the US are different to the UK as well, different 4G bands etc
     
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    Now your just raining on my parade :D
     
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    LOL well not me as much as Apple ;-)
     
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    Not really tempted, as they didn't add much that inspired me. Still hanging on to my 4s as I have the (no-longer offered) unlimited data plan. More excited about the 5s/c insomuch as perhaps it will drive down the price of the 5. If that happens, Jon is due an upgrade (and currently has the 5) so I might take his 5 and let him upgrade to a new 5. We'll see.
     
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    My contract is finally up (actually let DW and DD have my slots as they usually break or grow tired of phones) and thinking about an iPhone. I don't care if it is a 5 (S or C), I would take a 4 no problem, anything to get rid of my stupid hand me down blackberry.
     

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