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    Battered IPhone 8Gb 2G for sale

    Thought I'd start with the bad news!

    Its got about 15 odd dark pixels in 3 groups of 5 about 3rd way down the screen in a line.

    (It used to be a lot a worse - I reckon she took it into the shower room once and water vapour got in - but it gets better and better with each passing week )

    Anyway, its an unlocked original 2G IPhone bought brand new off ebay last May.

    She can get 60 for it as a non-working item on Mazuma but its actually 99.5% fully working

    (Other daughter bought an Ipod touch with the money she got for her N96 and youngest can't be seen now woth last year's model )

    So if anyone's interested - let me know (she needs 99 to pay for upfront payment on a 3G model)

    regards

    Simon

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    Ill swap you for an EeePC lol

    Have you tried: iPhone Dead Pixel Test

    Or This: Stuck Pixel Fix for iPhone

    Obviously vist on your iphone

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    They're not really stuck - there was a lot more of them on the left side - then they spread out and thinned - and not there's not many left- it'll be a shame to see them go

    Its a bit like watching a game of life in stop-go animation speed

    In about 2 months, we'll be able to sell it to Mazuma as fully working

    regards

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    Can you get any pics of it? Im interested in it...99 might be a bit high?

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    I'll give you a penny for it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by webman View Post
    I'll give you a penny for it.
    Whoa, that's way to much for an iphone


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    Pics attached

    The Note application shows them off the worst/best



    regards

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    99 might be a bit high?
    Or a bit low

    Remember - I'm not a scammer from ebay - you;d be getting a bargain - cost 300 last may!

    And I've told you the bad news - on ebay - you'd only find out after you'd parted with your money

    regards

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    PS I just want these daughters of mine off my back about their b&^^%y phones

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    I've got one in the office with a smashed glass fascia and broken digitiser...if it was mine I'd cry, but I'll stick to my Ipaq 514.

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    The statement about ebay isn't quite true though is it.

    If you sold it on ebay as being perfect and the person who bought it received in that condition then you'd be in the wrong surely?

    I personally think somewhere between the 60 you can get for it and the 99 you have asked would be fair.

    I'll stick to my Nokia 5800 anyway, much better than the old iphone

    Ben

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    Must remember to read things properly.....

    I'll offer 69 for it as a starting bid
    Last edited by apoth0r; 10th March 2009 at 01:58 PM. Reason: my bad.

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    Just an update - got two other members interested at 99 via PM


    JFI- Mazuma fully working is 120 - non-working is 60 - and since my daughter only needs 99 I think the price is right

    regards

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    Phone sold now

    Thanks for the interest everyone

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