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    Which HTC Shall i have?

    Just looking for some help here to make my mind up, Orange contacted me earlier today because i can now upgrade my phone.

    The guy said they are going to expand my current tarrif:

    Currently: 1200 Minutes, Unlim Texts, No Data
    New: 2400 Minutes, Unlim Texts, Unlim Data

    That part is fine, he said i can have the new Nokia N97 but i dont really want a general phone i would like a HTC so i asked the question if i could have one of the new HTC SmartPhones.

    He said i can have any of them at no extra cost because of how high my bill's are on a regular basis i have like so many points on my account which is fantastic

    But what HTC do i get? i like to HTC Touch HD after seeing EduGod's since him having that is there a newer model out that has more features?

    Ta

    James.

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    Touch Pro 2 is getting good reviews in my office. The N97 is a smart phone btw (has a slide out keyboard and simbian s60 OS)

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    Be very carefull if the HTC has wifi and you intend using it Orange lock it down so its nearly impossible to use , forcing you to use their data network. There are work arounds ( look on google) but its a real pain.

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    Quote Originally Posted by imiddleton25 View Post
    Be very carefull if the HTC has wifi and you intend using it Orange lock it down so its nearly impossible to use , forcing you to use their data network. There are work arounds ( look on google) but its a real pain.
    I have a touch diamond and have had zero problems with wifi...

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    I've got the TouchHD - absolutely LOVE it!! Have played with the Pro2... but too bulky, and love the screen on the HD. There are rumours about HTC Firestone (HD successor), but nothing official, so wouldn't bother.

    Can't comment on how Orange lock it down though as got mine via CPW.

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    I love my Touch Pro Just seem to have misplaced its slip case last night / this morning

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    Touch pro 2 here (was sim free) so unlocked and loving it..

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    Currently: 1200 Minutes, Unlim Texts, No Data
    New: 2400 Minutes, Unlim Texts, Unlim Data
    How much does that set you back?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Edu-IT View Post
    How much does that set you back?
    Was £35 per month, if i renew it with the brand new HTC it will go up to £45 per month but i cant moan really because with the increase in my tarrif i should not get the 150+ per month phone bill lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by EduTech View Post
    Was £35 per month, if i renew it with the brand new HTC it will go up to £45 per month but i cant moan really because with the increase in my tarrif i should not get the 150+ per month phone bill lol
    I really don't know what people like u do on the phone, I pay £10 a month on mine and get a few hundred free texts and thats me sorted for the month

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    Quote Originally Posted by john View Post
    I really don't know what people like u do on the phone, I pay £10 a month on mine and get a few hundred free texts and thats me sorted for the month
    i dont know how i do it either to be honest... the 1hr phone calls to jess dont always help ;-)

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    I got the HTC Magic through Vodafone last week and it's brilliant: Touchscreen, WiFi, Android. It's also got loads of apps available and since Android is open source, most of them are free. I'm not sure if you can get it through Orange though but I highly recommend it if you can.

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    Touch Pro2 for me too... I wouldn't say it's much more bulky than a Touch HD and there's no going back once you've had a keyboard!

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    ok so the guy on the end of the phone tells me i cant have the HTC Touch Pro 2 on Orange

    So i have the choice of:

    HTC Touch HD or HTC Diamond 2

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    guy in work said the diamond is the worst phone he has ever used

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