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Netbooks, PDA and Phones Thread, Is this the phone I am looking for? in Technical; Mine has apparently been shipped! Looking forward to seeing what it can do. It is not the octo core specifically, ...
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    Mine has apparently been shipped! Looking forward to seeing what it can do.
    It is not the octo core specifically, but the 9695 chip with the LTE built in that I want.
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    Quote Originally Posted by lionsl2005 View Post
    What you mean by second account ? Pay pal?
    No, I spoke with my bank, set up another bank account. If I make purchases that are foreign or I do not know the source, I use that account, as it has limited funds and only has what I put in from my main account.

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    Quote Originally Posted by nephilim View Post
    No, I spoke with my bank, set up another bank account. If I make purchases that are foreign or I do not know the source, I use that account, as it has limited funds and only has what I put in from my main account.
    Good idea.

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    anyone's arrived yet?!?!

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    Tomorrow hopefully.!

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    My wallet's shut for the moment, but I've got my beady on a Moto G - are these better phones?
    Last edited by jinnantonnixx; 29th May 2014 at 02:50 PM.

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    Well, it arrived.
    But, It was NOT the phone I was looking for.
    it is one of these Original OFONE P7 5.0 inch screen Octa Core 2.0G Dual SIM Android smartphone 13MP In stock Free Shipping-in Mobile Phones from Electronics on Aliexpress.com

    And on top of that, the Phone processor is not as advertised. It is supposed to be MTK6595 It reports as a MTK6592 in some tools. It reports as MTK6572 faked as a MTK6592 in others. MTK6572 is only a Dual core This is advertised as Octo core. Cheap phone with fake and incorrect sales information!
    Screenshot 2014-05-30 16.39.50.png

    Will post more when the dispute is resolved.

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    Android version 4.4.4. ???

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    Glad mine didn't go through then!

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    Quote Originally Posted by box_l View Post
    Well, it arrived.
    But, It was NOT the phone I was looking for.
    Thanks for the update. Sorry to hear that it looks like you've been ripped off .

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    Quote Originally Posted by jinnantonnixx View Post
    My wallet's shut for the moment, but I've got my beady on a Moto G - are these better phones?
    Moto G is a great phone. Quick, good looking and my screen stayed scratch free for 5 months. Until I dropped it off a table onto a hard floor and smashed the screen. Still works, looks awful and shed glass into your finger until I stuck a screen protector on it.

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    I never trust these dodgy companies selling cheap phone like that I certainly wouldn't hand over over more than £100 to them. Even if it was an Octo-core etc... you would find something such as the battery would stop working very quickly (as they're made on the cheap). Nope not for me sometimes it's about quality not quantity.

    Hopefully you get it resolved but you may find it will cost a small fortune to send the phone back to them and then you have to hope and pray the company gives you your money back because if they don't theres not much you can do.

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    I bought many Android TV sticks from grrkbuying.com

    JIAKE V8 MTK6592 Octa Core Smartphone 2GB 16GB Android 4.2 3G/GPS 6" HD Screen Air Gesture Suspension Window 13.0MP With ROOT Method White
    http://www.geekbuying.com/item/JIAKE...te-322374.html

    There are so many octa cores
    http://promotion.geekbuying.com/prom...ta_core_phones

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    Well, I opened a dispute saying that it was a fake, I wanted my money back and I was not returning it. The seller agreed! I have my refund. And a phone! I havw even managed to get Google play store working.
    I will be more careful next time.

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    Wow -30 posts in and no one has used it,

    So -to correct his huge oversight....

    "This is not the phone you are looking for..."
    That is all


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