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Droid X Sold Out At Verizon, Shipping By July 23rd

Discussion in 'Android Lounge' started by phandroid, Jul 15, 2010.

  1. phandroid

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    If you were itching to get the Droid X directly from Verizon but haven’t yet pulled the trigger, you’re in for a teeny wait; the website is now indicating that new orders will be shipped by July 23rd. That’s about a week away and good news for Verizon. Sure, they’d probably prefer to have even more [...]

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  2. Brinkley1988

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    Oh, Thank you for sharing!

    But personal, I Love HTC better, it's more freedom, and the android OS in the HTC is original, and very easy to flash.
     
  3. metnix1

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    With this & the D-Inc, it is becoming abundantly clear that the Verizon order system is absolute poop. I ordered my Droid X this morning , 7/15/2010 @ 1:50am EST, with overnight shipping. I received a Sales confirmation email at 1:54am to boot. I never received an email confirmation for shipping today, so I called after work at 5:15pm. According to the representative, my order processed at 4:00pm, and I will be getting the July 23rd batch. I am so pissed its not even funny.
     
  4. thelandon

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    Hi! This is my first post here, so please be gentle. :)

    For those of you whose orders were not fulfilled, you may want to reconsider? Now that the phone is out, I went to my local Verizon Wireless store to actually pick one up, see how it feels, how it operates, etc. One word: HUGE!

    There's no way I could carry a brick like this in my jeans' front pockets. I suppose that there are some larger folks out there who can squeeze it in, but unfortunately, I'm not one of them unless I were to gain a sudden appreciation for gangsterishly-baggy jeans.

    Looks like I'll still be searching for a smaller Android phone when my New Every 2 comes up in Oct. :( And, yes, I'm aware of the DInc, but I'm not a fan of it's short battery life. If anyone knows of a smaller, yet still mighty, Droid coming out in the next 3-4 months, please inform me. Thanks!
     
  5. 10splaya22

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    Umm...I have it and it easily fits in my pocket...i hardly even know its there. So when you refer to "gangsterishly-baggy jeans" is that something normal people wear? Do you like your jeans tight?
     
  6. voyagerlvr

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    Verizon obviously should have planned better, but since I have waited a month for my incredible (still waiting) I am not surprised.
     
  7. thelandon

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    I don't consider my jeans tight. For example, in a pair of 501's, the phone may have fit but would have made a fairly large bulge... I didn't mean to offend. Just pointing out that for some, the DX isn't very pocket friendly.
     
  8. rusky1

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    Especially for girls... Their pants' pockets are pretty much just for looks since they can't fit anything :p I saw a 16 year old girl at Verizon yesterday with one, i was dumbfounded.
     
  9. Suicide_SAL

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    I ordered my X last night with free 2nd day shipping, and got an e-mail shipping notice this morning. So yeah, Verizon's estimates are crap. lol
     
  10. ari-free

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    ladies have purse power so they can deal with much larger phones.
     
  11. Yeltnerb

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    So get a man bag or murse, I am sure no one would mock you at all.

    :D
     

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