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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Steven58, Aug 23, 2011.

  1. mwsmith

    mwsmith Newbie

    Just made an appointment at Radio Shack for 10am. Tomorrow is the day!
     

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  2. homegeek

    homegeek Well-Known Member

    I wish Verizon would make this official already! If I call one more corporate store and they tell me that the release has been delayed again would definitely not be tomorrow, I am going to scream. I hope to be laughing in their faces tomorrow when I walk out with my new phone.
     
  3. krcossin

    krcossin Newbie

    My anticipation and expectations are so high now that the release is so very close. Please don't let me down again vzw, please.
     
  4. COHusker

    COHusker Member

    I'm already planning a joke for my fellow Nexicans waiting in line tomorrow for VZW to open and sell us our damn phones:

    "Can you believe they released it in WHITE? The RAZR keeps getting better and better."

    If you hear this lame joke tomorrow at a Denver VZW store, it was [​IMG]
     
  5. redchilicat

    redchilicat Well-Known Member

    Just stopped at an authorized reseller. They didn't have the stock yet but he is waiving my $30.00 upgrade fee and he said they would have them by tomorrow. After I left he called and said they just showed in his system and they were getting two tomorrow and he was putting my name on one. The Corp store can suck it because they have been unhelpful. Anyway yay!!!!!! So happy!:D
     
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  6. stgmngr210

    stgmngr210 Well-Known Member

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    AntimonyER CHANGED FROM AF ADDICT MIKESTONY

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  8. SamMax

    SamMax Android Expert

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  9. turbosol16

    turbosol16 Android Enthusiast

    Ya I called the stores around me and no one is giving out any information either.
     
  10. OfTheDamned

    OfTheDamned The Friendly Undead

    I figured that might be a problem with ICS. I've started playing around with Groove IP and a few other apps just for that reason.

    Not sure if it is the case on the Nexus, but in my ICS ROM (under Phone > Settings) there is an option for Internet Call Settings. In those settings there are options for a SIP account. You may want to look into that.
     
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  11. Khatmandu

    Khatmandu Well-Known Member

     
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  12. EllieN

    EllieN Member

    Han, last night around 11:30 central time the verizon site was updating and I'm not sure who pointed it out, but they were fixing the open/close times and Thursday was just completely missing. Haha. We were all like "oh, so theyre just removing Thursdays now?" but it was pretty crazy because you would refresh, and there would be one or two pages again with people freaking out about it. And then someone was on testman and refreshed, and at the bottom of the screen there was a galaxy nexus ad, he took a picture and posted it so its on here somewhere, but then refreshed again and it was gone. Pretty funny night
     
  13. twotone1985

    twotone1985 Newbie

    I went in to the Southfield store and not only did they have one that I played around with for like 10 minutes (SO COOL CAN'T WAIT!!) when I asked anything about Thursday the salesman that I was talking to verbally said he doesn't know anything about it, but gave me a wink at the end...Take it for what it's worth.
     
  14. JustNexus

    JustNexus Well-Known Member

    Just received word from a local NYC corp store (won't mention which one) that I will have a phone tomorrow to pick up and it will be activated and ready to go at open. Release is in fact tomorrow!
     
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  16. GreatGoo

    GreatGoo Well-Known Member

    +2, although they did encourage me to call back later. :eek:
     
  17. Reborn58

    Reborn58 Android Enthusiast

    I keep finding ways to keep myself busy for 20-30 minutes at a time and then I check back hoping for a press release. Otherwise I'm going to have a panic attack. lol
     
  18. jokeefe10

    jokeefe10 Well-Known Member

    which store?!?!?
     
  19. APKhaos

    APKhaos Well-Known Member

    Is it even remotely possible that they delayed launch because of issues with the VZW bloatware that nobody with half a brain would ever touch?? That's a nauseating thought.

    I'll have mine tomorrow, one way or another. ;)
     
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  20. Masshole

    Masshole Newbie

    I can only assume that Verizon doesn't really care how well the GN sells and may actually prefer that it not sell well at the expense of the Razr and thus the lack of promo/information from Verizon. I wonder if their sales staff will still be pushing Razrs on unsuspecting customers after the GN launches. Anyone know if the Razr commercials are Verizon or Motorola sponsored?
     
  21. robbielolo

    robbielolo Newbie


    I am tempted to call and make an appointment, just in case
     
  22. vikingking50

    vikingking50 Newbie

    Yeah, Store in Holland told me no info and none in stock, but he did take my name and number so that's a start. All the other stores in the area just say "No info, but we do have a sweat new phone, have you heard of the Razr"? Click:mad:
     
  23. brhermon

    brhermon Member

    Potentially GREAT news for me! Tomorrow confirmed twice.

    Just called like 6 stores, RS, retailers and corporate...

    Radio Shack:
    Me: I'd like to check on the availability of the Galaxy Nexus.
    RS: We don't have any right now but it launches tomorrow right?
    Me: Uh, Yeah that's what I've heard.
    RS: We can call you when it's available.

    They call back 10 mins later... "Hey you're in luck, we just got one in shipment. Ill put your name on it and hold it for you tomorrow. See you in the morning"

    Corporate:
    Me: I'd like to check on the availability of the Galaxy Nexus.
    Corp: It launches tomorrow. I just got mine for my work phone and I've been playing with it all day. (They continued to go on how they loved the phone)
    Me: Great can I set up an appointment tomorrow?
    Corp: Well I can't really set one up for you since it hasn't officially released. I'm not even sure If I'm allowed to tell you that or not *snicker* but we have plenty in stock. Come in tomorrow and you shouldn't have a problem.

    BOOYAH!! Two places (one holding it for me) that I know I can get the phone tomorrow! :)
     
  24. shawn487

    shawn487 Android Enthusiast

    OT LUNCH PARTY
    So we just had our Christmas lunch party at work and at the end they handed out gifts. I got an 8gb Ipod Nano.... Really now I have to try and sell an Ipod Nano to someone.

    ON TOPIC
    If the Galaxy Nexus doesn't release tomorrow I am going to punch some random person... I just hope said person isn't bigger then I am or a crazy Jujitsu fighter that is going to pound my face
     
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The Galaxy Nexus release date was November 2011. Features and Specs include a 4.65" inch screen, 5MP camera, 1GB RAM, TI OMAP 4460 processor, and 1750mAh battery.

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