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  1. Atma

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  2. breadnatty08

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    That's actually not that surprising of a price. I recall the Note going for something absurd like $900 unlocked when it first came out.
     
  3. Baldilocks

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    I have one on pre-order from Negri. That's the 16 GB version at $695.

    The 64GB version is over $900.
     
  4. Atma

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    I'm considering getting one if it will work with 4G on T-Mobile. Although, I can't really think of a good reason why I need to upgrade from my SG2.
     
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    any idea about the price for 32 gigs?
     
  6. Baldilocks

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    Looks like 700,800,900 at this point. 16/32/64
     
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    Is handtec reputable? Fast shipping to US? How does the warranty work for US customers? It's 694 for the pre order. I've never imported a phone. Please tell me everything I should expect.
     
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    Did that include shipping? What USA carrier will you be using, and how do you get it to work on the USA carries network? I am thinking about getting the international version.
     
  14. nesto1

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    Are these the LTE versions?
     
  15. blitz118

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    No, they are not LTE versions.
     
  16. AndroidifyMe

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    They'll get HSPA+ but not LTE.
     
  17. Atma

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    The Blue SG3 at Negri now says: EXPECTED SHIP DATE: 5.25.2112

    Not too far away. Assuming of course 2112 means 2012.

    And the price has dropped $3.
     
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    Samsung have announced retail partners can start shipping pre-ordered the S3 after 7pm on the 27th May. Does anyone know if CPW are a retail partner and if so will pre-ordered hand sets be shipped on the 27/28th
     
  19. Xplorah

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    where did you get this info?
     
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    So will I be able to buy this and use it on tmobile USA? Does it support the 1700 band??

    Anyone know? I'll buy now if so!!

    On the site it says this:

    * Unconfirmed that the SGSIII will have 1700 3/4G. Verbal confirmation from Samsung Latin America Rep 5/3/2012 stated “Yes”

    LOL, which sounds like BS just to get us to buy it...
     
  22. Baldilocks

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    Just got the following email from Negri:


    Looks like I'll have to wait a week longer. I ordered the white.

    On the plus side, I'll get $25 off the final price.
     
  23. Atma

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    Very professional of Negri. Some companies wouldn't have give any info until you called asking where your order was.
     
  24. System0

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    it's
     
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