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Old 12-07-2017, 03:20 PM   #726
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Is it just the screen? You could get a replacement, but it would cost about $300 to do.
its a very small crack. hardly noticeable. i'm good!

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Old 12-08-2017, 12:34 AM   #727
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$300 sounds absolutely extortionate!
That's the price our local Office Depot charges, but I'm sure there's a DYI video that Is much cheaper. The only drawback is that you will lose water resistance.

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Old 12-08-2017, 05:01 AM   #728
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That's the price our local Office Depot charges, but I'm sure there's a DYI video that Is much cheaper. The only drawback is that you will lose water resistance.
I think it can be done a lot cheaper here. I guess I have insurance anyway although the excess means it still costs a fair bit.

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Old 12-08-2017, 11:42 AM   #729
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IIRC, the X is more expensive at $500.

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Old 12-11-2017, 11:56 AM   #730
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Old 12-13-2017, 03:34 PM   #731
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That website keeps crashing on me after 2 secs. I'd be very interested in that. Might replace my back up Lumia 1520 with it when it eventually conks out.

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Old 12-13-2017, 04:53 PM   #732
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It won't let me post pics, but it looks like convincing renders of a phone with a foldable display. But I'm calling them fanmade.

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Old 12-15-2017, 01:17 AM   #733
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It won't let me post pics, but it looks like convincing renders of a phone with a foldable display. But I'm calling them fanmade.
Oh right. Will wait till we hear something concrete on that. I want to get more use of my Lumia anyway. Not regretting getting that as my backup phone at all.

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Old 12-28-2017, 01:37 PM   #734
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Well my brother wants to buy my phone (he broke his) and I was wondering should I put that money to financing a phone or buying one outright.

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Old 12-30-2017, 03:16 AM   #735
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So my options are the LG V30, Samsung Galaxy S8+, and OnePlus 5T. Which one should I go for?

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Old 12-30-2017, 01:41 PM   #736
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Of those, I would go with the OnePlus 5T, assuming it works with your provider. I would have purchased it myself but the apps I need for work stopped working with my OnePlus One and I didn't feel like having to deal with returning it and buying something else. There are rumors the OnePlus 6 will have an in-display fingerprint reader.

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Old 12-30-2017, 05:39 PM   #737
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I'm also considering the original Pixel Xl which is the same price as the 5T.

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Old 12-31-2017, 11:01 AM   #738
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The only issue I have with the OnePlus 5T is Amazon sellers price gouging it to $700 for the base model while OnePlus offers it for $499 directly from them (personally going for the 8GB RAM/128GB Storage model). The other issue being I'm not sure if I want to use a credit card to buy from a Chinese company...

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Old 12-31-2017, 01:03 PM   #739
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I would buy direct from OnePlus for the warranty. Just watch your credit card bills if you're worried. I'm sure everyone's has been stolen at some point. I was charged $13 for a Dutch Netflix account. No idea how that ever happened.

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Well now I'm kinda glad I waited on the OnePlus 5T...

OnePlus 3T User Finds Clipboard Data Being Sent to Chinese Servers

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