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News iPhone 3G outsells original in weeks

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by CardJoe, 27 Aug 2008.

  1. CardJoe

    CardJoe Freelance Journalist

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  2. Leitchy

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    sony ericsson 4tw \o/
     
  3. Buzzons

    Buzzons Active Member

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    good marketing and shiny things. It's improved over the old iPhone but still not very good overall.. jack of all trades, master of none etc.
     
  4. pimlicosound

    pimlicosound New Member

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    I would have thought that the biggest factor is that the iPhone 3G is available worldwide, whereas the original was available in only a few countries.
     
  5. chicorasia

    chicorasia New Member

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    my thoughts, exactly.
     
  6. wuyanxu

    wuyanxu still wants Homeworld 3

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    and the fact that iPhone 3G has a lower price, and a more meture system.

    2G is still a fantastic phone, just the orginal price is unacceptable.
     
  7. Eccles

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    and most of the sales were 2G owners upgrading to the 3G version maybe?
     
  8. p3n

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    Yeah right - O2 had like 5 3G's set aside for 2G people .. still nothing online - carephone warehouse have been selling loads new afaik... would love the GPS but can't be bothered talking to some O2 peon
     
  9. Liquid K9

    Liquid K9 Human programmer.. heh

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    you could have counted me in that, except the fact that the iphone is tethered to a carrier, that *must* charge a monthly fee turns me right off.

    apparently apple gets a cut of those monthly contracts. kind of disgusting.

    its just a freakin' phone.
     
  10. The_Beast

    The_Beast I like wood ಠ_ಠ

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    price is most likey why it's selling better


    The most I will pay for a phone is $150
     
  11. Gunsmith

    Gunsmith Maximum Win

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    tell that to the legions of idiots currently fapping off over a picture of Steve Jobs.
     
  12. rhuitron

    rhuitron Bump? What Bump?

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    Apple 3G.

    Still a piece of ****.
     
  13. johnmustrule

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    This thing won't interest me untill it's 50gb+ until then there's archos!
     
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