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Old Aug 29th 2009, 11:20 am
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LOL I asked my hubby for the VERTU phone, I had of course not looked at the price tag. It is a seriously nice phone though, apparently comes with a concierge type service............How the other half live.
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LOL I asked my hubby for the VERTU phone, I had of course not looked at the price tag. It is a seriously nice phone though, apparently comes with a concierge type service............How the other half live.
Yeah...The concierge answers your calls for you and schedules your diary...

The thing is, just like any mobile phone, once you buy it, more than half the money you paid disappears at that exact moment...It's not an investment at all...
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Yeah...The concierge answers your calls for you and schedules your diary...

The thing is, just like any mobile phone, once you buy it, more than half the money you paid disappears at that exact moment...It's not an investment at all...
I think if you can afford to buy a phone like that, you have to have a serious amount of money to burn......would imagine the people who buy these are not the sort of people who bother to look at the price tag!
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I think if you can afford to buy a phone like that, you have to have a serious amount of money to burn......would imagine the people who buy these are not the sort of people who bother to look at the price tag!
True...And the retailers are inflating prices even more because of that...
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True...And the retailers are inflating prices even more because of that...
It won't be long before your neds are running around with their copies.
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It won't be long before your neds are running around with their copies.
I don't think they would copy the Tag...
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I don't think they would copy the Tag...
Why do you think they wouldn't copy the Tag?
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Why do you think they wouldn't copy the Tag?
Won't sell as much as a Vertu copy...Not everyone knows that Tag also manufacture phones...
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Won't sell as much as a Vertu copy...Not everyone knows that Tag also manufacture phones...
I would have thought that a Tag phone would would sell better because of the name. However the Vertu is a better looking phone, so you mayvery well be right.
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I am so not into mobile phones, last one is the basic nokia! as long as I can ring people and text that's enough for me. BUT I did see a lush pink nokia for 700 dhs - I didn't buy it though
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I am so not into mobile phones, last one is the basic nokia! as long as I can ring people and text that's enough for me. BUT I did see a lush pink nokia for 700 dhs - I didn't buy it though
You can get it on 24 monthly installments...Subject to bank Terms and Conditions...
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You can get it on 24 monthly installments...Subject to bank Terms and Conditions...
if you need it on installments, you can't afford it...

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if you need it on installments, you can't afford it...

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I always let the bank decide...
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I always let the bank decide...
then that's where you've been going wrong...

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