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Nokia sets up Trade-up program for your used phone in the US

29 June, 2013 | Read the news | Post your comment
Nokia sets up Trade-up program for your used phone in the US - read the full textNokia, in partnership with Clover Wireless, has launched a trade in program for the US. The initiative allows you to give your old smartphone and receive a VISA prepaid card that you can use for purchasing a brand new Nokia Lumia smartphone. Currently eligible for the discount are the Nokia...

 

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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-07-01 05:02 from RbXH - click to readWindows phone 8 OS and iOS7 has free apps but dude trust me, most of the free apps are trials, same with Android apps, most of them are themes for different launchers and trails. Apple has very poor service in my country and the prices are high. Windows phone 8 lacks many things but Nokia hardwares are indestructible. The market is full of cheap android phones like S4, which is trustable but plastic isn't my cup of tea. There's a need for one more OS like Sailfish OS based phones. Symbian phones have almost everything i want but it's sad that the ecosystem has been abandoned by the manufacturers. Too much confusion. I should wait until Sailfish OS based phones are available.

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  • 2013-07-01 08:45
  • t1$A

> In reply to compassstl @ 2013-06-30 16:22 from s1Xa - click to readIn my country i can get about 200 eur. 75 dollar for six months old unit its not a fair price. Its stealing...

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  • 2013-07-01 08:23
  • 3pvD

> In reply to shoaibbb @ 2013-07-01 06:56 from KII1 - click to readIs there a built-in file manager for Iphone..?
Do you agree to call Iphone5 as smart phone..?

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  • 2013-07-01 07:38
  • PA}g

well....nokia have to start "trade-up program " to sell their lumias..........alaas.....if a phone dnt have a file manager it cant be said smartphone..........

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  • 2013-07-01 06:56
  • KII1

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-06-30 23:40 from t1$A - click to readThe verdict still seems to be out on the effectiveness of antivirus software on Android. Some say it works others say it is a ripoff. Maybe someone else can answer that. If you're looking for free apps then all ecosystems will have them. I also think you can use iTunes cards on Apple's app store. You can buy those with cash in a regular store. Not sure if there is an equivalent option for the google and windows stores. If you're looking for pirated apps then I can't help you. I like paying devs for the work they put in.

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  • 2013-07-01 05:02
  • RbXH

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-06-30 21:24 from RbXH - click to readI can't buy apps, no credit cards. I like cash and won't get a credit or debit card ever. If i can't install an app from some websites on Windows or iOS7, then those ecosystems aren't suitable for me. Would using an anti virus application on an Android device protect from marlwares?

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  • 2013-06-30 23:40
  • t1$A

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-06-30 20:37 from t1$A - click to readI don't think you can. However, if I were you, I wouldn't download anything from third party sites unless they are pretty well trusted, like Amazon or something. That's where alot of the Android malware comes from.

(before the fanboys start flaming me, I'm just trying to help this guy out.) argue with someone else about Android malware.

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  • 2013-06-30 21:24
  • RbXH

Can i install an app from third party sites on a Windows phone 8 OS and iOS7?

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  • 2013-06-30 20:37
  • t1$A

> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-06-30 20:09 from 2IsN - click to readWow, you point out something which I would say, "you don't say"...
And yet, the Lumia(s) are the best, toughest, strongest smartphones class yet now. Get yourself something better to hate on :)

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  • 2013-06-30 20:31
  • bJ9r

> In reply to z @ 2013-06-30 20:00 from J5sX - click to readWhich means they have quite a while to go before they degenerate as far as Samsung fans.

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  • 2013-06-30 20:16
  • RbXH



look at the bezels on that phone... yikes...!


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  • 2013-06-30 20:09
  • 2IsN

nokia fans are getting as same as apple fans.

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  • 2013-06-30 20:00
  • J5sX

Ok lemme exchange my Galaxy S4 for 300 USD...

Oh wait... uh... NOT!!!

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  • 2013-06-30 19:58
  • 05UW

If you think an OS that force closes and freezes daily is good. I don't know what to tell you but time to upgrade to Lumia :)

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  • 2013-06-30 18:04
  • kg3J

Lumia phones run on the best OS currently. It's lag-free, no force close and freeze. It just works.

http://www.pcmag.com/article2/...16521,00.asp

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  • 2013-06-30 18:01
  • kg3J
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> In reply to Iskander @ 2013-06-30 09:50 from mA51 - click to readThats why Nokia is giving a new face on their products.

You see, here an Lumia 505 phone cost around 150 dlls new. Es the more cheaper smartphone (against Android ones). And in just 2 weeks they sold out all their stock. Some weeks ago the sell the Lumia 510 in 120 dlls new.

The idea of Nokia is starting to get the low priced market in order to gain loose ground, and actually they are winning.

The less expensive Samsung here cost around 180 dlls and is from Huawei/ZTE/Alcatel. People don't trust those names very good. And start to ask for WP ones.

Nokia needs to get more attention to their smartphone line. Ashas are doing well since they can get Whatsapp and Facebook on those BUT arent power enough to call it real smartphones. However, those are considered here fatured phone, and you have WIFI, 3G, Touchscreen and good apps. I don't thing "featured" phones will dissapear any time soon. And those costs from 100 dlls :D

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  • 2013-06-30 16:35
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> In reply to Anonymous @ 2013-06-30 12:15 from 3pvD - click to readGalaxy S2 came out 2 years ago. $75 is a fair trade-in value. Just like cars, you get less when you trade-in than selling it yourself, but it's a guaranteed sale with the money more immediately obtained.

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  • 2013-06-30 16:22
  • s1Xa

$0 for the ancient Nokia 2310? Are you kidding me?

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  • 2013-06-30 15:51
  • t1$B

Nokia Thailand's marketing team are very suck here, they couldn't make Nokia to the rise. Please Nokia Global keep the eyes on Nokia Thailand immediatly before they ruin everything.!

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  • 2013-06-30 14:54
  • w4xs

I still prefere to use Nokia phone because of solid build and easy to use (its apps are not complecated), clear black & good camera " Carlzeiss Optic". . .ect but i do not have choice to purchase‌ Lumia devices. In fact i need dual sim‌ Lumia phone. .(Nokia can produce dual sim‌ Asha‌ mobile phone.,why not Lumia‌ ? ). Every people have their own preference‌. . i think that it is not a wrong idea to sell dual sim‌ smart phones for Asian country ( many people in my country use two or three phones inclusive of tablet 7" & 8"). Some people buy secondhand android smart phone because of price and dual sim.

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  • 2013-06-30 12:58
  • 9Cj9

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