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Old 22nd May 2011, 09:24   #3226
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finally i got the Dell XCD35.
Hi, wanted to check with you about the call quality. Have heard some unpleasant things about Dell devices regarding the call clarity. Thanks.
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You should've bought it with the rcomlsb coupon code
I know! But rcomlsb coupon din't work
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Hi, wanted to check with you about the call quality. Have heard some unpleasant things about Dell devices regarding the call clarity. Thanks.
The best part of the Dell XCD35 is its call quality. you can read reviews about Orange San Fransisco/ ZTE blade. everywhere the tests have proved that the calling is very good.

also GPS lock is very quick.
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use rcomslb1

BTW Spice Launches Mi-270, India's Cheapest Dual Sim, Dual Standby Android
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Can be bought for Rs. 4,845 here (After rcomlb1 Code) Buy Spice MI-270 at Best Price in India - Also find Specifications, Photos, Features & Reviews
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Hello! I have the LG Optimus One P500 and badly want to upgrade it to 2.3. Has LG come out with the update yet! What are they waiting for? My current version reads - 2.2.2. Kernel version - 2.6.32.9, build number - FRG83 and Software version - V10e-MAR-28-2011. Has someone managed to get an update later than this?
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Wondering whether 2.2.1 is available for the Samsung Galaxy 551. 2.3 has not come (samfirmware.com). Also, is it worth it to update from 2.2 to 2.2.1?
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use rcomslb1

BTW Spice Launches Mi-270, India's Cheapest Dual Sim, Dual Standby Android
2.2 Phone

Can be bought for Rs. 4,845 here (After rcomlb1 Code) Buy Spice MI-270 at Best Price in India - Also find Specifications, Photos, Features & Reviews
what is rcomslb1 ??

stay away from spice. very bad after sales and lots of issues with hardware too. i was considering a lot better mi310. stayed away from it after all reviews and even shopkeepers say dont buy spice.
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rcomslb1 is a special discount voucher to buy anything on letsbuy.com
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i downloaded some live wallpapers. but i am not able to find any option how to set them or activate them.
in settings i have display but no where i can find the wallpapers or screensavers.
Settings->Personalise->Home wallpaper
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@Jedi: One of my relatives has had XCD28 since Dec. He's a happy camper. Except for the battery life.

@War: Oh yes - you got late. It worked all of April and upto 15 May
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Settings->Personalise->Home wallpaper
there is no such option
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stay away from spice. very bad after sales and lots of issues with hardware too. i was considering a lot better mi310. stayed away from it after all reviews and even shopkeepers say dont buy spice.
You are completely mistaken. A friend has the MI-300 and couldn't be happier. He runs Gingerbread (via CM7).

Decent for the price
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Guys,

Is there a comprehensive ad blocker? Something which can smite down both AdMob and whatever **** Airtel uses.

Basically, there is this @(*#*&@#*&@*&# $exyRacing ad which comes on some stupid applications. Now I dont know who/when clicked on it - I got an sms at a time when i was not even using the phone - but it got "downloaded" and I got a SMS from Airtel billing me for it. @(#@#

I want to smite all such ad-fart-ware out of my phone. First the apps do minimum work - then they bill you just like that. WTH

PS: The irony - short of asking your janampatri - they ask 3-4 questions before cust care talks to u - but for billing, NO click is required. Shameless cheats
I had an experience wherein I got a message ' thank you for downloading Java game ' I was charged 99 for that. I raised a complaint and the 99 was refunded. Now this din happen by clicking on ad. But anyways u can always ask them for refund if u did not do the download intentionally.
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there is no such option
Try this.

Settings > Display > Wallpapers > Home screen wallpaper > (pop up) Live wallpapers
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oh djkher - that money i will surely get back. I've already sent an SMS to the porting team and have told Airtel that they have till 30th to resolve it - else its Hasta La Vista time, baby

I love MNP! Customer is KING!!

EDIT: But you know any comprehensive ad blocker?
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