1. Nikumba's Avatar
    First the good news

    So been using a 920 for a few months and its an utterly awesome device, been really good for me, love the OS, love how it all hangs together.

    Now the bad news

    Work had bought it and with changing my job in the next few days so have to hand it back and go back to my personal 4S, just setting it back up, and my god my first thought how bloody small it is, I liked the size of the 920.

    Also being used to all the integration of social, people etc IOS feels like a massive step backwards.

    The plan

    See if my new job gives me a phone, if not, put up with the 920 for a few months to at least the Build event and see if the 928 is coming to the UK, then get Sim free or pick up another 920

    04-18-2013 03:39 PM
  2. WavingReds's Avatar
    Sad times indeed but great that your company gave you a 920 to use but sadder is you had an iphone to fall back to.

    Sad Faced indeed!

    Come back to the fold when you can!
    Laura Knotek and MSFTisMIA like this.
    04-18-2013 03:40 PM
  3. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    I'm sorry to hear you have to turn in your 920.

    Congratulations on the new job, though. ☺👍

    Hopefully, you'll be able to get a new Nokia Lumia soon.
    04-18-2013 03:44 PM
  4. Nikumba's Avatar
    I am still going to keep apace with what is going on here, so not going to vanish, but yes was lucky to get the 920, but to be fair since I had to order it, well was only going to get the best phone to evaluate it for office use.

    At the start I was not sure if I would recommend it, but to be fair to Nokia the updates have pretty much sorted it all out, now if MS can please for the love of god let me have traditional VPN support be even more happy.

    But using my iphone now, just shows how much iOS has not changed or innovated the overall experience. It is simple things like the entire social integration on the device, but then they go and spoil it with the music playback.

    But yes I will return to the windows phone fold as soon as bloody possible :)
    Laura Knotek and Muessig like this.
    04-18-2013 03:48 PM
  5. Gergolos's Avatar
    :( i hope you will get an awesome device after waiting a few months! Maybe you could buy a used wp7.8 device untill then?
    04-18-2013 03:56 PM
  6. Nikumba's Avatar
    :( i hope you will get an awesome device after waiting a few months! Maybe you could buy a used wp7.8 device untill then?
    I thought about it, I could get an 820 or a 920 Sim free now, but being on support in new job and them being a total MS house who knows, plus with the 928 and this Catwalk one knocking about, and BUiLD coming up I think I will just hold off and put up with the iphone.
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    04-18-2013 04:05 PM
  7. Gergolos's Avatar
    yeah, makes sense!

    Then let us hope your new job wants you to have the awesome 928! ;)
    04-18-2013 04:11 PM
  8. Snoke's Avatar
    Should have nogotiated the 920 up front as part of taking the job. Missed your chance.
    Sounds like high chance you will get one anyway - soon we hope.
    dknyov likes this.
    04-18-2013 06:56 PM
  9. miodrage's Avatar
    I would sell that 4s, plus a little adding, and bought me a new 920 :D Here in Serbia, u might get that transaction for 100€.
    The 4s is here worth about 300€ used, the Lumia920 can be found for cca 400€ NEW. So if travelling to Serbia is not a biggy for u, contact me, we can always arrange something :D
    04-19-2013 04:50 AM
  10. eric12341's Avatar
    Whew for a minute I thought this was a negative thread, what a relief. Anyway with the new job, if it pays more you'll be able to actually buy a 920 of your own and then sell the iPhone to recoup the costs. Meaning that in some cases you may even get a free phone because some people are willing to pay anything for an iPhone.
    04-19-2013 08:52 PM
  11. christenmartin's Avatar
    Ya get your money put of the 4s while you still can.
    04-19-2013 09:07 PM
  12. Nikumba's Avatar
    Whew for a minute I thought this was a negative thread, what a relief
    Sorry to give you that scare lol :)

    While I love the 920 I am going to wait for a month or three to see what happens with the new Nokia devices
    04-21-2013 03:25 AM

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