Touching change

My mobile phone (Nokia C5 )was due for an upgrade at the beginning of December and, as is my way, I had been looking into other phones for a couple of months before that so that I could pick the right one for me. I had looked at the various models, read reviews, and studied the specs. When mum and I were passing an O2 shop during my last visit, we popped in so I could see if they had one with which I could have a play. Not only did they have one – which sealed my decision – but there was also an available member of staff and so I ended up leaving the shop half an hour or so later with a new phone, the number already transferred, contacts loaded and ready to go. Not only all that, but it was going to cost me £5 a month LESS than I’d been paying! 🙂

I am now the proud owner of my first touch screen phone – the Nokia Lumia 610, which is a Windows phone.

The only complaints I have thus far are that I can’t seem to figure out how to set my ring tone to my own piece of music rtaher than installed tones (though as it’s usually on silent anyway it’s not really a huge deal) and that it isn’t compatible with Nokia Suite so I haven’t been able to just add all my stuff from there. On the other hand, I love having apps and the touch screen so am sure I’ll soon get the hang of the rest 🙂

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  2. […] included popping in to a couple of the O2 shops to ask how to get my usual ringtone set up on my new phone. Unbeknown to me, as the phone was set to “silent”, the volume was on the highest […]

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