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Hi guys going to patong in March and just wondering how things r so cheap . Can u buy unlocked phones over there and use them back in Australia . I have a iPhone 4S and getting a bit second hand so was just wondering if I can buy then over Thailand .

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1. Re: Patong

Any that you find looking too cheap will be copies (which I would strongly advise against buying) the genuine article are not going to come up IMHO cheap enough to warrant having to send it back to Thailandif it goes wrong.

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Copy iPhones come with Android operating system. Something you will instantly recognize. If it comes with the original Apple software it's the real thing and nothing to worry about.

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Because of the weak Baht at the moment, you can save money buying iPhones and other electronics in Thailand. At least compared with the prices in my country. I can't say if it is the same in Australia. I don't think you will have a problem with getting the iPhone to work in your own country.

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