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It's time for me to get a new phone and I'm looking at the android phones.

Currently I have a iphone 3G so now I want to try android. I did not have a data package with my iphone but with the android I will make the plunge and waste some money there.

I have been looking at 2 phones right now and it is the Xperia Play and Xperia Arc. Can anyone shed some experience with it. The one thing about the play that I like is that if I do get some emulators on my phone that I will have a proper controller on the phone but not sure if that should be the deciding factor since I have a feeling I would rarely use it.

Also opened to any other phone suggestions that are android based that I could get with Rogers.
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Going on samsungs history in the android marketplace there is no way I can recommend them, sure that could be changing but I still haven't seen anything impressive from them

I say stick with the big brands, HTC, samsung or motorola (although I tend to sway towards HTC because of their brilliant build quality and relatively unlocked phones). Out of those it really is your choice as to which you want, although The HTC desire line might suit you... their getting quite cheap now and still have a thriving developer community (I have an AMOLED desire myself).
post #3 of 63
I'd say HTC and I like my Galaxy S...
But Ive had a few mates say bad things about the Xperia X10 in the past, not sure if its isolated or any widespread faults though.
post #4 of 63
Anything htc or droid x. I hate Samsung Fascinate.

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HTC Arrive or Palm Pre... Oh wait ANDROID phone 3D Evo duh
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HTC Arrive or Palm Pre... Oh wait ANDROID phone 3D Evo duh
Or the LG Thrill which is GSM on Rogers you know
     
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i say check this out http://www.t-mobile.com/shop/Phones/...2x-with-Google
nvidia tegra :drools:
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i say check this out http://www.t-mobile.com/shop/Phones/...2x-with-Google
nvidia tegra :drools:
Tegra is alright. Exoyns is much better.
     
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The new 4G SideKick
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