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Hmm. an excellent looking phone, but I gotta say I'm pretty happy with my Nexus S. I've yet to run into any issues or performance hiccups. I see little reason to upgrade until I can leverage the hardware that the cost of such a phone would merit. Glad to see Samsungs still at it, I personally consider the Galaxy S phones to be the best all around phones on the market. If it weren't for the carriers specializing (aka cannablizing) the phones i think we'd have a clear iPhone Killer. I know my Nexus S certainly sits pretty next to an iPhone, on paper or in real life.
    
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Originally Posted by RotaryKnight;13442664 
True, but there is one huge difference between the two chips, the tegra2 does not have the NEON instruction set, the exynos does. The neon set is a huge advantage, when used right you can offload many workloads onto the neon instead of the cpu such as video and graphics work.

Also the orion supports ddr3 smile.gif
I dont know how some of you are saying the sgs feels cheap. It feels fine in mu hand a little too light at first, but I got used to it. I have dropped the sgs many times and all the pieces are still attached to the phone with minor blemishes, I dont know if you can say the same with the iphone 4.

Thanks for the info, had no idea that it supported ddr3. Also is it the lack of the NEON instruction set the reason that tegra 2 has issues playing certain formats of 1080p video?
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Girlfriend has one, had one for the past 2-3 weeks. The phone is extremly responsive, really light... (to light for me, prefer my desire hd) its basically just the S1 just alot faster/lighter/responsive. Best touch screen i've ever played with.

Would recommend the phone to women personally, not guys, will end up crushing it in there palms because its that light...

(UK Fag here)

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Now just need a Captivate like S2 for ATT and ill be happy!!!! Kinda too happy with this Continuum 2.3.3 on my phone right now tho tongue.gif
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FYI, just in case anyone isn't aware, AT&T users are capable of using the full potential of the international version of this phone which is already out. This is mainly due to that the 3G/4G AT&T bands are the same as the international version has so there's no need for unlocking or modding.
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Only thing i don't like about this phone is the overall size. I would still like to be able to throw my phone in my pocket comfortably. This phone is just a bit too big imho.
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Is this going to be the Captivate II for US ATT users or an unmolested Galaxy II?
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It would have had 3 million and one if Samsung didn't decide to flip the bird to the CDMA market this time around, as I feared might happen frown.gif
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Got mine 1st may, LOVE it by far the best phone i have ever owned, the screen is bar far its best feature its really stunning
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One tiny detail the article is missing: Note that the 3 million figure is what carriers have ordered, not what customers bought already.

Even though 3 million is impressive that's not phones sold.
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