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Originally Posted by Gnomepatrol View Post
I do see where he is coming from though.

The way i view it is apple=safe android=freedom.

Each have their own pros and cons, and if android has an enjoyable music exp. I think i found my first smartphone.
+1 for this could not agree more. Though Ipod is #1 as far as simplicity goes, but android is expanding and the freedom is already there.
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Dont forget.. even if you have lossless audio files you need the right headphones =] not those apple.... stock headphones lol..

30mb per file sounds about right but wow it sounds so nice on my headphones Monster turbine Pros Copper edition. i know i know alot of people dislike monster but their headphones are actually highly recommended from audio professionals.. and you could get a pair for 50% (genuine) off at certain places


IMO the HTC phones looks so nice. it will make heads turn.
The turbines are actually not that bad. It's the beats series that sucks.
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I despise it because of how limited it is the 3rd party apps are completely isolated and even as soon as I jailbroke it I knew i could never use stock again and now being beyond that with a rooted android I can't believe I was even able to deal with a jailbroken iPhone. Kinda like the Myth of the Cave
Yeah, I know what you mean. I sold my HTC to buy an airconditioner lol. I miss customizing that damn thing.

But try playing music in a samsung spica, you'll be tearing your hair off from frustration. I unfortunately owned that too.

@citra, wow. 30mb. thanks for the info. Who buys cd anymore to rip it into FLAC?
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I bought the new Foo Fighters CD to rip to flac. Foo Fighters ftw
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I hate Apple.

However, in comparisons with my DROID X, I noticed that the reviewers stated that Apple's software was superior. Stick with that.

~ Sent from my Gingerooted DROID X ~
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No I was just looking in and saw people saying the iphone has great quality blah blah. The fact is that it doesn't. The only android phone I have used was a droid x and I wanted to tear my ears off listening to the music compared to my zune hd, and that was just with my stock paper '98 honda speakers. My buddies samsung focus was pretty decent, not the best but I couldn't complain. Maybe you could look into windows phone 7. He now has a 3GS again and it bothers me how bad the sound is. Just go down to best buy or something and test all the phones out for yourself. Sound is subjective so maybe you will be happy with an iphone. lol I like typing lol

Fair enough on the lol. Also, thank you for the detailed post. These are what i am looking for. User experiences


As far as the headphone i will be using, mostly my ATH-M50s.
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Remember fellas, keep it civil.


My opinion is that they have their merits, choose whichever one suits your needs more (which only you can decide). My personal experience is that my HTC desire sounds lovely with a good set of headphones and FLAC but I'm sure other people would have had the opposite experiences. Just go with what you think is best
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Android plays more formats, mainly FLAC so I would say it is clearly superior. Also with android you have the added convenience of not being forced to have iTunes on your computer.
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I had some jailbreak program that allowed you to bypass itunes and just drag the music into a folder but it was still a bit of work.
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