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How about 4g. Its rolling out around my area so I need a 4g phone.
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But my android phone already has skype and a front facing camera... why is this special?
Exactly, I don't get it either..
post #13 of 22
I bet they if they buy adobe.. well yeh
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post #14 of 22
Umm

My windows 6.1 phone had skype and a front facing camera. and 6.1 was terrible
post #15 of 22
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But my android phone already has skype and a front facing camera... why is this special?
Because the Windows Phone currently does not have it.
This is not an article about andriod, it is about a new feature being added to the Windows Phone (makes no difference if andriod or iphone have it already).
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post #16 of 22
I wonder if someone can quickly clarify something for me. Back in 2005, I had an LG phone that had video calling ability and it did not lag at all. Back then though, I'm positive the 3G network was much worse - was this done over a different protocol or something? Maybe the network was just less congested?
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Who didn't see this coming?
I think the "shocker" will be when Skype apps disappear from Android and iOS.
    
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Because the Windows Phone currently does not have it.
This is not an article about andriod, it is about a new feature being added to the Windows Phone (makes no difference if andriod or iphone have it already).
It's not really a new feature though - Windows Mobile 6 had front cameras. In fact I have one in my hand right now. I'd be very surprised if Phone 7 didn't support front cameras, and would imagine it's simply a case that current phones on 7 just don't have the hardware.

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Umm

My windows 6.1 phone had skype and a front facing camera. and 6.1 was terrible
6.1 was pretty poor. But after flashing my Omnia with 6.5 I love it, front camera and all. Keep thinking of upgrading, but can't come up with a good enough reason to spend the cash...
post #19 of 22
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But my android phone already has skype and a front facing camera... why is this special?
It comes standard on ALL of the phones.
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It comes standard on ALL of the phones.
Not on my HTC Desire, mate.
    
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