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You could get the SGS 1 or one of the variants of that as well, captivate, fascinate...other randoms words. I have the captivate and it's a great phone.
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Don't let Google or Apple own your sole... buy a nokia N8! I always tell people about mine and I absolutely love it. The hardware is stunning and the business features are great. Yes, it has Angry Birds and other apps, but who needs 18 trillion to choose from? Besides, spend your time using the 12MP Camera with a REAL flash and a REAL shutter.
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If you plan on rooting at all avoid motorola anything.
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iPhone is JB, so yeah I'm going to root. Its true I heard that the new moto are more secure then fort Knox. So now I dwell I'm liking the nexus s, the galaxy s variants and even the gs2. Gs2 is only available overseas right now and comming to NA im july-aug. I wonder if I'm going to spend 4-500 nexus s and the galaxy s variants why not wait and see what the price is going to be here. If the gs2 is somewhere around 6-700 bucks here I'll jump on that. Will last me a while until something better catches my eye and I treaty phones great so here is where I'm at. Do I need a dual core or will the single core androids be enough? This thing is a beast of a phone.
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iPhone is JB, so yeah I'm going to root. Its true I heard that the new moto are more secure then fort Knox. So now I dwell I'm liking the nexus s, the galaxy s variants and even the gs2. Gs2 is only available overseas right now and comming to NA im july-aug. I wonder if I'm going to spend 4-500 nexus s and the galaxy s variants why not wait and see what the price is going to be here. If the gs2 is somewhere around 6-700 bucks here I'll jump on that. Will last me a while until something better catches my eye and I treaty phones great so here is where I'm at. Do I need a dual core or will the single core androids be enough? This thing is a beast of a phone.
From what I've been seeing around Android isn't that optimized for dual core yet and I doubt it will ever really get implemented into Android games. That being said, the way things are shifting I think we can expect to see some major dual core support jumping up in the next 2 or 3 versions of Android, so you'll have some age stability there. The dual core will help with multitasking, you know since Android actually lets you have that feature.
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Gs2 is only available overseas right now
Better get here soon and I hope rogers carries it so I only have to pay like $300.
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Better get here soon and I hope rogers carries it so I only have to pay like $300.
From what I've been hearing it sounds like AT&T got it's grubby paws on it.
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From what I've been hearing it sounds like AT&T got it's grubby paws on it.
Guess I am either switching then :/
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Dude if AT&T gets it, guess I'm driving across the border and buying one hope someone here gets it, getting tired of he iPhone OS tbh.
    
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Dude if AT&T gets it, guess I'm driving across the border and buying one hope someone here gets it, getting tired of he iPhone OS tbh.
Honestly, if your sick of the iOS any android phone would be a nice change. Sure you could go with the latest and greatest (namely the GSII) but right now the hardware isn't needed in a mobile device, a 1ghz snapdragon is more than fast enough for nearly everything (in fact, I don't know of anything it can't run that a dual core can).

I'm not saying don't get the best, I'm saying that other phones released in the last year still are viable options if you want to save some money.
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