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Also, Just wanted to add. Lets see you customize your iphone like this.
I like those.

Also, I never got an answer to the resell value of Android phones. Any of you had experience running out a subsidy and upgrading one?
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post #102 of 183
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Originally Posted by Kaldari View Post
I like those.

Also, I never got an answer to the resell value of Android phones. Any of you had experience running out a subsidy and upgrading one?
New contract for me, and upgrade for future bride = FREE! (Christmas, the only shopping I do is for myself, much better pricing)
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Resale is very low, Apple retains their value much better. If you are thinking about getting an android phone, my philosophy is always get the iPhone, sell it and then get Android. At the beginning it is expensive, give it a few months and it lowers much faster than Apple.

Let me talk again about hardware:
Droid 1
Gorilla Glass (hard to scratch)
Keyboard (crappy yeah but its there haha)
Ok camera, flash is also present (Apple is better)
standard microusb
microsd slot
durable enough
poor resale value (good for me lol)
good processor
replaceable battery
3.5mm jack (same as apple)

software wise its more customizable, but most of them I think are ugly, and there are too many choices, good for some people, bad for OCD, ADD people like me.
Edited by Nausicaa - 5/23/11 at 9:30pm
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Also, Just wanted to add. Lets see you customize your iphone like this.
Yes yes android can make cool looking home screens .

And if you jailbreak you can do similar things with your home screen / lock screen.
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Yes yes android can make cool looking home screens .

And if you jailbreak you can do similar things with your home screen / lock screen.
Not as robust though as Android's implementation. Elements such as widgets, live wallpapers and home launchers are still pretty much the green robot's domain; iOS could do it, but the experience is not the same.
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Not as robust though as Android's implementation. Elements such as widgets, live wallpapers and home launchers are still pretty much the green robot's domain; iOS could do it, but the experience is not the same.
All just things to make the phone look pretty really.
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I don't.

Both have their ups and downs, but i like iOS over all better.

The only reason i use it is because i wasn't going to wait for an LTE iPhone.
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All just things to make the phone look pretty really.
What about the ability to do most every mod without having to jailbreak/root? If you look at some of the screens I posted of my old setup, it was all stock. And the ability to make free calls and texts to anyone in the nation (without the need for wifi calling apps)?
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I had an HTC G2 which was AWESOME! But now I have a Nokia N8 which is AWESOMER!!!!1 Seriously I think the N8 is the most amazing piece of hardware on the market (Except for the OS and Processor). Even with those faults, the OS is good enough for me and I dont need 5 trillion apps. The batery life is also superior due to the slower clockspeed.

Seriously though when hardware is concerned, it cannot be beat.
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When I had Android, I loved it to death

Easily customized
Easy ROMs to flash too
Cool ROMs
Performance is nice.
Full Flash
You're never holding it wrong! [Got it from Cyanogen Mod. :')]
The Maps were nice.
Auto sync to Google by default. I know you can change this in settings, but being the lazy butt I am, it's helpful. xD
Multi home screens!

But it's sad to say, I also like Windows Phone 7. It's greater than Android in some ways, but Android will be in my heart.
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