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post #41 of 92
How exactly does the Zune software work with WP7 devices? It seems to me it shouldn't be required to be installed to do anything, but if it is then that's a big item in the negative category.
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Microsoft did a great job with WP7 OS. They did something innovative and unique on this one. You can tell that theres a lot of heart and attention to detail that was put to the OS. Mango will just make it better. This is like the Zune HD ressurrected in phone form. Lol. Its still an infant as of now (Less than a year old) and the future looks bright for this baby. I just hope microsoft doesnt drop the ball. On the otherhand, gingerbread seems to be pretty good as well. Or is it HTC sense, that makes it good? (tried a desireS on a store) IOS well.. never tried it. All i know is my brother bought an LG Optimus 7 and his iphone has been sitting in the drawer eversince. I just dont get some peoples the hate about Windows Phone 7.

Now everybody .

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How exactly does the Zune software work with WP7 devices? It seems to me it shouldn't be required to be installed to do anything, but if it is then that's a big item in the negative category.
Unfortunately, It is required. Same way that an iphone needs itunes. It doesnt have mass storage capability. So file transfers and updates will have to go through zune.(pics, videos, music and OS updates.) The good thing though is, zune is an excellent music software. Looks good too.
Edited by bogey1337 - 7/20/11 at 6:51am
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post #43 of 92
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Unfortunately, It is required. Same way that an iphone needs itunes...
In Apple's defense (I can't believe I'm saying that), this is going away in a month or two.
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post #44 of 92
I think you either love the OS or hate it. Personally, I can't stand the Metro UI. But that's just my personal preference, really. My roommate loves his WP7 phone, even sold his Nexus One to me and his G2 to another guy so he could have his WP7.
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From what I've seen, WP7 is very well polished.
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In Apple's defense (I can't believe I'm saying that), this is going away in a month or two.

Actually, no it isn't. iTunes is simply being moved to the cloud. You still have to ask Apple's permission before you put a file on your their device.



And WP7 will edge Android in user satisfaction because it is a premium device that sells a fraction of what Android does. What its not measuring is all of the people that looked at it and walked away in disgust.
    
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In reality WP7 is what most people need. You can have a Android Phone or a iPhone and install and install app and more app and play with it and since i had all 3 i came to a conclusion that WP7 is the smoothest, fastest, easiest OS. Also once you have your phone for 2-3 months example iPhone 4 you realize that from 10s of apps u bough you only use 2-3 and overs just sit on the phone.
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post #48 of 92
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4,163 mainly U.S. consumers surveyed
Article is full blown retard.

My opinion: I tried WP7 on my HD2. I liked the interface and the snappiness of everything, but overall felt the OS just lacked features and was boring. I can tear apart Android to look however I like; I can make it look like iOS with MIUI, not that I'd ever want to. I can make it look like WP7 even easier than that; there's a free app called Launcher 7 that essentially converts the phone to WP7 while keeping the Android market and other Android features.
Edited by Stealth Pyros - 7/20/11 at 9:23am
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post #49 of 92
out of all of the mobile OS's, they still haven't been able to perfect the main feature of a mobile phone...making a call i'd honestly would hate to have to be able make an emergency call in haste with any of them

slide this to unlock, locate "phone app", wait for it to load, then dial...there are days i seriously miss my razr.
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post #50 of 92
i do have to admit, i LOVE the Metro UI look so much that its my personal rainmeter skin

i'd like a WP7 phone but the HTC Arrive isnt screaming my name. its like the only WP7 phone on sprint and its so expensive i'd rather get a EVO 3D lol. WP7 is great, but i like android more
they need to have MORE WP7 for the OS to be successful tho. 1 WP7 phone on Sprint is kinda fail.
    
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