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Originally Posted by transhour View Post
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 #52 of 92
I have one thing to say about this. Android CM7 But you have to be smart enough to install it.
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post #53 of 92
I loved going from IOS to Android, and I loved going from Android to WP7. They're all great in their aspects. WP7 just has it nailed for integration, speed and simplicity, which is what I want.
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post #54 of 92
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Originally Posted by AngeloG. View Post
I am one of the satisfied customers. Best smart phone all rounder I've ever owned.
Yep, this this this. I can't say it clearly enough: I've never been more happy with a phone than I am with my WP7 HTC Trophy.


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Originally Posted by stargate125645 View Post
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.
If you want to put music from your computer onto your WP7, then you need the Zune software. Is it horrible? No. Is it ideal? Well, let me put it this way... compared to the WP7 OS itself, which is the most beautiful piece of software I've ever used, the Zune software is...lacking. I generally don't use it unless I need to put some new music on my phone (which isn't often). The software works, though. It's just not pretty. Also, since WP7 can automatically sync pictures to the cloud, I don't bother syncing my pictures to my computer manually.


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Originally Posted by Stealth Pyros View Post
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.
That's true...but it will never be as snappy as having an actual WP7. That's the tradeoff with Android: you get great customization but you lose a bit of UI speed. Personally, I'd never take that trade, as all of that customization is mainly gratuitous, IMO.
Edited by flamingoyster - 7/20/11 at 10:29am
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The Metro UI rocks. Nuff said. I miss my Zune HD... /sigh.
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post #56 of 92
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even tho that would be brilliant if i use the pass lock, i don't, mine looks like this:



all i'm saying smart phones have moved a long way from the original primary function of a mobile phone...its great for texting, browsing the web and playing simple games, but making calls is a bit elusive sometimes...

on the tmobile wing, i had a button i would push and take me directly to the dialer, i still got buttons on my cliq, but none take me to the dialer...got ones for volume and camera, no dialer tho...like i said, there are days i miss the simplicity of a razr
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Then WidgetLocker is for you:

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post #58 of 92
I'll stick with Android. I enjoy development on it too much to switch.

Though I am very happy to see WP7 remain competitve. I've honestly only ever heard good things about it.

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Bleh...the Android lock screen is just so busy...
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post #60 of 92
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Originally Posted by flamingoyster View Post
Bleh...the Android lock screen is just so busy...
The screenshot I posted is with WidgetLocker; you can wipe it totally clean with just a clock if you want to and just slide your finger over where the lock normally would be.
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