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post #71 of 92
WP7 is so simple its not simple. iOS is bad enough when it comes to being simple, and now 3 year olds can use WP7.

Ill stick with my android thank you. Its like going from Win7 to MacOSX...
Edited by codejunki - 7/20/11 at 12:27pm
    
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post #72 of 92
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Originally Posted by xenophobe View Post
Agreed. And some people have way too much free time to make something work well when it should out of the box.

Android is buggy as hell. Even my decade old C500 running W2003CE was more stable than my android phone. For gaming, my C500 actually beats it. It's far more fun gaming on my C500.
Well, we couldn't blame the OS itself for being like that. Rather, blame OEM partners and carriers for adding unnecessary bloatware that "enhance" the user experience. If you try out a stock Android phone like the Nexus S, you won't feel the lags and glitches seen on other devices.

I gotta hand it over to MS for keeping the pimp hand strong on its OS. Little to no bloat that can tarnish WP7, and that's what I like about it. But apart from the smoothness, vanilla experience and UI, Windows Phone 7 isn't gonna cut it for me. I prefer the flexibility and customizability of Android.
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I made the jump a couple months ago. Android is too rough around the edges for me. I owned multiple android phones, rooted them all, tryed multiple different setups, did plenty of customizing and was never happy with how it came out.

Picked up a Samsung focus and have loved it so far.
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Originally Posted by BizzareRide View Post
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WP7 is becoming more and more amazing: No fragmentation, apps store growing faster than Android, better integration of apps with the OS, more fluid OS.
This article doesn't really give much of a chance for comparison - it never actually says what the android figures are.

I have found my android phones to be excellent. I havn't had a chance to play much with WP7 phones, so I can't comment on how it compares. iPhones don't really interest me, but I am a power user, so that's more me than the phone itself. Android suits me.

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Originally Posted by codejunki View Post
WP7 is so simple its not simple. iOS is bad enough when it comes to being simple, and now 3 year olds can use WP7.

Ill stick with my android thank you. Its like going from Win7 to MacOSX...
I think you'll find it is more like going from Linux to Win7.
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post #75 of 92
Quote:
Originally Posted by Celeras View Post
Do they fail math or what? Or, more likely, it was supposed to be a comparison to lolBlackberrys.

Also, WP7 is garbage. Percentages don't do justice to just how little these devices are actually selling, total flop.
I've heard pretty much nothing but good things from people who actually use it and nothing but bad from people who have never tried it.

Oh, keep reading.
    
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Man, I want to switch to Mango.
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post #77 of 92
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Quote:
Originally Posted by jjsoviet View Post
Fixed in 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, and even more of a non-issue with Tegra 3 quad-core SoC.
Is it out yet? Beside the point though... Android doesn't do everything better than the competition and vice versa.

Competishun iz guud.
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I paid $280 to cancel my Windows Mobile contract with AT&T so I could switch to an Android phone with Verizon. I'd gladly pay double for my current satisfaction.

Sent from my Justified DROIDX.
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post #79 of 92
What happened to people hating WP7?
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post #80 of 92
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Originally Posted by xenophobe View Post
Agreed. And some people have way too much free time to make something work well when it should out of the box.

Android is buggy as hell. Even my decade old C500 running W2003CE was more stable than my android phone. For gaming, my C500 actually beats it. It's far more fun gaming on my C500.
Yes. I just use my mobile phone for other things other than basic phone functions only when I want to waste time. So for that, there are Games, random Apps (The market is growing.), browsing, listening to podcast and music etc. The only thing I like doing on the go that I can't do on my phone is playing emulated games, and for that, I carry a PSP when needed, hehe. I prefer to keep the phone as close to its original state, it has that clean feeling, like Windows after a fresh install. You know the feeling, I'm sure. Not that I don't customize the things it gives me control over, I just feel it is not my cup of tea to install registry editors, unlockers, and stuff like that, even though on Windows I mess with everything. Perhaps weird, but my mobile feels better that way.
Edited by AngeloG. - 7/20/11 at 1:45pm
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