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Poll Results: iPhone 4G or Android phone...

 
  • 41% (25)
    iPhone 4G 16GB
  • 58% (35)
    Android, please recommend a model and why... don't want people to just say Android
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post #71 of 80
Wait for the iPhone 5... then sell it and get any phone you want! I don't know why people are like Droid X and stuff... unless its on AT&T. The Atrix is nice, it has built in memory, but its nice since you can expand it as well. The iPhone 4 is a really nice phone... not good with battery life though. I love it but I use a crappy phone as my phone lol.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by jjsoviet View Post
You can get Swype by registering for the open beta, then download the installer and app. Ever since the initial version, Swype has gone a long ways with its precision and predictive algorithm - you'll feel natural with it in no time.

There are some clock widgets similar to stock HTC Sense, like Animating Flip Clock Widget Beta (get it from XDA-Developers) among others.
Do I just browse to xda using my phone's browser to download from them? And will my phone let me install stuff from other sources than the market without rooting? Obviously I'm quite used to the App store from Apple where everything went through them exclusively.

Thanks again for all your help. Also, for all posters who are still recommending phones, please take the time to read. I'll actually edit the OP
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post #73 of 80
Download the .apk file from your desktop and transfer the file to your phone. You can now install that app using a file manager from your phone.

You'll be asked to enable "Install from unknown sources" or something similar to that prior to installing your app. You won't need root access for this.
post #74 of 80
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Recommended file manager?
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post #75 of 80
There's lots of free ones in the Android Market. I use the stock one from custom ROMs but ASTRO isn't too bad either.
post #76 of 80
glad you made the right choice
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post #77 of 80
simple.

Iphone 4 = sheep.

Android = leader / world is your play ground


android:
galaxy s / galaxy ace
htc make good android and windows 7 phone
or a windows 7 phone = htc hd7
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Make sure you install the new gingerbread ota update
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DaClownie View Post
The Atrix did catch my eye, as well as one of the HTC phones... The Inspire I believe? They're both 4G phones, but is that using LTE? Or is LTE not available yet? Based on my readings, phones using the HSPA+ or whatever 4G won't get the speed increase when LTE is rolled out due to incompatability.

Thanks again for responses! Rep+ will be rolled out for these and future helpful posts when I get home (Rep+ button doesn't work on IE6 work computers! )

EDIT: My mistake on the iPhone... I just went.. iPhone 3G, iPhone 3Gs, iPhone 4G... didn't pay attention that the naming convention didn't stay the same. lol
i have an Inspire and its great, paid like $20 for it at walmart with a new contract, much better then the ATT store they wanted like $180 with a contract
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Make sure you install the new gingerbread ota update
My Nexus S came pre-loaded with the 2.3.4 Android installed.
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