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WP7 is junk. Enough said. Battery life is abyssal and non existent.
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WP7 is junk. Enough said. Battery life is abyssal and non existent.
Didn't you have a Dell Venue Pro with WP7?
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Didn't you have a Dell Venue Pro with WP7?
Unfortunately.
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For everything WP7 DOESN'T DO, it sure does hog battery...
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Unfortunately.
LOL... so I take it you weren't happy with it... 'nuff said. Back to your 1.9GHz G2?
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You feel emotions, not thoughts. But i think it is too.
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You feel emotions, not thoughts. But i think it is too.
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For everything WP7 DOESN'T DO, it sure does hog battery...
Its all that hardware acceleration. My Samsung Focus wasn't any better on the battery, despite the combo of a black UI + AMOLED.

I can run Launcher 7 on top of Android and get the same experience with no battery hit, so yea, I'd say WP7 is dead.
    
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Not being confrontational in any way, but such as what? I ask because for me, WP7 really offers just about everything I want and need on a phone. But I know other people have other requirements and I'm just curious as to what yours (or anyone else, feel free to chime in) are.
Customization, access to the complete filesystem, ability to change configurations and themes to my liking. No other mobile OS has that level of flexibility.

Hell, I can do this for lulz:

Stock Android


MIUI (iOS lookalike)


Launcher 7 (WP7 emulator)
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You forgot the custom status bar.

The funniest part is that Android does WP7 better than WP7 does

    
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