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true

would be nice if this was true

http://www.geek.com/articles/mobile/iphone-5-design-prototype-amazing-20110930/

I think that design is worse looking than the current design :/
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Why do you want to carry around lossless music if the bottleneck on a phone is the hardware, not the codec? Unless you have some kind of dedicated mobile amp?
Wolfson is kinda good actually, but I've heard recent iPhones and iPod Touches don't have it now. Current devices I know which sport Wolfsons are the Samsung Galaxy S family of phones as well as tablets running Tegra 2.
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Wolfson is kinda good actually, but I've heard recent iPhones and iPod Touches don't have it now. Current devices I know which sport Wolfsons are the Samsung Galaxy S family of phones as well as tablets running Tegra 2.
I'm sure it's good, but good enough to differentiate mp3 from flac?
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I've never bought an iPhone before, and I suppose I feel a bit foolish saying this right here, but i'm considering buying the 4s over the galaxy s2 mostly because I like the size and I believe the camera will likely be better (that's the main selling point for me). The lack of sprint 4g doesn't really bug me at all since I don't live in a 4g area anyway. I really want something I can record my profs lectures with so I can refer back to them. Of course I'm going to wait and see a good camera comparison first before I pull the trigger. If it's the same quality or worse in the end i'm definitely taking the S2.

I suppose I'd also save some money on my sprint bill each month since there wouldn't be a 4g charge.
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I'm sure it's good, but good enough to differentiate mp3 from flac?
From my experience (Sennheiser HD25-1 II, Little Dot MKIII), with the right tweaks like Voodoo Sound kernel the difference can be noticeable. Of course it would not matter for people who don't sport good equipment to match, but yeah I feel Wolfson in phones is just as good as the one in dedicated PMP's. I have a Zune HD and Cowon S9 for comparison, actually so I could tell the differences by switching back and forth between sources.

Well, I do have to sleep now. Catch you all later.
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You mean evolutionary right?
I wonder if Apple will rehash their ads as well.

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I've never bought an iPhone before, and I suppose I feel a bit foolish saying this right here, but i'm considering buying the 4s over the galaxy s2 mostly because I like the size and I believe the camera will likely be better (that's the main selling point for me). The lack of sprint 4g doesn't really bug me at all since I don't live in a 4g area anyway. I really want something I can record my profs lectures with so I can refer back to them. Of course I'm going to wait and see a good camera comparison first before I pull the trigger. If it's the same quality or worse in the end i'm definitely taking the S2.
Don't feel that way, I feel the same as you actually. Of course I will wait and see how it compares to other phones, but I definitely have my eye on the 4S
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I wonder if Apple will rehash their ads as well.

How hard is it to put an S next to the 4?
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How hard is it to put an S next to the 4?
Saves them costs, makes them money.
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How hard is it to put an S next to the 4?
If I wasn't on my iPod right now, I would've done it. LOL
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