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Originally Posted by Kaze105 View Post
I was hoping for either 3.7inch screen (no need for +4) or even slightly thinner phone.

I am a person who likes putting on cases on phone for security and so that I can hold it more easily, but when I see people with the iphone 4 case, it looks ridiculously thick. It actually looks thicker than my thunderbolt with its extended battery.
Does that make any sense? iphone 4 is still the thinnest smartphone out... unless you count the GSII as thinner despite being thicker @ the base.

9mm vs 14mm on the thunderbolt.


http://www.foxbusiness.com/technolog...4g-speed-size/

The device is, however, extremely large and heavy. It’s one of the widest, thickest, and heaviest smartphones on the market. It absolutely dwarfs an iPhone 4, for instance, and it could pretty easily could swallow a T-Mobile myTouch 4G in a couple bites.

Read more: http://www.foxbusiness.com/technolog...#ixzz1ZseEvHLG
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So what? What else did you really want? A bigger screen? No thanks. I think 3.5" is perfect. All these 4" and bigger displays just seem ridiculous to me. The 4S satisfies everything I wanted in the new iPhone release. Can't wait to pick one up when my contract expires in a couple months.
Seems like people don't want anything until Apple tells them it's what they need. No wonder us android users call you folk 'sheep'. If the new iphone had a 4 inch display i doubt you'd be saying 'no thanks, i'll stick with my iphone 4 because the display size is just right'. Pretty sure you'd be singing Tim Cook's praises at the 'perfect balance of screen size and useability'.
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Seems like people don't want anything until Apple tells them it's what they need. No wonder us android users call you folk 'sheep'. If the new iphone had a 4 inch display i doubt you'd be saying 'no thanks, i'll stick with my iphone 4 because the display size is just right'. Pretty sure you'd be singing Tim Cook's praises at the 'perfect balance of screen size and useability'.
One problem with your argument. I don't own an iPhone.
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One problem with your argument. I don't own an iPhone.
But you soon will.
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But you soon will.
Hopefully, in a few months. My current contract doesn't expire until Dec. But how exactly does that make me a "sheep"? I'm automatically an Apple fanboy because I like the new iPhone?
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One problem with your argument. I don't own an iPhone.
More of a general case than anything else. You aren't the only person who have said what you have stated previously. My gf's brother is an Apple tragic and can't think beyond an Apple spec sheet.
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Does that make any sense? iphone 4 is still the thinnest smartphone out... unless you count the GSII as thinner despite being thicker @ the base.

9mm vs 14mm on the thunderbolt.


http://www.foxbusiness.com/technolog...4g-speed-size/

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Read more: http://www.foxbusiness.com/technolog...#ixzz1ZseEvHLG
So, let me get this straight, you choose to focus on the 5% part of phone that is slighty bulkier, vs the majority of the phone that is thinner.

Makes sense.

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lol no 4G right?
Only consideration towards actually buying is the camera and maybe the new voice control.
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Always amuses me how people crap on about which phone is thinner. I remember using my Nokia 6120 classic (I think that's right?), that thing was as thick as two SII's or two ip4's put together but I was perfectly happy with it size-wise. One uber-thin phone being A FEW MILLIMETERS thicker/thinner than another uber-thin phone does not matter in the slightest for me.
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So, let me get this straight, you choose to focus on the 5% part of phone that is slighty bulkier, vs the majority of the phone that is thinner.

Makes sense.

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They could've helped themselves on weight and thickness by not having that glass on the back.
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