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Hopefully the first point is true, but the second part.. well the phone doesn't look too thin, and is somewhat bulky at the top and bottom.

Also, as long as my next phone doesn't do this to my pants:
(yes, these are mine )

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Think of the Prime's form factor as a tablet - maximum allowable screen size for the least amount of borders and bezel. And rumors say that the device will only be 9mm thick, so IMO that's a really thin phone.
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Think of the Prime's form factor as a tablet - maximum allowable screen size for the least amount of borders and bezel. And rumors say that the device will only be 9mm thick, so IMO that's a really thin phone.
Hopefully that is the case! The 11th can't come soon enough for me
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My HTC Evo 4g fists perfectly into my pocket. I'm leaning heavily towards the Nexus Prime, hopefully I can get 20 hours or more of continues use with the right kernel and ROM once development starts on it. ( I get around 11-13 hours on my Evo, my battery is already starting to show its ware, it was at around 15 hours like 6 months ago)
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If this thing can fit comfortably in the pocket of my jeans, I'll jump on it without a second thought.
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Think of the Prime's form factor as a tablet - maximum allowable screen size for the least amount of borders and bezel. And rumors say that the device will only be 9mm thick, so IMO that's a really thin phone.
Couldn't you argue that the curve makes the real "footprint" thickness larger though?
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Yeah, I had the W705 and another model..ugh, what was it... It was another W-model, and they just fell apart.

The X10 was actually the phone I really really really wanted, until I saw how sluggish the Sony UI was on it. Then it made me cry. I'm still happy with my Nexus One. Maybe I'll check out the X10, I didn't know there was a CM release for it. Thanks for the info!
Yep, at the moment the most stable and smooth CM7 ROM is Z's ZMOD CM7. I currently use it as my daily ROM and everything works on it and I may have only had 1 or 2 random reboots in the last 4 months or so. It's great.

However it is not an official CM7 release. The FXP team are currently working hard away on it and with some recent input from SE devs themselves we should see the official CM7 builds being released somewhere not far over the horizon.

After SE contributed to FXP I believe just about every SE handset out has been added to the supported list, just have to wait for the ROMs to make it out in the wild
    
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I wonder how long it will take for Canada to get the GMS version of this phone.

I just signed a new 3 year contract, and really wanted the prime next month at the latest, I hope the latter specs are true and will be worth the wait.

I'm getting a Blackberry to hold me over anyway.
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now THAT is a phone I'm looking forward to... however it's not HTC... =(
I REALLY love the HTC Sense keyboard... I tried Cyanogenmod... it was good and smooth and nice and a lot of the features were great... but it missed one HUGE IMPORTANT thing... the HTC Keyboard... I just can't live without it now... so I reverted back to the Sensation's Sense ROM...

oh and the weather app's nice too =b... as well as the Sense look in general...
Bro, HTC_IME.apk, and if you need to calibrate they have that apk aswell.
Sense look, *I dunno if hes still doing work* But VatSense (on cyanogen forums)
Then add ADW Sense mod + fancy widget & weatehr app of your choice.

I love sense, but I hated how slow Slide2G1 was so CM6 plus alot of theme work.
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ice cream sandwich..really?
    
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Well hello there Prime.







Edited by jjsoviet - 10/7/11 at 4:15am
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