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Originally Posted by DuckieHo;15187500 
The current Nexus S has curved glass as well. It provides two benefits:
1) When swiping vertically, it makes it easier your finger moves around your joint... so it feels more natural.
2) When placing the screen face down, it keeps the center of the screen from touching the surface and reduces scratching around the more important area of the display.

Wonder who thought to do that? Brilliant!!

Now this is a phone I've been waiting to hear about. Apple-Shmapple, the Nexus Prime is where its at!!
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Originally Posted by XNine;15188080 
HTC build quality>Samsung build quality.

i've never had a problem with samsung's build quality. samsungs just feel cheap. htc feels cheap compared to an iphone also but there is nothing wrong with htc's build quality.

reality>perception
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im so glad i waited for this phone if all the rumors are true its going to be one Bad A$$ phone
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This needs to come out, NOW!
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Originally Posted by soilentblue;15188148 
i've never had a problem with samsung's build quality. samsungs just feel cheap. htc feels cheap compared to an iphone also but there is nothing wrong with htc's build quality.

reality>perception

True i had the Samsung Vibrant it was a great phone and stood up to a lot of punishment. it felt light and plasticey but the truth of it is it had the durability of a peace of steal i dropped mine so many times and never had a case on it never chipped and screen never cracked
post #26 of 308
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Originally Posted by Skrillex;15188060 
Funny when I had a Nexus S;

A; My screen scratched.

B; The curve is so slight you can't feeling the difference by swiping up only along the edges.

A) Reduction of scratching does not mean won't scratch. The curvature does reduces scratches to the center screen due to particulates on a flat surface.
B) It is subtle but there is difference. Grab a flat phone and play with both for awhile.
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Originally Posted by XNine;15188032 
Samsung? Ugh... go back to HTC with the Nexus line, please.
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HTC build quality>Samsung build quality.

I've had both, and I prefer samsung. The screen and camera make up for anything else, and Samsung build quality has been pretty great as of late. I have a Sensation right now, but only because of the Resolution. This completely destroys anything else in that regard, however.
     
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post #28 of 308
Seems really solid judging by the side view of the device. biggrin.gif

Also, there are rumors that the Nexus Prime will have a metal body this time around, and not plastic like the Nexus S. Granted that there is nothing wrong with a plastic chassis (still as durable as metal in most cases, even more tolerant to flex stress) but having the upcoming Android flagship using a more "premium" material would win people over in my opinion.
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4.6 inch phone? no way.. 4 inches is enough for a mobile phone
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Now that is a nice looking phone and has to be mine smile.gif
    
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