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post #21 of 30
Forgot the HD2, it's a brilliant phone, in fact it probably suits your needs more than anything else haha
post #22 of 30
if you go with tmobile then you can jailbreak an iphone and don't need an expensive data plan. That would be your best plan if you want nothing fancy.
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If you want a proper play around, a Samsung Galaxy SII would be good, and its easy to root and load custom ROMs onto as its got an unlocked bootloader.
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post #24 of 30
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Also, I'm thinking of getting an HTC HD2 myself. Whilst it may run Windows Mobile out of the box, the dev support is once again huge, and you can install Android straight onto the internal NAND memory, so it will act just like a dedicated Android phone.

Actually, didn't you use SKl's one when you met him?
HD2 would be a very good choice. Had one before I got my GSII.

Phone is very powerful and the screen is decent; but most importantly is very easy to stick Android on it and as Ellis said the dev support is very good. TBH with the HD2 it'd in theory be possible to triple boot it and run win mo 6.5, wp 7 and android
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If you want a proper play around, a Samsung Galaxy SII would be good, and its easy to root and load custom ROMs onto as its got an unlocked bootloader.

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HD2 would be a very good choice. Had one before I got my GSII.

Phone is very powerful and the screen is decent; but most importantly is very easy to stick Android on it and as Ellis said the dev support is very good. TBH with the HD2 it'd in theory be possible to triple boot it and run win mo 6.5, wp 7 and android
Yeah, I'm really thinking I might get one myself. Then I just need to work out what to do for the SIM. Might go for a SIM-free contract or giffgaff.
post #26 of 30
I have the SE Xperia Arc. Build is OK, casing is not the highest quality, I don't know how dev support is. It's definitely not the best phone though.
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post #27 of 30
For £200 I would go for a Galaxy S (International/Captivate/Vibrant).
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post #28 of 30
HTC Desire Z or S are kinda cheap these days.
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post #29 of 30
Desire S, Desire HD, Galaxy S I9000, EVO 4G, HD2 are my picks.
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post #30 of 30
i got my atrix for $25 off of amazon, and I LOVE it. I have it running cm7, overclocked it to 1.3 GHz, and it is as smooth as butter.
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