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Poll Results: What phone should I get or wait for?

 
  • 36% (42)
    iPhone 4S
  • 61% (71)
    Nexus Prime ( Wait )
  • 0% (0)
    Blackberry Touch 9810 ( $50 )
  • 1% (2)
    Blackberry Curve 8900 ( Wait for N P)
115 Total Votes  
post #21 of 76
Wait till everything is out and tested against each other.
post #22 of 76
seriously? why is the blackberry even an option?

i've had probably 20 blackberries through work over the years, and honestly, they have all sucked... even my 9800... all slow, buggy, temperamental with horrible sound quality, reception and battery life...
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post #23 of 76
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seriously? why is the blackberry even an option?

i've had probably 20 blackberries through work over the years, and honestly, they have all sucked... even my 9800... all slow, buggy, temperamental with horrible sound quality, reception and battery life...
Because the 9810 is FREE.

But I just noticed the EVO 3D is also FREE right now, wish I could edit the poll.

Here are the free phone options:
http://www.rogers.com/web/link/wirel...uctType=normal

I may just wait it out!
http://www.knowyourcell.com/news/108...s_the_fcc.html

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Hardware wise, the new Nexus is said to pack a Samsung Exynos 1.5GHz dual-core processor, a 4.6-inch 720p Super AMOLED Plus display, an 8-megapixel camera, and Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich. According to the filling the device is also boasting dual-band 802.11n, Bluetooth and NFC.

As TmoNews points out, the device found in the filing includes GSM bands that support both AT&T and T-Mobile’s network. It is unlikely though that this specific GSM Nexus Prime is heading to either AT&T or T-Mobile as Verizon is expected to sell the Nexus Prime exclusively for a certain period of time.

While I do think that the Nexus Prime will head to T-Mobile and AT&T eventually, this device is likely headed to Canada or possibly even Europe. This could also be the quad-band unlocked version of the Nexus Prime.

Edited by 2010rig - 10/10/11 at 12:14am
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post #24 of 76
Really its between iOS or Android or Blackberry OS.

Tbh iOS for simplistic and does what it needs to do.

Android if you like to customise everything.

Blackberry OS if your business guy, there are no Apps, downloading an app you get that stupid loading circle which takes forever (even with the 9900).
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post #25 of 76
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Really its between iOS or Android or Blackberry OS.

Tbh iOS for simplistic and does what it needs to do.

Android if you like to customise everything.

Blackberry OS if your business guy, there are no Apps, downloading an app you get that stupid loading circle which takes forever (even with the 9900).
Really it's between iOS and Android. I'm not gonna get the 9810 any more, when I can just pick up the EVO 3D for FREE.

My concern with the iPhone 4S is with iCloud, and how much data it's going to use back and forth.

I can get 1GB data for $20, or 6GB data for $30. It sucks to pay that much for data, considering how many services I'm getting for $25 / month. Most of the time I will be in Wifi areas though.
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iCloud doesn't back up over 3G anyway.
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iCloud doesn't back up over 3G anyway.
I see, so it does it over wifi?
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iCloud doesn't back up over 3G anyway.
I smell jailbreak.
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I smell jailbreak.
Siri says no to jailbreaking, and rats you out to Apple.
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I see, so it does it over wifi?
I have a wifi-only iPad running iOS 5, and it seems to be the case. I can't say for sure though until my iPhone 4S gets here.

I do know that automatic iCloud backups are WiFi only, but I'm not sure if it is possible to do a manual override on 3G. I really doubt they would let you perform a 5GB upload on 3G though.
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