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

 
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    iPhone 4S
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    Nexus Prime ( Wait )
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    Blackberry Touch 9810 ( $50 )
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    Blackberry Curve 8900 ( Wait for N P)
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My folks just got their 4S's today, and I get to play with them ... they're sooo fast.
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for my personal experience, i regret selling my iphone4

and bought an android phone, so boring, no apps


go for iphone for a full rich experience of apss
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for my personal experience, i regret selling my iphone4

and bought an android phone, so boring, no apps

go for iphone for a full rich experience of apss
Which Android did you buy?

My iPhone 4S is still on pre-order, it'll be here next week.

The Nexus Prime should be unveiled on Tuesday, so, depending on how that goes, I may never open the iPhone and resell it.

Like I said, I do think iPhone's are great phones, it's just Apple's business practices that bother me, such as having the OS locked down, only being able to use iTunes to manage My Music, no flash support, having to jailbreak the phone to have freedom with it. Right now it's not clear if it's going to be jailbroken. Already seen their ridiculously high cloud prices.

And the most important to me is that I want a bigger screen. I hate browsing the net, and answering email on my iPod. Yep, I do it daily.

The more I think about it, the more I don't want it. I know it has many pluses too of course. Maybe I'll play with it and take it from there. *sigh*
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i buy the samsung galaxy s plus,

in my personal experience with android, it will still be the same with nexus and with just a faster procesor and bigger screen, but in application it will not be that useful,

if you have a friend with an iphone or android, you can try to use it to feel the difference, real world experience is better

flash is nonsense, why? do you plan playing flash based games on your phone?

youtube is playable in iphone
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I've gone to plenty of sites where I got the error message:
"This video cannot be viewed on this device"

Heck, some of my videos cannot be viewed from my sites. I can't upload them to YouTube 'cuz they're greater than 15 minutes long.
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Which Android did you buy?

My iPhone 4S is still on pre-order, it'll be here next week.

The Nexus Prime should be unveiled on Tuesday, so, depending on how that goes, I may never open the iPhone and resell it.

Like I said, I do think iPhone's are great phones, it's just Apple's business practices that bother me, such as having the OS locked down, only being able to use iTunes to manage My Music, no flash support, having to jailbreak the phone to have freedom with it. Right now it's not clear if it's going to be jailbroken. Already seen their ridiculously high cloud prices.

And the most important to me is that I want a bigger screen. I hate browsing the net, and answering email on my iPod. Yep, I do it daily.

The more I think about it, the more I don't want it. I know it has many pluses too of course. Maybe I'll play with it and take it from there. *sigh*
1) You shouldn't really need more than 5GB. Ever.
2) Considering the prices are yearly, it isn't very much.
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1) You shouldn't really need more than 5GB. Ever.
2) Considering the prices are yearly, it isn't very much.
Don't you remember the screenshot of my 8 GB iPod? It's already maxed.

If 5GB is enough, how come you got a 64GB iPhone?

You didn't address any of my other gripes. Besides, for music, I think I'm set with Google Music and their 20000 song capacity, I just signed up today. I bet Apple will find a way to block that service.

Anyway, I don't want to turn this thread into arguments. Let's let it be.

We'll see what the Prime is saying next week.
Edited by 2010rig - 10/14/11 at 12:12am
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i plan on picking up the iphone 4s tomorrow. I was thinking about trading it for a Ipad 2 16GB 3g and $200.
Edited by StatiiC - 10/14/11 at 12:25am
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i plan on picking up the iphone 4s tomorrow. I was thinking about trading it for a Ipad 16GB 3g and $200.
Just put it up on eBay, grab an iPad 2, profit.

http://www.ebay.ca/itm/Apple-iPhone-...#ht_500wt_1044

http://www.ebay.ca/itm/Apple-iPhone-...#ht_488wt_1291

$2000, seriously?
http://www.ebay.ca/itm/NEW-SEALED-Ap...#ht_500wt_1044

The Apple fan base is a fan base I will NEVER understand.

Why do they pay this much, when they could just order it from Apple at a much lower price?

Or getting it for a couple hundred with a contract. Or paying the early upgrade fee, or what ever.
Edited by 2010rig - 10/14/11 at 12:41am
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