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post #1 of 23
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I've got a choice to make, here;

Nokia E7
Nokia N8
HTC Wildfire S
Samsung Galaxy Gio
Samsung Galaxy 3
Samsung Galaxy Ace

Will be primarily using it to talk, text, browse the interwebs, play games and listen to music.
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post #2 of 23
The galaxy ace is a nice phone, my friend has one and loves it lol It is better that the other galaxy ones too.

I don't know about the Nokias but the Ace has better battery life than the Wildfire.
Edited by Sean Webster - 10/13/11 at 2:19am
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an iphone4 will satisfy your needs
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If you have to buy NOW get an iphone 4 (if price/performance is what you're after)
or an iphone 4s (if you want the very best NOW).

If you can wait a month, and you want the very best, then you want the Nexus Prime.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Varjo View Post
If you have to buy NOW get an iphone 4 (if price/performance is what you're after)
or an iphone 4s (if you want the very best NOW).

If you can wait a month, and you want the very best, then you want the Nexus Prime.
Hate to break it to you but the 4S isn't even close to "the best" now.

Any of those Galaxy phones will treat you right, OP.
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Actually the iPhone 4s is the best smartphone for normal people, if you dont plan on doing very businessy stuff. It is just deadly powerful, and has a great App store to boot. Android Market just doesnt have the maturity and the gaming support that Apple has.

I would get the iPhone 4 though, if you can get the 4s for about 50 dollars. Plus, it has the retina display, the best mobile display in the entire world, vivid colors and 0 visible pixels.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by sloppyjoe123 View Post
Actually the iPhone 4s is the best smartphone for normal people, if you dont plan on doing very businessy stuff. It is just deadly powerful, and has a great App store to boot. Android Market just doesnt have the maturity and the gaming support that Apple has.

I would get the iPhone 4 though, if you can get the 4s for about 50 dollars. Plus, it has the retina display, the best mobile display in the entire world, vivid colors and 0 visible pixels.
Lol what? Stop being a fanboy that doesn't help anyone. There are phones that are far more powerful and don't have a tiny screen to boot.
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post #8 of 23
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To be honest, I'd rather not get an iPhone just because i would need to lock it to one operator plus practically everyone has one.

And I don't like apple. Though I've never owned one Apple product
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post #9 of 23
Lol at serious Apple fanboys in here.

I'd avoid the Nokias, they're pretty awful, apart from the N8's camera. The Wildfire S and Galaxy 3 are quite weak lowend phones (with tiny screens that wont help with games and web browsing). The Ace and Gio are pretty equal but the Ace has a slightly larger screen, better camera, slightly better features and better CPU and GPU so I'd say the Ace is the best of the lot.
Edited by Cyph3r - 10/13/11 at 3:22am
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Maybe i could go check out the Ace at the local store...
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