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post #21 of 71
Correct. The current sgsII from At&t has the 1.2ghz "good" processor. The new LTE version that's coming out in a few days will have the 1.5ghz "bad" processor. There is a giant debate on XDA for which one to get.

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Depends on your carrier and the OP doesn't mention who it is.

I think the Galaxy Nexus might just be on Verizon at first, I haven't seen anything about it being on any other US carriers unless you get an unlocked version.
    
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post #23 of 71
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I have slightly curved glass on my HTC Sensation and it's not that bad, you barely even notice it unless you slide your finger along the edges.

But yeah, the S2 has a better screen. Super AMOLED + instead of pentile AMOLED HD.
800x480 is low resolution for a 4.5 in screen.
post #24 of 71
i'm on at&t and i'm waiting for the nexus prime. hopefully it comes to the death star and soon. i have a 3g and it's completely crap these days so I don't know how much longer I can hold out. till xmas at the latest.

i still wish the prime had a sd slot but it doesn't. neither the 16 or 32gb versions.
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Hmm, we both were wrong. The AT&T/T-Mobile has the 1.5ghz Qualcomm and Sprint has the 1.2ghz Exynos.

http://www.gsmarena.com/compare.php3...&idPhone2=3956
http://www.eweek.com/c/a/Mobile-and-...l-Line-326347/
Wrong again, that's the AT&T's LTE version coming out that has different specs than the normal Galaxy S2 they already have.
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You got it mixed up man, your site is linked to an lte model which isn't even available in the states. The correct att gs2 is the i777 model. Thus att and sprint has the same 1.2ghz exynos, while tmobile has the qualcomm as previously mentioned.
This, the only reason T-Mobile has Qualcomm is because Exynos isn't compatible with its HSPA+ for better speeds. If that wasn't an issue, they would have had Exynos too.
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i'm on at&t and i'm waiting for the nexus prime. hopefully it comes to the death star and soon. i have a 3g and it's completely crap these days so I don't know how much longer I can hold out. till xmas at the latest.

i still wish the prime had a sd slot but it doesn't. neither the 16 or 32gb versions.
SD slot shouldn't matter if you actually manage your phone for what you need and not a ton of extra stuff.
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Just to confuse you even more, Tegra 3 is coming out on the 9th. This means quad core phones will be entering the market soon.
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Just to confuse you even more, Tegra 3 is coming out on the 9th. This means quad core phones will be entering the market soon.
So far the only speculation is a quad core Galaxy S3 coming Q1 2012.
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take your pick they will both be great phones
    
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Just to confuse you even more, Tegra 3 is coming out on the 9th. This means quad core phones will be entering the market soon.
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SD slot shouldn't matter if you actually manage your phone for what you need and not a ton of extra stuff.
SD isn't needed if it's just for what I need but the phone is marketed as more than just a phone. pictures, video, movies, etc all need storage and a sd would be helpful moving those files from my phone to my tablet or even another phone whether it's mine or someone else's.

it would have been more convenient if you had the choice between 16 sored or 16 stored plus 16 on sd. i haven't seen the insides to judge whether they could have added it or not but it would have been nice. i like the cloud but it's not a one stop shop for every situation.

even with that said i think the biggest deal breaker for me with this phone is when it will come out. people will only wait so long and the mystery on carriers other than Verizon in the US is not helping.
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